Draymond Green

You can trace how engaged the Golden State Warriors are directly to Draymond Green’s effort level. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors’ energy directly tied to Draymond Green’s

The Warriors’ Tuesday night win followed what has become a familiar script…

You can trace how engaged the Golden State Warriors are directly to Draymond Green’s effort level. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) high fives teammates during pre-game ceremonies before taking on the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on October 17, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors have four All Stars again

OAKLAND — As a captain in the upcoming All Star Game, Stephen…

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) high fives teammates during pre-game ceremonies before taking on the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on October 17, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green puts the ball up over Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dwyane Wade in the second quarter Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Leah Klafczynski/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)

Draymond Green expresses sympathy for Larry Nassar’s victims, believes Michigan State will overcome scandal

OAKLAND — Convicted sexual predator Larry Nassar being allowed to practice for…

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green puts the ball up over Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dwyane Wade in the second quarter Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Leah Klafczynski/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James defends Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant in the third quarter Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers lost to the Warriors 118-108.  (Leah Klafczynski/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)

What you need to know from the Warriors beating the Cavs — again

After a suspect first-half showing, the Golden State Warriors sprinted past the…

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James defends Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant in the third quarter Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers lost to the Warriors 118-108.  (Leah Klafczynski/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)
David West regularly provides business advice to his teammates on the Warriors. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

David West talks mentorship, bitcoin-strategy and life after basketball

Now more than halfway through his 15th NBA season, David West plays…

David West regularly provides business advice to his teammates on the Warriors. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Draymond Green greets Dr. Dre at the Golden State Warriors’ practice facility in Oakland on Tuesday. (Courtesy Sam Hustis/KNBR)

Warriors welcome Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine for annual business and basketball meeting

OAKLAND — The Golden State Warriors aren’t easily starstruck. Why would they…

Draymond Green greets Dr. Dre at the Golden State Warriors’ practice facility in Oakland on Tuesday. (Courtesy Sam Hustis/KNBR)
Draymond Green scored a season high on Monday against the Denver Nuggets. (Photo by Joel Angel Juarez / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Draymond Green keeps his cool, gets hot from the floor

OAKLAND — About six hours after the NBA served Draymond Green with…

Draymond Green scored a season high on Monday against the Denver Nuggets. (Photo by Joel Angel Juarez / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry, seen here Oct. 17, continued his incredible play since returning from injury against the Houston Rockets on Thursday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

What you need to know from the Warriors’ frenetic win over the Rockets

Even with Kevin Durant and James Harden missing out, the Golden State…

Stephen Curry, seen here Oct. 17, continued his incredible play since returning from injury against the Houston Rockets on Thursday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry hit the game winner in another incredible performance coming off injury, but it wasn’t all pretty for the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday in Dallas. (Andy Jacobsohn/Dallas Morning News/TNS)

What you need to know from the Warriors’ precarious win over the Mavs

Even after the Golden State Warriors squandered a 10-point advantage in the…

Stephen Curry hit the game winner in another incredible performance coming off injury, but it wasn’t all pretty for the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday in Dallas. (Andy Jacobsohn/Dallas Morning News/TNS)
Draymond Green leads the NBA in technical fouls and is six more away from a suspension, but the Warriors don’t see a reason to change his approach. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Draymond Green leads NBA in technical fouls but Warriors aren’t worried

Draymond Green’s last game of 2017 didn’t go as planned. The All-Star…

Draymond Green leads the NBA in technical fouls and is six more away from a suspension, but the Warriors don’t see a reason to change his approach. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Draymond Green doesn't care for the NBA's last two-minute reports. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Draymond Green blasts NBA’s last two-minute reports

The Golden State Warriors and the NBA’s officials haven’t agreed on much…

Draymond Green doesn't care for the NBA's last two-minute reports. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Jordan Bell has played well while he's been in the starting lineup. But for how much longer will that be the case. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Jordan Bell seizes opportunity to shine in starting role for Warriors

OAKLAND — Time stops when Jordan Bell soars into the air to…

Jordan Bell has played well while he's been in the starting lineup. But for how much longer will that be the case. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Steve Kerr said Stephen Curry tested his side-to-side motion on Wednesday for the first time since suffering a sprained ankle. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Steve Kerr provides update for injured Warriors: Draymond, Zaza, Steph advance in healing process

OAKLAND — Five members of the Golden State Warriors will miss Wednesday's…

Steve Kerr said Stephen Curry tested his side-to-side motion on Wednesday for the first time since suffering a sprained ankle. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry, shown on October 29, 2017, is progressing "well," according to head coach Steve Kerr. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Curry ‘coming along well,’ Green and Pachulia to miss out vs. Blazers

OAKLAND — After Stephen Curry was spotted getting a workout in at…

Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry, shown on October 29, 2017, is progressing "well," according to head coach Steve Kerr. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)
David West dunked all over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday, when the Warriors were able to win despite missing several starters. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors hold off Blazers to open homestand on winning note

OAKLAND — Playing without sixty percent of the starting five, the Golden…

David West dunked all over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday, when the Warriors were able to win despite missing several starters. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant (35)  signals to his teammates during a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Detroit Pistons in Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Sunday, October 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors weather late storm to conclude club’s 1st 6-0 road trip

Kevin Durant produced such a virtuoso performance that Stephen Curry had to…

Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant (35)  signals to his teammates during a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Detroit Pistons in Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Sunday, October 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Willie Cauley-Stein dunks during the second half of the Sacramento Kings VS Golden State Warriors game at Oakland's Oracle Arena on Monday, November 27th, 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors’ loss to Kings opens Steve Kerr to poorly conceived criticism

OAKLAND — Amazing what can happen when a team is without its…

Willie Cauley-Stein dunks during the second half of the Sacramento Kings VS Golden State Warriors game at Oakland's Oracle Arena on Monday, November 27th, 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry, shown on Saturday, November 11, 2017, went for 33 against the Bulls. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Curry’s emphatic 2nd quarter powers Warriors to easy win over Bulls

OAKLAND — Even before the 28-footer had crashed through the net, Stephen Curry…

Stephen Curry, shown on Saturday, November 11, 2017, went for 33 against the Bulls. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kevin Durant and Draymond Green are out on Friday night. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Durant sits out with ankle sprain, as rest grows on Draymond

OAKLAND — The Warriors will be hosting the Chicago Bulls sans Kevin…

Kevin Durant and Draymond Green are out on Friday night. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Steve Kerr is coaching game No. 300 on Tuesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Steph Curry, Warriors barrel past 76ers thanks to explosive 3rd quarter

The Golden State Warriors outscored the Philadelphia 76ers by 32 points in…

Steve Kerr is coaching game No. 300 on Tuesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)