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Lakers debut their new 'Big 3' in 111-99 loss to Warriors

Oct. 13, 2021 02:10 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Warriors coach Steve Kerr is a curious as any NBA observer to see how former league MVP Russell Westbrook blends with incumbent Lakers stars LeBron James and Anthony Davis as part of the latest “Big Three” to chase a championship together in Los Angeles. ...

Stephen Curry ready to help Warriors chase another title

Oct. 12, 2021 15:36 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry is coming off a career season, and now he is ready to chase another championship with a cast that includes familiar faces and young newcomers. After becoming NBA scoring champion for the second time, Curry wants to ride the momentum...

Veteran F Andre Iguodala returns to Warriors on 1-year deal

Aug. 10, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Free agent forward Andre Iguodala is returning to the Golden State Warriors, whom he helped win the 2015 championship on his way to becoming the NBA Finals MVP and then two more titles. Iguodala signed a one-year contract Tuesday for the veteran...

American gold bonanza as Tokyo Olympics near end

Aug. 07, 2021 10:36 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The second to last day of competition at the Tokyo Olympics produced a gold medal bonanza for the United States. The Americans kept up their domination in men's basketball and women's water polo with gold medal victories in both on Saturday, and Allyson...

Golden, again: US beats France 87-82 for Tokyo title

Aug. 07, 2021 09:43 AM EDT

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Nothing about the summer was easy for the U.S. men’s basketball team, and neither was the gold-medal game. The Americans expected nothing less. And in the end, their Olympic reign lives on. Kevin Durant...

Captain America: Durant makes sure gold medal stays with US

Aug. 07, 2021 03:23 AM EDT

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — With the gold medal in jeopardy, the U.S. knew where to turn to protect it. It could only be Captain America. Even before he was wrapped up in a flag that looked like a cape, Kevin Durant played the part of a hero for the U.S....

Curry finalizes $215M extension, Warriors build around him

Aug. 06, 2021 18:53 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry finalized his $215 million, four-year contract extension Friday as the Golden State Warriors began building the roster around the longtime face of the franchise at the start of free agency. “We’re thrilled to have Stephen in the...

US, 3 unbeaten teams set for Olympic men's basketball semis

Aug. 04, 2021 04:32 AM EDT

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — They believe they are the best basketball team at the Olympics, too good to consider anything but gold. “If we do what we do well, we bring the intensity on defense, we play our roles but we’re ourselves in our roles, we’re free, we’re the...

Gold and green: Olympic basketball, NBA business intersect

Aug. 01, 2021 10:17 AM EDT

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Evan Fournier and Nicolas Batum are going for gold, though they can’t forget about the green. Basketball and business are about to mix in a way players have never experienced. The quarterfinals of the Olympic men’s tournament arrives on the...

Warriors draft F Jonathan Kuminga from the Congo at No. 7

Jul. 30, 2021 01:11 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jonathan Kuminga knows what his primary job will be when he steps on the court with Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green come training camp: learn all he can from these superstars with multiple championships. The Golden State Warriors...