Durant to the Warriors: The world is changing

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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