Should Warriors fans be concerned after losing Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston? | The Jump


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  • C.J. Replays
    C.J. Replays  3 weeks back

    Why do continue to bring up an old injury. He played so much basketball after the fact.. and still have years left to play

    • Lord Tachanka
      Lord Tachanka  1 months back

      Really Shaun Livingston and Andre iguodala is what the warriors fans should be worried about? Not the fact that Durant is gone and klay is out for a whole year? Not the fact that they have no bench depth whatsoever and curry can’t carry a team of nobodies to the playoffs? No the real problem is losing an old 6th man and a mediocre playmaker at best, what a tragedy.

      • asterisk911
        asterisk911  1 months back

        No one expects the Warriors to be in the Finals for 6th straight year... but of course no other team has ever gone to the Finals 6 straight years since the Celtics did it back when it didn't take very many wins to get to the Finals. (NO other team has come close to winning 60 pre-Finals playoffs games in a 5-year run). So we expect things to come to an end.

        That said, this is just a transition year. Players decline faster than managers do. The Warriors are well-managed. It was time to move on from Iggy and Livingston. And KD is a generational, irreplaceable player... but on the other hand, if KD had stayed it's not like they were going to have his services in 2019-20, and a lot of NBA folks think KD will never play at the same level again after returning from his injury. D'Angelo Russell healthy is obviously better than KD in rehab, so at least in the short term they're better off. Keep in mind that there aren't very many years left of peak-Steph. Sad to say, but even though the Warriors would've re-signed KD had he wanted to, re-signing KD and occupying all that salary for a guy who can't play for a year and may never be the same again would've been a terrible waste of precious time remaining in Steph's prime.

        There is every reason to think Bob Myers will still be in his prime when Steph and Klay decline, and there will be more players coming along.

        • bono hiuson
          bono hiuson  1 months back

          GSW days are really in question.. Even the 73 wins warriors will only be 4th in the west right now. Unless Klay becomes like KD, Green becomes like Siakam and SP stays great. But that is a dream.

          • Jamill Hakeem
            Jamill Hakeem  1 months back

            who are these people

            • Alen Men
              Alen Men  1 months back

              Shaun was an ok point guard but he was never a good defender like Andre.
              Both of them are getting old and becoming a reliability on crunch time.
              Warriors identity is defined by SKD CTG. As long as these three drafted warriors still playing with GSW, the Bay is ok.

              • Turnt Jesus
                Turnt Jesus  1 months back

                That's the saddest championship parade I've ever seen lol

                • lenny mulrooney
                  lenny mulrooney  1 months back

                  She has tick arms

                  • Manu-Camus
                    Manu-Camus  1 months back

                    When you talk, Green in the same sentence as Curry or Thompson, you have crossedthe line of stupidity to Ryan Hollins level!

                    • Manu-Camus
                      Manu-Camus  1 months back

                      Is simple real Stars don't like assholes, like Green, Westbrook, so they will leave, so you know, you love your bitch Green, suck his dick see how many championships you'll get dumbasses!

                      • Johnny Keane
                        Johnny Keane  1 months back

                        Those two were vital to the rings they won, they won't miss shaun that much but definitely iggy was always stepping up in the playoffs...

                        • Zaxon Future Boy Kaito
                          Zaxon Future Boy Kaito  1 months back

                          Kawhi Leonard Is my Hero just like Michael Jordan to Allen Iverson.

                          • John Le
                            John Le  1 months back

                            I love how warriors aren't favoured, and no band wagon anymore. The real fans stay real.

                            • The Thinking Man's Templar

                              Iggy went on breakfast club talking too much hush business..

                              • D. Ross
                                D. Ross  1 months back

                                No, not concerned. Actually should be praising the moves. Neither Iggy or Livvy was giving them what they needed from "veterans". The GSW were going to have to get younger so better now than later. Next season is a rebuilding year so it was best to move on.

                                • Ricky W
                                  Ricky W  1 months back

                                  Melo is still in the market!

                                  • DerrickKet562
                                    DerrickKet562  1 months back

                                    As a Warriors fan we needed to get younger as Steph, Klay, and Draymond are getting older and have played A TON of minutes having gone to the Finals five straight times.

                                    • Nick Jaramillo
                                      Nick Jaramillo  1 months back

                                      Spurs signed Trey Leyles who can constantly drain three's, very quick and great defender

                                      • thejokersonyou
                                        thejokersonyou  1 months back

                                        The biggest thing tht most people are sleeping on... the GSW could D you up... they had a lot of LONG 6'7-6'9 wing defenders... Klay is hurt... Livingston gone, Iggy gone... Barnes was another... Durant was long... who are the wing defenders to lock down your 2guard or swing forward... who covers for Steph now?

                                        • 2nv Solo
                                          2nv Solo  1 months back

                                          Knicks starting line up is 1- Kevin Knox 2- R.J. Barrett's 3- Taj Gibson 4-Marcus Morris 5-Julius Randle

                                          • Paula Curry
                                            Paula Curry  1 months back

                                            Andre you didn't talk about the injury when it happened don't bring it up now bad vibe.

                                            • Michael Edwards
                                              Michael Edwards  1 months back

                                              For people complaining that Knicks wont be this and that ESPN surely seemed to be given them much attention!!

                                              • BBB T
                                                BBB T  1 months back

                                                GS had a good run

                                                • InceptionCrisis
                                                  InceptionCrisis  1 months back

                                                  The blonde bitch looks like a dinosaur

                                                  • John Smith
                                                    John Smith  1 months back

                                                    Nope I'm not worried at all reload is a good thing for the warriors.

