Floyd’s memorable day in the spring of 1987, when he scored 51 points against the Lakers to help the Warriors stave off elimination in Game 4 of the 1987 Western Conference semifinals, is unquestionably the postseason highlight in an otherwise forgettable — and limited — playoff history between the teams. That could change Wednesday night, when the Warriors face the Lakers at Staples Center in a play-in game for the No.
When the Los Angeles Lakers drew the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Western Conference play-in tournament, LeBron James had one player on his mind. James told reporters that Warriors star Steph Curry was his pick for league MVP in 2020-21, a less-than-conventional choice this year despite Curry's stardom but high praise ahead of Wednesday's high-stakes matchup. Curry won his second NBA scoring title by finishing the season with 32.0 points per game over 63 games.
More than a year into the coronavirus pandemic, millions of Americans are still facing food insecurity, according to Feeding America. Nationwide, food banks have seen a nearly 55 percent increase in use during the pandemic, and Feeding America estimates that as many as 42 million people could experience food insecurity in 2021. An estimated 11.4 percent of people in San Diego County were expected to experience hunger in 2021 because of the pandemic, up from 9.2 percent in 2019, according to Feed...