Stephen Curry insists there’s no panic among the Warriors, who lost three straight before salvaging a two-point home win over the 76ers last night.
On the other hand…
Ethan Sherwood Strauss of ESPN on the TrueHoop Podcast, as transcribed by RealGM:
There’s one guy in particular on the team that keeps saying the same thing to me, and I can’t say who he is, but he keeps saying ‘We’ve got problems and it ain’t basketball.’
Wow! This is so juicy! It could mean anything, and it’s fun to speculate.
But a reality check: Golden State is still an NBA-best 53-14. Kevin Durant could still return in the regular season. The Warriors are still favored to win the championship.
On the other hand, if Golden State is blowing up overstated or benign problems, they become significant.