Golden State Warriors

HAYWARD, Calif. | Stephen Curry shoots 86, finishes last in Web.com event

HAYWARD, Calif.  — Stephen Curry dropped 11 strokes to par on the first eight holes and shot a/an 16-over 86 on Friday to finish last in the Web.com Tour’s Ellie Mae Classic. The Golden State Warriors star, making his second appearance in the event at TPC Stonebrae, finished at 17-over 157 after opening with a … Continue reading HAYWARD, Calif. | Stephen Curry shoots 86, finishes last in Web.com event

CLEVELAND | LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

CLEVELAND — LeBron James is leaving home for Hollywood and an iconic team. The Los Angeles Lakers have a new superstar — L.A.-Bron. The NBA’s best player announced Sunday night that he has agreed to a four-year, $154 million contract with the Lakers, joining one of the league’s most storied franchises and switching conferences to … Continue reading CLEVELAND | LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

It begins: Free agency in NBA starts with a flourish

Kevin Durant is staying put for now.  So are Paul George and Chris Paul. Meanwhile, LeBron James‘ next move remains unclear. Durant has decided to sign a two-year deal with the Golden State Warriors, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday because the deal cannot become official … Continue reading It begins: Free agency in NBA starts with a flourish

CLEVELAND | Guessing game: Cavs enter NBA draft unsure of LeBron’s plans

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James won’t be picking any players during Thursday’s NBA draft. At least not directly. With the trajectory of their franchise riding on where he decides to play next season and beyond, the Cleveland Cavaliers will enter this year’s draft not knowing if they’re choosing a player to help them — and … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Guessing game: Cavs enter NBA draft unsure of LeBron’s plans

OAKLAND, Calif | Oakland again celebrates NBA champion Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — For the second straight year, throngs of fans celebrated the Golden State Warriors with a parade for a team some are calling a basketball dynasty. Throngs of fans in gold and blue T-shirts and holding signs that read “Dynasty” and “Back to Back Champions” have taken their places behind barriers set … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | Oakland again celebrates NBA champion Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif.  | Klay Thompson plays through pain in Game 2 win for Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif.  — Draymond Green saw Klay Thompson limping on his tender left ankle a day before Game 2 of the NBA Finals and quickly texted Nick Young to tell him the Golden State Warriors would need big minutes from the backup. But Golden State’s most durable player and understated star once again managed to … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif.  | Klay Thompson plays through pain in Game 2 win for Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif | After Game 1 gaffe, J.R. Smith seeking a bounce-back effort

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two days later, there is still no clarity on what J.R. Smith knew when he grabbed that offensive rebound in the final seconds of regulation of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Not even in Smith’s own mind. “I can’t say I was sure of anything at that point,” Smith said. … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | After Game 1 gaffe, J.R. Smith seeking a bounce-back effort

HOUSTON | Rockets lament missed chances after losing to Warriors

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets were up by 14 in the second quarter against the Golden State Warriors when they started missing from 3-point range. They shot themselves all the way from prime position to advance to the NBA Finals to the end of a solid season. James Harden was the first to miss. … Continue reading HOUSTON | Rockets lament missed chances after losing to Warriors