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Warriors guard Curry returns to full-contact practice

Feb 23, 2020 - 10:09 AM

Running dead last this campaign, the Warriors hope to build momentum heading into next season with the return of Steph Curry

COMEBACK. The Warriors have sorely missed the leadership of Steph Curry. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers, Warriors join Knicks at $4 billion value

Feb 13, 2020 - 10:55 AM

Three NBA teams land in the Forbes' list of top 5 most valuable North American sports franchises

POWERHOUSE. Lakers’ LeBron James and Warriors’ Steph Curry bring in the star power. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers outlast new-look Warriors

Feb 09, 2020 - 3:42 PM

LeBron James and Anthony Davis prop up Los Angeles in the final stretch as the Lakers push the Warriors to a league-worst record

ORDER RESTORED. LeBron James and Anthony Davis make sure the Lakers fend off the Warriors' late charge. Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors say injured star Curry could return in March

Feb 02, 2020 - 9:37 AM

Steph Curry may just return to action soon as the former champion Warriors look to pump life into their woeful NBA campaign

GETTING READY. The Warriors note that the injured Steph Curry has 'made good progress.' Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA-EFE

NBA-worst Warriors trade Cauley-Stein to Mavericks

Jan 26, 2020 - 12:21 PM

The Mavericks get a serviceable big man in Willie Cauley-Stein after starting center Dwight Powell suffered a season-ending Achilles tendon injury

NEW HOME. Willie Cauley-Stein will play for the third team in his NBA career. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

Lillard notches career-high of 61 in OT escape of Golden State

Jan 21, 2020 - 6:01 PM

Lillard drains 11 three-pointers to spoil the Golden State Warriors' groove

HOT NIGHT. Damian Lillard drops a career high of 61 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to an overtime win. File photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

Klay Thompson turns emotional after college jersey retirement

Jan 19, 2020 - 7:54 PM

More than 10,000 fans show up as Washington State University retires the No. 1 jersey of Warriors star Klay Thompson

HOMECOMING. Klay Thompson returns to his collegiate roots. Photo from WSU

WATCH: Steph Curry dabbles in Warriors commentary amid injury

Jan 19, 2020 - 4:47 PM

Sidelined for months, Warriors superstar Steph Curry decides to showcase his broadcasting chops

WORKING IT. Steph Curry interviews Warriors rookie Eric Paschall post-game. Photo from Golden State Warriors

Luka, Mavs manhandle Warriors; Grizzlies blast Rockets

Jan 15, 2020 - 5:55 PM

The once-mighty Warriors fall to Luka Doncic and the Mavericks, while Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant sizzles against the Rockets

HOT. Luka Doncic sustains his stellar play for the Mavericks. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

NBA fines Warriors coach Kerr $25,000 for ripping refs

Jan 09, 2020 - 11:30 AM

Ejected for just the third time in his coaching career, Warriors coach Steve Kerr gets slapped with a hefty fine

Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors' Kerr wary of 'unwinnable' war as US-Iran tensions mount

Jan 05, 2020 - 7:10 PM

Steve Kerr voices out his concern in the wake of the US strike in Baghdad that killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani

BE INFORMED. Warriors coach Steve Kerr says US citizens should "do their homework" on critical issues. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Doncic breaks multiple records as Mavs batter Warriors

Dec 29, 2019 - 4:13 PM

Luka Doncic, the Mavericks’ 20-year-old Slovenian star, adds to his growing list of NBA records

SOPHOMORE SENSATION. Luka Doncic tallies his 17th career triple-double. Photo from the NBA

Resurgent Warriors blast Suns for 4th straight win

Dec 28, 2019 - 4:12 PM

The Warriors – the former champions now running dead last in the Western Conference – rally from a double-digit deficit to escape the Suns

Surprise Christmas treat: Warriors shock Rockets

Dec 26, 2019 - 10:38 AM

The struggling Warriors give their fans a holiday gift by stunning James Harden and Russell Westbrook’s Rockets

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 25: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors drives towards the basket on James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets during the second half of an NBA basketball game at Chase Center on December 25, 2019 in San Francisco, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images/AFP

Smooth-sailing Jazz add to Warriors' woes

Nov 23, 2019 - 1:21 PM

Donovan Mitchell and Mike Conley conspire as the Jazz notch their 10th win

LEGIT. Mike Conley and the Jazz continue to prove they are a legitimate Western Conference contender. Photo from Twitter/@utahjazz

Doncic delivers another triple-double as Mavs rout Warriors

Nov 21, 2019 - 6:56 PM

Mavs star Luka Doncic unleashes his seventh triple-double of the season against the Warriors

Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Injury-riddled Pelicans deal Warriors 7th straight loss

Nov 18, 2019 - 12:45 PM

JJ Redick catches fire from deep to help the Pelicans topple the Warriors in a battle of the bottom two teams in the Western Conference

MARKSMAN. JJ Redick torches the Warriors with 6 three-pointers as the Pelicans pick up their fourth win of the young season. Photo from Twitter/@PelicansNBA

