Klay Thompson

Karl Buscheck
October 09, 2018 - 5:00 pm
ESPN’s “The Jump” broadcasted live from the Warriors’ Rakuten Performance Center in Downtown Oakland on Tuesday and a cavalry of Dubs hit the set, including Klay Thompson. As is so often the case, Thompson, entering the final year of his contract was asked about free agency. And as is so often the...
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Karl Buscheck
September 29, 2018 - 7:52 pm
At 5:38 pm Pacific Standard Time, the familiar California Love (Rusko Remix) blared through the speakers, an unfamiliar voice announced the lineups, the flamethrowers — perched atop each stanchion like dual Westerosi dragons — belched fire and the Warriors, as they always do, danced in the key. The...
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Karl Buscheck
September 27, 2018 - 3:24 pm
Heading into the final season of his four-year, $68.9 million contract, Klay Thompson has long maintained that he has no interest in leaving town. Following training camp practice on Thursday afternoon, the Splash Brother was asked if he’s been so outspoken about his future in an effort to ward off...
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Gianna Franco
August 20, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Klay Thompson headed to the red carpet escorted by his wingman, (or should I say wingpup) his dog Rocco. Rocco wasn't much for talking (see video below) but Klay was eager to promote the Thompson Family Foundation which is focused on enriching the lives of youth through education and fitness. Klay...
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Karl Buscheck
August 16, 2018 - 3:51 pm
Stephen Curry talked about all sorts of basketball-related topics on “The Bill Simmons Podcast.” He talked about NBA Twitter — in all its petty glory. He talked about his distant future — sorry Charlotte. And he talked about Klay Thompson — the universally admired, ever-composed Splash Brother...
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Karl Buscheck
August 09, 2018 - 10:14 am
With Klay Thompson slated to hit the free-agent market next summer, the Warriors have already launched into recruitment mode. Steve Kerr addressed the future of the nonchalant Splash Brother during an interview with Dave “Softy” Mahler and Dick Fain on 950 AM KJR Seattle Sports Radio. The Warriors...
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Karl Buscheck
July 19, 2018 - 12:26 pm
DeMarcus Cousins reached out to an assortment of Warriors during his free-agent recruitment. Stephen Curry. Kevin Durant. Draymond Green. Klay Thompson, who Cousins called “ by far ” his favorite Warrior, wasn’t on the list. In fact, the nonchalant Splash Brother, off in China for his annual summer...
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Karl Buscheck
July 19, 2018 - 11:50 am
Let the record show, Boogie Cousins, like the rest of the basketball universe, is a big Klay Thompson guy. “Just to put this out there, my favorite (Warrior) by far is Klay.” Then Cousins waxed poetic. “For him to be as dull as he is, there’s never a dull moment.” Everyone loves Klay. A post shared...
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Karl Buscheck
June 25, 2018 - 2:49 pm
The reigning champ Warriors got some good news when it comes to paying the hefty payroll and luxury-tax bills that loom on the horizon. Per a December report from Real GM , the team is projected to dish out more than $1.1 billion in player salary and luxury-tax payments between the 17-18 season and...
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Karl Buscheck
June 23, 2018 - 6:26 pm
It took two iced coffees, half a muffin, one bus, one train and a not insignificant amount of walking to make it to JaVale McGee’s annual Juglife Water charity softball game on Saturday afternoon. It was more than worth it on a day when the temperature swelled to 88 degrees at the Coliseum, the...
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