                                                    • Alquan
                                                      Alquan  1 months back

                                                      If that guy thinks that the core of GS were the splash brothers and green, he forgets why they great! They were great because they had consistent 3 point shooters as starters and decent 3 point shooters coming off the bench to keep it flowing. The bench was deep and they gave some up for Durant. When he was out, the bench was not deep and Kerr actually had to coach. I knew he could not and the people who thought they he made the team found out that he could not.

                                                      • Michael Franklyn
                                                        Michael Franklyn  1 months back

                                                        As long as they got dramond,steph n clay their still the team to beat!!!..

                                                        • Jonathan Kesee
                                                          Jonathan Kesee  1 months back

                                                          No they were past there time and no longer fit. Livingston in particular. Both became liabilities without KD and Draymond not shooting well. Livingston would fit perfectly with the Lakers with high low guard to big with Ad Boogie Javale and Lebron.

                                                          • Joshua Ayuban
                                                            Joshua Ayuban  1 months back

                                                            The building blocks are starting to fall off. It may just be in a metter of time

                                                            • 魏均楷
                                                              魏均楷  1 months back

                                                              NO FUCKING SHIT

                                                              • Patrick Cotham
                                                                Patrick Cotham  1 months back

                                                                So haters please take off them shades,,,,a lineup of steph,Dlo,Burks, Draymond, Cauley-stien is good,,when Klay comes back he starts at 3 and Burks becomes offense off bench to go along with Robinson III, Looney,Jordan Poole,Omari Spellman,Paschall, please,,,we have a great chance,,,Smialigic and Evans too,,not like it's going to be 1st team and 2nd team,,,we going to run different lineups,,, solid young roster with 3 all NBA caliber players ,,,,

                                                                • HeyNowLookHere
                                                                  HeyNowLookHere  1 months back

                                                                  Nah, we getting younger and faster. Move on.

                                                                  • DREVM
                                                                    DREVM  1 months back

                                                                    It’s awesome watching an entire nation pretend they watched women’s soccer once.

                                                                    • Amar JR
                                                                      Amar JR  1 months back

                                                                      Definitely sad to see them leave but" it is what it is" we wish them all the best.
                                                                      Getting rid of Jordan Bell is gonna prove costly imo

                                                                      • Ahmed Ishtiaq
                                                                        Ahmed Ishtiaq  1 months back

                                                                        Who are these people?

                                                                        • Sayyam Shah
                                                                          Sayyam Shah  1 months back

                                                                          I guess both 2019 finals teams are losing good players. They need to build their roster to get at the top again.

                                                                          • Black Crow
                                                                            Black Crow  1 months back

                                                                            Warriors mostly just went back to where they started losing both KD and cousins, bigger loss in KD. If Dlow is kept, he’s a better replacement over Livingston, but I don’t think they’ve found a real replacement for iggy yet which will hurt

                                                                        • xxcodwawxx100
                                                                          xxcodwawxx100  1 months back

                                                                          Iggy had a career year. He hit the game winner in 2 two. They’re gutting their bench even more. Dlo isn’t a good defender and is ball dominant. He can’t play off the ball like KD has for gsw.

                                                                          • Jonathan Yao
                                                                            Jonathan Yao  1 months back

                                                                            cant they at least finish their last year? the play from shaun to iggy helped them won that game. they maybe declining in offense but they can make smart plays.

                                                                            • Rich Money
                                                                              Rich Money  1 months back

                                                                              Nomatter how much they pump this up. Noone cares. And those that do, care about America in general and are left conflicted.

                                                                              • Daveed da sick
                                                                                Daveed da sick  1 months back

                                                                                They didn’t loose Andre they gave him the boot

                                                                                • 17
                                                                                  17  1 months back

                                                                                  Livingston-> hell no hes NEVER been more than average. Iggy-> not really anymore bc he has not been a good player since the first year they won. Only reason he has looked good since is due to him playing with 4 stars. Hes just too old.

                                                                                  • ChanceTheSplasher
                                                                                    ChanceTheSplasher  1 months back

                                                                                    Crazy how people wanna write off the Warriors as soon as possible and say the dynasty is over. It really isn't. As long as Steph, Klay, and Dray are there with good surrounding pieces, they're still the same dynasty. The trade for Dlo and WCS signing PLUS their revitalized younger/better bench compared to last year, makes them contenders for the next few seasons

                                                                                    • B Mac
                                                                                      B Mac  1 months back

                                                                                      People age, players change. It’s sports. the warriors might be most vulnerable in years and that’s ok.

                                                                                      • Lyricaly Artistic
                                                                                        Lyricaly Artistic  1 months back

                                                                                        I been said they was gon get rid of Iggy and Shaun

                                                                                        • Tigerex966
                                                                                          Tigerex966  1 months back

                                                                                          WOme's soccer team got saved from a very questionable penalty call, they deflated the other teams morale.

                                                                                        • Tigerex966
                                                                                          Tigerex966  1 months back

                                                                                          both were leaders, and a big reason the warriors got as far as they did, they were the ones encouraging the team on, and being a positive influence to the other guys.
                                                                                          Unfortunately, the league is run by analytics and stats, and totally misses out on what a player truly brings to a team.

                                                                                          • Coach Jon
                                                                                            Coach Jon  1 months back

                                                                                            It is a bad look for a player to back out of a deal. I wonder if it is a bad look when a team does it, or is it just good business.

                                                                                            • Tigerex966
                                                                                              Tigerex966  1 months back

                                                                                              yes and they are, along with boogie, , snow, kd, and "klay" for most of the season .