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It was probably the most talked about aspect of the game from the Warriors perspective. Monta Ellis and Stephen Curry, the two centerpieces of the Warriors franchise, were a combined 8-for-31 from the field. They were also 0-for-9 from behind the arc, which is very uncharacteristic of them.
Before you start calling for their heads and wishing the Warriors traded Curry for Chris Paul, take a step back and look at the larger picture.
Curry was playing on a sprained ankle and likely only played for PR reasons (it was a nationally televised game on ESPN). Both of the guards were playing in a half-court offense which they aren't really accustomed to doing.
Lastly, it was the first game of the season. It takes a while for players to get in a rhythm offensively, especially finding the touch on the jump shot.
This team is going to live and die by the play of Curry and Ellis. They are one of the youngest and exciting backcourts in the NBA, so that isn't necessarily a bad thing. Let them grow in this new style of offense and things will be fine.
Performances like this are few and far between for the Warriors backcourt. Plus, it's rare that both of them are off on the same night.