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Steve Kerr: Steve Kerr (back) still day-to-day

Steve Kerr: Steve Kerr (back) still day-to-day

The Golden State Warriors will reportedly be without head coach Steve Kerr for Thursday's Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

Kerr had been out for most of the playoffs due to chronic pain stemming from complications from a back surgery.

Ahead of Game 2 on Monday (AEDT) NBA TV's Kristen Ledlow reported Kerr will make his return as the Dubs bench boss.

Assistant coach Mike Brown has taken over in Kerr's absence and the Warriors haven't missed a beat, still sitting at a ideal 13-0 in the playoffs.

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The Warriors now hold a 1-0 series lead over the defending National Basketball Association champion Cavaliers.

Kerr last led the team beat Portland in the first round.

Even in the absence of their leader in Kerr, the Warriors defeated superstar forward LeBron James and the Cavaliers by the score of 113-91 on Thursday evening.


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