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Warriors Star Stephen Curry Ejected from Game for Throwing Mouthguard

Warriors Star Stephen Curry Ejected from Game for Throwing Mouthguard

The Golden State Warriors made their 122-120 comeback Wednesday night against the Memphis Grizzlies, despite the odds being stacked against them after the team’s star Stephen Curry was ejected late in the game’s fourth quarter. The ejection–a rarity for Curry–occurred after Curry saw Jordan Poole take a shot and miss it instead of passing it to him. Curry then clapped his hands at Poole after what Curry later said was an ill-advised 3-point attempt by his teammate. As he was running back on defense, Curry, in a moment of frustration, took out his mouthguard and threw it on the court.

Warriors Celebrate Victory Over Lakers

Warriors Celebrate Victory Over Lakers

Golden State came out the gates swinging for this year’s season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers, which saw the Warriors claim victory with a 14-point lead (123-109) over their rivals. It was a spectacular play on both teams’ end that was the cumulation of months of training (and great rosters) despite reported setbacks.

ESPY Awards 2022: Best Moments

ESPY Awards 2022: Best Moments

The 2022 ESPYS took place Wednesday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, where some of the best players, teams, and moments in sports were honored. Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry had the task of opening the night after winning his fourth NBA title, beating the Boston Celtics in the Finals. He was one of the event’s many highlights, using his opening monologue to roast Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James and explaining that he understands why Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady un-retired.

Warriors Sign First-Round Pick Patrick Baldwin Jr. to Rookie Contract

Warriors Sign First-Round Pick Patrick Baldwin Jr. to Rookie Contract

On Wednesday, the Golden State Warriors announced they signed former Milwaukee forward Patrick Baldwin Jr. to his rookie-scale contract. Baldwin averaged about 12.1 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 1.5 assists just last season and is the 28th pick in the NBA draft. He played his best game of the season in his debut after scoring a double-double on November 9 with 21 points and ten rebounds.

Warriors Beat Celtics in Game 6 to Win 2022 NBA Finals

Warriors Beat Celtics in Game 6 to Win 2022 NBA Finals

Last Thursday night, the Golden State Warriors won their fourth NBA championship, outscoring the Boston Celtics 103-90. It is their fourth championship in eight seasons, an impressive one judging by the ups and downs the team has had for the past few years.

NBA Finals: Could Stephen Curry become 2022’s Finals MVP?

NBA Finals: Could Stephen Curry become 2022’s Finals MVP?

After the Golden State Warriors won an astonishing three NBA finals over the course of 4 years—in 2015, 2017, and 2018— they are unsurprisingly back again in the 2022 NBA finals against the Boston Celtics. Stephen Curry has been a standout player since their initial win in 2015, but the mystery lies in how he has not yet been named the NBA Finals MVP. While he has received the honored awards of All-Star Game MVP, as well as NBA MVP twice, 2022 may be the year where Curry is recognized for his outstanding playing in the finals series specifically.

NBA Finals: Warriors Win Game 2 Against Celtics 107-88

NBA Finals: Warriors Win Game 2 Against Celtics 107-88

Stephen Curry got 29 points, six rebounds, and four assists, while Jordan Poole added 17 points off of the bench. The game ended with the Warriors winning over Boston 107-88, tying the series. As a team, the Warriors forced 18 Boston turnovers, and they scored 33 points off of those turnovers. Curry scored 10 points in the opening frame, shooting four free throws and three assists. So, after the first quarter, the Warriors held a 31-30 lead.

NBA Finals: Celtics Win Game 1 Against Warriors 120-
108

NBA Finals: Celtics Win Game 1 Against Warriors 120-
108

Last night, the Boston Celtics won Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors 120-108 at the Chase Center. They’ll be playing again for Game 2 on Sunday Night. Al Horford and Jaylen Brown were Celtics’ highest scorers with 36 and 24 points respectively. Horford hit six three-pointers, outscoring the warriors 40-16 in the last 12 minutes.

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