Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors takes a shot against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 1, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thompson Scores Career High 41, Warriors Beat Lakers 127-104

Klay Thompson scored a career-high 41 points in his first game since signing a contract extension, teaming with backcourt star Stephen Curry to lead the Golden State Warriors past the winless Los Angeles Lakers 127-104 on Saturday night.

11/01/2014

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors shoots a layup against the Sacramento Kings on October 29, 2014 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Whip Kings 95-77 In Season Opener

Stephen Curry had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Klay Thompson scored 19 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors made Kerr a winner in his first game, shaking off a slow start to roll past the Sacramento Kings 95-77 on Wednesday night in the regular-season opener for both teams.

10/29/2014

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5 Things That Need To Go Right For The Warriors To Win It All

The Warriors are used to being overshadowed by more successful neighbors from other sports, but despite World Series Game 7 stealing the spotlight from the tip-off for the 2014-2015 season, there is a lot to get excited about this year in Oakland. The team in now expected to make the playoffs, and be competitive once they get there. The Dubs are not expected to challenge LeBron and company for the title. But could they? Sure. Here’s what would need to go right for the Warriors to be contenders.

10/29/2014

Mookie Blaylock as a point guard for the Golden State Warriors in 2001. (Barry Gossage /NBAE/Getty Images)

Former Warrior Mookie Blaylock Sentenced To 15 Years For Deadly Atlanta Wreck

NBA veteran Mookie Blaylock, who starred for the Golden State Warriors as well as Atlanta Hawks and New Jersey Nets, faces jail time in the death of a woman in suburban Atlanta last year.

10/28/2014

Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber looks on as his team plays the Denver Nuggets in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on April 23, 2013 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Co-Owner Says Use Of Term ‘Hoodish’ In Team Email Was An Accident

Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber told team employees Monday that he did not intend to include “hoodish” among the languages he’s trying to learn in advance of the NBA season.

10/28/2014

Ryan Mansala and his father Richard take a picture with Golden State Warriors star David Lee. (CBS)

Terminally Ill Bay Area Cancer Patient Fulfills Last Wish To Meet Warriors Players

A Bay Area cancer patient who doctors say only has days to live was granted his last wish to meet some of the Golden State Warriors players.

10/27/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 and Steve Nash #10 of the Los Angeles Lakers and Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant Shows Respect After Curry Drills Long 3-Pointer Over Him

The feat – accomplished by Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry – apparently impressed Bryant. So much so that the Lakers legend gave Curry a pat on the back(side) during a preseason game earlier this week.

10/14/2014

Steve Kerr and Steph Curry. (Golden State Warriors/YouTube)

Warriors’ Stephen Curry And Steve Kerr Go Head To Head In Free Throw Contest

He may be almost 50 years old, but retired NBABaller and Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr can still hold his own against one of the top shooters in the league.

10/03/2014

Golden State Warriors Logo

Warriors Use Power Of Twitter To Unveil New-Look Jersey

The Warriors and Harrison Barnes took to Twitter headquarters in San Francisco to premiere their new alternate jersey, which will make its courtside debut November 15 against the Charlotte Hornets.

09/29/2014

Golden State Warriors Toilet Bowl Arena

Phil Matier: Warriors’ Arena Plans May Be Changed Following Toilet Comparisons

An initial artist rendering of the new basketball arena proposed for the Golden State Warriors, in Mission Bay rather than along the waterfront, have invited some unwelcome comparisons, but the team is a long way from flushing the toilet bowl design.

09/25/2014

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