The Golden State Warriors shot lights out from the field in this one, going 43-80 (53.8%), in a 111-97 win over the Atlanta Hawks. Golden State (39-24) has now won three consecutive games.
David Lee put up 18 points on 9-12 shooting. Golden State also got solid performances from Jermaine O'Neal with 17 points and 8 rebounds, Stephen Curry with 13 points and 7 assists, and Andrew Bogut with 10 points and 9 rebounds. On 6-14 shooting, including 1-5 from behind the arc, Paul Millsap scored 16 points for Atlanta in the loss. He also added 7 rebounds.
Atlanta (26-34) has now dropped their last five in a row.
Coming up next, the Warriors square off against the Phoenix Suns, who are 36-25 on the year. The Hawks go up against the Los Angeles Clippers, currently 43-20 this season. The Warriors have lost two of their last three meetings with Phoenix. The Hawks are 1-0 versus Los Angeles this season.