WarriorsWorld Podcast

What!? A loss!? What is this!? 

After winning 16 straight games, the Warriors finally fell against the Memphis Grizzlies. Without Andrew Bogut for the forseeable future, what can we expect from the team now? In the first segment, we discuss the recent road trip, Bogut's injury and discuss the upcoming Oklahoma City Thunder matchup with The Sports Fan Journal's Ed Maisonet. 

In our second segment, we take a handful of calls. Is it time to panic? Has Mo Speights already reached his peak this season? Do the Warriors need to trade for a big? 

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Another episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast, another week without talking about a loss. The Warriors are riding an incredible winning streak and they're doing it in a multitude of ways.

In this episode, we talk their impressive win in Chicago against the Bulls, the ugly win in Minnesota as well as their latest win against the Houston Rockets. We also talk Harrison Barnes' continuing revival and the possible signing of Ray Allen.

In the second and final segment, we welcome in Marcus Thompson to talk the 19-2 start, the columnist life and if there are growing concerns about the new San Francisco arena. 

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WarriorsWorld Podcast - Episode 74

We're back from the Thanksgiving holiday to talk everything about the first place Golden State Warriors. The team is riding a 10-game winning streak and is 15-2. So, naturally, there are positive vibes all the way around. 

In our first segment, we discuss the five-game road trip, Stephen Curry's game winning shot and welcome in Sal Castaneda to talk the Bay Area vibe surrounding the team. 

Next, we welcome in Brendan Bowers of SLAM to talk the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kevin Love and the national outlook on the Warriors. 

Lastly, we have Jim Park call in to the show to talk Stephen Curry's MVP campaign, the progression since his rookie season and if he's nearing his ceiling as a player. 

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There's been three games since our last podcast, which has resulted in three Warriors wins. The team took care of business against the Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets and Los Angeles Lakers last week, and we're here to talk about the victories in our first segment. 

In our second and final segment, we welcome in 95.7 The Game's Matt Steinmetz as we talk about the team's early success, give Joe Lacob his props, who is on Matt's media starting-five lineup and much more. 

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5-2 record and Warriors fans are panicking! Alright, maybe not that drastic, but there are some questions with this team and the WarriorsWorld podcast discusses all of them this week.

In our first segment, we talk the 5-2 start and the last two games to be specific. Should we be concerned about the turnovers? Can Andre Iguodala flourish with the second-unit? How has Steve Kerr faired throughout his first handful of games? 

In our second segment we welcome in Danny Leroux about the early season success, Steve Kerr's coaching style and whether the Iguodala criticism is warranted.

Finally, we welcome back a fellow co-host and look ahead to the rest of the schedule this week.

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The season is finally upon us and so is the WarriorsWorld podcast. 

We talk about Klay Thompson's shiny new extension, list the Top-10 songs that Klay played when he signed the deal and discuss the team's hot 3-0 start. 

We also take a few calls, two of which we might regret we took. 

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WarriorsWorld Podcast - Episode 70

The NBA is back! The Warriors are back! The WarriorsWorld podcast is back this week with our NBA season preview!

In our first segment, we dive into every and all Warriors predictions for the upcoming season: win/loss record, regular season awards, Harrison Barnes, the starting lineup and more. Also, a Bulls vs. Cavs debate ensues.

In our second segment, we welcome in Adam Lauridsen (@GSWFastBreak) to talk the upcoming season and if Klay Thompson signs his extension before the deadline.

Lastly, we give our Boof of the Week with a little help from Warriors co-owner Peter Guber.

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We're counting down the days until the regular season and discussing a multitude of topics on this week's episode.

Rasheed, Mek and myself are in the studio again as we talk the Warriors 116-75 thrashing of the Los Angeles Lakers, how the team has looked this preseason and we take a look at their early schedule. 

We also touch on the different clubs at Oracle, Club 200, Lakers fans and a lot more.

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There was a time last season when we weren't sure whether we could #KeepJim. But, never doubt the power of Warriors fans or social media, as Jim Barnett is on his way towards his 30th season in the booth with the organization. We welcome Barnett to the podcast as we talk the #KeepJim movement, whether this is the best Warriors team he's ever seen, the rise of Klay Thompson and much more. 

In our second and final segment we talk about the Warriors' 112-94 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night. How much can we really take from preseason?

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The WarriorsWorld podcast is back and ready to talk everything Media Day and Warriors training camp.

In our first segment we wrap up a tame Media Day and talk about out our biggest concerns heading into training camp. 

In our second segment we welcome in Steve Berman, the Bay Area Sports Guy, to talk Media Day, the new era of Warriors basketball and what big storylines we see heading into the new season.

Finally, we talk about our WarriorsWorld x Oaklandish event from last week.

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It's almost time. 

The season is almost upon us, and as Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson wrap up their Gold medal campaign in Spain, the WarriorsWorld team can't wait to get things in motion. But first, we talk about FIBA, the Splash Brothers' performance and what we can take away from the summer.

We're joined by a longtime supporter of the site and talk recent transactions as well as give our "Boof of the Week" awards. We finish up the show by announcing a special event.

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Welcome back to another off-season edition of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

In our first segment we finally close the Kevin Love fiasco as we move forward with Klay Thompson and the return of the #FullSquad. Are the Warriors still better than last season?

In our second segment we take a call and drift away from the court as we talk, shall we say, other off-season NBA interests. 

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Another week, another episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

In our first segment, we discuss the Warriors 2014-15 schedule and breakdown our favorite matchups, sneaky good games and our initial predictions for the season.

In our second segment, we welcome in Clippers swingman Jared Dudley who talks about his offseason, Steve Ballmer, how the Clippers gameplanned for Stephen Curry and why the Warriors should've traded for Kevin Love.

Finally, we talk Drake's mention of Steph on "0 to 100" and why the Splash Brothers' participation in Team USA is necessary.

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We're back after a slight hiatus to discuss all the happenings of the Warriors' offseason so far. 

In our first segment, we talk about the signing of Shaun Livingston and the return of Brandon Rush. Also, where do we have the team ranked in the gauntlet that is the Western Conference?

Finally, we take a few calls on the Kevin Love trade talks.

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Rumors, rumors, rumors amount as we record another episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

In our first segment we talk about the proposed Klay Thompson for Kevin Love deal, what that means for Stephen Curry and the possible moves that follow (HINT: LEBRON JAMES).

In our second segment we welcome in Oakland's own Kiwi Gardner, who just finished his first season with the Santa Cruz Warriors. We talk life in Santa Cruz, his first season in the D-League and whether he thinks the Warriors should make the Thompson-Love deal. 

Finally, we welcome in some callers from all over the globe -- Greece and Australia! -- to the podcast to discuss the possible moves. 

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The offseason continues with another edition of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

Another day, another Mark Jackson story as we discuss the newest leaked story reported by SFBay that the former coach didn't allow gays in his locker room. Why are these stories still being leaked? How much longer before we completely move on? Can Steve Kerr avoid all the off-court drama?

In our second and final segment we talk the future of Klay Thompson and whether he deserves an extension or if the team should trade him now while they still can.

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New coach, time for a new episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

In our first segment, we discuss Steve Kerr's opening press conference, why Stan Van Gundy might not have been the best choice after all and look forward to the offseason.

In our second segment we welcome in Ray Ratto of CSNBayArea.com and talk the departure of Mark Jackson, Kerr's arrival, Kevin Love and offers me some advice.

Finally, we take a few calls and give our thoughts on what the team should do this offseason.

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Welcome back for an offseason edition of the WarriorsWorld podcast! 

The season is over, but the news never stops as the Warriors have hired Steve Kerr as their next head coach. Before we touch on Kerr, we discuss the end of the Mark Jackson era and finalize his tenure with the team.

In our second segment we take some calls and welcome in Marcus Thompson of the Bay Area News Group to end the show. 

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Welcome back to a special weekend edition of the WarriorsWorld Podcast!

In our first segment, we talk about the mess regarding Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and how we think it will affect not only this series, but the entire league. 

In our final segment, we actually talk basketball and talk about the final possession of Game 3, Blake Griffin's dominance and what the Warriors need to do to get themselves back in this series.

