Golden State Warriors claim top seed in Western Conference


The Golden State Warriors celebrated their final regular-season game in Oracle Arena with a 131-104 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night that clinched top seeding throughout the Western Conference playoffs.

The Warriors’ first-round opponent, which will be the eighth seed in the West, has yet to be determined.

The playoffs begin on Saturday.

The loss dropped the Clippers (47-34) closer to a first-round matchup with the Warriors.