De’Aaron Pax (25, 190cm) is expected to participate.
Local media ESPN reported on the 27th (Korean time), “Pax said he plans to play in Game 5 against the Golden State Warriors.”
Sacramento’s starting guard Pax suffered an injury to his left index finger in the middle of the 4th quarter of Game 4 against Golden State on the 24th. Moreover, as he injured his shooting hand, his left hand, a long breakaway was expected.
Fortunately, however, it seems that Pax’s performance can be seen in the later series as well. Local media such as ESPN and The Athletic announced that Pax had conducted non-contact training and also released a training video. was In an interview with the media, Pax also announced that he would participate in the 5th game, saying, “I will participate in the 5th game, I am 99-100% confident.” ㅋㅋㅋ벳
Pax is an irreplaceable force in Sacramento. Pax, who recorded 25.0 points, 4.2 rebounds and 6.1 assists in 73 regular season games, helped Sacramento advance to the playoffs for the first time in 17 years. In Game 4, where he was injured, he recorded 38 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists.
Both teams are currently tied with 2 wins and 2 losses. Game 5, which will be an important watershed, Sacramento plans to regain control of the series with Pax at home.