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ivanbe

  • joined Jun 28, 2008
  • last login Aug 27, 2014
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I joined the Golden State of Mind community in September of 2006, and have been on the writing staff since November of 2012. I once wrote a 1,000+ word critique on the Warriors' alternate sleeved uniforms, and Robin Lopez commented on my article on Facebook. Kids: dreams do come true.

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  • NBA Golden State Warriors
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
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2013-14 Warriors Season Review: David Lee

Let's look back at the life and times of Warriors PF David Lee, who, in the summer of 2014, tragically metamorphosed into a string of statistics and contract figures. He used to be a man. A man who...

Mindcast Episode 6: NBA Free Agency Crazytalk

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Golden State of Mindcast is back! We're talking free agency. We're talking LeBron James. We're talking summer league. It's all right there in the mp3, ready for your ears to voraciously consume.

Alvin Gentry "receiving strong interest" from Warriors

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I can dig this. Gentry is a guy with solid head coaching experience and one who has always seemed to have the respect of his players. The poaching of the Clippers would be an added, magnificent bonus.

Warriors befuddled as LAC unleashes the yeti

Game 5 Recap: DeAndre Jordan gave the Golden State Warriors the ol' Adam Silver Treatment — that is to say, he dropped the hammer.

GameThread

Preview/Gamethread: Warriors at Blazers.

BIG GAME! Ok, post-clinch, maybe not. But it's as big as it gets before the postseason, so let's finish it off strong.

Recap: Warriors win in San Antonio! In 1997.

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In an attempt to flee the carnage we just witnessed, I jump in my time machine and visit happier days: February 14, 1997, the last time the Warriors beat the Spurs during the regular season in San...

Preview: Warriors at Mavericks. Optimism on empty.

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The Warriors have put themselves in a tough spot. I'm somehow in there with them.

Preview: Warriors vs. Grizzlies. Great, now bears?

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Haven't we had enough trouble this week without having some Grizzlies stealing our honey?

Recap: Warriors bag a big one, torch Mavericks

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In what suddenly became apparent to a certain GSOM writer who's not all that bright, this game against the Dallas Mavericks was huge. Luckily Jordan Crawford and the revitalized bench unit knew...

GameThread
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GameThread: Warriors at Raptors

Road games against the Eastern Conference? Yes please!

Preview: Warriors at Knicks. Steph: how about 64?

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The last time we visited Madison Square Garden, Stephen Curry unleashed a 54 point gem. Also, the Warriors lost. We want one of those things to happen again.

Recap: Warriors and Speights eat souls of Sixers.

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Simultaneously joyous in that it was a blowout victory and depressing in the one-sidedness of the affair, the Warriors finished off the Sixers 134-80 Monday night. I talk a little bit about the bar...

Preview: Warriors at Jazz. I'm smelling momentum!

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Remember that 10-game win streak? Yeah, it'd be fun to go on another one of those again.

Stephen Curry: All-Star!

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Stephen Curry is starting in his first NBA All-Star appearance. He's the top vote-getting Western guard, and fourth overall in total votes with 1,047,281. Go Dub Nation! Unstoppable Baby!

GSOM on 95.7 The Game Tuesday night

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UPDATE: Listen to the recording here.

I'll be talking Warriors with Zac and Mac, tonight at 9:30pm. Tune into 95.7FM The Game to hear me try to string together coherent sentences!

Warriors lose to Pacers. Reasons are unsurprising.

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The Warriors are good. The Pacers are better. That played out pretty much as you'd have expected Monday night.

Recap: W's beat Clips in a rugged Christmas battle

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Characterized by multiple fracases and ejections, the Christmas spirit was alive last night. The Warriors walked away with the fruitcake.

From Denver Stiffs: Andre Iguodala discusses his first game back vs. Nuggets.

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Good Q&A here with Andre Iguodala, courtesy of Denver Stiffs, in which he discusses George Karl and the Mole, his role and status on last year's Nuggets team, and why he chose to move on to the Warriors.

Iguodala and Warriors beat Pelicans, stir my heart

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In which I express love. Lots of love. But, like, sports love!

Preview: Warriors at Rockets. Sneerfest, Part I.

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Andrew Bogut sneers. Dwight Howard sneers. Tonight they face off in a battle royale of sneering — at each other, at the refs, Bogut might get one in on a bad David Lee defensive play. Ultimately,...

Recap: Westbrook wills win over Warriors, we weep

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What could have been a great game ended up in heartache. It was still a pretty good game.

Mindcast Episode 3: Q&A with Blazer's Edge

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Nate and Ivan are back for another game preview podcast, this time with Blazer's Edge. Ivan limped away with a strained hamstring, because Warriors.

GSOM coming to 95.7 The Game TONIGHT

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UPDATE: You can listen to the discussion here. Thanks SigEpWarrior!

I'll be a guest on 95.7 The Game tonight at 9:30, talking Warriors and plugging GSOM. Tune in!

Warriors beat Jazz as they should: handily.

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Despite a few moments of creeping doubt, a poor shooting night, and one zany 5-man unit, the Warriors dispatched the Utah Jazz Monday night, 98-87.

Preview: Warriors at Spurs. Time to end the streak

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The Warriors haven't won a regular season game in San Antonio since 1997. That's stupid. Time to battle stupid.

Q&A with Pounding the Rock, Podcast Style

Golden State of Mindcast talks to Pounding the Rock about all things Warriors and Spurs.

Introducing the GSOM Podcast!

Were you tired of reading our many words, and wanted to try listening to our lovely voices instead? Well you're in an hour's worth of luck!

Commissioner for a day in the NBA: MORE RIVALRIES

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Are your division rivalries letting you down? Not enough drama to get you out of your seat? Well look no further, sports fan! I've got the solution you've been looking for! Step inside to learn...

ANDRE IGOUDALA TO WARRIORS, Biedrins/ RJ to Jazz!

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Probably the most rumored, coveted player by GSoMers for the past five years, Iguodala finally fulfills his destiny: as a Golden State Warrior.

Season Review: Brandon Rush

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Brandon Rush: Played a game and a half, was out the rest of the season, the end. Now, let's talk about free agency and trades and stuff.

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