Warriors without four players ahead of Saturday’s clash against the Brooklyn Nets; Nemanja Bjelica questionable

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – FEBRUARY 13: Brooklyn Nets’ Kevin Durant (7) and Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green (23) greet each other before the start of their NBA game at Chase Center in San Francisco, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)

Golden State Warriors will face the Brooklyn Nets in Chase Center on Saturday night with five players in the injury list. Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala remained unavailable for Steve Kerr, who is also waiting to see if Nemanja Bjelica will play Saturday night.

The Serbia forward is listed as questionable with back spasms, while James Wiseman is recovering from a knee surgery, and he’s still ways away from joining team.

In any case, the Warriors are expected to be undermanned in the frontcourt with Green and Wiseman out, while if Bjelica could not play then Golden State will have to rely on Kevon Looney as their only bigman in their roster.

On the other side, the Nets have remained relatively healthy since their last injury report, with Kevin Durant and Joe Harris recovering from a knee sprain and an ankle surgery, respectively. Paul Millsap is also out for personal reasons, while David Duke Jr. is on assignment in Brooklyn’s G League affiliate.

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