The first night didn’t go so well—their 123-78 loss to the Clippers Sunday night was the biggest beatdown in the NBA this season, one point worse than the 44-point thrashing the Kings hung on Cleveland last month.
The Warriors are coming off a loss in Phoenix on Saturday and are just 5-5 in their last 10 games.
THE GAME: Philadelphia 76ers (15-37) at Golden State Warriors (30-21), 7:30 p.m.
LAST MEETING: Nov. 4, 2013, at Philadelphia. Warriors 110, 76ers 90: Andre Iguodala torched his former team for 32 points and Stephen Curry recorded his second career triple-double with 18 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds as the Warriors cruised, opening a 66-42 halftime lead and holding a 98-65 edge after three period.
ALL-TIME: Warriors lead series 54-46 (since moving to Oakland in 1971)
CURRENT STREAK: Warriors won last meeting
There’s just one other game on The Docket for Monday:
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Southern Utah Thunderbirds (1-19) at Sacramento State Hornets (9-11), 7:05 p.m.
BIG SKY CONFERENCE: Southern Utah 0-11, Sacramento State 5-6
LAST MEETING: Jan. 11, 2014, at Cedar City, Utah. Sacramento State 77, Southern Utah 49: Dylan Garrity scored 21 points and Mikh McKinney had 15 as the Hornets dominated the Thunderbirds to pick up their first Big Sky win of the season. Southern Utah had just two points in the first eight minutes as Sacramento State went up 17-2 and led 36-15 by halftime.
ALL-TIME: Southern Utah leads 12-7
CURRENT STREAK: Sacramento State won last meeting
Kings at Cleveland, 4 p.m.