Found October 19, 2012 on
Golden State Warriors
Added: Carl Landry (FA), Jarrett Jack (Trade),
Lost: Nate Robinson, Dorell Wright
Draft: Harrison Barnes (1st Round, 7th Overall), Festus Ezeli (1st Round, 30th Overall), Draymond Green (2nd Round, 35th Overall)
Free Agency Analysis: The Warriors only made two real moves in free agency, but both truly improved the team. First the team finally found a legitimate backup big man in Landry, who has proven to be one of the best backup bigs in the NBA. He is a very good inside scorer and rebounder despite his relatively small size. He will be a great backup to David Lee and could move Lee to center and play with him in small lineups. They were also part of a three-team trade with the Hornets and 76ers trading small forward Dorell Wright, who had fallen out of favor and who they had already upgraded with Richard Jefferson and Harrison Barnes, and receiving a very much needed backup point guard in Jarrett Jack. Jack is also one of the top backups at his position in the league. He is a spa...
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Stephen Curry is out with a sprained right ankle again before Golden State's season has even begun.
The team said in a statement Saturday night that Warriors coach Mark Jackson plans to hold the point guard out of the final two preseason games Monday at the Los Angeles Clippers and Tuesday against Phoenix. Curry injured his surgically repaired ankle in Golden State's 101...
Stephen Curry has a history of ankle injuries. He missed 40 games last season and underwent arthroscopic surgery on the ankle this past April. So when he went down in the Golden State Warriors' exhibition game yesterday, the team had to be concerned. Curry rolled his ankle in the second quarter against the Portland Trailblazers and did not return to the game.According...
While the stability of Stephen Curry's right ankle remains uncertain, his financial footing with the Golden State Warriors has never been more secure.
Curry signed a $44 million, four-year contract extension before Wednesday night's season opener at the Phoenix Suns that will keep the point guard with the Warriors through the 2016-17 season. It was the final day Golden State...
David Lee scored 24 points to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 101-97 in a preseason game Friday night.
The Warriors held Stephen Curry out of the second half as a precaution after another player rolled up on his surgically repaired right ankle late in the second quarter.
Sasha Pavlovic hit a 3-pointer with one minute left to pull the Blazers within...
Andrew Bogut is scheduled to have his left ankle examined on Monday in Los Angeles.
Westlake (Calif.) Oaks Christian 2014 quarterback Brandon Dawkins goes in-depth about his visit to Notre Dame. Look inside for the details...
The Oakley (Calif.) Freedom 2014 running back, Joe Mixon, could be the Golden State's top back in his class...
Apparently Jack is the first in league history to get hit with a warning for flopping. It’s not clear during which preseason game, much less which play but he has officially been warned by league offices.
Since it’s preseason, there are no fines but let it be known the NBA is serious about this.
James Harden is a player that many believe will be fined for flopping at some point.credit: sbnation.com
The NBA league office made news when they announced that players would be fined for flopping in an effort to phase out part of the game that has become a bit of a problem in recent years. With increasing fine levels for repeated offenders, the hope is that the fines will be enough...