TORONTO (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr says center DeMarcus Cousins is available for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
Kerr made the announcement at the team’s shootaround practice Thursday. Cousins has not been on the Warriors’ active roster since injuring his right quadriceps muscle early in Game 2 of the Warriors’ opening-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers.READ MORE: Firefighters Deal With Aftermath Of Brannan Island Fire
If Cousins actually plays Thursday against Toronto, it’ll be his NBA Finals debut. He had not appeared in any playoff games until this season.READ MORE: Man, 34, Stabbed While Being Robbed By 3 Men In Stockton
The Warriors originally thought Cousins’ quad injury would be season-ending. He got hurt on April 15.MORE NEWS: Sierra Road Closures Take Effect Sunday Evening Due To Snowstorm
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