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The Warriors were out for revenge Friday night at Oracle Arena when the Grizzlies came to town. The Grizzlies did the unthinkable back on Dec. 10, blowing out the Warriors, 110-89 in Memphis.

So after the Warriors jumped out to a 24-point lead, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and company were ready to celebrate their payback. No contender blows a 24-point lead at home, right?

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But incredibly, the Warriors somehow did, with shades of last season's blown lead in NBA Finals still haunting their memory.

Memphis shocked Golden State again, erasing a 19-point fourth-quarter deficit to force overtime. As the suddenly silent Warriors crowd sat and watched in horror, the Grizzlies continued their roll in OT to win 128-119.

There have been worse meltdowns in sports history, sure, but these types of collapses don't usually happen to teams like the Warriors (31-6), playing at home against a team it definitely had circled on the schedule.

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Mike Conley and Zach Randolph led the way for the Grizzlies with 27 points apiece, while Marc Gasol had 23 and Tony Allen played incredible defense with six steals. 

Curry scored 40 for the Warriors in a losing effort, while Durant added 27. The Warriors' loss snapped a 25-game win streak when Curry scored at least 30 points.

Memphis is now the first team since the 2014-15 season to beat the Warriors twice in the same season.

Circle this date on your calendar: Feb. 10. That's when the Warriors get a chance, again, for revenge against the Grizzlies, this time in Memphis. It should be interesting.

Stud of the Night

The Timberwolves fell to the Wizards 112-105, but you can't blame Andrew Wiggins. The 6-8 forward scored 41 points, going 16 of 30 from the floor. 

Dud of the Night

Nets forward Joe Harris struggled against the Cavaliers, scoring only two points and hitting 1-of-9 shots from the field. He missed all five attempts from behind the arc.


Al Horford hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 17.2 left in the fourth to give the Celtics a lead over the 76ers. 

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What's next

Hornets (20-17) at Spurs (29-7), 8:30 p.m. ET — The Spurs have used a selfless, team-first approach to climb to the top of the NBA mountain several times in recent years; the Hornets are trying to build a similar, ensemble-cast team. Still, if you like star power, Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (24.0 points per game) vs. Hornets guard Kemba Walker (23.2 ppg) makes for a marquee billing.

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