After a heated confrontation with Phoenix Suns star Devin Booker, Warriors player Klay Thompson was sent off for the first time in his career.
The Phoenix Suns, a powerhouse in the Western Conference, are currently competing against the defending champion Golden State Warriors.
The game has been intense, to put it mildly, because both clubs may face each other in the Western Conference playoffs.
The Suns took a slim 6-point lead into halftime thanks to some outstanding shooting and outstanding defense.
Devin Booker, the Suns' star player, in particular proved crucial in this particular point-scoring race. For the Dubs, "Chef Curry" played a crucial role in keeping the Warriors in the contest.
The Warriors appeared capable of mounting a significant comeback given their quality entering the third quarter when the Dubs had everything to play for.