6:17 PM EDT, Sat August 30, 2014
San Francisco Chronicle 15 hours ago

Warriors COO Welts receives LGBT media honor

Golden State Warriors president and COO Rick Welts will be honored by GLAAD at the national LGBT anti-defamation group's annual San Francisco awards ceremony on Sept. 13. The award will be presented by Warriors' Assistant Coach Jarron Collins, twin brother of Jason Collins, the NBA's first opening gay active player.

GLAAD to honor Warriors' Welts

Golden State Warriors president and COO Rick Welts will be honored by GLAAD at the national LGBT anti-defamation group's annual San Francisco awards ceremony on Sept. 13. Welts will receive the group's Davidson/Valentini award presented to an LGBT media professional for making a difference in promoting equality. The award will be presented by Warriors' Assistant Coach Jarron Collins, twin brother of Jason Collins, the NBA's first opening gay active player. GLAAD, formerly known as the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Discrimination, will also honor Google and YouTube at the event at the San...

Report: Warriors ink Barbosa

The Warriors reached an agreement with Leandro Barbosa on Thursday, beating out the Miami Heat for the 31-year-old shooting guard with a one-year deal worth the veteran minimum salary, reported ESPN. After being a key rotation player for the Phoenix Suns from 2003-10 and winning the Sixth Man of the Year in 2006-07, Barbosa has bounced around the league. He played for the NBA’s Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers and Boston Celtics, and then he joined Esporte Clube Pinheiros of Brazil in 2013 before returning to the Suns in January. Barbosa averaged 15.9 points and 3.1 assists in eight games...
Oakland Tribune Aug 28, 2014

Report: Warriors, Leandro Barbosa agree to one-year deal

The Warriors reportedly agreed to a deal with free-agent guard Leandro Barbosa, ESPN.com reported Thursday morning

Defense holds key for shooting guard

It's funny to think it's been a month since Team USA reported to Las Vegas and started competing every day. It's been a lot of fun, and I'm thankful for the experience of being around players with this much talent, because I've gotten a lot better. I was competing for a spot from the beginning, because there were so many good wing players. I think I earned it by the way I showed up every day. I think my shooting ability helped - especially being able to stretch the floor in the international game - but I think my defense was the key. I've competed on every possession and proven that I can...

Exclusive Klay Thompson diary: Thoughts on ‘devasting’ Paul George injury, West Point cemetery, golfing with the greats

The Warriors’ backcourt is in Spain, trying to help the U.S. team win the FIBA Basketball World Cup. During the tournament, shooting guard Klay Thompson is exclusively sending The Chronicle excerpts from his daily diary. In his first entry, Thompson talks the devastating Paul George injury, the West Point cemetery and playing golf with some of the game’s greats.  It’s funny to think it’s been a month since we reported to Las Vegas and started competing every day. It’s been a lot of fun, and I’m thankful for the experience of being around players with this much talent, because...

Warriors’ Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson make USA World Cup team as Steve Kerr considers effects of long-term participation

Warriors guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson were named Friday to the 12-player roster that will represent USA Basketball at the FIBA World Cup in Spain. The USA’s quest for the gold medal begins Aug. 30 with a game against… Continue Reading →The post Warriors’ Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson make USA World Cup team as Steve Kerr considers effects of long-term participation appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Videos: Warriors’ David Lee back in action after recovering from surgery

Warriors forward David Lee withdrew from participating in USA Basketball training camp after undergoing surgery to repair a core muscle injury, and as expected, he recovered from the procedure by early this month. That meant Lee being able to get… Continue Reading →The post Videos: Warriors’ David Lee back in action after recovering from surgery appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Jerry West does the Ice Bucket Challenge wearing Warriors shirt, smile

Jerry West, a Warriors executive board member and Hall of Famer, did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, with his video being posted the day after being challenged by Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob. Among the people the 76-year-old West challenged was… Continue Reading →The post Jerry West does the Ice Bucket Challenge wearing Warriors shirt, smile appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Video: Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob lets out primal scream completing the Ice Bucket Challenge

Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob completed the Ice Bucket Challenge, joining in on the effort to raise awareness for ALS as he screamed after having ice water poured on him. Lacob proceeded to challenge president Rick Welts, general manager Bob Myers… Continue Reading →The post Video: Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob lets out primal scream completing the Ice Bucket Challenge appeared first on Inside the Warriors.
San Jose Mercury News Aug 20, 2014

Warriors preseason schedule unveiled

Golden State Warriors' preseason schedule includes home games against Los Angeles Clippers, Denver Nuggets

Warriors to give away Stephen Curry, Andre Iguodala bobbleheads at two home preseason games

The Warriors will play an eight-game preseason schedule, and for the two games at Oracle Arena, they’re giving away bobbleheads. Andre Iguodala Bobblehead Night is Oct. 21 in a game against the Los Angeles Clippers, as Iguodala will get to… Continue Reading →The post Warriors to give away Stephen Curry, Andre Iguodala bobbleheads at two home preseason games appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Warriors’ Nemanja Nedovic fractured fifth metatarsal in right foot, according to Serbia

Warriors guard Nemanja Nedovic fractured the fifth metatarsal in his right foot, Serbian national team doctor Dragan Radovanovic said in a statement Wednesday. The Warriors had previously been informed that there was a stress fracture in the foot that sidelined… Continue Reading →The post Warriors’ Nemanja Nedovic fractured fifth metatarsal in right foot, according to Serbia appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Warriors’ Nemanja Nedovic to miss FIBA World Cup, according to agent

Warriors guard Nemanja Nedovic, who suffered a foot injury earlier this month while playing for Serbia’s national team, will miss the FIBA World Cup, according to his agent. “After last medical check, there is no doubt,” agent Misko Raznatovic tweeted… Continue Reading →The post Warriors’ Nemanja Nedovic to miss FIBA World Cup, according to agent appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

Warriors’ Stephen Curry predicts he’ll beat Steve Kerr in 3-point shooting contest

Warriors guard Stephen Curry might have lost to coach Mark Jackson in a friendly 3-point shooting contest last season, but Curry feels he’ll do better facing new coach Steve Kerr. Curry was asked at the NBA2K Uncensored roundtable discussion in… Continue Reading →The post Warriors’ Stephen Curry predicts he’ll beat Steve Kerr in 3-point shooting contest appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

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