Game 5 was the opposite of Game 4. — Adam Silver attended Game 4 but didn’t speak publicly on the news of the day. Game 5’s tip-off came eight hours after Silver banned Donald Sterling for life and for the first time became something other than “the guy who isn’t David Stern.” — Stephen Curry made […]
There’s a lot to cover after an NBA playoff game. Both coaches and several key players head to the podium, and the locker room is a treasure trove of vital information and quips. It’s a little overwhelming when you go back to the media room, sit down and try to piece everything together … while trying […]
Doc Rivers worried before Game 4 that his team might start out well, but eventually run out of gas and become emotionally spent after what they’ve dealt with over the last two days. A David Lee basket gave the Warriors a 5-4 lead in Game 4, and Golden State never looked back in a decisive 118-97 victory to […]
Donald Sterling’s a racist — pass it around! If you didn’t know Sterling was a vile piece of bigoted human filth, you haven’t been paying attention. “Black tenants smell and attract vermin.” That’s something Donald Sterling allegedly uttered as one of the reasons why he discrimated against tenants based on race. Sterling, who made his fortune in […]
The Golden State Warriors were lucky to be in the position they found themselves with 8.6 seconds to go. After falling behind by 18 in the third quarter and looking like a team that might lose by a huge margin to the Los Angeles Clippers once again, the Warriors were down 98-96 after Chris Paul made […]
An hour before tipoff, Mark Jackson told reporters, “We didn’t come here to win one game.” Maybe they went in thinking they wouldn’t be satisfied with a split, but it looked like the Warriors were already in Oakland by the time this game was midway through the second quarter, and things progressively got worse for Golden State in […]
It was the epitome of a team win for the Golden State Warriors, who survived a wild Game 1 at Staples Center with a 109-105 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. 10 Warriors scored, 12 saw time on the floor, and they all pushed themselves past their limits for their embattled head coach. “I was watching […]
Plenty of “Linphomaniacs” are running their mouths these days, calling the Warriors stupid for letting Jeremy Lin go. He was a fan...
After any 19-point loss, it’s hard to look on the bright side. Especially when that loss comes at home during an abbreviated...