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Klay Thompson’s Agent Says His Client is Better Than Kobe

Sharpshooter Klay Thompson is coming off a successful run in Spain during the FIBA World Cup. Some questioned Golden State for not pulling the trigger on a Kevin Love deal, but they refused to give up Thompson and we can see why. Thompson will be seeking a max contract soon, which his agent fully thinks he deserves based on his bold statement. Duffy is widely known to be demanding...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Klay Thompson Prefers To Avoid Becoming Free Agent In 2015

Coming off an impressive showing in the FIBA World Cup of basketball, Warriors guard Klay Thompson is looking to cash in immediately. Thompson and the Golden State Warriors have until Oct. 31 to reach a new contract extension. Failure to do so would lead to Thompson becoming an unrestricted free agent.   RealGM is reporting via agent Bill Duffy that Thompson wants a max deal, and...
Via Thacover2
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Klay Thompson Prefers To Avoid Becoming FA In 2015

Coming off an impressive showing in the FIBA World Cup of basketball, Warriors guard Klay Thompson is looking to cash in immediately. Thompson and the Golden State Warriors have until Oct. 31 to reach a new contract extension. Failure to do so would lead to Thompson becoming an unrestricted free agent.   RealGM is reporting via agent Bill Duffy that Thompson wants a max deal, and...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson’s Agent: Thompson a Better Two-Way Player than Kobe Bryant

Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson is one of the best shooters in the NBA.  His ability to lock up on the defensive end of the court on top of his silky smooth offensive game makes him arguably one of the three best shooting guards in the league. Thompson is fresh off a solid FIBA World Cup performance and is due for a contract extension. In today’s world of overpaying...
Via Standing O Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thompson 'Super Excited' Warriors Didn't Trade Him For Love

Klay Thompson was involved in trade speculation with the Minnesota Timberwovles and Kevin Love, but preferred to stay with the Golden State Warriors. "I'm super excited to be back," Thompson said. "I love the Bay Area. I love the Warriors, the fans. I just love our team. "I wasn't really pissed. I was more just worried about being traded, just because...
Via RealGM
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson Prefers To Avoid Becoming Free Agent In 2015, Seeks Max Deal

Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors have until Oct. 31 to reach a new contract extension. Faliure to reach a deal would lead to Thompson becoming a restricted free agent in 2015, a scenario he and his agent prefer to avoid. Bill Duffy is widely known to be demanding a maximum deal for Thompson and sees the shooting guard as the best two-guard in the NBA. "I don't...
Via RealGM
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson rises to NBA elite with golden offseason

Klay Thompson bound out of the celebratory Team USA locker room, his feet floating forward but his eyes focused downward on the new piece of memorabilia that he carried like a newborn. It was the kind of basketball you never bounce. Each of his NBA brethren on this American team that won the FIBA World Cup gold medal had signed the ball, and Thompson — a 24-year-old from the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Stephen Curry and Kenneth Faried have interesting shooting battle

Team USA is all about winning games and proving to the world why the United States of America is still the premiere force in basketball. But the team does tend to have it’s fair share of fun in between games. This video shows Stephen Curry, of the Golden State Warriors, competing in a shooting contest with Kenneth Faried, of the Denver Nuggets. It’s safe to say that Curry has...
Via Pass The Pill
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors, Jerry West Agree To Two-Year Extension

The Golden State Warriors have locked-in Jerry West until the 2016-17 season. West admitted that he considered retiring prior to his contract extension. The Warriors, who won 51 games last season, are only expected to get better as Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, David Lee and Andrew Bogut gain more experience with... The post Warriors, Jerry West Agree To Two-Year...
Via Hoops-Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry and Kenneth Faried have shooting contest from bench

During Team USA practice, Stephen Curry and Kenneth Faried had a little shooting contest from the bench. They put up shots while sitting on the bench. Check out the video: I’m positive most of you guessed that Curry would win their little contest. This is why he has the green light to shoot anywhere. And if it were legal, I’m sure the Golden State Warriors would draw up a play...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry, Kenneth Faried take shots from the bench (Video)

Stephen Curry and Kenneth Faried held an impromptu shooting contest while sitting on the bench during a recent Team USA practice session as they prepare to advance in the FIBA Basketball World Cup.Not surprisingly, Curry was able to sink a shot first. Did Faried even have a chance?On Thursday, Team USA plays in the tournament semifinals against Lithuania.Video via NBA. This post...
Via Holdout Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Leandro Barbosa Officially Signs With Warriors

The Golden State Warriors signed Leandro Barbosa to a contract on Wednesday. Barbosa, 31, appeared in 20 games with the Phoenix Suns last season, averaging 7.5 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 18.4 minutes per contest.
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors: Trading Barnes and Iguodala

