Luke Walton

Interim head coach Luke Walton converses with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant after his 1-for-14 shooting night last week, when Warriors broke NBA record for best start. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Memo to NBA: Walton is 18-0, not 0-0

They are seamless, selfless and flawless in their ongoing Kerr-lessness, making the…

Interim head coach Luke Walton converses with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant after his 1-for-14 shooting night last week, when Warriors broke NBA record for best start. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after making a 3-point basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Oakland on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Sweet 16: Warriors make NBA history

The Warriors made more history at Oracle Arena on Tuesday night. They…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after making a 3-point basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Oakland on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Draymond Green likes to engage opponents in verbal spats, but he must draw a line to avoid fights and suspensions. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Warriors’ start impressive — and mostly meaningless

The Warriors have the look of greatness about them, so much so…

Draymond Green likes to engage opponents in verbal spats, but he must draw a line to avoid fights and suspensions. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
The Golden State Warriors will look to make NBA history by becoming the first team to win 16 consecutive games to start a season. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

As history calls, chill over chatter

The only sensation better than perfection is when it’s done with swag…

The Golden State Warriors will look to make NBA history by becoming the first team to win 16 consecutive games to start a season. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton, center, confers with players during a time out against the Denver Nuggets in the game Sunday. Golden State won 118-105. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Proud Warriors disprove the haters

The Vindication Tour rolls on with a vengeance. The Warriors made history…

Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton, center, confers with players during a time out against the Denver Nuggets in the game Sunday. Golden State won 118-105. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Stephen Curry, left, looks to move past the Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, in Minneapolis. The Warriors won  129-116. (Jim Mone/AP)

Best show in sports: Curry 46, Dubs 10-0

MINNEAPOLIS — Stephen Curry dribbled across midcourt in the third quarter and…

Stephen Curry, left, looks to move past the Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, in Minneapolis. The Warriors won  129-116. (Jim Mone/AP)
While the Warriors await Steve Kerr's return, Luke Walton has handled the transition to interim coach as well as possible. (Ben Margot/AP)

No Kerr? Trust Cool Head Luke

So here it was, the dreaded blindspot, the first time Steve Kerr’s…

While the Warriors await Steve Kerr's return, Luke Walton has handled the transition to interim coach as well as possible. (Ben Margot/AP)
Stephen Curry, left, will face Ty Lawson and his new team, the Houston Rockets, in a rematch of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday. (Charlie Neibergall/AP)

Mouthy Lawson awaits Curry

The Warriors are headed to Houston for a date with the Rockets…

Stephen Curry, left, will face Ty Lawson and his new team, the Houston Rockets, in a rematch of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday. (Charlie Neibergall/AP)
Warriors interim coach Luke Walton gestures on the sideline during Golden State's 11-95 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. (Ben Margot/AP)

Walton passes first test with ease

Steve Kerr, you’re fired! Hey, as a giddy sellout crowd at Oracle…

Warriors interim coach Luke Walton gestures on the sideline during Golden State's 11-95 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. (Ben Margot/AP)
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh, left, will face the former team of his brother, ex-49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, at Levi’s Stadium on Sunday. (Nick Wass/AP)

Payback? John Harbaugh needs ‘W’

Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh was prepared for someone to pop the…

Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh, left, will face the former team of his brother, ex-49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, at Levi’s Stadium on Sunday. (Nick Wass/AP)
Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton gives instructions to James Michael McAdoo (20) during the  preseason game against the Toronto Raptors on Monday.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

‘Nervous’ Walton has serious challenge

It was a few minutes before his first game as Warriors’ interim…

Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton gives instructions to James Michael McAdoo (20) during the  preseason game against the Toronto Raptors on Monday.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Warriors' Klay Thompson, right, dribbles past Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan during the first half of a preseason game Monday.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Barboza, Thompson lead Warriors past Raptors 95-87

SAN JOSE — Leandro Barbosa scored 15 points, Klay Thompson added 14…

Warriors' Klay Thompson, right, dribbles past Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan during the first half of a preseason game Monday.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
From left, Warriors coach Luke Walton sits alongside Stephen Curry and David Lee during a Feb. 22 game against the Indiana Pacers. Walton will serve as Golden State’s interim head coach in the absence of Steve Kerr, who is dealing with back problems. (R Brent Smith/AP)

Walton ready as Kerr faces ‘scary stuff’

As far back as his final years as a player, Luke Walton…

From left, Warriors coach Luke Walton sits alongside Stephen Curry and David Lee during a Feb. 22 game against the Indiana Pacers. Walton will serve as Golden State’s interim head coach in the absence of Steve Kerr, who is dealing with back problems. (R Brent Smith/AP)
Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is expected to return from his severe back injury in three weeks, on Opening Night at Oracle Arena. Luke Walton will serve as the team’s interim coach until Kerr returns. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Kerr health deadline: Opening night

He may look young and act even younger, such as the day…

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is expected to return from his severe back injury in three weeks, on Opening Night at Oracle Arena. Luke Walton will serve as the team’s interim coach until Kerr returns. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
Steve Kerr smiles as he walks past team employees after landing in Oakland on Wednesday, one day after his Warriors won the NBA Finals in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

New age, old school: Kerr a revelation

CLEVELAND — The cop wasn’t letting the youngster onto the court, not…

Steve Kerr smiles as he walks past team employees after landing in Oakland on Wednesday, one day after his Warriors won the NBA Finals in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)