Steve Kerr

Kerr, Wright, McMillan to be US basketball assistant coaches

Steve Kerr and Jay Wright will be assistant coaches for the U.S. national basketball team, putting the coaches of the NBA and NCAA championship teams on Gregg Popovich’s staff. Nate McMillan will be the other assistant, USA Basketball announced Thursday. The trio of coaches will work with Popovich in the 2019 Basketball World Cup and … Continue reading Kerr, Wright, McMillan to be US basketball assistant coaches

OAKLAND, Calif. | Warriors GM Bob Myers will give Durant new deal he wants

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors general manager Bob Myers expects swift negotiations to re-sign two-time reigning NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant and coach Steve Kerr. Durant could sign for as long as four years and about $160 million, and Myers is prepared to give him “whatever he wants.” Myers says: “I’d love to have him … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif. | Warriors GM Bob Myers will give Durant new deal he wants

Curry out at least 3 weeks but could be ready for playoffs

OAKLAND, Calif./March 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Stephen Curry will miss at least three weeks because of a sprained left knee, meaning he is out for the rest of the regular season for the Golden State Warriors. He could be back for around the start of the playoffs next month if all goes well in rehabbing … Continue reading Curry out at least 3 weeks but could be ready for playoffs

In lieu of White House visit, Warriors take kids to museum

WASHINGTON/February 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — With an offer to visit the White House as NBA champions rejected and rescinded, Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors instead spent their day off in the nation’s capital touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture with local students. In town ahead of their game against … Continue reading In lieu of White House visit, Warriors take kids to museum

Stephen Curry returning for Warriors after out 11 games

OAKLAND, Calif/December 30,2017(AP)(STL.News)— Stephen Curry is returning to the court Saturday night against the Memphis Grizzlies after missing 11 games for Golden State with a sprained right ankle. Coach Steve Kerr said his plan would be to play Curry in 6- to 7-minute stretches and aim to keep the two-time MVP below 30 minutes total, … Continue reading Stephen Curry returning for Warriors after out 11 games

Kerr tells Comcast SportsNet Bay Area he smoked pot for pain

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)(STL.News) — Steve Kerr, the reigning NBA Coach of the Year with the Golden State Warriors, acknowledged he tried marijuana twice in the past 18 months while dealing with debilitating back pain. Kerr told Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s Warriors Insider Podcast with Monte Poole on Friday that he used medicinal marijuana but it … Continue reading Kerr tells Comcast SportsNet Bay Area he smoked pot for pain