Golden State Warriors


Full NameGolden State Warriors

Nick NameThe Dubs


GroundOracle Arena

Team Owner(s)Joe Lacob and Peter Guber

Prominent PlayersStephen Curry, Draymond Green, Klay Thompson, Andrew Wiggins, Kevon Looney, Jordan Poole


Founded in 1946, Golden State Warriors is a professional basketball team with the main station based in San Francisco, United States. It plays in the NBA-associated Western Conference Pacific Division and is one of the most successful teams in NBA history. The Warriors have six NBA championships and one BAA (Basketball Association of America) title in the basket. Along with the Chicago Bulls, the Golden State Warriors is currently the 3rd most successful team in the NBA with six titles to name. The current head coach is Steve Kerr while the home ground is located in Oracle Arena, Oakland.

Golden State Warriors – Schedule

In the current Regular Season (2022-23), Golden State Warriors will fight against the Dallas Mavericks on November 30 (Wednesday) at 06:00 AM.

Golden State Warriors registered a scintillating 137-114 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves in the previous game on Sunday. Here is the Full Schedule.

Golden State Warrior's Best Players

Tim Hardaway

The American former professional basketball player Timothy Duane Hardaway Sr. was born in 1966 and played in the NBA for several franchises. He played college (UTEP Miners) basketball during the early years of his career before moving to the NBA. The Golden State Warriors selected the player as the 14th overall pick in the NBA draft in 1989. After serving the Warriors for 7 years, Tim was further traded by the Miami Heat in 1996, Dallas Mavericks in 2001, and then by the Nuggets and the Pacers as well. Hardaway is a five-time NBA All-Star, ALL-NBA First Team, NBA All-Rookie First Team, WAC Player of the Year etc.

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry is one of the greatest basketball players of all time and the best shooter in NBA history. Born in 1988, he is the son of the former NBA player, Dell Curry. He represented the Davidson Wildcats in college-level basketball competitions before being selected by the Warriors as the 7th overall pick in the NBA draft in 2009. Stephen Curry is a 4-time NBA champion, NBA Finals MVP, eight-time NBA All-Star, four-time All-NBA First Team, three-time All-NBA Second Team, and many other accomplishments to name.

Chris Mullin

The former basketball player played the Small Forward position and currently serves St. John’s as a coach. Mullin is a 5-time NBA All-Star, All-NBA First Team, two-time All-NBA Second Team, All-NBA Third Team, etc. He was also named Big East Player of the Year three times during his college career for the St. John’s Redmen. The Golden State Warriors chose him in the first round of the NBA draft in 1985. Chris Mullin also played for the Indiana Pacers (1997-2000) and again a season with his original team (the Warriors) before his retirement.

Mitch Richmond

The former NBA champion Mitchell James Richmond III had a successful basketball career with several NBA clubs. He started playing basketball at Moberly Area Community College as well as Kansas State University. Mitch joined the National Basketball Association in 1988 when he was acquired by the Golden State Warriors in the NBA draft. Later, Richmond played for the Sacramento Kings (1991-98), the Wizards (1998-2001), and the Lakers (2001-2002).

Draymond Green

The professional NBA player for the Golden State Warriors primarily plays in the Power Forward position. He is a 4-time NBA champion, All-NBA Second Team, All-NBA Third Team, NBA Defensive Player of the year, four-time NBA All-Defensive First Team, and has many other honors and accolades. Green played college basketball for Michigan State and was later chosen by the Warriors as the 35th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft.

Golden State Warriors History

The Golden State Warriors is one of the oldest brands in the National Basketball Association's history. It came into existence in 1946 in Philadelphia (the Philadelphia Warriors) as a charter member of the BAA. Peter A. Tyrell owned the team at that time along with the American Hockey League’s Philadelphia Rockets. Later in 1962, the club moved to the San Francisco Bay Area and participated in the NBA league as San Francisco Warriors. It changed to the Golden State Warriors in 1971.

Record-wise, the Warriors are one of the most successful teams in NBA history with seven NBA championship titles. It registered the victory in the final of its inaugural NBA (1946-47) season. Subsequently, the Warriors tasted success in the NBA Finals in 1956, 1975, 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2022. In addition to that, the franchise also has snatched seven Conference titles and 12 Division titles.

Golden State Warriors Owner

Joseph Steven Lacob, popularly known as Joe Lacob, holds the majority of stakes in the NBA franchise Golden State Warriors. He is a businessman and has been a partner of a Venture capital investment firm Kleiner Perkins since 1987. Joe along with the group of investors consented to buy the Golden State Warriors in 2010. The previous owner of the franchise was Chris Cohan who sold the club for US$450 million.

Joe Lacob was a co-owner of the Boston Celtics before becoming the owner of the Warriors. He sold his stake (Celtics) so he could acquire the Warriors. Cohan sold the franchise to Joe’s group after considering Lacob's ownership experience in Boston and the fact that Joe was a season-ticket holder with a decade-long experience.

