By Steven Luker
Warriors 129 Wizards 118
The Return of Jordan Poole
In this game we witness the return of Jordan Poole to Golden State since he was traded to the Wizards. The Wizards got Poole in a trade during the offseason that sent Chris Paul from the Wizards and the Warriors sent Poole, Patrick Baldwin Jr. and Ryan Rollins. In the game Poole had 25 points with 27 minutes he played.
The Warriors played a tribute video of him and during the introductions The fans of Dub Nation give Poole a standing ovulation. The Warriors highlighted Poole time during the game and it included one champion.
Kuminga fire start going six for six
During the game Jonathan Kuminga started the game going six for six and making his first six field goals in the game. Kuminga had 16 points in the game within the eleven minutes before his miss in the game. Kuminga finished the game with 22 points and went nine for eleven and it was his third game with at least 20 points.
Consecutive double doubles for the Rooke Jackson-Davis
Rookie Trayce Jackson-Davis nearly had a double double in the first half with eight points and nine rebounds and went four for five on field goals. Jackson-Davis four field goals were dunks.
Jackson Davis finished the game with his second straight game with a double double and had stats as 10 points and 15 rebounds. Jackson-Davis is also one of the three current rookies this season to record back to back double doubles with points and rebounds. Jackson-Davis joins rookies Victor Wembenyama and Chet Holmgren.
Up next for the Warriors
They will wrap up their three game homestand hosting the Portland Trail Blazers on the next day and the game tips off at five 30 PM Pacific time. This game is the second time of a back to back game in the Chase Center this season. Then the Warriors will travel to Denver to play the Nuggets on Christmas Day and will be the afternoon game and have a tip off time at eleven 30 am pacific time.