During the 2012-2013 NBA regular season Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson had a disappointing campaign. He shot just 42.2 percent from the field though he did stretch the defense with his three-point shooting as he hit at 40.1 percent and when he got to the free throw which was rare he shot 84.1 percent. On the defensive end he showed flashes of brilliance and other times he looked lost picking up ticky-tack fouls.
The Golden State Warriors only have two playoff appearance since the 1993-1994 season and made the most out of it. The 2006-2007 squad took out the no.1 seeded Dallas Mavericks and this postseason took out the no.6 seed the Denver Nuggets. At the start the it wasn't pretty with the Nuggets playing with a sense of urgency and took advantage on the offensive glass and started the game out with a 12-5 lead. Eventually that
When David Lee got lost for the remainder of the playoffs that was a huge blow to the Golden State Warriors. There weren't many who believed that this team could win a game let alone win the series. Yet, that is exactly what has happened with a dominating victory of the Denver Nuggets in game four. Andrew Bogut made his presence known after receiving several beautiful passes from Stephen Curry and then posterizing JeVale McGee who had got
Arguably the best series in the 2013 NBA playoffs has been the Golden State Warriors and the Denver Nuggets. Game one Andre Miller played hero with a game winning layup and in game two Stephen Curry went for 30 points and 13 assists. Game three started with both teams playing well offensively with Andre Iguodala and Ty Lawson scoring at will. For the Warriors it was Curry and Jarrett Jack. At the end of one the score was tied. It was the second quarter that became a problem
Stephen Curry showed what he learned from game one in which he went 1-10 from the field to start the contest. So, instead of settling for jumpers he went looking for open teammates forcing the Denver Nuggets to respect the shooting of the Golden State Warriors. He also stepped up with David Lee out for the remainder of the playoffs with a torn right hip flexor muscle. It also helped that Klay Thompson got rolling early with