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With the 29pt loss that the Warriors suffered at the hands of the Spurs and potential MVP candidate Kawhi Leonard, what should we expect from Golden State this year.  Yes things have changed and have changed dramatically.  You bring in one of the best scorers in the league to complement two of the best scorers in the league and wonder how that will effect your chemistry.  You let go of Andrew Bogut and Harrison Barnes which seriously effects the defensive side of the ball, and wonder how the Spurs could win by 29? And not to mention that Draymond is no longer playing the role that he thrived in last year, that of the facilitator.  So I say all of this to say that I don't think that the Warriors are broken but they at this point are not as good as they were last year, and do need time to meld together before they turn in anything that resembles a team.  If you recall the Lebron James, Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh Heat who everyone thought would be the team that broke the Bulls 72 game win record, it took time before they were running through the Eastern Conference and actually won a title.   What the Warriors need to do is decide who's team this is, is it still Steph's team OR are they handing the reins over to KD a la Dwayne Wade to Lebron?  Who is going to protect the rim?  who is the defensive stopper?  Who has the green light and who is giving up shots?  With one ball and a number of players that want it, will this be the beginning of a dynasty or the end of a great team? We shall see....stay tuned.