This Tuesday evening, Juan Toscano Anderson will live a special night when he will receive his championship ring, for the title won with the Warriors in June against Boston.
But unlike Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and company, he will no longer defend the colors of Golden State this season and will therefore come to the Chase Center as an opponent, with the Lakers.
“Obviously, it’s a big night for me, and for Golden State, I’ll definitely enjoy it. But I’m a Lakers player now.”he recalled to Spectrum SportsNet. “I want to go over there to kick their ass. The goal is to start on the right foot. »
So if he will logically appreciate receiving the precious jewel, “JTA” especially hopes to win this first match.
“It’s hard to win in Golden State, I know, I’ve played a lot of games at the Chase Center. The team is great, they are the defending champions, the fans are great. I would love to win this fight and honestly, it would be even better than the ring. It would be great to come get my ring, celebrate with my family and win against them. »
Anthony Davis thinks exactly the same. “It’s always fun to ruin the night by presenting the rings”, drop in. “The idea is to start the season with victories. »