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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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Warriors ‘Big 3’ of Myers, Kerr and Curry unique in today’s NBA

The Warriors did it again on Tuesday night, winning in exciting, entertaining and improbable fashion. They beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-105 in overtime, and on this night it was Draymond Green hitting and improbable 3-pointer to seal the deal. The … Continue reading

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With defining Game 4 approaching, Warriors face plenty of challenges

The Warriors of the NBA postseason haven’t resembled the Warriors of the regular season. They were OK against the Pelicans in Round 1, but their play has declined in Round 2 against the Grizzlies, who now hold a 2-1 edge … Continue reading

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Warriors’ Schlenk indicates team unlikely to make a move

You could make a case that the man most responsible for putting together the Warriors’ roster is assistant general manager Travis Schlenk. He’s been with the Warriors for 11 seasons and in┬áthe team’s front office since 2009. In other words, … Continue reading

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Warriors playing Nellie small ball, but it doesn’t mean they’re small

The man who’s so big he’s got three names, Ethan Sherwood Strauss, wrote a real nice piece on the Warriors and the evolution of their defense. Here is it: http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/12273986/how-golden-state-warriors-built-nba-best-defense In Part 1 of an 11-part breakdown detailing the team’s … Continue reading

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