«Golden state Warriors» defeated in overtime «Oklahoma city Tender» 121:118 and secured participation in the playoffs. The last club that secured a release in the next stage of the NBA championship in February, was «Los Angeles Lakers», which they managed to do so in 1988.
The warriors scored 53 victories in 58 matches.
The leader of Californians Stephen Curry scored 46 points. He scored 12 three-pointers, equalling the record for the NBA.
The hosts won the first quarter 30:20, first half – 57:46. After three-quarters 83:78. In the last quarter of the «Tender» was leading with a margin of 12 points (90:78), but could not hold on for victory.
35 seconds guests have reduced backlog to a minimum of 99:100. At the last second Iguodala scored two free throws and turned the match into overtime 103:103.
«Oklahoma city» had a strong start overtime 5:0 and 108:103. Stephen Curry tied the score 110:110 (seven points it is). The hosts again took the lead 114:110.
For 33 seconds before the end of the match, «Tender» leads 118:115. Thompson evened the score and for 0.6 seconds before the final siren Curry just dropped from behind the arc.