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Klay Thompson’s injury hurts Warriors chances for an NBA Title

This past Wednesday in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors, All-Star guard Klay Thompson left the court with an injury in the fourth quarter. He sustained the injury when Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza inadvertently kneed him in the head. Originally the injury was identified as a gash in the right ear, which required...
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Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion, out indefinitely

Klay Thompson took a shot to the head from the knee of Rockets forward Trevor Ariza during the Warriors’ series with the Houston Rockets. Initially it was reported that Thompson had not suffered a concussion, despite reports that he couldn’t drive himself home. That kind of thing is a calling card of concussions suffered by Browns players in the past, and yet in the face of that...
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Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free. The Warriors announced the diagnosis Friday after Thompson went through neurological tests earlier in the day. Thompson was kneed in the head by Houston's Trevor Ariza in the fourth quarter of Golden State's Western Conference finals...
Via AP on Fox
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Warriors G Thompson diagnosed with concussion, out indefinitely

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free. The Warriors announced the diagnosis Friday after Thompson went through neurological tests earlier in the day. Thompson was kneed in the head by Houston's Trevor Ariza in the fourth quarter of Golden State's Western Conference finals clinching...
Via AP on Fox
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Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion, no timetable for return

Kyle Terada-USA TODAYGolden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, who was kneed in the head by Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza in Game 5,  has been diagnosed with a concussion. “Following extensive examinations over the last two days — including neurological tests earlier this morning — Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion. He will not...
Via Sports-Glory
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Harden desperately wants Morey to add another playmaker

The Houston Rockets are essentially a one-man offense. James Harden scores. He creates. He drives. He gets to the free-throw line. He makes everyone around him better and arguably draws more attention than any other ball-handler in the league.It should surprise nobody, then, to hear the runner-up MVP say he wants his general manager, Daryl Morey, to find some help. What's ironic...
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Klay Thompson Diagnosed With Concussion

Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion. Thompson was hit in the head by Trevor Ariza during Game 5 and developed symptoms that evening. Thompson won't return to the court until he's cleared by league protocol.
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Thompson's father says son 'on track' to return to Warriors for finals

  Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is feeling better and on track to return for the NBA Finals next week after taking a knee to his head from Trevor Ariza that caused ''concussion-like symptoms.'' That's according to Thompson's father, former NBA player Mychal Thompson. He told The Associated Press on Thursday night that his son's energy was up and his appetite was back...
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Thompson's father says son 'on track' to return for finals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is feeling better and is on track to return for the NBA Finals next week after taking a knee to his head from Trevor Ariza that caused ''concussion-like symptoms.'' That's according to Thompson's father, former NBA player Mychal Thompson. He told The Associated Press on Thursday night that his son's energy was up and...
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Dwight Howard: ‘I’m still a champion’

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Dwight Howard sat down at the podium following the Houston Rockets 104-90 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday and answered a few questions. One of the questions Howard was asked was how tough it was to overcome injuries and then have the season end in five games in the Western Conference finals. “It’s tough, but I won’t stop fighting...
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Klay Thompson Developed Concussion-Like Symptoms After Game 5

Klay Thompson developed concussion-like symptoms following the Golden State Warriors' Game 5 win over the Houston Rockets. If it is ruled that he had a concussion, he would be required to follow the NBA's concussion protocol. Thompson had been hit in the head by Trevor Ariza at the 9:31 mark of the fourth quarter (Vine), when the Rockets forward bit on a pump-fake and jumped so high...
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Klay Thompson ‘Developed’ Concussion-Like Symptoms After Knee To Head (Video)

Klay Thompson was the victim of one of the nastiest-looking basketball injuries we’ve seen in a long time. The Golden State Warriors sharp-shooter suffered a scary blow Wednesday night when he was kneed in the head by Houston Rockets guard Trevor Ariza. The knee was accidental, but that didn’t make it look any less painful for Thompson. Thompson collapsed to the floor after taking...
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Klay Thompson suffers concussion-like symptoms ‘after’ win

To be filed under “How Convenient:” With nine minutes left in Golden State’s series-clinching win over Houston, guard Klay Thompson took a knee to the head after pump-faking Trevor Ariza out of his jockstrap. It was quite a blow, as Thompson started bleeding from the ear like Ricardo Montalban had put one of those Star Trek II leeches inside of it. After visiting the locker...
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Warriors G Klay Thompson suffers concussion

