Found May 23, 2012 on
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Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob talks about the new San Francisco arena and the challenges of playing in Oakland.
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In a joint announcement, the Warriors, NBA commissioner David Stern and the city's mayor made it official: the team will be relocating to San Francisco.
It’s official, the Golden State Warriors are on the move. Ed Lee, the Mayor of San Francisco, Owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber, David Stern and others were on hand in San Francisco at Pier 30/32 for the announcement. The new sports and entertainment arena will be located on the waterfront, south of the Bay [...]
The Warriors are planning to move to San Francisco for the 2017-18 season, but have no intention to change their name from Golden State.
Like many kids, I had no clue where the hell Golden State was growing up. I turned to NBA Inside Stuff for answers, and they always seemed to ignore the location and just report on the team. I generally accepted the idea that they were some location-less squad built on Chris Mullin and Tim Hardaway. [...]
Although they won’t be welcoming their new neighbors with an apple pie for another five years, the San Francisco Giants will have new tenants sharing the Embarcadero with them.
The Golden State Warriors announced this week that they will be returning back to San Francisco in 2017, 46 years after the franchise migrated from there to Oakland. Owners Joe Lacob...
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In San Francisco, provided the waterfront arena is built in time for the 2017-2018 season...
The team, initially, played at the Cow Palace for 11 seasons after their move from Philadelphia in the early 1960's. But they moved to, what is now, Oracle Arena when Larry Ellison bought the naming rights for the Oakland...