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Lakers enthusiastic about Rajon Rondo possibly returning Thursday

LOS ANGELES — Last week as the Lakers prepared to take on Oklahoma City, Moe Wagner and Svi Mykhailiuk found themselves on their heels against a near-unstoppable opponent. Rajon Rondo, still with a wrap around his right middle and ring fingers, was destroying them in a two-on-two scrimmage with Ivica Zubac, running a devastating pick-and-roll. “C’mon, guard him!” Wagner shouted at Mykhailiuk after Rondo had passed for a Zubac dunk. “He’s only got one [expletive] hand!” In the event Rondo can pla...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Lebron James, Minnesota Timberwolves, Houston Rockets, Rajon Rondo, Golden State Warriors, Ball, Warriors, James, Lakers, Oklahoma City, Klay Thompson


Kurtenbach: The Steve Kerr-Jordan Bell spat highlights a larger issue for the Warriors

Jordan Bell is frustrated. Steve Kerr and the Warriors coaching staff is frustrated, too. And on Monday night, in garbage time of the Warriors’ blowout win over the Lakers at Staples Center, those frustrations manifested themselves in a sideline spat between the second-year player and the head coach, captured by TNT’s cameras. Click here if you’re having trouble viewing this video on a mobile device. Kerr called the heated moment a misunderstanding and said that things have been cleared up af...
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Klay Thompson looks comfortable making history at Staples Center

Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson reacts after making a 3-point basket against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson scores on a breakaway dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Gold...
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Warriors Under Review: Klay Thompson gets hot while Bell, Kerr get heated

Warriors Under Review: Klay Thompson gets hot while Bell, Kerr get heated originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com LOS ANGELES – Klay Thompson put on quite the show in front of family and friends Monday night at Staples Center, but it was at least partially obscured by two viral events completely unrelated to the outcome. There was drama in the form of heated words between coach Steve Kerr and one of Thompson's teammates, Jordan Bell, in a timeout huddle. That came not long after one of ...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Staples Center, Golden State Warriors, Thompson, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Steve Kerr, Jordan Bell, Warriors Under Review, Bell Kerr


Jordan Bell-Steve Kerr squabble a salty finish in Warriors blowout win

Jordan Bell-Steve Kerr squabble a salty finish in Warriors blowout win originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com LOS ANGELES – In the wake of the Warriors methodically destroying the Los Angles Lakers on Monday night, it was tough to tell who in the visitor's locker room at Staples Center was hotter. Klay Thompson was incredibly hot, scoring 44 points, shooting 17-of-20 from the field, 10-of-11 from beyond the arc. Not for behind Thompson on the heat scale, though, were coach Steve Kerr a...
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Klay Thompson sets NBA record by hitting 10 straight 3-pointers against the Lakers

Warriors guard Klay Thompson set an NBA record by starting 10-for-10 from 3-point range in Monday's game against the Lakers.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Warriors pound depleted Lakers as Klay Thompson scores 44

Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson reacts after making a 3-point basket against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson scores on a breakaway dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Gold...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Manny Pacquiao, Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, Andre Iguodala, James, Lakers, Thompson, Southern California, Stephen Curry, James Harden


Thompson hits first 10 from 3, Warriors beat Lakers 130-111

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Klay Thompson set an NBA record by making his first 10 attempts from 3-point range, scoring 44 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers 130-111 on Monday night to match a season high with their eighth consecutive victory. Thompson finished 10 of 11 from beyond the […]
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Klay ties NBA mark with 10 straight 3-pointers

Klay Thompson tied mark Monday night by hitting 10 3-pointers without a miss en route to scoring 44 points as the Golden State Warriors overwhelmed the Los Angeles Lakers.
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Klay Thompson ties NBA record with 10 consecutive 3-pointers

Thompson tied an NBA record Monday night by hitting 10 3-pointers without a miss en route to scoring 44 points as the Warriors overwhelmed the Lakers.
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Warriors seek redemption vs. Lakers with Boogie

