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Steph Curry (illness) practices, expected to play vs. Knicks on Tuesday


Despite going via warmups on the court docket, Steph Curry became a unhurried scratch for the Golden Order Warriors’ contest with the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday. While his absence wasn’t associated to the NBA’s health and safety protocol, Curry disregarded his first game of the season attributable to no longer feeling wisely.

After lacking the devastating loss to Charlotte on a Terry Rozier game-winning buzzer-beater, Curry will seemingly be again on the court docket for the following stay of Golden Order’s four-game facet road swing.

On Monday, Steve Kerr told reporters he’s staring at for the 2021 All-Principal particular person beginning point guard will play against the New York Knicks on Tuesday at Madison Sq. Garden.

He’s feeling better this day. He went via practice, participated completely. We await he’ll play day after right this moment.

Hearken to Kerr’s elephantine video conference via Warriors SoundCloud.

Curry has had success within the Mountainous Apple within the past. In 2013, Curry erupted at Madison Sq. Garden for 54 parts on 18-of-28 taking pictures from the field. Thru the first 30 games of the 2020-21 season, Curry is averaging 29.9 parts on 48.3% taking pictures from the field and 43.3% from past the arc.

Riding a two-game shedding hurry, the Warriors will wish to rely upon the return of Curry in New York for a possibility to get back into the spend column.

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