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.
The Golden State Warriors have rightfully hogged headlines this season. That'll happen when you're setting NBA records left and right before the calendar flips to the new year.
There are 10 teams in the Eastern Conference within 3.5 games of each other. Oh, and they're the 10 best teams in the conference.