Stories tagged: Golden State Warriors
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 10:55 P.M.
NBA Capsules: Warriors win in Durant’s return to Oklahoma City
Kevin Durant scored 34 points while being booed throughout his return to Oklahoma City, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Thunder 130-114 in a chippy game on Saturday night.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 7:12 P.M.
Kevin Durant still loves Oklahoma City despite fans’ frustrations
As much as it still hurts for so many Oklahomans to see Kevin Durant shine elsewhere, the Golden State star remains committed to the community he called home for nearly …
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 3 A.M.
Warriors coach Steve Kerr fined $25K for outburst
Warriors coach Steve Kerr was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Monday for his outburst directed at official Bill Spooner late in the third quarter of Golden State’s three-point overtime …
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 7:47 P.M.
Steve Kerr speaks out against Donald Trump’s executive order and travel ban
Because of his unique, worldly background and increased willingness to speak up about social issues, Warriors coach Steve Kerr has become a sought-after voice in this polarizing political climate.
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 6:36 P.M.
After giving up 24-point lead, Golden State knows it can’t cruise through season
The truth is that the Warriors have been playing with fire. The general indifference with which they’ve gone through the regular season has made them a different team from the …
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 2 A.M.
NBA: 2 calls were missed in final moments of Cavs-Warriors
The NBA says two calls were missed in the final moments of Cleveland’s win over Golden State on Sunday, and both aided the Cavaliers in what became their one-point victory.
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers
Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana …
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
Al Attles has seen some history-making scoring performances
Al Attles made all eight of his field-goal tries for 17 points during Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game on March 2, 1962. Attles coached Rick Barry the day he scored 64 …
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 10:31 P.M.
NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook’s triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks 102-99
Russell Westbrook extended his streak of triple-doubles to six games, leading the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder to a 102-99 victory over the skidding Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 9:26 P.M.
Draymond Green’s steady presence keeps Golden State Warriors ticking
For five months, Draymond Green has worked to block out the unrelenting criticism that his Game 5 suspension in the NBA Finals cost Golden State a repeat championship – punishment …
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 7:38 P.M.
Charles Barkley says Warriors still a flawed team even with Kevin Durant
Charles Barkley didn’t want Kevin Durant to join the Golden State Warriors and isn’t sure Durant changes things now that he’s there.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2016, 6:53 P.M.
NBA refs to focus on groin hits, traveling
NBA referees will be cracking down this season on the kind of hits to the groin area that resulted in Draymond Green’s suspension during the NBA Finals.
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016, 7:51 P.M.
NBA great Nate Thurmond, Hall of Fame center, dies at 74
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 …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 6:34 P.M.
Warriors’ Draymond Green faces possible assault charge
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 …
THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2016, 9:24 P.M.
Kevin Durant finalizes two-year deal with Warriors
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.
MONDAY, JULY 4, 2016, 10:14 P.M.
Kevin Durant going to Golden State Warriors
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 …
SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016, 11:25 P.M.
James and Cavaliers win thrilling NBA Finals Game 7, 93-89
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.
SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016, 9:44 P.M.
Warriors cap greatest Finals collapse with Game 7 loss
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 …
SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2016, 6:06 P.M.
LeBron James will come to play, without pressure of Cleveland title
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.
FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016, 8:04 P.M.
Warriors limp to finish, hope home court helps in Game 7
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 …
FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016, 6:44 P.M.
Ayesha Curry latest sports spouse to lash out on Twitter
With a click, Ayesha Curry made herself a part of the NBA Finals story.
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016, 11:09 P.M.
LeBron James, Cavaliers down Warriors to force Game 7
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 …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 11:13 P.M.
LeBron James, Cavaliers pushing for Game 7
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 …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 8:09 P.M.
Draymond Green vows to be better for Warriors in Game 6
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.
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016, 6:09 P.M.
Warriors remain confident of winning second straight title
Stephen Curry sat on the bench and buried his head in his hand. Fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson wrapped a towel around his face.
SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016, 6:03 P.M.
Warriors look to close out Cavs without suspended Green
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 …
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016, 6:34 P.M.
In the NBA Finals, the losses linger more than the wins
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.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 11:08 P.M.
Stephen Curry scores 38 points as Warriors move closer to another NBA title
LeBron James said Game 4 was another “do-or-die” scenario for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
LeBron James, Kyrie Irving power Cavs past Warriors in Game 2
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 …
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 6:44 P.M.
Cavaliers may be without Love in Game 3
Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.