Warriors Confirm Klay Thompson Tore ACL in His Left Knee
Warriors Confirm Klay Thompson Tore ACL in His Left Knee Thompson suffered the injury in the third quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
He was fouled by Danny Green while going for a breakaway dunk with the Warriors up 83-80.
Thompson immediately fell to the floor and grabbed his left knee.
The Warriors star briefly returned to shoot two free throws before returning to the locker room.
Golden State ruled Thompson out for the rest of the game, and he was seen leaving the arena on crutches.
Before the injury, Thompson had 30 points on 8-for-12 shooting.
Steve Kerr, Warriors coach, via statement Steve Kerr, via statement With the Warriors missing both Thompson and Kevin Durant, who ruptured his Achilles in Game 5, the Toronto Raptors defeated the Warriors 114-110 for their first NBA championship.