Klay Thompson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Draymond Green says 'it's BS' that Klay Thompson was left off All-NBA teams

    CBS Sports "Another set of awards comes out, another set of players complaining about the results. Never shy about speaking his mind, Warriors forward Draymond Green made a fuss during his media availability on Thursday. Green himself made the All-NBA Third Team with fellow Warriors stars Kevin Durant and..." May 18

  • Klay Thompson has the cure for lack of Salt Lake City nightlife

    Sportsnaut "“Only boring people get bored,” even in Salt Lake City, if Klay Thompson is to be believed. Thompson’s Golden State Warriors teammate, Matt Barnes, came under fire for suggesting that the Utah Jazz’s hometown didn’t live up the the NBA’s standard of nightlife. But based on Klay’s philosophy,..." May 06

  • Warriors haven’t lost since fan had Klay Thompson sign toaster

    Sportress of Blogitude "A few weeks ago the Internet had some laughs over a fan who had Klay Thompson sign his Golden State Warriors toaster at an autograph signing. While there surely have been countless bizarre things fans have brought to autograph sessions, there may be something mystical about this particular..." April 06

  • Dennis Rodman on what makes the Warriors work: “Klay Thompson makes that team”

    Pro Basketball Talk "The general consensus goes something like this; Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant are the best Warriors’ players, 1 and 1A in whatever order you want, however, Draymond Green is the most important because his defensive versatility lets them play small and still defend at an elite level. Hall of..." April 05

  • Warriors' Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson dismiss concerns about shooting slumps

    CBS Sports "In the past few days, there has been a lot of discussion about whether or not the Golden State Warriors can hang onto the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference without Kevin Durant. That is an open question, but it’s safe to say they can’t if the Splash Brothers continue to misfire. Stephen Curry..." March 03

  • Klay Thompson responds to LaMarcus Aldridge’s All Star gripe

    San Jose Mercury News "Klay Thompson recognized LaMarcus Aldridge’s gripe about the Warriors having four players in the NBA All-Star Game while Aldridge’s Spurs sent just one (not him). That doesn’t mean Thompson agreed with the Spurs forward. Thompson told FS1 that Golden State had “a better case” due to their..." February 15

  • Klay Thompson not with Warriors to attend grandfather’s funeral

    Larry Brown Sports "Klay Thompson will not be with the Golden State Warriors for the next few days because he will be with his family for his grandfather’s funeral. Thompson’s grandfather had been ill in recent weeks. Last month Thompson flew to Portland for what was believed to be a final visit with his..." February 07

  • Warriors' Klay Thompson to defend 3-point contest title, sources say

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will defend his championship and compete in the NBA 3-point contest during All-Star Weekend in New Orleans on Feb. 18, league sources informed ESPN. His backcourt teammate and 2015 long-distance champ Stephen Curry received an invite from the league,..." February 02

  • How success could hurt the Warriors when Klay Thompson is a free agent

    CBS Sports "The new collective bargaining agreement will allow players to sign massive new contracts in free agency. Players re-signing with the team that drafted them will especially benefit superstars like Stephen Curry and DeMarcus Cousins can sign max deals worth upward of $207 million. Yet despite..." January 15

  • Klay Thompson Would Have Interest In Extension

    Hoops Rumors "The NBA’s new Collective Bargaining Agreement is expected to make contract extensions for veteran players more common, by loosening the restrictions on those deals, and – in some cases – making them more lucrative. Speaking to Sam Amick of USA Today, Klay Thompson was asked about the possibility..." January 12

  • Klay Thompson says his success has been surreal

    USA Today "Rocco was waiting. As anyone who knows Klay Thompson will tell you, there’s nothing the Golden State Warriors shooting guard loves more than spending time with his favorite English Bulldog (reading the USA TODAY Sports section before games, as it turns out, may be a close second). Yet still,..." January 12

  • Klay Thompson doesn't regret saying LeBron's 'feelings got hurt' in NBA Finals

    ESPN "After Klay Thompson took LeBron James to task before Game 5 of last season's NBA Finals for essentially claiming he snitched on Draymond Green while also saying James' feelings must have been hurt to resort to such squealing, the Cleveland Cavaliers proceeded to secure three consecutive victories..." December 24

  • Rumor spreader Brian Scalabrine was 'ducking' Klay Thompson in Boston

    CBS Sports "Former Warriors assistant coach and current Celtics TV analyst Brian Scalabrine created some drama in early November by spreading a rumor that Golden State was considering trading Klay Thompson to Boston. Scalabrine didn't have any sources for this rumor, he simply read it on a random website,..." December 15

  • Klay, what? Thompson dropped 60 -- and it could have been more

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors rudely blasted the Indiana Pacers 142-106 as Klay Thompson seized a career-high 60 points in his three quarters of play. It was less a game than a chance for the Warriors to explore their imaginations as Thompson tested the outer reaches of his basketball..." December 06

  • Klay Thompson Doesn’t Think Marijuana Should Ever Be Used Recreationally

    Dime Magazine "On Friday, Warriors coach Steve Kerr made the somewhat surprising admission that he’s used marijuana on a couple of occasions during the past year and a half to help treat his ongoing back issues. Kerr missed a significant portion of Golden State’s historic 73-9 season due to complications from a..." December 05