Report: Klay Thompson “Pissed” He Was Mulled Over For Possible Love Trade
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Lost in the offseason shuffle to acquire Kevin Love, was the very real possibility Golden State would trade their young shooting guard Klay Thompson, along with Harrison Barnes and former all-star David Lee, to acquire Minnesota’s ubiquitous trade bait.…Upvote Share Tweet
DeMarcus Cousins Auditions To Be Team USA’s Third Splash Brotherdimemag.com Aug 21 (yesterday)USA Basketball members and Golden State Warriors teammates Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson comprise the NBA’s most proficient shooting backcourt. After the sharp-shooters set a record for combined three-pointers made by a tandem in 2012-2013 and led Gol…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 18 (4 days ago)He’s Golden State’s star guard and a big piece for USA Basketball this summer, but Stephen Curry first wore the Under Armour ClutchFit Drive kicks this past NBA postseason and has continued as he prepares for the FIBA World Cup in Spain next month. Now,…Upvote Share TweetGolden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston is expected to be out six to eight weeks after having arthroscopic surgery on the big toe of his right foot.Upvote Share TweetIt was hard for us not to ask Stephen Curry to pose back-to-back and see if maybe we had a fraction of an inch on him. We’re 6-3, but Steph seemed slightly shorter, even though his ropey arms, made taut with coiled muscles, made our reluctance to work o…Upvote Share Tweet
The Warriors Might Bring Andre Iguodala Off The Bench Next Seasondimemag.com Aug 11Despite having a rookie coach in Steve Kerr and losing in the first round of the playoffs last season, the Golden State Warriors expect to contend for a title this season. They have one of the strongest starting fives in the league, but in order to stre…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Warriors At Clippers Set For Christmasdimemag.com Aug 10The NBA’s annual slate of games on Christmas is always must-watch basketball, but this season’s showcase is especially intriguing. Two weeks after reports surfaced that LeBron James would make his initial return to the Miami Heat with the Cleveland Cava…Upvote Share Tweet
Harrison Barnes Is Facebook’s Newest “Intern”dimemag.com Aug 8Golden State Warriors wing Harrison Barnes has had a busy summer. After spending time in Brazil to take in World Cup festivities, Barnes moved onto Las Vegas for training camp with USA Basketball. Now, then, would seem an opportune time for the 22 year-…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Draymond Green On China, The “Offseason,” And Steve Kerrdimemag.com Aug 6Dime caught up with Golden State Warriors forward and USA Select Team member Draymond Green when he was in China doing work for NBA Cares. The multi-faceted, perennially underrated Green talks to us about China’s relationship with the NBA, the moment he…Upvote Share TweetGolden State Warriors player Marreese Speights faces a drunken driving charge in Florida.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 4There aren’t many role players with the following of True Ginger-American Hero, Brian Scalabrine, which is why many of his fans in New England lamented his move to become a Warriors assistant coach. After being demoted to the Dubs’ D-League outfit by di…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 2The Minnesota Timberwolves have retreated from their public stance that they’re comfortable letting Kevin Love become a free agent next summer. Team owner Glen Taylor told the St. Paul Pioneer Press that the stranded superstar will “most likely” be trad…Upvote Share Tweet
Steph Curry Shows Off Surprising Hops During Team USA Warmupsdimemag.com Aug 2Steph Curry is hardly Russell Westbrook or Derrick Rose, but the Golden State Warriors guard has worked hard to improve his athleticism since entering the league as a scrawny rookie five years ago. Curry, a likely starter for Team USA at the forthcoming…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 31Various reports over the last week had the Bulls and Warriors as possible landing spots for Kevin Love, but it is now believed — according to Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst of ESPN — the Cavs remain the only team the Timberwolves were talking to on Wedn…Upvote Share Tweet
Warriors waive center Armstrongnba.com Jul 30The Golden State Warriors have waived center Hilton Armstrong, the team announced Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Why the Warriors Can’t Emulate the Spurs Offensefeltbot.com Jul 27There’s been quite a bit of talk this off-season, largely initiated by new head coach Steve Kerr, that the Warriors are going to try to emulate the Spurs motion offense in the coming season. Sounds perfect for the Warriors, doesn’t it? Like the Spurs, t…Upvote Share Tweet
Teams Kill It On Twitter With #NBASitcomsdimemag.com Jul 24No professional sports league in the world promotes itself through social media like the NBA. Whether it’s fodder gleaned from individual players, promotions ran by the league office, or quirky internet stuff used by specific teams, the NBA is always en…Upvote Share Tweet
Rush signs two-year deal with Warriorsnba.com Jul 22The Golden State Warriors and swingman Brandon Rush have completed the deal they agreed to last week.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Bulls Renew Efforts For Kevin Lovedimemag.com Jul 22After courting Carmelo Anthony only to lose him to the extra year New York could offer, the Chicago Bulls have returned to the fold and are in the mix for Kevin Love, ESPN reports. Even though the Cavs still lead the pack — especially if they include An…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Klay Thompson Seeks Max Extensiondimemag.com Jul 19If the Golden State Warriors prove forever unwilling to include Klay Thompson in its trade package to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love, they’ll surely do most everything possible to ensure he’s in the Bay for the long-haul. Undoubtedly using th…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 17You are, by now, familiar with what we're doing here. Let's continue. *** • Less than 24 hours after losing starting shooting guard Lance Stephenson, the Indiana Pacers took a strong first step in the process of replacing him, agreeing to a one-year dea…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 16Brandon Rush and the Golden State Warriors have agreed to a two-year contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Coach K's Ball PressureAug 22David Thorpe has been watching Team USA, and one thing's for sure: Mike Krzyzewski's team will pressure ball handlers. Even James Harden is active on defense.
Team USA Rolls Dominican RepublicAug 20Team USA beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 in exhibition play.
Team USA Visits West PointAug 18Team USA Basketball paid a visit to the U.S. Military Academy, coach Mike Krzyzewski's alma mater. Relive some of the highlights, including Steph Curry getting challenged to a 3-point shooting contest.
Stephen Curry's Street CredAug 13He golfs in Scotland. His wife has her Martha Stewart-style YouTube channel. But Stephen Curry insists none of this causes him grief at work.
Phoenix Suns offer Eric Bledsoe to Minnesota Timberwolves in Kevin Love de…Aug 22With just hours to go before a planned megadeal the would send Kevin Love to Cleveland, the Suns reached out to the Timberwolves to ask once more about the possibility of acquiring Love in a sign-and-trade for Eric Bledsoe, sources told ESPN.com.
Thaddeus Young of Philadelphia 76ers expected to land with Minnesota Timbe…Aug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
Thaddeus Young of Philadelphia 76ers expected to land with Minnesota Timbe…Aug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves have an agreement in principle to acquire Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young and No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins as part of a three-team trade that will send Kevin Love to the Cavaliers, sources close to the talks confirmed…
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose sitting out Team USA exhibition at Madison…Aug 20Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.