SportsPulse: The demise of the Warriors dynasty is on hold. USA TODAY Sports’ Josh Peter breaks down how even without Kevin Durant, they showed why they’re still the team to beat in the NBA playoffs. USA TODAY
HOUSTON — The Denver Nuggets or Portland Trail Blazers will get crack at them in the Western Conference finals.
Then the Eastern Conference champions — the Milwaukee Bucks, the Philadelphia 76ers or the Toronto Raptors — will get their chance, too.
But it’s probably futile.
If the Houston Rockets couldn’t stop the Golden State Warriors on Friday night at home, in front of a sellout crowd at the Toyota Center, with the Warriors perhaps more