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Golden State Of Mind

Will the Warriors reunite with any of their former players?

Photo by Nhat V. Meyer/MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via A few are available. Is a reunion in the works? No. Oh, sorry, were you expecting an actual article, with a lead-in, body, and conclusion? OK, I can do that too. I guess. There’s been a lot of talk about the Golden State Warriors adding some reinforcements to their roster. Those talks have calmed down a little bit since James Wiseman and Kevon Looney returned from injury, but they’re still there. There are obvious obstacles. Mychal Mulder’s contract became fully guaranteed last week, which means the...

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Steve Kerr on Draymond Green’s condition after leaving game with injury

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr believes that Draymond Green is fine. Or at least, he hopes. The three-time All-Star had to leave their game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday early after appearing to have tweaked his ankle in the opening half. After the blowout loss, Kerr mentioned that Green told him at […] The post Steve Kerr on Draymond Green’s condition after leaving game with injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers News: Damian Jones Discusses Debut Against Warriors, Severity Of Back Injury

Albeit in a short stint, Damian Jones had an effective debut for the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night in the win over the Golden...

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Markieff Morris went from odd man out to a key role in the Lakers' starting lineup

Markieff Morris put on a show against the Golden State Warriors as the Lakers lean on players to make bigger contributions with Anthony Davis sidelined by an injury.

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Klay Thompson’s dad gives inside scoop on Warriors star’s recovery from Achilles injury

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has yet to resume basketball activities, according to his father. Mychal Thompson revealed the extent of Klay’s rehab from a torn Achilles tendon during an interview with NBC Sports Bay Area’s Kerith Burke, which is scheduled to air Sunday: “All that [Klay] can do right now is just pool […] The post Klay Thompson’s dad gives inside scoop on Warriors star’s recovery from Achilles injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Recap: Warriors defeat Hustle, extend losing streak to 4 games

Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Hustle lose another close one, this time to Dusty Hannahs and the Warriors The Hustle returned to action on ESPN2 to face off against Dusty Hannahs and the Santa Cruz Warriors just 24 hours after their narrow loss to the G-League Ignite. The Warriors come into the game on a 5 game winning streak that the Hustle would look to snap. Sean McDermott cleared quarantine to make his Hustle debut, but the team was without Jontay Porter who was out due to injury management. Slowing down one of the best offenses in the G-League isn’t easy, and...

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Jeremy Lin’s injury could spell doom for his NBA comeback

Jeremy Lin’s road to an NBA comeback may have hit a snag after sustaining a back injury. The 32-year-old guard, who is currently suiting up for the Golden State Warriors’ G League affiliate, the Santa Cruz Warriors, has missed two games in the past week due to the persisting issue. Lin’s setback was initially not […] The post Jeremy Lin’s injury could spell doom for his NBA comeback appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Orlando Magic are pushing back for a Playoff spot as Evan Fournier returns

The Orlando Magic’s season was spiraling out of control and seemed to be on the verge of losing their season to injuries. But now as they have started to get healthier, the Magic seem to be going in the right direction again. Their last two wins against the New York Knicks and Golden State Warriors […] Orlando Magic are pushing back for a Playoff spot as Evan Fournier returns - Orlando Magic Daily - Orlando Magic Daily - An Orlando Magic Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Warriors star Stephen Curry’s painful reaction right after learning Klay Thompson’s injury, per Dell Curry

Several months ago, the entire basketball world was taken aback by the announcement that Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson was set to miss his second consecutive season due to an unfortunate Achilles injury. Unsurprisingly, teammate Stephen Curry himself was devastated upon learning the news — something that Steph’s dad, Dell Curry, recently opened […] The post Warriors star Stephen Curry’s painful reaction right after learning Klay Thompson’s injury, per Dell Curry appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Hornets get good news on injury/illness front heading into game vs. Warriors Saturday

The Charlotte Hornets will get back at least one of their starters for Saturday’s home game against the Golden State Warriors. Power forward P.J. Washington was not on the Hornets’ …

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Did Klay Thompson vote for himself as NBA All-Star starter?

