The Warriors topped the Thunder in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on Saturday night in Oklahoma City to force a Game 7 on Monday, which ignited the entire basketball world.
In thrilling fashion, Golden State raced back late in the fourth with two minutes left to tie the game, and 25 seconds later went ahead 104–101, its first lead since it was 12–10 at the five-minute mark in the first.
From there, the Warriors pulled away in large part to crucial turnovers committed by Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant.
Klay Thompson hit a playoff record 11 threes and finished with a game-high 41 points.
Players everywhere, from Damian Lillard to Dirk Nowitzki reflected on this unforgettable game, and looked ahead to the conclusion of the series.
Game 7 will be one for the ages— Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard) May 29, 2016
Klay went CRAZY smh...— Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard) May 29, 2016
Wow. Great game. Klay was incredible— Dirk Nowitzki (@swish41) May 29, 2016
What a game....— Julius Randle (@J30_RANDLE) May 29, 2016
✋🏽✌🏽️— Seth Curry (@sdotcurry) May 29, 2016
Are y'all gonna say Curry hurt or no? To his credit he's said he's fine.. Y'all need to let that go.— Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) May 29, 2016
Andre 1st team all defense— Evan Fournier (@EvanFourmizz) May 29, 2016
Unbelievable— Myles Turner (@Original_Turner) May 29, 2016
HOLY KLAY— Jahlil Okafor (@JahlilOkafor) May 29, 2016
What in the world did we just witness? 👀— Corey Maggette (@Corey_Maggette) May 29, 2016