Curry, Warriors rally past NBA-best Bucks 125-116 in OT
Posted: Mar 11, 2023 10:36 PM CDT
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 36 points with 22 of those in the fourth quarter and overtime, shining in his first home game back from a long injury absence and leading the Golden State Warriors past the NBA-best Milwaukee Bucks 125-116.
Curry hit a tying 3-pointer with 19 seconds left in regulation then blocked a layup attempt by Jrue Holiday in the closing moments.
The Warriors got the ball back with 1.9 seconds left and Curry inbounded to Draymond Green, who missed from deep.
Khris Middleton had 19 points and five assists, Bobby Portis contributed 15 points and 13 rebounds and Brook Lopez 19 points and seven boards for Milwaukee.