Latest Klay Thompson News

Splash Brothers Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Pistons

Jan. 19, 2022 01:55 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson found his shooting stroke and Warriors fans roared at every chance. Just like the old days. Thompson had 21 points, reigning scoring champ Stephen Curry added 18 and Golden State returned from a tough trip to beat the Detroit Pistons 102-86 on...

Towns carries Timberwolves past Curry-less Warriors, 119-99

Jan. 17, 2022 00:02 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 119-99 victory over the worn-out Golden State Warriors, who played without Steph Curry and Draymond Green on Sunday night. Jaylen Nowell scored 17 points and Malik Beasley...

Warriors roll to most lopsided win, beat Bulls 138-96

Jan. 14, 2022 23:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors were in a rut and in need of a breather. They sure got one. Andrew Wiggins scored 21 points, Stephen Curry added 19 and the Warriors rolled to their most lopsided win of the season, dominating the Chicago Bulls 138-96 on Friday night. ...

Morant scores 29, Grizzlies beat Warriors for 10th straight

Jan. 12, 2022 00:05 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant scored 29 points, including five in the final minute, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Golden State Warriors 116-108 Tuesday night for their 10th straight win. “I just like having that pressure,” Morant said of his scoring down the stretch....

Analysis: The top performers as NBA reaches midway point

Jan. 11, 2022 02:14 AM EST

The NBA season has reached the midway point, with a record number of players already having gotten minutes. Virus-related issues have forced every team to scramble on some nights to find players with plenty of surprises and, yes, plenty of disappointments. With basically 50% of the...

Klay Thompson has 17 points in return, Warriors beat Cavs

Jan. 10, 2022 00:53 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson couldn’t wait to get his first shot up after more than 2 1/2 years away. Thompson’s running layup 40 seconds into Golden State's 96-82 victory over Cleveland on Sunday night was a sign that the five-time All-Star is feeling just fine — even...

Warriors star Klay Thompson set to return Sunday vs Cavs

Jan. 08, 2022 18:01 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson practically danced in delight. He dribbled through his legs a half-dozen times one day last week, then hopped on both feet to complete two circles all while triumphantly raising his right hand high in the air to acknowledge his cheering supporters. ...

Doncic, Mavs beat Curry, Warriors 99-82 on Nowitzki's night

Jan. 06, 2022 00:18 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Stephen Curry knows he didn't exactly honor the legacy of the NBA's best 7-foot 3-point shooter on the night the Dallas Mavericks retired Dirk Nowitzki's number against the Golden State Warriors. The league's most prolific player from deep isn't concerned about the...

Jordan Poole scores 32 points off bench, Warriors beat Heat

Jan. 04, 2022 01:35 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jordan Poole spent a quarantine period in Boston doing jumping jacks, burpees, mountain climbers and anything else he could to keep his conditioning up while stuck in a hotel room. Poole scored 32 points in his new reserve role, Andrew Wiggins added 22 points...

Curry scores 30, hits 5 3s as Warriors beat Celtics 111-107

Dec. 17, 2021 23:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Stephen Curry was still aglow over becoming the NBA's all-time 3-point shooter when the Warriors got a scare that's becoming frighteningly common in the league — and other sports, too: Guard Jordan Poole was placed into COVID-19 protocols. “We're coming off the...