Klay Thompson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Warriors star Klay Thompson issued huge challenge from father Mychal

    Clutch Points "Former professional basketball player and two-time NBA Champion Mychal Thompson knows a thing or two about longevity in the league. Father of current Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson, he believes that any player can play into their 40s if they do one thing: take care of..." February 27

  • Klay Thompson is already putting up jumpers as he rehabs torn Achilles

    CBS Sports "Klay Thompson has not played in an NBA game since the 2019 NBA Finals, and unfortunately, he isn't going to step on the court again any time soon. After painstakingly rehabbing the torn ACL that kept him off of the floor throughout the 2019-20 season, Thompson tore his Achilles tendon..." February 13

  • Warriors' Klay Thompson will be back and 'kicking a--,' Gregg Popovich says

    Yahoo! Sports "Gregg Popovich knows Warriors star Klay Thompson won't be down for long. The San Antonio Spurs head coach was asked by NBC Sports Bay Area's Kerith Burke about Thompson's extended absence from the court, and Pop gave a thoughtful answer about the..." February 10

  • Warriors’ Klay Thompson’s Achilles Rehab: ‘Definitely On Schedule’

    Heavy "  The Golden State Warriors have definitely been plagued by injuries during the past two years and even so far this season. Rookie James Wiseman is currently injured, while Kevin Looney is also ruled out. However, the team’s spirits were lifted as..." February 09

  • The Warriors Could Send Klay Thompson To The Pacers For Myles Turner

    Fadeaway World "By all accounts, the Golden State Warriors haven’t dreamed of trading Klay Thompson. The 31-year-old forward is a solid two-way player, 5x All-Star, and a fan favorite. To trade Thompson would be considered a betrayal by many in the NBA community. But the truth is,..." February 09

  • Warriors star Klay Thompson takes next step in injury recovery

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson continues to make progress in his recovery from a torn right Achilles tendon. In fact, as he continues his rehab, he was able to join the team as they traveled to Texas. It is Thompson’s first time to..." February 03

  • Klay Thompson roasts Glen Davis after Rodney McGruder situation

    Clutch Points "Glen Davis and Rodney McGruder know that Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson remains on the sideline due to a significant injury that has hampered the sharpshooting veteran for the last few seasons. However, Thompson recently returned to the fold in terms of..." February 01

  • Klay Thompson’s Injuries Are ‘Karma’ For Rodney McGruder Comments

    Total Pro Sports "The only thing currently known about the 2021 salary cap is that it will be no lower than $175 million per team. Beyond that, no one knows anything — including when we’ll know more. Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, who also serves as chairman of the league’s financing..." February 01

  • Kevin Durant Caught Liking Post Calling Klay Thompson And Draymond Green “Unprofessional”

    Fadeaway World "Kevin Durant is once again linked with two of his former teammates, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green after the pair went off on Detroit Pistons guard Rodney McGruder following a game between the Warriors and Pistons. Klay was acting as a color commentator during the broadcast and he..." February 01

  • Draymond Green: “Ain’t nobody scared of Rodney McGruder”

    The Sports Rush "Pistons swingman Rodney McGruder caught a lot of backlash from Draymond Green and Klay Thompson for his antics after their game on Saturday. McGruder was in action for the final six minutes, 24 seconds of the blowout. He headed toward the Warriors’ bench after the buzzer,..." January 31

  • Warriors' Klay Thompson: 'Kills me' to miss second straight year

    SI "Warriors All-Star guard Klay Thompson, who tore his Achilles in November and is missing his second consecutive season, provided an update on his rehab Saturday night while appearing on NBC Bay Area's telecast of the Warriors-Pistons game. "I'm living good,"..." January 31

  • Klay Thompson is the Future of NBA Broadcasting

    The Big Lead "Klay Thompson is the next Charles Barkley. Or the NBA equivalent of Tony Romo. Basically, whatever he wants to be in the media after he retires, that's what Klay can be. Thompson proved that on Friday night when he worked as an analyst / reporter on the NBC Sport Bay Area..." January 31

  • Klay Thompson Makes Reverse Layup In a Walking Boot

    The Big Lead "Klay Thompson is still in the early stages of recovering from a torn right Achilles suffered during a pick-up game before the preseason this year. But he is still better at basketball than 99 percent of the world. Thompson was in attendance for the Warriors' win..." January 26

  • Klay Thompson Dating IG Model Nikkie Neal

    Awesemo "Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson is once again on the sidelines this NBA season. The Golden State Warriors were expected to be without Klay Thompson all season, but with Covid-19 postponing games, there’s potential he returns. But most likely we won’t see Klay this..." January 19

