Warriors rally past Pelicans

Apr 21, 2015

Warriors rally past Pelicans

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr likes to say his team teeters on “explosive and careless” basketball, pulling off an astonishing play one moment and a perplexing one the next. Kerr saw both extremes Monday night. And the better half was just good enough ...

Top-seeded Warriors beat Pelicans in playoff opener

Apr 19, 2015

Top-seeded Warriors beat Pelicans in playoff opener

Stephen Curry carried the Golden State Warriors to a huge lead, waving his arms and flexing his muscles with one acrobatic shot after another. Every time the New Orleans Pelicans pulled closer, Curry came back even better. Curry scored 34 points with an MVP-worthy ...

Kerr employing Jackson's philosophy with Warriors

| Apr 14, 2015

Kerr employing Jackson's philosophy with Warriors

by Sam Smith

Sometimes the basketball congnoscenti will mock the Phil Jackson coaching tree as a withered oak in winter, assistants like Jim Cleamons, Kurt Rambis and most recently Brian Shaw with short head coaching tenures. This while organizations wait years to reach deep into the organizations ...

Warriors rack up 66th victory

Apr 14, 2015

Warriors rack up 66th victory

Klay Thompson turned a meaningless game for the Golden State Warriors — and a huge one for the Memphis Grizzlies — into must-see TV for a moment. Memphis almost made everybody tune in for another reason. Thompson scored 26 of his 42 points in ...

Curry pumps in 45 as Warriors rack up 64th win of season

Apr 10, 2015

Curry pumps in 45 as Warriors rack up 64th win of season

Stephen Curry never talks about his case for NBA MVP unless he’s asked. Instead, he prefers to let his play speak for itself. Note to Curry: The message is coming through loud and clear. Curry eclipsed his own NBA record for most 3-pointers in ...

Pelicans beat Warriors to move back into final playoff spot

Apr 8, 2015

Pelicans beat Warriors to move back into final playoff spot

Anthony Davis doesn’t want to carry the Pelicans into the playoffs just so they can get unceremoniously bounced in the first round by NBA-leading Golden State. Now Davis has some proof to back him up when he claims that young, unpredictable New Orleans could ...

Warriors win 11th straight on last-second shot by Barnes

Apr 3, 2015

Warriors win 11th straight on last-second shot by Barnes

Harrison Barnes made two huge defensive mistakes in the final minute. He redeemed himself and the Golden State Warriors with one big shot. That’s just how things have gone for Golden State this season. Barnes hit a running shot in the lane with less ...

Warriors rally past Clippers

Apr 1, 2015

Warriors rally past Clippers

Stephen Curry snaked through the paint, came out near his bench, dribbled behind his back and faked Chris Paul to the floor on a jumper from the left corner, drawing oohs from the crowd. That was just the first of several moves the Golden ...

Warriors win 60th, clinch top seed

Mar 29, 2015

Warriors win 60th, clinch top seed

The Golden State Warriors achieved two impressive milestones with another double-digit win on the road. Now it’s a matter of staying healthy and feeling good going into the postseason for the team with the best record in the NBA. Stephen Curry scored 25 points, ...

Splash Brothers help Warriors top Grizzlies

Mar 28, 2015

Splash Brothers help Warriors top Grizzlies

The Golden State Warriors matched their franchise record for wins in a season by routing the closest team to them in the Western Conference. And, whatever is bothering the Memphis Grizzlies continues to plague the team that is now losing its grip on what ...

Warriors win division

Mar 25, 2015

Warriors win division

The music was turned up in the locker room and the mood was festive, but Golden State didn’t overdo the celebration of the team’s first division title in 39 years. These Warriors aren’t done yet. “We might be a little subdued, but I think ...

Forty years later, Golden State fetes last title team

Mar 24, 2015

Forty years later, Golden State fetes last title team

Rick Barry has seen a lot of Golden State Warriors try to accomplish what his team did 40 years ago. He has never seen a group with as good a chance to win another NBA title as the current club. “I hope that they ...