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Golden State Warriors suffered a setback in the game against San Antonio Spurs after its point guard Stephen Curry suffered an ankle injury during the match Thursday. But that changed soon after he came back from talking to reporters after the game on Thursday.
"I'm impressed with the youth movement that's going on in our country right now", Kerr said. "We still have a lot of talent".
The game should be a showdown of strength against strength as the productive offense of Golden State takes on the elite defense of San Antonio. With that being said, I'm still taking the Warriors over this struggling Timberwolves outfit who have only covered on two of their last 11 games. Forward Kyle Anderson matched his career-high five of steals with a double-double of 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Updating a previous item, Stephen Curry (ankle) will not play Friday against the Blazers and Sunday against the Wolves.
The last time the Spurs played, they beat the Memphis Grizzlies, 100-98. Durant scored 15 points in the fourth quarter, when the Warriors overcame an eight-point deficit. The Warriors ensured team balance. Largely propelled by an astonishing performance put in by Kevin Durant, the Warriors trounced over the Spurs at Oracle Arena in Oakland, but fans are still abuzz about the Curry's injury, which could bog the team down in future games.
Warriors: Thompson's first 3-pointer of the game gave him 200 for the season. While they are still a half-game behind the Houston Rockets in the race for the Western Conference's No. 1 seed, they are a comfortable 12 games ahead of third-seeded Portland. "I'm thinking about our health and we'll get Steph healthy". Curry then aggravated the sprain after slipping on the floor during morning shootaround on January 10, causing him to miss two more games.
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In building a burgeoning National Basketball Association dynasty, the Warriors have been masters at good timing. He now has six seasons with 200-plus 3s. McHale was on the call for TNT's broadcast of the game. With Jimmy Butler still out, the Timberwolves needed more from Andrew Wiggins who finished with just 13 points on six of 21 shooting.
The Warriors rank first in assists per game (30.5) while the Spurs rank 14th (22.8).
Golden State is a 12-point favorite on the opening line, while the Over/Under (O/U) for the game opened at 222 points. Raiders owner Mark Davis and coach Jon Gruden sat courtside.
While the final score may not reflect it, there were many positive takeaways from San Antonio in this matchup.
"Very special day", she said.
Reserve center David West missed his second straight game with an infected cyst in his right arm.