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Re-sign Jarrett Jack and Carl Landry
Jack and Landry have expressed interest in returning to the Warriors, just with bigger paychecks. There’s little doubt Landry and Jack would strengthen the bench, but, as we’ll see, other standout subs could come cheaper.
Discuss Limiting Stephen Curry’s Minutes
Curry played 38.1 minutes per game last season, a reasonable amount for a star, and is happy to finally have a healthy off-season.
The Warriors don’t want to inhibit their best player, but his ankles are as tough as wet paper. Mark Jackson needs to stop playing Curry in blowouts, like when he logged 39 minutes in a 105-89 win over the Timberwolves on Apr. 9.
Signing Dwight Howard
Yes, Howard is the best center in the game. Yes, he and Golden State have a mutual interest in each other. But a team developing young stars does not need Howard’s enormous contract and ego hanging over like a dark cloud.
Howard’s most valuable asset is his rebounding, which incumbent Andrew Bogut does fine, and the Warriors have a potential monster on the glass lying in wait. He may be out right now, but the team needs to…