San Antonio faces Golden State, looks to stop road losing streak
San Antonio Spurs (19-57, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Golden State Warriors (40-37, sixth in the Western Conference)
San Francisco; Friday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: San Antonio will aim to end its five-game road losing streak when the Spurs take on Golden State.
The Warriors are 26-21 in conference play. Golden State leads the league averaging 16.5 made 3-pointers per game while shooting 38.3% from deep. Klay Thompson leads the team averaging 4.3 makes while shooting 40.8% from 3-point range.
The Spurs are 7-39 in conference matchups. San Antonio is 5-39 in games decided by 10 or more points.
The teams square off for the third time this season. The Warriors won the last meeting 144-113 on Jan. 14, with Jordan Poole scoring 25 points in the win.
TOP PERFORMERS: Stephen Curry is averaging 29.6 points, 6.3 rebounds and 6.4 assists for the Warriors. Thompson is averaging 19.5 points over the last 10 games for Golden State.
Tre Jones is scoring 12.5 points per game and averaging 3.5 rebounds for the Spurs. Devonte' Graham is averaging 1.6 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for San Antonio.
LAST 10 GAMES: Warriors: 6-4, averaging 119.6 points, 45.7 rebounds, 29.2 assists, 7.6 steals and 4.5 blocks per game while shooting 48.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.5 points per game.
Spurs: 2-8, averaging 110.8 points, 44.0 rebounds, 28.2 assists, 7.2 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 44.2% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 124.7 points.
INJURIES: Warriors: Andrew Wiggins: out (personal), Ryan Rollins: out for season (foot), Andre Iguodala: out (wrist).
Spurs: Jeremy Sochan: out (knee), Keldon Johnson: out (foot), Khem Birch: out (knee), Devin Vassell: out (knee), Charles Bassey: out (patella).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.
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