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  1. Iguodala, Curry name-dropped in Kevin Hart rap video

    Dec 20, 2013, 12:57 PM PST

    Comedian Kevin Hart and Ice Cube might have messed around and got a triple-double in a new video to promote the upcoming film Ride Along. Hart re-made Skee-lo’s song “I wish” and enlisted the help of several NBA players, including Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala. He uses Iguodala’s name in the hook of the song and…

  2. Field of Links: Hertl hurt, Warriors’ inexcusable loss, a Candy Candlestick Park

    Dec 20, 2013, 9:57 AM PST

    The San Jose Sharks lost the game and a key player on Thursday night. During the 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings, rookie sensation Tomas Hertl injured his knee when he collided with Dustin Brown, who has a history of similarly questionable hits. Sharks coach Todd McLellan chose not to say if he thought…

  3. Field of Links: Curry’s popularity continues to rise, a Kuiper-wich, and a Superman double backflip

    Dec 19, 2013, 9:49 AM PST

    Stephen Curry is cementing his standing as one of the most popular players in the NBA. The likable Golden State Warriors guard currently ranks sixth in NBA jersey sales. According to an NBA release, this is the first time Curry has cracked the official top 15 list. The list is based on overall sales ranging…

  4. Field of Links: Warriors fan wins free groceries for a year, Rudolph’s baseball-reference page, drunken elf arrested

    Dec 18, 2013, 9:27 AM PST

    Things couldn’t have gone much better for the Golden State Warriors and their fans on Tuesday. The Warriors got a much-needed victory, Andre Iguodala returned, and it was Mark Jackson bobblehead night. Wait, it gets better. Stephen Curry and Andrew Bogut also combined for this ridiculous alley-oop on an inbound pass. But one of their…

  5. Andre Iguodala surprises a Warriors fan at work with season tickets

    Dec 12, 2013, 2:16 PM PST

    Golden State Warriors fan Brent Kawaguchi was ordered to give a presentation on stage in front of his co-workers. Slightly nervous, he sat in front of the entire staff at the San Francisco offices of Kabam, an online gaming company, and picked up the microphone. It wasn’t the nerves that had him speechless. Shortly after beginning,…

  6. Field of Links: Man arrested for pranking Mark Jackson and Sonny Dykes

    Dec 10, 2013, 9:43 AM PST

    A Los Angeles man was arrested on felony eavesdropping charges after recording prank phone calls that offered jobs to Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson, California Golden Bears coach Sonny Dykes, NBC football analyst Tony Dungy, and several other coaches. The prankster called at least a dozen coaches and offered several different high-profile jobs. Hopefully he…

  7. A 2-year-old named ‘Trick Shot’ Titus made the coolest video ever

    Dec 6, 2013, 2:36 PM PST

    It’s not a Hollywood blockbuster, but “Trick Shot” Titus still managed to get A-list actors Bradley Cooper and Channing Tatum to appear in his most recent YouTube video. Titus, 2, is a basketball trick shot master, and his videos are getting millions of views online. In the most recent video posted by his father, Titus…

  8. Field of Links: The Warriors’ crazy fourth quarter shot chart, Bay Area sweeps Toronto, own your own backyard stadium

    Dec 4, 2013, 9:19 AM PST

    The Golden State Warriors completed the largest comeback in the NBA this season, and managed to erase their biggest deficit to win a game in 10 years. The Toronto Raptors led the game by 27 points before the Warriors went on a ridiculous 64-28 run to eventually win the game 112-103. Check out the Warriors…

  9. Warriors enlist child versions of their players for All-Star support

    Dec 3, 2013, 5:14 PM PST

    The Golden State Warriors are trying to drum up All-Star votes for their players. Unfortunately, the six Dubs All-Star candidates are busy practicing and playing basketball. With that in mind, the creative folks at the team offices in Oakland hired kid versions of their players to make the pitch. The youngsters they found pretty much…

  10. A Canadian artist made glamorous rebranded NBA jerseys

    Dec 2, 2013, 3:53 PM PST

    Good news! Now you don’t have to imagine what the NBA would look like if the uniforms were branded by large companies. A Canadian graphic artist that goes by “Dead Dilly” recently rebranded several basketball jerseys for reasons unknown. The designs were released on a site called Behance.net with this simple quote: “THE IDEA WAS…

  11. Andre Iguodala has a lot of shoes

    Nov 26, 2013, 9:09 PM PST

    Professional basketball players have shoe contracts and endorsement deals. Heck, look inside any locker or cubicle in an NFL, NBA, or MLB venue and you’ll see shoes for days. Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala has taken his collection to the next level by showcasing not only his kicks, but his organization skills. The photo…

  12. Mitch Richmond is having trouble selling his mansion

    Nov 26, 2013, 4:05 PM PST

    Retired Golden State Warriors and Sacramento Kings star Mitch Richmond can’t unload his home.  The palatial piece of real estate located in Calabasas, has been on the market since May, and the six-time NBA All-Star just dropped the asking price from $9.4 million to $8.9 million. Don’t feel bad for Richmond, though. He stands to…

