Moses Moody Reveals How He Feels After Watching Klay Thompson Shoot

Published 09/16/2021, 6:30 AM EDT
General manager Bob Myers speaks with Klay Thompson during a Golden State Warriors practice at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 before tomorrow’s Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors. (Photo by Paul Chinn/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images)


The Golden State Warriors have been bearers of good news all this time. Recently, they got news that Klay Thompson is set to return this season. Moreover, they also drafted two great rookies with Jonathan Kuminga and Moses Moody.

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While talking on The Morning Roast, Moody spoke about fellow teammate Klay Thompson. When asked about what it is like to watch him shoot, his reaction was priceless, yet expected.

Golden State Warriors Draymond Green and Klay Thompson react to a call in the second quarter during game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena on Sunday, April 28, 2019 in Oakland, Calif. (Photo by Carlos Avila Gonzalez/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images)

Klay Thompson shooting maestro

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Thompson has solidified himself to be one of the great shooters in the league. He, along with Stephen Curry, took the Warriors to glory in 2015. Since then, he has only improved his shooting and gotten better at his craft. Many legends have even said that it is mesmerizing to watch him shoot.

Similarly, Moody has also been a fan of Klay’s shooting motion. He even recently that he watched him for almost half an hour after his practice session. Now, he again gave us a reaction to remember.

When the question about watching Klay Thompson shoot came up, Moody couldn’t help but feel that he lagging way behind the sharpshooter and needs to get to work. He simply said: “I got some work to do.”

Moody himself is a great three-point shooter. He shot 45.5% from beyond the arc in the three Summer League games the Warriors played in.

And now, as a senior in the team, Klay has done his part in welcoming the two new rookies who could prove to be promising hope for the Warriors. But are they enough for the Warriors to rise back to glory?

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The Warriors sure have a chance at being serious contenders this season. However, that is only if Klay returns at his top form for them. There is no guarantee that a player returns the same from an ACL injury, hence we can’t say anything until his return.

Klay Thompson participates in a Golden State Warriors practice at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 before Thursday’s Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors. (Photo by Paul Chinn/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images)

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But if he does, then they are serious threats. With Curry and Thompson in the backcourt, no team remains safe from their wrath. Thompson’s ability to go on a hot streak is unmatched in the NBA. Moreover, Curry is coming off an MVP season.

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With the original trio back in the Bay, it will be interesting to see how things unfold for them.

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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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