Warriors' Kerr returns to practice for 1st time in 3 weeks

Getty Image

"He's watching the game, so he sees a lot of different angles", Curry said. "Obviously, coach Brown led most of it, but he was present". "That's what you were used to and when you don't have it for a while, you kind of miss it". He did not attend the games during the previous series against the Utah Jazz.

Kerr, 51, has not been on the bench since Game 2 of a first-round playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers on April 19 because of recurring issues resulting from back surgery two years ago.

Mike Brown has been serving as Golden State's head coach in Kerr's absence and doing an admirable job, but the latter still is finding a way to leave his mark as the Warriors march toward what they hope will be their third straight NBA Finals appearance. But everyone was undoubtedly relieved to see him ambulatory on Saturday during practice - somewhat active, even - walking the court and talking to players. "The more that he can be around, the better feel that all of us have". On Sunday, dressed in jeans and Warriors sweatshirt, Kerr watched the first half from the bowels of the Oracle Arena. It was reported last week that Kerr had a spinal cord leak procedure while at Duke.




Kerr has been missing from the Warriors sidelines during the National Basketball Association playoffs as he battles an ailing back that has left him with headaches, nausea and fatigue. When we see him it gives us a little bit of juice. You really enjoy that, because he's our leader. He's the guy that laid the foundation and got everybody headed in the right directions.

It didn't go well early for Golden State.

Key Matchup: Leonard vs. Durant, Curry or Thompson.

Related news:

Hot News

John Oliver calls on Congress to act after James Comey's abrupt firing
May 16, 2017 - 09:56
According to the White House, Comey was sacked late Tuesday on the recommendation of the deputy attorney general Rob Rosenstein. This was part of a longer segment in which Oliver expressed incredulity about Trump's taking credit for the whole firing.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Economic Activity in China Slows in Many Sectors in April
May 16, 2017 - 09:53
Investment in the industrial sector rose only 3.5 percent in the first four months, a main drag on total investment growth. China's pig iron output in the first four months of this year increased 4.2% year on year to 238.21 million mt.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump invites new South Korean leader to US
May 15, 2017 - 18:22
Moon has taken a more conciliatory line with North Korea than his conservative predecessors and advocates engagement. Moon now wants to bring back the Sunshine Policy . "If the conditions shape up, I will go to Pyongyang", he said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Durant, Warriors push Jazz to brink of elimination
May 15, 2017 - 18:14
Curry struggled with shooting, but with around three minutes left in the third, he brought the team within one point of the Jazz . With the backcourt of Curry and Klay Thompson in a shooting slump, Durant was the Warriors' go-to guy for most of the night.

Springboks draw All Blacks in 2019 Rugby World Cup
May 15, 2017 - 18:10
Japan will become the first Asian country to host the World Cup, a move which aims to ignite rugby passion around the region. The pool of death is C with England, France and Argentina grouped together.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top China's first homegrown passenger plane takes to the sky for maiden flight
May 15, 2017 - 18:09
But the jet likely faces a lengthy journey from the first flight to commercial usage. It is created to be a direct competitor to the Boeing 737 and Airbus A320.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Microsoft unveils their Surface laptop
May 15, 2017 - 18:05
Windows 10 S mainly meant to run on Windows 10 education PCs from Microsoft partners like Acer and Dell at sub $200 prices. The wait for a new Surface hardware is finally over as Microsoft announced its new Surface Laptop at the EDU Event in NY .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Simple Ways to Improve your Relationship with Your Mom This Mother's Day
May 15, 2017 - 18:02
The opinions expressed in this article are exclusively those of the author and are not necessarily those of World Religion News. Even as adults, we seek out a little nurturing and a little mothering now and then. "You were all so sweet", she recalls.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top UK working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack
May 15, 2017 - 17:59
Hospitals, with their often outdated IT systems and trove of confidential patient data, are a particularly tempting target. Patrick Ward, a 47-year-old sales director, said his heart operation, which was scheduled for Friday, was cancelled at St.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'
May 15, 2017 - 17:24
But was this true? Sanders did this in real life this week while Spicer was fulfilling his U.S. Trump said his choice would be "so bonkers" everyone would wish it were Judge Judy.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea
May 14, 2017 - 04:12
The ministry alleged that the North Korean man had been "turned" by the CIA and the South Korean intelligence service while working in Russian Federation in 2014.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Egypt discovers new necropolis in Minya, first in area
May 14, 2017 - 04:07
The Touna el-Gabal site existed during the Greco-Roman period, which prevailed between third century NC and third century AD. "We found catacombs containing a number of mummies", said Salah al-Kholi, a Cairo University Egyptology professor.

Thibaut Courtois Belgian relishing prospect of title after Chelsea woes
May 14, 2017 - 04:00
But we need to take another step to become champions in the English Premier League, a fantastic achievement for us. His latest two assists came on Monday night in Chelsea's 3-0 win over Middlesbrough.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Blue Jays extend winning streak to four games
May 14, 2017 - 03:35
Earlier Saturday, the Mariners said right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma is expected of miss four to six weeks because of a sore shoulder. Barney had hit.340 with a.809 OPS in 18 games as a starter, before Wednesday. "It's worked out well".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'Bosz babes' Ajax take cut-price route to Europa League final
May 14, 2017 - 03:33
Lyon have a momentous task at hand as they host Ajax on Thursday in the second leg of the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League. As a result, we're taking Lyon on here as Ajax should have plenty of chances against their suspect defence.