The Golden State Warriors are starting to feel like an emergency room reality show — one that’s scripted because this many serious injuries couldn’t possibly hit one team in reality.
In this latest episode In the latest medical news out of Golden State, Draymond Green will not suit up on the Warriors’ three-game road trip starting Wednesday night in Houston because of the ligament injury in his finger that has already sidelined him for two games.
D'Angelo Russell is out against the Rockets as well, but if you’re looking for the silver lining he is likely to be back by Friday.
D’Angelo Russell and Draymond Green will not play tonight vs Houston. Green has been ruled out for the three-game trip. Russell will be re-evaluated Thursday, per Warriors coach Steve Kerr.
— Logan Murdock (@loganmmurdock) November 6, 2019
League sources: Barring a setback, Russell likely to return Friday. https://t.co/0HjEa28vzA
— Monte Poole (@MontePooleNBCS) November 6, 2019
Back to the bad news: The Warriors announced that big man Kevon Looney will be out at least another two weeks.
The Warriors have back-to-back road games Friday in Minnesota and Saturday in Oklahoma City.