Led by Curry and Wiggins, Warriors defeat Knicks

Led by Curry and Wiggins, Warriors defeat Knicks

Stephen Curry had 24 points, 10 assists and six rebounds, Andrew Wiggins added 20 points and seven rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors beat the New York Knicks 111-101 on Friday night.

Klay Thompson had 20 points with four 3-pointers and showed signs of finding his scoring rhythm. He made four of his first six shots with three 3-pointers to record 11 points to start the game. Jordan Poole scored 13 points off the bench and JaMychal Green had 12. Draymond Green contributed 10 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.

Julius Randle had 20 points and seven rebounds and RJ Barrett had 18 for the Knicks, who started shooting 5 of 22, made 34.5% of their shots and tried to catch up all night.

Jalen Brunson struggled with his shots and was just 2-of-13 shooting and finished with 13 points for New York, which was coming off a 106-103 win over Denver on Wednesday night. The Knicks had won two in a row and three of the last four, but failed to match their longest winning streak yet.

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