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.


Preview: Warriors at Knicks. Steph: how about 64?


The last time we visited Madison Square Garden, Stephen Curry unleashed a 54 point gem. Also, the Warriors lost. We want one of those things to happen again.

Recap: Warriors and Speights eat souls of Sixers.


Simultaneously joyous in that it was a blowout victory and depressing in the one-sidedness of the affair, the Warriors finished off the Sixers 134-80 Monday night. I talk a little bit about the bar...

Preview: Warriors at Jazz. I'm smelling momentum!


Remember that 10-game win streak? Yeah, it'd be fun to go on another one of those again.

Stephen Curry: All-Star!


Stephen Curry is starting in his first NBA All-Star appearance. He's the top vote-getting Western guard, and fourth overall in total votes with 1,047,281. Go Dub Nation! Unstoppable Baby!

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,...

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