CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Warriors have ruled out ensure Stephen Curry for during slightest dual weeks after an MRI taken on Tuesday reliable a sprained right ankle that he suffered in Monday’s diversion in New Orleans.
According to that timeline, Curry will skip during slightest 5 games, commencement with Wednesday’s night competition opposite a Charlotte Hornets in what would have noted a homecoming appearance. Curry will afterwards skip games in Detroit (Friday), a homestand opposite Portland (Dec. 11) and Dallas (Dec. 14) as good as a highway diversion opposite a Los Angeles Lakers (Dec. 18).
The Warriors will have a complicated charge in interesting a deficiency of Curry, who has averaged 26.3 points while sharpened 47.3 percent from a margin and 38.1 percent from 3-point operation along with 6.6 assists and 5.1 rebounds. Still, a Warriors were relieved of a news given a MRI indicated that a ankle is fast and structurally intact.
Curry disfigured his right ankle after stepping on a shoe of Pelicans brazen E’Twaun Moore while perplexing to force a turnover. Though his X-rays came out negative, Curry relied on crutches to get around a locker room and locus corridor while wearing a walking boot.
Because of that swelling, a Warriors will approaching start maestro ensure Shaun Livingston for a foreseeable future. Warriors brazen Kevin Durant, Warriors ensure Klay Thompson and Warriors brazen Draymond Green will have increasing descent roles. Warriors second-year ensure Patrick McCaw will accept some-more personification time, yet he is listed as controversial for Wednesday’s diversion since of a nose contusion suffered during Monday’s diversion in New Orleans. The Warriors are also approaching to remember ensure Quinn Cook from their G-League associate in Santa Cruz.