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Ivan Bettger

Writer, Podcaster

I joined the Golden State of Mind community in September of 2006, and have been on the writing staff since November of 2012. I once wrote a 1,000+ word critique on the Warriors' alternate sleeved uniforms, and Robin Lopez commented on my article on Facebook. Kids: dreams do come true.

MOST RECENT POSTS

GSOM on 95.7 The Game Tuesday night

UPDATE: Listen to the recording here.

I'll be talking Warriors with Zac and Mac, tonight at 9:30pm. Tune into 95.7FM The Game to hear me try to string together coherent sentences!

Warriors lose to Pacers. Reasons are unsurprising.

The Warriors are good. The Pacers are better. That played out pretty much as you'd have expected Monday night.

Recap: W's beat Clips in a rugged Christmas battle

Characterized by multiple fracases and ejections, the Christmas spirit was alive last night. The Warriors walked away with the fruitcake.

From Denver Stiffs: Andre Iguodala discusses his first game back vs. Nuggets.

Good Q&A here with Andre Iguodala, courtesy of Denver Stiffs, in which he discusses George Karl and the Mole, his role and status on last year's Nuggets team, and why he chose to move on to the Warriors.

Iguodala and Warriors beat Pelicans, stir my heart

In which I express love. Lots of love. But, like, sports love!

Preview: Warriors at Rockets. Sneerfest, Part I.

Andrew Bogut sneers. Dwight Howard sneers. Tonight they face off in a battle royale of sneering — at each other, at the refs, Bogut might get one in on a bad David Lee defensive play. Ultimately, we all win. Except for whoever loses the game.

Recap: Westbrook wills win over Warriors, we weep

What could have been a great game ended up in heartache. It was still a pretty good game.

Mindcast Episode 3: Q&A with Blazer's Edge

Nate and Ivan are back for another game preview podcast, this time with Blazer's Edge. Ivan limped away with a strained hamstring, because Warriors.

GSOM coming to 95.7 The Game TONIGHT

UPDATE: You can listen to the discussion here. Thanks SigEpWarrior!

I'll be a guest on 95.7 The Game tonight at 9:30, talking Warriors and plugging GSOM. Tune in!

Warriors beat Jazz as they should: handily.

Despite a few moments of creeping doubt, a poor shooting night, and one zany 5-man unit, the Warriors dispatched the Utah Jazz Monday night, 98-87.

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