Know Your Enemy: Golden State Warriors

Know Your Enemy: Golden State Warriors
December 13, 2013, 2:45 pm
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CSNHouston Staff

Warriors record: 13-10

Division standing: Third in Pacific

Conference standing: Eighth in Western Conference

The Rockets are 15-8 after their loss on Thursday night to Portland and they'll have another tough task in the Warriors on Friday.

Golden State is coming off a 95-93 home win against Dallas. In that game, they came back from down 18. Steph Curry scored 16 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter.

"He's a great player and an all-time great shooter," coach Mark Jackson said of Curry, via the AP. "I've seen Steph Curry every single day take that shot hundreds and hundreds of times, thousands of times, so when the curtains open up you expect it to go in."

Curry has scored 24.1 points and has averaged 9.0 assists per game this season. Klay Thompson has averaged 20.5 points per game and David Lee has put up 16.8 points and 9.3 rebounds per game.

In the last meeting between the Rockets and Warriors, Houston won at home 105-83. In that meeting, James Harden scored 34 points with seven rebounds and Dwight Howard went for 22 and 18.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.