Warriors guard Curry sidelined with ankle sprain

Lynette Rowe
January 14, 2018

The Warriors were led by Curry's 30 points, while Kevin Durant added 29 points and Klay Thompson scored 22 points.

Draymond Green remains the NBA's leader in technical fouls with 11, but he avoided getting T'd up in Saturday's emotional win over the Raptors. Golden State comes to Toronto in a back-to-back situation after defeating the Milwaukee Bucks 108-94 in Milwaukee on Friday night. "We just had a normal shootaround and he was in his usual game day routine with Q [Warriors assistant coach Bruce Fraser] and he just rolled his ankle somehow", Kerr continued. "I'm glad we got the 'W, ' especially on the second night of a back-to-back". Jarrett Allen added 16 points and DeMarre Carroll had 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Nets, who have yet to win in three overtime contests this season.

"We've got to keep moving the ball, we've got to stay consistent moving the ball well and get defensive stops", said guard Tony Snell (11 points). He didn't play the final 4:41 of the third quarter after picking up his fourth foul.

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The Golden State Warriors were on a roll early with Steph Curry back from an ankle injury and posted a huge first half to take an 81-54 lead over the Raptors in Toronto. In a thrilling fourth quarter, Stephen Curry hit the three-pointer that put the Warriors ahead with 31.9 seconds on the clock and the Raptors couldn't regain control. The last time Toronto beat a defending National Basketball Association champion was February 8, 2015 when it got past San Antonio 87-82 at Air Canada Centre.

Warriors: Curry re-sprained the troublesome ankle before the loss Wednesday night to the Los Angeles Clippers. They're allowing foes to shoot 38 percent from 3-point range on the year. "We have to do better".

Randle, a Dallas native, had 23 points and 15 rebounds. F Khris Middleton was just 2 of 12 from the field for eight points. Serge Ibaka returns to the lineup after missing the previous game to serve a one-game suspension.

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