Warriors brace for much uncertainty

Basketball / NBA Jun 15, 2019

Warriors brace for much uncertainty

Steve Kerr still considers Golden State an ideal fit for Kevin Durant. Whether Durant sees it that way going into free agency next month, Kerr isn't about to guess. Especially now that the two-time NBA Finals MVP is headed for what could be a yearlong ...

Kevin Durant hurt again, but Warriors win Game 5

Basketball / NBA Jun 11, 2019

Kevin Durant hurt again, but Warriors win Game 5

The Golden State Warriors aren't letting go of the NBA title just yet. With Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson shooting and Draymond Green swatting, the champions found a way to win even after a gut-wrenching loss. Curry scored 31 points, Thompson added 26 and they led ...

Warriors dig deep in Game 2 to even NBA Finals at 1-1

Basketball / NBA Jun 3, 2019

Warriors dig deep in Game 2 to even NBA Finals at 1-1

The Golden State Warriors relied on a champion's heart to overcome their weary bodies. Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half on the way ...

Analysis: Why the Warriors will win NBA Finals again

Basketball / NBA May 30, 2019

Analysis: Why the Warriors will win NBA Finals again

Golden State coach Steve Kerr dropped the hint eight months ago that this season may be the end of the Warriors, at least as the team is currently configured. He was speaking of the Warriors' run atop the NBA, with three titles in four years. "It's ...

Warriors send reeling Rockets to another loss

Basketball / NBA Jan 5, 2018

Warriors send reeling Rockets to another loss

Stephen Curry is well aware that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has crafted his team specifically to try and beat the Golden State Warriors. "As much as he talks about it, yeah it's hard not to," Curry said. "It's pretty . . . clear." But ...

Warriors see record run end without star Durant in lineup

Basketball / NBA Mar 3, 2017

Warriors see record run end without star Durant in lineup

Whether it's a superstar going down or dropping back-to-back games, losses are starting to add up for the Golden State Warriors. Jimmy Butler scored 22 points and the Chicago Bulls beat Golden State 94-87 on Thursday night in the Warriors' first game since Kevin Durant ...

Barnett recalls legends Russell, Wilt, Barry

Basketball / NBA | HOOP SCOOP Feb 4, 2017

Barnett recalls legends Russell, Wilt, Barry

by Ed Odeven

Second in a two-part series Watching the sustained excellence of the Golden State Warriors in his job as the team's longtime TV analyst, Jim Barnett exudes passion when describing the brilliance of the team's style of play. Fueled by the "Splash Brothers," stars Stephen Curry and ...

Team USA routs Nigeria in final Olympic tuneup

Basketball / NBA Aug 2, 2016

Team USA routs Nigeria in final Olympic tuneup

There were no bumps on this road to Rio. Next up for the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team is the trip to Brazil, where the Americans think they can play even better now that they're done having to go place to place. "As a team, I ...