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“Steph Curry channels prime Michael Jordan with his 3-1 legacy on the line”: NBA Twitter reacts as the Warriors brush past Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets

Jeet Pukhrambam
|Thu Apr 28 2022


Steph Curry says goodnight to Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets take the L as the Golden State Warriors stroll to the second round

Recording his 49th game with 30 points and 5 threes, Steph Curry took over in the fourth quarter to lead the Warriors past the line. He did not falter one bit as he channeled prime Michael Jordan with his 3-1 legacy on the line.

The Warriors faced tough competition from the Nuggets and particularly Nikola Jokic, who was on fire tonight. The lead for the Dubs came late in the fourth, courtesy of one Gary Payton Jr.

The Warriors will now face the winner of the series between the Memphis Grizzlies and the Minnesota Timberwolves in the second round.

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Steph Curry says goodnight and tucks Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets to bed with a clutch layup!

It must have been past bedtime for Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets as Steph was quick to say good night. His clutch layup sealed the win for the Warriors.

The 4-1 win means they have at least a few days of rest before the conference semifinals. The Warriors have been looking lethal all playoffs. They will look to carry this form deep and try and win their 4th championship during the Steph Curry era.

Also read: “Draymond Green had a moral obligation to punch LeBron James’ b*lls!”: When Charles Barkley justified the Warriors star’s behavior after he was stepped over by the King

 


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Jeet Pukhrambam is TheSportsRush's editor and creative writer. After freelancing for five years as an independent writer, Jeet has created thousands of blog posts and articles. He now covers intriguing news reports and throwback stories on all things NBA. In his free time, he enjoys techno, football, cooking, and traveling. Jeet takes pride in his critical thinking, music playlists, and his love for spaghetti.

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