Golden State Warriors: 3 keys for Game 3 of 2019 NBA Finals

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The guard underwent an MRI scan on his hamstring on Monday and ESPN reported he should be available to play with a mild strain when the series moves to Oakland, California. "He thinks it is minor, so I don't know what that means going forward". Full-court scrimmaging is a step the Warriors medical staff and Kerr want to see before he is cleared for game action. But the defending-champion Warriors stormed back in Game 2 with a109-104 victory sparked by a historic 18-0 third-quarter run.

Yet Steph Curry is still more than capable of winning games by himself and Raptors head coach Nick Nurse wants to remind everyone that Warrior Demarcus Cousins is pretty good too.

In the 11 games Durant, the two-time Finals MVP, has played in during the 2019 playoffs, he is averaging 34.2 points on 52% percent shooting, including hitting a 42% clip beyond the arc.

This comes after league sources told Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes that Durant will likely return to the Finals for Game 4.

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Looney played 10 minutes, grabbing one rebound in Game 2.

While the Warriors are wary of rushing Thompson back, they also desperately need one of their best players on the court given Kevin Durant is still out.

Durant and Thompson aren't the only injury concerns for the Warriors.

Kevon Looney suffered a somewhat serious injury during Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night.