The votes for the 2021 NBA All-Star Game have officially been tallied and somehow, Klay Thompson, in the most Klay Thompson of things, still managed to receive one vote. The Golden State Warriors sharpshooter is sidelined for the second straight season due to an Achilles injury. But he’s so good, he still got an NBA […] The post Did Klay Thompson vote for himself as NBA All-Star starter? appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Bright Side Of The Sun

Locked On Suns Friday: NBA All-Star debates and a preview of the Suns’ final eight games

How the Phoenix Suns might fare in NBA All-Star voting and through the rest of the first half of the season. Sam Cooper joins the show to give his thoughts on NBA All-Star voting from the Phoenix Suns’ perspective, including the possibility of an Anthony Davis injury replacement and why he stans Zach LaVine so hard. Then, we preview the final eight games of the first half for the Suns, including a big upcoming three-game stretch against West playoff foes and two big matchups against the Lakers and Warriors to close. Find us on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and...

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Optimistic take on possible return of Warriors rookie James Wiseman from injury

Rookie center James Wiseman has missed the last nine games for the Golden State Warriors as he continues to recover from a strained left wrist, but it looks like he will be returning to the team’s lineup soon. After the team re-evaluated his injury, Wiseman will hopefully be able to join the Warriors during their […] The post Optimistic take on possible return of Warriors rookie James Wiseman from injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Warriors rookie James Wiseman gets real on injury status amid 8-game absence

Golden State Warriors big man James Wiseman is nearing a return to action as the rookie continues to make strides in his recovery from a sprained left wrist. The 19-year-old himself provided a timely update on his road to recovery, which will give Dubs fans something to smile about. Wiseman himself confirmed that he’s made […] The post Warriors rookie James Wiseman gets real on injury status amid 8-game absence appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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No setbacks for James Wiseman, could return on upcoming road trip

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via The Warriors could get the rookie back in the lineup in the next week. The Golden State Warriors have been playing without a natural center for two weeks. Rookie James Wiseman suffered a wrist injury in the Jan. 30 win over the Detroit Pistons. Veteran Kevon Looney went down in the next game against the Boston Celtics. The Dubs haven’t had a player taller than 6’7 since then but have gone 4-3 over their last seven games. Wiseman will be re-evaluated on Thursday. “With a sprained wrist you don’t know if it will be one week, two...

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Nets coach Steve Nash speaks out on Kevin Durant’s timeline from hamstring injury

Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets suffered a mild left hamstring strain in the team’s February 13 game against the Golden State Warriors. Now, head coach Steve Nash has provided a tiny sliver of additional info on Durant’s status going forward. According to Brian Lewis of the New York Post, Nash did not provide an […] The post Nets coach Steve Nash speaks out on Kevin Durant’s timeline from hamstring injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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REPORT: Kevin Durant out for 2 games for Nets with new injury

Kevin Durant successfully returned from a three-game absence and helped the Brooklyn Nets dismantle his former team, Golden State Warriors, at Chase Center on Saturday. However, his comeback bid is short-lived, as the two-time NBA champion is set to miss Brooklyn’s next two games due to a hamstring strain. KD will stay in New York […] The post REPORT: Kevin Durant out for 2 games for Nets with new injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Kevin Durant’s big role in Klay Thompson’s injury rehab with Warriors

Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson is currently going through the rigorous rehab process of recovering from his torn Achilles, much like what Brooklyn Nets superstar Kevin Durant did throughout the 2019-20 season. After returning to the Bay Area in his first game back since leaving for Brooklyn in the summer of 2019, Durant revealed […] The post Kevin Durant’s big role in Klay Thompson’s injury rehab with Warriors appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Draymond Green leaves game with apparent leg injury

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Green walked off the floor on his own power. Every one in Dub Nation is holding their collective breath after Draymond Green exited Saturday’s game between the Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets with an apparent leg injury. Green was closing out on a shot attempt by former teammate Kevin Durant when he hit the floor, seemingly without contact. He held his knee, and stayed down until play stopped a while later. The Warriors huddled around him, but he thankfully was able to walk off on his own power. Green walked off on his own...

