Draymond Green RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kiki VanDeWeghe clarifies the flagrant foul flail rulings against Draymond Green

    San Jose Mercury News "Last postseason’s most controversial storyline has leaked into the regular season. Draymond Green’s after-foul body movements cost the Warriors in their late-Thursday night, double-overtime loss to the Rockets. Green was called for a crucial flagrant foul with under three minutes left. Going..." December 05

  • Harden responds to Green's 'unnatural' comments

    SI "James Harden has been doing more than ever for the Rockets this season, posting a career-high usage rate and leading the league in assists, so it’s only natural that he served as the hype man and bouncer at his own invite-only sneaker party. The four-time All-Star celebrated the launch of his..." December 04

  • Draymond Green Defends His Kicking Habit Then Kicks Marquese Chriss

    Ball Is Life "One game after kicking James Harden in the face and hours after making the following comments about the league’s take on his habit of kicking people, Draymond Green struck again. I just laugh at it. It’s funny how you can tell me how I get hit and how my body is supposed to react. I didn’t know..." December 04

  • Warriors' Draymond Green criticizes league, and actually has a good point

    Complex "Draymond Green is still standing on his IDGAF soapbox regarding the NBA's flagrant foul rule change for this season. It was in reference to the Flagrant Foul 1 that the officials tagged Green for his kick (or elbow) during his mid-air entanglement with James Harden in Thursday's Rockets-Warriors..." December 04

  • Report: Green not expected to face discipline after kicking Harden

    Fanrag Sports "Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green received a Flagrant 1 for kicking Houston Rockets guard James Harden in the face on Thursday night, but Green will not face further discipline, according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes. The play occurred late in the second overtime. Harden actually committed..." December 02

  • Draymond after kicking Harden: Rockets deserved flagrant as well

    San Jose Mercury News "Let’s just say two things right off the bat: I totally understand the flagrant foul assessment on Draymond Green in double-overtime of the Warriors’ loss to Houston tonight, because it’s impossible to toss away his recent history with kicking out and striking opponents in sensitive areas, and..." December 02

  • Harden becomes Draymond's latest kicking victim

    USA Today "Draymond Green kicked someone — again. Late in the second overtime period of the Houston Rockets'132-127 victory over the Golden State Warriors, Green was fouled by James Harden but flung his leg up on the way down following a shot, catching Harden with a foot to the face. The play, which..." December 02

  • Hawks announcer agitated by Draymond’s dancing after game-winning block

    KNBR "Draymond Green was the talk of the interview room after the Warriors’s 12th victory in a row, this time a 105-100 win against the Atlanta Hawks. With 45 seconds left, Green blocked back-to-back shots, both on driving Hawks guards Dennis Schroder and Kent Bazemore. It was one the most impressive..." November 29

  • Draymond Green and Adam Schefter trade barbs via Twitter

    KNBR "Outspoken Warriors power forward Draymond Green got into a minor spat with ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter of all people via Twitter on Sunday evening, with the conversation continuing into Monday morning. It all started with a rather innocuous tweet by Schefter regarding the Sunday night football..." November 29

  • Warriors receive good news on Draymond Green's scary ankle injury

    Fox Sports "Although the Golden State Warriors easily took care of business against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, the night did include one scare for Draymond Green's team. Late in the third quarter of Golden State's 109-85 win in Los Angeles, Green and teammate Ian Clark collided on the defensive end...." November 26

  • Draymond sustains ankle injury following scary collision with Clark

    NBA.com "All-Star power forward Draymond Green and Warriors teammate Ian Clark left Friday night’s game against the Lakers after being hurt on the same play under the basket late in the third quarter in Los Angeles. Clark was on the court in the paint after getting tangled trying to get in position to..." November 26

  • Warriors start push for Draymond Green as Defensive Player of Year

    ESPN "They're only 14 games into the regular season, but that isn't preventing the Golden State Warriors from campaigning for an individual honor on behalf of Draymond Green. "I hope he wins [Defensive Player of the Year]," Warriors coach Steve Kerr said after Monday's 120-83 win over the Indiana..." November 22

  • Draymond Green wants Defensive Player of the Year Award ‘bad’

    Larry Brown Sports "Widely heralded as one of the Association’s most versatile defensive specimens, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is looking to change the fact that he’s still without a Defensive Player of the Year Award in his trophy case. In a recent interview with Chris Haynes of ESPN, Green..." November 17

