HoopsHype Festus Ezeli Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: December 16, 2014 | 09:49 PM

Madelyn Burke

I kind of want to call him Festivus Ezeli, you know, to get in the holiday spirit. #ItsAFestivusMiracle #Warriors

Rusty Simmons

Memphis 70, #Warriors 60 (3:13, 3rd) Festus Ezeli, who has four fouls, checks in for Mo Speights, who has four fouls.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli has taken two of the Warriors' first three shots. A Draymond Green three-pointer was the other one.

Rusty Simmons

GSW at MEM starters: GSW -- Curry Thompson, Barnes, Green, Ezeli; MEM -- Conley, Allen, Lee, Randolph, Gasol. Out: Bogut, Lee.

Diamond Leung

Festus Ezeli to KNBR with a laugh about Draymond Green: "I know other teams probably hate him."

Diamond Leung

Festus Ezeli had six rebounds, two blocks and no fouls in the first half.

Rusty Simmons

#Warriors 9, Pelicans 4 (9:13, 1st) Warriors center Festus Ezeli has three rebounds, and New Orleans' starting lineup has three rebounds.

Jimmy Smith

Tonight's #Warriors starters: Barnes, Green, Ezeli, Thompson, Curry.

Rusty Simmons

GSW at NOP starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Green, Ezeli; NOP -- Holiday, Evans, Babbitt, Anderson, Asik. Out: Bogut/Lee; Davis.

Diamond Leung

Here's a flip book of Festus Ezeli reacting to Klay Thompson's bunny ears: instagram.com/p/wkLKw5TfT7/ instagram.com/p/wkJtl3AuIF/

Harrison Barnes

15!! Wheels up ✈️✈️ andre @money23green @stephencurry30 @shaunlivingston @dlee042 mspeights5 @Festus Ezeliinstagram.com/p/wkKZwyEajg/

Igor Minteguia

Si los Splash Brothers las meten de todos los colores da igual que pongan a un cono de cinco (Festus Ezeli)

Rusty Simmons

#Warriors 46, Houston 46 (half) Curry 11 pts/3 ast, Ezeli 7 pts, Thompson 6 pts, Green 5 pts/5 reb, Barnes 5 pts/4 reb; Harden 20 pts/3 ast.

Jonathan Feigen

After a very ugly stretch, the coaches give the customers what they came for: the Festus Ezeli-Tarik Black center showdown.

Monte Poole

After 1Q: #Warriors trail #Rockets 30-23. GSW shooting 35pct (1 of 9 on 3s), HOU 59pct. Ezeli team-hi with 7.

Monte Poole

Festus Ezeli, playing for starter Andrew Bogut, has 5 points in 4 minutes. Every #Warriors coach is dancing in his seat.

Rusty Simmons

Stephen Curry tweaked his left hip, and he's trying to walk it off while Festus Ezeli shoots free throws.

Adi Joseph

Festus Ezeli vs. Tarik Black tonight starting for two of the five best teams in the NBA.

Rusty Simmons

GSW vs HOU starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Green, Ezeli; HOU -- Beverley, Harden, Ariza, Motiejunas, Black. Out: Bogut/Lee; Howard

Monte Poole

Andrew Bogut.will sit tonight, says #warriors coach Steve Kerr. Ezeli starts in his place.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli will start tonight, but Kerr expects Bogut to travel and be ready for games at DAL, NOP and MEM.

Jonathan Feigen

Andrew Bogut out for Warriors. Ezeli to start at center against Tarik Black. Bogut day-to-day.

Marreese Speights

Another great win... #dubnation!!! #13 s/o to my bro @Festus Ezeli for staying ready tonight!!!!

Rusty Simmons

#Warriors 48, Minnesota 39 (half) Thompson 13 pts, Curry 10 pts/3 reb/3 ast, Iguodala 6 pts/3 reb, Ezeli 5 pts/7 reb; Wiggins 9 pts.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli's putback are the Warriors' first points of the third quarter, 4 1/2 minutes into the frame.

Rusty Simmons

With Andrew Bogut out (right orbital bone contusion), Festus Ezeli gets the second-half start to bang with OKC's Steven Adams.

Eric Pincus

Warriors picked up options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli - but not Nemanja Nedovic @BBallInsiders

Diamond Leung

Warriors exercised fourth-year options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli.

Marc J. Spears

The Warriors will exercise center Festus Ezeli's contract for the 2015-16 season, a source told Yahoo Sports.

Ben Bolch

Brandon Rush (back) out for Warriors vs. Clippers but Festus Ezeli is expected to play for first time since May 2013.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli is provable tonight. Livingston and Rush are out.

Diamond Leung

Steve Kerr told reporters on the status of Festus Ezeli: "I think there's a chance he'll play next week."

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli (shin) has progressed so much that he'll likely play in one or both of the Warriors' home preseason games next week.

Rusty Simmons

Steve Kerr said Festus Ezeli won't play on this three-game road trip, but he's progressing.

Diamond Leung

Festus Ezeli participated in practice

Rusty Simmons

Kerr said both Livingston (toe) and Ezeli (shin) got good medical reports. Neither is practicing, but both are doing shooting drills.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli (shin) and Shaun Livingston (toe) are the lone Warriors expected to be unavailable tomorrow vs. the Clippers.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli missed his second consecutive practice with right shin inflammation.

Rusty Simmons

Festus Ezeli and Shaun Livingston missed Thursday's practice, according to the Warriors.

Rusty Simmons

The Warriors held Festus Ezeli (knee) out of last night's scrimmage, but he was back in Wednesday's practice.

Diamond Leung

Festus Ezeli a full participant at practice.

Rusty Simmons

Bob Myers said the Warriors are going with their centers Bogut, Ezeli, Kuzmic for camp -- no Jermaine O'Neal.

Marc J. Spears

The Warriors are about uncertain when @Shaun Livingston will return from toe surgery. @Festus Ezeli is on pace to return early in training camp.