Fans Left Mesmerized as Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson Show Their Magic During Warriors Training

Published 12/30/2021, 10:56 PM EST
Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson celebrate after a Curry score in the third quarter during Game 7 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena on Sunday, June 19, 2016 in Oakland, Calif. (Photo by Michael Macor/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images)


The Golden State Warriors came in as big underdogs this season. After falling just short of the playoffs last season, they came in with all force. With the great blend of youth and experience, they are one of the best teams in the NBA. However, they are still awaiting one of their best players, Klay Thompson. Recently, Stephen Curry and Klay showcased their shooting display in practice.

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The Splash Brothers are one of the most dangerous backcourts in the NBA. In their time together, Curry and Klay were the two best shooters in the league. However, due to an ACL injury to Klay, the two haven’t shared the court in over two years. However, their return is now closer than ever as the Warriors expect Klay to be in game shape by January.

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The Splash duo gave a glimpse of their superiority as they went shot for shot in practice.

Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry haven’t missed a beat

With the two best shooters in the world on one team, the Warriors are about to become bigger threats than they already are. Klay is ever so close to suiting up again. It seems the Splash Brothers are already putting work together as they couldn’t miss in practice. It isn’t surprising to see the two not miss with their skill. However, till they get on the court together, the Bay has some serious issues.

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While Klay is out, their leader Draymond Green is also out as he is in the health and safety protocols. The Warrior played their first game without him against the Nuggets and came up short. While the game was a close contest, it was not the best display by the Warriors.

Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry (30) is congratulated by teammate Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson (11) after Curry sinks a three-pointer in the final minute of the game in the fourth quarter of their game at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Golden State defeats Brooklyn 93-86. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) (Photo by MediaNews Group/Bay Area News via Getty Images)

They looked lost on the defensive end and couldn’t get the ball moving. Moreover, Stephen Curry missed his pick and roll partner as he went cold, scoring 23 points on 6-16 shooting.

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While the Warriors will miss him for a short time, they are more prepared for the big return. The original trio in Golden State is about to be back on the court as well. This trio was responsible for the Warriors breaking the single-season record for most wins when they went 73-9 for the season.

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With the return of the Splash Brothers, their offense will have a huge lift. Moreover, Green, Wiggins, and Klay Thompson will all be defensive assets for the Warriors.

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Anuj Talwalkar

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Anuj Talwalkar is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. He is a student studying at NM College in Mumbai, aspiring to pursue sports management to follow his love for sports. Anuj started following the NBA last year, and he loves to combine his passion for writing with his understanding of basketball.

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