Latest Golden State Warriors News

Durant, Curry shut down Clippers in Warriors' 132-105 win

Apr. 19, 2019 3:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — He's Kevin Durant, and the Los Angeles Clippers got reminded of it. Durant scored 38 points, Stephen Curry added 21 playing with five fouls, and the Golden State Warriors dominated from the opening tip to win 132-105 Thursday night and take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series....

Lillard, Westbrook, Beverley playing with intensified edge

Apr. 17, 2019 7:12 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard stared intently well after his deep, buzzer-beating 3-pointer fell to close out Portland's third quarter against the Thunder. The look on his face was one of determination, focus and yes, even a little bravado. It was as if Lillard was making a statement. It's not new...

Warriors, Spurs try to forget blown chances for 2-0 leads

Apr. 17, 2019 6:41 PM EDT

The Golden State Warriors are trying to regain the lead in a series they probably still can't believe is tied. Same with the San Antonio Spurs, who like the Warriors know they are facing an opponent who won't stay down no matter how far they fall down. The Clippers' historic comeback against the Warriors,...

Injured DeMarcus Cousins unlikely to return this postseason

Apr. 17, 2019 5:25 PM EDT

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. Coach Steve Kerr has named Andrew Bogut as his starter in place of Cousins for Game 3 Thursday night of the team's first-round...

Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins has torn left quadriceps

Apr. 16, 2019 4:55 PM EDT

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 went down in the first quarter of their first-round playoff loss to the Clippers. An MRI exam Tuesday morning...

DeMarcus Cousins injures left quadriceps early in Game 2

Apr. 16, 2019 2:49 AM EDT

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 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers in the first round of the playoffs. "There's a pretty significant quad...

Warriors squander 31-point lead, Clippers tie series at 1-1

Apr. 16, 2019 2:35 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lou Williams led the Los Angeles Clippers to the largest postseason comeback in NBA history. Landry Shamet hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 16.5 seconds left, Stephen Curry couldn't answer on the other end, and the Clippers somehow rallied from 31 points down on the road to stun the...

Without tunnel try, Steph Curry will need new pregame shot

Apr. 15, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry's pregame tunnel heaves have become such a spectacle at Oracle Arena that hundreds of cameras rise in the air to capture the moment. He won't have that anymore when the Warriors move across the bay to San Francisco to Chase Center next season. Everybody figures Curry...

Home-court advantage? Warriors had it, now 76ers need it

Apr. 14, 2019 7:36 PM EDT

Opening day of the NBA postseason was no time to be home. Not home for the summer. Home for a game. Only the Golden State Warriors managed to win there Saturday in a rough day for the higher seeds. Both No. 2s lost, and the Brooklyn Nets won the game and the crowd in Philadelphia, where home fans turned on the...

Curry's 38 points lead Warriors to Game 1 win over Clippers

Apr. 14, 2019 12:26 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr preached to the Golden State Warriors to not "take the bait." The bait being Patrick Beverley. Stephen Curry scored 38 points and made eight 3-pointers to give him the most in postseason history, and the top-seeded Golden State Warriors began their quest for a three-peat...