TAG: Golden State Warriors

Twitter / Jul 24, 2014 / 7:00 pm

Teams Kill It On Twitter With #NBASitcoms

Draymond Green

No professional sports league in the world promotes itself through social media like the NBA. Whether it’s fodder gleaned from individual players, promotions ran by the league office, or quirky internet stuff used by specific teams, the NBA is always engaging its fans. A sizable group of clever franchises continued the latter trend today, using the Twitter hashtag #NBAsitcoms to combine the public’s love of hoops and (mostly crappy) television. Read More »

Latest News / Jul 22, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Report: Bulls Renew Efforts For Kevin Love

Kevin Love, Taj Gibson

After courting Carmelo Anthony only to lose him to the extra year New York could offer, the Chicago Bulls have returned to the fold and are in the mix for Kevin Love, ESPN reports. Even though the Cavs still lead the pack — especially if they include Andrew Wiggins in their offer — the Bulls offer an interesting package of players, rather than draft picks. Read More »

NBA / Jul 19, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Report: Klay Thompson Seeks Max Extension

Klay Thompson

If the Golden State Warriors prove forever unwilling to include Klay Thompson in its trade package to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love, they’ll surely do most everything possible to ensure he’s in the Bay for the long-haul. Undoubtedly using that assumption as leverage in contract discussions as well as the recently exploded market value for young, quality wings, Thompson and agent Bill Duffy are reportedly seeking a max-level extension from the Warriors before 2014-2015. Read More »

Latest News / Jul 11, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Report: Warriors Still Won’t Include Thompson In Love Trade

Kevin Love

LeBron James’ decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers has made them major contenders in the ongoing trade sweepstakes for Kevin Love, but the Golden State Warriors aren’t budging. According to Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News, the Warriors still won’t include Klay Thompson in any potential Love trade despite Cleveland’s emergence as a favorite in the proceedings. Read More »

Video / Jul 8, 2014 / 9:00 am

Watch Mark Jackson Preach On An LA Street Corner

Mark Jackson

Mark Jackson (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Former Warriors coach Mark Jackson was preaching from a Los Angeles street corner on Saturday for World Vision Day. Some blame Jackson’s overt religious beliefs — he’s a licensed minister at True Love Worship Center International in Reseda, California — as a factor in his firing after the 2013-14 season. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jul 1, 2014 / 10:00 pm

Report: Livingston Agrees With Warriors

Shaun Livingston

One of basketball’s feel-good stories just keeps getting better. According to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, former Brooklyn Nets guard Shaun Livingston has agreed to a 3-year, $16 million deal with the Golden State Warriors. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 23, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Reports: ‘Wolves-Warriors Kevin Love Deal Is “Dead”

Kevin Love

And another theoretical trade bites the dust. Well, maybe. Multiple sources are reporting that the proposed deal between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors that would land Kevin Love in the Bay are “dead.” Read More »

Latest News / Jun 21, 2014 / 11:45 am

Report: Lakers Interested In Klay Thompson As Part Of Potential Kevin Love Trade

Kobe Bryant, Klay Thompson

The Kevin Love trade sweepstakes is nothing if not fluid. A new favorite to land the Minnesota Timberwolves superstar seems to emerge on a daily basis, only to fall back to the crowded pack of suitors once more details and context materialize. It’s unclear if the Golden State Warriors are just such an option, but they’ve reportedly developed a contingency plan with the Los Angeles Lakers involving Klay Thompson if Minnesota ultimately balks at their initial trade package for Love. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 20, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Warriors Hire Alvin Gentry As Associate Head Coach

Alvin Gentry

The Golden State Warriors active offseason continues. Five weeks after replacing the ousted Mark Jackson with Steve Kerr as head coach and just a day removed from reports emerging that they’ve upped the ante for Kevin Love, the Warriors have hired Los Angeles Clippers Associate Head Coach Alvin Gentry to the same position. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jun 19, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Report: Warriors Include Klay Thompson In Trade Offer For Kevin Love

Klay Thompson, Kevin Love

A legitimate favorite might have finally emerged in the ongoing trade sweepstakes for stranded superstar Kevin Love. The Golden State Warriors, a potential if unlikely landing spot for Love since the situation’s development, finally upped their ante on Thursday. According to reports, the Warriors have included highly regarded shooting guard Klay Thompson in their trade offer to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read More »