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Klay Thompson plays through pain in Game 2 win for Warriors

Draymond Green saw Klay Thompson limping on his tender left ankle a day before Game 2 of the NBA Finals and quickly texted Nick Young to tell him the Golden State Warriors would need big minutes from the backup.

But Golden State's most durable player and understated star once again managed to play through the pain and scored 20 points to help the Warriors beat Cleveland 122-103 to take a 2-0 series lead Sunday night.

"He came out there and gutted through it," Green said. "Even if you saw him take the first lay-up he took in warmups and ran back to the locker room. It's like he's not going to have it. Sure enough he did. I mean, that's just a microcosm of...

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