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David Lee is going to have some familiar company at All-Star Weekend in Houston.
Harrison Barnes and Klay Thompson, Jarrett Jack’s favorite player, on Wednesday were both named by the NBA as participants of the Rising Stars Challenge.
Barnes and Thompson are part of a pool of 18 first- and second-year players who will be separated into teams when they are drafted gym-class style by Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal on Feb. 7. The starters will then be determined by a fan vote.
The game will take place the first night of All-Star Weekend on Feb. 15.
The field of players the NBA has invited:
Damian Lillard, POR
Anthony Davis, NO
Andre Drummond, DET
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, CHA
Bradley Beal, WAS
Alexey Shved, MIN
Dion Waiters, CLE
Tyler Zeller, CLE
Kyrie Irving, CLE
Kenneth Faried, DEN
Brandon Knight, DET
Kawhi Leonard, SA
Chandler Parsons, HOU
Tristan Thompson, CLE
Nikola Vucevic, ORL
Kemba Walker, CHA
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Looking for the slam dunk of Monday night in the NBA? We here at Outside the Boxscore have a high-flying one from Golden State Warriors rookie Harrison Barnes.
In the final minute of the Raptors/Warriors game, Barnes found a wide-open lane and exploded to throw down a dunk on Toronto's Aaron Gray:
Damian Lillard is having the best rookie campaign so far. Anthony Davis may very well be the future of the league. Terrence Ross is a highlight moment waiting to happen. Another rookie racking up the highlights is Warriors rookie Harrison Barnes. The former UNC stand out came in to the league with a reputation as a guy who is good at a little bit of everything, sort of in the...
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The Warriors on Tuesday were able to coast to an easy win over the Cavs and end their four-game East Coast swing even at 2-2. But how? They were without four of the best six players, including three starters, namely all-star snub Stephen Curry. Well, 1) the Cavs (13-33) suck, and 2) the two guys in the following video stepped up big time. Klay Thompson was lights out, draining a...
The Golden State Warriors will be without three starters Tuesday night. Harrison Barnes, Stephen Curry and Andrew Bogut won't play Tuesday.
Barnes left Monday's game with a calf injury and woke up with knee pain, so he won't be jumping as high as the sun tonight. Richard Jefferson will likely get the call.
Stephen Curry's bad ankle will sideline him. He'...
David Lee finished an assist short of a triple-double, Klay Thompson scored 27 points and the Golden State Warriors beat the Dallas Mavericks 100-97 Thursday night.
Lee had 15 points, a season-high 20 rebounds and nine assists, and Jarrett Jack scored 13 points, including two free throws with 2 seconds left to help the Warriors win their third straight. Harrison Barnes also had...
Klay Thompson scored a career-high 32 points and the short-handed Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-95 on Tuesday night.
The Warriors were missing three starters - guard Stephen Curry (ankle), center Andrew Bogut (ankle) and forward Harrison Barnes (knee). Also, Carl Landry, one of the first players off Golden State's bench, didn't play because of a...
The Warriors were able to cruise to an easy victory over the Cavaliers on Tuesday despite being short four of their top six players due to injuries and rest.
On Thursday against the Mavericks, the Dubs will likely be closer to full strength. Here’s The Chronicle’s Rusty Simmons:
Mark Jackson said Andrew Bogut (ankle), Harrison Barnes (knee) and Carl Landry (shoulder) will return...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Klay Thompson scored a career-high 32 points and the short-handed Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-95 on Tuesday night.
The Warriors were missing three starters -- guard Stephen Curry (ankle), center Andrew Bogut (ankle) and forward Harrison Barnes (knee). Also, Carl Landry, one of the first players off Golden State's bench, didn't...
CLEVELAND -- Golden State guard Klay Thompson put on a shooting display on Tuesday. He exploited the Cavaliers for a career-high 32 points in the Warriors' 108-95 win at Quicken Loans Arena. Thompson was perfect on his first six 3-pointers before missing an attempt with 2:39 left in the third quarter. The 6-foot-7, 205-pounder from Washington State converted 13 of 24 shots...