OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry had counted on staying wholesome after accidents restricted him to 51 video games remaining season. The whole thing used to be going in keeping with plan — till Thursday night time.
Curry left with a leg damage and the Golden State Warriors have been not able to recuperate in a 134-111 loss to the Milwaukee Greenbacks that snapped their eight-game profitable streak.
The Warriors have been already lacking the All-Megastar Draymond Inexperienced, after which misplaced Curry halfway during the 3rd quarter. Curry strained the adductor muscle in his left leg and went to the locker room in a while thereafter. He didn’t go back.
Curry grabbed at his internal thigh after looking to contest Eric Bledsoe’s shot in transition on the 6-minute-50-second mark of the 3rd. He used to be receiving remedy postgame and is anticipated to have a magnetic resonance imaging exam on Friday.
“He turns out just right to me; I’ve were given to speak to him the following day and spot how he’s doing,” his teammate Kevin Durant stated. “With a bit of luck he’s doing smartly.”
Bledsoe scored 7 consecutive issues all over Milwaukee’s giant 3rd quarter and completed with 26. Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 issues, Nine ebounds and four assists because the Greenbacks passed the Warriors their first defeat at house this season.
Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 24 issues and Durant had 17 issues, Nine assists and seven rebounds.
Curry scored 10 issues in his moment instantly sport under 20 once you have no less than 23 in each sport in the past — together with 5 30-point performances and a 51-point day trip in 3 quarters. He dished out six assists in 26 mins.
Warriors Trainer Steve Kerr stated his avid gamers took the ground with “senseless intent” after which harm themselves with foul bother.
“From time to time you’ve were given to get hit within the mouth on this league to remind you ways exhausting it’s to win a sport,” he stated.
Malcolm Brogdon scored 20 issues and Khris Middleton had 17 issues and six assists as Milwaukee (Nine-2) received for the second one instantly time at Oracle Enviornment after a 116-107 victory on March 29.
“To come back in right here and play the protecting champs and feature a win like this, it’s massive,” Brogdon stated. “It’s massive for our self assurance. I believe it sends a message across the league, however regardless we need to proceed to play exhausting each night time and play on each ends.”
Antetokounmpo had 19 issues, 7 rebounds, three assists, a thieve and a block by means of halftime because the Greenbacks led, 64-51, on the spoil.
Golden State (10-2) continues to be tied for the second-best get started in franchise historical past at the back of the 2015-16 group that started 24-Zero. The Warriors dropped to 6-1 at house.
“They simply performed hungrier than us,” Thompson stated. “It used to be simply an unsightly night time on the administrative center.”