Curry missed the Warriors’ defeat to the Indiana Pacers last time out with a foot injury, but showed few signs of the problem as he contributed 32 points in his side’s 114-107 victory.
It was Washington’s fourth straight defeat and their ninth in their last 11 matches. While they managed to keep pace for the majority of the contest, Golden State’s quality shone through.
The Cleveland Cavaliers hit back from a nine-point first-half deficit to defeat the Detroit Pistons 102-93.
Both sides came into the encounter on a two-match winning run and although the Pistons started brightly, the Cavs came on strong in the second half with Kevin Love top-scoring with 24 points and LeBron James adding 19 points and 11 assists.
The Oklahoma City Thunder claimed their seventh successive victory after defeating the Indiana Pacers 105-92, largely thanks to Russell Westbrook’s 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists – his third triple-double of the season.
Monta Ellis scored 20 points as the Dallas Mavericks claimed their third successive win after overturning a six-point half-time deficit in a 99-92 victory over the Toronto Raptors.