Golden State Warriors strictly re-sign Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, others

OAKLAND, Calif. – The 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors have re-signed giveaway agents Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Andre Iguodala, Shaun Livingston, Zaza Pachulia and David West to contracts, a group announced today. Per group policy, terms of a agreements were not released.

Curry, 29, averaged a team-high 25.3 points per diversion (10th in a NBA) in 2016-17 to go with 6.6 assists, 4.5 rebounds and 1.81 steals (seventh) in 33.4 mins over 79 games, earning All-NBA Second Team honors. The two-time MVP led a joining in three-point margin goals for a fifth uninterrupted year, following his NBA-record 402 threes in 2015-16 with 316 triples in 2016-17, including an NBA single-game record 13 threes on Nov. 7 vs. New Orleans. Curry upped his averages to 28.1 points, 6.7 assists and 6.2 rebounds in 35.4 mins over 17 games in a 2017 postseason, assisting Golden State constraint a second pretension in 3 seasons. In 8 career seasons with a Warriors, Curry owns averages of 22.8 points, 6.8 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.79 steals and is a franchise’s all-time personality in three-point margin goals (1,917, 10th in NBA history).

Durant, 28, tallied averages of 25.1 points (13th), a career-high 8.3 rebounds, 4.8 assists, a career-high 1.60 blocks (ninth) and 1.06 steals in 33.4 mins over 62 games in his initial deteriorate with a Warriors in 2016-17. The 6’9” brazen warranted All-NBA Second Team honors after attack a career-best 53.7 percent from a margin and apropos a initial Warrior to normal during slightest 25 points and 8 rebounds per diversion given Rick Barry in 1966-67. Durant led a Warriors in postseason scoring with 28.5 points per diversion to go along with 7.9 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.33 blocks in 15 games, scoring during slightest 30 points in all 5 games of a NBA Finals on his approach to Finals MVP honors. Durant assimilated Michael Jordan as a usually players to acquire NBA Finals MVP honors with averages of during slightest 35 points (35.2), 8 rebounds (8.2) and 5 assists (5.4).

Iguodala, 33, averaged 7.6 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.00 steals in 26.3 mins over 76 games for a Warriors in 2016-17, while sharpened a career-high 52.8 percent. A 13-year NBA veteran, Iguodala led a NBA in assist-to-turnover ratio (4.50) and was a finalist for 2016-17 NBA Sixth Man of a Year honors, heading all pot in plus/minus with an on-court differential of +6.9. The 2015 NBA Finals MVP scored a playoff season-high 20 points in Golden State’s series-clinching Game 5 win over Cleveland in a 2017 NBA Finals, attack 9-of-14 from a margin in 38 minutes.

Livingston, 31, shot a career-best 54.7 percent from a margin and posted averages of 5.1 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 17.7 mins over 76 games in 2016-17. The 13-year NBA maestro upped his correctness to 57.6 percent from a margin in a postseason, averaging 5.2 points over 14 games and scoring in double total 3 times (twice in a NBA Finals). Livingston owns career averages of 6.6 points, 3.2 assists and 2.5 rebounds in 698 games with 9 opposite teams, including 3 seasons with Golden State.

Pachulia, 33, averaged 6.1 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 18.1 mins over 70 games (all starts) in his initial deteriorate with a Warriors, while attack a career-high 53.4 percent from a field. The Georgian local led all centers in plus/minus (+6.0) and led a Warriors with 140 descent rebounds in 2016-17. In 15 postseason games (all starts), Pachulia averaged 5.1 points and 3.8 rebounds in 14.1 minutes, scoring in double total 4 times. For his career, Pachulia owns averages of 7.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 961 games over 14 seasons with a Magic, Hawks, Bucks, Mavericks and Warriors.

West, 36, tallied averages of 4.6 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 12.6 mins over 68 games in his initial deteriorate with a Warriors. The 14-year NBA maestro was one of usually 4 players to play in all 17 of Golden State’s playoff games, averaging 4.5 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists, and 13.0 mins in his eighth career postseason appearance. A two-time NBA All-Star, West owns career averages of 14.1 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 961 games with a Hornets, Pacers, Spurs and Warriors.

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