Clay’s hilarious, hilarious response to the ugly shooting night appeared in the original NBC Sports Bayara
“Shoot,” Thompson muttered just to himself before speaking with reporters and after looking at the game box score, which showed his unwanted shot numbers.
with warriors Facing a 3-2 deficit In the Western Conference Semifinals, Thompson shot 3 of 19 from the field on Friday at Crypto.com Arena in a game where Golden State Desperately need his shot to fall.
It was the culmination of a sub-par streak for Thompson, who shot just 25 percent from the floor over the last four games of the Conference Semifinals, making 10 of 36 3-point attempts over that period.
This certainly wasn’t how Thompson wanted the 2022-23 NBA season to end, but he believes the Warriors will be back in the playoffs sooner rather than later.
“It stings really bad,” Thompson told reporters after the Warriors’ loss. “It’s going to be sore all summer.” But for the first time in a long time [Draymond Green]Steve [Curry] And I was healthy and didn’t make it to the finals, so it’s rare for me to stop during this time of year. But I can tell you we gave it our all… I think we still have greatness in our future.”
Despite the postseason outcome, Thompson and the rest of the Warriors can hold their heads high after overcoming so much adversity to get to the playoffs in the first place.
And Thompson was a major reason behind it, awkward expressions and all.