Archive for the ‘Golden State Warriors’ Category

Damian Lillard calls Warriors’ move to San Francisco a ‘money grab’

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

The Golden State Warriors finally got their first win in their shiny, new San Francisco arena on Monday night, a 127-118 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. The Blazers' Damian Lillard wasn't thrilled about the loss, but he was also unhappy about something else: the existence of the Warriors new arena, Chase Center. Lillard is an Oakland native and doesn't approve of the Warriors moving out of his hometown.

Friday Sports in Brief

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Stephen Curry underwent surgery on his broken left hand and the Golden State Warriors say he will miss at least three months but is expected to make a full recovery. The Warriors announced Curry had undergone surgery Friday morning performed by Dr. Steven Shin at the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles. Specialists examined a CT scan Curry had Thursday, a day after the two-time MVP broke his non-shooting hand in the third quarter of a 121-110 home loss to the Phoenix Suns.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Fritz fired 14 aces, won 85% of his first service points and needed to convert only one break point in the second set to dispatch the German in straight sets. NBA notebook: Warriors' Thompson 'unlikely' to return this season Klay Thompson is unlikely to play this season, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told NBC Sports Bay Area. Thompson will be nine months removed from a torn left anterior cruciate ligament in April, at which point the Warriors aren't comfortable risking re-injury by playing the All-Star guard before he's 100 percent healthy.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

NBA notebook: Warriors' Thompson 'unlikely' to return this season Klay Thompson is unlikely to play this season, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told NBC Sports Bay Area. Thompson will be nine months removed from a torn left anterior cruciate ligament in April, at which point the Warriors aren't comfortable risking re-injury by playing the All-Star guard before he's 100 percent healthy. "It's unlikely that he's going to play this year," Kerr said.

Is Russell Wilson the Stephen Curry of the NFL? The Seahawks quarterback wants to be

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson wants to be like Golden State Warriors and NBA All-Star Stephen Curry when he takes the gridiron. Wilson and Curry are champions in their respective sports – the former an NFL Super Bowl champion with the Seahawks in 2014. Curry has led the Warriors to three NBA titles since being drafted by Golden State in 2009.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. UEFA tells teams not to play where women can't watch European football's governing body (UEFA) said on Tuesday it would tell member clubs and national teams not to play games in countries where women do not have full access to stadiums. UEFA's ruling executive committee agreed that it would "recommend to its 55 national associations and all European clubs not to play matches in countries where women have restricted access to stadiums".

Ex-RB Lynch working to keep football in Oakland

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Retired All-Pro running back Marshawn Lynch is helping to keep pro sports alive in his native Oakland, Calif. Lynch told the (San Jose, Calif.) Mercury News that he is part of the ownership group of the Oakland Panthers, which will begin play next spring in the Indoor Football League. The Golden State Warriors left Oakland and will begin play this fall at the new $1.4 billion Chase Center in San Francisco.

Ex-RB Lynch working to keep football in Oakland

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Retired All-Pro running back Marshawn Lynch is helping to keep pro sports alive in his native Oakland, Calif. Lynch told The Mercury News that he s part of the ownership group of the Oakland Panthers, which will begin play next spring in the Indoor Football League. The Golden State Warriors left Oakland and will begin play this fall at the new $1.4 billion Chase Center in San Francisco.

Where would Rory rank in other sports in seasonal earnings?

Sunday, August 25th, 2019

With his victory in the Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy claimed the $15 million FedExCup bonus. The winnings don't count as official PGA Tour earnings, so McIlroy still finished second on the season money list (behind Brooks Koepka - $9,684,006) with $7,785,286. But that distinction won't bother McIlroy.

Where would Rory rank in other sports in seasonal earnings?

Sunday, August 25th, 2019

With his victory in the Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy claimed the $15 million FedExCup bonus. The winnings don't count as official PGA Tour earnings, so McIlroy still finished second on the season money list (behind Brooks Koepka - $9,684,006) with $7,785,286. But that distinction won't bother McIlroy.