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Warriors News: Klay Thompson to sign a four-year, $70 million deal

Rumors have been surfacing through the Association regarding Klay Thompson's future with the Golden State Warriors. Earlier in the week we discussed the frustration growing between Thompson's camp and the Warriors, but that now seems to have been just a minor obstacle that has led to Klay Thompson earning the highest-paid extension out of any 2011 NBA Draftee. According to...
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Report: Warriors sign Klay Thompson to $70M extension

This appears to have come out of nowhere. Star shooting guard Klay Thompson has reportedly agreed to a four-year, $70 million extension with the Golden State Warriors. According to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports, the extension was agreed to after the Sacramento Kings made a late push to acquire Thompson from the Warriors. Kings made late push to try to acquire Klay Thompson for...
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Klay Thompson agrees to extension with Warriors

            Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The Golden State Warriors have agreed to terms with shooting guard Klay Thompson on a four-year maximum extension projected to be in the $70 million range, reports Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports. Klay gets four year $70m deal with warriors , source said — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) October 31, 2014...
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Klay Thompson Agrees To 4-Year, $70 Million Extension With Warriors

Klay Thompson will reportedly remain with the Golden State Warriors after agreeing to a four-year, $70 million contract extension. Source says Klay Thompson to land a four-year deal paying close to $70 million with Warriors. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) October 31, 2014 Kings made late push to try to acquire Klay Thompson for anyone not named Cousins or Gay, a source said...
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NBA Arenas Are Now Trolling Player Intros For Visiting Teams

The NBA season is only three days old, and already we have two examples of humorous pre-game trolling on the part of NBA arena staffs. Wednesday night, the Golden State Warriors played at Sacramento, a game which the Warriors won handily because they are the Warriors and the Kings are just a disaster. Prior to Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
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2014-15 Golden State Warriors Tickets Preview

A photo posted by Golden State Warriors (@warriors) on Oct 10, 2014 at 12:14pm PDT The Golden State Warriors enter the 2014-15 season with a new identity as Steve Kerr has been hired as the new head coach. Led by point guard Stephen Curry and shooting guard Klay Thompson, the Warriors won 51 games last season, but were unable to get out of the first round of the playoffs. The...
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David Lee’s Time in Golden State Nearing The End

The Golden State Warriors and their rookie head coach Steve Kerr are off to a 1-0 start to the 2014-15 season after cruising by the Sacramento Kings in a rout on Wednesday night.  With the season underway, all eyes are moving from the front office to the basketball court, but there is still an order of business to take care of for General Manager Bob Myers. Shooting guard Klay Thompson...
Via TopSportsReport
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Warriors pick up options on Barnes, Ezeli

The Golden State Warriors have exercised their fourth-year team options on the contracts of forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli for next season. Barnes, the former seventh overall NBA draft pick out of North Carolina, has averaged 9 points and 3.3 rebounds in his NBA career. Ezeli, from Vanderbilt, started 41 games for Golden State in the 12-13 season, but missed last...
Via Basketball Bicker
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Golden State Warriors Exercise Contract Options On Harrison Barnes, Festus Ezeli, Decline Option On Nemanja Nedovic

The Golden State Warriors announced on Thursday that the team had exercised the fourth-year contract options on forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli. Meanwhile, Golden State declined to exercise the third-year option for guard Nemanja Nedovic. All three options are for the 2015-16 season. The 22-year-old Barnes started and scored nine points in the Warriors’ season-opening...
Via BaySportsNet
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NBA Preseason Predicitons: Western Conference – Pacific

Frontrunner - Golden State Warriors Improving each of the last three seasons under Mark Jackson, the Warriors had their best season since 1992, finishing with a 51-31 record. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson both had an extremely good scoring year, especially from behind the arc where they both shot above 41%. It was their silky-smooth stroke that earned them the nickname “the splash...

David Lee expected to miss Warriors season opener

David Lee expected to miss the first game of the season ESPN reports Golden State Warriors starting power forward David Lee is likely to sit out opening night as the Warriors visit the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday. Lee has been dealing with a strained left hamstring injury and is listed as “doubtful” for the first game of the season. Warriors head coach Steve Kerr stated that...
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Warriors F David Lee likely to miss season opener vs. Kings

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Power forward David Lee is expected to sit out Golden State's season opener at Sacramento on Wednesday night with a strained left hamstring. The Warriors said Tuesday that Lee is doubtful for the game. Coach Steve Kerr told reporters after practice that Draymond Green will likely start in Lee's place. The team also said reserve guard-forward Brandon...
Via AP on Fox
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Klay Thompson Scores 35 In 119-112 Victory Over Denver Nuggets

Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors Friday night shooting guard Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors helped lead his team to a 119-112 victory over the Denver Nuggets in the preseason finale. Klay Thompson has proved he is ready for the regular season. In the 36 minutes he played he finished with 35 points. Point guard Stephen Curry added 17 to the team with 11 assists...
Via Basketball Bicker
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Report: Warriors co-owner regrets using "hoodish" in team email

Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber said he didn't intend to list "hoodish" as language he planned to learn in response to an email that detailed the team having five international players on its roster, Yahoo Sports reports. Warriors director of media relations Raymond Ridder forwarded an NBA email to team employees that announced a record 101 international...
Via Fox Sports
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Warriors Injury Updates: Brandon Rush probably for season opener, Shaun Livingston unlikely

The Golden State Warriors enter the 2014-2015 season opener against the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday coming off a preseason record of 6-2. Following a 51-win season, the Warriors will most likely start the season without the services of veteran point guard Shaun Livingston, who is still not completely recovered from toe surgery. Should Livingston be unable to play, expect Leandro...
Via NBA Injury News
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NBA West Recap: Injuries Abound; Warriors making a push for title

The NBA preseason is not indicative of the regular season… at all. The storylines coming from all 30 teams speak of hope; some even speak of championship aspirations. Each team starts the season with a clean slate. Each squad has 15 men on the roster. But, as the 82-game regular season will soon tell us, not all teams are created equal.During the preseason, injuries hit teams hard...
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Justin Holiday Earns Warriors' Final Roster Spot

Justin Holiday has earned the final roster spot for the Golden State Warriors. Holiday last played in the NBA two seasons ago with the Philadelphia 76ers and was in Hungary last season. Holiday was a standout for the Warriors' Summer League team this offseason.
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Aaron Craft and Sean Kilpatrick waived by the Warriors

OAKLAND, CA -- The Golden State Warriors have waived guard Aaron Craft, guard/forward Jason Kapono, guard Sean Kilpatrick, forward James Michael McAdoo and forward Mitchell Watt, the team announced following tonight's preseason finale against the Denver Nuggets. The team's roster now stands at 15 players. Craft appeared in four preseason games, averaging 3.0 points, 2.5 rebounds...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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2014-15 NBA Preview: Golden State Warriors

The Warriors haven’t had this kind of consistent success since the days of Rick Barry in the 70′s, and the fans have been tortured long enough; they deserve this, regularly being one of the loudest arenas in the league. Turning down Kevin Love, Golden State is riding their current core, all following the coattails of Curry’s mind-shattering shooting ability, into the darkness...
Via Analytics Game
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Watch Aaron Craft singing Party in the USA… badly

Why? I debated even posting this because it’s not funny so much as chill-inducing. Aaron Craft was at the Golden State Warriors’ “Open Practice” for the fans last night and (insert some joke about singing and practice.) If you don’t get embarrassed easily, you can watch the clip below. Oh yeah. He was also dressed as a bear… I think. Aaron Craft gettin’ down to Party...
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Golden State Warriors team preview Part Two: Team Projections

The Golden State Warriors had a very good season last year winning 51 games, but by losing in the first round of the postseason former coach Mark Jackson was fired. The Warriors, with new coach Steve Kerr, a few new faces and an improved Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, seem to be poised to make the necessary jump into elite status in the NBA. Here we go with part two of the Warriors...
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Golden State Warriors Preview: Part one Roster Analysis

The Golden State Warriors pose one of the best rosters in the NBA with Stephen Curry, David Lee, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala and Andrew Bogut. With quality bench players in Draymond Green, Harrison Barnes and Shaun Livingston and new coach Steve Kerr’s philosophy the Warriors certainly have the right to be optimistic about the upcoming season. The Warriors starting five is among...
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WATCH: Kobe gets beat by Stephen Curry, laughs it off

Kobe Bryant showed Stephen Curry some respect after Curry shot a three-pointer over him during the third quarter of Sunday night's NBA preseason game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors in Ontario, Canada.Bryant was defending Curry all the way up the court, but Curry managed to free himself up to drain the long three. Bryant congratulated him by playfully...
Via Holdout Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Proposed design for Warriors arena looks like huge toilet

While it’s not fair to “dump” on initial renderings of a massive architectural undertaking, an image released of the proposed design of the Golden State Warriors’ new arena leads to one comparison regarding its appearance. It looks like a giant toilet. A nice, top-of-the-line American Standard toilet, sure, but a toilet nonetheless. In a presentation […] The post Proposed...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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