Warriors lose Russell for 2 weeks to thumb injury

Nov 17, 2019 - 10:04 AM

Hard luck continues to follow the former champions as the Warriors – already toting an NBA-worst 2-11 record – lose another star in D'Angelo Russell

MAJOR BLOW. Team top scorer D'Angelo Russell (left) won't see action during the Warriors' four-game road trip. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics adds to Warriors' woes for 10th straight win

Nov 16, 2019 - 3:21 PM

Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker, and Jaylen Brown all breach the 20-point mark for the Celtics, who boast of an NBA-best 10-1 record

CAN'T BE STOPPED. Jaylen Brown and the Celtics extend their hot streak. Photo from Twitter/@NBA

No-mercy Lakers thrash Warriors

Nov 14, 2019 - 3:52 PM

The nightmare continues for the Warriors as LeBron James and the Lakers crush the former champions by 26 points

LOPSIDED. LeBron James and the Lakers slip past Glenn Robinson III and the Warriors. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry expects to return before NBA season ends

Nov 12, 2019 - 12:57 PM

'I'm excited that potentially the rest of the season isn't lost', says Golden State Warriors star Curry

WORST INJURY. Steph Curry hopes to return before the NBA season ends to salvage the Warriors' lackluster start. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Thunder thwart injury-hit Warriors anew

Nov 10, 2019 - 12:57 PM

After getting thrashed by 28 in their first meeting, the Warriors try to put up a late fight against the Thunder this time

UPPER HAND. Chris Paul and the Thunder pick up their fourth triumph, two at the expense of the former champion Warriors. Photo from OKC Thunder

Harden fires 36 as Rockets rout banged-up Warriors

Nov 07, 2019 - 1:16 PM

James Harden and the Rockets deal the injury-hit Warriors their sixth loss in 8 games

ON FIRE. James Harden drops half of his 36 points from beyond the arc. Photo from NBA

Warriors center Looney to miss at least 2 more weeks

Nov 07, 2019 - 10:59 AM

The Warriors' injury woes continue as center Kevon Looney gets sidelined due to nerve-related symptoms

INJURY JINX. Already off to a worst start, the Warriors lose another key cog in Kevon Looney. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Harden, Kyrie turn in big nights; hurting Warriors win

Nov 05, 2019 - 5:36 PM

Houston's James Harden pumps in 44 points while Brooklyn's Kyrie Irving unloads 39 to power their teams to separate victories

ON FIRE. Kyrie Irving and James Harden sizzle in separate games on the road. Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images/AFP

Injured Curry determined to play in 2020 Olympics

Nov 03, 2019 - 11:34 AM

Steph Curry won’t be back until next year, but the Warriors superstar still targets an Olympic debut

RECUPERATING. Steph Curry looks to recover after sustaining a left hand fracture. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors injury jinx strikes again as Green sidelined

Nov 03, 2019 - 9:18 AM

Already playing minus injured stars Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, another key cog in Draymond Green gets sidelined

 Photo from NBA

Curry out for 3 months after surgery

Nov 02, 2019 - 8:48 AM

After a series of catastrophic defeats, the Warriors hope to get it together even minus superstar Steph Curry

Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors' Curry undergoes tests on broken hand

Nov 01, 2019 - 8:41 AM

The former NBA champions absorb another blow as injured Steph Curry gets sidelined indefinitely

ROUGH START. Steph Curry and the Warriors still can't fin their footing. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors' woes pile up as Curry suffers broken hand

Oct 31, 2019 - 1:22 PM

Tough luck continues for the former champions as Warriors superstar Steph Curry sustains an injury

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Golden State Warriors end skid for 1st win

Oct 29, 2019 - 12:11 PM

The Warriors bounce back against the New Orleans Pelicans for a breakthrough win this season

FIRST WIN. The Golden State Warriors score a breakthrough win after dropping their first two games of the season. Photo from NBA Twitter

Nightmare before Halloween as Warriors crash again

Oct 28, 2019 - 8:45 AM

Another Warriors game turns into a horror show as the former champions absorb a 28-point mauling against the Thunder

TOUGH TIMES. Steph Curry and the Warriors continue to struggle with their new-look roster.

Warriors adjusting to new 'reality,' says Kerr

Oct 26, 2019 - 10:37 AM

After a five-year reign of dominance, the Golden State Warriors take an inevitable dip

BACK TO REALITY. Steph Curry and the rejigged Warriors brace for a tough season ahead. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: New Warriors star Russell takes Green advice

Oct 25, 2019 - 8:43 PM

'I've always just wanted to be better and apply myself better going into this new year,' says new Warriors guard D'Angelo Russell

NEW TEAM. D'Angelo Russell impresses in his Warriors debut. Photo from Twitter/@warriors

Clippers pounce on Warriors reeling from offseason losses

Oct 25, 2019 - 1:37 PM

After making a statement by beating the Lakers, the Clippers manhandle the former NBA champion Warriors

