Home Basketball Jordan Poole’s Points With Teammates Went Approach Past Draymond: Report

Jordan Poole’s Points With Teammates Went Approach Past Draymond: Report

Jordan Poole’s Points With Teammates Went Approach Past Draymond: Report


The issues between Draymond Inexperienced and Jordan Poole have been very public however points Poole had with different teammates remained comparatively beneath wraps, till now.

Positive, Poole wasn’t ever the most well-liked participant within the locker room however the general sentiment was that he was well liked by his Warriors teammates.

The Ringer’s Logan Murdock has revealed that Poole solely had few allies on the staff, which included Andrew Wiggins and Kevon Looney.

As for everybody else, there was a noticeable rift. Together with with the veterans like Klay Thompson and Steph Curry.

“I don’t bear in mind the final time someone received traded earlier than their rookie extension kicks in,” Murdock mentioned on The Invoice Simmons Podcast. “He was remoted from the group, proper?

“All of the established guys had some model of an issue with Jordan Poole, whether or not it was Klay mockingly saying that Jordan doesn’t go the ball sufficient and shoots an excessive amount of. After which you have got Draymond, who sees Jordan as this man, is like: ‘Yeah, I did punch him. I did do all these items, however now I don’t have a voice throughout the locker room due to what occurred.’ … After which you have got Steph who’s attempting to deliver all of this collectively.”


Lower than two weeks after the Inexperienced-Poole punching incident, Poole signed a four-year $140 million extension however that was the spotlight of his season.

Golden State’s coach Steve Kerr admitted the punch compromised issues and that “belief was misplaced” when he was requested about in his exit interview.

The incident clearly affected Poole and it stayed with him proper as much as the postseason, the place he had a forgettable run.

Sadly for Poole, his lackluster performances and the entire punching factor noticed him come off second-best.

Draymond signed a four-year $100 million greenback contract with the Warriors after turning into a free agent, so it’s clear who the franchise values extra.

The staff additionally appears to be prioritising veterans over younger expertise and the signing of Chris Paul has made that much more clear.

The upcoming season will present whether or not the Warriors’ points have been solved with out Poole on the roster.



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