TAG: Klay Thompson

NBA / Jan 26, 2015 / 3:45 pm

LeBron James, Klay Thompson Named Players Of The Week

Klay Thompson, LeBron James

LeBron James is re-establishing himself as perhaps the game’s top player, and Klay Thompson is further staking his claim to legitimate stardom. Oh, and they’re leading their teams to lengthy winning streaks. Who else did you expect to be named Conference Players of the Week for games played between January 19 and 25? Read More »

Video / Jan 24, 2015 / 9:15 am

Watch Every Basket As Klay Thompson Sets NBA Record With 37 Points In A Quarter

Klay Thompson

If there was any debate about the best backcourt in baskeball, Klay Thompson ended it on Friday night during a 126-101 win Warriors win over the Kings. His 37-point third quarter on 13-of-13 from the field and 9-of-9 from beyond the arc set an NBA record and reformulated what it means to enter the zone. Watch the Warriors sharpshooter make it rain and set the NBA world on it’s head in just 12 minutes of action. Read More »

NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 4:45 pm

Charles Barkley: “Chris Paul Doesn’t Deserve To Make The All-Star Team”

Charles Barkley, Chris Paul

We love Charles Barkley, but far more for the glory of his past playing days past and overall gregarious nature. As a NBA analyst? Let’s just say we often disagree with Chuck. Does that mean he’s wrong in those specific cases? No; we’re hardly infallible. Even so, we’re very confident saying that Barkley’s assessment of Chris Paul’s All-Star candidacy is simply misguided. Read More »

instagram, Latest News / Jan 14, 2015 / 4:30 pm

Video: Warriors Celebrate Win On Team Plane With “We Dem Boyz”

David Lee, Draymond Green

Drugs are bad, but that didn’t stop the Golden State Warriors from celebrating their early season success by proclaiming love for the “CoCo” on the team plane after road wins – at first. The team’s PR people realized the not so thinly veiled message of O.T. Genasis’ tune as it gained national traction and promptly shut Golden State’s party down. But no matter – it seems the ‘Dubs have already moved onto another triumphant anthem. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 10, 2015 / 2:45 pm

Writer Calls Warriors Soft, Non-Contenders; Truth Behind That Assessment?

Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry

The Golden State Warriors are a league-best 28-5. They’re the only team to rank top-four in both offensive and defensive efficiency. They boast leading candidates for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, and Sixth Man of the Year. Golden State, then, is a legitimate and perhaps leading championship contender, right? Not according to one prominent NBA writer. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Jan 6, 2015 / 11:15 am

Gif: Klay Thompson Smashes It On Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson

Early in the third quarter, Klay Thompson beat the perimeter defense of the Thunder and rose to throw it down; it clanged off the back of the rim. But he got another opportunity at the rim later in the same quarter, and this time he flushed it over Kevin Durant. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Dec 8, 2014 / 10:15 am

GIF: Klay Thompson’s Pump-Fake Drops Aaron Brooks

Kirk Hinrich, Klay Thompson

The Warriors won their 12th game in a row on Saturday when they handed the Chicago Bulls a 112-102 loss in Chicago. This despite 22 points and 20 rebounds by Pau Gasol. One play in particular showcases just how dangerous the Dubs have been this season when Klay Thompson‘s head-fake sent Aaron Brooks sprawling. Read More »

Smack / Dec 5, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Monty Williams Says Klay Thompson Is “Like A Crotchety Old Man”

Klay Thompson

New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams served as an assistant for Team USA this summer at the FIBA World Cup. In addition to spending more time with Anthony Davis, Williams’ time with the national team afforded him opportunities to gain insight about some of the game’s brightest young stars. What did he learn about Klay Thompson? That the 24 year-old Golden State Warriors star is “like a crotchety old man.” Read More »

Video / Dec 5, 2014 / 1:00 am

Steph Curry Goes Behind-Back To Klay Thompson, Celebrates 3 Before Make

Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors

These are good times for the Golden State Warriors. Watch Stephen Curry dribble behind his back on the break, flip a behind-the-back pass to Klay Thompson, and celebrate his fellow Splash Brother’s three-pointer before it drops in garbage time of his team’s win over the New Orleans Hornets. Read More »

instagram / Nov 29, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Video: Warriors Celebrate 13-2 By Singing, Dancing, Partying On Team Plane

Golden State Warriors

What’s spurred the Golden State Warriors to a franchise-best 13-2 record to open the season? Suffocating defense, rapidly improving offense, and the individual play of Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Andrew Bogut, and Marreese Speights first comes to mind. But the influence of team camaraderie can’t go overlooked, especially considering how much fun Golden State had while singing and dancing to O.T. Genasis’ “CoCo” on the team plane after beating the Charlotte Hornets last night. Read More »