After touchdown within the Bay Space on a blockbuster commerce with the Minnesota Timberwolves on deadline day, Andrew Wiggins solely suited up for 12 video games with the Golden State Warriors earlier than the season was lower quick because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Over his quick stint with the Warriors, Wiggins averaged 19.4 factors on 45.7% capturing from the sector with 4.6 boards, 3.6 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.3 steals per contest.
In the course of the former Rookie of the Yr’s debut stint with the Warriors, he solely performed one sport with Stephen Curry. Wiggins tallied 21 factors on 9-of-20 capturing from the sector with 10 boards, two assists and two blocks in 37 minutes towards the Raptors.
With Curry wholesome to begin the 2020-21 season, Wiggins is worked up to have the two-time NBA Most Useful Participant again on the courtroom. At a post-training camp apply press convention with media, Wiggins mentioned Curry’s presence is a “game-changer.”
I’m excited. I’m very excited having Steph Curry again. He’s somebody that may do every little thing for us. As soon as he steps on the ground — simply his presence is a game-changer. He on the ground is a game-changer. Getting an opportunity to play alongside him and studying, seeing how he goes about sure stuff — that’s what’s most essential. I feel him stepping on the courtroom goes to be a game-changer.
Take heed to Wiggins full post-practice interview through Warriors SoundCloud.
All through Golden State’s preseason coaching camp at Chase Middle, Wiggins and Curry will shortly need to get accustomed to one another on the courtroom. Following Klay Thompson’s damage, Wiggins will seemingly play alongside Curry within the backcourt on some possessions.
With just one sport from final season and a restricted quantity of apply, Curry and Wiggins will want on a regular basis they will get to construct chemistry earlier than opening evening towards the Brooklyn Nets on Dec. 22.
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