  • Draymond Green: 'I'm one of the best players in the NBA'

    ESPN "Draymond Green's point production is down through the first 10 games of the season, but that's about it, and he's proving that he's still a legitimate All-Star. Even while incorporating seven-time All-Star Kevin Durant, Green continues to find ways to fill the stat sheet. He leads the Golden..." November 15

  • Draymond says he gets techs for showing emotion

    Larry Brown Sports "Draymond Green picked up another technical foul on Thursday night, and he doesn’t understand why he’s earning them. Green told The Undefeated’s Marc J. Spears that he believes he received the technical for screaming after a Kevin Durant block, and feels that he received a technical for similar..." November 04

  • Draymond Green: Warriors want to beat Thunder ‘really bad’ for Kevin Durant

    Pro Basketball Talk "Russell Westbrook has repeatedly said he’s no more motivated to play the Warriors than he is for any other game. With the Thunder facing Golden State tonight for the first time since Kevin Durant left Oklahoma City, Draymond Green is taking a different approach. Green, via Monte Poole of CSN..." November 03

  • Draymond Green: 'Teams are trying to punk' the Warriors

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green said teams are being more physical with them this season. "Teams are trying to punk us, [but] it's fine," Green said after the Warriors defeated the Phoenix Suns 106-100 on Sunday night at Talking Stick Resort Arena. "We're not going to get..." October 31

  • Draymond Green’s Mom Is Already Mad Online About The New-Look Warriors

    Dime Magazine "The Golden State Warriors, for all the talk of them being an unbeatable super team this year, were thoroughly chastened by the San Antonio Spurs at home, 129-100. The Warriors looked out of sync on both offense and defense, which is not that surprising when you consider how much roster turnover..." October 26

  • Stephen Curry defends Draymond Green, calls criticism ‘ridiculous’

    USA Today "Stephen Curry pushed back against the public narrative surrounding his Golden State Warriors super team after practice on Sunday, coming to the defense of teammate Draymond Green after a recent ESPN article painted him in quite the unflattering light. This comes after new addition Kevin Durant..." October 24

  • Draymond: Warriors don't care about 'villain' label

    ESPN "The past few years the Golden State Warriors have enjoyed a hearty, warm embrace from the basketball community. That community consisted of the NBA, players, fans and media members. The way they played so freely with an aggressive, controlled-chaos style of play was an unconventional attractive..." October 24

  • Draymond digs Durant: 'I like that dude because he's a lot like me'

    Bleacher Report "It’s a simple question. Four little words. But Draymond Green is struck silent. And quite easily so. He stares ahead, then at the floor. Rocks back and forth. Fiddles with the drawstring on his shorts. Goes to speak. Stops. Nearly 20 seconds pass. He is surprised by the fact he’s caught..." October 23

  • Draymond Green up to old leg-kicking ways, gets into scuffle with Trail Blazers

    Sporting News "Apparently Draymond Green hasn't learned to keep his legs away from the opponent's belts when trying to draw a foul. The Warriors forward, who blatantly kicked Thunder big man Steven Adams in the groin during last year's playoffs, aggravated another player Friday night in a preseason game with..." October 22

  • Draymond Green Can't Be Controlled by the Warriors, Which Could Potentially Blow up Golden State's Dynasty

    The Big Lead "This is an unassailable fact about the 2016 NBA Finals: Draymond Green’s suspension in the NBA Finals cost the Warriors a title. Up 3-1, they lost Green, then Andrew Bogut got hurt, and it snowballed. LeBron went bananas for 40+ points twice in a row – he hadn’t scored 40 in a game all season –..." October 20

  • When cops nearly had to stop Draymond Green from attacking Steve Kerr

    New York Post "The heart of the Warriors wanted to rip the team’s head off. That’s the picture of the Golden State locker room during a February game last season, when Draymond Green erupted at coach Steve Kerr in a tirade that had a police officer ready to bust through the door to settle the storm. A..." October 20

  • Golden State's Draymond Green problem

    ESPN "All in all, it was not the best few months for Draymond Green. On June 10, during Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Cavaliers, some 20 million viewers caught him in the act of trying to slap LeBron James in the groin. Three days later, after being suspended for that act, he watched his Warriors..." October 19

