Curry visits the Duke team before the March Madness game in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is nursing a left foot injury that sidelined him on the team’s five-game East Coast road trip.
This may be good news for male basketball players at Duke who wanted to meet the greatest shooter in NBA history.
The Blue Devils were training at the Warriors facility when Curry visited the team, Duke tweeted a video Wednesday.
A Photo was posted showing Curry with legendary Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, also known as Coach K.
Krzyzewski’s last game could be in San Francisco after he announced last summer that his 42nd season at Duke would be his last.
Coach K could also earn his 100th game of the NCAA Tournament with a Sweet 16 win over Texas Tech on Thursday at Chase Center.
Krzyzewski’s 26th appearance in the Sweet 16 extends his all-time record among coaches, according to duke.
Coach K on basketball culture in the Bay Area
This year is the first year the NCAA tournament has been held in San Francisco since 1939.
College basketball fans are in for a treat as Gonzaga, Texas Tech and Arkansas play at Chase Center this week.
“A lot of people in the East don’t realize it’s a strong, deep-rooted, basketball-loving region,” Krzyzewski said. told reporters in San Francisco. “This region loves basketball, not just the Warriors.
“I love this area. It’s really the basis for me to become a coach.
The full soundbite of Krzyzewski talking about basketball in the Bay Area can be seen here.
Latest information on Curry’s injury
Curry injured his left foot in last Wednesday’s home game against Boston on March 16.
An MRI then revealed a sprained left foot.
Curry will be re-evaluated in two weeks, Warriors noted last Friday.