The Warriors finished the job of getting to the Finals because their depth and defense endured when all its glamorous components could not.
For the first time since 1975, the Warriors will play for the Larry O'Brien Trophy after dispatching the Rockets in Game 5 Wednesday night.
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What they're saying: Warriors end 40-year Finals drought 5h CSN Bay Area staff Comments (0)
The Warriors will play in the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years after beating the Rockets in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday night. Read More »
Better than ever, LeBron eyeing 'four more' wins 7h Associated Press Comments (0)
After four years in Miami, LeBron James returned home and has guided the injury-ravaged Cavaliers back to the NBA Finals. Read More »
NBA Gameday: Warriors must keep mixing defenses vs. Harden 8h Monte Poole Comments (10)
The Warriors have a chance to punch their ticket to the NBA Finals in front of their home fans. To do so, they need to keep James Harden in check... Read More »
W's minority owner confident entering Game 5: 'Bring on LeBron' 8h NBCBayArea.com Comments (0)
Warriors minority owner Chamath Palihapitiya spoke publicly on Wednesday, and he shared choice words that the Rockets might find interesting... Read More »
Curry: Wearing sleeve in Game 5 will take 'little getting used to' 10h Monte Poole Comments (12)
Stephen Curry conceded to feeling delayed soreness, and will uncharacteristically wear a sleeve on his right arm, but he's ready to roll... Read More »
LeBron, Cavs sweep Hawks, advance to NBA Finals 1d Associated Press Comments (12)
LeBron James has guided the Cavaliers back to the NBA Finals, as Cleveland completed the sweep of the No. 1 seed Hawks on Tuesday night. Read More »
Curry validates toughness by returning in Game 4 1d Monte Poole Comments (12)
By returning in Game 4 after a scary fall, Steph Curry erased all doubt about his toughness and cleared another hurdle on his way to greatness. Read More »
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Today's Poll

How far will the Warriors advance this postseason?
2014-15 world champions
Lose in NBA Finals
Lose in Western Conference Finals
Lose in Western Conference Semifinals
Lose in opening round

Team Schedule

5/27vs. Hou6:00 PT7:00 MT8:00 CT9:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 CT0:00
6/4vs. Cle6:00 PT7:00 MT8:00 CT9:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 CT0:00
6/7vs. Cle5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CT23:00
6/9Cle6:00 PT7:00 MT8:00 CT9:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 CT0:00
6/11Cle6:00 PT7:00 MT8:00 CT9:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 CT0:00
Full Schedule
5/25HouL 115-128
5/23HouW 115-80
5/21vs. HouW 99-98
5/19vs. HouW 110-106
5/15MemW 108-95
5/13vs. MemW 98-78
5/11MemW 101-84
5/9MemL 89-99
5/5vs. MemL 90-97
5/3vs. MemW 101-86
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Warriors - Team News
Harrison Barnes - F
Harrison Barnes was superb against the Rockets to help the Warriors advance to the NBA Finals... It was Playoff Barnes after he struggled in the previous two games. The Warriors used him more at the power forward spot tonight, which is something that should continue in...
May 27 9:29PM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry scored 26 points with eight rebounds, six assists, five steals, three turnovers... He ditched his elbow sleeve in the third quarter after messing with it throughout the game. Curry had plenty of clean looks and the Warriors gave him a slew of off-ball...
May 27 9:27PM Read More
Draymond Green - F
Draymond Green made 3-of-15 from the field for nine points against the Rockets on Wednesday,... He had some fantastic isolation defense tonight, but his offensive game wasn't there. Green is likely going to guard LeBron James on occasion in the next series and he'll...
May 27 9:24PM Read More
Klay Thompson - G
After scoring 20 points with one rebound, four assists and four 3-pointers on Wednesday, Klay... He needed three stitches to his ear to stop the bleeding, but it's certainly troubling to hear he was dizzy following the game. Thompson didn't need a concussion test...
May 27 9:19PM Read More
Festus Ezeli - C
Festus Ezeli scored a playoff career-high 12 points against the Rockets on Wednesday, adding... Andrew Bogut was in foul trouble and the Warriors were lucky to get a massive game out of their backup center. Ezeli was only playing 7.5 minutes per game in these playoffs...
May 27 9:16PM Read More
Klay Thompson - G
Klay Thompson suffered an ear laceration on Wednesday and will return. The Warriors dodged another concussion bullet and Klay didn't even need concussion testing, according to ESPN's Doris Burke. It looks like he'll be ready for Game 1 of the...
May 27 8:27PM Read More
Klay Thompson - G
Klay Thompson went to the locker room in the fourth quarter due to an apparent head injury. After a pump fake, Trevor Ariza went flying and caught Thompson with a knee to the side of the head. Thompson walked back to the locker room under his own power and will...
May 27 8:19PM Read More
Marreese Speights - F/C
Marreese Speights (calf) will not play against the Rockets on Wednesday. He is doing some on-court work and is progressing. Speights has essentially been ruled out for the Western Conference Finals, but he could be ready to face the Cavs.
May 27 4:22PM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry said he doesn't want to wear his elbow sleeve on his right arm and that it is a... In other words, the Warriors medical staff has the final say here. He reportedly looked just fine in warmups and he's already said he expects to play normally. Curry won't...
May 27 4:08PM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry is going through shootaround on Wednesday wearing a right elbow sleeve, but he... Curry had a scary fall in Game 4 and appeared to hit his head, shoulder and elbow, but he said that he feels fine and that he is dealing with some bruising and general...
May 27 10:34AM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry went through the league mandated concussion protocol testing twice before he... "At the very, very end, when he passed the tests, then it became ‘there’s no reason he couldn’t play,’" Warriors' GM Bob Myers said. "So then it was,...
May 26 1:51PM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry (head) said he felt OK after Monday's Game 4 loss to the Rockets. Curry took a scary fall during the third quarter of Monday's loss, but was able to pass the concussion protocol and return to the game. "I feel pretty good," he...
May 26 7:51AM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry (head) said he's fine for Game 5 on Wednesday night. He said he felt like he was "in the air for a long time" after being up-ended. Curry said he passed all concussion protocol including balance and exertion stress...
May 25 9:30PM Read More
Stephen Curry - G
Stephen Curry returned from a head contusion in the third quarter on Monday, finishing with 23... He cleared a concussion test and air-balled his first shot from beyond the arc after a return. Curry made 4-of-11 after the injury and had all four of his assists, so the...
May 25 8:50PM Read More
Klay Thompson - G
Klay Thompson scored 24 points during a 128-115 loss to the Rockets on Monday, adding three... It looked like he was on his way to his biggest game of the postseason, but the Rockets did a better job of keeping Klay in check. The Rockets did seem to be focused more on...
May 25 8:46PM Read More

Team Stats

Warriors: Stats
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Per Game
Stephen Curry8032.7.487.914.44323.8
Klay Thompson7731.9.463.879.43921.7
Draymond Green7931.5.443.660.33711.7
Marreese Speights7615.9.492.843.27810.4
Harrison Barnes8228.3.482.720.40510.1
David Lee4918.4.511.654.0007.9
Andre Iguodala7726.9.466.596.3497.8
Leandro Barbosa6614.9.474.784.3847.1
Andrew Bogut6723.6.563.524-6.3
Shaun Livingston7818.8.500.714.0005.9
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