  • Warriors' Draymond Green says Lakers' Julius Randle 'has potential' to be better than him

    Orange County Register "With the ball in his hands, Lakers forward Julius Randle stared straight ahead at one of his mentors, but he didn’t look intimidated by Draymond Green’s formidable presence. Instead, Randle charged past him. After drawing a foul on the Golden State Warriors’ All-Star forward, Randle shouted..." October 17

  • Kevin Durant, Draymond Green partied with Travis Scott in Las Vegas

    Larry Brown Sports "Kevin Durant and Draymond Green are clearly enjoying their time together as teammates on the Golden State Warriors. The Dubs played the Los Angeles Lakers in a preseason contest at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, winning by the final of 112-107. After the game, the gold medal-winning..." October 17

  • Draymond Green goes off on Paul Pierce for criticism of Kevin Durant

    SI "It’s safe to say Kevin Durant’s decision to leave the Thunder and join the Warriors was the biggest story of the NBA off-season. As the preseason winds down, there has been no shortage of critics. Future Hall of Famer and occasionally grumpy old man Paul Pierce was among them on Thursday,..." October 14

  • Draymond Green on Warriors being villain: ‘Who cares?’

    Larry Brown Sports "The Golden State Warriors are going to hear an awful lot of boos during the upcoming season, and Draymond Green is not concerned about it. In fact, the star forward is prepared to embrace the hate. While speaking with reporters on Wednesday, Green was asked about the Warriors being considered..." September 29

  • Here's How Draymond Green Plans to Deal With Opposing Fans Who Boo the Warriors

    Complex "A year ago, the Warriors were one of the most popular teams, if not the most popular team, in the NBA. Thanks to the exciting brand of basketball that they used to win a championship in 2015, many casual NBA fans jumped on the Golden State bandwagon and started to cheer for Steph Curry, Klay..." September 29

  • Draymond Green wonders whether Kevin Durant still respects him after stalkerish recruiting

    Pro Basketball Talk "Draymond Green said he didn’t talk much with Kevin Durant during the playoffs – which means Green crammed in a ton of communication before the postseason. The Warriors recruited Durant throughout the season to the point it reportedly bothered the Thunder – especially Green’s relationship with..." September 15

  • Drake asks Steph Curry and Draymond Green for permission to perform at Oracle Arena show

    Fox Sports "On Wednesday night during the second of his two shows at Oakland's Oracle Arena, Drake brought out a couple of guys familiar with the turf when he introduced Steph Curry and Draymond Green. The Toronto Raptors Global Ambassador also asked for their permission to perform there. "I just wanted to..." September 15

  • Draymond Green All But Admits To Stalking Kevin Durant While Recruiting Him To The Warriors

    Uproxx "Draymond Green recently sat down with Conan O’Brien to talk about the work he put in to get former Oklahoma City Thunder counterpart Kevin Durant to sign with his Golden State Warriors. “I recruited KD really hard,” said Green. “It was sort of like the equivalent of a college coach trying to..." September 14

  • Warriors Draymond Green will be traded for Pelicans’ Anthony Davis?

    Sportsrageous "There is absolutely no doubt that the Golden State Warriors is one of the strongest and toughest team to watch out for in the upcoming NBA season. Basketball enthusiast is very aware that Draymond Green has played a vital role in the team success aside from Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. The..." August 15

  • Steve Kerr reveals his secret to keeping Draymond Green under control

    Sporting News "Draymond Green's coaches know how valuable of a player he is to their respective teams, but they also know how emotional he can get. The NBA All-Star has built a not-so-favorable reputation because of his actions, especially ones that have landed him suspensions. He even had an off-court..." August 09

  • Draymond Green Gets $100k Porn Offer

    TMZ "The guy behind the Kim Kardashian sex tape says he wants a piece of Draymond Green -- saying he was so impressed with Dray's monster penis, he's offered the guy a 6-figure porn deal! Vivid Entertainment honcho Steve Hirsch fired off a letter to DG saying he saw the dong selfie Green..." August 03

  • Draymond Green Tweets His Snapchat Was Hacked After NSFW Image Surfaces

    Bleacher Report "Shortly after a NSFW image appeared on Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green's Snapchat account, the All-Star explained the situation on Twitter. The United States Olympic men's basketball team member said that the incident was a result of his account getting hacked." July 31

