NBA All-Star Game

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry sits on the bench in the fourth quarter Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Leah Klafczynski/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)

Steph, LeBron draft All Star teams

OAKLAND — LeBron James picked first in Thursday's All Star Game draft,…

 

Golden State Warriors General Manager Bob Myers hands out All Star jerseys before the NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings at Oracle Arena on Wednesday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

KD and Russ ‘break the ice’ at All-Star game

Midway through the first quarter of the All-Star game on Sunday night,…

 

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) shown shooting a  3-pointer against the San Antonio Spurs at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on October 25, 2016, lost the 3-point contest on Saturday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Klay Thompson knocked out in opening round of 3-point contest

There was no repeat for Klay Thompson, the reigning champion of the…

 

Steve Kerr wasn’t happy with the outcome of the players’ vote for the NBA All-Star Game, ignoring that the game has been disappointing for years. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)

Here’s a vote for NBA All-Star Game as must-not-see TV

Warriors coach Steve Kerr is a bit peeved that so many players…

Steve Kerr wasn’t happy with the outcome of the players’ vote for the NBA All-Star Game, ignoring that the game has been disappointing for years. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Zaza Pachulia is always a fan favorite around All-Star voting time. (Courtesy ZazaPachulia.com)

Zaza Pachulia jokes about how he took over the NBA All-Star fan vote again

OAKLAND — Golden State Warriors' center/serial NBA All-Star vote hijacker Zaza Pachulia first…

Zaza Pachulia is always a fan favorite around All-Star voting time. (Courtesy ZazaPachulia.com)
Steve Kerr talks All-Star Game, while Raptors try to join Dubs' superteam stratosphere

Steve Kerr talks All-Star Game, while Raptors try to join Dubs’ superteam stratosphere

Here we go, #DubNation! It's time to #DubTheVote & send the Warriors…

Steve Kerr talks All-Star Game, while Raptors try to join Dubs' superteam stratosphere
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) takes the ball to the basket against the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on December 1, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Curry, Durant in favor of new NBA All-Star balloting format

OAKLAND — Following the NBA's announcement of a new system for electing All-Star…

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) takes the ball to the basket against the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on December 1, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kobe Bryant, seen here accepting his first NBA All-Star Game MVP, will participate in his last All Star Game on Sunday. (Dan Loh/2002 AP)

It’s Kobe’s world at final All-Star Game

TORONTO — Kobe Bryant answered questions in Spanish and Italian, raved about…

Kobe Bryant, seen here accepting his first NBA All-Star Game MVP, will participate in his last All Star Game on Sunday. (Dan Loh/2002 AP)
LeBron James insists he was as surprised as everyone else when he heard of David Blatt's firing. (Ben Margot/2015 AP)

Blatt’s All, Folks: LeBron Wanted Mark Jackson

In addition to revolutionizing basketball, the Warriors have contributed mightily to discombobulating…

LeBron James insists he was as surprised as everyone else when he heard of David Blatt's firing. (Ben Margot/2015 AP)
Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoIn this Feb. 12

Klay Thompson gives a glimpse of All-Star life in New York

NEW YORK — Klay Thompson walked off the elevator on the fifth…

Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoIn this Feb. 12
Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoSteve Kerr will be heading to New York as an All-Star coach with the Warriors.

Kerr coming to New York as an All-Star coach with Warriors

OAKLAND — Steve Kerr is smiling a lot these days. He can…

Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoSteve Kerr will be heading to New York as an All-Star coach with the Warriors.
Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoGolden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr

Expanded All-Star break presents new challenges this season

The All-Star break is almost here. The NBA's elite will flock to…

Frank Franklin II/AP PhotoGolden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoGolden State guards Stephan Curry and Klay Thompson will join six other players in the Three-Point Contest before the NBA All-Star Game.

Curry, Thompson to compete in 3-Point Contest

NEW YORK — Golden State guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson will…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoGolden State guards Stephan Curry and Klay Thompson will join six other players in the Three-Point Contest before the NBA All-Star Game.
Ben Margot/AP PhotoWarriors' shooting guard Klay Thompson is going to the All-Star Game.

Thompson makes it three Warriors going to All-Star Game

Klay Thompson is going to the All-Star Game. The Warriors’ shooting guard,…

Ben Margot/AP PhotoWarriors' shooting guard Klay Thompson is going to the All-Star Game.
Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoGolden State Warrior Stephan Curry (right) remains one of the leading NBA All-Star vote-getters alongside LeBron James after the second tally of fan ballots.

LeBron James, Steph Curry lead NBA All-Star voting

NEW YORK -- LeBron James and Stephen Curry remain the leading NBA…

Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoGolden State Warrior Stephan Curry (right) remains one of the leading NBA All-Star vote-getters alongside LeBron James after the second tally of fan ballots.
Mark Humphrey/APWarriors enforcer Andrew Bogut swats away a shot by Vince Carter during Golden State's Game 4 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Pair of Warriors will be busy during All-Star weekend

While many NBA players take advantage of a long break over the…

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