Golden State Warriors Coach

The five-time NBA champion Stephen Douglas Kerr is a former popular NBA player and the current coach of the Golden State Warriors. Born in 1965, Kerr had a successful professional basketball career with several franchises, including the Suns, the Cavaliers, the Magic, the Chicago Bulls, the Spurs, and the Blazers. During his playing time, he was NBA Three-Point Contest Champion, 2-time First-Team All-Pac-10, Second-Team All-American – AP, and Third-Team All-American – NABC. Stephen Kerr joined the Golden State Warriors as a head coach in 2014 and led the team to be a champion four times (2015, 2017, 2018, 2022) under his supervision.

Golden State Warriors Rivals

In the history of the NBA, plenty of rivalries came into existence over years. The Golden State Warriors have a fierce rivalry with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Additionally, the Warriors have rivals within the State of California, including the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Clippers, and the Sacramento Clippers.

The Warriors represent the Western Conference while the Cavs belong to the Eastern Conference. Both sides met only a handful of times each season but the Warriors are leading the bilateral competition by 81-59.

Golden State Warriors Rumors

Stephen Curry is to observe an MRI after having an injured shoulder in the game against the Indiana Pacers on Thursday. He sustained the injury in the 3rd quarter.

The latest rumors concerning the Golden State Warriors suggest that contract extension debates are on hold with Myers despite his expiring deal at the end of the season.

Golden State Warriors Tickets

Tickets for the matches of the Golden State Warriors can be bought online at Ticketmaster.

Golden State Warriors Depth Chart

Stephen Curry (O)Donte DiVincenzoJordan PooleRyan RollinsTy Jerome
Klay Thompson (O)Jordan PooleDonte DiVincenzoMoses MoodyAndrew Wiggins (O)
Andrew Wiggins (O)Anthony LambMoses MoodyDonte DiVincenzoJonathan Kuminga
Draymond GreenJonathan KumingaAnthony LambAndrew Wiggins (O)JaMychal Green
Kevon LooneyJaMychal GreenJonathan KumingaJames WisemanDraymond Green

O: Out

Golden State Warriors – Roster 2022-23

NamePositionJersey Number
Patrick Baldwin Jr.F7
Stephen CurryPG30
Donte DiVincenzoSG0
Draymond GreenPF23
JaMychal GreenF1
Andre IguodalaF9
Ty JeromeSG10
Jonathan KumingaPF00
Anthony LambF40
Kevon LooneyC5
Moses MoodySG4
Jordan PooleSG3
Ryan RollinsG2
Klay ThompsonSG11
Andrew WigginsSF22
James WisemanC33

Find the roster chart here.

Golden State Warriors – Record – Last 10 Years

SeasonDivision FinishConf. FinishRecordPlayoffs
2012-132nd6th47-35Lost West Conf. Semi-final
2013-142nd6th51-31Lost West Conf. 1st round
2014-151st1st67-15NBA Champions
2015-161st1st73-09Lost NBA Finals
2016-171st1st67-15NBA Champions
2017-181st2nd58-24NBA Champions
2018-191st1st57-25Lost NBA Finals
2021-222nd3rd53-29NBA Champions

Golden State Warriors – Championships

As mentioned earlier, Golden State Warriors have won 6 NBA championships and a BAA (the earlier name of NBA) title since its establishment. The success story started all the way in 1946-47 when they strived to badge the BAA title. In the subsequent year, the team lost to Washington Bullets (4-2) in the BAA finals. It was then the 1955-56 season to bring glory to the Golden State Warriors when they beat the Fort Wayne Pistons (4-1) in the NBA finals. However, Golden State Warriors also saw a trophy-drought period of 40 years between the wins of 1974-75 and 2014-15. The last 3 championships came for the team in 2017, 2018, and 2022.

Popularly Asked Questions

Who are the MVPs of the Golden State Warriors team?

In 1959-60, Wilt Chamberlain became the Most Valuable Player to win the award as a part of the Philadelphia Warriors. Thereafter, Steph Curry snatched the tag in both the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.

How many championships have the Golden State Warriors won to date?

Till the last regular season (2021-22), Golden State Warriors have won 6 NBA finals in 1947, 1956, 1975, 2015, 2017, and 2018.

What is the famous nickname of the Golden State Warriors?

The team is affectionately called the ‘Dubs’ by their followers. This nickname is derived by shortening ‘Warriors’ to ‘Ws’ and then to ‘Dubs’.

When did the Golden State Warriors come into existence?

The Golden State Warriors was established in 1946 in Philadelphia and plays as a part of the Western Conference Pacific Division.

Who is the head coach of the Golden State Warriors?

Steve Kerr is the person appointed to coach the Dubs. He leads the team through multiple successes and glorious victories.

What is the sparkling accomplishment of the NBA team Golden State Warriors?

The Dubs hold the record for registering the most (73) wins in a single Regular Season (2016).

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