Don Nelson is gone, but his legacy remains, which is a problem for the Warriors.Nelson liked to play smaller-but-quicker players who could score a lot of points. Defense? No problem. We’ll just outscore other teams.When Keith Smart took over as coach before last season, he said his emphasis would be on defense and rebounding. Read More
The Warriors are dealing, and it would be prudent for Monta Ellis not to sign any long-term leases in Oakland. He may be the next to leave.
The big deal was the trade for All-Star power forward David Lee, which sent Anthony Randolph, Ronny Turiaf and Kelenna Azubuike to the New York Knicks. Warriors GM Larry Riley followed up by signing free agent forward Dorell Wright. Read More
Team USA’s fabulous sense of joy following Landon Donovan’s stoppage-time goal against Algeria can only be matched by a huge sigh of relief from FIFA. Read More
Warriors general manager Larry Riley talked more of last year’s selection, Stephen Curry, than of this year’s at a predraft meeting with a few members of the media, but he did have some interesting remarks about the team’s future.
Frankly, I didn’t expect Riley to give anything away. Read More