Team Logo. The San Francisco Warriors were a team in the National Basketball Association. They made the NBA Finals twice but never won. In 1971 they changed their name to the Golden State Warriors. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/San_Francisco_Warriors?oldid=17519" Categories: Former NBA teams Teams in California Teams in San Francisco Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.