BACK-TO-BACK. Kawhi Leonard powers the Clippers to a 2-0 start in the NBA. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors ace Klay Thompson could miss whole season, says Kerr

Oct 23, 2019 - 1:23 PM

After previous assessments suggested Klay Thompson may be fit to play by March, the Warriors admit the star guard may spend a year on the sidelines

STILL RECOVERING. Klay Thompson continues to recuperate from a torn ACL sustained during the Warriors' title series against the Raptors. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors coach Kerr shrugs off Trump criticism

Oct 11, 2019 - 4:15 PM

US President Donald Trump says Steve Kerr – a longtime critic of the president – 'looked like a little boy' when the Warriors coach declined to comment on the NBA-China row

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: After major losses, Kerr says Warriors need to 'work much harder'

Oct 07, 2019 - 8:41 PM

The Warriors will head into the NBA season without Kevin Durant, Andre Iguodala, and Shaun Livingston – all key players in their 5 straight trips to the finals

NEW-LOOK. Steve Kerr says the Warriors are back into experimenting, just like what they did during the beginning of their five-year dominance. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Anthony Davis powers Lakers past Warriors in NBA preseason opener

Oct 06, 2019 - 11:13 AM

LeBron James and his new sidekick Anthony Davis shine as the Los Angeles Lakers roll over the Golden State Warriors

SUPER DUO. LeBron James (left) welcomes Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers to form a formidable pair. Photo from the Lakers Twitter

Warriors veteran Shaun Livingston retires

Sep 14, 2019 - 12:19 PM

After a 15-year run, Shaun Livingston bids farewell to a career highlighted by 3 NBA championships with the Golden State Warriors

CHAMP. In an emotional Instagram post, Shaun Livingston pays tribute to everyone who helped him in his NBA journey. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry finances college golf team for 6 years

Aug 20, 2019 - 9:42 AM

'I feel really honored to play a small role in the rich history of Howard University and look forward to building their first men's and women's golf teams with them,' says Steph Curry

AVID GOLFER. Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry commits to help Howard University build its golf program. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Durant doesn't blame Warriors for torn Achilles tendon

Aug 08, 2019 - 10:11 AM

'Nobody was responsible for it. It was just the game,' Kevin Durant on his season-ending injury

REHAB. Kevin Durant has signed with the Brooklyn Nets, but isn’t expected to see action until next year. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors lock up Green with $100 million extension

Aug 04, 2019 - 8:27 AM

Draymond Green and the Golden State Warriors agree to a four-year maximum contract

STICKING AROUND. The Warriors get to keep a defensive anchor in Draymond Green. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Steph Curry surprises kid with fist bump

Jul 17, 2019 - 6:50 PM

The unassuming kid – fully clad in Warriors apparel – was only expecting a wave from the two-time NBA MVP but Curry gave him with a fist bump instead

LOCKED IN. Steph Curry tries to stay competitive in the offseason by joining golf tournaments. File photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors vow to retire Iguodala jersey after trading him

Jul 08, 2019 - 4:25 PM

Andre Iguodala helped the Warriors win 3 NBA titles in the last 5 seasons, even clinching the Finals MVP award in 2015

HONORED. Andre Iguodala will see his No. 9 jersey in the rafters of the Chase Center. File photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

'Durant's 35 retired while I own Warriors,' says team exec

Jul 04, 2019 - 9:01 AM

Golden State Warriors chief executive Joe Lacob honors Kevin Durant 'for being an integral part to one of the most prolific runs in NBA history'

GRATEFUL. The Warriors recognize Kevin Durant’s contributions on and off the court. Photo from NBA

Nets trade D'Angelo Russell to Warriors

Jul 01, 2019 - 12:15 PM

D'Angelo Russell is coming off his first All-Star selection and a runner-up finish for the Most Improved Player award

D-LOADING. D'Angelo Russell will join the Warriors, his third NBA team. Photo from Brooklyn Nets' Twitter account (@BrooklynNets)

Kevin Durant to depart Warriors for Nets as NBA free agent

Jul 01, 2019 - 8:40 AM

Although expected to miss all of next season, Kevin Durant is set to sign a max deal with the Brooklyn Nets

MAJOR MOVE. As Kevin Durant leaves the Warriors for the Nets, Boston guard Kyrie Irving is also expected to join him in Brooklyn. Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images/AFP

Durant to talk with 4 teams as NBA free agency looms

Jun 29, 2019 - 6:32 PM

Kevin Durant declined his $31.5 million player option to become an unrestricted free agent

DURANT SWEEPSTAKES. The Golden State Warriors are keen on keeping Kevin Durant. Photo from NBA's Twitter account (@NBA)

Klay Thompson expected to get 5-year max offer from Warriors

Jun 29, 2019 - 5:06 PM

Helping the Warriors win 3 NBA championships and reach 5 consecutive finals, the 29-year-old is primed to sign a max contract

ON BOTH ENDS. Klay Thompson has established himself as one of the premier two-way players in the NBA. Photo from NBA's Twitter account (@NBA)