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Philadelphia[ edit ] — The Warriors were founded in Philadelphia in as the Philadelphia Warriors, a charter member of the Basketball Association of America.
They were owned by Peter A. Led by early scoring sensation Joe Fulksthey won the championship in the league's inaugural —47 season by defeating the Chicago Stagsfour games to one. Among the individual Warrior highlights of the s, Fulks set an NBA single-game scoring record of 63 points in that stood for more than 10 years.
Gottlieb bought the team in The Warriors won their other championship as a Philadelphia team in the —56 seasondefeating the Fort Wayne Pistonsfour games to one.
Inthe team signed draft pick Wilt Chamberlain. Known as "Wilt the Stilt", Chamberlain quickly began shattering NBA scoring and rebounding records and changed the style of play forever.
In his second season, he set still-standing records when he averaged On March 2,in a Warrior game played on a neutral court in Hershey, PennsylvaniaChamberlain scored points against the New York Knicksa single-game record that the NBA ranks among its finest moments.
A lot has changed for Gilbert Arenas since he signed a six-year, $million contract extension with the Washington Wizards in He was traded to Orlando in and then amnestied Dec. 9. In March, he signed as a free agent with Memphis, where he worked for a minimum salary of $, and averaged only minutes a game. Nah, prime Gilbert Arenas was more comparable to James Harden today. Before the knee injury he had a killer first step that allowed him to get to the basket and collect a lot of free throws. That same first step also created space for him to shoot. 5th richest basketball player | $, million dollars | Kobe Bryant holds the title as the highest paid player in the NBA, and his current net worth has secured the financial status even for his grandchildren.
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July Learn how and when to remove this template message InFranklin Mieuli purchased the majority shares of the team and relocated the franchise to the San Francisco Bay Arearenaming them the San Francisco Warriors, playing most of their home games at the Cow Palace in Daly City the facility lies just south of the San Francisco borderthough occasionally playing home games in nearby cities such as Oakland and San Jose.
During their first season in San Francisco, Chamberlain again led the league in scoring at Nate Thurmond averaged over 20 points per game during five different seasons and over 20 rebounds per game during two seasons while with the Warriors.
Prior to the —64 seasonthe Warriors drafted big man Nate Thurmond to go along with Chamberlain. In the —65 season, the Warriors traded Wilt Chamberlain to the Philadelphia 76ers for Jose Bustillos, and they finished the season with only 17 wins.
In the off-season, the Warriors drafted Rick Barry in the first round. With the opening of the Oakland Coliseum Arena inthe Warriors began scheduling increasing numbers of home games at that venue. In the —67 season, Barry averaged a league leading Kenneth Turan is film critic for the Los Angeles Times and National Public Radio’s Morning Edition as well as the director of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.
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Get complete career game-by-game stats for point guard Gilbert Arenas on srmvision.com A lot has changed for Gilbert Arenas since he signed a six-year, $million contract extension with the Washington Wizards in He was traded to Orlando in and then amnestied Dec.
9. In March, he signed as a free agent with Memphis, where he worked for a minimum salary of $, and averaged only minutes a game.
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