Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals belonged to the Golden State Warriors. Despite winning the game, the Warriors did not seem too keen about Houston's flopping during the game, and head coach Steve Kerr decided to take a shot at the Rockets at his Monday presser.
Upon entering the room and taking his spot next to a reporter, Kerr pretended to fall on her before straightening up and saying, "That's a foul." It was a pretty clear jab at the Rockets, who went to the line for 29 shots last night.
James Harden in particular went to the line for 14 shots, making 13 of them. The strategy seemed to work for a good portion of the game, with Houston outscoring Golden State 34-25 in the second quarter to tie the game 53-53 at the half.
But Golden State was able to do enough in the third quarter to hold off a Houston rally in the fourth to win 104-100.
All five of the Warriors' starters went on to have 13 or more points, with Kevin Durant scoring a game-leading 35 points.
Durant was matched by Harden, who also had 35 points. Harden did attempt 16 three-point shots, but only made four of them.
Game 2 will be played this Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. ET on TNT.