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Portland’s Jusuf Nurkic still doubtful for Game 3

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic remains doubtful for Game 3 of the first round Saturday night against the Warriors, Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts told reporters at the team’s shoot-around. Nurkic, who is trying [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Steve Kerr misses shoot-around, questionable for Game 3

Head coach Steve Kerr missed Golden State’s shoot-around Saturday morning because he was “under the weather,” a team spokesman said. Brown has extensive head-coaching experience with the Cavaliers (2005-10, [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Kevin Durant still questionable for Game 3

Warriors forward Kevin Durant remains questionable for Game 3 of the first round Saturday night against the Trail Blazers. Head coach Steve Kerr has said that he will only play Durant, who missed Game 2 with a left calf [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Draymond Green heating up from 3

Draymond Green’s blueprint for infuriating opponents extends beyond dominant defense and a steady flow of trash talk. Hardly a long-range marksman, the Warriors’ All-Star power forward relishes the reactions his [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Kevin Durant questionable for Game 3

Because it is up 2-0 on the Trail Blazers, Golden State has the luxury of being cautious with Durant. Durant sustained the calf injury late in the third quarter of the Warriors’ Game 1 victory Sunday. Though he [Read entire story]

Portland’s Jusuf Nurkic doubtful for Game 3 vs. Warriors

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic is doubtful for Game 3 of the first round Saturday against the Warriors, Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts told reporters. Nurkic, who is trying to return from a leg injury that has [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Patrick McCaw shows aggressiveness in fill-in start

In late September, during one of the first practices of training camp, assistant coach Willie Green called him “P-Nice” because the spindly rookie was unfazed against Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Over the past [Read entire story]

Supporting cast powers Warriors to Game 2 rout of Portland

With the Warriors well on their way to a 110-81 rout of Portland in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series, the fans made sure a player long known for his bloopers knew he was appreciated. With Kevin Durant [Read entire story]

Data show Warriors’ Green frequently gets back late on defense

On a team filled with reserved personalities, the All-Star forward’s fiery demeanor has been a driving force behind Golden State’s run of at least 67 wins in each of the past three seasons. The author, Chris [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Kevin Durant to miss Game 2 vs. Blazers

In addition to Durant, the Warriors announced Wednesday that they will sit point guard Shaun Livingston (right index finger) and forward Matt Barnes (right ankle). Over the past couple days, Kerr has conferred with his [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Klay Thompson looks to bounce back from rough Game 1

For more than 20 minutes after Warriors practice Tuesday, Klay Thompson, his shirt drenched in sweat, worked through shooting drills with assistant coach Chris DeMarco. The Portland backcourt duo, thriving on a mix of [Read entire story]

Warriors prepare for chance of Kevin Durant missing Game 2

Steve Kerr is a master at maintaining perspective. In early March, when his Warriors stumbled through a 2-5 rut in the wake of Kevin Durant’s knee injury, the third-year head coach reminded players that regular-season [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Durant questionable for Game 2

Warriors forward Kevin Durant is questionable for Game 2 of the first round Wednesday against Portland with a left calf strain, Golden State has announced. Durant, who sustained the injury in Sunday’s Game 1 victory, [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Ian Clark has Blazers’ number

On Jan. 4, roughly 90 minutes before a regular-season game against the Warriors at Oracle Arena, Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts took issue with an ad spot. A player who needed to beat out Ben Gordon and others [Read entire story]

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic’s status unclear for Game 2

After missing the Warriors’ Game 1 win over the Trail Blazers, Portland center Jusuf Blazers head coach Terry Stotts said that he hopes Nurkic, who has missed eight straight games with a slight fracture in his right [Read entire story]

Draymond Green’s late stops fuel rally in Warriors’ Game 1 win

Green stood and glared down at the two-time All-Star, lying flat on his stomach. In that fourth-quarter moment, with the Warriors nursing an eight-point lead over Portland, Green reveled in yet another highlight-caliber [Read entire story]

Portland’s Jusuf Nurkic ruled out for Game 1

Nurkic, who missed the final seven regular-season games with a slight fracture in his right leg, had previously been listed as questionable. Golden State head coach Steve Kerr, whose staff has crafted scouting reports [Read entire story]

Game 1 preview: Will Portland’s Jusuf Nurkic play vs. Warriors?

Steve Kerr, 3rd season with Warriors (207-39 with Warriors and overall); Terry Stotts, 5th season with Blazers (223-187 with Blazers and 338-355 overall) On air: TV on ABC; Radio on 95.7 The Game Warriors (67-15, 0-0); [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Iguodala says playoff physicality ‘works in our favor’

The Warriors, with their finesse-oriented players and infatuation for three-point shooting, are not considered one of the NBA’s more physical teams. “I feel like for us, guys are always grappling and holding” in [Read entire story]

Warriors not overlooking Blazers in 1st round

Before they signed Kevin Durant, before they reached back-to-back NBA Finals, before they were bought by a Joe Lacob-led group of investors, the Warriors were unheralded, run-and-gun upstarts trying to lift the franchise [Read entire story]