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Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Morant, Grizzlies 142-112

May. 14, 2022 03:54 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Now, Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies are calling out the Golden State Warriors for causing unnecessary injury. Morant re-injured his troublesome right knee late in the game when Jordan Poole grabbed it as they fought for a loose ball late in the Warriors'...

Bucks, Warriors try to close out second-round series at home

May. 12, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks want to build off the momentum from a thrilling comeback. The Golden State Warriors seek to put an embarrassing loss behind them as both teams attempt to end their second-round series. Both have 3-2 leads and are at home Friday night for Game 6....

Grizzlies rout Warriors to avoid elimination, force Game 6

May. 12, 2022 01:21 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies fought off elimination with the highest-scoring performance in their franchise's postseason history. And with All-Star guard Ja Morant cheering from the bench. Then Morant upped the ante by chanting “Grizz in seven!” ...

Curry, Warriors rally past Grizzlies 101-98 for 3-1 lead

May. 10, 2022 02:15 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Their coach sidelined again as has happened several times before, even during the playoffs, Stephen Curry took charge and led the Golden State Warriors back. Mike Brown grabbed the clipboard as acting head coach, just like he did during a title run five years...

Long breaks between games gives playoff teams time to heal

May. 06, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The quirks of scheduling for the NBA playoffs created three-day breaks between games in the Boston-Milwaukee and Memphis-Golden State series. In this case, the teams don’t mind the delays too much. They have used the time off to get healthier and deal with...

Grizzlies center Steven Adams clears protocols before Game 3

May. 05, 2022 17:12 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis center Steven Adams has cleared the health and safety protocols and should be available for Game 3 of the Grizzlies' Western Conference semifinal with the Golden State Warriors on Saturday. Coach Taylor Jenkins didn't say Adams will play Saturday night...

Supporting cast key in semis matchup between Morant, Curry

May. 03, 2022 11:04 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Klay Thompson savored the moment by spending a few minutes on the court after a roller coaster of emotions during the final minute. He hit the game-winning 3-pointer — only to miss two free throws before getting back on defense to force Ja Morant to miss a...

Warriors rally after Green ejected, beat Grizzlies in Game 1

May. 01, 2022 20:29 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies have shown they can finish fourth quarters this postseason. Well, the Golden State Warriors have been doing this for years, with the championships to prove it. Klay Thompson hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 36...

Healthy Warriors ready for semifinals vs. young Grizzlies

Apr. 30, 2022 17:34 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Splash Brothers Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson have the Golden State Warriors in their seventh Western Conference semifinal in 10 seasons, and both finally are as healthy as they've been since reaching five straight NBA Finals from 2015-19. That remarkable...

Grizzlies-Warriors Western Conference semis preview capsule

Apr. 30, 2022 10:09 AM EDT

Preview capsule for the Memphis-Golden State Western Conference semifinal series that starts Sunday: No. 2 MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES (56-26, 4-2) vs. No. 3 GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS (53-29, 4-1) Season series: Grizzlies, 3-1. Story line: Ja Morant and the Grizzlies...