"Belichick's got a lot of assistants out there that know the Patriots well and it hasn't worked-out well either", Gentry said.
Curry has been sidelined since March 23 after sustaining a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee.
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Kerr was noncommittal about Curry's status for Game 1 and noted that he was still under close evaluation to see how his body would respond to Thursday's practice.
"Steph practiced, he did everything, looked good, too", Kerr told reporters. The only time Golden State played New Orleans without Curry was when it suffered a 126-120 loss at Oracle Arena on April 7. Curry was sidelined for that game, but Kevin Durant poured in 41 points, going 16/26 from the field. The schemes will stay pretty much the same. "If he doesn't, we have way to defend that lineup".
Golden State is a familiar opponent for the Pelicans- especially for Gentry- who was on their coaching staff when they won it all 3 years ago. NOLA averaged 18.3 turnovers in the three defeats vs. "I don't know if it's the first game, second game or whatever, but I definitely think he'll play in this series".