Tag Archives: Draymond Green

Warriors’ weaknesses hard to find, but there might be some

The Golden State Warriors don’t have many weaknesses. That much we know. Yes, the Warriors got knocked off the by Lakers on Sunday in LA, but that doesn’t change the big picture: They’re still the odds-on favorites to win the … Continue reading

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Warriors assistant GM Travis Schlenk: On what team looks for in a player, what they saw in Draymond Green, why Anderson Varejao fits in, etc.

Warriors assistant general manager Travis Schlenk is in his 12th year with the organization and is the only member of the team’s front office who has been around for every move the team has made assembling the current roster. Schlenk … Continue reading

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Thunder and Cavaliers must look like same team to Warriors

There remains plenty of sentiment out there that the Oklahoma City Thunder are still the toughest matchup for the Warriors. It’s not a crazy notion, either. Yes, the Warriors completed a three-game season sweep of OKC at Oracle on Thursday … Continue reading

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Whiteside, Vucevic will be tested by Warriors’ small lineup

If you’ve watched the Warriors a lot this season, you know that one of their strengths is to neutralize opposing centers, and it sometimes forces them off the floor. The Warriors’ small unit – Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, … Continue reading

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When Warriors do lose, there’s lots to talk about

Boy, one loss can really change everything. Or so it seems. The Blazers rout the Warriors 137-105, and all of a sudden there are a lot of talking points with Golden State, despite its 48-5 record. My co-host on the … Continue reading

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Durant-to-Warriors talk just starting and there are many facets

The Kevin Durant-to-the-Warriors discussion isn’t abating, and a big reason why is that something new is being reported at seemingly regular intervals. Adrian Wojnarowski reported the Warriors were a significant frontrunner to land Durant; Marc Spears reported that Durant has … Continue reading

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Kevin Durant appears to be part of Warriors’ plan for future, but what does that mean for Warriors present?

First of all, the Warriors are not made up of porcelain dolls. They’re not going to crack when there’s a little adversity or an obstacle or challenge is put in front of them. They’ve made it through a half-season without … Continue reading

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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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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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