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Warriors vs. Rockets GameThread: The 2016 NBA Playoffs begin!

The Warriors will take on the Rockets for Game 1 of the first round of the 2016 NBA Playoffs.

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As a reward for securing the top seed in the Western Conference, the Golden State Warriors get to face the Houston Rockets in the first round.

Nobody seems all that excited about Houston's chances. So let's just consider this a playoff tune-up or regular season encore before the real title defense begins — one last chance to celebrate the Warriors' 73 wins this season.

Today's pre-game question: How have you been celebrating The Record?

Warriors record logo Alex Torres/BreakingT.

BreakingT (with some design concept help from Tony.psd) came up with another t-shirt for us to enjoy as we celebrate the Warriors. Check out the design above and click here to get one.