saturday's nba review: golden state warriors secure win, cleveland cavaliers defeated

15:00    21 Oct 2018

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry
The defending National Basketball Association (NBA) champions Golden State Warriors recorded a victory on Saturday.

The Warriors secured 124-123 win over Utah Jazz in an encounter which was played at the Vivint Smart Home Arena, in Real Salt Lake.

Stephen Curry caught the eye for the Warriors as he finished the game with 31 points along with eight assists and four rebounds.

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Last season's runners-up, Cleveland Cavaliers suffered a 131-123 defeat to Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center in Minneapolis.

This was the Cavaliers' second successive defeat having lost to Toronto Raptors, before facing the Timberwolves.

Meanwhile, Los Angeles Clippers recorded a 108-92 win over Oklahoma City Thunder at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Danilo Gallinari and Tobias Harris scored 26 points each as Clippers secured their maiden win of the season.

Saturday's NBA results

Minnesota Timberwolves 131-123 Cleveland Cavaliers
New Orleans Pelicans 149-129 Sacramento Kings
Milwaukee Bucks 118-101 Indiana Pacers
Los Angeles Clippers 108-92 Oklahoma City Thunder
Utah Jazz 123-124 Golden State Warriors
Orlando Magic 88-120 Charlotte Hornets
Brooklyn Nets 107-105 New York Knicks
Memphis Grizzlies 131-117 Atlanta Hawks
Toronto Raptors 113-101 Boston Celtics
 

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