Stephen Curry, Warriors stave off elimination, force Game 6 by beating Lakers 121-106

Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis, middle, reaches for the ball between Golden State Warriors guard Gary Payton II (8) and forward Andrew Wiggins Wednesday in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)

SAN FRANCISCO — Stephen Curry had 27 points and eight assists, Andrew Wiggins added 25 points, seven rebounds and five assist, and the defending champion Golden State Warriors staved off elimination by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 121-106 in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals Wednesday night.