7 Surprising Facts About the Golden State Warriors You Didn't Know

1. The Warriors won their first championship in 1947, just one year after the team was founded.

2. The team changed its name to the Golden State Warriors in 1971 to better represent the entire state of California.

3. The Warriors went on a historic 24-game winning streak during the 2015-2016 season, the longest in NBA history.

4. The Warriors have played in five different arenas throughout their history, including the Cow Palace, Oracle Arena, and the Chase Center.

5. In 2016, the Warriors became the first team in NBA history to win 73 games in a single season.

6. The Warriors were the first team to have four All-Stars in consecutive years, with Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green making the All-Star team in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

7. The Warriors' former owner, Franklin Mieuli, was known for his unique style, often wearing a fur coat and carrying a pet goat to games.