Both Thompson and Looney were injured during the Warriors' 109-104 win over the Raptors on Sunday night in Toronto, a resulted that levelled the best-of-seven series at one win apiece. Kerr and the Warriors remain optimistic that Durant will return at some point in the Finals, but they just don't know when he will be able to do more work with his teammates. They handled Golden State mightily in Game 1 and hope to do the same in Game 2. - Warriors trust bench - It's no wonder the Warriors are struggling to figure out who will be healthy enough to play and which reserves need to play crucial minutes. "They've proven that they can really help us."The Warriors' motto is "Strength in Numbers" and Curry says that depth tribute is true now more than ever". He scored 34 points in Toronto's Game 1 victory. After the game, Leonard talked about where defensive broke down in the third quarter.
Curry leads the Warriors averaging 27.3 points and has added 5.4 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game.
Curry, who according to Doris Burke on the ESPN telecast wasn't feeling very well, wound up scoring 12 points in the final four minutes and ensuring the Raptors wouldn't put this game away before it got to the second half.
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Lowry scored 23 points and made several big shots in a 123-109 victory that gave the Raptors a 2-1 lead over Golden State. The Warriors said in a statement to Axios that Stevens will not attend any of the remaining games of the NBA Finals .
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"We came in thinking he can maybe play 20 minutes", said Kerr. "I thought just staying in the game at the end of he second quarter was also important".
"Steve told me at halftime there was a chance he was going to put me in on Siakam through some stages".
Thompson is averaging 19.5 points in 18 playoff games, shooting 44 percent from the floor and 41 percent on 3-pointers.