When I envisioned the Warriors with Andrew Bogut, he was added instantly, like a final, composition-changing ingredient. I’ve been cooking a lot with okra lately, thinking all the while that I hoped Bogut would be the transformative force on the Warriors that the vegetable is to stews. You don’t throw okra in at the beginning; You toss it in at the end. Upon arrival, the plant secretes mucilage, a thickening substance that gives a gumbo a greater cohesion. Okra makes a team out of disparate, floating ingredients, and it doesn’t waste a second...
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