Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will be suspended for the first game of the 2015-16 season after the NBA upgraded a common foul in the fifth game of the Western Conference Finals to a Flagrant 1.
Golden State coach Steve Kerr will rest Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala and Andrew Bogut against the Denver Nuggets on Friday night.
For decades the Warriors have been known for a run-and-gun offense or downright lousy play, but post season accolade awarded to swingman Andre Iguodala is a sign of changing times in Oakland.
Stephen Curry scored 24 points and dished out nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors forced a decisive Game 7 by outlasting the Los Angeles Clippers 100-99 Thursday night.
Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut has a fractured right rib that could keep him out for the start of the playoffs — and possibly all of the postseason.
Andre Iguodala was apparently didn’t go home as happy as fans who got his bobblehead before the Warriors game on March 18th.
David Lee had 18 points and six rebounds, and O’Neal came off the bench to add 17 points and eight rebounds to lift the Warriors (39-24) a season-high 15 games over .500 with a relatively smooth win.
The Warriors (31-22), who talked about contending for the Western Conference title in training camp, are tied for the final playoff spot entering the All-Star break.
Four members of the Golden State Warriors have been named to the Team USA basketball roster that will field teams for the World Cup of Basketball this summer in Spain and the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Stephen Curry hit a go-ahead jumper with 2.1 seconds left, lifting the Golden State Warriors over the skidding Boston Celtics 99-97 on Friday night in their first game back home after a long road trip.