The Warriors started the quarter with a ferocious 27-7 run with Kevin Durant, Curry and Klay Thompson getting hot from the field and dominating at the defensive end allowing only the Heat to score 17 points. Cantwell put the Wildcats ahead for good with a 5-yard TD run early in the third quarter and added a 10-yard scoring strike to Andrew Vollert.
Westbrook scored 22 points with 10 rebounds and 10 assists for the Thunder, who led 90-82 before failing to score in the final 3:34.
"Golden state" without considerable effort on the road out "Orlando", punishing the hosts for the catastrophic game with his ring.
Despite the issue, the two-time MVP produced an nearly ideal game in Miami as he led the team with 30 points on 11-of-16 shooting, to go along with two rebounds and three assists in 30 minutes of action. They made their first field goal attempts of the quarter and didn't miss a shot until more than three minutes into the period. That was enough to give the Warriors a 62-60 halftime lead.
Karl-Anthony Towns notched his league-leading 19th double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds and Taj Gibson added 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who surrendered a fourth-quarter lead before Butler pulled them through.
The Golden State Warriors have won four of their last five games and they will be gunning for a third straight win after blowing past the Magic by 133-112 on Friday.
"I like that pattern", Kerr said. "It's been working for us". Heat C Hassan Whiteside is expected to miss at least two weeks due to a bone bruise on his left knee. The Warriors are halfway through their longest trip of the season.
UP NEXT Now 18-6 on the season, the Warriors will continue their road trip on Monday in New Orleans.
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