  • Klay Thompson’s perfect reaction to Stephen Curry breaking his record

    Clutch Points "Stephen Curry put on a show for the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night, notching a career-high 62 points against the Portland Trail Blazers. Aside from surpassing his own personal best in points in a game, Curry eclipsed Klay Thompson’s single-game record in..." January 04

  • Warriors again painfully learning the value of Klay Thompson

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors played the entire 2019-2020 season without Klay Thompson and just a few games with Steph Curry. The Warriors ended up with a 15-50 record, which wasn’t much of a surprise given the absences of their key cogs. However, the 2020-2021 season is a..." December 27

  • Warriors’ Klay Thompson Finally Breaks Silence After Injury

    Heavy "Golden State Warriors’ All-Star Klay Thompson is out for the 2020-21 NBA season after suffering an Achilles tear back in November. It was a devastating injury for Thompson and the Warriors with their hopes of being top contenders in a very competitive Western..." December 23

  • How long will Klay Thompson be out?

    Sporting News "The Warriors' worst fears have been confirmed: Klay Thompson's injury is season-ending. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported that Thompson's injury, which occurred in November during an offseason workout, is a torn right Achilles. The Warriors..." December 22

  • Klay Thompson pens heartfelt message to Warriors fans before tip-off vs. Nets

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors All-Star shooting guard Klay Thompson will miss Tuesday night’s 2020-21 NBA season tip-off game against the Brooklyn Nets, continuing his stretch of sidelined games first stemming from an ACL tear in the 2019 Finals and a recent Achilles tendon..." December 22

  • Stephen Curry reveals message to Klay Thompson after season-ending injury

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors were devastated to hear the news of Klay Thompson suffering a season-ending Achilles injury before the 2020 NBA Draft. Despite the dreadful news of Thompson’s injury, Stephen Curry revealed what he told Thompson after his injury..." December 19

  • Klay Thompson injury dooms Warriors’ title hopes

    Pro Basketball Talk "The best free agent to switch teams this offseason was… Gordon Hayward (Celtics to Hornets)? Danilo Gallinari (Thunder to Hawks)? Bogdan Bogdanovic (Kings to Hawks)? Christian Wood (Pistons to Rockets)? Jerami Grant (Nuggets to..." December 16

  • Kevin Durant’s Achilles rehab should ‘inspire’ Klay Thompson, per Warriors coach Steve Kerr

    Clutch Points "Kevin Durant made his much-awaited debut for the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday following a full season on the sidelines recovering from a gruesome Achilled injury he suffered during the 2019 NBA Finals. Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr was an avid..." December 15

  • Andrew Wiggins on what Klay Thompson’s injury means for his role with Warriors

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors are going to be without Klay Thompson for the second consecutive season, prompting Andrew Wiggins to shoulder more of the load than expected. As he enters his first full season with the Warriors, Wiggins spoke about what Thompson’s injury..." December 03

  • Klay Thompson’s chances of full recovery from Achilles tear, per sports injury doctor

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors were expected to be one of the teams to seriously challenge the Los Angeles Lakers next season, but their title aspirations suffered a blow after All-Star Klay Thompson went down with an Achilles injury in a workout over a year after..." November 26

  • Warriors’ new-look roster can still contend without Klay Thompson

    Clutch Points "They’re going to look different, and chances are they’re going to play different, but the Golden State Warriors will be back in contention in 2020-21 with their new-look roster. Warriors head coach Steve Kerr’s projected starting five includes some new..." November 26

  • Klay Thompson undergoes successful surgery for Achilles tendon tear

    Larry Brown Sports "There is some good news on the Klay Thompson injury front. Thompson underwent surgery on Wednesday for his torn Achilles tendon, and the operation was deemed a success. " November 25

  • What Klay Thompson's injury means for Andrew Wiggins and the Golden State Warriors

    NBA.com "3h ago NBA What Klay Thompson's injury means for Andrew Wiggins and the Golden State Warriors Klay Thompson's heart-breaking season-ending Achilles injury leaves a void in the Warriors' attack that Andrew Wiggins may be able to fill. By Carlan..." November 24

  • Stephen Curry says news of Klay Thompson injury moved him to tears

    Pro Basketball Talk "When news of Klay Thompson tearing his Achilles came down, every basketball fan felt a punch to the gut. Thompson is one of the most dynamic players in the league who also is one of the good guys. Nobody took the Thompson news harder than Stephen..." November 24

  • Warriors Could Acquire Zach LaVine To Replace Klay Thompson

    Fadeaway World "As Klay Thompson prepares to sit out another full season, the Golden State Warriors don’t have any more time to waste in their mission to return to title contention. They will move forward even in spite of t and while team President Bob Myers has already made a few moves to make..." November 21

  • Warriors seeking $9.3M Disabled Player Exception after Klay Thompson goes down

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors have applied for the Disabled Player Exception worth $9.3 million after the season-ending loss of All-Star shooting guard Klay Thompson, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium. Thompson, who missed the entire 2019-20..." November 21

  • Will Warriors' Klay Thompson ever be the durable star again?

