The Golden State Warriors are in front of the second playoff round. The DUBS sat down in Game 3 at Denver Nuggets with 118: 113 and thus only need a success for the progress. Denver also handed a gala of MVP Nikola Jokic.

Denver Nuggets (6) – Golden State Warriors (3) 113: 118 (Boxscore), Series: 0-3

Jokic set up 37 points in 38 minutes (14/22 FG, 2/3 threesome), 18 rebounds and 5 assists, but that was too little because Golden States open was not stopping again. The dubs met 55 percent out of the field and reclined 45 percent of their threesome (18/40). 12 of these disasters went on the account of the Guard Trio, consisting of Stephen Curry (27, 9/17 FG, 3/9 threesome), Klay Thompson (26, 10/18 FG, 6/13 threesome) and Jordan Poole (27, 9/13 FG, 3/5 threesome).

Draymond Green (6, 10 Assists) Backerte Jokic about the complete season, if not always successful. In the end, the Forward succeeded against the Serbs but the decisive Steal. Gary Payton II (11, 4/4) and Otto Porter Jr. (6) were also liked to please. For Denver still helped Aaron Gordon (18, 12 rebounds), while the Guards around Monte Morris (10, 4/11) and wants to weaken Barton (13, 5/13) again.

With the mute of desperation, the nuggets stormed, it was supposed to note that this was a must-win game for the hosts. The Warriors considered a lot of threes. Jokic seemed offensive aggressively and finally met again from Downtown and yet the Dubs almost led the complete first half.

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Denver had simply no means in the defense, in the second quarter, the guests met 13 of their 17 throws, seven of them from the distance. Curry, who came from the bank again stood at 15 meters, and Payton II (!) And Poole already had three triples in the account. The nuggets were still well served with a 10-point residue and blowing after the change to catch up.

Draymond Greens Steal against Jokic decides the game

The Warriors cooled and partly made slight turnover, especially Green, who also represented the ankle, but stayed in the game. At times, the nuggets even went back to lead, but curry and also Thompson countered. Nevertheless, the section at 30:18 went to the nuggets, which then had difficulties with the Warrior’s Small Ball.

Especially Andre Iguodala was emphasized here, the 38-year-old grabbed a Dunk almost from the freezer. Speaking of frewurflinie: Denver was quickly in the bonus in the final portion, the Warriors held the nuggets subsequently by unnecessary non-shooting fouls in the game (12/12 Ft in the fourth quarter). To do so, Jokic took over again, the Green could fool some times and with a nice drive three minutes before the end, the nuggets brought back in front.

But for a long time, the last points of the hosts should stay while Andrew Wiggins sinked a corner-free, Poole a circus casual hit and curry refusing a layup against Jokic. The Serb no longer saw the ball, when he got him then, Green clawed him the ball. It was the preliminary decision, even if Poole and Curry in the episode showed unfamiliar weaknesses from the frewurfliny.

Warriors vs. Nuggets: The series at a glance (3-0)

Game Date Time Home Away result
1 17. April 2.30 clock Golden State Warriors Denver Nuggets 123: 107
2 19. April 4 o’clock Golden State Warriors Denver Nuggets 126: 106
3 22. April 4 o’clock Denver Nuggets Golden State Warriors 113: 118
4 24. April 21.30 Denver Nuggets Golden State Warriors
5 * 28. April TBD Golden State Warriors Denver Nuggets
6 * 30. April TBD Denver Nuggets Golden State Warriors
7 * 1. May TBD Golden State Warriors Denver Nuggets

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