Tag Archives: Monta Ellis

How the Warriors became a great team: 12 easy steps

If you ever decide to write a book about the Warriors, but you want to start AFTER their turnaround began, feel free to use this as a guide. It’s not quite up to date — as it doesn’t include the … Continue reading

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The Warriors weren’t always this good; remember Curry was drafted by team relying on Monta Ellis and Corey Maggette

Last year, as the Warriors were on their way to what would become an NBA-best 73-9 regular season, their fanbase was growing by leaps and bounds. There were lots of … “novice” Warriors’ fans should we say — though we’re … Continue reading

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As Warriors’ teammate, Monta Ellis did Stephen Curry no favors

The Warriors will visit the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday, and in the process will see old friend Monta Ellis. Although “old friend” probably isn’t what Stephen Curry would call him. Then again, Curry just might; he’s that freakin’ good of … Continue reading

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Here’s my “starting five” for most popular Warriors of all time

On Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors honored one of the franchise’s most popular players: shooting guard Jason Richardson. Although he played only six seasons for Golden State, Richardson forged a bond with Bay Area fans that is still not … Continue reading

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Wrong, Rick Barry! It’s Joe Lacob who should be thanking fans

The Warriors honored their 1974-75 championship team on Monday night, and the star of that team, Rick Barry, was his usual outspoken self. Barry, the greatest of the West Coast Warriors, was in a scolding mood and he let some … Continue reading

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