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Warriors’ Green fined $50K for Booker comments

The NBA has fined Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green $50,000 for tampering because of comments he made about Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker while he was serving as a TNT analyst, the league announced Sunday. During Friday’s broadcast, Green praised Booker and the Suns for their undefeated start in the NBA bubble at the […]

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Draymond: Warriors had ‘elephant in room’ in KD

Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009. As Draymond Green watched the first two parts of “The Last Dance,” the proud forward saw parallels between the end […]

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Kerr: Team USA coaches still planning on Tokyo

Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009. SAN FRANCISCO — As the uncertainty surrounding the spread of the coronavirus hovers over the world, Golden State Warriors coach […]

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How Stephen Curry’s International Women’s Day sneaker came to life

Two years ago, then-9-year-old Riley Morrison had a request for Stephen Curry. She sent the Golden State Warriors’ guard a hand-written letter asking why his signature Under Armour shoes were listed on the company’s online store only in boys’ sizes. Curry, whose oldest daughter is also named Riley, was touched by the letter and sent […]

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‘About time’: Curry to suit up for Warriors on Thu.

The Golden State Warriors say guard Stephen Curry will return to the lineup Thursday night against the Toronto Raptors. Curry has missed the last 58 games with a fractured left hand he suffered Oct. 30. He’ll join a Golden State team that is an NBA-worst 14-48 on the season and includes a ton of fresh […]

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Warriors rule out Thompson’s return this season

The Golden State Warriors have officially ruled out Klay Thompson for the rest of the season. Thompson is recovering from a torn left ACL he suffered during Game 6 of the NBA Finals on June 13, 2019. He had surgery July 2. In a statement issued Thursday night, the Warriors said the shooting guard has […]

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Warriors trade Russell to Wolves for Wiggins

The Golden State Warriors have traded D’Angelo Russell to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a deal that nets them Andrew Wiggins. The Warriors also get a 2021 protected first-round draft pick and a 2021 second-round pick and will send Jacob Evans and Omari Spellman to the Timberwolves. The 2021 pick is top-three protected. If it falls […]

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Frustrated Kerr bloodied after breaking clipboard

SAN FRANCISCO — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr cut his right hand during Wednesday night’s 104-90 win over the Chicago Bulls after breaking a clipboard in frustration. Kerr made light of the situation after the game, as he wore a bandaid on his hand while speaking to reporters at the podium. “It’s a mere […]