Thompson leaves game with lower back strain

Thompson injured in Warriors-Hawks game

Thompson leaves game with lower back strain
March 7, 2014, 8:00 pm
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Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson is averaging a team-high 36.6 minutes per game this season. (AP IMAGES)

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Warriors guard Klay Thompson left Friday's game against the Hawks with an apparent injury.

Thompson fell to the floor hard after driving to the basket for an attempted lay-in before limping off the court to the locker room. According to the team Thompson sustained a lower back strain. He did not return to the game.

Thompson had six points in just over six minutes of game time.

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