NBA draft

Mychael Urban
June 21, 2018 - 9:22 pm
Not an elite scorer. Jack of all trades. High motor. Versatile defender. Crazy-high basketball IQ. Sound familiar? Mind you, nobody is going out of their way to compare Jacob Evans, the Warriors’ first-round pick (28th overall) out of Cincinnati, to Draymond Green. But if you replace the former’s...
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Karl Buscheck
June 21, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Bob Myers, the boss of the Warriors basketball operations, was on “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill on Thursday afternoon and told the guys just how much he loves draft night. “It’s fun. It is fun,” Myers said on 95.7 The Game. “I mean, it’s a big night of hope. It’s exciting. We’ve got all our...
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Karl Buscheck
June 21, 2018 - 3:03 pm
Draymond Green, the longtime defensive general and offensive facilitator of the Warriors, is taking his role as unofficial draft advisor seriously, very seriously. Golden State prez/GM Bob Myers joined “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill on Thursday to discuss just what Green’s been up to while...
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Karl Buscheck
June 14, 2018 - 10:33 am
With the NBA draft looming on June 21, the Warriors are set to host six prospects on Friday, per The Athletic's Anthony Slater. The most prominent player of the bunch is one LiAngelo Ball, middle son of basketball's brashest family. Warriors are holding a pre-draft workout tomorrow. Here are a list...
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Karl Buscheck
May 18, 2018 - 2:22 pm
Warriors owner/CEO Joe Lacob dropped by the ESPN2 set live from the NBA Draft combine at the Barclays Center in New York on Friday to talk all things draft. Lacob said this was the second time he’s been at the combine, which precedes the June 21 draft. The event primarily features second-tier...
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Karl Buscheck
November 24, 2017 - 2:20 pm
With the Bulls visiting Oracle Arena on Friday night, Jordan Bell is on track to face the team that drafted him — for the sole purpose of shipping him to the Warriors in exchange for $3.5 million. “They made it clear that they didn’t want me,” Bell said after Friday’s shootaround. “So, I don’t take...
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Karl Buscheck
June 23, 2017 - 3:42 pm
During his introductory press conference at the Warrior downtown Oakland headquarters on Friday afternoon, Jordan Bell discussed his draft night experience and his FaceTime conversation with Draymond Green. “He was like, 'Yo enjoy this night. Celebrate,'” Bell recalled. “It only happens once. But...
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Karl Buscheck
June 23, 2017 - 2:04 pm
While sitting on the stage at the introductory press conference for Warriors draft pick Jordan Bell, Bob Myers told a funny anecdote about Draymond Green. The story begins when Green started texting Myers, the club president of basketball operations and general manager, while he was driving home...
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A general view of a video board displaying all thirty first round selections in the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center.
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Kyle McCann
June 23, 2017 - 7:54 am
It was an incredible night for basketball fans, their favorite teams, and the 60 young men who will soon begin living their dream of playing in the NBA. Check out our list of every selection from the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft, including pending trades. Round 1 Selections: Philadelphia 76ers...
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