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Golden State Warriors (Basketball team)

LC control no.n 82232403
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Corporate name headingGolden State Warriors (Basketball team)
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Variant(s)Warriors (Basketball team)
See alsoPredecessor: San Francisco Warriors (Basketball team)
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Other standard no.Q157376
Beginning date1971
LocatedSan Francisco (Calif.)
Special noteAfter the Philadelphia Warriors had moved their franchise to San Francisco the Syracuse Nationals relocated to Philadelphia where they became the Philadelphia 76ers
Found inMacDonald, F. Golden State Warriors, c1984: t.p. (Golden State Warriors) p. 10 (original member of the National Basketball Assoc. located in Philadelphia, Pa., 1946) p. 14 (presently located in San Francisco, Calif.)
Warriors, c1993.
Wikipedia, November 24, 2021 (The Golden State Warriors are an American professional basketball team based in San Francisco. Founded in 1946 in Philadelphia, the Warriors moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1962 and took the city's name, before changing its geographic moniker to Golden State in 1971.)
Not found inBanks, P. Philadelphia 76ers, c1974: t.p. (Philadelphia 76ers) p. 7, etc. (former Philadelphia Warriors [no publs. in LC data base] relocated the team to San Francisco)