  • Draymond Green apologizes for private picture, says he pushed wrong button

    ABC News "Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, who also plays on the U.S. men's Olympic team, on Sunday apologized for posting a picture of his penis on social media. The picture was posted for about 10 minutes Sunday afternoon on Snapchat, until it was taken down. Immediately after the..." July 31

  • Draymond Green: ‘Me and LeBron are friends’

    Sportsnaut "As Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green prepares to help Team USA to gold this summer in Rio, the enigmatic big man took time out of his busy schedule to discuss some recent on-court incidents. Unless you were hiding under a rock back in June, you know very well that Green’s antics..." July 29

  • Draymond Green okay with losing NBA Finals to land Kevin Durant

    Sportsnaut "We all know it. The Golden State Warriors wouldn’t have landed Kevin Durant if they had won the NBA Finals. Draymond Green knows these this is true, so he’s okay with having lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals, now that Durant is on board. Speaking about the events that transpired and..." July 27

  • Durant 'didn't really notice' 1st time playing with Thompson, Green

    The Score "It was only for a short two-minute span, but for the first time since agreeing to sign with the 73-win Golden State Warriors near the start of free agency, Kevin Durant was on the floor in an actual game with his new teammates in Draymond Green and Klay Thompson for the U.S. men's Olympic..." July 23

  • Draymond Green reaches plea deal on assault charge

    Lansing State Journal "NBA star Draymond Green has reached a plea agreement that will allow him to avoid jail time and reduce the charges he faced for allegedly slapping a Michigan State University football player to a noise violation, officials announced Friday. Green will pay a $500 fine and $60 restitution fee. He..." July 22

  • Draymond says he texted Durant as friend, not recruiter

    The Score "There are few people, if any, more excited about Kevin Durant joining the Golden State Warriors than Draymond Green. It's no secret the two are friends and that Green was instrumental in recruiting the former league MVP. The 26-year-old Michigan native clarified, however, that while he's pals..." July 19

  • Draymond Green on adding KD: 'I'd sacrifice everything for championships'

    Yahoo! Sports "The credit for which moment, which words, which person helped push Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors has been passed around better than the ball movement for one of the team’s precision-orchestrated offensive possessions. Durant acknowledged at his introductory news conference that the..." July 19

  • Draymond Green apologized to Olympic teammates for arrest

    Larry Brown Sports "Draymond Green’s abrasive personality is both blessing and curse. But in representing our country at this year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio, Green will have to leave it at the door, and he understands that. USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo said on Monday that Green has apologized to his..." July 18

  • Report: Draymond Green's Crew Also Allegedly Choked MSU Cornerback's Girlfriend

    12 Up "​The Draymond Green incident just got another chapter added to it. Here's what we already knew: Green punched Michigan State cornerback Jermaine Edmondson at a bar in East Lansing, Michigan, for which he was arrested and charged with assault. After the police report was released, it seems as..." July 15

  • Draymond Green court hearing to be held before Olympics

    The Score "A judge has agreed to move a hearing for Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green in his misdemeanor assault and battery case before he leaves next month for the Olympics. The Lansing State Journal reports that a pre-trial conference originally set for Aug. 4 will be held next Thursday. The..." July 14

  • Charles Barkley praises Draymond Green after arrest: 'More power to Draymond'

    USA Today "Charles Barkley doesn’t have a problem with Draymond Green’s arrest Sunday morning for allegedly assaulting Michigan State football player Jermaine Edmondson. The TNT analyst and Hall of Famer thinks that Green was justified to confront a heckling fan. In an interview with ESPN’s Dan Le Batard..." July 14

  • Draymond alleged victim tells police he was choked, punched

    Yahoo! Sports "In his first public comments since his assault and battery arrest over the weekend in East Lansing, Mich., Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green told ESPN he expects the matter to be “resolved really quickly,” but the police report tells a more complicated, albeit one-sided,..." July 14

  • Police Report: Draymond Green Acts Like That In Real Life, Apparently

    Deadspin "Draymond Green was arrested on Sunday for an alleged assault. Details started to trickle out that Green had slapped a taunting fan, who was later rumored to be Michigan State football player Jermaine Edmondson. The incident report came out today, and it confirms that the altercation took place..." July 13