Warriors make it official: exercise fourth-year contract options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli.
Warriors exercised fourth-year options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli.
Ognjen Kuzmic is checking back into the game as Andrew Bogut and Festus Ezeli each have four personal fouls.
Now, Mo Speights will take on DeMarcus Cousins as Ognjen Kuzmic joins Andrew Bogut and Festus Ezeli on the bench with three fouls apiece.
Festus Ezeli joins Andrew Bogut with three personal fouls, and Ognjen Kuzmic will get a shot at defending DeMarcus Cousins.
Ognjen Kuzmic checking in for Festus Ezeli. Steve Kerr doesn't want to waste Ezeli's 12-15 minutes when DeMarcus Cousins isn't on the floor.
Yeah, a healthy Ezeli is a big deal for Warriors
On the court: Curry, Thompson, Iguodala, Speights, Ezeli
Festus Ezeli checks in for a heavy-breathing Andrew Bogut.
Since Festus Ezeli (knee/shin) is on minutes limit, Ognjen Kuzmic will probably start, if Andrew Bogut (illness) can't play.
The Warriors will exercise center Festus Ezeli's contract for the 2015-16 season, a source told Yahoo Sports.
Festus Ezeli will check in at the next stoppage. Kerr said the big man might be extended past 12 minutes tonight.
Festus Ezeli was on a 12-minute limit Tuesday. He might get extended a little bit tonight.
Brandon Rush said the rookies did a terrible job signing Happy Birthday to Festus Ezeli and might have to do it again at the open practice.
Andre Iguodala: "Festus was like dead for two years, so I was excited to see him come back to life last night."
Andre Iguodala jokes: "Festus was like dead for two years." Says he's resurrected
A couple minutes later, Ezeli motioned to Steve Kerr that he was OK and checked into the game.
Festus Ezeli was supposed to start the fourth quarter, but he motioned to Marreese Speights to take his place.
Festus Ezeli checks in again.
Festus takes a seat: 6 points and 1 block in 4 minutes.
Festus Ezeli had a big-time block, turnaround in the post and threw down a lob from Andre Iguodala and is now back out for the 2nd quarter.
Ezeli sends Jared Cunningham away.
Festus Ezeli playing in a basketball game again.
Ezeli is checking in for the first time in 17 months.
Mo Speights is in for Ognjen Kuzmic, who has two fouls. Steve Kerr said he'll try to use Festus Ezeli late in the second quarter.
Ognjen Kuzmic has two quick fouls. Andrew Bogut out sick. Festus Ezeli time?
Brandon Rush (back) out for Warriors vs. Clippers but Festus Ezeli is expected to play for first time since May 2013.