5 Questions Facing the Golden State Warriors for the 2011-12 NBA Season
It's opening night in the NBA and the Golden State Warriors host the LA Clippers in Oakland.
Only two teams gave up more points per game than Golden State last season, and neither of them made the playoffs. Knowing that a commitment to defense may be the difference between the Warriors making the postseason
The Warriors open their season with a disappointing loss against the Clippers. Links, postgame videos.
Warriors update: Golden State's offense struggled to score Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers. The starting back court missed 17 of its first 24 shots. As a team, the Warriors missed 12 of their first 14 attempts from 3-point range.
In addition to its trademark shoddy defense, Golden State struggled offensively in the second half — especially the fourth quarter, where they missed 11 of their 17 attempts and turned it over five times. The Warriors got morsels from their top three