Klay Alexander Thompson, also known as Klay Thompson has won 3 NBA championship rings. Klay Thompson was drafted in 2011 by the Golden State Warriors with the 11th overall pick. He is credited as one of the greatest shooters in the NBA history. A three-time NBA champion with the Golden State Warriors, he is a five-times NBA All-Star and a two time All-NBA Third Team honoree. He also has been named o the NBA All Defensive Second Team.
Klay Thompson is the son of a former NBA player Mychal Thompson. Klay Thompson and teammate Stephen Curry set a NBA record with 484 combined three pointers in a single season, earning their pair a nickname of ‘the plash brothers.’.
In the 2015 NBA Finals, Klay Thompson helped lead the Golden State Warriors to their first NBA Championship since 1975. Was a key contributor in the Golden State Warriors 2017 and 2018 Championship title too.
Klay Thompson first NBA ring – 2015 NBA Championship Ring
This Finals is the first time in the NBA history that the first 2 games went into overtime. In Game Four, after Golden State Warriors fallen behind 2-1 in the series, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr moved swingman Andre Iguodala into the starting lineup and brought center Andrew Bogut off the bench. This lineup also popularity known as the Death Lineup turned the series around as it helps the Golden State Warriors won the Series in game 6. Claiming their first NBA Championship since 1975.
This year, the Golden State Warriors alongside with Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry also broke the record to be the first team since the 1990-91 Chicago Bulls to win a title with a roster that did not have any players with the NBA Finals experience.
Klay Thompson won his first NBA Championship Ring in the 2015 series. Only 4 years after he was drafted by the Golden State Warriors.
Klay Thompson second NBA ring – 2017 NBA Championship Ring
2017 was the year Klay Thompson won his second NBA Championship Ring. Alongside with Stephen Curry and Finals MVP Kevin Durant.This was the third consecutive trip to the NAB Finals and the ninth overall appearance of the Golden State Warriors.
This was also the third consecutive match up with the Cleveland Cavaliers lead by NBA Superstar LeBron James.
The Golden State Warriors end the series quickly with a win of 4-1 over the Cleveland Cavaliers, claiming their NBA Championship Title after 2015 season. Klay Thompson earned his second NBA Championship Ring.
Klay Third NBA ring – 2018 NBA Championship Ring
Klay Thompson won his third NBA Championship Ring this season by wining 4-0 over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Golden State Warriors was noted by various sports media and fans to be the biggest NBA Finals favorite in recent NBA history.
This was the Golden State Warriors fourth consecutive trip the NBA final. With a home-court advantage with a regular season record of 58-24, compared to the Cleveland Cavaliers with a season record of 50-32.
The Golden State Warriors won the NBA Championship Ring only 4 games into the series, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant earned their NBA Championship Ring without a doubt with Kevin Durant named the Finals MVP.