Golden State has won five straight over Los Angeles at Oracle Arena.
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) -
The Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors will take their highly-entertaining series to Oracle Arena Thursday night for Game 3 of the Western Conference quarterfinals.
Knotted at 1-1, Golden State returns home to its raucous fans and with great history against the Clippers as host. The Warriors have won five straight over LA at Oracle Arena, eight of nine and 15 of the last 17 meetings.
"It's going to be loud. It's going to be exciting," said LA's Blake Griffin. "I think every basketball player loves playing in an environment like that. I've heard good things about this crowd, so we're looking forward to it."