Stories tagged: draymond green
Thu., May 2, 2019
The NBA has rescinded double technical fouls issued to Golden State star Draymond Green and Houston big man Nene during Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. The Warriors had …
Tue., April 2, 2019
Golden State Warriors teammates Draymond Green, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant have been fined by the NBA for criticizing the officiating. Green was fined $35,000, Curry $25,000 and Durant $15,000. …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
Couch Slouch: Before this season, there was a little-noted change in the NBA rulebook that stated, “Defenders shall not impede any shot by an opponent; if at all possible, the …
Thu., May 10, 2018
Draymond Green’s postseason has featured Charles Barkley declaring he’d like to punch the emotional Golden State star in the face, a death threat from a fan whom Green encouraged to …
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017
Mon., June 12, 2017
A year ago for Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Golden State general manager Bob Myers sat alongside suspended forward Draymond Green next-door to Oracle Arena in a suite at …
Fri., June 9, 2017
Draymond Green was allowed to stay in Game 4 of the NBA Finals after officials said the first of what looked like two technical fouls charged to him had actually …
Tue., May 9, 2017
Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas can’t believe Draymond Green is calling anyone else a dirty player, let alone his Boston teammate Kelly Olynyk.
Mon., May 8, 2017
The Kelly Olynyk-Kelly Oubre Jr. battle continues to simmer, with the Wizards crowd chanting for the suspended Oubre and booing the non-suspended Olynyk throughout Sunday night’s Game 4. The reverse …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016
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 …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016
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.
Sun., July 31, 2016
Diana Taurasi and the U.S. women’s national basketball team capped off their pre-Olympic tour with a dominant offensive show against Australia. Taurasi scored 15 of her 20 points during a …
Wed., July 13, 2016
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 …
Mon., July 11, 2016
Middle Tennessee coach Kermit Davis has agreed to an eight-year contract extension that includes a raise after leading the Blue Raiders to an NCAA Tournament upset of Michigan State this …
Thu., June 16, 2016
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
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
Stephen Curry sat on the bench and buried his head in his hand. Fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson wrapped a towel around his face.
Mon., June 13, 2016
LeBron James, Kyrie Irving each score 41 as Cavs stave off elimination with 112-97 win over Warriors
LeBron James laughed at Klay Thompson’s comments this week about the NBA being a man’s league. Instead, he thought of a punishment far worse than anything he could say.
Tue., April 12, 2016
Stephen Curry never figured the Chicago Bulls’ 72-win mark could be matched or eclipsed.
Thu., March 24, 2016
Brook Lopez scored 22 points and the Brooklyn Nets blew by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the fourth quarter for a 104-95 victory Thursday night in New York.