For the Golden State Warriors, Andre Iguodala and Otto Porter Jr. are available in Game 1 of NBA Finals

SAN FRANCISCO – The Golden State Warriors We will be Andre Iguodala, Otto Porter Jr. And Gary Payton II Available for Game 1 of NBA Finals against Boston Celtics Thursday night

Iguodala is not playing this postseason, having missed the previous 36 regular-season matches due to neck and leg injuries. Porter missed the Western Conference finals game against the Argentines by a half. Dallas Mavericks because of left foot soreness. Payton has been out since his elbow injury from a controversial foul by The Memphis GrizzliesDillon Brooks Game 2 in the second round.

Steve Kerr, Warriors coach said, “We did a bit of scrimmaging yesterday. All three guys felt good today.” “We'll watch how it goes. I believe a lot of our decisions here in Game 1 are based on emotion. We have to get to know the game and decide which combinations we need. It's great to have them all back and I believe all three of us can contribute.

Draymond Green Payton is a hard-nosed defender who will be able to assist the Warriors once he returns. Porter has made valuable contributions during the postseason. His teammates also spoke of Iguodala’s invaluable advice and observations from the sidelines.

“He's the exact same Andre.” Stephen Curry said. He is just serving in a different capacity, knowing he can assist us. Even if he isn't available, he has been an amazing presence on the court and a voice for the young men. This includes during practice but also during games.

He's been this way his whole life. But when you play, you are a lot more focused on the details. He is a great leader, and a great guy.

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