The return of Harrison Barnes to the Warriors lineup is at least one week away.
The signals, visible for at least two full years, have become brightly lit over the past two months. Then came last Tuesday when the signs glowed like neon down a dark alley.
LOS ANGELES -- Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers has decided to retire after this season.
OAKLAND -- The Golden State Warriors can do no wrong. They are fresh off their first championship in 40 years and after thumping the Kings, they are 18-0 on the season.
OAKLAND – That the Warriors come at opponents in waves is a testament to the deliberate way the roster was built and, beyond that, the system installed last season by coach Steve Kerr.