‘That may be a seminal second for me’: NBA TV’s Greg Anthony blames the punch Draymond Inexperienced threw at Jordan Poole for the Warriors’ early season struggles as he claims reigning champion ‘is NOT a cohesive unit’
NBA TV analyst and formerpoint guard Greg Anthony has blamed Draymond Inexperienced’s preseason punch for the Golden State Warriors’ sluggish begin.
Inexperienced infamously punched teammate Jordan Poole throughout observe, to which he then spent a number of days away from the group. Warriors misplaced to the Suns Wednesday night time.
‘I’m going again to when all of the craziness began with Draymond Inexperienced and Jordan Poole. I nonetheless firmly imagine, sure, they obtained robust management of their locker room and their entrance workplace,’ Anthony advised NBA TV.
Greg Anthony stated he believes the punch thrown by Draymond Inexperienced in preseason is responsible for the Golden State Warriors’ struggles
‘That may be a seminal second for me. I nonetheless assume this group is coping with that.
‘They’ll say all the appropriate issues, however the actual proof is if you watch them play. This isn’t a cohesive unit.
‘They do not appear to have the identical stage of fireplace or belief, significantly on the defensive finish.’
(L-R) Draymond Inexperienced #23 and Jordan Poole #3 of the Golden State Warriors stroll to the bench throughout the second half of the NBA sport in opposition to the Phoenix Sunson on October 25, 2022
The Warriors have gotten off to a 6-9 begin this season and are but to win a sport on the street.
Exterior of Stephen Curry who scored 50 factors within the group’s final sport the Warriors’ complete roster has struggled at one level or one other.
Anthony went on so as to add: ‘The remainder of the league is licking their chops. They’re wanting ahead to enjoying them now.’
Inexperienced was not suspended for his actions however did obtain a tremendous. He stated he ‘does not care’ in regards to the backlash to his brutal sucker-punch on Poole.
Stephen Curry (30) walks off court docket after a foul name throughout defeat by the Phoenix Suns