or Golden State Warriors star point guard Stephen Curry, his 34th birthday could not have been better, he scored 47 points in a 126-112 win over the Washington Wizards on Monday night and also returned to share the court with his friend Draymond Green.
Curry, after a game with only eight points (personal season low) returned to the level with which he was last season’s leading scorer, scoring 16 of the 26 shots he attempted, in addition to seven of 14 three-point attempts, he also grabbed six rebounds and dished out six assists.
Curry, Green and Thompson played together again
The “Chef” shared the court at the same time with Green and Klay Thompson since more than two and a half years ago, since in the sixth game of The Finals 2019, the second member of the “Splash Brothers” damaged his Achilles Tendon and did not play in the 2019-2020 campaign, nor the 2020-2021.
Green, who received a standing ovation from Oracle Arena when he entered the court with 4:50 minutes to play in the first quarter, returned to action after missing the last 29 games, this was his first game since January 9 when he injured the disc in his lower back.
In his first shot since then, Green connected from long distance and was seen shouting “Yeah!”, in total he played only 20 minutes due to coach Steve Kerr’s precaution, he accumulated six points, seven rebounds and six assists.
Other outstanding scorers for the Warriors were Thompson himself with 20 points, and Jordan Poole, who also added 20 units.