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Draymond Green and LeBron James had a dustup in Game 4 of the NBA finals. (Ron Schwane/AP)

More Green nonsense arises as Warriors take 3-1 series lead

CLEVELAND — This is a day the Warriors and their fans should be…

 

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots against Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams during the second half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oakland on Monday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Curry punishes OKC big men, Dubs advance

OAKLAND — The days of successfully switching a big man onto Stephen…

 

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after Game 7 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oakland on Monday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Familiar feeling returns to Warriors fans at Oracle

It was Steph. It was defense. It was Shaun. It was the…

 

Anchored by a resurgent Andrew Bogut, the Golden State Warriors' defense was much improved in Game 5 on Thursday. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Golden State’s quest for title No. 5 survives Game 5

OAKLAND — The Golden State Warriors extended their season at least one…

Anchored by a resurgent Andrew Bogut, the Golden State Warriors' defense was much improved in Game 5 on Thursday. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Klay Thompson (11) reacts in the final moments against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. The Thunder won 118-94. (Sue Ogrocki/AP)

For stumbling Warriors, it’s back to drawing board

Five takeaways from Game 4 of The Blowout Formerly Known As The…

Klay Thompson (11) reacts in the final moments against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. The Thunder won 118-94. (Sue Ogrocki/AP)
Russell Westbrook (0) celebrates against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (Sue Ogrocki/AP)

Golden State blown out in back-to-back contests in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY — It was a disastrous trip to Oklahoma City for…

Russell Westbrook (0) celebrates against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (Sue Ogrocki/AP)
The Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder return to the southwest for Game 3 today. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Western Conference Finals shifts to enemy territory

The Golden State Warriors return to Oklahoma City tonight for the first…

The Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder return to the southwest for Game 3 today. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
The Golden State Warriors effectively contained Kevin Durant in the second half by sending multiple defenders at him. The former MVP finished the contest with eight turnovers. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Dominating after halftime keys Champs’ equalizer

OAKLAND — Win the third quarter, win the game. That’s been the…

The Golden State Warriors effectively contained Kevin Durant in the second half by sending multiple defenders at him. The former MVP finished the contest with eight turnovers. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
The Thunder dominated the second half of Game 1 by forcing turnovers and disrupting the Warriors’ offense. The Dubs said Tuesday that the problem is execution, not design. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Warriors determined to return to their signature style in Game 2

Since Steve Kerr took over two seasons ago, the Golden State Warriors…

The Thunder dominated the second half of Game 1 by forcing turnovers and disrupting the Warriors’ offense. The Dubs said Tuesday that the problem is execution, not design. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Russell Westbrook’s overwhelming third quarter spurred the Thunder to a Game 1 win over the Golden State Warriors. He finished with 27 points, 12 assists and seven steals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Warriors in uncharted territory under Kerr after Game 1 defeat

OAKLAND — In a season full of firsts for the Golden State…

Russell Westbrook’s overwhelming third quarter spurred the Thunder to a Game 1 win over the Golden State Warriors. He finished with 27 points, 12 assists and seven steals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
The excitement of the NBA Playoffs can finally get under way with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors ready to do battle in the Western Conference Finals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

’Bout time: NBA needs Thunder-Warriors clash

OK, now that the jayvee games are over finally, can we start…

The excitement of the NBA Playoffs can finally get under way with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors ready to do battle in the Western Conference Finals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)