Monthly Archives: January 2016

Mychal Thompson: on the Warriors becoming the greatest team in NBA history, Klay’s demeanor and Draymond Green’s toughest matchups

We had a couple of terrific conversations on the “NBA This Week” show, welcoming in Mychal Thompson and Mike Wise. Thompson, of course, is a two-time NBA Champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, current radio analyst and dad to Warriors’ … Continue reading

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Congratulations to F&M’s Glenn Robinson, one of only four coaches in NCAA history to win 900 games

Hard to believe the guy I played for in college is one of the all-time greats of the coaching game. With his 900th win earlier this year, Franklin and Marshall’s Glenn Robinson joined an exclusive club that includes only Mike … Continue reading

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Warriors’ blowouts help chemistry, Bogut remains underrated

PHOTO BY DANIEL KATZ Here’s a little of this and that after the Warriors’ 127-107 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday at Oracle – a place where they haven’t been defeated in more than a year. It’s been a … Continue reading

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Is greatest shooting backcourt in NBA history playing alongside greatest frontcourt passing tandem in history?

PHOTO BY DANIEL KATZ OAKLAND — After watching the Warriors blow out the San Antonio Spurs 120-90 on Monday night at Oracle, I asked the same question I’ve asked myself after most of their wins: How is anyone going to … Continue reading

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Ethan Sherwood Strauss talks Spurs-Warriors matchup, what ifs about Kevin Love, more

On this weekend’s “NBA This Week” show, John Dickinson and myself were joined by ESPN.com NBA and Warriors writer Ethan Sherwood Strauss. With the biggest game of the season on Monday — San Antonio vs. Golden State at Oracle Arena … Continue reading

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Warriors’ Curry getting to the foul line plenty this year

  PHOTO BY DANIEL KATZ Despite the Warriors being in the middle of a historic season, there seems to be an undertone of disappointment and negativity regarding the way Stephen Curry is being officiated by NBA referees. This is not … Continue reading

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Zach Harper: On Vince Carter’s slam dunk win, the Warriors’ chances and more

On the “NBA This Week” show on 95.7-FM The Game, Matt Steinmetz and John Dickinson were joined by Zach Harper, who covers the NBA for CBS Sports. Harper elaborated on his most recent article, which was a fascinating look at … Continue reading

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Miami Heat executes defensive game plan perfectly against Warriors but it’s still not enough

The Miami Heat were able to what very few teams have done against the Warriors this season: Take away Golden State’s 3-ball. Heat coach Erik Spoelstra came in with a plan, it was apparent, and it was to limit the … Continue reading

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Warriors assistant GM Kirk Lacob: On tinkering, futures of Barnes and Ezeli, ultimatum to dad about Curry, etc.

Golden State Warriors assistant general manager Kirk Lacob joined the “NBA This Week” on 95.7-FM The Game in San Francisco and talked a lot of subjects in and around the Warriors and NBA. Lacob joined us from Santa Cruz, site … Continue reading

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Curry injury likely to be blessing in disguise for Warriors

While many Warriors fans seem to be concerned and a little bit pessimistic about Stephen Curry’s latest injury – a shin bruise – there’s a whole other way to look at it: This is a blessing in disguise for Curry … Continue reading

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