Round of the 2016-2017 NBA Playoffs for the Golden State Warriors (1) began yesterday as they face the visiting Portland Trailblazers (8). From the start, the game was determined to be an exciting one as the two teams traded baskets in the first three quarters but it was in the fourth where the Warriors mounted their assault and pulled away from the Blazers. The final score was 121-109. Draymond Green filled the stat sheet during the game with 19 points, 12, assists, 9 rebounds, 3 steals, and 5 blocks, while Steph Curry scored 29 points and Kevin Durant added 32 points, respectively. Other key contributors included Klay Thompson who contributed 15 points and Ian Clark with 12 points of his own. Another highlight to note is the key defensive plays that JaVale McGee made all throughout the game.
Game two will take place Wednesday, April 19th at 7:30 (PT) | 10:30 (ET).
You can watch the full highlights on NBA.com.