Kevin Durant and Patrick Beverley get ejected in Warriors' Game 1 win

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Umpire Mark Lindsay (29) and crew chief Ed Malloy (14) separate Kevin Durant of the Warriors and Patrick Beverley (right) of the Clippers in the fourth quarter of Game 1 on Saturday night.

The two ended up getting into a minor scuffle after it appeared that Durant fouled Beverley.

"I've been playing against Pat Bev since he was in Arkansas, so I kinda know what he brings", Durant said following Golden State's 121-104 victory, according to ESPN's Nick Friedell. "We talked about it the last couple of days".

Warriors coach Steve Kerr wanted his team to watch the end of the Masters. "That's what Beverley does", Kerr said.

As expected, the LA Clippers came out of their Game 1 matchup with the Golden State Warriors with a defeat - but the way it happened left several fans optimistic about the rest of the series.

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As for the actual basketball, two-time NBA MVP Steph Curry scored 38 points and made eight 3-pointers to give him the most in postseason history to lead the two-time defending-champion Warriors.

The reserves stepped up for the Clippers with Montrezl Harrell leading with 26 points and Lou Williams tallying 25 points and 9 assists.

Durant finished with 23 points, four rebounds, three assists, and three rejections in 32 minutes of action for the Warriors, while Beverley contributed just three points on 1-of-6 shooting and was a team-worst minus-24 for Los Angeles. Durant (3,679) passed Dirk Nowitzki (3,663) for 15th place on the career playoff scoring list.

Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is set Monday.

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