Curry, Warriors hold off Thunder

Feb 7, 2016

Curry, Warriors hold off Thunder

With a Super Bowl-sized stage, a celebrity-filled crowd and two championship contenders on the floor, it felt more like late May in Oracle Arena than early February. Stephen Curry was up to the task. Curry scored 26 points and keyed a strong closing stretch ...

Curry drops 51 on Wizards

Feb 4, 2016

Curry drops 51 on Wizards

Following one of his worst offensive games this season, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry stopped thinking about basketball and recalibrated his mind. It worked out just fine. Curry was all systems go Wednesday night as he made 11 3-pointers and scored 51 points to ...

Warriors maul sloppy Spurs

Jan 26, 2016

Warriors maul sloppy Spurs

Stephen Curry and the dominant Warriors aren’t just beating teams anymore, they’re throwing staggering knockout punches against the NBA’s best — make that second-best. In a span of eight days, Golden State has 30-point wins over Cleveland, Chicago and San Antonio. Curry scored 37 ...

Warriors defeat Pacers as Kerr returns to bench

Jan 23, 2016

Warriors defeat Pacers as Kerr returns to bench

Steve Kerr had butterflies Friday night for his long-awaited season debut coaching the defending NBA champions. Then, he got right back to winning. Golden State’s second-year coach knocked down a half-court shot in Cleveland earlier this week that pointed to him returning to full ...

Curry, Warriors crush Bulls

Jan 21, 2016

Curry, Warriors crush Bulls

Stephen Curry glanced at the “72” banner hanging from the rafters during the morning shootaround. A number that for two decades seemed unattainable just might be in reach for the Warriors if they keep playing this way. Curry scored 25 points, and Golden State ...

Warriors steamroll Cavs in rematch of NBA Finals

Jan 19, 2016

Warriors steamroll Cavs in rematch of NBA Finals

Stephen Curry didn’t smell champagne. Blood was in the air. Curry scored 35 points in three quarters, Andre Iguodala added 20 and Golden State returned to the arena where it won the NBA championship last season and embarrassed the Cleveland Cavaliers 132-98 on Monday ...

Cavaliers still no match for Warriors

Dec 26, 2015

Cavaliers still no match for Warriors

Even when all those long-range shots aren’t falling like usual, the defending champion Golden State Warriors showed they are quite comfortable grinding out wins. Draymond Green had 22 points and 15 rebounds and the Warriors got defensive in their NBA Finals rematch against Cleveland, ...

Dec 24, 2015

NBA calls for end to gun violence in public service announcement

Stephen Curry heard about a shooting involving a 3-year-old girl over the summer. “My daughter Riley is that age,” he said. That begins a public service announcement that debuts on Christmas and features four NBA stars lending their voices to the campaign to end ...

Warriors get back on track

Dec 17, 2015

Warriors get back on track

Luke Walton had nearly finished drawing up a play when Stephen Curry chimed in: Run one for Klay. Walton obliged, and so did Klay Thompson. “I stepped in. I need to be a little quicker,” Curry said. “I raised my hand. We got a ...

Warriors 24-0 after 2OT win

Dec 12, 2015

Warriors 24-0 after 2OT win

The Golden State Warriors needed two overtimes to remain perfect on a very imperfect night from the NBA’s reigning Most Valuable Player. Stephen Curry scored 38 points despite his worst shooting performance of the season, adding 11 rebounds and eight assists on Friday as ...

Warriors keep unbeaten start going

Dec 9, 2015

Warriors keep unbeaten start going

Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors spent the first three quarters playing as flawlessly as their unbeaten record. They spent the last 12 minutes Tuesday trying to protect their perfect quest. On a night Thompson scored a season-high 39 points and reigning MVP ...