Schröder loses – Warriors fear for curry
Dennis Schröder loses with the Atlanta Hawks against the reigning NBA champion from Golden State. Warrior superstar Stephen Curry is injured again.
German international Dennis Schröder missed a surprise with the Atlanta Hawks against the reigning NBA champions, with superstar Stephen Curry making his comeback in the Golden State Warriors after six games, but injuring his knee again.
Team-mate JaVale McGee landed unluckily on Curry’s foot in a block attempt and was shocked and disappointed after the match.
The Warriors Center immediately sent bumper prayers on Twitter to the “top”, saying that his opponent was no worse off.
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The bottom of the Eastern Conference, which has no chance of a play-off, lost to the Warriors after a strong performance with 94:106.
Three days after his career record of 41 points at 99:94 over Utah Jazz, the 24-year-old did not exceed 16 points on Saturday.
In addition, the Braunschweig-based rebounder had seven assists and three rebounds, but Taureen Prince was the Hawks’ top scorer with 20 points, four rebounds and two assists.
The Hawks kept the game open well into the third quarter against the star team from Oakland. Only towards the end did the team not find a remedy against the high favourite, in which Curry stood out with 29 points.
The Warrios’ point guard had to leave the field at the end of the third quarter and did not return: According to initial information, Curry stretched his inner and outer ligaments in his left knee.
A nuclear spin exam should now shed light on how badly he really is hurt and whether he will miss the playoffs? Ten games are still to play in the regular season. (Schedule/Results)
The Warriors were also missing three All Stars due to injury: Klay Thompson (hand fracture), Draymond Green (bruised pelvis) and Kevin Durant (bruised ribs) could not play against the Hawks.
Nevertheless, the Western Conference champion is second behind Houston Rockets (58-14) with 54-18 wins – ahead of Portland Trail Blazers (44-28) and Oklahoma City Thunder (44-30).
The Chicago Bulls lost to Milwaukee Bucks without their star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, who had to fit due to an ankle injury, in their own hall with 105:118.
National player Paul Zipser was not in the squad of the Bulls, who like Atlanta have no chance of making the playoffs.
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At the Bucks the second guards convinced: Shabazz Muhammad (21 points), Tony Snell (18) and Brandon Jennings (16) led Milwaukee to her 38th birthday. win of the season with 34 defeats.
This puts them in eighth place at the Eastern Conference and would put them in the playoffs (NBA tables).