This would force Thompson’s absence for the subsequent 7 game titles. He will be re-evaluated on March 22.
The 6-foot-6 sharpshooter experienced the harm for the duration of the second quarter of Sunday’s decline to the Minnesota Timberwolves, but he ongoing to participate in by means of it. On Tuesday the workforce dominated him questionable for Wednesday’s house bout in opposition to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Up to this issue, Thompson had missed only one particular video game (relaxation) this season, and it came in an early January contest when the LA Clippers were being in town.
The Warriors will be without the need of their setting up backcourt for at minimum the subsequent 4 online games.
The franchise also introduced two-time MVP Stephen Curry would be sidelined additional with a troublesome appropriate ankle sprain and will be re-evaluated on Tuesday. That indicates he will sit out the next four video games — Wednesday at dwelling against the Lakers, Friday at home towards the Kings, then road games at Phoenix on Saturday and at San Antonio on Monday.
Draymond Inexperienced will also sit out Wednesday’s match with ideal shoulder soreness.
Accidents to these a few All-Stars are not deemed to be severe, resources mentioned. The crew is erring on the aspect of warning.
This is a distinct signal the defending champions are valuing wellness heading into the playoffs, relatively than earning a run at the No. 1 seed. Golden Point out is two games driving the conference-top Houston Rockets.