Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/24/14
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- When reporters entered the Golden State dressing room after Wednesday's season opener, Warrior stars Stephen Curry and David Lee joking covered their shoulders with towels and acted as if their teeth were chattering. "Don't come over here," Lee warned. "It's ice cold right here, man." But even with Curry and Lee combining to miss 26 of 30 shots -- and with Curry missing two free throws with a chance to ice the game in the final seconds to boot -- the Warriors used 14 first-half points from Brandon Rush and 12 of Carl Landry's 17 points in the fourth quarter to grind out an 87-85 win over the Phoenix Suns in a sloppy game at half-empty US Airways Center. Curry signed a four-year, $44 million contract extension on Wednesday and admitted the excitement of the day had him jittery and rushing his shots. He finished the night 2-for-14 -- Lee was even worse at 2-for-16 -- and didn't score until hitting a technical foul free th...
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