Durant hit consecutive 3-pointers to get Golden State back within 101-94 then dunked the next time down to make it 103-96 with 4:40 to go before finding Thompson for a 3 on the next possession.
Durant’s dunk at 2:12 made it 108-105. Curry had a steal and drive with 1:51 left but couldn’t convert, then missed a 3 as Golden State kept possession. Durant missed from deep the next time down.
“The way the game is played, and just to see the amount of quarterbacks that have gone down this year,” Griffin said, “I would say, yeah, there’s no way that myself and Kap wouldn’t be in the league. If you look at it from a pure stat standpoint, we should definitely be in the league. If you look at it from a talent standpoint, we should definitely be in the league.
According to Sullivan, “zero” political topics were broached when the Penguins visited the Oval Office before the ceremony. He said they presented Trump with “a gift,” but didn’t specify what.
At similar events in the past, teams have traditionally given the president a custom jersey for a photo op, which did not happen this time. A 118-word press release appeared on the Penguins’ website featuring a picture of several players, but their social media accounts posted nothing from the afternoon. No players were made available for comment to reporters after Sullivan took one final question: Was the president wrong “to attack” the NFL?
“Everybody’s going to have their opinions on the matter.” Sullivan replied. “I don’t believe it’s my place to share it.”
The defending rushing champ is likely to start a six-game suspension on Sunday, and it barely registers on the psyche of Football America. Nothing weirder than this: The Saints defense and special teams outscored every player in fantasy football Sunday.