Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant (35) of the Golden State Warriors reacts after getting fouled by the Orlando Magic chases him during fourth quarter on November 26, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Sacramento Kings have evolved, plus injury updates on Shaun Livingston and Andre Iguodala

SACRAMENTO — Steve Kerr first met Sacramento Kings head coach Dave Joerger…

 

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors signals a three-point shot just made by guard Stephen Curry #30 (not shown) against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors get another crack at Raptors in possible NBA Finals preview

OAKLAND — Wednesday night's game between the Golden State Warriors and the…

 

Klay Thompson (11) of the Golden State Warriors gets surround during the game against Anthony Davis (23) and E'Twuan Moore (55) of the New Orleans Pelicans during the second quarter of the game on October 31, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Golden State Warriors set season-high in 3-point attempts in win over Milwaukee

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner MILWAUKEE — With the Splash…

 

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) handles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 31, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Golden State Warriors turn it around in second half and beat the Cavs 129-105

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner CLEVELAND — The Golden State Warriors'…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) handles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 31, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kevin Durant (35) of the Golden State Warriors reacts after getting fouled by the Orlando Magic chases him during fourth quarter on November 26, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kevin Durant drops 49 points in Golden State Warriors comeback win over Orlando

OAKLAND — Two hours before tip-off on Monday night, Steve Kerr acknowledged…

Kevin Durant (35) of the Golden State Warriors reacts after getting fouled by the Orlando Magic chases him during fourth quarter on November 26, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors sets-up for a jump shot against Jason Smith #14 of the Washington Wizards in the first quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.

Golden State Warriors escape with a win over young and resilient Sacramento Kings

OAKLAND — Dating back to 2014, when the Golden State Warriors hired…

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors sets-up for a jump shot against Jason Smith #14 of the Washington Wizards in the first quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.
Jordan Bell (2) of the Golden State Warriors dives and tries to save a ball from going out of bounds against the Portland Trail Blazers during second quarter of the game on November 23, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Jordan Bell’s dive helps Golden State Warriors duck a five-game losing streak

OAKLAND — Three-and-a-half minutes into the second quarter on Friday night, as…

Jordan Bell (2) of the Golden State Warriors dives and tries to save a ball from going out of bounds against the Portland Trail Blazers during second quarter of the game on November 23, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)
Forward Damion Jones (15) of the Golden State Warriors tries to block the path of Paul George (13) of the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first quarter of the game on November 21, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Golden State Warriors limp to fourth straight loss for first time since 2012-13

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND — Upon returning to…

Forward Damion Jones (15) of the Golden State Warriors tries to block the path of Paul George (13) of the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first quarter of the game on November 21, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors signals a three-point shot just made by guard Stephen Curry #30 (not shown) against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bonta Hill: Warriors would be in trouble without Kevin Durant

Camelot in the NBA is located on 7000 Coliseum Way in Oakland,…

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors signals a three-point shot just made by guard Stephen Curry #30 (not shown) against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Golden State Warriors drop fourth loss of the year as Draymond Green returns

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner Pushing the ball down court…

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) yells at referee David Jones (36) after being fouled at the rim by the Dallas Mavericks at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, on February 8, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Myers, Kerr speak on suspension of Draymond Green in spat with Kevin Durant

OAKLAND — A clearly-rattled and emotionally exhausted Bob Myers and Steve Kerr…

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) yells at referee David Jones (36) after being fouled at the rim by the Dallas Mavericks at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, on February 8, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Jonas Jerebko #21 of the Golden State Warriors drives towards the basket for a score past Austin Rivers #1 of the Washington Wizards during the fourth quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

With Draymond Green and Stephen Curry out, Golden State Warriors sleepwalk to win over Atlanta Hawks

OAKLAND — Over the past 24 hours, the Golden State Warriors have…

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Jonas Jerebko #21 of the Golden State Warriors drives towards the basket for a score past Austin Rivers #1 of the Washington Wizards during the fourth quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Draymond Green suspended by Golden State Warriors for argument with Kevin Durant

Following a tense on-court confrontation with Kevin Durant at the end of…

OAKLAND, CA - OCT 24: Forward Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 31: Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors gets surround during the game against Anthony Davis #23 and E'Twuan Moore #55 of the New Orleans Pelicans during the second quarter of the game on October 31, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)
OAKLAND, CA - OCT 31: Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors gets surround during the game against Anthony Davis #23 and E'Twuan Moore #55 of the New Orleans Pelicans during the second quarter of the game on October 31, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)
Guard Klay Thompson (11) of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Klay Thompson, Alfonzo McKinnie pull Warriors ahead in fourth quarter in win over Minnesota

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND — Before leaving the…

Guard Klay Thompson (11) of the Golden State Warriors defends against the Washington Wizards during the third quarter of the game on October 24, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrate after the Bulls call a timeout during the first half at the United Center Monday Oct. 29, 2018, in Chicago. (Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Klay Thompson sets single game three-point record as Warriors defeat Bulls 149-124

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner CHICAGO -- Golden State Warriors…

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrate after the Bulls call a timeout during the first half at the United Center Monday Oct. 29, 2018, in Chicago. (Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) takes the ball to the basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 31, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors hold off the Nets’ late run and escape with a win 120-114

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- For the…

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) takes the ball to the basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 31, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Amahje Emenike (left), 9, and Rahmore Sims, 11, play basketball at the new basketball courts on the new courts at Hunters Point Community Youth Park, made possible by the Good Tidings Foundation, Hope SF, the San Francisco Foundation and the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Kevin Durant impacts San Francisco community, as Hunters Point Community Youth Park opens new basketball courts

HUNTERS POINT — The tenements were razed four years ago, replaced with…

Amahje Emenike (left), 9, and Rahmore Sims, 11, play basketball at the new basketball courts on the new courts at Hunters Point Community Youth Park, made possible by the Good Tidings Foundation, Hope SF, the San Francisco Foundation and the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Kevin Durant (#35) smiles to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors went up against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Oracle Arena on Saturday Sept. 29. Durant turned 30 this day. (Mitchell Mylius / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kevin Durant, Warriors wake up in third quarter to beat Knicks

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner NEW YORK -- Kevin Durant, who…

Kevin Durant (#35) smiles to the crowd as the Golden State Warriors went up against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Oracle Arena on Saturday Sept. 29. Durant turned 30 this day. (Mitchell Mylius / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) handles the ball against the New Orleans Pelicans at Oracle Arena during Game 2 of the Western Semifinals in Oakland, California, on May 1, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors fourth-quarter surge not enough against Nuggets

By Rob Johnson Special to S.F. Examiner DENVER -- With the Golden…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) handles the ball against the New Orleans Pelicans at Oracle Arena during Game 2 of the Western Semifinals in Oakland, California, on May 1, 2018. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)