Category Archives: Chicago Bulls

Warriors are making it clear by their actions: They’ve got the 72-win Chicago Bulls in their sights

The Warriors have won seven in a row and are now 44-4, heading into Wednesday’s game against the Wizards. It wasn’t long ago that the Warriors, themselves, and their fans felt the team was in a little bit of a … 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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In hypothetical matchup between 72-win Bulls and current Warriors, don’t forget shorter 3-point line

There’s been a lot of talk this season about the Warriors and whether they have a shot at winning more games than the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls, who went 72-10. It sounded somewhat laughable in late November/early December to even broach … Continue reading

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NBA writer Howard Beck talks Golden State Warriors, NBA

On the “NBA This Week” Show on 95.7-FM The Game, we welcomed Bleacher Report’s senior NBA writer Howard Beck to the program. Beck, of course, is an NBA media staple and formerly worked for the New York Times. Beck talked … Continue reading

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Few teams help their superstar like the Warriors help Curry

There’s a phrase we’ve heard forever about a certain kind of great basketball player: “He makes his teammates better.” It’s the ultimate compliment you can give a player – that he alone can turn so-so players into effective ones and … Continue reading

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One-man’s list: The 10 greatest NBA offenses in my lifetime

On our most recent Sal and Steiny Podcast, we found ourselves once again talking about how great the Warriors have looked early in the season and how magnificent Stephen Curry is playing. Never mind Saturday’s ordinary win over the Kings, … Continue reading

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Are we really serious about the Warriors winning 70 games?

My buddy Dan the Man is a knowledgeable hoops guy and big Boston Celtics fan. He’s a buddy of mine, and I put his basketball opinions up there with just about anyone. We talk a lot of NBA and recently … Continue reading

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Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson … and Stephen Curry

I had no clue when I was going to write in this blog again, but after watching Steph Curry play the first three games of the 2015-16 NBA season, it feels like the right time. I’ll try to keep it … Continue reading

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Crunch-time concern for Warriors?

If the Golden State Warriors have an exploitable weakness, it certainly hasn’t been discovered yet. The Warriors are 37-8 and have been rolling along since Day 1 this season. Their offense is considered among the most beautiful in the NBA, … Continue reading

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