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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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Talking two living legends: F&M’s Glenn Robinson and the Warriors’ Stephen Curry

Glad to have done this interview … From Lancaster Online. The Warriors’ popularity is soaring right now, and it seems like everyone wants to find out more about this team. Even people back in my old neck of the woods … Continue reading

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AnswerCam: Taking questions on the NBA, Warriors and more

I had a chance to take a few questions from Warriors/NBA fans using the AnswerCam app. Over the course of the season, I’ll be doing this periodically. The video is at the bottom of this post. The questions were on … Continue reading

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The Warriors have become bigger than just basketball

The Golden State Warriors are officially a phenomenon, and that’s what we talked a lot about on the “NBA This Week” show. The Warriors have the longest sellout streak in the NBA, their television ratings are unprecedented, and tons of … 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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Talking Warriors’ blowout of Grizz, rivalry with Clippers and trip to San Quentin

Had a chance to be a guest on CNN International on Tuesday. Of course, they wanted to talk about the hottest team in the league and their ridiculous 119-69 win over Memphis. We talked about what makes the Warriors so … Continue reading

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A very different side of Al Payton, who was known as ‘Mr. Mean’

My buddy James Dailey grew up with Gary Payton in Oakland, and the two of them used to play basketball together all the time. Back in the day, Dailey was also one of several young boys that Gary Payton’s dad, … Continue reading

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Why foul intentionally? Because 3-pointers are a dime-a-dozen

We’ve seen it a few times already in the postseason — one team intentionally fouling another team’s bad free-throw shooter. “Hack-a-Whoever” has become a legit issue in the NBA and there’s a reason it has: Because there are respected people … Continue reading

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Newsom hints Warriors will face obstacles getting to SF by 2018

If you’re a Warriors fan who goes to Oracle, you’re likely someone who cares where the team will be playing in the next few years. Warriors owner Joe Lacob has made no secret he wants to move the team from … Continue reading

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Dean Smith’s reach is staggering

I was trying to put this in a tweet, but I couldn’t squeeze it into 140, not even close. But this won’t be long. I was thinking about Dean Smith and how all the greats are singing his praises today, … Continue reading

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