The NBA went to Japan to promote the brand, play a few games in a huge market — Japan specifically but Asia as a whole — and put on a show.
Stephen Curry, was there any other possible outcome?
It’s preseason and they are the defending champs — they should be having fun, playing with some joy.
Thompson took part in the shooting contest but is not playing in either of the exhibition games in Japan as the Warriors ease him back into play this season. It’s a marathon of a season and the Warriors need the best version of Klay starting in April, not October.
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Watch Curry, Klay in 3-point shooting contest in Japan. Yeah, they’re good at this. originally appeared on NBCSports.com