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NBA Season to Resume Without the Warriors, NBA ...
With the Warriors' season officially over, Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss their takeaways from the season before talking about their favorite draft targets and debate a pair of free agent possibilities.
Warriors Protest in Oakland
Steph Curry and four other Warriors joined in on a peaceful protest in Oakland on Wednesday. How did it come together, and what was the impact on the community? Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau to discuss their coverage of the event.
Blackout Tuesday, the Warriors Closing Lineup a...
Wes Goldberg opens the show by sharing his thoughts on the recent protests resulting from the death of George Floyd. Then he answers a few listener questions about the Warriors' closing lineup and backup point guard for next season.
Will the Warriors Play Again? Plus Remembering ...
Wes Goldberg opens the show by talking about if the Warriors should play another game this season and the value of going through a training camp in San Francisco. Then he's joined by Charles T. Hamilton to remember the transitional 2010-11 season and discuss a couple of free agent wing targets.
Giannis and Golden State, Plus Remembering the ...
Wes Goldberg is joined by the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau (@Con_Chron) to discuss the backlash to their Giannis takes last week, what Vonteego Cummings is up to and Antawn Jamison scoring 51 points against Kobe Bryant during the 2000-01 season.
Kevon Looney's Surgery, Group Stage Playoffs an...
Wes Goldberg talks about what Kevon Looney's surgery means for him and the Warriors before being joined by Mark King (Locked On Grizzlies) to discuss the benefits of a group stage in the playoffs. Then he gets to listener mail and polls.
Who the Warriors Won't Draft (with Connor Letou...
Wes Goldberg and the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau discuss what they are hearing about the Warriors' NBA draft plans, including why they won't take James Wiseman or Killian Hayes.
Steve Kerr in 'The Last Dance,' the Warriors' C...
Wes Goldberg talks about Steve Kerr's story in episode 9 of "The Last Dance," what the Warriors can learn from the 90s Bulls and why the 2017 Warriors would dominate the 1996 Bulls.
What If... Kevin Durant Never Got Injured?
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to ask if Kevin Durant would have left the Warriors if he didn't get injured during last season's playoffs. Then they discuss who between Jae Crowder and Andre Roberson would be a better free-agent addition for the Warriors.
What If... The NBA Season Returns But Media Acc...
Wes Goldberg is joined by the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau and the Mercury News' Dieter Kurtenbach to discuss how the NBA season could return, if media access will ever be the same after COVID-19 and why Alameda is better than San Francisco.
Monta Ellis on the "We Believe" Season, Steph C...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Monta Ellis to discuss the "We Believe" Warriors, being bitter after getting traded, growing up in Mississippi and more.
Free Agent Centers for the Warriors
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss some center options the Warriors can target in free agency.
Steve Kerr on Coaching Tips, Establishing Cultu...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Warriors head coach Steve Kerr to talk about his new podcast with Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, how he's established a culture in Golden State, and his takeaways from "The Last Dance" documentary.
Mailbag: Who Would the Warriors Draft if Anthon...
Wes Goldberg answers listener questions about who the Warriors would take with the No. 2 pick in the NBA Draft, veteran free agent targets, trading back and more.
Warriors' Interest in Anthony Edwards Plus Free...
Wes Goldberg is joined by the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau to discuss his report that the Warriors are prepared to take Anthony Edwards with the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. Then Charles T. Hamilton joins the show to explore some free agent targets.
Warriors NBA Draft Targets (with Chad Ford)
Wes Goldberg and Chad Ford discuss the Warriors' options at the top of the NBA Draft, who among Anthony Edwards, LeMelo Ball and James Wiseman is a better fit and if there's a market to trade down.
Wes Goldberg is joined by Jason Richardson, long-time Warriors fan favorite, to discuss the "We Believe" season, beating the Mavericks in the first round, his favorite dunks and Stephen Jackson stories, and more.
Trading Draymond to Keep Durant, and Free Agent...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss why Draymond Green has decided to start talking about his relationship with Kevin Durant, and if they think the Warriors would have traded Green to keep Durant.
Draymond vs. KD, The Last Dance and the Better ...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) and Dieter Kurtenbach (Mercury News, Twitter: @dieter) to discuss Draymond Green's fiery comments about Kevin Durant's last season in Golden State, their impressions so far of "The Last Dance" and why Better Call Saul is a better show than Breaking Bad.
'The Last Dance' Premier
Wes Goldberg opens the show by talking about how Scottie Pippen and Steph Curry are similar before discussing Steve Kerr's comments about the difficulty of winning and the Twitter polls of the day.
Steph Curry's Best Season and Free Agency Targe...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss the best individual seasons for Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green before talking about a couple of 3-point shooters the Warriors can target in free agency.
Covering a Dynasty, Favorite Forgotten Players ...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) to discuss which Warriors season he enjoyed covering the most before talking about our favorite forgotten role players and how we are dealing with being sheltered-in-place.
The 73-Win Season, TPE Targets and Burying $7 M...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Dieter Kurtenbach (Mercury News columnist, Twitter: @dieter) to talk about the Warriors winning 73 games in 2015-16, best traded-player exception targets, and which Warriors player would be able to find their way through the New Mexico desert.
Remembering Steph Curry's First MVP and the Big...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss his fondest memories of the 2014-15 Warriors season before being joined by Warriors play-by-play voice Bob Fitzgerald to discuss Steph Curry's leap to becoming the NBA's MVP.
The Moves That Shaped the Warriors' 2015 Champi...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) to talk about the Warriors refusing to trade Klay Thompson, hiring Steve Kerr, moving Andre Iguodala to the bench and the other decisions that led the Warriors to winning the 2015 NBA Finals.
Favorite Warriors Seasons and Baron Davis Stori...
Wes Goldberg opens the show with results from the #FavWarriorsSeason bracket, then talks to sports agent Todd Ramasar about Baron Davis.
Free Agency Fridays: A Pair of Ball-Handlers
Wes Goldberg and Charles T. Hamilton open the show by talking about some of the Warriors game replays, then discuss some possible free agent targets before checking the Twitter polls.
2015 Warriors, Chances of NBA Resuming and More...
Wes Goldberg opens the show by discussing last night's re-air of Game 3 of the 2015 playoff game between the Warriors and Pelicans. Then he talks about why he's pessimistic the NBA could return before checking the Twitter polls.
LeTuesday: Sports Illustrated Layoffs, NBA Frie...
Wes Goldberg and Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) discuss the recent Sports Illustrated layoffs and the state of sportswriting, NBA friendships and how they are dealing with being sheltered in place.
Salary Cap Implications of COVID-19
Wes Goldberg is joined by Jeff Siegel (EarlyBirdRights.com, Twitter: @jgsiegel) to discuss the key questions facing the NBA in regards to how the coronavirus crisis impacts the 2020-21 salary cap and the Warriors.
Steph Curry's Coronavirus Chat with Dr. Anthony...
Wes Goldberg and Charles T. Hamilton open the show by talking about Steph Curry's conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci. Then they talk about the NBA Draft and the Warriors' team needs before checking the Twitter polls.
What Defines Klay Thompson, Plus Tiger King
Wes Goldberg opens the show talking about Klay Thompson's legacy before being joined by the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau to talk about Netflix's "Tiger King."
How Postponing the Olympics Impacts the Warriors
Wes Goldberg opens the show with a quick update on his plans for the podcast, then talks about what the Olympics postponing the Games until 2021 means for Klay Thompson, Steph Curry and Steve Kerr. He closed the show by checking the day's Twitter polls.
LeTuesday: The Best Basketball Movies and Books
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) to discuss their favorite basketball movies and books.
Warriors Replays, Draft Strategy and Streaming TV
Wes Goldberg opens the show by talking about how it must be weird for Warriors fans to watch the classic games replays on NBC Sports, then discusses his article on the Warriors' draft strategy and wraps up with today's Twitter poll.
Potential Changes to the NBA, Friday Mailbag an...
Wes Goldberg and Charles T. Hamilton open the show by discussing the NBA's potential measures to save the season before opening up the mailbag to answer questions about the best all-time Warriors bench lineup, Golden State's draft prep and more.
Sports as a Diversion with Bob Fitzgerald
Wes Goldberg opens the show by discussing why the NFL and NBA are trying to provide fans with a product. Then he talks with Warriors play-by-play announcer Bob Fitzgerald about potentially calling games without fans.
Warriors Dodge Coronavirus, Klay's Rehab and Qu...
Wes Goldberg discusses Bob Myers' comments about the Warriors not receiving tests for the coronavirus, a new challenge in Klay Thompson's rehab and how the team aims to prepare for the draft.
LeTuesday: NBA Draft Talk
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (The San Francisco Chronicle, Twitter: @Con_Chron) to discuss the Warriors' approach to the NBA Draft.
Mailbag: What's Next After COVID-19?
From his self-quarantined apartment, Wes Goldberg answers your mailbag questions about the NBA Draft, the Warriors' offseason needs and more.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Coronavirus Cancels the NBA
Wes Goldberg and Charles T. Hamilton discuss the ramifications of the NBA postponing the season after players have been diagnosed with coronavirus.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- How Coronavirus is Changi...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (San Francisco Chronicle) to discuss the city's decision to bar fans from attending games at Chase Center and how the Warriors have become the example the rest of the NBA will follow.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS - GSW vs LAC: Coronavirus an...
Wes Goldberg and Dieter Kurtenbach discuss a surreal night at Chase Center.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Mychal Mulder
Wes Goldberg talks with Warriors guard Mychal Mulder about defending Devin Booker while on a 10-day contract, what it was like playing in Sioux Falls and how he hopes to carve out a role in the NBA.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Mailbag: Do the Warriors ...
Wes Goldberg answers your mailbag questions, including if the Warriors need James Wiseman if they have Marquese Chriss, and which fringe guys could make the team next season.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- GSW vs. TOR: Steph Curry....
Wes Goldberg is joined by Dieter Kurtenbach to talk about how Steph Curry looked in his return to the Warriors, and how his teammates reacted to playing with the two-time MVP.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Steph Curry is Back!
Wes Goldberg discusses what to watch for in Steph Curry's return to the Warriors on Thursday.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- GSW at DEN: Wiggins' Pass...
Wes Goldberg is joined by the San Francisco Chronicle's Connor Letourneau to discuss the Warriors' big win against the Nuggets, Andrew Wiggins as a passer and Mychal Mulder's chances of making the roster next season.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Steph Curry's Rehab Goes ...
Wes Goldberg takes you inside Steph Currys' 5-on-5 scrimmage with the Warriors' G League affiliate in Santa Cruz, and discusses why Curry is ready to make his NBA return.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- GSW vs. LAL: Draymond Eje...
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Mailbag: Should The Warri...
Wes Goldberg answers your questions about players on 10-day contracts, the roles of Eric Paschall and Marquese Chriss going forward and why the Warriors would pursue another superstar.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- GSW vs. SAC: Marquese Chr...
Wes Goldberg is joined by San Francisco Chronicle writer Connor Letourneau to discuss how Marquese Chriss has emerged as a long-term piece for the Warriors.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Bender's Debut, Wiggins' ...
Wes Goldberg breaks down Dragan Bender's debut in the Warriors' loss to the Pelicans Sunday.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Is Andrew Wiggins Underra...
Wes Goldberg and Charles T. Hamilton ask if Andrew Wiggins is, like Steve Kerr says, underrated.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Warriors to Sign Dragan B...
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Steph Curry Update and Za...
Wes Goldberg reports from Warriors practice with the latest regarding Steph Curry's return.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- NBA Draft Strategy with S...
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Mailbag Monday: TPE Targe...
Wes Goldberg answers your questions about who the Warriors could acquire using the traded player exception, who should run the second-unit offense and who will start at center next season.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- GSW @ PHX: Marquese Chris...
Wes Goldberg breaks down the Warriors' loss to the Suns, Marquese Chriss' long-term fit and the future at point guard.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- The Andrew Wiggins Acclim...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Charles T. Hamilton to discuss dumb California laws, how the Warriors are fitting in Andrew Wiggins and other players to watch the rest of the season.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Warriors Fall to Heat, Ig...
Wes Goldberg discusses what went wrong in the Warriors' loss to the Heat and why it showed a glaring weakness for the team going forward.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- Mailbag: How Do The Warri...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors writer for The Mercury News, answers your mailbag questions about how we should judge Andrew Wiggins, the Warriors' draft priorities and some potential free agent targets.
LOCKED ON WARRIORS -- The Warriors’ Bet On Andr...
Wes Goldberg is joined by Connor Letourneau (@Con_Chron) to break down the blockbuster trade that sent D’Angelo Russell to the Timberwolves and brought Andrew Wiggins to the Warriors.