Stephen Curry exits Game 2 vs. Rockets with left hand injury

In the opening minutes of Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets, Warriors guard Stephen Curry exited the game with a left hand injury.

With 8:31 left in the first quarter, Curry walked off the court in noticeable pain and examined his left hand.

The former MVP briefly spoke to an athletic trainer, then immediately went into the locker room while grasping his left hand between his legs.

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The injury appears to have occurred while the Warriors star was trying to swipe the ball from Rockets center Clint Capela underneath the basket.

This story is developing and will be updated as more information is made available.

Eric Ting is an SFGATE staff writer. Email him at eric.ting@sfgate.com and follow him on Twitter

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