Warriors Rumors & News

  • Warriors' Klay Thompson draws raves as elite shooting guard

    San Francisco Chronicle "Warriors head coach Mark Jackson is wont to spew hyperbole, so when he claimed last month that Klay Thompson is "the best two-way shooting guard in the world," it was widely written off as rhetoric. But with Thompson's ever-growing game having taken even more shape in April, Jackson's claim..." April 16

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    Golden St. Warriors @warriors

    Official: @andrewbogut has been diagnosed w/ a rib fracture and will be sidelined indefinitely.

  • Warriors lose Andrew Bogut to broken rib

    San Francisco Chronicle "The Warriors kind of had to feign a postgame celebration Monday after a comeback from 19 points down led to a 130-120 victory over Minnesota that clinched the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference. That's because before the game started, they were dealt a blow that could derail their playoff..." April 15

  • Warriors Recall Ognjen Kuzmic And Nemanja Nedovic From Santa Cruz Warriors

    NBA.com "The Golden State Warriors have recalled center Ognjen Kuzmic and guard Nemanja Nedovic from the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League, the team announced today. Both Kuzmic and Nedovic helped the Santa Cruz Warriors earn a 2-0 series victory over the Los Angeles D-Fenders in the..." April 15

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    The Warriors have recalled Ognjen Kuzmic and Nemanja Nedovic from D-League Santa Cruz.

  • Blazers win 'best game of the year in the NBA' vs. Golden State Warriors to lock playoff date with Houston Rockets

    Oregonian "Forget, for a moment, about the playoffs. Ignore the looming matchup with the Houston Rockets and stop wondering if the Trail Blazers can slow James Harden, stop Dwight Howard, and end their first-round postseason drought. Instead, take a little bit of time to savor the Blazers’ 119-117..." April 14

  • Warriors owner Joe Lacob: 'We have to win a championship'

    CBSSports.com "With a win Friday night, the Golden State Warriors will have clinched back-to-back playoff berths for the first time since 1991 and 1992. In less than four years with Joe Lacob and partners owning the Warriors, this franchise has already seen more success than it had in the previous 20 years. This..." April 12

  • Warriors beat Lakers, clinch playoff berth

    Oakland Tribune "Warriors coach Mark Jackson received a handshake from co-owner Joe Lacob, and the two embraced after the final buzzer made it official. The Warriors are headed back to the playoffs, clinching a berth with a 112-95 win against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday that gave Golden State cause for at..." April 12

  • Warriors’ David Lee remains ‘out indefinitely’

    Fansided "The Golden State Warriors had a relatively easy task on Thursday night – defeat the struggling Denver Nuggets and lock yourself into the NBA playoffs. But unfortunately the Warriors were unable to do either and they now sit just a game out of the Western Conference’s final playoff seed and two..." April 11

  • Mozgov's monstrous game leads Nuggets to improbable comeback victory over Warriors

    Denver Stiffs "Does it get any sweeter than that? I mean seriously, that's about as good as it gets this season. In what can only be described as a massive upset, the Denver Nuggets stunned the Golden State Warriors 100-99 on Kenneth Faried's game-winning jump hook with 00.5 seconds left. The Manimal's first..." April 11

  • Warriors' David Lee: Don't count me out

    Oakland Tribune "While unable to provide a timetable for his return, Warriors forward David Lee said Wednesday not to count him out as far as getting back on the court, possibly even before the regular season ends. "Reports that say I'm done for the season I think are very premature," said Lee, who has a right..." April 10

  • Recovery of Warriors' Lee hindered by nerve problem in back

    San Francisco Chronicle "Warriors power forward David Lee, who has missed six games with a strained right hamstring, could be sidelined for an extended period. The 6-foot-9, 240-pounder missed Tuesday's practice, will miss Thursday's game against Denver, and now has been diagnosed with nerve inflammation in his back..." April 09

  • Hilton Armstrong Signs With Warriors For Remainder Of Season

    Real GM Basketball " The Golden State Warriors have signed center Hilton Armstrong for the remainder of the season. Armstrong had signed two 10-day contracts with the Warriors. Armstrong has appeared in 12 games with Golden State this season, averaging 1.3 points and 3.1 rebounds in 5.3 minutes." April 09

  • Golden State Warriors owner interested in buying Oakland Athletics

    Fansided "The Oakland Athletics don’t have a for sale sign yet, but any fan of the franchise will tell you what they’re being put through isn’t fair. Seeing that, Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob has allegedly had talks with Athletics owner John Fisher about purchasing the team but so far it’s a no..." April 08

  • Is patience of Warriors' owner wearing thin with Jackson?

    San Francisco Chronicle "For several days now, the question has been whether the Warriors are a "dysfunctional" organization, as reported by Yahoo.com in the wake of assistant coach Brian Scalabrine's demotion. Now we have another bizarre incident - assistant Darren Erman was fired Saturday - and a definitive, two-part..." April 07

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    Tim Kawakami @timkawakami

    David Lee's recent MRI showed some inflammation, so he continues to be out indefinitely, maybe for a while longer.

