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Even JaVale McGee excelled with 16 points on 7-of-8 shooting.
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... in his absence, registering four points and four rebounds in 24 minutes, being outplayed on the whole by JaVale McGee.
McGee (illness) played nine minutes in a 127-119 win over the Nuggets on Monday, producing nine points (4-4 FG, 1-3 FT), four rebounds and one steal.
McGee supplied 15 points (6-7 FG, 3-3 FT), three rebounds and one block across nine minutes in a 119-113 win over the Pistons on Friday.
McGee came off the bench and produced 11 points (5-5 FG, 1-3 FT), five rebounds, one steal and one block across 11 minutes in a 135-90 win over the Trail Blazers on Saturday.
McGee scored 17 points (8-10 FG, 1-3 FT) along with two rebounds, one assist and one blocked shot over 16 minutes in Golden State's 103-90 win over the Knicks on Thursday.
McGee scored nine points (4-5 FG, 1-2 FT) along with five rebounds over 16 minutes in Tuesday's 113-109 win over the Pelicans.
McGee will start at center for Tuesday's matchup with the Pelicans, Ethan Strauss of ESPN.com reports.
McGee played four minutes in Wednesday's 115-98 triumph over the Clippers, providing four points (1-2 FG, 2-2 FT), one rebound, one assist and one block.
McGee has earned an opportunity for extra playing time after his 15-minute/10-point effort against the Nuggets on Thursday, Carl Steward of the San Jose Mercury News reports. "He earned some extra playing time, for sure," Golden State head coach Steve Kerr said. "We're still going through different combinations, but he earned the opportunity to play some more."
McGee tallied 10 points (4-6 FG, 2-2 FT), three rebounds and one assist across 15 minutes in Thursday's 125-101 win over the Nuggets.
McGee scored four points (2-3 FG) and had one assist in six minutes during Tuesday's win over the Trail Blazers.
McGee (knee) did not play in Golden State's preseason finale against Portland on Friday despite being cleared to play.
McGee is listed as questionable for Friday's preseason finale against the Trail Blazers with a left knee strain, Anthony Slater of the Bay Area News Group reports.
McGee has "a good chance" of making Golden State's roster, according to head coach Steve Kerr, Anthony Slater of the San Jose Mercury News reports.