Look: Warriors' Stephen Curry Says 'Be Back Soon,' Posts Photo of Injury

Adam Wells@adamwells1985Featured ColumnistOctober 31, 2019

NEW OREANS, LA - OCTOBER 28: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors warms up before the game against the New Orleans Pelicans on October 28, 2019 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)
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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry is putting on a brave face after breaking his left hand during Wednesday's 121-110 loss to the Phoenix Suns

On Thursday, the two-time NBA MVP posted an image of his right hand wrapped up, with a caption indicating that he will "be back soon."

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Steph Curry seems to he in good spirits. https://t.co/75dwzcIDiC

Curry broke his left hand during the third quarter when he attempted to drive past Suns center Aron Baynes for a layup. He landed hard on the court, and Baynes, who was called for a blocking foul, fell on his hand. 

Per Connor Letourneau of the San Francisco Chronicle, the Warriors announced Thursday that Curry had a CT scan and they hope to know Friday if he will require surgery.

The early returns for Golden State this season haven't been encouraging, even before Curry's injury. Wednesday's loss dropped the team's record to 1-3, and the defense ranks last in the NBA in efficiency with 118.1 points allowed per 100 possessions. 

Curry is leading the Warriors in scoring with 20.3 points per game, despite shooting only 40.9 percent from the field and 24.3 percent on three-pointers. His 6.5 assists per game is his highest mark since the 2016-17 season. 


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