Klay Thompson returns to game after J.R. Smith slid into his legs

Posted: 9:30 PM, May 31, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-01 02:18:03Z

Klay Thompson left Game 1 of the NBA Finals in the first quarter after J.R. Smith slid into his legs while chasing down a pass.

The Warriors are already shorthanded with Andre Iguodala out . Smith, who did not slide intentionally, was booed by the Golden State crowd. Thompson has a left lateral leg contusion, according to the Warriors.

Thompson reentered the game in the second quarter.