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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
“If you move from a one-star helmet to some of the better four and five star helmets, you cut your concussion rate in half.” KPIX 5’s comprehensive database reveals which helmets schools are using, and why some may be putting some students at greater risk of brain injuries.
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.
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.