7:09 PM EDT, Wed May 04, 2016
Silver Screen and Roll 2 hours ago

NBA Trade Rumor: Lakers want to make a 'big run' at Paul George trade with lottery pick, Bill Simmons hears

The Lakers have their eyes on one of California's own if they can hit the trade market with a top-three pick. Rumor season is heating up for the Los Angeles Lakers as the NBA Draft lottery draws closer, and Bill Simmons heard a fascinating rumor. The Lakers are planning on making a push for Paul George, using their top-three protected pick should they retain it along with "other" pieces to entice the Indiana Pacers, according to Simmons. This matches the rumor that the Lakers are going to shop their lottery pick for an established star player, tired of rebuilding through the draft. Colin...
Bright Side Of The Sun 1 hour ago

Should the Suns prioritze obtaining the number one pick in the NBA Draft?

Because the Lakers don't want it. The Los Angeles Lakers have a 19.9% chance of landing the number one pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. But if they land it, word is they don't want it. Report: If Lakers get the first overall pick, they're open to trading it https://t.co/SMhHR8P8xr pic.twitter.com/o70KbwuCnh —...
Charles Barkley says Warriors should rest Stephen Curry for Game 3; Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum must play 'smarter'

Charles Barkley says Warriors should rest Stephen Curry for Game 3; Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum must play 'smarter'

TNT commentators on Inside the NBA weigh in on the Blazers Game 2 collapse and when Stephen Curry should return for the Warriors.
Plain Dealer 14 hours ago

Stephen Curry not needed, Kyle Lowry not enough and what you missed Tuesday in the NBA Playoffs 2016

The Golden State Warriors won again without Stephen Curry, taking a 2-0 lead vs. the Portland Trail Blazers. Also, Kyle Lowry's half-court shot to beat the fourth-quarter buzzer was not enough for the Toronto Raptors. They fell to the Miami Heat in overtime.
Golden State Of Mind 2 hours ago

NBA Playoffs 2016: Draymond Green stares into a deep, dark void during postgame press conference

After a thrilling win, Draymond stared into an endless abyss as Festus Ezeli droned on next to him. The Golden State Warriors came back from a seemingly insurmountable deficit last night, as they hustled and gitted their way to a 110-99 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. Draymond Green led the charge. He kicked ass, took names, and dominated the Blazers throughout the course of the fourth quarter. His defensive tenacity (and his ruthlessness) enabled the Warriors to outscore the Blazers 34-12 in the final frame. Other writers here at GSOM will tell you exactly how Draymond and Festus led...
Oakland Tribune 2 hours ago

Lakers' Jim Buss praises Luke Walton's ability to handle Warriors' interim situation

Los Angeles Lakers part owner Jim Buss says Warriors' assistant -- and soon to be Lakers head coach -- Luke Walton handled the pressure beautifully while stepping in for Steve Kerr.

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Kawakami: Festus Ezeli and Ian Clark come to the rescue in victory

With Stephen Curry out and Klay Thompson and Draymond Green having troubles, an unlikely duo steps up
Oakland Tribune 17 hours ago

Thompson: Young Trail Blazers won't go down without a fight

This Portland team -- young, overmatched and counted out -- is going to make the Warriors earn this Western Conference playoff series.
San Jose Mercury News 17 hours ago
Golden State Warriors down Portland Trail Blazers to take 2-0 series lead

Golden State Warriors down Portland Trail Blazers to take 2-0 series lead

Warriors win in comeback style, even minus star Stephen Curry.
San Francisco Chronicle 17 hours ago

Warriors rally for 110-99 win over Blazers

Years from now, when the Warriors float back to earth (it will happen eventually), basketball historians will talk about the power of Oracle Arena in the heyday. The Portland Trail Blazers outplayed the Warriors for three quarters in Game 2 of their Western Conference semifinal series. Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 27 points, including three massive three-point shots down the stretch. Draymond Green added 17 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists. The Warriors are now 92-6 (including the postseason) there since Steve Kerr took over as head coach at the start of season. Nearly...
Oakland Tribune 20 hours ago

Former Warrior Justin Holiday will get championship ring

Former Golden State Warriors reserve guard Justin Holiday will get his 2014-15 NBA championship ring tonight.
San Jose Mercury News 21 hours ago

Stephen Curry has platelet-rich plasma treatment

Golden State Warriors start Stephen Curry says he underwent platelet-rich plasma treatment to help knee injury heal.

Curry progressing toward possible Game 3 return

On the day that he won the 2015-16 Magic Johnson Award, which is given annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to the player who best combines excellence on the court with cooperation and dignity in dealing with the media and public, Curry missed his third straight game. The Warriors’ point guard orchestrated the team’s record-setting 73-9 regular season, which earned the defending champions the Pacific Division crown and home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. Expected to win his second straight MVP award later this month, Curry led the league with 30.1...
Oakland Tribune 21 hours ago

Warriors' Steve Kerr on Varejao ruling: 'Probably fair'

Warriors coach Steve Kerr thinks the Anderson Varejao Flagrant 1 was probably fair because 'it didn't look good.'
San Jose Mercury News 21 hours ago

Warriors' alleged illegal screens a topic again

For the second consecutive NBA playoff series the Golden State Warriors’ alleged illegal screens are a topic again.
San Francisco Chronicle 21 hours ago

Stephen Curry out again for Warriors Game 2

Stephen Curry out again for Warriors Game 2 Curry shot by himself on Tuesday afternoon after the team’s shootaround, behind a curtain that was drawn across the court at the team’s training facility. “I imagine it was just little bit of a ramped up shooting workout,” Kerr said. The coach acknowledged the long gap between Games 2 and 3, which is Saturday, is beneficial to Curry’s rehabilitation. “It would be great if he made enough progress to get on the floor,” Kerr said. Though it seems like months ago that Curry tweaked his ankle, in Game 1 of the Houston series, the...
Warriors’ Harrison Barnes mum on Lakers possibility, Mychal Thompson says ‘he could be more of a featured scorer’ in LA

Warriors’ Harrison Barnes mum on Lakers possibility, Mychal Thompson says ‘he could be more of a featured scorer’ in LA

Warriors forward Harrison Barnes will be a restricted free agent this summer, and Golden State would watch him depart if it chooses not to match a lucrative offer sheet he signs. Might that the team that lands Barnes be the… Continue Reading → The post Warriors’ Harrison Barnes mum on Lakers possibility, Mychal Thompson says ‘he could be more of a featured scorer’ in LA appeared first on Inside the Warriors.

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    Stephen Curry

    Charles Barkley says Warriors should rest Stephen Curry for Game 3; Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum must play 'smarter'

  • 3 Klay Thompson

    Klay Thompson

    Klay Thompson's perseverance pays off with win

  • 3 Festus Ezeli

    Festus Ezeli

    Explain One Play: Festus Ezeli (who?) saves the Dubs

  • 2 Draymond Green

    Draymond Green

    NBA Playoffs 2016: Draymond Green stares into a deep, dark void during postgame press conference

  • 1 Harrison Barnes

    Harrison Barnes

    Warriors’ Harrison Barnes mum on Lakers possibility, Mychal Thompson says ‘he could be more of a featured scorer’ in LA

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