For the first time in five seasons, the Golden State Warriors aren’t lacing up for the NBA Finals. Instead, the NBA will crown their champion between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Miami Heat.
With no basketball on the schedule in the Bay Area, Warriors Wire is highlighting some of the top moments from members of the Golden State Warriors against the current contestants for the 2020 NBA Finals.
Although Klay Thompson didn’t suit up against the 2020 edition of the Miami Heat due to injury, the Splash Brother has had a handful of memorable games against the South Beach basketball club.
Over his eight-year NBA career, Thompson has suited up against the Heat 14 times, with a 10-4 overall record. When facing Miami, the five-time All-Star is averaging 19.9 points on 46.6% shooting from the field with 4.0 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.3 steals per contest. The sharpshooting wing has buried 44 3-pointers on 112 attempts from beyond the arc over his career against the Heat (39.3%).
Below are some of Thompson’s top individual numbers for the Warriors against the Miami Heat in his career.
Dec. 3, 2017 — 123-95 W
Nov. 25, 2014 — 114-97 W
Dec. 12, 2012 — 97-95 W
Feb 10, 2019 — 120-118 W
Feb. 27, 2019 — 126-125 L