Your take: Paul to the Warriors?

Chris Paul and Tyson Chandler to the Warriors? Where do we sign up? Or ... not so fast?

By | December 6th, 2011|14 Comments

NBA is back, which means Ellis is back on trading block

ESPN.com's Ric Bucher reported on SportsCenter Wednesday (and then Tweeted it, which is where I learned the news) that the Warriors have offered Monta Ellis (and change) to the Memphis Grizzlies for Rudy Gay.

By | November 30th, 2011|9 Comments

Warriors in pursuit of Amundson

According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Warriors are one of four teams trying to sign free agent Louis Amundson. The high-energy power forward, who averaged 4.7 points, 4.4 rebounds and 0.9 blocks in 14.8 minutes per game last season with the Suns, is closing in on a decision between [...]

By | August 18th, 2010|3 Comments

Hornets brass backs up talk

Do you remember when Chris Paul wanted to be traded? Then he met with the Hornets general manager and coach and was impressed enough by their pitch that he changed his mind? Well, it seems the Hornets brass wasn't just blowing smoke. They seem to recognize what they have in [...]

By | August 11th, 2010|11 Comments

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

Trading Monta Ellis: Part 1

Are the Warriors going to trade Monta Ellis? Nobody really knows for sure. It seems like dealing Ellis and Andris Biedrins and their large contracts may be a priority for the new owners, but there's no concrete evidence they feel that way. ESPN ran with a reference from Tim Kawakami's [...]

By | July 30th, 2010|17 Comments

Rudy Fernandez available: Any interest?

I just heard a report from the Oregonian's Jason Quick that the Blazers are aggressively shopping shooting guard Rudy Fernandez. Quick said that three teams: the Celtics, the Bulls and the Knicks are emerging as likely landing spots for Fernandez. Trades being discussed are of two varieties: Fernandez for a [...]

By | July 27th, 2010|10 Comments

Chris Paul’s statement after meeting

Chris Paul released the following statement after meeting with the Hornets on Monday morning: The meeting went well.  It was great to get an opportunity to sit down with Coach Williams, President Weber and our new General Manager Dell Demps. I expressed my desire to win and I like what [...]

By | July 26th, 2010|1 Comment

Crazy trade idea: Yao to Warriors

Bill Simmons, ESPN's "Sports Guy," is having some fun putting together three- and four-team trade ideas centered around Chris Paul and is posted them to his twitter feed. First of all, Simmons has to have the funnest job in the world. Second of all, one of his trade proposals involves [...]

By | July 24th, 2010|12 Comments

Chris Paul: Part 2

Two questions concerning Chris Paul: Are the Warriors interested at all in pursuing him? I don't know if they are, though I believe they should be. The only doubt I have about Paul on this roster is that it puts two starting point guards together. But I think Paul's talent squashes [...]

By | July 22nd, 2010|9 Comments