Raptors and Warriors gear up for Game 3

Raptors and Warriors gear up for Game 3

The Golden State Warriors, fueled by an 18-0 run to start the second half, stormed back from a double-digit deficit to build an advantage Toronto couldn't make up, ultimately tying up the series at one game apiece.

The biggest question surrounding Game 3 now revolves around Klay Thompson's ability to play - and play effectively - after leaving Sunday's Game 2 with left hamstring tightness.

It's unclear whether Drake will appear in Oakland for Game 3 on Wednesday. He's "ramping up" his activity, Steve Kerr said, and went through an individual workout at increased intensity on Tuesday.

The Warriors expect Durant to practice with the team before being cleared to return.

"We'll see. He pulled his hamstring".

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With 120, Thompson is the Warriors' leader in terms of postseason games played, one ahead of Draymond Green and 12 ahead of Stephen Curry.

While the Warriors are wary of rushing Thompson back, they also desperately need one of their best players on the court given Kevin Durant is still out.

Durant injured his calf towards the end of the third quarter of Game 5 of the Conference Semifinals against the Houston Rockets.

With all of these factors at play, Caesars Palace has updated the NBA Finals MVP odds and as of right now, it's looking good for Curry to take home his first such award.

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