Klay Thompson and the Warriors will be looking for "some redemption" in their rematch against the Lakers on Monday night, and this time they'll have "a devastating force" in DeMarcus Cousins on their side.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Lakers, Klay Thompson, Boogie


On Pro Basketball: DeMarcus Cousins Is Back, Giving the Warriors a 5-Star Rating

The rich get richer: In addition to Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson, mighty Golden State can now put Cousins on the court.
Tags: News, Basketball, Cousins, Stephen, Curry, Steve, Golden State Warriors, Kerr, Klay Thompson, Golden State, DeMarcus, Stephen Curry Kevin Durant Draymond Green


DeMarcus Cousins' music choice during rehab caught Warriors off guard

DeMarcus Cousins' music choice during rehab caught Warriors off guard originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com DeMarcus Cousins is 28 years old, the same age as Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. He's just two years younger than Steph Curry and Kevin Durant. Shaun Livingston and Andre Iguodala have six and five years on him, respectively.
Tags: News, DeMarcus Cousins, Golden State Warriors, Andre Iguodala, Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant Shaun Livingston


Klay Thompson is bringing Rocco to LA, so nothing can go wrong, right?

Klay Thompson is bringing Rocco to LA, so nothing can go wrong, right? originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com The Warriors are about to spend four days in Los Angeles with two off days in between games against the Clippers and Lakers. What possibly could go wrong?
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Warriors use NBA-record 1st quarter to rout Nuggets 142-111

Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors weren't trying to send any sort of message or make any kind of statement against a team they were chasing in the Western Conference. ''They know who we are,'' Durant said. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each scored 31 points as the Warriors, propelled by an NBA-record, 51-point first quarter, regained the top spot in the West by routing the Denver Nuggets 142-111 on Tuesday night.
Tags: News, Denver Nuggets, Nba, Golden State Warriors, Warriors, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Durant


Klay Thompson texts Zaza Pachulia after tallying four dunks vs. Nuggets

Klay Thompson texts Zaza Pachulia after tallying four dunks vs. Nuggets originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Detroit Pistons center Zaza Pachulia has been having fun at his former Warrior teammates' expense throughout the season. On Tuesday night, Klay Thompson returned the favor. After recording four dunks in the Warriors' win over the Nuggets, Thompson was asked if he's been keeping track of how many dunks both he and Pachulia have converted this season, a reference to th...
Tags: News, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, Thompson, Nuggets, Klay Thompson, Zaza Pachulia, Pachulia


Warriors use NBA-record 1st quarter to rout Nuggets 142-111

DENVER (AP) — Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each scored 31 points as the Golden State Warriors, propelled by an NBA-record, 51-point first quarter, regained the top spot in the Western Conference by routing the Denver Nuggets 142-111 on Tuesday night. Golden State cruised to a fifth straight win to move a half-game in front […]
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Curry scores 48, hits 11 3s as Warriors beat Mavs 119-114

DALLAS (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 48 points, making 11 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Dallas Mavericks 119-114 Sunday night. Kevin Durant added 28 points for the Warriors, and Klay Thompson had nine of his 16 in the fourth quarter as the Warriors received a valiant battle from a Dallas team […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Dallas, Golden State Warriors, Warriors, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, MAVS


Warriors Under Review: Bulls, once again, have no answer for Klay Thompson

Here are some positives and negatives from a blowout win in which the Warriors sat their starters for the entire fourth quarter: POSITIVE Klay Thompson's shooting surge That December drought is a distant memory. Klay Thompson hasn't just rediscovered his shooting hand. He's shooting the ball as well as anyone in the league over the last two weeks.
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Heisler: Lakers need their young players to finish growing up already

Hurry up and grow up, can you, guys? Now the latest calamity in Lakerdom: Waiting for their young players to dial up the passion, already. If 29 or so NBA teams would love the Lakers’ problems, there’s a trick to managing a season leading up to their hoped-for arrival of another superstar or two to join the one on hand. The problem is the confusion inherent in trying to win games while planning for a future in which they turn over half the roster. A year ago the Lakers were a rebuilding team wit...
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Warriors takeaways: What we learned from 146-109 win over Bulls

