Golden State led by 11 early in the third quarter before the Blazers scored 22 straight points. The Warriors missed 17 shots in a row and were held scoreless for more than 8 minutes during Portland’s run.
Isaiah Thomas scored 21 points to help the Sacramento Kings rally in the fourth quarter for a 91-90 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night.
David Lee scored 31 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 100-95 preseason win over a Kobe Bryant-less Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday in China.
Jeremy Evans scored 12 points and had 13 rebounds to help the Utah Jazz rout the Golden State Warriors 101-78 in an exhibition Tuesday night.
Klay Thompson had 17 points and four rebounds playing his second straight preseason game as a reserve and Golden State beat the Sacramento Kings 94-81 on Monday night.
Tommy Wingels’ goal at 16:07 of the third period lifted the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks in a preseason game Monday night.
Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears look ready to start the season. The Oakland Raiders look ready for a quarterback controversy.
Teams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.
Teams played their first preseason game this week, offering coaches and GMs their first glimpse of the strengths and weakness of their roster.
John Madden’s weekend got off to a good start, watching the Raiders’ win in their exhibition opener Friday night.