  • Amid apparent chaos, Warriors rout Jazz 130-102

    San Francisco Chronicle "With seeming chaos swirling all around them off the court, the Warriors continued to show great stability in between the end lines Sunday night at Oracle Arena. A day after assistant coach Darren Erman was fired for violating company policy and two weeks after assistant coach Brian Scalabrine..." April 07

  • Warriors fire assistant Darren Erman

    CSN Bay Area "For the second time in less than two weeks, the Warriors have dismissed an assistant coach. Darren Erman, the No. 2 assistant and one of the chief strategists under head coach Mark Jackson, was fired after meeting with key team officials late Friday night. General manager Bob Myers, visibly..." April 05

  • Golden State Warriors cruise over Sacramento Kings despite being short-handed

    Oakland Tribune "The Warriors didn't let the absences of David Lee and Andrew Bogut get in their way Friday night as they delivered a 102-69 beating to the Sacramento Kings. A team that's found a way to struggle at home too often against inferior opponents never fell victim to that. Golden State earned its..." April 05

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    The Warriors say Andrew Bogut and David Lee are out tonight vs. Sacramento. Andre Iguodala is a game-time decision.

  • Mourning, Richmond reportedly elected to Hall of Fame

    Pro Basketball Talk "The NBA doesn’t have a Hall of Fame, leaving the duty of honoring its all-time greats to the Basketball Hall of Fame – an organization hung up on honoring players and coaches (way too many coaches) based on accomplishments at lesser levels. Its processes are both screwed up and secretive (though..." April 04

  • Spurs rout Warriors, win 19th straight 111-90

    Pounding The Rock "Wednesday night, the Golden State Warriors came to San Antonio hoping to put a stop to the Spurs' ridiculous win streak. The Spurs came in winners of their last 18 in a row and were looking to increase their lead on the overall number one seed to ensure home-court advantage throughout the..." April 03

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    David Lee (hamstring) is out tonight, according to Mark Jackson. The coach said he'll monitor Jermaine O'Neal's minutes in the back-to-back.

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    Harrison Barnes is starting tonight. Because of his knee tendinitis, Andre Iguodala is being given a night of rest in the back-to-back set.

  • NBA admits wrong call made at the end of Mavs/Warriors

    NBA.com "Rod Thorn, NBA President, Basketball Operations, issued the following statement today regarding a non-call during overtime of the Golden State Warriors’ 122-120 win over the Dallas Mavericks on April 1, at American Airlines Center: “Upon review at the league office, we have found that a shot..." April 02

  • Curry's game-winner lifts Warriors over Mavs, 122-120

    CSN Bay Area "It looked like a playoff game, felt like a playoff game and 48 minutes were not enough for the Warriors and Mavericks on Tuesday night. Stephen Curry's 3-pointer with .01 left in overtime gave the Warriors a 122-120 victory over the Mavericks at American Airlines Center in Dallas. The..." April 02

  • Bogut out, Lee doubtful vs. Mavs

    ESPN.com "The Golden State Warriors arrived at the American Airlines Center with a drastically depleted frontcourt. Center Andrew Bogut didn't make the trip due to a pelvis/groin contusion. Power forward David Lee is doubtful because of a strained right hamstring. That takes 25.1 points and 19.5..." April 01

  • Mark Jackson could be eyeing move to Knicks

    New York Post "So what’s the chances of another ex-Knick named Jackson making the move back to New York City? Barring a late-season collapse, Warriors coach Mark Jackson will guide Golden State to its second straight playoff berth. But if the team doesn’t advance at least to the second round, there’s a..." April 01

  • NY Knicks beat Golden State Warriors, sit one game out of Eastern Conference playoff spot

    New York Daily News "Deny, deny, deny was the Knicks’ defensive strategy against Steph Curry and yet in the closing seconds and with the game on the line, the most dangerous shooter on the floor had the ball in his hands. And he passed. “I don’t know, it happens,” Carmelo Anthony said when asked if he were..." March 31

  • Jermaine O’Neal calls talk of firing Warriors head coach Mark Jackson ‘ridiculous’

    Pro Basketball Talk "Jermaine O’Neal is in his 18th NBA season, and when he hasn’t been busy confronting opponents outside the locker room following games or causing lane violations with the hitch in his free throw stroke, he’s been a pretty decent contributor for the Warriors off the bench this season. He’s also a..." March 30

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    Marc Berman @NYPost_Berman

    Looks like David Lee and Andrew Bogut will miss tonight's game vs. #Knicks but Warriors have beaten them 10 of last 11 in Oakland.

  • Andre Iguodala unhappy with bobblehead skin complexion

    Fansided "Earlier this month, the Golden State Warriors held a promotion which gave away bobblehead dolls of Andre Iguodala to the first 10,000 people through the gates. The doll, given away on March 18th when the Warriors hosted the Orlando Magic was relatively nice, though, the former Arizona talent..." March 30

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    Mark Jackson said David Lee (hamstring) hasn't done any live running yet, & he'll be smart despite the power forward's desire to play vs NY.

