After more than 941 days without stepping on the boards due to two serious injuries, the Golden State Warriors Klay Thompson has said present again when starting as a starter in the meeting this Sunday of his team against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
In the pre-game presentation, Thompson He was left last by the announcer and when he mentioned his name, the stadium gave a loud ovation that the player responded with applause and a raised hand.
As if that were not enough, at the start of the game and as if it were a movie script Klay Thompson He ended up scoring his team’s first two points with a run down the right that culminated in a branded layup.
Although the fans wanted to see him all the commitment, the coach of Golden State, Steve Kerr, had previously stated that he would give him between 5 and 15 minutes of play so as not to force him; I would look for him to gradually regain his level on the court.
Thompson had not seen any action in the NBA since Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors in 2019, a game in which after a foray to the basket he ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
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