Jonas Jerebko shoots the basketball against the Dallas Mavericks. (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)
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On a team that features the superstar quartet of Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, it was Sweden's Jerebko receiving a massive ovation as he departed in the fourth quarter having scored 23 points in 21 minutes with three assists and six rebounds.Durant led the Warriors with 29 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists, but Jerebko's relentless energy was crucial to the Warriors victory.Jerebko scored nine points in the fourth quarter -- contributing a tip-in, a dunk and a 3-pointer as the Warriors powered to a 111-96 lead.Joel Embiid scored 27 points and pulled down 11 rebounds. Ben Simmons added 26 points with 12 rebounds and eight assists, while Jimmy Butler contributed 12 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and three steals.The Houston Rockets held off the San Antonio Spurs 108-101 with the help of 39 points from reigning NBA Most Valuable Player James Harden.
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