While Stephen Curry looks to set an NBA record and help the Golden State Warriors build some momentum heading into the playoffs, the Portland Trail Blazers hope to avoid ending a disappointing season tied for the longest losing streak in franchise history.
On the verge of setting the mark for most 3-pointers in a season, Curry also can help the visiting Warriors hand the Trail Blazers a 13th consecutive loss in Wednesday night's regular-season finale.
Golden State (46-35) is headed to the postseason for the first time since 2007 and Curry is a big reason why. The fourth-year guard ranks among the NBA leaders, averaging a career-high 23.0 points and shooting 45.5 percent from 3-point range. He needs two more made 3s to break the NBA single-season record of 269 set by Ray Allen with Seattle in 2005-06.
"If you actually do the math on it, it's pretty crazy of a number,'' Curry said. "It's nice to be close. It means you're healthy and playing in pretty much every game and shooting th...