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What Does “DeMarcus Cousins The Warrior” Mean For The Warriors?

Dec 4, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins (0) and Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) scramble for a loose ball during the second half at the Smoothie King Center. The Warriors defeated the Pelicans 125-115. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
DeMarcus Cousins is a Warrior (as you probably have heard) that's no reference to DeMarcus' fighting spirit. Oh no, Boogie Cousins is now a Golden State Warrior. Or as Steph Curry (humorously) refers to Cousins, he is the third splash brother. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zzcyZADaVH8 Reaction to the Trade Right about...

What Should The Spurs Do With Kawhi Leonard?

Jan 13, 2018; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (2) passes the ball against Denver Nuggets small forward Wilson Chandler (21) during the first half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
After a puzzling season of odd quad injuries and cryptic team meetings, the search for a suitable recipient of former MVP finalist Kawhi Leonard rages on for the Spurs.

Breaking: Warriors Land DeMarcus Cousins

As apart of the greatest ring chase the NBA has ever seen, Pelicans superstar DeMarcus Cousins has accepted an MLE 1 year, 5.3 million dollar deal with the reigning NBA champions Golden State Warriors. Coming off a season of averaging 25.2 points, 12.9 rebounds,...

Reaction to Paul George Resigning With The Thunder

Apr 27, 2018; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George (13) shoots the ball against Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) during the first quarter of game six of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports
Hoop fans, basketball savants, fans, enthusiasts (whichever you prefer). It is over an hour after midnight, free agency is well and truly in full swing and for those anticipating some action, already, the 2018 free agency has delivered. Whilst Laker Nation still awaits with bated breath...

Isaiah Thomas: The Forgotten Free Agent

Mar 13, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Isaiah Thomas (3) dribbles the ball against the Denver Nuggets in the first half during an NBA basketball game at Staples Center. The Lakers defeated the Nuggets 112-103. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Just one year ago, Isaiah Thomas, was seen as an elite NBA point guard. Earning about six million per year, Thomas averaged over 30 points per game in the 2017 season while also leading a young Celtics team to the Eastern Conference Finals. However,...

Emotional Ties Could Keep Paul George In OKC

Although Kawhi Leonard is garnering most of the attention right now in free agency, the Paul George saga is still looming.  His free agency decision will make a huge impact on the NBA landscape this summer. George was stellar in his first season with the...

Lakers Are Ramping Up Efforts In Possible Trade With Spurs For Kawhi Leonard

Jan 23, 2018; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (left) watches from the bench during the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
In this game of chicken between the Spurs and Kawhi Leonard, it appears the Spurs are starting to blink. The Lakers, through various scenarios, had been rebuffed in their attempts to acquire the All-Star forward. Spurs officials recently said several times that they would...

Potential Trade Destinations For Kawhi Leonard

Jan 23, 2018; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (left) watches from the bench during the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
Per Shams, Kawhi Leonard is unhappy with the Spurs and wants out of the team. The NBA will certainly be scrambling to trade for the star, who is a top-five player in the NBA when healthy. What are the top five trade destinations for Leonard?

How Can The NBA Stop The Warriors’ Dynasty? The 2018 Offseason Question

Jun 6, 2018; Cleveland, OH, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates with forward Kevin Durant (35) during the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers in game three of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
So, here we are. It almost feels like déjà vu. Kevin Durant hit a deep three in game three of the NBA finals for the Golden State Warriors that led to them taking a 3-0 lead against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Steph Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 21 points last night and they still won.

Stephen Curry And The Warriors Blow Out The Cavaliers, Lead Series 2-0

June 3, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after a play during the second quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers in game two of the 2018 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY SportsJune 3, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; xxxxxxxxx in game two of the 2018 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
The Golden State Warriors have held home court, taking down the Cavaliers 122-103. Golden State took control early in the first and never relinquished it. The Warriors shot very well and played excellent defense early, limiting Cleveland's attack.

Golden State Survives LeBron James’ Onslaught, Wins Game One

ption: May 31, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) moves to the basket against Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) during overtime in game one of the 2018 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports
The Golden State Warriors came out on top of the Cavaliers in overtime, 124-114, in what is flat out one of the most appalling finishes to any NBA finals game ever. Nobody gave Cleveland any chance in this series. Everyone expected the Warriors to run them out of the building but that simply wasn't the case.

The Importance of Klay Thompson to The Warriors

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A four-time All-Star who has also earned two All-NBA selections, Klay Thompson has been described as the best two-way guard in the NBA. However, the third scoring option on one of the greatest teams in NBA history, many downplay his importance to the Warriors.

FPC NBA Roundtable: Who Wins Tonight’s Game Seven? How Does LeBron’s Win Impact His Legacy?

May 26, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots over Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) in the second half in game six of the Western conference finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
We have one of the most exciting playoff scenes in quite some time on our hands here. Which Western team will reach the NBA finals? Where does this accomplishment rank among LeBron's best and how does it help his legacy? The FPC NBA staff answers these questions in this article.

Can The Rockets Beat The Warriors Without Chris Paul?

May 24, 2018; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) is guarded by Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) and center Jordan Bell (2) in game five of the Western conference finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports
After taking a critical 3-2 lead over the juggernaut Warriors, the Rockets looked to be the first team to dethrone the Warriors in four seasons. Despite this momentum, they received a bad break with Chris Paul's injury developing. Will Houston pull off the unexpected and take down the mighty Warriors?

The Thunder Shouldn’t Retain George Just To Remain Relevant

Apr 27, 2018; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George (13) between plays during the first half of game six of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports
Why would the Oklahoma City Thunder pay Russell Westbrook $205 million over the next five years if Paul George leaves?   Why be willing to pay $250 million to $300 million for a roster that doesn't scream "title contender" if he stays? Well, it has to do with one thing: Relevance.

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