2019 NBA Playoffs

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Karl Buscheck
May 22, 2019 - 10:06 am
The day after Rich Kleiman, Kevin Durant’s manager, said the back-to-back Finals MVP “really doesn’t know” where he’ll be playing next season, Marc Stein of the New York Times has weighed in on the topic. According to Stein, the Clippers, run by Jerry West, the ex-Warriors eminence grise, are very...
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Karl Buscheck
May 16, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Seconds into Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, the Warriors sent out the first official injury update on Kevin Durant (strained right calf), who's out for at least another week, and also provided a status report on DeMarcus Cousins (torn left quad). Durant has shown good progress, but isn't...
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Karl Buscheck
May 15, 2019 - 2:40 pm
A couple of days after revealing his love for meditating while listening to classical music or nature sounds, Klay Thompson has delivered yet another memorable moment at the microphone. This one came after a reporter asked him about the weather in Portland. “I’m like a chameleon. I can adapt to...
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Karl Buscheck
May 15, 2019 - 1:18 pm
As has been widely anticipated, the Warriors appear set to play Game 2 against the Blazers without the services of Kevin Duant, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports. Golden State star Kevin Durant (calf strain) will not play in Game 2 of the WCF against Portland, league sources tell Yahoo...
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Karl Buscheck
May 14, 2019 - 10:01 am
Heading into the Western Conference Finals, Warriors head coach Steve Kerr made it clear that the club is preparing to play the Blazers sans Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins. “I think everyone needs to slow down a little bit on the Kevin stuff,” Kerr said after practice on Monday. “He hasn’t even...
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Karl Buscheck
May 13, 2019 - 2:52 pm
With the Warriors getting ready to reveal the Western Conference Finals against the Blazers, Klay Thompson was among the Dubs who spoke at practice on Monday and the guard did not disappoint. Klay revealed that he’s done a lot, on the mental side, when it comes to growing his game this season. He’s...
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Whitley Sandretto
May 10, 2019 - 9:32 pm
Stephen Curry lead the Warriors to a big Game 6 victory over the Rockets, sending Houston home for the summer with a 118-113 win. Steph had no points at halftime but he flipped on the switch and had a 33-point second half. CLUTCH CURRY Y'ALL: STEPHEN. pic.twitter.com/HeKai5wJWX — Golden State...
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Karl Buscheck
May 07, 2019 - 12:31 pm
In the wake of the Warriors’ loss to the Rockets on Monday night, there has been no shortage of noise surrounding the back-to-back champs and what ails them. There has been plenty of talk, too, about Klay Thompson, who was 5-for-15 from the field and 1-for-6 from beyond the arc, tallying 11 points...
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Mychael Urban
May 07, 2019 - 10:07 am
It’s been said that a series doesn’t start until the home team loses a game. Not sure who, exactly, said it, but the guess is that they’re the same knuckleheads behind the notion that the higher seed loses home-court advantage should the team lose one of the first two games at home. BUT, they say,...
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Whitley Sandretto
May 06, 2019 - 9:25 pm
The Warriors dropped back-to-back games in Houston and now the series is tied 2-2. Despite Kevin Durant dropping 34 points and Stephen Curry finishing with 30, the Warriors fell, 112-108, at the Toyota Center in Houston. The storyline was similar to Saturday's game except this one didn't go into OT...
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