Stephen Curry scored 32 points, Klay Thompson had 25 and the Golden State Warriors built a big lead early and held on for a 113-106 victory over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night in Houston.
The Warriors scored 37 first-quarter points and never trailed on the way to their eighth straight win and 60th this season. The Rockets’ four-game winning streak ended.
Golden State Coach Steve Kerr got his 200th career win, making him the fastest to reach the milestone in NBA history. He did it in his 238th game to surpass Phil Jackson, who needed 270 games.
Houston’s James Harden had 24 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds, his 20th triple-double this season....