Golden State Warriors: 3 reasons to believe in their hot start

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The Golden State Warriors are looking like their juggernaut-selves of old, winning nine of their first 10 contests, good enough for the best record in the league.

Whether you like it or not, the Golden State Warriors are all the way back. With their only loss of the year coming to Memphis Grizzlies in a close contest, Golden State has gotten impressive wins over the Lakers, Clippers, and Hawks.

They’ve undoubtedly had a relatively easy schedule coming out of the gate, playing the Thunder (twice), Pelicans, Rockets, and Kings, but they’ve shown a level of dominance that few expected coming into the season.

The league’s most recent dynasty holds the best point differential by a large margin at +13.7. Some may doubt the Warriors after their burnout in the play-in last year – they relied so heavily on Stephen Curry to do everything for that offense.

They still do, for a certain extent, but let’s look at three reasons why this hot start may bring back a championship to the bay area.