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After an embarrassing 1
I expect our people to be a bit more involved as well, "Thompson said Logan Murdock of the NBC Sports Bay Area." As I know, it's not the playoffs, though it's our last round in Oracle. The least you can do is get up if we make a good game. "
The Mercury News " Mark Medina shared Thompson's full comments on the matter:
Mark Medina @ MarkG_Medina
Klay Thompson was not enthusiastic about the team's work and he is not enthusiastic about the fans' efforts. told reporters last week that Golden State's players had to make a little more effort to stylishly shut down Oracle Arena.
The warriors move into the Chase Center in downtown San Francisco for starters
Whether it's justified or not, a star player who criticizes his fans is almost never a winning strategy.
Dieter Kurtenbach @ dkurtenbach
Also unsolicited. These guys are just leading the NBA and that says something. If you've seen your favorite team reach the top multiple times – and experienced the beautiful basketball – you may not be too excited to play the regular season game against the worst team in the world NBA experience.
Then there is the feeling of inevitability that what happens before the playoffs is relatively meaningless to the Warriors, as long as everyone stays healthy.
Golden State won nine games less in 2017/18 than the year before and finished seven games back from top-seeded Houston Rockets. The team has still set everything up in the postseason to reach the franchise's sixth championship.
Thompson's comments will marinate for a while before fans in the Bay Area get an answer. The Warriors embark on a four-game journey and return to the Oracle Arena against the Indiana Pacers on March 21.