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No More Lies, Part 2: Debunking myths about Steph Curry in the playoffs

<i>Jealously and envy are a hell of a thing.</i><p>My father would always say that to me as a kid growing up in Old Fort, North Carolina. Whenever I’d tell him …

Basketball

New Warrior Jonas Jerebko bringing early lessons to the Bay

Warriors signing Jonas Jerebko brings Pistons lessons with him<p>Jonas Jerebko entered the NBA in 2009, straight from Sweden to the Detroit Pistons, …

Basketball

Meet Generation Z, the group about to become more influential than millennials

Gen Z is the newest generation to be named, born between 1995 and 2015. They may be less economically prepared than previous generations, but the …

This Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimer's (No Matter Your Age)

<i>By the year 2050, the United States will have 14 million people in need of full-time care for Alzheimer’s disease, a number equal to the populations</i> …

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

How to overcome perfectionism: 4 secrets from research

We all know someone who needs everything to be “just right.” Someone who spends way too long on even simple tasks – often driving themselves and …

Self-help

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

What happened with my wife after I saw a young woman do this on a crowded subway train

I was getting on the D.C. Metro one day when I saw a young woman do something that caught my eye. She noticed that her beau was on the train and she plowed right through the crowded train to get to him.<p>When she reached him, she stood close to him, hung onto the overhead rail and let herself swing …

Family Business

7 Ways Being Minimalist Is Great for Your Health

The minimalist lifestyle is about consciously choosing less in order to have more. That means getting rid of some belongings that you aren’t really …

Simple Living: A Life With Less Stuff

Human beings are like magpies. You see something shiny and you want to buy it. Buying new, shiny things gives a buzz of excitement, an immediate …

Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.

Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of everything that distracts us from it. It requires a conscious …

The Ultimate Productivity, Simplicity, Finance, Happiness & Weight Loss Hack

I’ll share the ultimate hack in just two words: <b>letting go</b>.<p>These two words, if practiced and lived, can be the key to all the self-improvement in your …

Updated NBA Front Office Power Rankings Post-Free Agency

Everyone understands talent on the floor and sound ownership are critical for NBA success, but the organizational layer between those two, the front office, is just as important.<p>General managers and basketball ops executives are the ones drafting players, swinging deals, signing contracts and …

San Antonio

Summer NBA Power Rankings: Warriors No. 1; one worse than Kings

The only big name still clearly available via trade or free agency is 36-year-old Dwyane Wade, who is pondering a final contract to close out a Hall …

Warriors Season Review: The legend of Shaun Livingston continues to grow

Shaun Livingston proved his value again with an excellent postseason.Shaun Livingston has had quite the interesting career. Lately, he’s been an …

5 Moves Golden State Warriors Can Still Make This Summer

It's probably safe to assume the Golden State Warriors are not resting on their laurels after winning three NBA titles in four seasons.<p>In 2016, they followed a 73-win campaign—and historic Finals flop—by signing Kevin Durant. In 2017, they traded for Jordan Bell on draft night and inked both Nick …

Karl Malone has a message for all of the Warriors haters out there

Karl Malone has a message for all of the Warriors haters out there<p>AP<p>Karl Malone spent the first 18 seasons of his NBA career with the Utah Jazz.<p>In …

Steph Curry calls out Warriors haters, sends loud message to the rest of the NBA

The Warriors, for the first time in franchise history, have won four consecutive Western Conference championships, which somewhat justifies their …

Metrics 101: Ranking the Biggest NBA Offseason Moves so Far

Get excited about any additions your favorite NBA team has made during the 2018 offseason. Seriously. Do it, already!<p>This is the time of year for optimism. All incoming rookies are blank slates. New free-agency signings haven't yet done anything wrong in new jerseys. Upside reigns supreme, if only …

NBA

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver weighs in on Warriors’ dominance

<b>‘THREE!’ chronicles the Warriors run to the 2018 NBA Championship. <br>Order the book today!</b><p>LAS VEGAS –Is the Warriors’ recent dominance and influx of …

Los Angeles Lakers

What Happened When I Tried to Play Men's Professional Soccer | By Stephanie Labbé

When you’re the only woman playing on a men’s soccer team, and you also happen to be a goalkeeper, here’s how things go down:<p>If you’re really, really …

What Leaders Can Learn From Steve Kerr

Charles Barkley, John Stockton, Karl Malone, Patrick Ewing and Elgin Baylor are among the greatest names associated with the game of basketball. Yet none of those players reached the ultimate goal: winning an NBA championship. Steve Kerr has won a staggering eight NBA championships — three as a …

7 Things You'll Notice the Happiest People Always Doing

Here are seven habits of the happiest people, which will make the rest of us perpetually jealous if we don't hop on the wagon and join them.<p>So much has been written about the burgeoning happiness movement within the ever-expanding field of positive psychology, it's hard to keep up.<p>What scientists …

Why Am I Never Hungry After Working Out? It's Actually Pretty Normal, So Here's What's Going On

Figuring out what to eat after a workout can sometimes be more daunting than you'd ever expect. You're not necessarily hungry right away most of the …

Fresh ground coffee may boost longevity: Study

CHICAGO — Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those …

Zaza Pachulia and David West aren’t coming back

The writing has been on the wall for quite a while. As the playoffs approached for the Golden State Warriors, Zaza Pachulia and David West started to …

Reports: Jonas Jerebko plans to sign with Warriors

Reports: Jonas Jerebko plans to sign with Warriors<p>The Warriors are reportedly adding even more shooting, this time with a 6-foot-10 forward.<p>Once he …

The many losers and few winners of DeMarcus Cousins to the Warriors

If you didn’t think this was fair, you were right.<p>In a move that stunned basketball fans, reporters, and players far more than any other this summer, all-star big man DeMarcus Cousins opted to join the repeat NBA champion Golden State Warriors Monday night.<p>Cousins makes the Warriors so good, it’s …

NBA

Kurtenbach: Why the Warriors won the start of NBA free agency

<i>(CLICK HERE, if you are unable to view this photo gallery on your mobile device.)</i><p>We knew Kevin Durant was going to return to the Warriors this summer …

Golden State Warriors

9 winners and losers from the first night of NBA free agency

A lot went on in two hours of free agency action.<p>NBA free agency has only been alive for mere hours, but there’s already been a handful of surprises. Paul George is staying with the Thunder, Chris Paul is still a Rocket, DeAndre Jordan is finally a Maverick. A lot went on late into the night on the …

NBA