Thompson scored 17 points in 20 minutes in his first game of action since the 2019 NBA Finals. Stephen Curry led the Dubs with 28 points, while Kevon Looney recorded a career-high 18 rebounds.
Klay Thompson appeared in his first NBA game in 941 days, when he scored 30 points in 32 minutes during Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 13, 2019.
The three-time NBA Champion and five-time NBA All-Star got on the stat sheet early on Sunday night, making a lay-up on the team’s first offensive possession.
After one game at Chase Center, the Warriors head back on the road to face the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday at 5 p.m. It will be the third of four matchups between the two teams this season. Stephen Curry scored 46 points against the Grizzlies in the Dubs’ 113-104 victory on Dec. 23.