Monthly Archives: December 2016

‘NBA This Week’: Mike Brown talks crunch-time Warriors, Curry’s role; Scott Hastings on officials, Nuggets’ woes, David Letterman; Tim Bontemps on Warriors-Cavs, Rockets & NBA

On “NBA This Week” we revisited the Cavaliers’ 109-108 Christmas Day victory over the Warriors, and tried to assess just what it exactly meant. Last year the Warriors went into Cleveland and blew out the Cavs during the regular season. … Continue reading

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‘Warriors WrapUp’: Golden State handles Mavs 108-99; Durant gets first triple-double with Warriors; 3-point shooting issue

These can be tricky games for the Warriors — not necessarily because they’re in danger of losing but because coach Steve Kerr’s got to figure out whether or not a game gets too close late so that he’ll have to … Continue reading

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Interviews with Warriors guard Shaun Livingston and Bay Area News Group columnist Marcus Thompson II

Had a chance to interview Warriors guard Shaun Livingston on Friday on 95.7-FM The Game, and we talked about a variety of topics. The Warriors are 28-5 and have the Dallas Mavericks coming into Oracle . Despite Golden State’s NBA-best … Continue reading

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‘Warriors WrapUp’: Phenomenal first quarter helps do in Raptors 121-111; Warriors’ defense down stretch impressive, offense not so much; Durant, the (over) passer

The Warriors might have trouble with the best team in the Eastern Conference — the Cleveland Cavaliers — but they don’t have much difficulty with Toronto, the conference’s second-best team. The Warriors beat the Raptors 121-111 on Wednesday at Oracle … Continue reading

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Kevin Durant right on the money with his criticism of the NBA over its ‘last two-minute’ reports

Gotta tell you, I really liked what Kevin Durant had to say about the “last two-minute” reports earlier today. Durant was asked about the reports, which acknowledge officiating mistakes in the final two minutes of a game. It’s the NBA’s version … Continue reading

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Warriors haven’t been in a lot of crunch-time situations this season, but they haven’t done well when they have been

At 27-5, the Warriors haven’t had a lot of games that have come down to crunch time. But in the few they’ve had, they haven’t done particularly well — at the offensive end at least. We’re still talking about a … Continue reading

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‘Sal and Steiny’: Tough holiday for Warriors, Raiders fans: GSW blows late lead to Cavaliers; Derek Carr’s devastating injury

Jeez, that was a 1-2 punch delivered to Bay Area fans over the weekend. First, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr sustains a season-ending leg injury, and then, in less important stuff, the Warriors blow a 14-point lead to the Cavaliers in … Continue reading

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More thoughts on Warriors-Cavs; offensive pecking orders; Curry’s delicate role & who’s Golden State’s go-to guy?

The Cavs-Warriors game was so good, there’s still plenty more to talk about. Golden State let a 14-point, fourth quarter lead slip away and the Cavs walked away with a stunning 109-108 victory in Quicken Loans Arena. On “Warriors WrapUp,” … Continue reading

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‘Warriors WrapUp’: Cavs rally from 14 down to stun Golden State; Irving’s big shot; Curry’s struggles; Cleveland’s defense

It was a Christmas Day classic between the Warriors and Cavaliers on Sunday. The game was intense, had a playoff feeling and it very well could have been a preview of the 2017 NBA Finals. The Cavaliers rallied from a … Continue reading

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‘NBA This Week’: All things Warriors-Cavs; interview with Fred McLeod, Cavs play-by-play, Tim Bontemps, Washington Post

It’s the biggest game of the year and we all saw it coming when the schedule came out: Warriors at Cleveland, Christmas Day. That was obviously the overriding theme to this week’s “NBA This Week” show on 95.7 FM The … Continue reading

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