Warriors win 12th straight, set NBA mark for prosperity in the process

The Warriors seemed to be adrift a few weeks ago, with Kevin Durant injured and Stephen Curry struggling.

But the Warriors have their mojo back. Golden State easily dispatched the Timberwolves 121-107 at home Tuesday night for a 12th consecutive victory. In the process, the Cheap Authentic NFL Jerseys Warriors (64-14) set an NBA record for the most wins of any team in a three-year span (203), breaking a Blue Jays Cheap Jerseys tie with the Bulls during Michael Jordan’s reign.

Just a few weeks ago, many dismissed the Warriors as an inferior version of the team that won an NBA championship (2015) and seemed to have the NBA Finals in hand last year with a 3-1 lead before losing to the Cavaliers.

But even with Durant still sidelined, this is a formidable team. In fact, ESPN reported that, entering Tuesday’s game, the Warriors’ offensive efficiency a measure statisticians use to break down a team’s scoring punch ranked at 113.2, the highest of any team in the past 30 years, if the season ended now.

“After sitting down with my mom and the coaching staff, I’ve made the decision to enter the NBA draft,” Fultz said in a video posted from his Twitter account. “Although the season hasn’t gone as planned, it’s really, truly been a blessing to be here, and I learned plenty of life lessons on and off the court, especially from coach (Lorenzo Romar) and his coaching staff. I’m always going to be a Husky for life. Go Dawgs.”

Russell Westbrook’s 35th triple-double this season was historically efficient

Russell Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season Wednesday, and it may have been his most impressive.

“Of course, I have a whole journey — everybody does in life. I think Buy Cheap Jerseys the hard part is being public about it. I don’t like to be, not necessarily ‘gossiped’ about but the topic of conversations,” Bird said.

It’s the opposite of Rapinoe, who has been an outspoken activist for LGBTQ rights and famously followed Colin Kaepernick’s lead to kneel during the National Anthem last season.

“Sue has the same convictions about her life and the things she believes in as I do but, I think, does it in a different way,” Rapinoe said. “It’s important to create space for athletes — and people in general who are in the spotlight and don’t want all the attention on them—to be who they are in a way that’s comfortable for them.”

Despite their different approaches, Bird said Rapinoe never pressured her into publicly coming out, and that she almost did before the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. However, she said she “chickened out.”

However, Bird said she knew she was gay when she was a student at UConn and it’s always been a “nonissue” with her teammates and friends. But exposing her life to the world is a different story.

“I can be quiet and a little shy,” she said. “I’m usually just dipping Blue Jays Cheap Jerseys my toe in the water until the extrovert part of me can come out.”