The Golden State Warriors needed to win their final four games to eclipse the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls for the best NBA regular season ever. Thanks to a 92-86 win at San Antonio Sunday night, which also gave the Spurs their first home loss of the season, the Warriors have at least tied the ’96 Bulls for most regular-season wins in history with 72.
Following the win, reactions from current and former players and coaches from across the league came in.
Latrell Sprewell, who spent the first part of his career in Oakland, reflected back on his own playing days with the Warriors while congratulating the current team. Warriors big man Marreese Speights also expressed his feelings about tying the Bulls: