Programming note: "Warriors NBA Finals Central" airs Thursday night at 5 p.m., and immediately after Game 1 on CSN Bay Area.
Programming note: Watch "Warriors Playoff Central" Monday at 5 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, and immediately after the final horn in Game 4.
OAKLAND – The volume of the noise is slowly diminishing. The skeptics are reconsidering, the believers are exhaling and the Warriors are making a point some disputed when the playoffs began.
OAKLAND – For all but seven minutes of the first two months of this season, David Lee was a well-paid spectator.