THE Golden State Warriors made it three straight wins, easing to victory over the lowly Brooklyn Nets on Saturday in Oakland (Sunday, Manila time).
Steph Curry and Klay Thompson were the only Golden State players to score in double figures as Kevin Durant sat out with an injury, but the Warriors proved too much for the Nets.
Curry scored 27 points on 9 of 21 shooting, while Thompson went 8 for 18 and scored 24 points as the Warriors made it three straight wins.
Durant was out with a swollen left pinky but the Warriors still eased to their 49th win in 58 games.
The Nets absorbed their 16th straight loss.
Ronda Hollis Jefferson was the only starter to score in double figures for Brooklyn, delivering 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Sean Kilpatrick had 15 points and 10 rebounds, while fellow reserve Trevor Booker had 12 and 10.
Spender Dinwiddie scored 13.