Game Links #R1G5: Golden State Warriors 103 @ LA Clippers 113 - Both teams looked worn down, except for the Clippers' trap

Wednesday 4/30/2014

- The Donald Sterling drama is dying down, but there are still a few articles about it.
Associated Press: No NBA owners saying they'll side with Sterling
Associated Press: NBA owners to hold first meeting on Sterling
Associated Press: Stiviano 'devastated' over Sterling's lifetime ban

- Notes from practice.
Scott Ostler: Warriors' Green got toughness lessons early - from Mom | (Mobile)
Jimmy Durkin: Warriors notebook: Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers can finally concentrate on basketball
Marcus Thompson II: Thompson: Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry is learning what playoff basketball is all about
Jimmy Durkin: DeAndre Jordan a big problem for Warriors
Monte Poole: Warriors need more fight to survive Clippers
9.4 MB: David Aldridge previews Game 6 for TNT
Rusty Simmons: Warriors' Curry seeks key to Clippers' defensive lock | (Mobile)
Monte Poole: Point guard battle: Curry holding his own with CP3

- Bruce Jenkins has a collection of thoughts on Sterling, Game 6, and other stuff.
Bruce Jenkins: Momentum is due to swing Warriors' way | (Mobile)

- The Donald Sterling drama has drawn a lot of viewers.
Associated Press: Warriors vs. Clippers draws big television ratings

- Interviews with the Santa Cruz Warriors coach + some players reflecting on their season. Also, Nedovic and Kuzmic season highlights.

Tuesday 4/29/2014

Box score | Gameflow

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Warriors: Golden State of Mind
Recap: Game 5 Recap: Golden State Warriors lose to Los Angeles Clippers, 113-103. Mistakes were made.
Postgame: Post game lethargy: For some reason, Warriors show up with no energy
Game thread 2: Golden State Warriors @ LA Clippers Playoff Game 5 2nd half game thread: Down 5 at the half? We'll take it. (1210+ comments)
Game thread 1: Golden State Warriors @ LA Clippers Playoff Game 5 Community Live Blog: Getting back to BASKETBALL! (1190+ comments)
Preview: Golden State Warriors @ LA Clippers Playoff Game 5 Preview: Unpredictable + Hoping for a boycott

Clippers: Clips Nation
Recap: Clippers win emotional battle, 113-103
Game thread: Round 1 Game 5 Clippers-Warriors open thread
Preview: NBA Playoffs Round 1 Game 5 Clippers-Warriors: What a mess


Associated Press: DeAndre Jordan's 25 points, 18 boards carry Clips to 3-2 series lead | Photo Gallery
Sports Network: Clips get emotional win to take 3-2 series edge
Rusty Simmons: Curry can't find his game as Warriors fall in Game 5 | (Mobile)
Rusty Simmons: Game 5: Clippers 113, Warriors 103
Monte Poole: Instant Replay: Clippers take decisive Game 5 from W's
Diamond Leung: L.A. Clippers beat Warriors, go up 3-2 in NBA playoffs
Diamond Leung: Warriors fall to Clippers in Game 5, with the winner being basketball on a different kind of day
Monte Poole: Rewind: Jordan's historic night dooms Warriors in Game 5
Adam Lauridsen: Free Stephen Curry (Warriors 103, Clippers 113)

Pregame News

- At 11am, Adam Silver announced the fine and life time ban of Donald Sterling. Lots of links and reactions.
Associated Press: What can NBA do in regards to Sterling?
Bruce Jenkins: Sterling is done in NBA, even if sale drags on in court | (Mobile)
Chronicle Staff and News Services: NBA players, rights groups applaud decision on Sterling | (Mobile)
Rusty Simmons: NBA slaps Donald Sterling with lifetime ban, $2.5 million fine for racist views
Al Saracevic: Official NBA statement on Donald Sterling
Mike Lerseth: NBA Commisioner Adam Silver’s comments
Mike Lerseth: Statement from Warriors’ owner Joe Lacob
George Kelly: Lifetime ban, fine for Donald Sterling: Social media reaction
Marcus Thompson II: Thompson: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver becomes a hero with his Sterling decision
Marcus Thompson II: Thompson: Clutch game-winner by Adam Silver
Diamond Leung: Warriors' Joe Lacob, Stephen Curry react to Donald Sterling ban
Diamond Leung: Warriors support NBA commissioner Adam Silver giving Clippers owner Donald Sterling lifetime ban
CSN Bay Area Staff: Silver: Sterling banned from NBA for life
CSN Bay Area Staff: What they're saying: NBA bans Sterling for life
CSN Bay Area Staff: Warriors' Lacob applauds Silver's firm punishment
CSN Bay Area Staff: Transcript: Adam Silver serves Donald Sterling lifetime ban
Scott Ostler: Adam Silver's ruling on Donald Sterling was swift and sure | (Mobile)

- The Warriors were prepared to make this boycott statement if Adam Silver had came up with a different punishment.
Marcus Thompson II: Thompson: Warriors were ready to walk out on Game 5
Diamond Leung: Warriors were prepared to boycott Game 5 had Adam Silver not urged a sale of the Clippers

- Speaking of recordings, former Warriors assistant coach Darren Erman was doing a little recording of his own.
Rusty Simmons: Espionage alleged in firing of Warriors assistant | (Mobile)
Al Saracevic: Warriors coach Erman secretly taped conversations
Diamond Leung: Reports: Warriors assistant coach Darren Erman secretly recorded coaches, players before firing
Monte Poole: Ex-Warriors coach Erman joins Celtics

- Notes from shootaround.
Monte Poole: Jackson continues to refute dysfunction allegations

- Previews of the game.
Monte Poole: Fast Forward: Warriors get back to basketball for Game 5

Pregame Videos

Postgame News

- No postgame news.

Postgame Videos

- Postgame quotes and stuff from recap:
Photo Gallery

Show Quotes

Mark Jackson
On DeAndre Jordan:
On Stephen Curry's Struggles:
On the positives from the loss:
Stephen Curry
On the defensive strategy against DeAndre Jordan:
On responding to Clippers' focus on him:
David Lee
On the first quarter struggles:
On Thursday's Game 6:
Draymond Green
On the emotions of tonight's game:
On Commissioner Adam Silver's ruling on Donald Sterling:


- No interesting notes tonight.

What's next?

- Show up. Play harder. Break the trap. Win or go home. That is all.

Day Date Time Opponent TV Radio
Thu May 1 7:30 PM Clippers CSN Bay Area TNT KNBR 680
Sat May 3 TBD @Clippers CSN Bay Area TNT KTCT 1050

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- It's a fun little game we've been playing around here. Pick 4 guys whom you think will produce the highest total score based on their stats: pts + rebs + ast + 2*stl + 2*blk - to. How did you do in tonight's game? Golden State Warriors @ LA Clippers

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