Wednesday May 20th, 2015

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry hit a 20-foot buzzer beater to end the first half of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Tuesday. 

Curry's shot over Rockets center Clint Capela gave the Warriors a 58–55 lead heading into halftime. Golden State had been down 51–37 with six minutes remaining in the second quarter before staging a comeback.

Shaun Livingston led the Warriors with 16 first half points, while Curry added 13. Curry finished the game with 34 points as the Warriors took Game 1 from the Rockets, 110–106

• MORE NBA: MVP Curry beats Harden again in Warriors' Game 1 win

Last week, Curry made a three-quarter shot to end the third quarter of Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Memphis Grizzlies.

​Game 2 of the series will be held on Thursday in Oakland.

• MORE NBA: Rockets' chances take hit as Dwight Howard hurts knee

- Molly Geary

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