Golden State Warriors

Capela, Gallinari pace Hawks to third straight victory


Kevin Huerter stole the ball from Curry, and Trae Young fed Capella for a fast-break dunk that made it 67-all at the 6:09 mark of the third.


Green followed with a straightaway 3, and the Warriors led until Lou Williams hit consecutive jumpers to give the Hawks an 88-87 lead early in the fourth.


1of15Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) high-fives Draymond Green and Kent Bazemore (26) after being fouled during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 2of15Atlanta Hawks forward Danilo Gallinari (8) is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Kent Bazemore (26) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 3of154of15Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) looks to the basket as Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 5of15Atlanta Hawks forward Onyeka Okongwu (17) is fouled by Golden State Warriors forward Kent Bazemore (26) as he goes up for a basket in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 6of157of15Golden State Warriors center Kevon Looney (5) and Atlanta Hawks forward Onyeka Okongwu (17) battle for a rebound in the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 8of15Atlanta Hawks forward Onyeka Okongwu (17) steals the ball from Golden State Warriors forward Kent Bazemore (26) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 9of1510of15Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela is sandwiched between Golden State Warriors' Kevon Looney (5) and Andrew Wiggins (22) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 11of15Atlanta Hawks coach Nate McMillan motions to players during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors on Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 12of1513of15The nets, rims and backboards are cleaned during halftime of an NBA basketball game between Atlanta Hawks and Golden State Warriors on Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 14of15Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) jumps over Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young (11) as he takes the ball down court in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Atlanta.John Bazemore/AP Show MoreShow Less 15of15Golden State started 1 for 12 on 3s before Andrew Wiggins hit two consecutive shots beyond the arc to force a 40-all tie midway through the second.


Curry displayed some dazzling ball-handling skills behind the back and scored layups on back-to-back possessions to force a 53-all tie in the final minute before halftime.


Curry wore Bruce Lee-themed shoes in support of the eight people, including six Asian Americans, who were killed in Atlanta-area massage parlors on March 16.


Stephen Curry and Draymond Green returned after injuries forced both to miss an embarrassing blowout against Toronto on Friday.






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