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Golden State Warriors future depends on free agency

Golden State Warriors future depends on free agency

Victoria Groenewold,
Contributor
June 28, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Last Thursday’s NBA Draft proved once again that owner Joe Lacob wasn’t far off when he declared that the Warriors front office was lightyears ahead of everyone else in the NBA. As arrogant as that may have sounded, the Warriors continue to make very smart, strategic moves. Last year, they bough...

Warriors on record-breaking pace

Warriors on record-breaking pace

By Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
December 3, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last year ended perfect for the Golden State Warriors — with an NBA championship heaven for fans. The perfection has carried over to this season and the Dubs find themselves with an unblemished 20-0 record so far this year, despite the hurdles. Second-year Head Coach, Steve Kerr requi...

Kerr’s call leads to Warriors triumph

Kerr’s call leads to Warriors triumph

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor
June 12, 2015
Filed under Sports

They’re back. After falling in game three of the NBA Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, the Golden State Warriors dominated game four on Thursday 103-82 to even the series 2-2, thanks to a gutsy coaching decision by first-year head coach Steve Kerr. The rookie head coach made a bold move and...

No place for Hack-a-Shaq in modern NBA

No place for Hack-a-Shaq in modern NBA

Erik Khan,
Contributor
May 13, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The NBA Playoffs are unfolding in front of us and teams are doing whatever they can to gain an advantage. That means that some teams are implementing the “Hack-a-Shaq” strategy to the discontent of many fans, because it slows down the normally fast-paced game. In the modern NBA, there is no place...

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