The former MVP Stephen Curry and the former DPOY Draymond Green were bullying the Luka Doncic-led Dallas Mavericks in Game 1 of the western conference finals. They made it very clear that they are back and doing some serious business in order to win the west and establish themselves as a dynasty once again while revenging everyone for the past two years. Many expected the Dallas Mavericks to outshine the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 as they recently pulled down the curtains on the Phoenix Suns. But that didn’t happen as Stephen Curry and Draymond Green were locked in and got the dub as the Dubs now lead the series by 1-0. The Warriors were better than their rivals on all the ends of the court as they dominated the game.
The Golden State Warriors hosted the Dallas Mavericks at Chase Center for Game 1 of the western conference finals. The game was very important for both the teams as an early lead is always nice and advantageous during the postseason. But unexpectedly, the match-up wasn’t closely contested and head to head after some minutes of the first quarter. As the Stephen Curry-led Golden State Warriors took control over the game and established themselves with a good lead. The Dubs showcased their team chemistry by playmaking and assisting and also locked up Luka Doncic and other Mavericks stars who tried to step up and cut the lead. The final box score stands at 112-87 an embarrassing 25 points blowout loss for the Mavericks. Stephen Curry and Draymond Green get most of the credits for the win as they ran the offensive and defensive end for their team which eventually made the road easy.
Stephen Curry in the game, dropped 21 points, 4 assists, and 12 rebounds. While Draymond Green backing him up got 10 points, 3 assists, and 9 rebounds. Stephen Curry also shocked the world by showcasing his bounce to block a corner three-pointer by Dorian Finney-Smith. But Draymond Green got him as both teamed up to stop the attempt and were also successful.
Fans react to Stephen Curry and Draymond Green teaming up for the ultimate block on Dorian Finney-Smith’s three-pointer
With 4.1 seconds remaining for the first quarter to end an out of bounds, call was called and the game was paused. As Draymond Green blocked the three-point attempt of Dorian Finney-Smith. But it was Stephen Curry whose support got the job done. As Stephen Curry ran from the screen straight in the lane and got high up to even steal the ball from the shooter’s hand this had him unable to go for a pump-fake or dribble in for a side step. So the former DPOY got his hands on the shot attempt and a block was registered.
There are thousands of reactions for this synchronized block by Stephen Curry and Draymond Green. As fans reacting to it appreciate and praise their defensive efforts as Stephen Curry shocked many around the globe with his deep defensive bag last night. Find some of many such reactions posted by fans on social media platforms here below: