Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/15/12
OAKLAND -- Harrison Barnes doesn't like to think negatively, but he couldn't help himself with the game on the line Wednesday night. The Golden State rookie bounced in a couple of critical free throws with 21.8 seconds remaining to save the Warriors' 92-88 victory over the Atlanta Hawks, two points that he was the first to admit weren't nearly as easy as they might appear in the boxscore. "I remember watching from the bench those missed free throws in the Denver game," Barnes recalled of late failures by Klay Thompson and Carl Landry in Sunday's double-overtime loss to the Nuggets. "I wanted to make sure I made them." Jarrett Jack dropped in a pair 11 seconds later as the Warriors, getting a key hoop from Stephen Curry in the final minute, held off a late barrage by Atlanta's Lou Williams. After the Warriors had nearly seen a 13-point lead disappear because of poor shooting and ball-handling in the final period, Curry countered a Williams 3-pointer with a driving left-handed...
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