Trading Monta Ellis: Part 2

In Friday's entry, we explored the possibility that the new ownership of the Warriors might want to trade Monta Ellis. We then looked at the kind of teams that would be most interested in acquiring Ellis and the kind of pieces the Warriors would want back in a trade. Remember, [...]

By | July 31st, 2010|16 Comments

Update: Warriors draft Udoh with sixth pick

The Sacramento Kings selected Kentucky big man DeMarcus Cousins, so for those Warriors fans who were hoping he would slip to No. 6, I'm sorry. The Warriors drafted Baylor PF Ekpe Udoh with the sixth overall pick. It wasn't a smoke-screen after all. I'll have more on this later. Enjoy [...]

By | June 24th, 2010|11 Comments

Lottery mock draft

Here's my mock draft for the top 14 picks in Thursday's draft. This mock is running on C1 of The Press Democrat sports section Thursday. The Warriors hold the No. 6 overall pick in the first round of today’s NBA draft (4:30 p.m., ESPN). Rumors have the Warriors selecting Baylor [...]

By | June 23rd, 2010|2 Comments

Kawakami: Randolph deal could be for Love

Tim Kawakami writes in his Talking Points blog that the trade talks between the Warriors and Timberwolves might be a swap of Anthony Randolph for Kevin Love. Read the article here. Kevin Love is a big power forward who would help one Warriors area of weakness -- rebounding -- but not [...]

By | June 4th, 2010|15 Comments

Who would you choose at No. 4?

Obviously, the news about Anthony Randolph, the Timberwolves' No. 4 pick and the Warriors is just rumor. At this point, it's very possible that the talks have come and gone and this is just something that will rile up the hopes of some Warriors fans. But ... if it is [...]

By | June 3rd, 2010|7 Comments

ESPN has Cousins to Warriors in latest mock

ESPN's Chad Ford has Kentucky center DeMarcus Cousins dropping to the Warriors at No. 6 in his latest mock draft (version 3.0). Check out the entire mock here (you'll need ESPN Insider to read it). Here's what Ford had to say about the prospect of Cousins slipping to the Warriors: [...]

By | May 26th, 2010|6 Comments