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Warriors GM to meet soon with Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson

Jun. 24, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State general manager Bob Myers plans to meet with both Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson ahead of the start of free agency this weekend. "Yes," Myers answered succinctly Monday when asked about sit-downs with both free agents, each injured for the runner-up Warriors during the...

With short window after season's end, Warriors turn to draft

Jun. 19, 2019 6:32 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Late last week, Bob Myers could barely even wrap his mind around the idea he needed to start thinking about the NBA draft. The Golden State general manager just tried to cope, somehow, with the shock and sadness of losing two star players to serious injuries in the last two games of...

The injuries pile up, and the Warriors' reign ends

Jun. 14, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — In the end, they were just battered and broken. And now, they're beaten. The Golden State Warriors are champions no more. The reign ended Thursday night in the last game they'll ever play at Oracle Arena, one where they entered without Kevin Durant and left without Klay Thompson...

The Latest: Toronto Raptors are NBA champions for 1st time

Jun. 13, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from Thursday night's Game 6 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 8:50 p.m. The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions for the first time. The Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2,...

Warriors play final game at Oracle trying to force Game 7

Jun. 12, 2019 5:55 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry offered a long list of things motivating the Golden State Warriors to extend their season once more and keep alive the chase for a third straight championship. Winning for injured teammate Kevin Durant certainly ranks No. 1 heading into Game 6 of the NBA Finals. A...

Much at stake in a last NBA Finals trip to Oracle Arena

Jun. 11, 2019 2:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The NBA Finals are making one last trip to Oracle Arena. For the Toronto Raptors, it's a second shot at a first championship. For the Golden State Warriors, it'll be a night to play for a fallen teammate and the fans they're leaving behind. Game 6 is Thursday and the stakes could hardly be...

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals

Jun. 11, 2019 1:10 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors aren't letting go of the NBA title just yet. With Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson shooting and Draymond Green swatting, the champions found a way to win even after a gut-wrenching loss. Curry scored 31 points, Thompson added 26 and they led a season-saving surge...

Raptors miss opportunity in Game 5 of NBA Finals

Jun. 11, 2019 12:53 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — They were up by six, in the city that Torontonians call The Six, with less than three minutes left. The NBA championship was there for the taking. And the Toronto Raptors couldn't finish it off. The Raptors still lead the NBA Finals 3-2, even after losing at home to the Golden State Warriors...

The Latest: Warriors rally, force Game 6 in NBA Finals

Jun. 10, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Monday night's Game 5 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 11:40 p.m. Kyle Lowry's 3-pointer at the buzzer was well off, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a six-point deficit in the final three minutes to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-105 in Game 5 of the NBA Finals...

PBWA selects Dwyane Wade as Magic Johnson Award winner

Jun. 10, 2019 2:17 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat has been selected as this season's winner of the Magic Johnson Award, presented by the Pro Basketball Writers Association. Wade, who just completed his final season before retirement, was chosen as "the player who best combines excellence on the basketball court...