Rick Welts

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Karl Buscheck
June 28, 2019 - 10:57 am
With free agency looming on Sunday, the Warriors have inked Bob Myers and Rick Welts, the club’s top two execs, to multi-year deals. The news was announced on Friday morning, Marc Stein of The New York Times had the scoop. Myers is the Warriors’ president of basketball ops/GM. Welts is president...
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Karl Buscheck
March 29, 2019 - 12:36 pm
Business is booming at Chase Center, future home of the back-to-back champion Warriors. The team has already made an unprecedented $2 billion in revenue from the new building, in the form of tickets, suites and sponsorships, according to president and COO Rick Welts. Welts revealed hat figure in an...
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Karl Buscheck
January 04, 2019 - 12:15 pm
With “Steiny and Guru” broadcasting live from Chase Center Experience on Friday morning, Rick Welts, the club president and COO, and Tim Hardaway, the Run TMC legend, swung by for an engaging conversation. Tim Hardaway and Rick Welts join Steinmetz and Guru When Welts was asked about the challenge...
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Community Champions
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Anna Kagarakis
November 19, 2018 - 3:36 pm
In the latest episode, Anna Kagarakis sits down with Warriors President Rick Welts and discusses an amazing feat from the Warriors Community Foundation; joins Jerry Rice and current 49er Jimmie Ward at a bowling event; then shares how some of the Bay Area teams are helping those hit hard with the...
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Karl Buscheck
October 22, 2018 - 12:02 pm
The Golden State Warriors are set to do a good deed on Monday night, presenting Rong Niu, aka Red Panda, will a brand-new, custom-made unicycle. President & COO Rick Welts will present the famed Red Panda with her gift before she takes the halftime stage during the Warriors’ Tuesday night...
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Karl Buscheck
September 06, 2018 - 4:23 pm
Rick Welts, who’s set to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, swung by “The Damon Bruce Show” on Thursday afternoon. Welts, the back-to-back champs prez/COO, discussed his upcoming honor, his stewardship over the building of the Chase Center. Oh, and Beyoncé. . @Warriors prez/COO...
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Gianna Franco
August 22, 2018 - 2:22 pm
The tour began with four words every Warriors fan wants to hear. "We are on schedule." That's what Rick Welts, the Golden State president and COO, said as he guided us through the construcion site of Chase Center. The good news is, the new arena is expected to open for the 2019-2020 Warriors season...
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Karl Buscheck
August 21, 2018 - 3:17 pm
Leaning over the concrete railing that runs along the top floor of the UCSF Medical Center parking garage, Third Street rushes through the Mission Bay neighborhood, 50 feet below. AT&T Park — and its giant green light fixtures — is visible off in the distance. Just across from the parking...
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Karl Buscheck
March 31, 2018 - 9:30 pm
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced on Saturday morning that Rick Welts, the Warriors president and chief operating officer, will be a part of this year's class of 13 inductees. Welts, who's been with the Warriors since 2011, boasts an NBA résumé of better than 40 years of...
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Karl Buscheck
January 17, 2018 - 12:35 pm
On the one-year anniversary of the Warriors ground-breaking ceremony for the club's new stadium, president and COO Rick Welts joined "Mornings W/ Joe, Lo & Dibs" on Wednesday to provide the latest update on the construction of Chase Center. “A year ago we had dancing cranes and acrobats...and I...
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