Warriors Snag UCLA’s Kevin Looney in Draft Amid Injury Rumors

By: Lizzie Siegle With the draft number of thirty, the Warriors have selected UCLA forward Kevin Looney as their first-round pick. Looney first made headlines in January by breaking off a piece of the rim when dunking in a game. The nineteen-year-old Milwaukee native was a McDonald’s All-American his senior year of high school. After playing in his first college game, he declared himself eligible for the NBA draft. He…

June 25, 2015
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Warriors SportsCenter Interview; And Their Comeback Against the Clippers

March 31, 2015

By: Kevyn Kovesdy Follow @pinacoladaz17 A day before their game against the Clippers, a classic matchup always proving to be memorable, Stephen Curry, Draymond Green, and Andrew Bogut joined up with SportsCenter to answer some questions, have a few laughs, and joke about ‘Blake-it is’ and ‘Steph’s MVP campaigning’. The interview itself is a perfect example of the identify of the Warriors this year and the atmosphere Coach Kerr has…

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Warriors Handily Dismantle Mavericks

December 13, 2014

By: Colby Chang Follow Colby on Twitter @colbychang22 The Warriors soared past the Mavericks for their 15th straight win, a streak that has shattered the franchise’s previous ones. The Mavericks, now 17-8, have proven themselves to be an offensive powerhouse and potentially a true contender to the title, yet they were torn apart by this hot Warriors team. The Dubs were missing Bogut (now two games straight), and he is…

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Warriors Extend Winning Streak to Fourteen Games

December 10, 2014

By: Colby Chang Follow Colby on Twitter @colbychang22 The Warriors seemed to start well, getting a three from Draymond Green and two free throws from Festus Ezeli, but they plateaued from there. The Rockets quickly caught up and surpassed the Warriors, making multiple layups and some inside shots to widen their ever growing lead. Their ease at which they were able to drive through the Warriors’s seemingly porous defense was…

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It’s Ten and Counting

December 2, 2014

Even when they’re off, they’re on. Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors rallied for a miraculous, come-from-behind win at home against the Magic. The Splash Brothers were off target for the majority of their game, but found their hot strokes late in the fourth quarter. Three straight threes quickly erased a daunting nine-point deficit, and the rest was in the hands of chef Curry. After a series…

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Are the Warriors Actually Deep?

December 2, 2014

By: Niki Lonberg Follow Niki on Twitter: @nlonberg13 The Golden State Warriors have been nearly perfect through 16 games.  The current nine-game winning streak, the perfect 5-0 road trip, and the 14-2 record that has them second in the NBA to the 15-2 Memphis Grizzlies all speak for themselves. This time last year the Warriors were 9-7. So what’s changed?  New coach, new offense, new starting lineup, elevated play from Draymond…

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Golden State Warriors Season Preview With Some Bold Predictions

October 28, 2014

By: Niki Lonberg The NBA season is here!  And that means sportswriters get to make a bunch of predictions about their teams and call them bold. Well, here are my bold predictions about the Golden State Warriors for the 2014-15 season. But first, lets recap the Dubs active offseason. They fired Mark Jackson, sniped rookie coach Steve Kerr from Phil Jackson and the Knicks, broke their 16-game summer league winning…

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Why Passing On Afflalo Was A Mistake

July 7, 2014

According to sources close to both teams, the Orlando Magic apparently offered up stud shooting guard Arron Afflalo and a first-rounder to Golden State for second-year forward Harrison Barnes. The Warriors, having complete faith in Barnes’ potential, turned the book on that conversation. Ultimately, the Magic ended up shipping Afflalo to Denver for Evan Fournier and a Nuggets’ second-rounder. On the surface, one can understand why the Logo and the…

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Warriors Free-Agency Update

July 2, 2014

By: Apurv Baichwal He was once lauded as the next great high schooler to make the jump to the NBA. His tall, lanky frame, coupled with his crafty ball handling, made him a sure star in the making. Sadly, just three years after being drafted by the Clippers, Shaun Livingston suffered what most thought was a career-ending knee injury, an injury that gut-punched the entire basketball world at the time….

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Warriors Win NBA Summer League Championship

July 22, 2013

The Golden State Warriors won the first ever NBA Summer League Championship with today’s 91-77 victory over the Phoenix Suns. The win was the third in three days for the red-hot Junior Warriors, who rightfully concluded a perfect 7-0 run in this year’s Summer League with a Super-Duper, Oober-Exciting Championship. Although it was Kent “the Ostrich” Bazemore and Draymond “Red (hot)” Green who led the Dubs to the Glory Game,…

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