After Jordan Poole missed a deep jumper try early within the shot clock with the Golden State Warriors main by two factors with below two minutes remaining within the fourth quarter, Steph Curry appeared pissed off.
Following Poole’s miss, Curry threw his mouthpiece whereas working again on protection and was shortly ejected for the third time in his profession. By rule, throwing something towards the gang triggers an ejection.
Regardless of his miss earlier than Curry’s ejection, Poole obtained an opportunity at redemption for his teammate.
After Klay Thompson, Ja Morant and Brandon Clarke traded clutch moments within the last minute, Poole obtained the final phrase earlier than the buzzer. With the sport tied, Poole despatched the Grizzlies house with a tricky game-winning layup coming off an inbound cross from Donte DiVincenzo on the baseline.
Poole completed the sport with 21 factors on 8-of-14 taking pictures from the sphere with seven assists and 5 rebounds in 31 minutes.
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With six minutes remaining within the fourth quarter, the Warriors trailed the Grizzlies by 10 factors. Poole scored 13 of his factors within the last body to assist gasoline Golden State’s comeback.
Previous to his ejection, Curry led the Warriors with 34 factors on 10-of-19 taking pictures from the sphere with 4 made triples to associate with three assists and two boards. Curry dropped 10 of his factors within the fourth quarter.
Thompson added 24 factors with 5 made triples to assist snap the Warriors’ four-game dropping streak at San Francisco’s Chase Heart.
After the Warriors’ thrilling win in opposition to the Grizzlies, the NBA community on Twitter exploded with reactions. Right here’s a take a look at what followers and analysts have been saying on Wednesday night time.