The Australian centre was approaching to play his initial diversion for a Warriors on Friday (AEDT), though a team’s All-Star large male DeMarcus Cousins is controversial due to a bruise right feet to play Patty Mills’ San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday (11am AEDT).
Bogut, after his NBL MVP army with a Sydney Kings, landed in California on Saturday and was approaching to take a few days to settle in and wait for a Warriors to finish their four-game highway trip.
The Warriors sealed Bogut as an damage word process to cover for Cousins in a entrance playoffs though a need for Bogut was immediate.
Andrew Bogut is with a Warriors in San Antonio though he’s removing a earthy right now and didn’t go by shootaround. He will be accessible to play tonight.
— Nick Friedell (@NickFriedell) March 18, 2019
Andrew Bogut will play somewhere between 5 to 35 mins tonight. Per Steve Kerr.
— CurryDagger™???? (@CurryDagger) March 18, 2019
The Warriors flew Bogut to San Antonio.
Cousins was harmed in Oklahoma City on a weekend and will bear an MRI. Bogut was an constituent partial of a Warriors’ 2015 championship group though they traded him in 2016 to transparent income space to pointer All-Star Kevin Durant.
Durant went down with an ankle damage a week ago opposite a Phoenix Suns, and should lapse opposite a Spurs.
KERR EXPECTS ‘ZERO ADJUSTMENT’ FOR BOGUT
Golen State manager Steve Kerr expects Bogut will make a seamless transition to a Warriors’ lineup.
“It only helps dramatically that he’s been here before,” Kerr told The San Francisco Chronicle’s Connor Letourneau. “We’re fundamentally using a same things that we ran when he was here. … Maybe we combined one or dual things, though it was flattering easy.”
“He and Draymond (Green) have an extraordinary tie defensively, so they’re going to promulgate when they’re out there during a same time,” Kerr said. “I consider (Bogut) is befitting to also coach a younger guys — Looney, Jordan Bell.
“But as distant as him wise in, there’s 0 adjustment. He’s a shining basketball actor in terms of his mind and his feel, and we’re fundamentally using a same stuff.”