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The Golden State Warriors endured the come-back of the Houston Rockets and rallied past their opponents at home (115-109) to go up 2-0 in the series.

The two-time defending champions never trailed in the game and led by as many as 15 points (82-67). The Rockets cut the deficit to three (93-90), but the Warriors stood tall, brought their lead back to double digits (106-96) and sealed the deal.

Five players scored in double figures for the winners, with Kevin Durant leading the way with a game-high 29 points.

On the other hand, six players scored in double figures for the losing squad, with James Harden having a team-high 29 points.

Game 3 will be played in Houston on Saturday (04/05).