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OAKLAND, CA - NOV 5: Quinn Cook #4 of the Golden State Warriors against the Memphis Grizzlies during the fourth quarter of the game on November 5, 2018 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio - Special to S.F. Examiner)

Quinn Cook stayed sharp during time on bench, produces in win over Grizzlies

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND — With a step…

 

Stephen Curry. shown on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, sprained his right ankle again on Wednesday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Curry lights up Oracle Arena on 1st day back at school

OAKLAND — On Stephen Curry’s way to Oracle Arena, where he’d drop…

 

Stephen Curry is just four 3-pointers away from claiming the second-best shooting season in NBA history. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Klay Thompson, Steph Curry splash the Warriors past the Grizzlies

OAKLAND — You didn’t have to convince Memphis Grizzlies head coach David…

 

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) taks to referee Sean Corbin (33) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings at Oracle Arena on Friday, March 24, 2017 in Oakland, Calif. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Steve Kerr confident NBA will solve circumstances that lead to stars resting

OAKLAND — Resting stars has been a major talking point about the…

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) taks to referee Sean Corbin (33) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings at Oracle Arena on Friday, March 24, 2017 in Oakland, Calif. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry scoring 40 on Friday night against the Grizzlies wasn't enough. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors produce ‘atrocious’ collapse in OT loss to Grizzlies

OAKLAND — On a night when the Golden State Warriors never trailed during…

Stephen Curry scoring 40 on Friday night against the Grizzlies wasn't enough. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Grizzlies play hard and scrappy, and could offer the best blueprint for how to beat the Warriors. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Grizzles’ style is opposite Warriors, could be a problem for Golden State

The Warriors have played 25 games in which they’ve logged 30 or…

The Grizzlies play hard and scrappy, and could offer the best blueprint for how to beat the Warriors. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates in the second half of Saturday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies. (Brandon Dill/AP)

The dream of 73 still alive: Dubs beat Grizzlies by 1

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One record matched, one more to go for the…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates in the second half of Saturday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies. (Brandon Dill/AP)
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, center, and guard Tony Allen in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (Brandon Dill/AP)

Champs 9-0 after more Curry magic

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Warriors haven’t started a season this well in…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, center, and guard Tony Allen in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (Brandon Dill/AP)
Stephen Curry was in midseason form Monday night, scoring 30 points in the Warriors' 119-69 blowout win over the Memphis Grizzlies. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Player of Week? Try Sportsman of Year

Admire, if you dare, the inflated post-deflation numbers of Tom Brady. Salute,…

Stephen Curry was in midseason form Monday night, scoring 30 points in the Warriors' 119-69 blowout win over the Memphis Grizzlies. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Ben Margot/apAfter five decades of decidedly mixed results

Spander: At last, Warriors are the team in The City

Eight years it’s been since the Warriors, finally out their funk and…

Ben Margot/apAfter five decades of decidedly mixed results
AP Photo/Mark HumphreyGolden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) dribbles past Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50)

Mariotti: Warriors move into championship mode after Curry (62-footer) leads clincher

MEMPHIS — Oh, they talked about it. Damn right they talked about…

AP Photo/Mark HumphreyGolden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) dribbles past Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50)
AP Photo/Mark HumphreyGolden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures as Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) walks behind during the second half of Game 6 of a second-round NBA basketball Western Conference playoff series Friday

Warriors advance to Western final, beating Memphis 108-95

Stephen Curry practices tough shots every day. The MVP came up with…

AP Photo/Mark HumphreyGolden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) gestures as Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) walks behind during the second half of Game 6 of a second-round NBA basketball Western Conference playoff series Friday
Ben Margot/AP file photoDraymond Green (23)

Mariotti: Another break for charmed Warriors after shameful loss by rival Clippers

They are charmed and mojoed, to the point you may understand why…

Ben Margot/AP file photoDraymond Green (23)
Ben Margot/AP file photoAfter impressive back-to-back wins

Warriors don’t aim to mess around in Game 6

OAKLAND — The fates of two teams changed in the Western Conference…

Ben Margot/AP file photoAfter impressive back-to-back wins
Ben Margot/APGrizzlies guard Tony Allen didn't play in Game 5 due to a hamstring injury

Allen is down, Grizzlies are out

OAKLAND — There would be no obstruction this time, no way for…

Ben Margot/APGrizzlies guard Tony Allen didn't play in Game 5 due to a hamstring injury
R Brent Smith/AP File PhotoHarrison Barnes has been the silent difference maker and the most consistent player throughout the playoffs for the Golden State Warriors.

Balls: Unsung Barnes does Wilkes impersonation

OAKLAND — It may come as a surprise to many that Harrison…

R Brent Smith/AP File PhotoHarrison Barnes has been the silent difference maker and the most consistent player throughout the playoffs for the Golden State Warriors.
Ben Margot/APAn elated Stephen Curry celebrates after hitting a shot in the first half of the Warriors’ pivotal Game 5 win.

Mariotti: Curry lights up Oracle, Warriors win with defense as Mayweather booed

OAKLAND — Sitting courtside, Floyd Mayweather watched Stephen Curry like the rest…

Ben Margot/APAn elated Stephen Curry celebrates after hitting a shot in the first half of the Warriors’ pivotal Game 5 win.
Ben Margot/APWarriors star Stephen Curry celebrates during the first half of Game 5 against the Grizzlies on Wednesday.

Warriors move within win of conference finals

OAKLAND — Before Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals, Memphis Grizzlies…

Ben Margot/APWarriors star Stephen Curry celebrates during the first half of Game 5 against the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
Tony Dejak/AP file photoSt. Mary’s alum Matthew Dellavedova

Balls: Warriors to Allen: Just shoot — please?

Remember when Memphis Grizzlies brick-thrower Tony Allen shouted “First-team All-Defense!” after a…

Tony Dejak/AP file photoSt. Mary’s alum Matthew Dellavedova
Mark Humphrey/APWarriors enforcer Andrew Bogut swats away a shot by Vince Carter during Golden State's Game 4 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Grizzlies, Warriors set to match wits in Game 5

OAKLAND — The NBA playoffs are a test of wills both physical…

Mark Humphrey/APWarriors enforcer Andrew Bogut swats away a shot by Vince Carter during Golden State's Game 4 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.