PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With Kevin Durant out, Draymond Green has taken it upon himself to boost Golden State.
And boy, has he.
Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr remains optimistic Kevin Durant will return from a right calf injury to play for Golden State at some point this postseason but isn't guessing when that might...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — These Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at home with 4½ minutes to go, they...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors displayed that familiar swagger, celebrated in front of the home crowd as they so love to do and got contributions on both ends of the floor from...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins won't necessarily return from injuries in time to play for the Golden State Warriors during the Western Conference Finals against the...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant watched from home in the Bay Area as the Golden State Warriors finished off James Harden and the Houston Rockets on the road.
HOUSTON (AP) — The Golden State Warriors still have plenty of work to do if they hope to win their third straight championship.
But after fending off the Houston Rockets on Friday night...
HOUSTON (AP) — After Stephen Curry bounced back from the first scoreless first half of his playoff career to score 33 points in the last two quarters and help the Golden State Warriors eliminate...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors will be without postseason scoring leader Kevin Durant as they try to close out the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant vs. James Harden. This duel may just go the distance, and the two stars know it.
Everyone figured the Western Conference semifinal between Golden State...
On Basketball: Warriors, Rockets should be embarrassed
Golden State and Houston should be embarrassed.
And NBA fans should be livid.
Steve Kerr, the Warriors' coach and about as classy an act as there is in the league, opened his media...
Durant’s 35 points carry Warriors past Rockets in Game 1
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr saw his share of spectacular postseason performances playing alongside one of the greatest ever.
"There was this guy named Michael, I can't remember his...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After outlasting the no-name Los Angeles Clippers in six games, the Golden State Warriors have a superstar on their hands next.
Warriors will try to eliminate Los Angeles at home
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr drove home from a stunning 35-point defeat at Oracle Arena one night last month and thought of something on the bright side: He can't recall very many ugly losses...
Atlanta Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce has been added as an assistant coach for USA Basketball this summer, when the Americans will compete in the FIBA World Cup in China and try to qualify for the 2020...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Center DeMarcus Cousins is unlikely to return this postseason for the Golden State Warriors yet won't require surgery on his torn left quadriceps muscle.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins has a torn left quadriceps muscle that will sideline the Golden State center indefinitely, a devastating injury that the Warriors feared was serious when he...
- The Washington TimesKevin Durant out for Game 6 vs. RocketsMay 9, 2019
- The Washington TimesWarriors worried DeMarcus Cousins out for rest of playoffsApril 16, 2019
- The Washington TimesSteve Kerr says 'I don't want to be here anyway' when ejected from preseason gameOctober 9, 2018
- Star TribuneWarriors' Steve Kerr, unlike Wolves' Tom Thibodeau, doesn't want coach-executive dutiesOctober 1, 2018
- Sentinel & EnterpriseWarriors Aren't the NBA's VillainsJuly 5, 2018
DeMarcus Cousins injures left quadriceps early in Game 2
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Starting Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins' postseason could be in jeopardy after he injured his left quadriceps muscle in the first quarter of Monday night's 135-131 Game 2...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr preached to the Golden State Warriors to not "take the bait."
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — This is such a different time for the Clippers and Warriors from their days as fierce rivals who swung elbows, tussled and trash-talked at every chance.
Cousins leads Warriors past Pelicans; Curry leaves hurt
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins played a season-high 35 minutes while visiting the city he called home last season, drawing a mix of cheers and boos during a productive performance.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr sure would like to properly thank the loyal fans at Oracle Arena one more time. In June. With another championship in hand.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State took another step toward securing the top seed in the West, yet coach Steve Kerr has some legitimate concerns as the Warriors close in on the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year ago, Stephen Curry was hurting and the Golden State Warriors were locked into the No. 2 seed in the West.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant's brilliant night on both ends got cut short by an ejection.
Durant emphatically showed who is still No. 1 in the West, delivering a pair of jarring dunks...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Towel around his neck, Stephen Curry raised both arms and pointed to the crowd with appreciation.
Curry and Steve Kerr realize the importance of small steps on the way...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant established Golden State's defensive energy by swatting away shots early. Eventually, the Warriors got going on the other end as they almost always...
Warriors F Durant to sit out vs Thunder
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Warriors forward Kevin Durant will sit out Saturday night against his former team, the Oklahoma City Thunder, with a right ankle sprain.
Kerr acknowledges cursing out of frustration with Green
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr acknowledged using an expletive to air his frustrations with Draymond Green when speaking to assistant coach Mike Brown during Sunday's 115-111 loss to the lowly...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors hardly expect to fix every flaw in one night.
Beating Denver in dominant fashion certainly provided a positive first step. The two-time...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors signed Andrew Bogut, who is expected to rejoin the team next week and add depth heading into the playoffs.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Klay Thompson will miss Golden State's game against the 76ers with a sore right knee.
Thompson has missed only two games this season, both against the Sixers. Alfonzo...
Warriors host some kids from Stoneman Douglas for practice
MIAMI (AP) — Stephen Curry would ordinarily be getting off his feet as fast as possible after a morning shootaround practice, saving his legs for the looming game that night.
Cousins T’d for shoe toss, scores 24 as Warriors top Hornets
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins was getting tired of Kevin Durant cussing him out.
So he finally took Durant's advice.
"He's been telling me to stop thinking about it and just...
NBA reminding teams to keep cool when hot with referees
The NBA is not happy that tensions between teams and referees seem to be rising.
