The Golden State Warriors have gotten the worst potential information about Klay Thompson. In line with Yahoo Sports activities’ Chris Haynes, Thompson suffered an Achilles tear on Wednesday and can miss the whole lot of the 2020-2021 season.

Thompson, 30, injured his leg throughout a scrimmage on Wednesday afternoon, in keeping with Haynes. There was prompt concern that Thompson had suffered a big leg harm, and he was scheduled for an MRI on Thursday morning. Sadly, these fears have been realized and Thompson should spend the higher a part of the following 12 months recovering and rehabbing the harm.

This would be the second straight season Thompson will miss as a consequence of harm. He tore his ACL throughout Sport 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals, which the Warriors misplaced to the Toronto Raptors. He didn’t play in any respect throughout the 2019-2020 season.

The Warriors, who additionally needed to cope with Steph Curry’s damaged hand, completed 15-50 final season, by far the worst file within the NBA. Curry is predicted to be again at full power within the upcoming season, which begins Dec. 22, however he’ll have to assist the Warriors get again into prime kind with out the five-time All-Star by his aspect.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 13: Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors reacts in the first half against the Toronto Raptors during Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 13, 2019 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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