By Connor Letourneau Updated 1:15 pm, Sunday, April 8, 2018 Warriors vs. Suns Time: 6 p.m. PT Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena; Phoenix, Arizona Coaches: Steve Kerr, 4th season with Warriors (264-62 with Warriors and overall); Jay Triano (interim), 1st season with Suns (20-57 with Suns and 107-199 overall) On air: TV on NBA TV and NBC Sports Bay Area; Radio on 95.7 The Game Records: Warriors (57-23); Suns (20-60) Projected starters: Warriors: PG Quinn Cook (9.4 ppg, 2.7 apg), SG Klay Thompson (19.8 ppg, 3.8 rpg), SF Kevin Durant (26.7 ppg, 6.9 rpg), PF Draymond Green (11.1 ppg, 7.7 rpg, 7.4 apg), C Kevon Looney (3.9 ppg, 3.2 rpg) Suns: PG Tyler Ulis (7.6 ppg, 4.2 apg), SG Danuel House (5.4 ppg, 2.9 rpg), SF Josh Jackson (13.1 ppg, 4.6 rpg), PF Dragan Bender (6.3 ppg, 4.2 rpg), C Marquese Chriss (7.7 ppg, 5.5 rpg) Warriors injury report: SF Andre Iguodala (rest), PG Stephen Curry (left MCL sprain) and SG Patrick McCaw (lumbar spine contusion) are out. Suns injury report: … [Read more...] about Warriors game day: Can Golden State tighten up defense vs. Suns?
By Bruce Jenkins Published 12:33 pm, Thursday, April 5, 2018 Not that it’s a big surprise to anyone, but the suspense has officially been removed regarding the Warriors’ name when they move to San Francisco. They will remain the Golden State Warriors, as confirmed by president Rick Welts on KNBR on Wednesday morning. All it took was a question from talk-show host Brian Murphy, and Welts responded: “Let’s make some news today. It’s official. OK? We’ll make some news.” This was a hot-button issue in 2012, when the Warriors announced their plans to move across the bay. The team had a long history of futility, many fans were repulsed by the generic “Golden State” handle, and it seemed likely the team would honor its Bay Area roots, having performed as the San Francisco Warriors from 1962-71. “We had every expectation of doing that,” Welts said by telephone Thursday. “Back then, if you’d gone to Beijing … [Read more...] about Warriors to keep ‘Golden State’ name in San Francisco, thanks to 2 NBA titles
By AppleInsider Staff Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 03:02 pm PT (06:02 pm ET) Apple has hired Gail Hunter, current president of public affairs and event management for the Golden State Warriors, to take on a new role as the company's events director, according to a report on Tuesday. The basketball team confirmed Hunter's departure, and subsequent landing at Apple, to the Silicon Valley Business Journal. According to her LinkedIn profile, Hunter joined the Warriors in 2012 after a nearly 13-year stint as SVP of marketing for the NBA. Prior to that, she spent two years at the Seattle Mariners and seven years at MLB in similar marketing and events management roles. Hunter was hired by the Warriors to assist in projects related to the team's $1 billion Chase Center arena, a multi-purpose venue scheduled to open in the Mission Bay neighborhood of San Francisco in 2019, the report said. In a statement to the publication, the Warriors said Hunter will leave the team on Friday and join … [Read more...] about Apple hires events director from Golden State Warriors
Apple’s latest iPhone is selling like hotcakes, easily outselling every single Android phone, and part of that is because Apple has delivered the handset on pretty much every US carrier you can think of. Now, it’s adding three more - Bluegrass Cellular, Golden State Cellular and Nex-Tech Wireless. The three regional carriers will get the iPhone 4S in its CDMA version, the same one we know from Verizon and Sprint, on May 18th.You might be hearing the names of those operators for the first time, and we wouldn’t blame you. Those are regional carriers - Bluegrass operates in Kentucky, Golden State Cellular is based in Jamestown, California, and Nex-Tech’s area of service is around Kansas.Now, what’s good about getting the iPhone 4S on a contrac with a small, regional carrier like one of the aforementioned three is that you get a $50 cut in the initial price you pay, so that the 16GB iPhone 4S will cost you $150.Last month, on April 20th, the iPhone 4S arrived … [Read more...] about iPhone 4S landing on three regional carriers May 18th: Bluegrass, Golden State Cellular, Nex-Tech Wireless
It's official: the Golden State Warriors will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals, and it's the finals game everyone knew and hoped would happen.The Cavs or the Warriors?It's the clash of two dynasties: the Golden State team is packed with talent and if it was not enough having three superstars in the form of Steph Curry, Clay Thompson and Draymond Green last year, it has added Kevin Durant this year. The Cleveland Cavaliers, on the other hand, have LeBron James, a man on a mission, helped by Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love, and this year the team has added three-point shooter Kyle Korver, as well as Derrick and Deron Williams.So how do you watch the Golden State Warriors vs Cleveland Cavaliers 2017 NBA Finals?The first game is scheduled for June 1st at 9pm Eastern Time you can stream it on Watch ESPN. All 7 games (if it comes to seven) will be shown on ABC TV. Here is the schedule for the 2017 NBA finals:Game 1: (1) Warriors vs. (1) Cavaliers at Golden State, 9:00 p.m. ET, … [Read more...] about How to watch Golden State Warriors vs Cleveland Cavaliers 2017 NBA finals livestream on iPhone and Android