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Warriors' Kerr returns to practice for 1st time in 3 weeks

Hearing Steve Kerr's voice again in a team meeting, talking strategy and a game plan for the Spurs, made Stephen Curry's Saturday.

Seeing the reigning NBA coach of the year on the practice floor for the first time in more than three weeks had acting Golden State coach Mike Brown in great spirits.

"It was just nice to hear his voice really," Curry said. "That's what you were used to and when you don't have it for a while, you kind of miss it."

The ailing Warriors coach attended practice Saturday morning, returning to the floor for the first time since guiding the team on April 21 ahead of a flight to Portland for Game 3 of the first round. He missed...