The Warriors cruised to their second consecutive blowout victory Friday night at Oracle Arena, and this time, it came at the expense of the Chicago Bulls. Golden State (28-14) made quick work of the Bulls on their way to a 146-109 home win, with Klay Thompson creating an early advantage that Chicago (10-32) never recovered from.
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Klay Thompson torches Bulls again in Warriors 146-109 win

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson picked up where he left off on his record-setting night in Chicago earlier this season, making seven more 3-pointers and scoring 30 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 146-109 victory over the Bulls on Friday night. Thompson set an NBA mark in the first meeting between […]
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NBA rumors: Warriors not expecting Klay Thompson to leave in free agency

NBA rumors: Warriors not expecting Klay Thompson to leave in free agency originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Don't get your hopes up, LeBron. James might want Klay Thompson to join the Lakers this summer, but chances are he's not getting the Warriors' star shooting guard. According to Ethan Strauss of The Athletic, "the expectation within and outside the Warriors is that Klay isn't leaving."
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If you need it for some reason, here's another report Klay Thompson is staying with Warriors

If you think Klay Thompson is considering leaving the Warriors this summer, you either: 1) Need to stop reading random speculation from unsourced people on message boards; 2) Are living in a DC Comics parallel universe (not even a Marvel one, those are still tethered to reality on some level). I have reported that no source I have spoken to around the league thinks Thompson is leaving the Warriors, countless others have heard and reported the same thing, and even the original ESPN report that sa...
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Just about everyone expects Klay Thompson to re-sign, except maybe the Lakers

Lost in the Golden State Warriors drama of Kevin Durant's 2019 free agency and his dustup with teammate Draymond Green is the impending free agency and season-long shooting slump of original Splash Brother Klay Thompson. Warriors fans received good news on both Thompson fronts this week. Two days after Thompson dropped 43 points on just four dribbles against the New York Knicks, The Athletic's Ethan Strauss reported that both the Warriors and the rest of the NBA expect Thompson to stay...
Tags: News, Nba, Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks, Lakers, Thompson, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Golden State, Draymond Green, Ethan Strauss, Klay Thompson Warriors


Explaining why the Warriors aren't blowing teams out like they're used to

Explaining why the Warriors aren't blowing teams out like they're used to originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com The Warriors led by at least 20 points throughout the entirety of the fourth quarter of their dominant victory over the Knicks Tuesday night. If the outcome seemed refreshingly de-stressed to you, well, you're not the only one. Klay Thompson was admittedly in a good mood after scoring 43 points against New York -- on only four dribbles -- so you can forgive him if ...
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Warriors Under Review: Klay Thompson, brilliant ball movement doom Knicks

Warriors Under Review: Klay Thompson, brilliant ball movement doom Knicks originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com OAKLAND – The Warriors knew all along that they were going to destroy the Knicks, but they wanted to have some fun along the way. So they toyed with them, teasing them into thinking they might stagger into an upset, until deciding minutes before halftime Tuesday night to euthanize the hapless New Yorkers. The result was a 122-95 thrashing of an opponent as tired as it was talentl...
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Klay Thompson's four-dribble, 43-point game impressed LeBron James

If Klay Thompson's four-dribble night caught your attention, you're not alone. Lakers star LeBron James was so impressed by Thompson scoring 43 points on just four dribbles against the Knicks that he posted about it on his Instagram Story just before 9:30 a.m. PT on Wednesday morning. Could LeBron's post be part of a recruiting campaign to get Thompson -- the LA native and soon-to-be free agent -- to join him in Los Angeles?
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Former Washington State star Klay Thompson scores 43 in victory for Golden State Warriors

Klay Thompson made 18 of 29 shots as the two-time defending NBA champions beat New York 122-95. Thompson has scored 40 or more points 12 times as a pro.
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Thompson scores 43, Warriors beat Knicks to snap home skid

Klay Thompson scored 43 points with seven 3-pointers, Stephen Curry had his first double-double of the season with 14 points and a season-best 14 assists, and Golden State snapped a rare three-game home losing streak by beating the cold-shooting...            [Author: AP]
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