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11 hrs ago | Golden State of Mind

Time to revisit Klay vs Love

He just lit it up for team USA, plays really solid defense which would be elite D if he could stop committing so many stupid fouls, young, durable, looking to have breakout season. 3/4.) Kobe/DWade- Both guys on the last legs of their careers.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Blue Man Hoop

Three Warriors in SI's Top 100 NBA players from slots 100-51

Dec 15, 2013; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut in congratulated by teammates forward David Lee , guard Klay Thompson , forward Draymond Green and guard Stephen Curry in the second half of the game against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center. The Suns defeated the Warriors 106-102.

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USA Today

Klay Thompson rises to NBA elite with golden offseason

Klay Thompson rises to NBA elite with golden offseason After a breakout showing with Team USA, Klay Thompson may be the best shooting guard in the NBA. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s42n5C USA and Warriors guard Klay Thompson enjoys his gold medal at the FIBA World Cup alongside NBA and USA teammate Stephen Curry.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Blue Man Hoop

Curry, Thompson bring home the gold as Team USA trumps Serbia

It's been a hectic summer for the beloved Splash Brothers of the Golden State Warriors, and it ended in a success; Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson will return the Bay Area world champions as part of Team USA, which beat Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the final of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Thompson had 12 points on 5-of-8 shooting and Curry finished with 10 points on 2-of-7 shooting.

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SFGate

Warriors at forefront of NBA data analysis

During a panel discussion at the Sports Analytics Innovation Summit last week in San Francisco, a member of the Chicago Bulls ' leadership stopped midstream in a conversation about his team's advances and offered unprompted praise of the Warriors' strides. More and more often, the Warriors are being recognized for being on the cutting edge of analytics technology, and it's not by accident.

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Valley of the Suns

2014 FIBA World Cup final: Bogdan Bogdanovic scores 15 against USA

Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Bogdan Bogdanovic poses for a photo with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number twenty-seven overall pick to the Phoenix Suns in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Bogdan Bogdanovic didn't play like he had throughout the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

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Blue Man Hoop

Curry a leader on Team USA, Warriors using analytics

Aug 22, 2014; New York, NY, USA; United States guard Stephen Curry controls the ball against Puerto Rico during the fourth quarter of a game at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports It's hard to believe that just two years ago, Stephen Curry played just 23 games in an 82-game season because of recurring injuries, and his future was very much in doubt.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Blue Man Hoop

Klay continues to shine for Team USA, Livingston injury update

Aug 1, 2014; Las Vegas, NV, USA; USA Team White guard Klay Thompson passes the ball during the USA Basketball Showcase at Thomas & Mack Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports Klay Thompson wasn't a sure lock to even make it onto Team USA's roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup, but you can bet coach Mike Krzyzewski is glad he chose Thompson.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Contra Costa Times

FIBA: Stephen Curry becomes a leader

Now, the Warriors' star is again shining for the stars and stripes, this time with a more expansive role. At 26, Curry is the second-oldest player on a U.S. team whose average age is the youngest among the 24 teams competing in the FIBA World Cup in Spain.

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BleacherReport

Will Steph Curry or Klay Thompson Benefit More from Team USA Experience?

The experience of playing next to other elite talents and working with world-class coaches can only really be viewed as beneficial as these players prepare for the NBA season. Thompson are certainly no exception.

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Blue Man Hoop

Warriors Roundtable Discussion: What should the starting lineup look like?

Mar 11, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala high fives guard Klay Thompson and guard Stephen Curry after a play against the Dallas Mavericks during the second quarter at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports Every week, the staff writers at Blue Man Hoop will take part in a roundtable discussion on a topic concerning the Warriors .

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USA Today

Even without stars, Team USA purely dominant

The Team USA v. Not Spain championship game will tip off here on Sunday, when this American team that spent so many months answering questions about the FIBA World Cup host team will likely win gold without having Without biggest stars, Team USA still proving dominance The Team USA v.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

International Business Times

USA Defeats Lithuania, 96-68; Americans Advance To Championship Round Of 2014 FIBA World Cup [PHOTOS]

It took the Americans about a half before they could solve the Lithuanian puzzle but when they did, Team USA delivered another convincing blowout victory with a final score of 96-to-68 over Lithuania in the semifinal round of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. Team USA now advances to the final against the winner of the France-Serbia tiff, which is scheduled on Saturday .

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Blue Man Hoop

Where will the Warriors be three years from now?

May 20, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Steve Kerr poses for a photo with Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers in a press conference after naming Kerr as the new head coach for the Warriors at the Warriors Practice Facility. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The tip off of the NBA season can't come soon enough.

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WDBO-AM Orlando

Unbeaten US routs New Zealand 98-71 at worlds

American players paused from their warmups to stand and face their New Zealand opponents as they performed the haka, their traditional war dance challenge. Anthony Davis had 21 points and nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.

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Rant Sports

Golden State Warriors Wouldn't Be Legit Contender Even With Kevin Love

As Golden State Warriors fans watch reports of Kevin Love beginning his tenure with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , they cannot help but think what could have been if Love had instead joined the Warriors . Fans and Golden State front office members alike ponder if the Warriors would be talked as contenders this season or if they would be smarting from the loss of Klay Thompson and David Lee .

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Exclusive: Warriors, Jerry West reach new deal

Jerry West, smiles after being introduced as a new member of the Golden State Warriors basketball club's Executive Board, during a news conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, May 24, 2011. West, 72, will assist the Warriors ownership group and represent the organization in a wide variety of team-related functions in his role with the club.

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The Fresno Bee

Jerry West agrees to two-year extension with Warriors

West had one year remaining on his original deal with the team and this new deal will be tacked on, for a total of a three-year commitment from this point. This move, coupled with the new deal for general manager Bob Myers through the 2017-2018 season, puts a bow on co-owner Joe Lacob's desire to keep his front office together for the long-term as the team gets set to move into a San Francisco arena by 2018.

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Rant Sports

5 Things Golden State Warriors Need Andre Iguodala To Improve During 2014-15 Season

Although his box score may not have showed it, Andre Iguodala was the backbone of what the Warriors did on both ends of the court last season. His distributing, rebounding, sharpshooting, perimeter defense and leadership all were integral in the team's success last season.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Blue Man Hoop

Previewing the Warriors' Triangle Offense

May 3, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry attempts a shot against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first quarter in game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center.

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