    USA Today "Most of the time, the conversations went silent. Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson and general manager Bob Myers struggled speaking when they processed something difficult. The Warriors expect Thompson to stay sidelined for the entire 2020-21 seasonafter an MRI..." November 20

  • Warriors stars Stephen Curry, Draymond Green’s reactions to Klay Thompson’s Achilles tear

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors, the basketball world, and, most importantly, Klay Thompson, suffered a devastating blow on Thursday when an MRI confirmed that Thompson would miss the 2020-21 season after suffering a torn right Achilles during a workout on..." November 19

  • Klay Thompson suffers season-ending Achilles injury

    The Score "Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson will miss the entire 2020-21 season after suffering an Achilles tear, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The five-time All-Star reportedly suffered the injury Wednesday while competing against current and..." November 19

  • 4 trade scenarios for the Golden State Warriors to replace Klay Thompson

    Sportsnaut "The Achilles injury star guard Klay Thompson suffered earlier this week in Los Angeles leaves everything up in the air. The Golden State Warriors trade rumors leading up to said injury included finding a third star to team up with Thompson and Stephen..." November 19

  • Klay Thompson suffers leg injury, will undergo tests

    The Score "Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson appeared to suffer a lower leg injury on Wednesday and will undergo testing to determine the severity, sources told The Athletic's Shams Charania. The 30-year-old hasn't appeared in a game since tearing his left ACL..." November 18

  • LeBron James reacts to Klay Thompson injury news

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors All-Star shooting guard Klay Thompson reportedly hurt his leg with the severity still pending. The NBA landscape will undoubtedly change due to Thompson’s injury and the Warriors’ subsequent moves. In the meantime, Los Angeles..." November 18

  • 3 trades the Warriors need to make if Klay Thompson has a serious injury

    Clutch Points "The 2020 NBA Draft is slated to kick off on Wednesday evening with the Golden State Warriorscurrently in line to pick second overall. While the initial belief was that whoever was selected by the Warriors would immediately join the likes of point guard Stephen Curry, shooting guard Klay..." November 18

  • Warriors won’t get ‘revenge tour’ in 2020-21 season, claims Richard Jefferson

    Clutch Points "Heading into the 2020-2021 NBA season, some believe the Golden State Warriors will exact their revenge on the league after an injury-riddled 2019-2020 campaign. Contrary to what some believe though, Richard Jefferson doesn’t believe the Dubs will get their “revenge..." November 03

  • Klay Thompson is backing new CBD brand

    The Undefeated "Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson has joined forces with soccer star Alex Morgan, motorsports star Travis Pastrana and skateboard star Paul Rodriguez in launching a CBD brand called Just Live. The athletes hope to provide sports and fitness enthusiasts with a natural alternative to..." October 29

  • Klay Thompson has one more hurdle to clear in NBA return

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  Klay Thompson has waited 16 months to make his NBA return. The Warriors star was at the peak of his powers when he tore his ACL during Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors. Thompson missed all of last season as he rehabbed following surgery and..." October 16

  • Klay Thompson taking it slow, Kevon Looney looks ready as Dubs camp wraps

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  Stephen Curry and Draymond Green never showed up, as anticipated. Klay Thompson never participated in 5-on-5 scrimmaging, as speculated, and neither did Eric Paschall, whose conditioning was not at the preferred level. And Andrew Wiggins has come..." October 05

  • Klay Thompson takes part in full practice 470 days after tearing ACL in Finals

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors swingman Klay Thompson participated Friday in his first full practice since tearing his left ACL in Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals. It had been 470 days since Thompson's injury and his return was a welcome sight for coaches and teammates who missed having..." September 26

  • Warriors coach Steve Kerr: Klay Thompson 'looks fantastic' recovering from ACL tear

    Yardbarker "Klay Thompson was forced to miss the entire 2019-20 NBA season after tearing his ACL in last year's finals and any time someone has to recover from that severe of an injury, there are naturally concerns about whether they'll be the same player they were pre-injury. Well, fear not,..." September 17