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Warriors hoping Kerr is final piece for title run

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Any time a team fires a coach after a 51-win season and back-to-back playoff appearances the message from ownership is clear: good is not good enough. That's the situation the Golden State Warriors are in now. Mark Jackson is gone, Steve Kerr has taken over and the Warriors are hoping the coaching change is the final ingredient to put them in the NBA championship...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Kerr, wife donate $1 million to Arizona athletics

TUCSON, Ariz. --€“ University of Arizona alums Steve and Margot Kerr have committed $1 million to the University of Arizona to assist with the McKale Memorial Center renovation and future academic facility enhancements. The Kerrs' gift joins the $6 million lead gift from Cole and Jeannie Davis, a $1 million gift from George Kalil and a number of additional in support of McKale...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Kerr says former second round pick is playing like Hakeem Olajuwon

First year head coach Steve Kerr apparently was serious when comparing Ognjen Kuzmic to legend Hakeem Olajuwon. If you aren’t sure who Ognjen Kuzmic is, don’t worry. I Googled him and found out all you need to know. Kuzmic was a second round pick back in 2012 from Serbia. And his NBA career consists of 21 games. That’s all I really cared to research, but anyway, the 7-foot...
Via Pass The Pill
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kerr Remains Concerned About Warriors' Turnover Problem

Steve Kerr said Monday that he has yet to see much progress being made in training camp to shore the Golden State Warriors' turnover problem. "We fling the ball around, and that's a problem," Kerr said. "I thought coming into this season, it's probably the biggest change we could make as a team was making the easy play, making the simple play, taking care...
Via RealGM
18 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA on TNT will hold an open competition to replace Steve Kerr

When Steve Kerr left the TNT booth to coach the Golden State Warriors, it left a vacancy for the network’s top analyst position next to Marv Albert. Turner Sports has plenty of options in house for a new lead analyst, including moving up Reggie Miller from his tandem with Kevin Harlan, or going with someone like Chris Webber or Grant Hill for a fresh perspective.  They could even...
Via Awful Announcing
18 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Steph Curry Challenges Steve Kerr to Free Throw Contest

Steve Kerr, 5-time NBA champion and current head coach of the Golden State Warriors, was one of the better pure shooters of his generation. Kerr shot 45.4% from 3-point range over his career which is the highest in NBA history for any player with at least 2,000 shot attempts. Naturally, a face off against Steph Curry, one of today’s most prolific shooters, was a given. Coach...
Via Sports Mockery
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Kerr says Warriors will push pace, expect more ball movement this year

There were a lot of factors that went into Mark Jackson being let go as Golden State’s head coach, but there was one key on the court: Despite all that firepower on offense, the Golden State Warriors were 12th in the NBA in offensive efficiency (points per possession). They were middle of the pack, average. There offense was seen as too simplistic and with not enough ball movement...
Via Pro Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Steve Kerr fly commercial to Warriors introductory presser?

In very short order, Steve Kerr will officially be introduced as the next head coach of the Golden State Warriors. Now, I’m not sure of the typical protocol for a new coach arriving in his new city, but I would’ve […]
Via The Kevin Burke Project
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks, Steve Kerr closing in on deal

The New York Knicks search for a new head coach appears to be coming to an end. Phil Jackson’s top choice for the job is Steve Kerr and the two sides are nearing a deal to make him the team’s new head coach. Steve Kerr feels a deal with the Knicks “is getting closer” says a person close to the TNT broadcaster. Could be completed by Monday. — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) May...
Via Standing O Sports
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks, Lakers, Warriors in 'battle' to hire Steve Kerr

Steve Kerr has coached as many NBA games as you or I have, as in none, but that is not keeping teams from lining up to compete for his services. The newly opened head coaching job with the Golden State Warriors has created a three-way “battle” to land Kerr as coach, Frank Isola of the New York Daily News reports. The New York Knicks, who have been connected with Kerr’s name...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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