Andre Iguodala, Otto Porter questionable for Game 5:

Golden State: Otto Porter (left foot soreness) has been downgraded to questionable. Andre Iguodala (right knee inflammation) has been downgraded to questionable.
Source: Alberto De Roa @ HoopsHype:

What’s the buzz on Twitter?

Law Murray: @LawMurrayTheNU:
Starting Warriors Klay Thompson, Otto Porter Jr. , Klay Thompson: 5 points, 2/12 FGs, 4 rebounds:
Time Lord: 5 points, 2/2 FGs, 10 rebounds – 10:21 PM:

Tas Melas: @TasMelas:
Otto Porter starts and plays 4.5 minutes. -6. – 9:16 PM:

CJ Holmes: @CjHolmes22:
Warriors are getting outrebounded 7-2 to start, and here comes Kevon Looney for Otto Porter Jr. with 7:23 left in the first quarter. – 9:15 PM:

Peter Vecsey: @PeterVecsey1:
Otto Porter in the starting lineup gives the Celtics five guys they’ve got to guard versus four with Looney. Baloney gives the Warriors everything Draymond Green thinks he gives them… – 9:10 PM:

Mark Murphy: @Murf56:
Interesting shift, with Otto Porter Jr. starting in place of Kevon Looney. – 9:05 PM:

Kurt Helin: @basketballtalk:
Warriors starting Otto Porter over Kevon Looney in Game 4 of NBA Finals… – 9:00 PM:

Tas Melas: @TasMelas:
In Game 4 of the 2015 Finals, down 2-1, the Warriors sat Andrew Bogut and went to their “Death Lineup” with Draymond Green at center. That lineup with Iggy had a lot more experience than tonight’s with Porter Jr. – 9:00 PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
Through the first 3 games of the NBA Finals, Otto Porter Jr. is 7-for-9 from the field. All of his attempts have been 3-pointers:
Playing him with Draymond makes a lot of sense – 8:58 PM:

Vincent Goodwill: @VinceGoodwill:
The lineup shakeup shows some urgency here for Golden State. Otto Porter in for Looney, another scoring threat and you’re conceding to Boston’s size – 8:58 PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
Otto Porter Jr. regular-season splits:
Starter: 10.9 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 2.3 apg, 50.0 FG%, 38.3 3P%, +11.6
Reserve: 7.3 ppg, 5.6 rpg, 1.2 apg, 44.8 FG%, 36.5 3P%, +7.0 – 8:52 PM:

CJ Holmes: @CjHolmes22:
New starters for the Warriors in Game 4:
Stephen Curry:
Klay Thompson:
Otto Porter Jr.
Andrew Wiggins:
Draymond Green – 8:51 PM:

Connor Letourneau: @Con_Chron:
Otto Porter Jr. is starting in place of Kevon Looney. – 8:51 PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
The last time Otto Porter Jr. started a game was the last time the Warriors played the Celtics in the regular season – 8:49 PM:

Kendra Andrews: @kendra__andrews:
Golden State is shaking up their starting lineup – Otto Porter is replacing Kevon Looney.
He joins Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Andrew Wiggins. – 8:48 PM:

StatMuse: @status:
The last time Otto Porter Jr. started:
5 PTS:
3 REB:
1 AST:
2-10 FG:
1-6 3P:
It was against the Celtics. PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
Otto Porter Jr. is starting for Kevon Looney tonight:
Porter scored 6 points off the bench in Game 3 and led the Warriors with 4 assists. He was the only Warrior with a positive plus-minus at plus-4 – 8:45 PM:

Keith Smith: @KeithSmithNBA:
Otto Porter Jr’s last start?
The Warriors 22-point loss to the Celtics in mid-March. – 8:43 PM:

Sean Grande: @SeanGrandePBP:
Warriors at Celtics – TD Garden – June 10, 2022 – NBA Finals – Game 4 Starters:
Boston – Smart, Brown, Tatum, Horford, R. Williams:
Golden State – Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Andrew Wiggins, Otto Porter Jr., Draymond Green
OUT: Boston: None Golden State: Wiseman: PM:

Marc Stein: @TheSteinLine:
Wow. Game 4 starting lineup change for Golden State: Otto Porter in; Kevon Looney out.
More NBA from me: – 8:38 PM:

Keith Smith: @KeithSmithNBA:
Celtics starters for 2022 NBA Finals Game 4:
Robert Williams:
Al Horford:
Jayson Tatum:
Jaylen Brown:
Marcus Smart:
Warriors starters:
Draymond Green:
Otto Porter Jr.
Andrew Wiggins:
Klay Thompson:
Stephen Curry – 8:35 PM:

Anthony Slater: @anthonyVslater:
Starting lineup change for the Warriors. Otto Porter Jr. is replacing Kevon Looney. – 8:34 PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
Otto Porter Jr. being fully available tonight is also big.
He scored 6 points, led the Warriors with 4 assists off the bench and was a team-high plus-4 in Golden State’s Game 3 loss – 1:45 PM:

Andre Iguodala: @andre:
Time moves slowly, but passes quickly… #PointForwardFriday:1:16 PM:

Kerith Burke: @KerithBurke:
Reviewing the practice transcripts and Andre Iguodala answered two questions, the final one with a one-word answer. Never change, Andre. PM:

Dalton Johnson: @DaltonJ_Johnson:
Otto Porter Jr. is good to go tonight, too.
He’s listed as questionable with left foot soreness. That won’t be the case much longer – 12:46 PM:

Connor Letourneau: @Con_Chron:
Otto Porter Jr. is also good to go tonight. – 12:42 PM:

Keith Smith: @KeithSmithNBA:
The Golden State Warriors current NBA Finals Game 4 injury report lists Stephen Curry as probable.
Andre Iguodala and Otto Porter Jr. are both questionable.
Gary Payton II is off the injury report.
James Wiseman remains out, as he has all season. – 7:51 PM:

More on this storyline:

Jared Weiss: Ime Udoka says while Steph Curry has had success against the Celtics’ drop coverages, Boston’s offense is the issue: “If we were playing offense the right way, we would be up 3-1, at least, right now.” -via: Twitter @JaredWeissNBA: / June 12, 2022:

Jay King: Jaylen Brown: “Steph Curry is really good if you guys haven’t noticed.” -via: Twitter @ByJayKing: / June 12, 2022:

Ohm Youngmisuk: Steph Curry says Draymond Green will adjust offensively to make sure the Warriors are at their best offensively when he is on the floor: “Usually the high IQ guys figure it out and he’s at the top of that list.” -via: Twitter @NotoriousOHM: / June 12, 2022:

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