Halfway through the NBA season, no one is writing off the Golden State Warriors.
But with a record 12 wins and 43 losses, the worst in the Western Conference with 15 teams and the entire league, the dubs are expected to be great again next year, not after the all-star game in Chicago on this one Weekend
Inevitably teams fight in the basement after the All-Stars in the playoffs.
However, the Warriors will struggle to reach the round of 16 and postseason after reaching the final and winning the Larry O'Brien championship title in three of their last five campaigns.
The team, which is being introduced by Filipinos in the Bay Area of California and the Dubs nation all over the world, has gone through difficult times. Without Stephen Curry, it fluctuates. The shooter, a dual MVP, is reported to miss at least another month with a broken hand, which has resulted in him missing all but four of the games this season.
When it rains, it pours. Even without Kevin Durant and Andre Iguodala, who are now playing for other teams, the Warriors are also without Klay Thompson, who tore an ACL in last year's finale. Stars Draymond Green, Kevon Looney and D & # 39; Angelo Russell also missed the time to trade with Minnesota earlier this week.
If you have followed Golden State recently, you would say that there is no great incentive for the franchise to win. This is because it has the choices for the first round of 2020 and could just laze on the couch and wait for a future star.
"Playoffs or not, we still want to see Steph Curry in action," my Sacramento friend Danny Vivar said on Messenger. “His presence on the pitch will get the fans going again. But of course it won't be much fun if our dubs were not in action in the postseason. "
It won't be much fun for Punsters either.
Last season, when the Dubs played in the NBA final, they eventually lost to the Toronto Raptors. Filipino Diehards localized their fear of championship in the name of fun.
A treated video clip with curry went viral on social media after the Raptors took a 2-1 lead in the best of 7 finals.
The producers of the clever video made it look as if Curry spoke with a Cordillera twang in the Ilocano language.
Golden State, Curry said in the video, was played from the north because Durant and Thompson had skipped game 3 to fly to the Luzon highlands and visit Apo Whang Od, a famous tattoo artist in Tinglayan, Kalinga.
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