Warriors’ Murphy activated from injured list
Salt Lake City, UT (Sports Network) – The Warriors activated forward Troy
Murphy from the injured list Wednesday and he scored six points in 14 minutes
during Golden State’s 91-77 loss to the Utah Jazz.
Murphy had missed the last 29 games due to a deep bone bruise and stress
reaction in his left ankle. He also sat out the first 21 contests of the year
because of a plantar fascia tear in his right foot.
Entering Wednesday’s action, Murphy was averaging 7.5 points and 6.1
rebounds over 11 contests this season.
Meanwhile, guard Speedy Claxton was placed on the injured list with a
fractured right hand.
Claxton has missed the last seven contests with the injury. He is averaging
10.5 points, 2.6 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 1.55 steals over 55 games this
season, including 29 starts.