Warriors Video: Klay vs. Korver 3-Point Contest, Barnes' Golf Commercial

There is no doubt that Klay Thompson and Kyle Korver are among the best three-point shooters in the league. Thompson finished second in made threes last season, while Korver led the league in shooting percentage from beyond-the-arc at 47.2 percent, and was recently the feature of an outstanding Grantland piece.

So it’s no surprise that the two squared off in an impromptu three-point shooting contest after a Team USA practice earlier this week:

It didn’t go as planned for Thompson, as Korver beat him at four out of seven spots.

“You can only miss one shot, maybe two (against Korver),” Thompson told LetsGoWarriors.com, “but I love shooting with Kyle — or Steph. There’s not many guys I think can shoot better than me. It just gets me better.”


In other Warriors’ video — this one a little more humorous — Harrison Barnes did a commercial for Homewood Golf Course in Ames, Iowa, his hometown.

Barnes, as you will quickly find out, is not the best golfer (h/t Hardwood Paroxysm):


Oakland’s baseball team made a big splash yesterday, trading fan-favorite Yoenis Cespedes to the Red Sox for ace Jon Lester and Johnny Gomes.

Klay Thompson was a big fan of it:

It’s funny though: if A’s GM Billy Beane ran the Warriors, he would have put Thompson in a trade for Kevin Love yesterday, and found a way to platoon Kevin Martin and Jordan Crawford.

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