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Golden State guard Klay Thompson has a concussion after getting kneed in the side of the head by Houston's Trevor Ariza. Thompson was injured after he faked a shot and Ariza knocked him to the floor with a knee to the head in the fourth quarter of Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night. Thompson received stitches in his right ear and passed...
Via AP on Fox
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Golden State Warriors May Not Want the Start of the NBA Finals Moved Up

With the Cavaliers sweeping Atlanta and Golden State expected to beat Houston Wednesday night (like they did) the NBA has been rumored to be looking in to seeing what it would take to move the start of the NBA Finals up. However, after the last two games the Warriors may want the week off to heal before the Game One next Thursday.Steph Curry is not 100 percent after taking a hard...
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WATCH: Klay Thompson takes knee to head from Ariza

The Golden State Warriors took care of the Houston Rockets and emerged victorious in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday night, but a big question mark surrounds the health of the Splash Brothers—Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Curry took a scary fall and exited Game 4, although he did later return. The league’s MVP struggled on Wednesday as well, draining...
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Klay Thompson takes flying knee to head from Trevor Ariza (Video)

First it was Steph Curry taking a huge tumble against the Rockets, and then it was Klay Thompson getting hurt. In the fourth quarter of Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Wednesday night, Thompson took a flying knee to the head from Trevor Ariza. He left the game to be examined but later...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Klay Thompson takes knee to the head from Trevor Ariza in Warriors-Rockets Game 5

As the Golden State Warriors look to make to the NBA Finals, Warriors star Klay Thompson had a scary moment happen to him in the fourth quarter of tonight’s game five of the Western Conference Finals. During a Warriors possession, Thompson pulled off a nice pump-fake which got Houston’s Trevor Ariza caught in the air going for the shot. Watch as Ariza’s knee ends up hitting...
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Curry 'ready to go' for Game 5 after frightening fall

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Golden State star Stephen Curry says he has no lingering effects from his frightening fall and is ready to play Game 5 of the Western Conference finals. Curry said he was coherent and ''ready to go'' after the Warriors held their morning shootaround Wednesday in preparation for a potential clincher against the Rockets. Golden State leads the series 3-1. The...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry Okay After Nasty Fall

MVP Stephen Curry took a nasty spill just before halftime of Game 4 trying to block a Trevor Ariza shot. Landing awkwardly on his back and hitting his head very hard on the court. Thankfully he was okay and returned to action once he was cleared by team doctors. “I was a little in shock,” he said. “From the feeling of falling. That was the scariest fall I’ve had. You’re...
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James Harden must take over for Rockets to win Game 5

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports The Houston Rockets came away with a season saving Game 4 victory over the Golden State Warriors, and are looking ahead to Game 5 on the road at Oracle Arena on Wednesday night. It was a huge win to say the very least, and James Harden played like the superstar that he is with 45 points on 13-22 shooting and 7-11 from behind the arc, nine rebounds...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors’ Stephen Curry Hits Head In Scary Fall, Returns To Game (Video)

HOUSTON — When the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry crashed into Trevor Ariza’s shoulder, was upended and sent flying toward the court on Monday night against the Houston Rockets, it felt like forever before he landed. “That was the worst (fall ever) because you’re in the air for a long time,” Curry said. “And not knowing how you’re going to hit the floor, knowing...
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Stephen Curry leaves Game 4 after nasty fall, returns later

The Rockets jumped out to a big lead on the Warriors Sunday night, sending fans at Toyota Center into hysterics. However, the mood suddenly changed during the second quarter. Curry left his feet and awkwardly fell to the ground on his shoulder/back after tumbling over Trevor Ariza. He laid on the floor for several minutes...Read More
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Curry hits head on floor, leaves Game 4 vs. Rockets

Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry left Monday’s Conference Game 4 in Houston midway through the second quarter after a scary fall under the basket. The Golden State Warriors guard leaped up to block a shot by the Rockets’ Trevor Ariza with 5:52 to play in the quarter, but instead flew head over heels when Ariza faked the shot. After he cleared Ariza’s body, Curry fell on the back...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA MVP Stephen Curry takes nasty fall, walks off court

HOUSTON (AP) MVP Stephen Curry was able to walk to the locker room after a nasty spill where he flipped over in the air and his head crashed to the court in Golden State's Western Conference finals game against Houston on Monday night. Curry jumped in the air as Trevor Ariza was about to go up for a shot. Ariza saw him and stopped abruptly, causing Curry to be upended in midair...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss
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