Mychal Thompson

Karl Buscheck
October 10, 2018 - 2:26 pm
In advance of the Warriors’ first preseason meeting with the Lakers, Mychal Thompson joined “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill. Per usual, the father of Klay Thompson and the current Laker broadcaster and 710 ESPN host had a lot to say. Let the prognostications begin. “Today is the first of 13...
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Karl Buscheck
June 20, 2018 - 5:32 pm
Klay Thompson and his family have big plans for the community, announcing the formation of the Thompson Family Foundation on Wednesday afternoon. The foundation, which will also include his father, Mychal, his mother, Julie, and his brothers, Trayce and Mychel, will focus its efforts in Oakland,...
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Gianna Franco
June 15, 2018 - 4:24 pm
Mychal Thompson is a two-time NBA champ, and his son, Golden State's Klay Thompson, just won his third. Gianna Franco chats with Mychal for a special Father's Day interview, where he talks about being a dad in the NBA, raising three professional athletes, and his thoughts on LeBron to the Lakers...
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Karl Buscheck
June 11, 2018 - 2:25 pm
Mychal Thompson stopped by “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill on Monday and shed some light on his son Klay’s left ankle injury. “He was probably playing at 50-percent capacity," Thompson said on 95.7 The Game. The high ankle sprain occurred on the following play during the first quarter of Game...
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Karl Buscheck
May 29, 2018 - 4:51 pm
After The Athletic’s Marcus Thompson II reported earlier this month that Klay Thompson and the Warriors have already “engaged in discussions regarding a contract extension,” the Splash brother’s dad, Mychal, joined “The Damon Bruce Show to shed some light on that topic. Thompson’s four-year, $68.9...
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Karl Buscheck
May 08, 2018 - 2:37 pm
With the Warriors barreling through yet another postseason run, Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher has penned an opus on Klay Thompson. The detailed piece, which details the role Klay’s family played in his rise, is littered with gems, including one about the Splash Bro’s long-term future in Golden State...
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Karl Buscheck
April 16, 2018 - 3:03 pm
After Mychal Thompson joined "The Damon Bruce Show" on Friday to declare Trayce, not Klay, the best athlete in the Thompson family, the A's outfielder stopped by "The Greg Papa Show" with Bonta Hill to settle the debate. “My Mom is a special athlete," Trayce said of his mother, Julie, who was a...
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Karl Buscheck
April 13, 2018 - 4:42 pm
The always-entertaining Mychal Thompson, father of not one, but two Bay Area pro players, swung by “The Damon Bruce Show” on Friday afternoon. The eldest Thompson settled a debate in no uncertain terms: Who is the better athlete, Klay or Trayce? “Oh, it’s Trayce. Trayce is the better athlete. Klay’...
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Karl Buscheck
February 21, 2018 - 5:12 pm
Mychal Thompson, the father of Klay and radio broadcaster for the Lakers, joined “The Damon Bruce Show” on 95.7 The Game on Wednesday and offered a spirited defense for keeping the Warriors’ core four intact for the long haul. “They should keep these guys together five, six, seven years,” Thompson...
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Karl Buscheck
February 06, 2018 - 1:21 pm
With Klay Thompson playing in the penultimate season of his four-year contract, there have been whispers about the possibility of the Splash Brother departing Golden State. Mychal Thompson, Klay’s dad and a Showtime Laker turned team broadcaster, doesn’t think the shooting guard is going anywhere...
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