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Stephen Curry scored 30 points on Sunday, when the Golden State Warriors blew out the Miami Heat. (David Santiago/Miami Herald/TNS)

Warriors soak up the sun, cool the Heat

It’s a familiar story for the 2017-18 Golden State Warriors: On Sunday,…

Stephen Curry scored 30 points on Sunday, when the Golden State Warriors blew out the Miami Heat. (David Santiago/Miami Herald/TNS)
Stephen Curry, seen here Nov. 11, improved his jump shot in overtime after struggling for most of the contest on Wednesday. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors, Steph Curry hit shots when they need to, beat tough Lakers squad

Two shots was all Stephen Curry needed. The former back-to-back MVP made…

Stephen Curry, seen here Nov. 11, improved his jump shot in overtime after struggling for most of the contest on Wednesday. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Warriors are experimenting with rotations and will play Jordan Bell more in the future. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors utilize early season to take ‘Strength in Numbers’ to new level

OAKLAND — When you’ve been to the NBA Finals for three straight…

The Warriors are experimenting with rotations and will play Jordan Bell more in the future. (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)
It’s must-see TV every time the Warriors play in Oklahoma City, even before Kevin Durant spurned the Thunder fanbase. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Can the Warriors deliver another signature moment in Oklahoma City?

The game between the Golden State Warriors and their rival Oklahoma City…

It’s must-see TV every time the Warriors play in Oklahoma City, even before Kevin Durant spurned the Thunder fanbase. (Stan Olszewski/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)
Boston Celtics forward Al Horford celebrates late in the game against the Orlando Magic on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. Boston won the game, 104-88. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)

Warriors surrender pair of 17-point leads as 7-game win streak ends in Boston

On a night when the Golden State Warriors were held to a…

Boston Celtics forward Al Horford celebrates late in the game against the Orlando Magic on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. Boston won the game, 104-88. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Kevin Durant, seen here Nov. 13th, saved the day for the Warriors on Saturday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors roll past Magic as Curry rests

OAKLAND — On a night when Stephen Curry never emerged from the locker…

Kevin Durant, seen here Nov. 13th, saved the day for the Warriors on Saturday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant (35) celebrates a basket during a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Philadelphia 76ers in Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Saturday, November 11, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Durant takes over early as Warriors win 6th in a row

OAKLAND — Late in the first quarter on Saturday night, after Joel Embiid…

Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant (35) celebrates a basket during a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Philadelphia 76ers in Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Saturday, November 11, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Steve Kerr is coaching game No. 300 on Tuesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

VIDEO: Kerr praises Curry for ‘Players’ Tribune’ essay, calls him a ‘real leader’

OAKLAND — Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr, famous for his thoughtful…

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

No Durant, no problem — Warriors fly past Wolves

OAKLAND — Stephen Curry sauntered toward the bench just inside the final…

Steve Kerr is coaching game No. 300 on Tuesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Who's going to stop Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors? (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors roll promising Wolves team without Kevin Durant, flex on rest of NBA in process

OAKLAND — Kevin Durant missed a start for the first time this…

Who's going to stop Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors? (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Kevon Looney (5) has looked like a totally different player for the Golden State Warriors this season. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Rise of Warriors’ young big men leads to unexpected dilemma for Steve Kerr

OAKLAND — Steve Kerr finds himself confronting an unusual problem in the…

Kevon Looney (5) has looked like a totally different player for the Golden State Warriors this season. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry rises for a layup against the Miami Heat on Monday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Steve Kerr defends Steph Curry’s merits as a ‘two-way player’

Asked whether Stephen Curry, the two-time MVP, who’s famous for his long-range…

Stephen Curry rises for a layup against the Miami Heat on Monday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Steve Kerr wasn’t happy with the way his team played in the early part of the season. After rolling through a three-game road trip, his group appears to have corrected some of the things that bothered him. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Will Detroit debacle be viewed as wake-up call for Warriors?

The Golden State Warriors enjoyed their abbreviated offseason and it showed. Head…

Steve Kerr wasn’t happy with the way his team played in the early part of the season. After rolling through a three-game road trip, his group appears to have corrected some of the things that bothered him. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry went off on Saturday. (Xia Yifang/Xinhua/Sipa USA/TNS)

Warriors hammer the Nuggets to close out perfect road trip

After handling the Los Angeles Clippers by 28 points and toppling the…

Stephen Curry went off on Saturday. (Xia Yifang/Xinhua/Sipa USA/TNS)
Steve Kerr, seen here October 17. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors cruise past Spurs after overcoming 19-point deficit

Three nights after dismantling the Los Angeles Clippers by 28 points, the…

Steve Kerr, seen here October 17. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (30) shoots for two points 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 come up short in 4th-quarter rescue attempt

OAKLAND — After commanding a 14-point advantage in the first half, the Golden…

Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (30) shoots for two points 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)
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) high fives Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) after his lay up during fourth half of an NBA basketball game against Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors rally past Wizards after Draymond’s ejection

OAKLAND — Trailing by as much as 18 points in the second half,…

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) high fives Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) after his lay up during fourth half of an NBA basketball game against Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots a three pointer which tied the game during fourth half of an NBA basketball game against Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Durant and Curry lead late burst to salvage win

OAKLAND — With just over a minute left on the clock and the…

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots a three pointer which tied the game during fourth half of an NBA basketball game against Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)