Klay Thompson announced this Saturday that this Sunday I will return with the Golden State Warriors, in his match against the Cleveland Cavaliers,941 that from his last meeting with the San Francisco (USA) team.
“I hate using the phrase ‘I can’t wait’ because I like to be present in my life but I CAN’T WAIT to play in front of our fans again, “Thompson said in a message posted on the Warriors’ official Twitter account.
“I really enjoy of being a Warrior (warrior, in English), “he added.
His team also made it clear that they are also looking forward to the return of the adventure partner of Stephen Curry.
“Tomorrow the wait is over,” the Warriors said.
The game between Warriors and Cavaliers will be played this Sunday at 5.30 pm (2.30 am on Monday in Spain) at the Chase Center in San Francisco.
Three-time NBA champion with the Warriors as part of one of the league’s most legendary teams in its entire career, Thompson last played on June 13, 2019 in the sixth game of the Finals that ended up crowning the Toronto Raptors.
That day began his ordeal of injuries: first the anterior cruciate ligament was torn and then the achilles tendon.
Those two very serious injuries left him without playing in the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 seasons.
Regarded as one of the deadliest shooters in NBA history, Thompson now reinforce some Warriors that, after falling out of the “playoffs” for the past two years, they are now one of the best teams in the league.
After Saturday’s day, the Warriors were second in the Western Conference (29-9) very close to the leaders, the Phoenix Suns (30-9).