Golden State Warriors: Trading Barnes and Iguodala By Nekias Duncan: Lead Writer/Hoopstuff… It may be time for the Warriors to shake up their perimeter due to a few things: the improvement of Klay Thompson, the addition of versatile defender Shaun Livingston, the stagnation of Harrison Barnes, the pending extensions of Draymond Green and Klay Thompson, and the Warriors’ lackluster...
Via HoopStuff
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry West, Warriors Agree Upon Two-Year Extension

Jerry West and the Golden State Warriors have agreed upon a two-year extension through the 16-17 season. West had one year remaining on his original deal with the team and this new deal will be tacked on, for a total of a three-year commitment from this point. West recently told associates he was considering retring for good. According to multiple sources, West, along with coach...
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Under Armour ClutchFit Drive

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry showcases the new Under Armour ClutchFit Drive in the latest Foot Locker commercial. Featuring an upper engineered with UA ClutchFit™ Technology which acts as a second skin for extra lock down and added comfort. Underneath a full-length Micro G foam helps to cushioned landings while a herringbone pattern rubber outsole provides traction...
Via Hooped Up
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors Sign Justin Holiday

The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent guard Justin Holiday, the team announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released. Holiday played for the Warriors at the 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, starting all five games and averaging a team-high 14.8 points to go with 5.0 rebounds in 22.8 minutes. Holiday, 25, played professionally last season in Hungary...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors Sign Jrue Holiday’s Big Brother, Justin

Justin Holiday, the older brother of NBA All Star Jrue Holiday, was one of the standout performers in the NBA’s Summer League this year. His best game came against the Spurs when he dropped 29 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the Warriors saw enough from the young guard to earn him a spot on the roster for the upcoming year. Per the team’s official release: Holiday, 25,...
Via Standing O Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors Sign Justin Holiday

The Golden State Warriors have signed Justin Holiday. Holiday played for the Warriors at the 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, starting all five games and averaging a team-high 14.8 points to go with 5.0 rebounds in 22.8 minutes. Holiday, 25, played professionally last season in Hungary, where he posted averages of 12.2 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 50 games with Szolnok...
Via RealGM
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors: Splash Brothers Crucial For Team USA

In the group stage of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, it was Team USA’s frontcourt that dominated the headlines. Anthony Davis was a complete two-way monster, Kenneth Faried looked like the best player of USA Basketball and even DeMarcus Cousins was flying under the radar as an efficient contributor in limited minutes. But if the […] Golden State Warriors: Splash Brothers Crucial For...
Via NBA Draft Blog
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors: 3 Players To Hit Big Milestones In 2014-15

The Golden State Warriors are prepared for 2014-15 as a season to build on their successes from last year. The Dubs enjoyed an exciting little playoff run, taking the Los Angeles Clippers to seven games in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. Mark Jackson’s Warriors eventually found themselves overmatched against Chris Paul, Blake […] Golden State Warriors: 3 Players...
Via NBA Draft Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors GM Myers agrees to 3-year extension

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers has agreed to a three-year extension that will keep him under contract through the 2017-18 season. A Warriors spokesman confirmed the agreement late Thursday night. The Bay Area News Group, citing an anonymous source, first reported the deal. Myers has been Golden State's general manager since April 2012 and has...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors GM Bob Myers agrees to 3-year extension

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers has agreed to a three-year extension that will keep him under contract through the 2017-18 season. A Warriors spokesman confirmed the agreement late Thursday night. The Bay Area News Group, citing an anonymous source, first reported the deal. Myers has been Golden State's general manager since April 2012 and...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors give GM Bob Myers a 3 year contract extension

credit: trappedingoldenstate.com The Golden State Warriors have locked up their general manager Bob Myers for the foreseeable future. Via Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News:  Warriors general manager Bob Myers has agreed to a three-year extension with the team that will keep him under contract through the 2017-2018 season, an NBA source confirmed to the Mercury News on Thursday...
Via Pass The Pill
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Manny Pacquiao Shows Off Basketball Skills

Legendary boxer, Manny Pacquiao, recently shot around with the Golden State Warriors to promote his fight on November 22nd against Chris Algieri. Pacquiao even rocked a Stephen Curry jersey as he played. Not only can Manny Pacquiao defeat you with his fists and serenade you with his voice, he can cross you right over and drain threes all day. Did not know this cat could ball out...
Via Sports Mockery
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steven Adams not cool with Andre Iguodala’s response to Haka

Before Tuesday’s game between the United States and New Zealand, the “Tall Blacks” performed the traditional Maori Haka. In case you did not know, the Haka is a traditional pre-war dance that has very deep meanings in New Zealand culture. It has become a sign of respect between opponents before they do battle and is often a little spectacle before New Zealand national sporting...
Via Crossover Chronicles
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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