Posts tagged: Klay Thompson
FROM OAKLAND — It's back to work today for Washington State, which plays a 1 p.m. game at California in Haas Pavilion. We have some links and a few notes to pass along first. Read on.
I would think you could say the 2010-11 Washington State University basketball season is officially over now that Klay Thompson's NBA draft saga is complete. But wait, there are still some loose ends. Read on.
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Klay Thompson's decision to leave Washington State after three years turned out to be a good one as he was drafted No. 11 in Thursday's NBA draft by the Golden State Warriors. We'll have more about Thompson's selection, including our story, soon.
UPDATE: We have our story for tomorrow's SR. You can read it here. We'll have more in the morning.
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Klay Thompson filed the paperwork today for the NBA draft, though he won't be signing with an agent. That gives him until May 8 to decide to return to Washington State if he wants. But after listening to him talk for about 15 minutes, it was pretty clear the junior will only be back at WSU next season if something extraordinary happens. UPDATE: We have our story up on the site. You can read it here.
Yep, it's vacation time. But news intervenes. Washington State will hold a press conference this afternoon at 1:15 p.m. and though the school isn't saying what it's about other than his future, we all know. Klay Thompson is filing the paperwork to enter the NBA draft. That isn't what gets me to postpone the vacation. It's the chance to hear from Thompson the whys and wherefores behind his decision. So we'll be on the call and write a story. Stay tuned.
Well, I wasn't going to post again tonight, but finally decided to after my advance for tomorrow's game was posted. But we're keeping it short, because there is a lot of important breaking news on the site. … You can read my advance here, and Ben Bolch's of the LA Times here. … John Blanchette has a column on Klay Thompson's situation. … And, in our off-the-wall-link-of-the-day, a look at the finances from around the Pac-10 from Forbes Magazine. See you in the morning.
We’re back with the second in our series of preseason basketball Q&As. Today’s subject is Washington State center DeAngelo Casto, one of the leaders of a team that has no seniors. Read on.