SALT LAKE CITY — Taj Gibson sat in his locker, head staring at the floor while Jimmy Butler, two lockers over, rubbed his aching knee, slumped down and nearly slouched over.
LOS ANGELES—In the NBA, a few things are undefeated: Father Time, a spurned player and the streets of Los Angeles.
The Warriors never really were in serious doubt with Stephen Curry out of the lineup.
Blake Griffin's quad injury came at a difficult time for the Clippers, who had lost three of four and had just started a five-game road trip.
Exactly two weeks ago the Atlanta Hawks sat at 14-12, having just lost their third straight game by 10+ points.