Klay Thompson went down with a left knee injury in the third quarter after landing hard on his left leg following a foul. He would shoot his free throws before getting a full evaluation on the knee.
After tearing his ACL, Klay Thompson came back onto the court to hit two free throws 😳 pic.twitter.com/dyUEcpFm4R
— ESPN (@espn) June 14, 2019
In the fourth quarter following the examination of his knee, Klay was seen leaving the Warriors locker room on crutches.
Klay Thompson is seen walking by the Warriors locker room on crutches. pic.twitter.com/U8IoHkvvJI
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 14, 2019
A few hours later Thompson’s agent confirmed the worst, he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee.
Golden State’s Klay Thompson has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee, his agent Greg Lawrence tells ESPN.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 14, 2019
Add Thompson’s injury to the list of injuries that couldn’t have happened at a worse time. Kevin Durant is already on that list and as is the case with KD, Thompson was expecting to cash in this summer in free agency.
It’s a tough break for Thompson as the Warriors dynasty came to a brutal end.
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