(Ray Chavez)
Mark Jackson expects Warriors' Klay Thompson to get max deal

Former Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson, now with ESPN, says Klay Thompson is the best two-way shooting guard in the world and deserves a maximum-salary contract.
Warriors' Festus Ezeli makes immediate impact in return
Center makes big plays in long-waited return from knee injury 

Warriors' Festus Ezeli will play Tuesday night
Golden State Warriors backup center Festus Ezeli will play for the first time in 17 months in Tuesday night's exhibition game against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Golden State Warriors fall short to Houston Rockets in exhibition game
Younger Warriors step up with Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson getting the exhbition game off. 

Warriors' loss leaves Kerr displeased
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr criticizes team's effort after 115-108 loss to Miami Heat 

Warriors rally past Nuggets
Harrison Barnes' late 3-pointer seals Golden State Warriors' victory in his Iowa homecoming 

Warriors notebook: Harrison Barnes gets home start
Barnes will be in lineup as Warriors play exhibition in Iowa against Denver Nuggets 

Oakland Coliseum board to pick new leader, seek new powers
The authority that runs O.co Coliseum and the Oracle Arena is set to name its first director in over five years, while also seeking a leading role in future stadium development with the assistance of former Oakland City Administrator Robert Bobb. 

Warriors' Kerr may have Iguodala come off bench
Andre Iguodala may come off the bench, as Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr looks for a ball-handler for when Stephen Curry is not on the court 

Warriors blow out Lakers
Golden State Warriors overwhelm Los Angeles Lakers in 116-75 victory to remain undefeated after three exhibition games.

L.A. Lakers' Kobe Bryant giving Jeremy Lin tips on defense
The workload for Jeremy Lin seems as heavy as any advanced course he took at Harvard. 

Warriors' Klay Thompson off to hot start
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson continues to develop.

Warriors' Klay Thompson leaves Kobe raving
Klay Thompson impresses Kobe Bryant in Golden State Warriors' preseason win over Los Angeles Lakers 

Warriors look to get offense moving under coach Steve Kerr
Kerr expects Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson to get better shots and wants to improve efficiency with new offense.  

Warriors beat L.A. Clippers in exhibition opener
Andrew Bogut has big game under new Warriors coach Steve Kerr, scoring 10 points and grabbing 7 rebounds 

Warriors' Steve Kerr concerned about turnovers
An offense that relies on ball movement won't work for the Golden State Warriors if the passing is sloppy.

Warriors: Festus Ezeli, Shaun Livingston will miss exhibition opener
Coach Steve Kerr will give players looking for playing time a chance to shine 

Golden State Warriors sign Jason Kapono
The Golden State Warriors signed guard/forward Jason Kapono, an NBA veteran known for his 3-point shooting 

Warriors notebook: Harrison Barnes should benefit from new offense
New Warriors coach Steve Kerr's ball-movement system should get Harrison Barnes better opportunities. 

Warriors' Green taking a shot at stretch forward role
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr wants to see the emergence of a stretch forward in his offense, and Draymond Green is taking aim at that role after a summer spent trying to improve his jump shot.

Golden State Warriors: Jerry West is an early believer
Jerry West likes addition of backup point guard Shaun Livingston and expects him to boost the bench. 

Warriors' Steve Kerr oversees first practice as team's coach
Warriors' Andrew Bogut says coach Steve Kerr stressing fundamentals with Golden State 

Warriors happy back together again
Golden State Warriors all smiles after remaining largely intact as a team 

Warriors' David Lee: Kevin Love trade talk didn't bother him
David Lee says 'no hard feelings' about offseason trade rumors that Golden State Warriors might have dealt him for Kevin Love 

Thompson: Warriors coach Steve Kerr doesn't have time on his side
Golden State Warriors ownership and the team's fans have high expectations, perhaps too high for Kerr to possibly meet in the NBA's ridiculously tough Western Conference. 

Warriors' Kerr, Curry building relationship on links
Coach and All-Star talk hoops in preparation for season 

Warriors lament toilet comparisons to arena drawing
Drawings of new San Francisco arena bear resemblance to toilet seat. 

Warriors want to sign Klay Thompson to extension
Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers won't talk about negotiations, but says the team wants to keep guard Klay Thompson 'for a long time.'

Golden State Warriors' Curry likes new additions
Stephen Curry is pleased with how the Warriors shored up their bench with offseason signings and is open to playing off the ball more often in new coach Steve Kerr's offense 

Warriors' Thompson draws raves for FIBA World Cup performance
Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson is praised by teammate Stephen Curry, who says his fellow Splash Brother belongs among NBA's elite players. 

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'Dear White People' inflames and entertains

Justin Simien's first feature deals with race relations in the age of Obama. It will make some people uncomfortable, but it delivers plenty of laughs.