Stephen Curry Injures Right Ankle In Warriors’ Game 1 Win Vs. Rockets, Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors got off to a roaring start Saturday in Game 1 of their Western Conference First Round playoff series with the Hosuton Rockets. Curry put up 24 points in the first half en route to a 27-point Warriors halftime lead, and the reigning NBA champions cruised to a 104-78 victory. Curry even set another NBA record.
Stephen Curry: 4th player in shot clock era to be game’s outright leading scorer while playing 20 Min or fewer in a playoff game.
It wasn’t all rainbows, though, as Curry left the game in the third quarter with a right ankle injury. He entered the game with both ankles taped and in braces, but apparently rolled his right ankle to begin the second half. He left with a noticeable limp on the right side.