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Monta Ellis outplays Brandon Roy in Warriors’ impressive win

The Warriors completely dismantled the Portland Trail Blazers Friday night, 108-94 (box score, recap), in the most impressive performance by Golden State this year. It was a major boost of hope for the Warriors, because on paper, there’s no way the Warriors should have won. The Blazers are one of the best defensive teams in the NBA. Didn’t matter, the high-octane Warriors hit 47 percent of their shots, including 7 of 13 3-pointers, and blitzed the Blazers up and down… Read More »

Blazers a tough test for Warriors

TONIGHT’S GAME Golden State Warriors (3-8) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (9-4) TV: 7:30 p.m., CSN Bay Area The Warriors return home from their five-game, seven-day road trip for a well-deserved, extended homestand of … one game. That’s right, the Warriors get the 9-4 Portland Trail Blazers at Oracle Arena tonight and then head back on the road for a difficult swing through Texas to play the Mavericks (9-3) and Spurs (4-6 . . . that’s not a typo, the Spurs… Read More »