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    Mark Jackson said Andrew Bogut will have an MRI on Saturday.

  • Warriors hold off Grizzlies

    Oakland Tribune "The Warriors were in a world of hurt, with a top defender sidelined and a deficit that was going to be difficult to overcome. But after staging a late fourth-quarter comeback, the short-handed Warriors posted one of their best wins of the season, beating Memphis 100-93 on Friday to remain the..." March 29

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    Sam Amick @sam_amick

    Since @zachlowe hinted at it, been meaning to mention: Steve Kerr is a name to remember w/ Dubs should the Mark Jackson situation go South.

  • Warriors' Iguodala, Lee try to get legs healthy for Friday

    San Francisco Chronicle "It's a good thing that the Warriors don't play Memphis until Friday, because if they had a game Wednesday, they probably would have been without two starters. Power forward David Lee, who strained his hamstring in Saturday's loss to San Antonio, and Andre Iguodala, who has missed the past three..." March 28

  • Warriors' Jackson says he's not worried about extension

    Oakland Tribune "Warriors coach Mark Jackson said Thursday that not having a contract extension past next season does not bother him. "There is not a piece of me that's bothered that an extension has not been agreed upon or anything of that nature," Jackson said on his weekly radio show on KNBR. "We move..." March 28

  • As you should have expected, Mark Jackson denies he wants out of Golden State

    Pro Basketball Talk "And now come the denials…. In a report about Mark Jackson demoting assistant coach Brian Scalabrine (apparently for arguing with another assistant coach who has deeper, longer ties with Jackson) Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported that last summer Jackson had kicked the tires on other..." March 27

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    Diamond Leung @diamond83

    David Lee hamstring strain still bothering him, unsure about status Friday. Says wouldn't be able to play had there been a game tonight/tomo

  • Warriors coach Mark Jackson forces reassignment of assistant Brian Scalabrine

    Yahoo! Sports "In what's become an increasingly dysfunctional atmosphere, Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson has forced a reassignment of assistant coach Brian Scalabrine, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Ownership and management have been strong advocates of Scalabrine and his performance on the job,..." March 25

  • Spurs 99, Golden State 90 (Final)

    San Antonio Express-News "Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili were rested, and three other key players missed nearly 80 percent of their shots. And still the Spurs beat Golden State handily, 99-90, to extend their NBA-best win streak to 13 games Saturday in Oakland. The Spurs (53-16) raced out to an early 15-point advantage,..." March 23

  • Warriors hold off lowly Bucks

    Oakland Tribune "Mark Jackson said the Warriors' beating Milwaukee qualified as a good win. The coach said the win was a big one, too. The Warriors might have hung on to a 115-110 victory Thursday against a 13-win team that owns the worst record in the NBA yet made the game close all the way down to the final..." March 21

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    The Warriors recalled Ognjen Kuzmic from Santa Cruz for tonight's game. No mention of Nemanja Nedovic.

  • Warriors' schedule provides chance to heal wounds

    San Francisco Chronicle "Swingman Andre Iguodala (knee tendinitis) will miss the next two games, and big men Andrew Bogut (ankle) and Jermaine O'Neal (wrist) will be game-time decisions Thursday as the Warriors see an opportunity in their schedule to inch closer to being healthy. All three players sat during Tuesday's..." March 20

  • Sponsor Logos "Inevitable" For NBA Jerseys

    ESPN.com "Get ready to sponsor logos on NBA jerseys. It's most likely coming in the next five years, NBA commissioner Adam Silver told an audience at the IMG World Congress of Sports on Wednesday. "It just creates that much more of an opportunity for our marketing partners to get to get that much..." March 20

  • Iguodala out minimum three games with right knee tendinitis

    CSN Bay Area "On Andre Iguodala bobblehead night at Oracle Arena, there will be no Andre Iguodala on the court for the Warriors. Iguodala will be sidelined for at least the next three games, over a 10-day span, with tendinitis in his right knee, coach Mark Jackson announced Tuesday night prior to the game..." March 19

  • No Iguodala or Bogut, no problem for W's versus Magic

    CSN Bay Area "In the hours before the game, Stephen Curry spoke of the Warriors not allowing themselves to let up against lowly Orlando. Curry went out Tuesday night and kept his word, scoring a game-high 23 points to lead the Warriors to a 103-89 romp over the Magic before a sellout crowd (19,596) at Oracle..." March 19

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    CSN Warriors News @CSNWarriors

    BREAKING: Mark Jackson announces Andre Iguodala out 3 games due to tendonitis.

  • Big rally pulls Warriors closer to Blazers

    San Francisco Chronicle "Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson high-stepped toward halfcourt and greeted Draymond Green with a leaping shoulder bump. "I've never seen him that emotional," Warriors power forward David Lee said. "I even saw him actually pump his fist one time, which is more emotion than I've seen in two..." March 17