Stories tagged: Golden State Warriors
Sat., July 16, 2016, 7:51 p.m.
Former NBA great Nate Thurmond, a tenacious defensive center who played with Wilt Chamberlain and was an iconic sports figure in two cities, died Saturday after a short battle with …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green struck a Michigan State football player in the jaw during a weekend confrontation near campus, tried to apologize and then had to sit in …
Thu., July 7, 2016, 9:24 p.m.
Kevin Durant wanted to look MVP Stephen Curry in the eye, meet Klay Thompson face to face, and find out for himself whether they truly wanted him as a teammate.
Mon., July 4, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
Kevin Durant has made his decision: The highly coveted free agent is joining the Golden State Warriors, forming the NBA’s latest super team alongside All-Stars Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and …
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
LeBron James and his relentless, never-count-them-out Cavaliers pulled off an improbable NBA Finals comeback, and Cleveland is title town again at long last.
Sun., June 19, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Stephen Curry tried to shake Kevin Love with a dribble and let loose with one of those long 3-pointers he seemed to make at every big moment this season. Instead …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 6:06 p.m.
Right near the start Saturday, LeBron James faced a question about whether his legacy might be riding on Game 7 of these NBA Finals. “No,” he said, straight-faced.
Fri., June 17, 2016, 8:04 p.m.
The level of tension is growing rapidly for the Golden State Warriors. Someone gets suspended, someone gets hurt, someone gets ejected, and lots of someones make no effort to hide …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
With a click, Ayesha Curry made herself a part of the NBA Finals story.
Thu., June 16, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
LeBron James scored 41 points, Kyrie Irving added 23 and the Cleveland Cavaliers sent the NBA Finals packing for California by beating the rattled Golden State Warriors 115-101 on Thursday …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
LeBron James has watched “The Godfather” trilogy over and over during these playoffs. The Oscar-winning films about crime, family, honor – and revenge – soothe and motivate him. He can’t …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
For all the criticism of Golden State’s Draymond Green and his penchant for committing flagrant fouls during these playoffs, Wednesday may have brought the harshest words yet.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 6:09 p.m.
Stephen Curry sat on the bench and buried his head in his hand. Fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson wrapped a towel around his face.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Steve Kerr could have used a little more notice on this one. A heads-up about Draymond Green’s suspension sure would have been preferable and far more convenient for his planning …
Sat., June 11, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
Falling just short after coming so far can be gut-wrenching, an experience that can haunt a player long after his days on the court are over.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
LeBron James said Game 4 was another “do-or-die” scenario for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
LeBron James scored 32 points, Kyrie Irving added 30 and the Cleveland Cavaliers, pushed for 48 minutes by a delirious, championship-starved crowd, hammered the Golden State Warriors 120-90 in Game …
Tue., June 7, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
Sun., June 5, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Draymond Green had 28 points with five 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists, while MVP Stephen Curry scored 18 points despite foul trouble, and Golden State thoroughly overwhelmed Cleveland 110-77 …
Sat., June 4, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers know what’s being whispered – and sometimes shouted – at the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers play in the Eastern Conference, they say. They haven’t …
Fri., June 3, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
Shaun Livingston put up nearly 100 free throws at the end of Friday’s NBA Finals practice, and that is somewhere around his norm.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Game 1 of the NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland was the most-watched and highest-rated opening game on ABC, with 19.2 million people tuning in for an 11.1 U.S. …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
Stephen Curry’s “Strength In Numbers” supporting cast made all the timely shots and all the difference for the defending champions in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
All season long, MVP Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green drew the attention and accolades.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Fresh charcoal gray NBA Finals cap on backward and wearing a wide grin, Stephen Curry summed up his wild, up-and-down postseason so far and reminded everybody he’s not close to …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Stephen Curry dribbled every which way and drained yet another 3-pointer in the waning moments, pulled his jersey up into his mouth and yelled to the rafters in triumph once …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
The Golden State Warriors’ historic season goes on, with just one team left to beat.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
Klay Thompson made a playoff-record 11 3-pointers and scored 41 points, and the defending champion Golden State Warriors forced a seventh game in the Western Conference finals with a 108-101 …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:30 p.m.
“We ain’t going home! We’re not going home!” Stephen Curry screamed at the top of his lungs.
Sun., May 22, 2016, 10:36 p.m.
Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had 30 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday night …