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Number crunch: More Curry magic lifts Warriors

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after making a three-pointer from near the half-court line at the end of the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. The Warriors won 130-114.
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after making a three-pointer from near the half-court line at the end of the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. The Warriors won 130-114. The Associated Press

A statistical look at the Warriors’ 130-114 win over the Magic on Thursday:

3: Games this season in which reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry has topped 50 points, becoming the first player to do it that many times in a season since LeBron James and Dwyane Wade in 2008-09. Curry finished with 51 points in the Warriors’ victory.

5: Steals by Golden State All-Star forward Draymond Green.

9: Points by Warriors All-Star guard Klay Thompson on 4-of-10 shooting.

10: Three-pointers made by Curry in 15 attempts.

14: Points off the bench by Golden State’s Marreese Speights on 6-of-8 shooting.

20: Shots made by Curry in 27 attempts.

24: Points Curry scored in the third quarter.

52: Wins by Golden State in 57 games this season, the best start in NBA history.

52: The Warriors shooting percentage from beyond the arc (13 for 25).

60.2: Golden State’s shooting percentage for the game (53 for 88).

128: Consecutive games in which Curry has made at least one three-pointer, an NBA record.

149: Consecutive games, including the postseason, in which Curry has made a three-pointer, also a record.

Compiled by Stu Rosenberg

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