In just over a week the biggest stars in the basketball world will begin to converge on the New York area for the NBA All-Star weekend.
Atlanta’s balance overcame Golden State’s one-two backcourt punch as the Hawks beat the Warriors 124-116 in a showdown between the NBA’s two conference leaders.
For two teams with no division titles over the past two decades, the Atlanta Hawks and Golden State Warriors facing off in February wasn’t a matchup anyone marked on the calendar a few months ago.
Stephen Curry scored a season-high 51 points and made a season-best 10 3-pointers, rallying the Golden State Warriors from an early 22-point deficit to down the Dallas Mavericks 128-114 on Wednesday night.
Thompson joins backcourt mate Stephen Curry on the Western Conference squad.
The Bulls ended Golden State’s franchise-record 19-game home winning streak with a 113-111 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night.
The Golden State Warriors have unveiled a Chinese New Year alternate uniform as a nod to the ever-increasing popularity of the NBA in China.
Klay Thompson scored the most points in a quarter in NBA history, a 37-point third period that powered the Warriors to a 126-101 victory over the Kings on Friday night.
Has King James been dethroned? Stephen Curry can now make a claim to being the most popular player in the NBA. Don’t believe he’s more loved than LeBron?
If you think the surging win-loss record of the Warriors is impressive, check out their spike in value as reported by Forbes on their annual list of NBA valuations.