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Steph Curry Busted Out This Never-Before-Seen Move During The Warriors’ First Practice
dimemag.com Updated 7 hours ago
Steph at work pic.twitter.com/UbGQ1oEqKF — GoldenStateWarriors (@warriors) September 27, 2016 Steph Curry is probably already the best three-point shooter of all-time. After two consecutive years of shattering his own season-long records, it’s hard to a…Share Tweet
New-look Warriors have smooth first day with Durantnba.com 5 hours agoAnxious and eager to get started with his new team, Kevin Durant woke up extra early in the 7 o'clock hour and then hit freeway traffic on the way to his first formal work day with the Warriors.Share Tweet
Clock ticking toward potential front-office shakeup for LakersESPN.com 8 hours agoClock ticking toward potential front-office shakeup for LakersShare Tweet
Brandon Ingram Has Responded To Coming Off The Lakers’ Bench Exactly How You’d Wantdimemag.com 9 hours agoUSA TODAY Sports As the No. 2 pick in this summer’s NBA Draft, Brandon Ingram joins a Lakers squad loaded with young talent and an eye toward the future. Normally, being such a highly-touted prospect comes with a lot of expectations and responsibilities…Share Tweet
Go All-Access with the Cavs, Warriors and Lakers as they prepare for the upcoming seasonnba.com 13 hours agoNBA TV's NBA Real Training Camp will go All-Access with the Cavaliers, Warriors and Lakers as they prepare for the upcoming season. The preseason series will provide exclusive access to practice sessions, players, coaches and front office executives, al…Share Tweet
Metta World Peace Turned To Siri To Avoid Answering A Perfectly Legitimate Questiondimemag.com 14 hours agoGetty Image It was Los Angeles Lakers media day Monday, which means after a summer of rest and relaxation, it’s time to begin a new season of NBA reporters asking questions and players responding to them. This is a fun game, because sometimes a reporter…Share TweetWarriors' Draymond Green: 'I don't want to win 74 games or 75 games'Share Tweetyahoo.com 15 hours agoBrandon Ingram introduces himself to the world. (Harry How/ Getty) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the …Share Tweetnba.com Sep 26 (yesterday)Paul Pierce decided to return for his 19th and last season in the NBA, convinced the Los Angeles Clippers can make a successful run to their first league title.Share Tweet
Lakers discuss best ways to make statement as a teamESPN.com Sep 26 (yesterday)Lakers discuss best ways to make statement as a teamShare Tweet
Some LA Kids Actually Went To DeMar DeRozan’s Door With A Photoshop Of Him In A Lakers JerseyGetty Image DeMar DeRozan made absolutely zero overtures toward leaving the Raptors in free agency this past summer, even going so far as to claim, “I am Toronto.” It was a powerful statement, made even more so by the fact that DeRozan is a native of Co…Share TweetLeBron James is still the best basketball player in the world right now, and even before his Cavs finished their stunning upset of the Golden State Warriors last season — coming from a 3-1 deficit against a 73-win team sporting the league’s first unanim…Share Tweet
Doc Rivers Doesn’t Have Time For ‘Sh*tty Goals’ Like Making The Conference FinalsGetty Image The Los Angeles Clippers had a rough season, by their standards, last year. While their 53-29 record would have been considered a coup for some teams, they were left disappointed because their playoff run ended after a first-round defeat at …Share Tweet
Why The Jazz Will Make The NBA’s Biggest Leap Next SeasonGetty Image Quick, who’s had the best offseason in the NBA? Correct, it’s the Golden State Warriors. But who had the second-best offseason? I’ll admit it’s a pretty big drop-off, but taking everything into consideration, there’s a strong case to be made…Share Tweet
Suns sign Bakumanya, Cooke, Harrison, Jonesnba.com Sep 25 (2 days ago)PHOENIX (AP) -- The Phoenix Suns signed center Gracin Bakumanya, forward Derek Cooke Jr., guard Shaquille Harrison and forward Derrick Jones Jr. on Sunday, bringing their roster to 19 players.Share Tweet
The Warriors Again Spent The Day At San Quentin, But With Their New Star In Tow This Yeardimemag.com Sep 25 (2 days ago)Twitter (@warriors) For the fifth consecutive year, the Golden State Warriors visited San Quentin State Prison on Saturday in an effort to lift the inmates’ spirits, only this time, they brought their newest superstar addition, Kevin Durant, along for t…Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 25 (2 days ago)Lakers point guard D’Angelo Russell is in the midst of preparing for the first Lakers season in 20 years without Kobe Bryant, but it wasn’t the Lakers former star who he used to play with in NBA 2K, according to Bleacher Report’s Kevin Ding. “I told him…Share Tweet
Tarik Black Admits Coach Luke Walton Is ‘Killing’ The Lakers During 5-On-5dimemag.com Sep 24 (4 days ago)Getty Image When Luke Walton was hired to take over the Los Angeles Lakers in late April, one of the primary selling points for the former Golden State Warriors assistant was his youth and exuberance. Now, it appears that Walton is putting that energy t…Share TweetUSA TODAY Sports Doc Rivers grew up the son of a police officer. But that doesn’t mean he blindly supports law enforcement in the wake of all the deadly violence against the black community. Just the opposite, in fact. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Co…Share Tweet
Lakers re-sign Metta World Peace for 17th NBA seasonnba.com Sep 23 (4 days ago)The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed veteran forward Metta World Peace, who will attempt to win a roster spot for his 17th NBA season.Share Tweet
The Warriors Are Bringing ‘Run TMC’ Back With These Sick Retro JerseysGetty Image The Golden State Warriors have arguably the best uniforms in the NBA. Their logo is essentially perfect. You can’t really improve on the Warriors’ uniforms. However, that doesn’t mean Golden State isn’t susceptible to the siren song of merch…Share Tweet
Don’t Expect To See The Warriors’ Stars As Much As You Might Want Next SeasonGetty Image At the end of the 2015 season, the Golden State Warriors were sitting on top of the NBA after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. One huge reason for their postseason success was their lack of injuries during the playoffs. T…Share Tweet
Steph Curry’s Trainer Explains Why The Two-Time MVP Always Looks At His Defender’s Nose FirstGetty Image This summer, almost all talk about the Golden State Warriors has revolved around two things: How the team blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals and subsequently signed free agent forward Kevin Durant. Lost in the mix of hoops news is one Stephen…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 23 (4 days ago)Blake Griffin stands on the court as Clippers equipment manager Matias Testi (left) stands behind the bench during a Feb. 18, 2016, game. (AP/Mark J. Terrill) On the eve of training camp, Blake Griffin decided to try to put last season behind him once a…Share TweetBlake Griffin is apologizing to Los Angeles Clippers fans for punching the team's assistant equipment manager last season, an incident he says was "100 percent my fault."Share Tweet
Blake Griffin And DeAndre Jordan Mercilessly Teased Austin Rivers On Instagramdimemag.com Sep 23 (5 days ago)Instagram Austin Rivers is one of the most readily picked-on players in the NBA. That’s just his cross to bear as long as he plays for the team coached and general managed by his dad, as long as he has a boyish face with a small goatee, and as long as h…Share Tweet
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