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With Stephen Curry out, New Orleans Pelicans hope to stuff Golden State Warriors in Game 1

After sitting around for a week, the Pelicans take the floor again. This time, they'll be opposed by the world champs. Can New Orleans pull off another shocker in a series opener?

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2017-18 NBA Regular Season
4-0 (2-0 Away)
4-1 (3-0 Home)
April 28, 2017, 9:30 PM Central
Oracle Arena - Oakland, CA
WRNO 99.5 FM
Projected Starters
Rajon Rondo PG Andre Iguodala
Jrue Holiday SG Klay Thompson
E'Twaun Moore SF Nick Young
Nikola Mirotic PF Kevin Durant
Anthony Davis C Draymond Green
Advanced Stats (2017-18 Playoffs) via NBA Stats
99.97 (7th) Pace 99.97 (7th)
110.1 (6th) ORtg 98.8 (13th)
98.8 (4th) DRtg 110.1 (11th)
+11.3 (2nd) Net Rating -11.3 (15th)

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Stephen Curry is OUT!

Not surprising to see ESPN hating hard again, huh?