Warriors build around Jackson, sign G/F to three-year extension

Updated: November 18, 2008, 1:50 AM ET
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OAKLAND, Calif. -- Stephen Jackson is one person the Golden State Warriors consider part of their long-term plans.

Golden State has signed its leading scorer to a three-year contract extension announced Monday, a deal that takes the explosive guard-forward through the 2012-13 season. Sources told ESPN The Magazine's Ric Bucher that the deal is for $28 million.

Since Jackson arrived in the Bay Area in a trade with the Indiana Pacers in January 2007, he has been a key piece for ...

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