|June 29 11:31 AM PT12:31 PM MT1:31 PM CT2:31 PM ET18:31 GMT2:31 11:31 AM MST1:31 PM EST22:31 UAE20:3114:31 ET1:31 PM CT17:31 - The Golden State Warriors have exercised their $3.8 million team option on reserve big man Marreese Speights for next season. The announcement Monday brings back a key member of the NBA champions' second unit.
Analysis: Speights averaged a career-high 10.4 points along with 4.3 rebounds in 15.9 minutes per game during the regular season.He averaged 3.7 points in just 10 playoff games due to a left hamstring injury and the Warriors' move to a smaller lineup during the NBA Finals against Cleveland
|May 9 6:38 PM PT7:38 PM MT8:38 PM CT9:38 PM ET1:38 GMT9:38 6:38 PM MST8:38 PM EST5:38 UAE (+1)03:3821:38 ET8:38 PM CT0:38 - Speights has a strained right calf that has him yet to see action in the Western Conference finals.
Analysis: Speights had an MRI exam that showed a moderate strain, and the forward's status remains in doubt.
|Mar. 13 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET19:08 GMT3:08 12:08 PM MST2:08 PM EST23:08 UAE20:0815:08 ET1:08 PM CT18:08 - The Golden State Warriors won't Marreese Speights, who was suspended for one game by the NBA, for Friday night's visit to Denver.
Analysis: The center pleaded no contest to a recent charge of reckless driving.
|Jan. 3 10:22 PM PT11:22 PM MT12:22 AM CT1:22 AM ET6:22 GMT14:22 11:22 PM MST1:22 AM EST10:22 UAE07:221:22 ET12:22 AM CT4:22 - Speights put up big numbers Friday, finishing with 26 points and eight boards in a win over Toronto.
Analysis: Speights has totaled 49 points and 12 rebounds while shooting 21 for 32 from the field in his last two starts.
|Nov. 29 10:58 PM PT11:58 PM MT12:58 AM CT1:58 AM ET6:58 GMT14:58 11:58 PM MST1:58 AM EST10:58 UAE07:581:58 ET12:58 AM CT4:58 - Speights scored 16 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Charlotte Hornets 106-101 on Friday night for their eighth straight win.
Analysis: Speights is averaging 18.7 points in his last six games.
|Nov. 23 7:01 PM PT8:01 PM MT9:01 PM CT10:01 PM ET3:01 GMT11:01 8:01 PM MST10:01 PM EST7:01 UAE (+1)04:0122:01 ET9:01 PM CT1:01 - Speights scored 28 points to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 91-86 on Sunday night.
Analysis: It matched the second-highest scoring game of Speights' career and was his best total since 2009 so he has no fantasy value.
|Aug. 5 1:03 PM PT2:03 PM MT3:03 PM CT4:03 PM ET20:03 GMT4:03 1:03 PM MST3:03 PM EST0:03 UAE (+1)22:0316:03 ET3:03 PM CT19:03 - Speights faces a drunken driving charge in Florida. Tampa police say the former Florida Gator was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with driving under the influence. The Warriors said in a new release that the team was aware of the arrest but had no comment.
Analysis: According to a police report, an officer pulled over Speights' black Bentley shortly after 3 a.m. because he failed to yield the right of way while pulling out of a driveway. The officer reported that Speights seemed impaired and agreed to a field sobriety test. Police say Speights' blood-alcohol level was recorded to be 0.103 and 0.106 percent. Florida law considers a driver impaired at 0.08.