Oakland native Marshawn Lynch has spent most of his professional career crushing the world championship dreams of Bay Area sports fans, but on Friday he was celebrating a title right along side them as he rode in the Warriors Victory Parade.
You didn’t join Dub Nation in Oakland Friday? And you didn’t even bother streaming the parade live on cbsSF.com? You blew it.
It’s not an official Oakland Parade unless Mayor Libby Schaaf’s fire-breathing snail car makes an appearance.
The Warriors Parade of Champions in Oakland is slated to begin at 10 a.m. Friday, and cbsSF.com will provide live, uninterrupted streaming parade preparations coverage as early as 7 a.m., joining KPIX 5’s anchored coverage at 9:30 a.m. online and on-air, with podium presentations expected later from the rally at the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center.
The City of Oakland will host a championship parade and victory rally for the NBA champion Golden State Warriors on Friday. It took 40 years for the Warriors to win the title, so the Parade has been a long time coming and I am going to savor each step!
As the Golden State Warriors prepare to celebrate their first NBA championship in four decades with their fans, Oakland is especially ready to show off a revitalized downtown along Friday’s parade route.
Some people should really think before they ink.
If the streets of Oakland weren’t loud enough after the Warriors claimed their first NBA championship in 40 years, celebrities on Twitter brought their own noise to celebrate the historic moment.
Warriors’ fans honked their horns and danced in streets throughout the San Francisco Bay Area to celebrate their team’s first NBA title in 40 years.
The world champion Golden State Warriors will return home Wednesday afternoon after winning the franchise’s first championship in 40 years, but there won’t be a repeat of the 1975 welcome home when thousands of fans greeted the Warriors at San Francisco International Airport.