May 7, 2014, 2:10 PM EDT
Popular coach won games, but the Golden State owner explains why that wasn’t enough.
May 2, 2014, 3:28 AM EDT
David West gets high marks for the Pacers. Their coach… not so much.
May 2, 2014, 3:02 AM EDT
Two high flying offenses got stuck in a grinding game where neither side shot 40 percent. The Warriors won, so they don’t care.
May 1, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Three elimination games on tap Thursday night — somebody’s season is ending Thursday night.
Apr 30, 2014, 4:50 AM EDT
Adam Silver gets the highest marks.
Apr 30, 2014, 2:57 AM EDT
DeAndre Jordan made the Warriors pay for their small lineup.
Apr 28, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT
As Golden State should
Apr 27, 2014, 7:06 PM EDT
Stephen Curry (33 points), Warriors deserve credit for tying series
Apr 24, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
All three series Thursday night are tied 1-1.
Apr 22, 2014, 2:40 AM EDT
Mike Conley and Beno Udrih were huge… that Blake Griffin guy isn’t bad, either.
Apr 22, 2014, 2:12 AM EDT
Blake Griffin ate David Lee’s lunch.
Apr 21, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Hopefully the refs let the Clippers and Warriors play some playoff basketball this time around. Thunder/Grizzlies Game 2 as well on Monday.
Apr 18, 2014, 9:15 AM EDT
With Andrew Bogut the Warriors outplayed the Clippers this season, but Golden State will be without him and that is trouble.
Apr 14, 2014, 9:08 PM EDT
Golden State is 6.9 points per 100 possessions better with him on the court, if he’s out for playoffs its hard to see Warriors advancing out of first round.
Apr 9, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT
USA Basketball will play exhibitions in Las Vegas, Chicago and New York in advance of the World Championships in September.
Apr 7, 2014, 11:30 AM EDT
Warriors foward dealing with nerve inflammation
Mar 30, 2014, 3:31 PM EDT
The Warriors need Andrew Bogut if they are going to get out of the first round. They outscore teams by 8 points per 100 possessions when he is on the court — he anchors their defense, which is a little better with him playing, but his presence in the paint also helps their offensive spacing…
Mar 7, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
BOSTON – Game-planning for the Golden State last season, the Phoenix Suns wrote “Finesse” on their whiteboard. “Be physical with them, and they tend to back away,” said Jermaine O’Neal, who played for Phoenix last year. Now a Warrior, O’Neal didn’t hesitate to share the observation of their defense with his new teammates. “I told…
Mar 3, 2014, 8:44 AM EDT
The Warriors and Raptors played the best game of the day Sunday, one that really featured Stephen Curry and DeMar DeRozan taking turns in a little battle much of the night. Curry finished with 34 points on 13-of-27 shooting, carrying the Warriors offense on a night Klay Thompson (4-15) and David Lee (8-of-18) were not…
Mar 2, 2014, 7:28 PM EDT
This showdown of teams with dreams of getting past the first round of the playoffs was shaping up for an exciting ending. For three and a half quarters the teams had traded runs, made some big shots and both sides played some defense. The Warriors had been up 5 with just under 9 minutes left,…
Feb 14, 2014, 2:05 PM EDT
The NBA is a copycat league, which is good new for agents who want to become team executives. Two of the league’s most successful teams – both on the court and with salary-cap outlook – employ former agents in their front office. Lon Babby is the Suns’ President of Basketball Operations, and Bob Myers is…
Feb 12, 2014, 11:47 AM EDT
Warriors owner Joe Lacob has made it clear: The organization’s goal for this season was a top four seed in the West and home court in the first round of the playoffs. At 31-21, the Warriors are the six seed currently but are closer to Memphis in the nine seed out of the playoffs (2.5…
Feb 9, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
When an All-Star replacement needed to be named for the injured Kobe Bryant, there was no way the league was going to pass up the opportunity to have the host city’s team represented, and Anthony Davis was certainly deserving of the honor. But so was Goran Dragic. The Suns’ point guard has played at an…
Feb 7, 2014, 2:42 AM EDT
This was a meeting of two of the four best defenses in the NBA (yes, Golden State is one of the top four defenses in the NBA, it’s why they are a playoff threat). The difference between the teams is Golden State has a player in Stephen Curry who is an elite scorer and can…
Feb 5, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Portland Trail Blazers fans are not fair weathered. They have stuck with the franchise through some dark times. Now they are being rewarded — with LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard leading the way, Portland fans are getting to witness some of the best, most entertaining basketball Rip City has seen in more than a decade.…
- Report: Suns discussing trade possibilities for Eric Bledsoe 4
- Report: Sixers may look to trade for Amar’e Stoudemire at this season’s deadline 27
- Kevin Durant reiterates that rest was his reason for withdrawing from Team USA 8
- Kobe Bryant says he will not be same player as before, says he’s evolved into something equally good 19
- Report: Agent for Greg Monroe pursued sign-and-trade deals with five teams, including Thunder and Blazers 25
- Derrick Rose sits out another Team USA practice, not likely to start Wednesday 22
- DeMarcus Cousins practices with team USA Tuesday, says he’s 50-50 for Wednesday game 2
- Jim Boeheim says of Carmelo Anthony, “it would have been better to go to Chicago” 31