Klay Thompson is BACK!
941 days have passed since Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson last played in an NBA game, dating back to Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals.
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After a long stint on the sidelines, Thompson will gear up for the Warriors at Chase Center against the Cleveland Cavaliers in what is sure to be an electric night at The Bay. Watch all the action live Slingshot television.
The Sporting News has you covered with all live updates, scores, stats and highlights from Klay’s comeback:
Warriors vs. Riders live updates, highlights, stats
How to watch Warriors vs Cavaliers
- Dated: Sunday January 9
- Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
- TV channel: NBA Television
- Direct: Slingshot television
8:55 p.m.: Steph Curry is 4 of 4 in depth. 11-0 executed by the Dubs. They were leading 22-15. Free time.
8:51 p.m .: It’s not just fans happy to see Klay again.
8:49 p.m .: Klay Thompson is leaving the game for the first time to rest. Head Coach Steve Kerr will watch Thompson’s minutes.
8:46 p.m .: Steph knocks down another 3 point pointer. It’s been 161 straight games with three games breaking, well, his own record.
8:42 p.m .: We have a warning and Klay Thopson immediately made an impact! The first bucket of returns is in the books!
HE IS BACKKKKKKKKK
Big applause for Klayas he warms up. Who else has the funny feeling that the roof is going to explode when it is presented later?
Klay is on the field for the warm-up!
Steph Curry warms up in his Splash Brother swimsuit
Dubs rookies ready for Klay’s comeback
Before the announcement, relive some of Klay’s best moments
Thompson is here for Klay Day!
Draymond Green welcomes his running mate again.