Just before game time, the Giants are on a sudden winning streak facing the Dodgers, and the Warriors prepare for the second game after coming back from 25 down to win the first game of the western conference finals over the Spurs.
The most promising aspect of the Giants' lately is better and more effective hitting. They are scoring runs in bunches.
The Warriors look to have a much better first quarter tonight. A conspicuous weakness in the first game was the play of Klay Thompson on both ends. Unless there's something really wrong--which could be a real problem going forward--expect him to have a great game tonight.
What else to worry about? Steph Curry's right wrist which gave him problems in the fourth quarter. And retaliation by the Spurs to injure one of the Warriors stars. When Popovich pops off about a dirty play, the rest of the team gets the message.
A plus for the Warriors--coach Kerr is more active and involved each game.
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