Curry to Miss 2-Game Road Trip

After Curry goes down Durant rallies Warriors past Spurs

Warriors forward Jordan Bell will miss at least two more games with a sprained right ankle, Golden State head coach Steve Kerr said before Thursday night's matchup against San Antonio.

Golden State is 51-14, now in second in the Western Conference behind the Houston Rockets. Fortunately for the Warriors, they relied on plenty of depth in Kevin Durant's productivity (37 points), JaVale McGee's highlight reels and energy (13 points), Nick Young's sharp shooting (12 points ) and Draymond Green's versatility (11 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists). The Spurs face the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday. Worse than losing the race for the top seed in the Western Conference to a red-hot Houston Rocket team. In their previous five defeats, the Spurs surrendered fourth-quarter leads, including three of the double-digit variety. But San Antonio played enough defense to hold the Warriors off.

Six Spurs scored in double figures. "We've proven we can win without him", Kerr said. "It's like 10 games, 12 games that we've lost like that now".

San Antonio avoided disaster after LaMarcus Aldridge left last Wednesday's game with an ankle injury. He left the game on San Antonio's ensuing possession, after sinking two free throws for Golden State's first points of the game, and headed to the Warriors' locker room. Stephen Curry's ankles have been an issue this season - he sprained one back on December 4 and missed much of that month getting healthy. But when team trainer Chelsea Lane noticed him limping slightly early in the third quarter, Curry's night was cut short. In 2016, Curry's ankle and knee injuries left them vulnerable, and the Cleveland Cavaliers were able to exploit that in the Finals to complete one of the great comebacks in National Basketball Association history. If I sat down here and said, 'We don't care; we don't want to be the No. 1 seed, ' I'd be lying to you. Less than three minutes into Thursday's nationally televised matchup against San Antonio, however, Curry went up for a layup, collided with two San Antonio defenders and limped toward the south tunnel.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top The Samsung Galaxy S9 And S9 Plus Preorders Are Disappointing
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:51
Johnston said weak Samsung demand was bad news for rivals such as Apple as well as suppliers like Broadcom, Qualcomm and others. S9 comes with a 12 MP camera but which possess a variable aperture - f/1.5 and f/2.4 which can be manually set.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top HC stops Karti's counsel from making remarks on Indrani's statement
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:50
It had registered an ECIR, the ED's equivalent of an FIR, against the accused named in the CBI complaint. As a result, the accused's blood pressure shot up and he faced medical problems, he said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Fiorentina legend, Batistuta, pens moving letter to Davide Astori
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:49
At his funeral, former AC Milan goal-machine Filippo Inzaghi, 44, was there along with ex-Inter star Javier Zanetti, 44. I didn't know Davide personally, but my Fiorentina friends had always drawn a splendid picture of him.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Waymo will begin self-driving semi truck pilot in Atlanta next week
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:49
Over the past year, Waymo has been conducting road tests of its self-driving trucks in California and Arizona. Waymo believes self-driving technology has the potential to make this sector safer and more efficient.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Rimac C Two electric hypercar shocks Geneva with 1914 horsepower
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:48
The vehicle maker claims the 120 kWh battery offers the potential for driving more than 400 miles on a single charge. Such claims put it on a collision course with the new Tesla Roadster , said to charge from 0-60 in 1.9 seconds.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top How Sam Nunberg took over cable news with his Mueller ranting
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:45
Despite his sour feelings toward Trump , Nunberg told Tur he believes the president defeated Hillary Clinton on his own merit. Tur responded: "I'm not a lawyer, I don't know but given the circumstances you might be held in contempt of court".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top New PUBG Map Will Be Smaller, Deadlier
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:44
Along with that, new vehicles and game modes are planned for sometime this year and an emote system will be brought into the game. There is also yet another new map coming to the game that sounds like it's going to hit the experimental test server first.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump's pro-American trade policy is just what he promised
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:44
The surprise announcement of the tariff plan last week caused stock markets to fall sharply as investors feared a trade war .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top US Economy Adds 313000 Jobs in February, Unemployment Rate Remains Steady
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:44
More modest wage growth cools fears about inflation and rising USA interest rates, both of which spooked the markets last month. The measure includes part-time workers who'd prefer a full-time position and people who want a job but aren't actively looking.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top We Change the Clocks this Weekend . . . Here's How It Might Affect You
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:40
It generally takes a few days for us to adapt to the time change in a way that allows us to fall asleep at our typical time . On the other hand, during the day when there is sunlight, we want to be awake, and that is when levels are at their lowest.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Overwhelming Support To Scrap Term Limit For Xi Jinping: China's Communist Party
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:35
This year's defense budget comes to about 1.3 percent of last year's GDP of $12.4 trillion. This year's defence budget for China would be at a whopping 175 billion dollars.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Android P Developer Preview released by Google with notch support, notification improvements
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:20
In order to use the Google Lens in an Android smartphone, all you need to do is to choose a picture from the Google Photos app. I personally think that anything involving "Pie" is not sweet enough, not to mention that pies do not come in many colors.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Lawfare: Trump Administration Is Going To War Over California's Nonsense Immigration Law
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:12
Nevertheless, Brown warned: "This is basically going to war against the state of California, the engine of the American economy". But he also blasted Sessions for making "wild accusations" and willfully misrepresenting California's laws and its intentions.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Opioid Epidemic Continues To Worsen, Spike In Overdoses Nationwide
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:10
However, the CDC says it's seeing its highest-ever opioid-related death rates. They can serve as important links for follow up for opioid use disorder.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Mark Cuban Investigated for Alleged Sexual Assault in 2011
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:09
The alleged assault took place at the Barrel Room nightclub in the Old Town neighborhood on the night of April 22, 2011. The claim is that Cuban allegedly thrust his hand down the back of her trousers and " penetrated her vagina ".