News: Thompson has a concussion after getting kneed in the side of the head by Houston's Trevor Ariza. Thompson received stitches in his right ear and passed a concussion test during the game that would have allowed him to return. The Warriors did not need him as they won the game 104-90 to clinch the series.
Impact: The Warriors said Thompson developed concussion symptoms after the game and will be evaluated by the medical staff. Thompson must pass the concussion protocol before he can return to play.
News: Thompson left Wednesday's game against Rockets in the fourth quarter after getting hit in the head, Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Impact: After Thompson pump faked on a three-point attempt, Trevor Ariza jump to block the shot. Thompson started driving to the hoop and took a knee to his head. He was taken to the locker room immediately. Thompson should undergo concussion protocol before possibly returning to Game 4 or knowing if he will miss extended time.
News: Speights (calf) participated in on-court work Wednesday but remains out for Game 5, Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Impact: Speights has been sidelined with a calf strain since Golden State's series against Memphis and was initially believed to be out for the Western Conference Finals unless the series went to six or seven games. He ran stairs on Monday and returned to on-court work Wednesday, but it's still unclear if he'll be available should the series move to Game 6.
News: Curry is going through Wednesday's morning shootaround, Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Impact: Curry is not expected to miss Game 4, but the team will continue to evaluate him after a scary fall that forced him to briefly depart Game 3. The MVP was spotted with a shooting sleeve on his right arm, so it's possible he's still dealing with some residual discomfort. Despite being listed as having a head contusion, Curry admitted Wednesday that he has a large bruise on the entire right side of his body. Regardless, expect Curry to be in the starting lineup and see his usual complement of minutes, barring a setback.