Stories tagged: Klay Thompson
Wed., May 22, 2019, 5:33 p.m.
Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the All-Defensive first team. Boston’s Marcus Smart and Milwaukee’s Eric …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Klay Thompson will join Steve Puidokas as only other basketball player to have number retired at Washington State
Eight years later, it’s still the most popular jersey at Washington State home basketball games and before long, Klay Thompson’s No. 1 will be hanging in the rafters at Beasley …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
HOUSTON – Klay Thompson scored 30 points, DeMarcus Cousins had a season-high 27 and the Golden State Warriors snapped Houston’s nine-game winning streak Wednesday night with a 106-104 victory over …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Klay Thompson returned from a one-game absence with an illness to score 28 points and light up the Lakers for the second time in 13 days, leading the Golden State …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 10:32 p.m.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Couch Slouch: Before this season, there was a little-noted change in the NBA rulebook that stated, “Defenders shall not impede any shot by an opponent; if at all possible, the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
Prior to a recent road game in Dallas, the first thing Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson wanted to discuss was the Apple Cup game against Washington in Pullman on …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Klay Thompson broke teammate Stephen Curry’s NBA record with 14 3-pointers and finished with 52 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 149-124 victory over the Chicago Bulls …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
It won’t be a former Washington State standout and Golden State Warriors All-Star on set as ESPN College GameDay’s guest picker Saturday morning in Pullman.
Sat., June 2, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
Golden State All-Star guard Klay Thompson expects to play in Game 2 of the NBA Finals after spraining his left ankle in a scary fall during a collision when Cleveland’s …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Kevin Durant scored 37 points and Klay Thompson added 28 to lead Golden State to a 119-106 win in the long-awaited showdown with the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of …
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Catching up with Klay Thompson: A Q&A with the two-time NBA champion and former Washington State standout
Seven years removed from playing his final game in the crimson and gray, Thompson still looks back fondly on his time at WSU and says a few of his best …
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
The Oakland Athletics have claimed the brother of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson off waivers from the New York Yankees.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 7:56 a.m.
The Golden State Warriors went to great lengths to keep their plans for what they would do in Washington on Tuesday in lieu of a trip to the White House …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Stephen Curry will be able to stock his All-Star roster with plenty of Golden State teammates. Klay Thompson and Draymond Green were chosen as reserves, giving the defending NBA champions …
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
Kevin Durant dropped a 3-pointer with 45.3 seconds left as the Golden State Warriors rallied for 118-113 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the NBA Finals. The …
Sat., June 3, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
The Golden State Warriors won’t worry about how many shots Klay Thompson misses as long as he keep preventing his opponent from making them on the other end of the …
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
They splashed and twirled their way to their 12th consecutive victory, they’ve all but clinched the No. 1 overall seed in the postseason, and now the Warriors have a next …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Klay Thompson scored 21 of his 29 points in the first quarter and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Orlando Magic 122-92 on Thursday night.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Stephen Curry scored 29 points on his 29th birthday, Klay Thompson added 28 and the Golden State Warriors used a frenetic fourth-quarter rally to snap a three-game skid and beat …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Aaron Gordon leads dunk contest field, Klay Thompson set to defend 3-point title on All-Star Saturday night in New Orleans.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016, 5:59 p.m.
With another clutch shot, Kyrie Irving took the Warriors on a trip down memory lane. Irving dropped a short, turnaround jumper over Klay Thompson with 3.4 seconds left as the …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Al Attles made all eight of his field-goal tries for 17 points during Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game on March 2, 1962. Attles coached Rick Barry the day he scored 64 …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 11:34 p.m.
The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team is still a little better than Spain.
Sun., Aug. 14, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Three wins from gold, and still no reason to think it will be easy for the U.S. men’s basketball team.
Thu., July 7, 2016, 9:24 p.m.
Kevin Durant wanted to look MVP Stephen Curry in the eye, meet Klay Thompson face to face, and find out for himself whether they truly wanted him as a teammate.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
Kyrie Irving took one last shot on the flight home from the NBA Finals, hoping LeBron James would play in the Olympics.