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The Western Conference first round playoff series between the Denver Nuggets and the Golden State Warriors, is proving to be the most exciting match up so far.
Both teams play that back and forth style of basketball which is visually pleasing and makes fans want to stay up later than they should be.
During the fourth quarter of Game 2 last night, Warriors promising rookie Harrison Barnes, who has had a plethora of highlight plays this season, added one more to his portfolio with a nice reverse dunk over Nuggets forward Anthony Randolph.
H/T to Pro Basketball Talk for the video.
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The Golden State Warriors were able to beat the Denver Nuggets on the road in a high-scoring affair on Tuesday night, and an outstanding performance from Harrison Barnes helped get them there. The former North Carolina star led the way with 24 points and six rebounds, but it was his reverse jam in the fourth quarter that really put the exclamation point on the evening.
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As the Golden State Warriors shot 64.6% to beat the Denver Nuggets in game two of their first round playoff series, rookie Harrison Barnes scored 24 points in the 131-117 victory.
In the fourth quarter of play, Barnes took a feed from Klay Thompson and rose to the rim for a reverse slam dunk that got Kent Bazemore and Draymond Green from off the bench with excitement:
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Stephen Curry had 30 points and 13 assists and the Golden State
Warriors handed the Denver Nuggets their first loss at home in more
than three months, a 131-117 stunner Tuesday night that evened
their playoff series at a game each.