kevin durant

Golden State controls its own destiny

Golden State controls its own destiny

Adam Lindner | Sports Editor May 2, 2019 Game 5 of last season’s Western Conference Finals, as well as the series’ ensuing games, were a monumental moment in the Golden State Warriors’ current dynastical run. Tied 2-2 in the best-of-seven set with the Houston Rockets, Golden State entered a hostile Toyota Center environment looking for […]

Try empathizing with Kevin Durant for a change

Try empathizing with Kevin Durant for a change

Adam Lindner | Sports Editor Beginning promptly on July 4, 2016, when mega NBA star Kevin Durant announced his decision to leave Oklahoma City for The Town, — err, uh, Golden State? — Durant chose to forfeit his general likability, his worldwide popularity amongst casual fans and his spot alongside superhuman point guard Russell Westbrook […]

Western Conference Preview

Saúl Berríos-Thomas | Layout Editor There are so many competitive teams in the Western Conference that last year, the No. 3 seed in the East Toronto Raptors would not have made the playoffs in the West. There’s room for debate at the bottom of the postseason bracket, but at the top, the Spurs are alone. […]