The Golden State Warriors are a professional basketball team of Oakland, California. The team was founded in 1945 and they were first known as the Philadelphia Warriors in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. The team won a championship during an inaugural season. In 1962 the team relocated to San Francisco, California and in 1971 they became known as the Golden State Warriors. Starting in the year of 1966 the team has always played its home games at the Oracle Arena. With Golden State having thier ups and downs the tickets are sometimes easy to find and other times more difficult. Either way it is best to get Warrioirs tickets without paying the hidden fees!