  13. Drake is helping DeMarcus Cousins make the 2014 All-Star Game

    Nov 25, 2013, 2:49 PM PST

    Grammy Award-winning rapper Drake wants you to vote Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins into the 2014 NBA All-Star Game. “Drizzy” and “Boogie” got together to make a video featuring the official endorsement during the multi-platinum rappers’ recent stop at Sleep Train Arena. In the video, Cousins explains that he and the rapper became friends during…

  14. Case of the Mondays: Warriors brawl, Raiders fall, Kings don’t shake hands

    Nov 25, 2013, 10:31 AM PST

    Welcome to A case of the Mondays. There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here. No. 1 – Wounded Warriors: The Golden State Warriors have…

  15. Field of Links: Shaq slips and falls on set, Barkley hates the Bay Area, Burns is back

    Nov 22, 2013, 9:14 AM PST

    Shaquille O’Neal is the newest member of the Sacramento Kings ownership group. That is great news, because when he does goofy stuff, it’s now a local story. On Thursday, Shaq slipped and fell on the TNT basketball set. Seeing an aging seven-footer fall is scary at first, then absolutely hilarious. Just ask Chris Webber. —…

  16. Field of Links: David Lee went there

    Nov 20, 2013, 9:32 AM PST

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry will miss his own bobblehead game with a concussion. Upon hearing the news, we were all thinking it, but David Lee tweeted it. Is that ironic that @StephenCurry30 is missing his own bobble head night because of head trauma??? — David Lee (@Dlee042) November 20, 2013 There are just…

  17. Field of Links: Another Curry injury scare, Ray Lewis whips out his credit card for Ahmad Brooks, LamBEARghini

    Nov 19, 2013, 9:58 AM PST

    Stephen Curry is the Golden State Warriors’ most valuable player by a mile. With that in mind, it’s always terrifying for Dubs fans when Curry hits the floor. On Monday, Curry suffered a mild concussion when he took a hard blow to the head as Utah Jazz forward Marvin Williams fell on top of him.…

  18. Harlem Globetrotter drains World Record basketball shot

    Nov 14, 2013, 2:37 PM PST

    The Harlem Globetrotters are getting a lot of attention lately. Just days after one Globetrotter injured himself smashing a basketball hoop on a dunk, his teammate smashed a Guinness World Record for longest basketball shot. Thunder Law (probably not his real name) launched a basketball across the court from the third row of the U.S.…

  19. Field of Links: Curry showcases sleeved jerseys in NBA ‘Jingle Hoops’ spot

    Nov 14, 2013, 9:15 AM PST

    It’s way too early for Christmas commercials. Can’t we at least wait until after Thanksgiving? Anyways, this NBA spot is pretty innovative. Jingle Hoops all the way. The creativity level is off the charts. You almost don’t notice the hideous sleeved jerseys the players are wearing. Warriors guard Stephen Curry holds his own with Derrick…

  20. Field of Links: Warriors, Sharks put Bay Area back on winning track

    Nov 13, 2013, 9:54 AM PST

    The Bay Area was in a bit of a funk. After Stanford’s huge win over Oregon last Thursday night, all of the main sports teams simultaneously hit a skid. The San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, San Jose Sharks, Golden State Warriors, and the football teams of the California Golden Bears and San Jose State Spartans…

  21. Case of the Mondays: Which Bay Area team had the worst weekend?

    Nov 11, 2013, 10:34 AM PST

    Welcome to A case of the Mondays. There’s going to be an awfully lot of cranky sports fans at work today. Typically we bring you the top five items you may have missed over the weekend; but since all of the Bay Area teams were held winless over the past two days, we’re taking it a different direction.

    Which Bay Area team had the worst weekend?

  22. Hawks’ guard suspended for low blow on DeMarcus Cousins

    Nov 7, 2013, 11:01 AM PST

    Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder was issued a one-game suspension for a low blow on Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, the NBA announced on Thursday. Schroder struck Cousins in the groin during the Kings’ 105-100 loss to the Hawks on Tuesday night at Sleep Train Arena. With 9:54 remaining in the fourth quarter, Schroder delivered…

  23. Field of Links: Concern over Curry, All eyes down on the Farm, Crazy facts about cheerleaders

    Nov 7, 2013, 10:21 AM PST

    The fragile status of Stephen Curry’s ankles always seem to have a way of tempering the enthusiasm surrounding the Golden State Warriors. Just when everything was clicking on all cylinders, Curry rolled his left foot in the third quarter of the 106-93 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves and didn’t return. The Warriors announced that an…

  24. Kings’ ownership teams up with fans for ‘Here We Roar’ night

    Nov 6, 2013, 4:51 PM PST

    A couple of quiet keyboard clicks will soon result in a deafening roar. On Monday, a few Sacramento Kings fans started a movement called “Here We Roar.” The idea was to get the entire fan base to come together and set a Guinness World Record for arena noise on November 15, at Sleep Train Arena.…

  25. Stephen Curry cracks the top 10 in NBA jersey sales

    Nov 6, 2013, 11:14 AM PST

    Stephen Curry is continuing his rise into the upper echelon of NBA Superstars. He is currently ranked No. 10 in NBA jersey sales according to Fanatics.com. Curry, 25, was recently featured on two different magazine covers and the Golden State Warriors are off to a hot start. In his fifth season, Curry’s uptick in popularity…

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