Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/24/13
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors closed Wednesday's game on a 15-5 run, turning a 94-89 deficit with 4:35 to play into a dramatic 104-99 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. After Russell Westbrook dropped in two free throws to put the visitors up by five, Golden State scored on six of its next seven possessions to rally into its first victory over the Western Conference power in seven meetings. Carl Landry and David Lee scored all but two of the Warriors' points in an 11-2 burst that produced a 97-94 lead with 2:25 to go. Landry had the hoop that gave Golden State the lead for good, converting an interior hoop with 3:08 remaining. The Thunder, playing for the fourth time on their 10-day, six-game Western swing, got as close as one on two subsequent occasions, the final time when Kevin Durant hit two free throws with 1:31 remaining. But Lee turned a Stephen Curry assist into a layup with 1:18 left, and the Warriors held on from there to finish the first half of ...
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