Curry's game lifts Warriors

Dec 25, 2014

Curry's game lifts Warriors

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry was driving in a car with his wife, Ayesha, over the summer when they put on a song by a popular rapper that everybody had been telling them to play. “Been Steph Curry with the shot,” Drake ...

Warriors prevail in OT to extend streak to 16

Dec 15, 2014

Warriors prevail in OT to extend streak to 16

As Stephen Curry watched his second 3-pointer in overtime go down from 26 feet out, he shrugged his shoulders then pounded his chest. It’s as if Curry just can’t help himself when the chance to hit a devastating shot arises, and the Golden State ...

Warriors beat Mavs for 15th straight

Dec 14, 2014

Warriors beat Mavs for 15th straight

Stephen Curry thought about protecting his ankles. Golden State coach Steve Kerr screamed for a timeout. The object of their preoccupation? Marreese Speights’ wayward shoe. In a game with a weird footnote, the Warriors won their franchise-record 15th in row Saturday as Curry scored ...

Warriors win 14th straight

Dec 11, 2014

Warriors win 14th straight

Steve Kerr knew he had a lot of expectations on him after taking over a Golden State Warriors team that Mark Jackson led to a 51-win season and back-to-back playoff appearances. In less than two months, Kerr has built on his predecessor’s success and ...

Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Pelicans for 11th straight win

Dec 5, 2014

Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Pelicans for 11th straight win

The Golden State Warriors built the top record in the NBA on the strength of their offense, one of the league’s best. They kept it going behind another strong defensive display. Stephen Curry had 19 points and a season-high 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored ...

Kerr triumphs in coaching debut

Oct 30, 2014

Kerr triumphs in coaching debut

The only thing Steve Kerr lost in his coaching debut was his voice. 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 ...

Spain, U.S. roll into quarterfinals with routs

Sep 7, 2014

Spain, U.S. roll into quarterfinals with routs

They have a gold medal to chase and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, so the Americans knew they had to bring their best to Barcelona. Stephen Curry sure did. Curry made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points Saturday, leading the U.S. national ...

U.S. 5-0 after latest victory

Sep 5, 2014

U.S. 5-0 after latest victory

The bags were packed and the Americans had already checked out of their rooms. The only thing standing between them and Barcelona was a game against Ukraine, and it took them a little while to get into it. The U.S. national team eventually pulled ...

Clippers eliminate Warriors in sensational Game 7 duel

May 4, 2014

Clippers eliminate Warriors in sensational Game 7 duel

The Los Angeles Clippers persevered through seven exhausting playoff games over two distressing weeks, and they emerged from all the tumult with their championship dreams intact. Blake Griffin scored 24 points, Chris Paul had 22 points and 14 assists, and the Clippers outlasted the ...

Durant scores career-high 54 points as Thunder hold off Warriors

Jan 18, 2014

Durant scores career-high 54 points as Thunder hold off Warriors

Kevin Durant drained three 3-pointers in 75 seconds. And when the crowd wanted even more, the NBA’s leading scorer responded. Durant poured in a career-high 54 points in an incredibly efficient performance, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Golden State Warriors 127-121 on ...

Curry, Lee guide Warriors past Heat

Jan 3, 2014

Curry, Lee guide Warriors past Heat

Stephen Curry scored 36 points and handed out 12 assists, and David Lee scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Miami Heat 123-114 Thursday night and extended the NBA’s longest current winning streak to seven games. Curry was 13-for-22 from the ...

Curry comes through late in victory

Dec 30, 2013

Curry comes through late in victory

Stephen Curry somehow misplaced his shooting touch coming out of the locker room at halftime. He located it just in time to save the Warriors. Curry scored 29 points and made a clutch jumper with 13.5 seconds left as the Golden State opened a ...