Then again, 'tis the season.
Playoff-race pressure is real, and the NBA thinks — or hopes — that some...
Curry scores 36 as Warriors hold off Kings 125-123
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fresh off his MVP performance in the All-Star game, Kevin Durant made certain the Golden State Warriors got off on the right foot for their stretch run to the...
Kerr fined $25,000 for tirade against referee
NEW YORK (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for verbally abusing and confronting a referee.
The penalty announced Thursday by Kiki VanDeWeghe, the NBA's executive vice president of basketball operations, was for Kerr's actions in a 127-107 loss at Portland on Wednesday night.
Lillard has 29 in Blazers’ chippy 129-107 win over Warriors
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With a drama-filled victory over the Warriors that included the ejection of Golden State coach Steve Kerr, the Portland Trail Blazers got a confidence boost heading into the All-Star break.
Damian Lillard scored 29 points and the Blazers snapped Golden State's five-game winning streak with a 129-107 win Wednesday night. Jake Layman added 17 points off the bench for the Blazers, who rebounded after a two-game skid.
Curry breaks out of slump, helps Warriors beat Suns
PHOENIX (AP) — Make it 18 wins in a row for the Golden State Warriors over the Phoenix Suns.
The latest, though, was no cakewalk for the reigning NBA champions.
Stephen Curry shook off a poor shooting performance by scoring 10 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter and the Warriors finally broke open a tight game to beat the Suns 117-107 on Friday night.
Klay Thompson scored 25 points for the Warriors. Kevin Durant added 21 points and DeMarcus Cousins 18.
Embiid, 76ers spoil DeMarcus Cousins’ home Warriors debut
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors coach Steve Kerr figured it would be a tough challenge for DeMarcus Cousins to keep up with Joel Embiid at this stage, given Cousins has just returned from almost a yearlong absence recovering from a serious Achilles tendon injury.
Embiid had 26 points and 20 rebounds to spoil Cousins' home debut with the Warriors, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped Golden State's NBA-best 11-game winning streak with a 113-104 victory Thursday night.
Warriors win 10th straight, beat Celtics 115-111
BOSTON (AP) — After beating the Lakers without LeBron James and the Wizards without John Wall, the Golden State Warriors were eager to test themselves against a full-strength opponent.
The Boston Celtics were just what they were looking for.
Kevin Durant had 33 points and nine rebounds, Stephen Curry scored 24 points and Klay Thompson had 21, including two key free throws, for Golden State on Saturday night to beat Boston 115-111 and give the Warriors their 10th win in a row.
Golden State Warriors visit former President Barack Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Golden State Warriors spent about an hour with former President Barack Obama.
The meeting took place Thursday at Obama's office in Washington before the defending NBA champs beat the Wizards 126-118.
Players and coach Steve Kerr were reluctant to talk about it.
Adding Cousins gives Warriors ‘big jolt’ in middle of season
WASHINGTON (AP) — The rest of the NBA isn't much of an obstacle for the Golden State Warriors right now.
But the two-time defending champions have just what they need to test themselves in the doldrums of an 82-game season.
Boogie Cousins overcomes nerves in 1st game with Warriors
LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins was nervous. His stomach felt tight and filled with butterflies. He grabbed his phone and fired off texts to family and friends. He talked to his brother and sister.
Golden State coach Steve Kerr and the rest of the Warriors reassured Cousins it wasn't just about Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Stephen Curry scores 41 points as Warrior hold off Pelicans
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry stepped back time and again and released the ball from way back. Most of the time with at least one defender in his face, too.
"It's insane what he does," coach Steve Kerr said.
Curry scored 41 points with nine 3-pointers to become the first player in NBA history to make eight or more 3s in three straight games, and the Golden State Warriors held off the New Orleans Pelicans 147-140 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.
Warriors use NBA-record 1st quarter to rout Nuggets 142-111
DENVER (AP) — Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors weren't trying to send any sort of message or make any kind of statement against a team they were chasing in the Western Conference.
"They know who we are," Durant said.
Still, message received.
Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each scored 31 points as the Warriors, propelled by an NBA-record, 51-point first quarter, regained the top spot in the West by routing the Denver Nuggets 142-111 on Tuesday night.
NBA coaches’ new play: tending to health to cope with grind
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Luke Walton began a wellness program for his Lakers coaching staff. Steve Kerr reached out to Steve Clifford after each spent significant time away from the sideline because of debilitating headaches and other symptoms.
Coaches around the league are taking preventive measures to help deal with the grind and stresses of a long NBA season.
Curry scores 48, hits 11 3s as Warriors beat Mavs 119-114
DALLAS (AP) — A day after the Dallas Mavericks got the bad news that backup point guard and team sparkplug J.J. Barea was lost for the season, Stephen Curry brought more bad news — in the form of 11 3-pointers.
Curry scored 48 points and tied his season high for 3s in a game as the Golden State Warriors held off the Mavericks 119-114 on Sunday night.
"We just couldn't get Curry under control," Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said. "He was brilliant tonight."
DeMarcus Cousins will start when he returns with Warriors
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins will start immediately for coach Steve Kerr when the All-Star center makes his long-awaited Warriors debut in about a week following a lengthy recovery from surgery on a torn left Achilles tendon.
Cousins has targeted Golden State's game Jan. 18 at the Clippers as his return date and first game of the season, though Kerr said it could even be sooner if all continues going well — perhaps even against his former New Orleans team at home next Wednesday.