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VIDEO: Draymond Green Writhing In Pain After Awkward Fall

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green went down hard in what initially appeared to be a scary injury Saturday night in the team’s games against the Brooklyn Nets. Collapsing to the ground after contesting a corner three-point shot from former teammate Kevin Durant, Green clutched his leg in visible pain along the sideline as the […] The post VIDEO: Draymond Green Writhing In Pain After Awkward Fall appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Draymond Green returns for the second half

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Whew. Disaster averted. Draymond Green emerged from the locker room after halftime, and started the second half of the Golden State warriors game against the Brooklyn Nets. Draymond Green came out of the locker room and will start the second half.— Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) February 14, 2021 Green appeared to suffer a right knee injury towards the end of the first half, when he hit the ground following a close out of a Kevin Durant shot. There wavs no contact on the play, but Green was seen laying down and holding his knee for a...

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How the KD-Warriors era came to an end -- in their own words

It has been 20 months since Kevin Durant last played in the Bay Area, but his final season as a Warrior and the time off because of injury left an eyebrow-raising trail of remarks.

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Steve Kerr speaks out on the possibility of Warriors signing a center

The Golden State Warriors have been decimated with injuries yet again this season. Right now, with James Wiseman, Kevon Looney, and Eric Paschall all dealing with respective injuries, the Dubs have been left with no true center available in their lineup. Coach Steve Kerr recently opened up about this issue, as he discussed how the […] The post Steve Kerr speaks out on the possibility of Warriors signing a center appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives update on James Wiseman’s injury status

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr provided an update to James Wiseman’s injury status before their game against the Orlando Magic Thursday night, telling reporters that he expects the rookie to miss at least another week, according to The Athletic’s Anthony Slater. James Wisemans absence will last longer than expected. Steve Kerr: Unfortunately he […] The post Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives update on James Wiseman’s injury status appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Magic suffer another injury blow during close road loss to Warriors

The Orlando Magic absorbed another blow to their roster but battled the Golden State Warriors to the end before falling 111-105 on Thursday night at Chase Center.

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Nets star Kevin Durant set to return to lineup for showdown vs. Warriors

Kevin Durant has played 18 games for the Brooklyn Nets this season since returning from an Achilles injury that sidelined him for more than a year. But his next game with the Nets will be more anticipated than the others because it comes against the Golden State Warriors, the team for which he played for […] The post Nets star Kevin Durant set to return to lineup for showdown vs. Warriors appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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James Wiseman’s injury status after 5-game absence, per Steve Kerr

It seems as though James Wiseman is still not at a hundred percent 11 days after he injured his wrist in-game on January 30. It was Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr who broke the news ahead of the Warriors’ Thursday night game against the Orlando Magic. According to Kerr, their prized rookie is […] The post James Wiseman’s injury status after 5-game absence, per Steve Kerr appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Draymond Green falling to smithereens offensively a massively underrated Warriors problem

The Golden State Warriors have experienced many changes in the last couple of seasons since their last trip to the NBA Finals. But one thing that hasn’t changed is the importance of big man Draymond Green to the team’s success. That is especially true this season when an Achilles injury to Klay Thompson leaves Green […] The post Draymond Green falling to smithereens offensively a massively underrated Warriors problem appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Draymond Green will be an All-NBA performer this season - Jalen Rose | Jalen & Jacoby

Jalen Rose and David Jacoby react to Steve Kerr's comments about the Golden State Warriors in the 2019-20 NBA season, with Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and D'Angelo Russell leading the way with Klay Thompson recovering from an ACL injury and Kevin Durant

Draymond Green is the key to the Warriors this season - Paul Pierce | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Paul Pierce discuss how the Golden State Warriors will fare during the 2019-20 NBA season during Klay Thompson's injury absence, with Pierce saying Draymond Green will be key. #TheJump #NBA #Sports ✔

The tumultuous post-Kings career of DeMarcus Cousins | NBA on ESPN

Relive the post-Sacramento Kings career of DeMarcus "Boogie" Cousins, including his trade to the New Orleans Pelicans, his Achilles injury, signing with the Golden State Warriors, another injury in the 2019 NBA playoffs, signing with the Los Angeles Laker