Basketball fans can watch the Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Clippers game live online and see which of the Pacific Division rivals comes out on top of what promises to be a heated matchup.
The game tips off Saturday at 3:30 pm ET from Los Angeles.
The series looks to be one of the most exciting matchups of the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs, with plenty of animosity between the Northern California and Southern California rivals. The teams split meetings this year, including a famous Christmas Day contest in which Warriors forward Draymond Green delivered an elbow to Clippers forward Blake Griffin.
Later, in a matchup in March Griffin tangled with Warriors enter Jermaine O’Neal over the course of the game.
Fans who watch the Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Clippers playoff game live online will see no love lost between the teams.
“I don’t have Jermaine’s number so I don’t really talk to him,” Griffin said Friday of the possibility of tension between the teams. “I don’t know if there’s a lingering issue or not.”
The Warriors were one of the hottest teams of the playoffs last year. Sharpshooters Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry lit it up from beyond the arc and leading the team to a first-round upset of the Denver Nuggets in their first postseason appearance since 2007.
This season Thompson and Curry finished in the top 2 for three-pointers. The team as a whole hit 38 percent behind the arc this year.
They’ll face a Clippers team that has plenty of experience, with O’Neal leading the way.
“I’ve been through a lot of battles in the playoff field and I know how intense it is and I have great experience in that,” O’Neal said.