Warriors’ Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

Andre Igoudala was drafted 9th overall in 2004, after the Raptors passed on him with the 8th pick.

HOUSTON — Golden State WarriorsAndre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.

It will be the second straight game Iguodala has missed after he bruised his left knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game.

Houston got a 95-92 win in Game 4 on Tuesday to even the series at 2-2 heading in Thursday’s game.

While Golden State will be without Iguodala, the Warriors will have Klay Thompson. Thompson had been listed as questionable leading up to the game because of a strained left knee. But coach Steve Kerr says that Thompson will play.

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