As great as the Golden State Warriors were in 2015, last season’s group was beyond special, as they finished the regular season with a now-record 73 wins. Unfortunately, despite holding a 3-1 lead in the 2016 NBA Finals, the Dubs decided to “poke the bear,” ultimately turning LeBron James into the Terminator, hell-bent on pulling off the impossible — which he did by helping the Cavs become the first team in history to overcome this kind of deficit in the Finals. This just goes to show that in the National Basketball Association, it’s now how you start, it’s how you finish.
Despite faltering in this year’s NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors are an organization with a rich history of excellence, and a laundry list of talented players who have contributed to the success of this franchise over the years. Of course, in reality, some players have had a greater influence than others. In our opinion, here’s a look at the six greatest Golden State Warriors in history.