Warriors shoot lights out to beat Memphis in Game 5
Grizzlies guard Tony Allen was deemed inactive prior to Game 5 due to a sore left hamstring.
Grizzlies build early lead
The Grizzlies came out of the gate on fire and led by as many as 13 points late in the first quarter.
Warriors fight back
After falling behind 25-15, the Warriors closed out the first quarter on a 11-0 run capped off by a Steph Curry 3-pointer with two seconds left.
Curry hitting from three
Stephen Curry finished the first half with 15 points and all of his buckets came from beyond the arc.
Up at half
The Warriors took a 49-41 lead over the Grizzlies into halftime. Andrew Bogut scored four points, grabbed six rebounds and blocked four shots for Golden State in the first half.
Picking up the pace
Golden State extended their halftime lead thanks to some strong defense and took a 74-57 advantage over Memphis into the fourth.
Limiting the opponent
The Warriors forced 16 turnovers and held the Grizzlies to just 78 points on 39.8 percent shooting from the field in Game 5.
Cruising to a win
Stephen Curry finished with 18 points, seven rebounds, five assists and six steals as the Warriors blew out the Grizzlies 98-78 to take a 3-2 series lead.