Well, that really got out of hand. The Golden State Warriors opened up an early can of, well, Golden State basketball on Portland as they go for the series sweep.

Steve Kerr isn’t coaching the team, and in fact might be out for some time, but despite his absence, the Warriors jumped out to a 45-22 lead after the first quarter. A returning Kevin Durant certainly bolstered the lineup as well, helping the team drill eight 3-pointers.

Video, you ask? Why yes:

Just how bad was it? Well, here’s a Twitter sampling:

That’s in reference to this:

It’s the NBA, so no lead is truly safe, but at the same time, this one is truly safe.

Thanks for playing, Portland.

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