Published February 03, 2013
OAKLAND, Calif. – Stephen Curry returned after missing two games with an ankle injury and scored 19 of his 29 points in the second half, helping the Golden State Warriors beat the Phoenix Suns 113-93 on Saturday night.
Harrison Barnes matched his season high with 21 points for the Warriors, who have won fourth straight and seven of nine overall. David Lee had 16 points and 12 rebounds, Klay Thompson added 17 points and Andrew Bogut finished with 11.
Michael Beasley scored 24 points for the Suns, who have dropped four of five. Jared Dudley added 16 points, Goran Dragic scored 13 and Luis Scola had 14 rebounds, one shy of his season high.
Curry and Barnes combined for 20 points in the third quarter to send the Warriors into the final period with an 81-74 edge.