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Stephen Curry and the Warriors, in full

The Warriors put together their most devastating formula in Game 3: Stephen Curry leading the offense, backed by a crushing defense.

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Rockets stunned in disturbing loss

The Rockets were surprisingly bad in Game 3 as Stephen Curry and the Warriors put them in a position no NBA team has ever overcome: the 3-0 deficit.

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Green: 'Step on their throat' in Game 4 (1:55)
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Harden swoons, Curry soars in Game 3

How a defensive change slowed the Rockets' star and helped the Warriors take a 3-0 series lead.

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Wilbone disappointed by Rockets (2:01)
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Curry, Warriors blow out Rockets in Game 3 (2:58)
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Curry drops 40 as Warriors send Rockets to brink

Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy, beating the Houston Rockets 115-80 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

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Curry: 'This is our best game of the series' (1:15)
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Smith's pass to no one (0:17)
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Curry can't be stopped (0:13)
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Curry puts team up by 24 (0:47)
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Curry boxes out Howard (0:22)
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Curry's easy 3 (0:08)
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Superman takes flight (0:18)
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Rockets upgrade Howard to probable for Game 3

Rockets center Dwight Howard is feeling so much better that he's listed as probable on the injury report for Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors.

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Postseason MVPs: Who's stepping up?

Steph Curry and LeBron James have been the biggest difference-makers in the playoffs. Who else cracks David Thorpe's list?

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NBA top 3 plays of the week (0:57)
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Fair to blame Harden for Rockets' loss? (2:57)
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Warriors protect home court (2:18)
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The Howard-Harden disconnect (1:03)
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Rockets unlikely to advance or get swept in WCF (1:08)
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The Herd on James Harden's Game 2 performance (1:48)
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Evaluating the Rockets' final play (2:21)

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game103.96th
Rebounds Per Game43.714th
Assists Per Game22.29th
Points Allowed100.517th

Team History

YearWLPCT
2014-155626.682
2013-145428.658
2012-134537.548
2011-123432.515
2010-114339.524

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