Durant to the Warriors: The world is changing

5th July, 2016 by

By Chris Freud

The concept of the Golden State Warriors being relevant, much less an integral part of the NBA, is still foreign to me. When I was living in San Francisco, the 49ers played into January and then we all waited around for Giants baseball to start.The Warriors just reeked. Starting in the 1977-78 through 2011-12, the Bay Area’s basketball team made the NBA Playoffs six times — six bleeping times in 35 years. It’s hard to be that bad, people, with the lottery and 16 teams qualifying for the postseason out of a league as small as 24 before expansion. Yet …

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