Golden State Warriors vs. Utah Jazz
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The Golden State Warriors did not give the Utah Jazz an opportunity to win in their Western Conference Semifinals playoff matchup and close the series with a 4-0 sweep. With the win, the Warriors will just need to wait the winner between the Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs for the Western Conference Finals matchup.
As expected, the Splash Brothers provided the spark for the team in the opening quarter and this made it easier for them to win convincingly on Monday with the final score of 121-95. Point guard superstar Stephen Curry led the team in scoring with 30 points, grabbed 5 rebounds, 7 assists and a block shot, while Klay Thompson scored 21 points for the game.
Other key players who scored in double figure include Kevin Durant with 18 points, Draymond Green scored 17 points and Javale McGee added 12 points for the Warriors.
As for the Utah Jazz, Gordon Haywood led the team by scoring 25 points, Shelvin Mack added 18 points, Dante Exum scored 15 points and center Rudy Gobert added 12 points for the game. They played with a home court advantage on game 4 at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, but failed to level the intensity of the Warriors.
Both the Golden State and Cleveland Cavaliers swept their opponents.
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