Klay Thompson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Klay Thompson upset over anonymous 'cowards' quote

    San Jose Mercury News "Klay Thompson was a bit grumpy this morning. He blew his tire on the way to the practice facility. “Get ready for some short answers,” he said before sitting down for an interview with reporters. But then Thompson was asked about ESPN’s recent story on Draymond Green, which detailed the fiery..." October 21

  • Klay sheds new light on 'not sacrificing' comment at Media Day

    CSN Bay Area "It was a single quote, and all through August and into September it stuck to Klay Thompson’s image like a wad of gum to the sole of his sneakers. I’m not sacrificing (bleep), because my game isn’t changing. Thompson was responding in a Yahoo Sports article to questions about the “sacrifices”..." September 27

  • Jason Terry Says James Harden Is Better Than Klay Thompson, Praises the Greek Freak

    Def Pen "Veteran guard Jason Terry is known by many as being one of the most upfront and honest guys around the league. Whether you ask his teammates, coaches, family or friends, they will all tell you the same. With that being said, Terry releasing a surplus of hot takes on SiriusXM NBA Radio Wednesday..." September 22

  • Klay Thompson ‘not sacrificing s—‘ with Kevin Durant joining Warriors

    Larry Brown Sports "It was not unusual for Kevin Durant to take somewhere in the range of 20-25 shots per game with the Oklahoma City Thunder last year. Now that he has joined forces with Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, many have wondered how there will be enough shots to go around with the Golden State Warriors..." August 02

  • Durant 'didn't really notice' 1st time playing with Thompson, Green

    The Score "It was only for a short two-minute span, but for the first time since agreeing to sign with the 73-win Golden State Warriors near the start of free agency, Kevin Durant was on the floor in an actual game with his new teammates in Draymond Green and Klay Thompson for the U.S. men's Olympic..." July 23

  • With Durant's arrival, Klay Thompson says he'll sacrifice like Manu Ginobili

    CBS Sports "When players say individual statistics don't matter, they're usually lying. Yes, some accomplished veterans and dedicated role players are secure enough to ignore their numbers, but everybody around the league knows you're judged on your stats and often paid because of them. Just like fans do,..." July 21

  • Is Draymond Green Throwing Shade At Klay Thompson For Not Congratulating The Cavs?

    Uproxx "Say what you will about Draymond Green and his cockiness and his borderline questionable play, but at the end Game 7 on Sunday, when the Cleveland Cavaliers had just spoiled his team’s historic season and snatched away the NBA title on their home court, the Warriors’ forward swallowed his pride..." June 21

  • Klay: It's a failed season if we lose Game 7

    The Score "Seventy-three wins or not, the Golden State Warriors' 2015-16 campaign will almost certainly be judged on their ability to win a championship, not an abundance of regular-season wins. Klay Thompson reiterated this point Thursday following the Warriors' Game 6 defeat, stating the team's..." June 17

  • Jefferson puts Klay Thompson in his place with all this 'man's game' talk

    CBS Sports "For two weeks, the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers have battled in the NBA Finals ... and in the headlines. Surprisingly, the normally reserved Klay Thompson has been in the middle of most of it. The Warriors guard said he thought Timofey Mozgov's pick on him "seemed dirty" after..." June 15

  • Richard Jefferson responds to Klay Thompson's complaints

    Sportsnaut "The Cleveland Cavaliers fought back on the court in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, defeating the Golden State Warriors to fend off elimination. It now appears a more confident Cavaliers team is ready to do the same off the court. Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson fired back at Warriors All-Star..." June 15

  • Klay Thompson’s Father Takes More Shots At LeBron

    Black Sports Online "Klay Thompson’s father, Mychal Thompson is on some “get off my lawn” mess in regards to his latest comments about LeBron James. Thompson spoke to Diamona Leung of Bay Area News and had these comments to say about LeBron, This is interesting to say considering his son’s team have come to be a..." June 13

  • Klay Thompson on LeBron: 'I guess his feelings just got hurt'

    Sportsnaut "The Golden State Warriors will be without Draymond Green for Game 5 of the NBA Finals, as the All-Star was issued his fourth flagrant foul of the playoffs. Talking about the altercation between Green and LeBron James that led to the flagrant, Green’s teammate and fellow All-Star Klay Thompson..." June 12

  • Thompson says Mozgov pick was 'kind of dirty'

    The Score "Klay Thompson briefly left Game 3 of the NBA Finals after suffering a thigh contusion thanks to a Timofey Mozgov screen, and he didn't mince words about it afterward. "It seemed kind of dirty to me," Thompson told reporters postgame. "(It) didn't make sense to me. I'm just confused why he's..." June 09

  • Spurs Tried To Trade Up For Klay Thompson In 2011

    Real GM Basketball "The San Antonio Spurs tried to trade up to pick Klay Thompson in the 2011 NBA Draft. The Spurs needed two private workouts, however, before deciding to pursue him since the intel on Thompson "was so jumbled." Chip Engelland, the Spurs' shooting coach, said Thompson's competitive nature..." June 08

  • How Steph and Klay are helping the Warriors dominate, even when they're not scoring

    SB Nation "Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson have been relatively quiet thus far in the NBA Finals, combining for only 55 points between them through two games. But don't confuse that low number on the score sheet with a lack of overall impact. They've still played a key role in the Warriors carving up the..." June 07

  • Klay Thompson dares you to underestimate him

    ESPN "During a timeout with 4:54 left in the second quarter of Game 6 of the Western Conference finals and the Thunder leading Golden State by 11, Luke Walton sensed that the Warriors' dream season had reached its moment of truth -- that someone had to deliver an uncomfortable message. Walton shouted..." June 07

  • Kerr: Splash Brothers 'are allowed to take any shots they want'

    The Score "If your name is either Stephen Curry or Klay Thompson, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr will give you the green light to shoot to your heart's content. Anyone else ... not so much. "Those guys (Steph and Klay) are allowed to take any shots they want," Kerr told reporters prior to..." June 06

  • Kobe on Steph Curry and Klay Thompson: 'Those guys are stone cold killers'

    USA Today "ESPN’s Cari Champion asked Kobe Bryant which players in the league now have the same killer instinct that he did. The recently retired five-time champ thought about it for a moment, then decided to single out the Warriors duo, Steph Curry and Klay Thompson. Kobe said to Champion (at the 4:00..." June 04

  • The secret to Klay Thompson's epic record-breaking performance

    Yahoo! Sports "Before he leaned back in his chair in the visitor's locker room at Chesapeake Energy Arena to check his phone for text messages and social media mentions, Klay Thompson revealed the secret to the night in which he authored the kind of performance that could make him a legend in Oakland for life –..." May 29