The Philadelphia Warriors, named after the 1920s team that played in the American Basketball League, won the championship in the inaugural 1946-47 season of the Basketball Association of America. The Warriors moved from Philadelphia to San Francisco after the 1961-62 season and retained their nickname. When the team relocated across the Bay to Oakland in 1971, they were renamed the Golden State Warriors.

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NBA conference finals predictions: elder statesmen Warriors primed for title charge

This season’s playoffs have been wildly entertaining so far. And there’s more to come with just one round to go before the NBA finals The Golden State Warriors will need to nullify Luka Doncic if they are to return to the NBA finals. Photograph: Jerome Miron/USA Today Sports It’s entirely possible that nothing in the…

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NBA DFS Picks and Fantasy Basketball Building Blocks for Today, Tuesday

As the weather is heating up, so is the NBA Playoff action on Tuesday, May 3, with a pair of Game 2’s and a featured slate beginning at 7 p.m. ET on Yahoo, DraftKings and FanDuel. Let’s look at the player pool and discuss the top NBA DFS picks today for DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo…

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Gary Payton II Named Finalist For Seasonlong NBA Cares Community Assist Award, Presented by Kaiser Permanente

Golden State Warriors guard Gary Payton II has been named a finalist for the 2021-22 Seasonlong NBA Cares Community Assist Award (CAA), presented by Kaiser Permanente, in recognition of his demonstrated commitment to his community over the course of the season. Payton is one of 10 finalists for the award, which honors players who have…