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If you haven’t noticed, the Golden State Warriors v. San Antonio Spurs series has been fascinating. And, we’re only two games in to it. It is not because it involves the Spurs. Let’s face it; these are the same old boringly-consistent Spurs that keep on winning with the core of Duncan, Parker, Ginobili and Poppovich. Since the 01-02 season, they have won at least 50 games every year and have only been seeded lower than three once in the playoffs. It’s all about this Warriors team. It’s the first time they have been in the playoffs since 2007. That year they pulled off one of the greatest upsets in NBA playoff history when they became the first eight seed ever to upset a number one seed in a best-of-seven series. They defeated a Dallas Mavericks team who won 67 games and was a heavy favorite to win the Championship. However, that is the lone bright spot for this franchise in the last twenty years. The Warrior franchise has been through the ringer a few times in recent memory. Their...
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The Warriors-Spurs series has been a wild one, but if Stephen Curry has to miss any time for Golden State, it may also wind up being a short one.
Curry sprained his left ankle with five minutes remaining in the fourth quarter of Game 3 Friday night. Curry came down on the ankle awkwardly and was noticeably limping for the remainder of the action. Curry elected to stay in the game...
Following Golden State's huge Game 2 win over the Spurs, in San Antonio, Warriors star guard Steph Curry shared this adorable moment with his baby girl, Riley.
Stephen Curry had a noticeably un-Stephen Curry game in Game 2 against the Spurs Wednesday night. There was no customary third quarter explosion, and with 7-of-20 shooting he looked mortal compared to the ridiculous precedent he’s set for himself. But there to pick up the slack was Klay Thompson, who poured in a career-high 34 points and 14 rebounds and a Warriors playoff record...
It was all Golden State Warriors last night in Game 2 of their Western Conference Semifinals match-up with the San Antonio Spurs. Klay Thompson led the way with an offensive explosion alongside shooting assasin Steph Curry. Prior to the game, the Spurs said they weren’t going to change their approach to guarding Curry, which didn’t seem like a good idea. Would it even matter...
In the final minutes of last night’s Game 3 loss to the San Antonio Spurs, shooting guard Stephen Curry aggravated his left ankle injury, according to Monte Poole of The Mercury News.Curry suffered the injury when he collided with Spurs guard/forward Danny Green. He hopped away from the collision, and he was clearly hobbled by the tweaked ankle. He remained in the game, but it...
How To Defend Golden State's 3-Point Shot Explained:
--by Jose Grijalva
The Warriors have been making shots, but they could be easily countered by the Spurs.
The San Antonio Spurs' perimeter defense has suffered against the Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson have combined for 10-15 (66%) shooting from beyond the arc. The main nemesis of the Spurs...
The confident aura emanating from the Golden State Warriors right now might be the only thing brighter than those yellow shirts every home fan is expected to be wearing again for Game 3 against the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night at ear-piercing Oracle Arena.
The Warriors have outshot, outrebounded and outhustled the Spurs through the first two games of their Western Conference...
Andrew Bogut made his presence felt during the first quarter of the Golden State Warriors game against the San Antonio Spurs. Bogut took a pass from Klay Thompson and dunked it home. Boris Diaw is the recipient of a brand new poster courtesy of Andrew Bogut.
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Mark Jackson was asked on Thursday how the Golden State Warriors' trade of Monta Ellis for Andrew Bogut, which created more opportunities for Klay Thompson.
“It helped change the culture," said Jackson. :Obviously it was easier to pull the trigger because we knew what we had in Klay and it was time for him to be a starting two-guard. And he does everything right.” ...
The last time the Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs was way back in 1997; a streak that spanned 30 games. Wednesday night that streak came to an end. Klay Thompson scored 34--29 of them in the first half--and Stephen Curry chipped in another 22 to lead the Warriors to a 100-91 victory over the Spurs.
Once again it looked like the Spurs were going to make a...
The San Antonio Spurs said they were going to treat the opener of the Western Conference semifinals as a loss rather than the historic victory it was.
They don't have to pretend they lost to the Golden State Warriors at home anymore.
Klay Thompson had a career-high 34 points and 14 rebounds, Stephen Curry added 22 points and Golden State withstood another furious rally by the...
AT&T Center – Imagine Danny Green didn’t hit the game-tying 3-pointer that sent the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors into overtime Monday night. Imagine if Manu Ginobili didn’t hit the game winning 3-pointer in the Spurs’ game one win over the Golden State Warriors.
Had the above happened, the Spurs would have been heading into game two Wednesday down...
Fresh off a successful tour up and down the Golden State showcasing its Elite 7-on-7 Challenge, Passing Down is now bringing its brand of 7v7 action to the varsity level. For the first time, Passing Down will host an exclusive 7v7 tournament for Central Section high school varsity teams on June 22 in Visalia…