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Andre Iguodala #9 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates during a game against the Houston Rockets in Game Two of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 21, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Hold On To Take 2-0 Series Lead Against Rockets In Western Conference Finals

Stephen Curry scored 33 points to turn back another spectacular performance by James Harden, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Houston Rockets 99-98 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

05/21/2015

Dwight Howard #12 of the Houston Rockets goes up against Andrew Bogut #12 of the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena on May 19, 2015 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Rockets’ Dwight Howard Preparing To Play Against Warriors In Conference Finals Game 2

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard appears ready to play in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors, although he’s not ready to say as much.

05/21/2015

OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 10: Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors shoots a layup against Joey Dorsey #8 of the Houston Rockets on December 10, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

5 Storylines For Warriors-Rockets Western Conference Finals Showdown

The top-seeded Golden State Warriors find themselves in the NBA Western Conference Finals for the first time in 39 years and are facing a Houston Rockets team that is brimming with confidence.

05/19/2015

Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors goes for the lay up agaisnt the Houston Rockets during the game on January 17, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Bounce Back To Beat Houston 131-106

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson scored 27 points each and the Golden State Warriors used a huge third quarter to roll to a 131-106 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.

01/17/2015

Trevor Ariza #1 of the Houston Rockets shoots the ball against Andrew Bogut #12 of the Golden State Warriors during the game on November 8, 2014 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Beat Depleted Rockets 98-87

After a 98-87 victory over the depleted Houston Rockets on Saturday night gave the Warriors their first 5-0 start in 20 years, Kerr laughed about his club’s 26 turnovers.

11/09/2014

Artist concept of NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) 70-metric-ton configuration launching to space.  (NASA/MSFC)

NASA Funding Powerful Space Rocket Project With Goal Of Reaching Mars In 2030s

Officials say initial phase of the heavy-lift rocket project, known as the Space Launch System Program, will now move from formulation to development, something no other exploration class vehicle has done since the creation of the space shuttle. The first generation rocket will be the most powerful ever built, with 130 metric tons of lift, enough to carry an Orion spacecraft beyond low earth orbit.

08/27/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Federal Aviation Administration’s 24-Hour Flight Ban To Tel Aviv, Includes SFO

The Federal Aviation Administration has banned U.S. air carriers from flying into Tel Aviv’s airport due to the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas.

07/22/2014

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NBA Playoff Schedule

Conference Finals have arrived. See the official schedule of games, scores and seedings.

05/23/2013