CJ McCollum (#3) of the New Orleans Pelicans shoots during the game against the Golden State Warriors at the Chase Center in San Francisco, California, on April 12, 20

24. /CFP


The New Orleans Pelicans upset the Golden State Warriors 114-109 at the Chase Center in San Francisco, California, on Friday, moving into sixth place in the Western Conference with one game remaining in the regular season.

Both teams played back-to-back games, and the Pelicans appeared to be losing their shooting touch in the first quarter after scoring 135 points on 57 percent from the field against the Sacramento Kings the day before. They missed 12 of their 14 jumpers, including seven of their eight efforts from downtown, and received just

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson, center left, dunks next to Golden State Warriors center Kevon Looney (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, April 12, 2024, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez) Ok

Both teams played back-to-back games, and the Pelicans appeared to be losing their shooting touch in the first quarter after scoring 135 points on 57 percent from the field against the Sacramento Kings the day before. They missed 12 of their 14 jumpers, including seven of their eight attempts from downtown, for a total of 17 points during this session. In contrast, the Warriors did not shoot effectively in this quarter, but they were able to obtain more easy buckets with early offensive to lead by nine points

GET MORE NEWS ON

        Fafatalltimesports.com

By Fafa T

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *