Catching up with old friends

Some former Warriors players are competing in the playoffs with their current teams. Here's a look at how they fared in the first games of the NBA postseason: Antawn Jamison, PF, Cavaliers: Jamison was instrumental in the Cavs' 96-83 win against the Chicago Bulls in the first game of their [...]

By | April 19th, 2010|6 Comments

What if the Warriors had traded for Stoudemire?

Do you remember last summer, when the Warriors backed away from a deal that involved Suns all-star power forward Amar'e Stoudemire? The Suns and Warriors had a deal on the table during last summer's draft that would have sent Stephen Curry, Andris Biedrins, Brandan Wright and Marco Belinelli [...]

By | April 2nd, 2010|15 Comments

Warriors take Cavaliers to the wire

The Warriors, in the first game after the Stephen Jackson trade, played well in defeat, getting to within three points late in a close game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Unfortunately, too many turnovers and missed shots down the stretch doomed the Warriors, who lost 114-108, in Cleveland. If Golden State [...]

By | November 17th, 2009|0 Comments

Warriors do well with Jackson trade

I don't know how you can look at today's trade and not call it a winner for the Warriors. When you consider that Stephen Jackson had 1) demanded a trade months ago, 2) never backed off that trade demand, 3) demonstrated enough erratic behavior to force the Warriors hand in [...]

By | November 16th, 2009|2 Comments

Warriors trade Jackson to Bobcats

The Golden State Warriors acquired guard Raja Bell and forward Vladimir Radmanovic from the Charlotte Bobcats in exchange for forward Stephen Jackson and guard Acie Law. Bell, 33, has appeared in five games for the Bobcats this season (all as a starter), averaging 12.0 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists [...]

By | November 16th, 2009|2 Comments

Warriors at Bucks: Game day preview

I'm sorry about the lack of analysis of Friday night's game. I've had a million other things going on and haven't been able to get to it. It's unfortunate, too, because there is a fair amount worth mentioning from the Warriors' win against the Knicks. Like ... Why did Anthony [...]

By | November 14th, 2009|1 Comment

Warriors 121, Knicks 107: Recap and box score

You must give credit to the Warriors for a well-played game. They were very impressive in sticking to the game plan of attacking the Knicks' lack of interior defense. They moved the ball and drove all the way to the basket time after time. It was an inspired performance and [...]

By | November 13th, 2009|2 Comments

Nelson: Warriors ‘a very difficult team to coach’

Often, when a team goes on the road, it’s a chance for players to band together, for a team to develop some chemistry. But for a dysfunctional squad like the Warriors, the lonely road has only served to intensify the team's discord. Yesterday, Monta Ellis blew up at coach Don [...]

By | November 13th, 2009|1 Comment

Stephen Jackson trade ideas, Part 2

This is the second batch of simulated trade offers for Stephen Jackson. If you haven't read Part 1, read it here. If you have read Part 1, you'll remember that I copped to being a nerd who plays a lot of NBA Live, the EA Sports NBA video game. And [...]

By | November 13th, 2009|11 Comments

End is near for ‘harder-than-hell-to-trade’ Jackson

By | November 12th, 2009|7 Comments