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Golden State Warriors’ seasoned sharpshooter, Klay Thompson, is grappling with a challenging season, with contract negotiations looming over his performance.

In the midst of the final year of his contract, Thompson’s struggles on the court have raised eyebrows, prompting discussions about his future with the Warriors.

Despite his public display of confidence, recent insights from Kendra Andrews of ESPN shed light on a different narrative.

Andrews reports, “Thompson’s slump to start this season feels different. His contract negotiations are weighing on him, sources told ESPN, and he appears to be noticeably more frustrated during games.”

The 33-year-old veteran, known for his remarkable three-point shooting, is averaging 15 points per game this season, facing criticisms for his subpar performance as the Warriors grapple with a 10th-place standing in the competitive Western Conference.

Thompson’s frustration seems evident, manifesting in solitary moments on the bench during timeouts or visible displays of discontent after challenging plays.

As the season progresses, the question lingers: How will Thompson’s contract situation impact his on-court contributions and the Warriors’ overall performance?