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Golden State Warriors
New Orleans Pelicans
OAKLAND -- Nine free throws accounted for all but two of the points in an 11-4 game-finishing run that allowed the Golden State Warriors to escape with a 103-96 home win Tuesday night over the New Orleans Hornets. Three disputed calls, all of which went against the Hornets, contributed to the one-sided finish as the Warriors rallied after blowing a 10-point lead they'd taken into the final quarter. After Hornets rookie Anthony Davis converted a Greivis Vasquez assist into a three-point play that tied the game at 92 with 4:07 to go, New Orleans was held to two field goals the rest of the way en route to its eighth consecutive loss. The Warriors countered with just one basket in that stretch -- a 16-footer by Stephen Curry -- but did more than enough damage at the line, getting 6-for-6 accuracy from Jarrett Jack among its 9-for-10 finish. Golden State (17-8) caught its first big break after Jack's first two free throws in the last run put the home team back on top 94-9...
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- David Lee had 26 points and nine rebounds, Klay Thompson finished with 19 points and the Golden State Warriors brought their surprising road run home with a 103-96 victory over the struggling New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night.
After going 6-1 on the season's longest road stretch, the Warriors built a 14-point lead in the second quarter and held off...
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