First-year general manager Mike Dunleavy Jr.'s first official act as head basketball decision-maker for the Golden State Warriors was jettisoning home-grown guard Jordan Poole for future Hall of Famer Chris Paul.
Chris Paul has been “extremely eager” in his first few meetings with the Golden State Warriors, according to NBA insider Kendra Andrews of ESPN. The Warriors acquired Paul from the Washington Wizards in the Jordan Poole trade.
Chris Paul spoke with NBA reporters on July 9 in Las Vegas for the first time as an official member of the Golden State Warriors and the future Hall of Famer said he hasn’t spoken to the organization or head coach Steve Kerr about the intricacies of his new role.
Indiana Pacers star Tyrese Haliburton has endured a lot of criticism over his shot mechanics since coming into the NBA. Now a certified star on a max contract, Haliburton is thankful he didn't change his shooting motion when so many people believed he needed to.
According to Matt Steinmetz, who was speaking on 95.7 The Game, the Warriors should consider moving Steph Curry to the bench and allowing Paul to take over starting duties within Golden State's rotation.
Now a week into NBA free agency frenzy, the Golden State Warriors finally have a dozen players on its roster. On Wednesday, the Warriors reached the mark when they inked 2023 second-round pick Trayce Jackson-Davis to a four-year deal.
On Thursday, the Golden State Warriors officially announced their blockbuster trade with the Washington Wizards. As part of the deal, they will land future Hall of Famer Chris Paul, while 2022 NBA Champion Jordan Poole will be headed to the Wizards.