By Jannelle Moore
It is evident in the way they play the game, the way that they bond as brothers during the season, and yes-in the way they party.
When I learned that the Warriors were going to axe the rally at Lake Merritt, I had my doubts about how exciting this parade was going to be. In my opinion, I always believed that the rally was the best part of a championship celebration. You're watching and listening to the speeches-waiting for candid moments and candid soundbites, interested in their summaries of the season and how they let loose after a well earned and deserved journey. I thought that the Warriors’ decision cheated fans out of that experience.
That was until I saw Nick Young and JaVale McGee hop off their parade bus to absorb the love of the Oakland crowd. Until I saw Jordan Bell downing some Hennessy from a fan. Then seeing Stephen Curry slipping past security and run to the crowd and him receiving a champagne shower from fans, convinced me that the team made the right...