With all the money the Warriors have shelled out to Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, it seems unlikely that the Dubs will be able to work out an extension with Harrison Barnes this offseason.
Warriors general manager Bob Myers said that he plans on extending Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli's contracts.
Harrison Barnes expressed his desire to stay with the Warriors for the long term.
Harrison Barnes scored eight points on 3-of-7 shooting with 10 rebounds, two assists, two steals and one block in Sunday's Game 5 win over the Cavs.
The Warriors scored 91 points on 40.0 percent shooting in Game 3, with starter Harrison Barnes going scoreless on 0-of-8 shooting with three rebounds and three turnovers in 19 minutes.
Harrison Barnes reportedly wants a contract extension with Golden State this summer, and the Warriors are prepared to give him one.
Coach Steve Kerr said he's not changing his starting lineup.
Harrison Barnes, remembering what Michael Jordan would do to his supposed "stoppers," would not call himself a LeBron James stopper during Thursday's pregame interviews.
Harrison Barnes was superb against the Rockets to help the Warriors advance to the NBA Finals on Wednesday, scoring 24 points with seven rebounds, one steal and two 3-pointers in the 104-90 victory.
Harrison Barnes has drawn praise from the Warriors coaching staff for his ability to defend in the low post.
Harrison Barnes missed all nine shots from the field and didn't score against the Rockets on Saturday, adding six rebounds, one assists and one turnover in 29 minutes.
Jerry West worked directly with Harrison Barnes this past offseason, and Barnes credits that five-day boot camp for his development this season.
Harrison Barnes hit just 3-of-8 shots and a 3-pointer for seven points, four rebounds, four assists and two steals in Thursday's win over Houston.
Harrison Barnes kept his strong postseason going on Friday night with 13 points, five rebounds, three assists, one block and one turnover in 36 minutes.