OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors will seek a 50th win for the fifth consecutive season Tuesday night when they open a two-game homestand against the Brooklyn Nets.
Riding a five-game winning streak, the Warriors will be facing a Nets team that has lost three in a row and 11 of 12.
Brooklyn opened its five-game trip with losses to Cleveland, Sacramento and the Los Angeles Clippers.
The Warriors (49-14) are racing the Houston Rockets (49-13) for the honor of being the first in the NBA to 50 wins this season. The Rockets will get the first crack at it -- they take the court at Oklahoma City on Tuesday night 2 1/2 hours before the Warriors and Nets tip off. >> Read more
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