Klay Thompson scored 38 points, Draymond Green had a triple-double and the Golden State Warriors overcame star Stephen Curry's absence to beat the Houston Rockets, 114-110, on Thursday night.
Golden State was blown out by Dallas on Wednesday night for just its second loss of the season when Curry missed his first game since March because of a sore left lower leg. But the Warriors were able to outlast the Rockets, thanks to the big night by Thompson, who made six threes.
Green had 16 assists and added 10 points and 11 rebounds.
Houston trailed by three after a jump shot by James Harden (30 points) with about five minutes left before Golden State scored the next six...