The Golden State Warriors defeated the Sacramento Kings 120-100 to advance to the second round thanks to Curry’s big night on Sunday evening.
Stephen Curry finished the game with 50 points and a 20-38 field goal attempts, in addition to seven three-pointers.
Together, Kevon Looney’s additional 21 rebounds and 11 points, Andrew Wiggins’ additional 17 points, and Klay Thompson’s 16 points helped the team win Game 7.
Deandre Fox only scored 16 points for the Sacramento Kings, while Sabonis finished with 22 points and 8 rebounds. Malik Monk finished with 14 points and nine rebounds. The Kings have given it all, especially after taking the defending champions to Game 7 in their return to the playoffs after 16 years.
The Warriors will now face the Lakers in the second round of the 2023 NBA playoffs after the Lakers qualified after eliminating the Memphis Grizzlies in six games earlier in the week.