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Playoffs baby! We're back and ready for another edition of the podcast talking everything Warriors-Clippers.

In our first segment we welcome in Adam Lauridsen (@GSWFastBreak) in to talk Mark Jackson, his x-factors, the rise of Stephen Curry and how the Warriors can steal this series. 

In our second segment we reminisce on the regular season and give our favorite wins of the season, whether this season was a disappointment and give out some end of the year hardware. 

Finally, we talk everything Warriors-Clippers and give our predictions for the series. 

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The WarriorsWorld podcast is back and with our #FullSquad. 

In our first segment we discuss the Texas Two Step, where we think the Warriors will finish in the standings and the season (and future) of Harrison Barnes. 

In our second and final segment we talk locker room procedure, Mark Jackson and his future and the madness surrounding the #WWHoopTourney. 

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After some time off the WarriorsWorld podcast is back and ready to talk some basketball. 

Sheed is out, so we brought back old friend Frank Gomez of BayAreaBall and The Bay Area Sports Report to fill in. In our first segment we talk the 4-2 road trip, why Andre Iguodala isn't nowhere near a disappointment, the upcoming homestand and playoff seeding. 

In our second and final segment we talk my trip to New York for Warriors-Knicks and why Andre Drummond has nothing to worry about.

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It's officially the second half of the season and welcome back for another edition of the WarriorsWorld podcast! 

In our first segment we talk about the Warriors win over the Rockets, Mark Jackson's offensive philosophy (or lack thereof) and the addition of Steve Blake. 

In our second and final segment we talk everything All-Star Weekend as I give a play-by-play of each day and give my thoughts on the city of New Orleans, the parties and all the festivities. Madness ensues. 

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After the Warriors embarrassing 91-75 loss to the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday, we bring you another slander filled episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast. 

In our first segment Sheed and myself try to decipher how the loss at the hands of the Bobcats actually happened and who's to blame for the team's recent bad stretch of games: Mark Jackson? Klay Thompson? Harrison Barnes? 

The slander is alive and well in our next segment as we take numerous callers for another edition of the Slander Segment. 

Finally, Sheed explains why he has beef with John Legend and why we think Paul George should chill next time he's in Miami.

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Welcome back to another episode of the podcast as we welcome in multiple guests this week.

In our first segment we get right into it with Matt Steinmetz where we talk the San Francisco arena project, the Warriors fluctuating ceiling, the Bay Area media pyramid and much more. 

In our final segment we take multiple calls for another edition of the "Slander Session". Bay Area media members, Mark Jackson and Harrison Barnes aren't safe. 

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Welcome back to the newest episode the OklahomaWorld Podcast! 

Alright, this is obviously the WarriorsWorld Podcast, but this week we welcomed in Ed Maisonet of Slam Magazine and SB Nation to the studio to talk anything and everything that comes to mind. 

As a former resident of Oklahoma and loyal Thunder fan, we talk with Ed about Kevin Durant's recent hot streak, the struggles of Harrison Barnes, who should make the All-Star Game and a variety of other topics that may or may not pertain to sports. 

Enjoy the madness.

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Welcome to the 50th episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast!

We celebrate by taking nothing but calls as we first welcome Hollywood mogul and die-hard Warriors fan Mike McGuiness in our first segment. We talk our biggest concerns heading forward, Mark Jackson, Mike's epic trip to Miami and why he's not allowed in China. 

In our second and final segment we take multiple calls with topics ranging everywhere from Stephen Curry's turnovers, David Lee's resurgence and the importance of Festus Ezeli.

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We're back with another episode of the WarriorsWorld podcast talking everything Warriors-Heat and #FullSquad!

Stephen Curry's dominance, David Lee's outstanding play, LeBron's shoes and the Warriors bench are all discussed in the first segment. Warriors have added anther triumphant win in Miami to their resumé, and in similar exciting fashion. 

In our second and final segment we discuss the origin of the #FullSquad movement, which began after the Warriors victory last Friday night against the Phoenix Suns courtesy of David Lee and myself. Enjoy. 

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