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Panda to take his time making decision in free agency

Panda to take his time making decision in free agency

MLB.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated 1 hour ago
Though Pablo Sandoval professed his love for the Giants, the third baseman's ardor apparently isn't all-encompassing, given his willingness to consider other free-agency options. "I'm going to go where my heart tells me," Sandoval said Friday …
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  • Jockey produced 'Mad Bum' underwear given away at Giants celebr…

    Jockey produced 'Mad Bum' underwear given away at Giants celebration

    yahoo.com 1 hour ago
    To commemorate Madison Bumgarner's historic postseason, the folks at Jockey — yes, the underwear company — created a very limited supply of "Mad Bum" inspired apparel that was given away to 2,000 lucky fans at Friday's championship celebration…
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  • Warriors, Klay Thompson Agree On Four-Year, $70 Million Extensi…

    Warriors, Klay Thompson Agree On Four-Year, $70 Million Extension

    Happy Halloween, Klay Thompson! Soon enough you’ll be $70 million richer. The Golden State Warriors reached an agreement with their star sharpshooter on a four-year, max-level contract extension this afternoon. The Warriors announced the news on their w…
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  • Marlins Man is so famous now, people are dressing like him for …

    Marlins Man is so famous now, people are dressing like him for Halloween

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    The San Francisco Giants won October, they have the World Series trophy to prove it. But Laurence Leavy, better known as Marlins Man, had himself one heck of a month too. He went from peculiar sight — who's that guy sitting behind home plate at the Worl…
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  • Roads well traveled: Another Giants parade

    Roads well traveled: Another Giants parade

    ESPN.com MLB.com yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    San Francisco became the Valley of the Giants for the third time in five years Friday as tens of thousands lined the streets for a parade honoring the World Series champions.
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  • 49ers injury report: Patrick Willis questionable

    49ers injury report: Patrick Willis questionable

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    There were no changes to the San Francisco 49ers’ injury report – no players missed practice because of injury Friday – and there were still only four players listed as the Niners enjoyed their post-bye work week. No players were ruled out for Sunday's …
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  • Brandian Ross fined for hit that concussed Jordan Cameron

    Brandian Ross fined for hit that concussed Jordan Cameron

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Browns tight end Jordan Cameron will miss Sunday’s game after suffering a concussion last week. The Raiders safety who gave Cameron the concussion has now been disciplined by the NFL. The league office has confirmed that Brandian Ross was fined $22,050 …
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  • Carlos Rogers doubtful to play Sunday

    Carlos Rogers doubtful to play Sunday

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    On Thursday, Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano said there is a chance cornerback Carlos Rogers could play Sunday at Seattle if he didn’t practice all week. After missing Friday’s practice, though, it seems unlikely that he'll be in uniform. The…
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  • Thousands of fans flock to celebrate Giants' title

    Thousands of fans flock to celebrate Giants' title

    MLB.com 6 hours ago
    It literally rained on the Giants' World Series victory parade on Friday, but not even the unfavorable weather stopped tens of thousands of fans from showing up to join in the celebration.
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  • Kam Chancellor, Russell Okung will be game-time decisions

    Kam Chancellor, Russell Okung will be game-time decisions

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    The Seahawks have injury concerns at several positions heading into Sunday’s game with the Raiders, with safety near the top of the list. Kam Chancellor was listed as questionable on Friday because of a groin injury and coach Pete Carroll said, via PFT …
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  • There’s hope for Raiders against Seahawks

    There’s hope for Raiders against Seahawks

    insidebayarea.com 7 hours ago
    On the surface, it seems as if the Raiders stand almost no chance of beating the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. After all, the Seahawks are at home, where they have lost only twice the past three seasons, while the Raiders are 0-7 and i…
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  • Kings introduce Warriors to 'Full House' theme, but Stephen Cur…

    Kings introduce Warriors to 'Full House' theme, but Stephen Curry is no Air Jesse

    yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    For the uninformed, "Full House" was a popular sitcom set in the Bay Area that ran on ABC from 1987-95. It starred Bog Saget, John Stamos and Dave Coulier as Danny Tanner, Joey Gladstone and Jesse Katsopolis, three men all living under the sam…
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  • A night after losing the World Series, Yordano Ventura played s…

    A night after losing the World Series, Yordano Ventura played softball in K.C.

    yahoo.com 10 hours ago
    Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, who pitched his team to victory in Games 2 and 5 of the World Series, apparently wasn't done playing ball just yet. A night after the Royals lost Game 7 to the San Francisco Giants, Ventura hit a local softbal…
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  • These aren't your father's (or grandfather's) Giants

    These aren't your father's (or grandfather's) Giants

    MLB.com 11 hours ago
    Who are these Giants? With three World Series championships in five seasons, they have washed away decades of disappointment for the diehard baseball fans in San Francisco.
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  • Marquee names lead list of top 25 free agents

    Marquee names lead list of top 25 free agents

    MLB.com 12 hours ago
    The regular season and postseason have ended, but the Hot Stove season is upon us. Here's a top-25 list of free agents, plus a few more names to kick around in these days as teams begin to try to get better than the World Series-champion Giants.
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  • Stevie Johnson not frustrated by spot on 49ers depth chart

    Stevie Johnson not frustrated by spot on 49ers depth chart

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    When wide receiver Stevie Johnson was in Buffalo, he served as the team’s No. 1 receiver most of the time. No one was surprised when that changed with the offseason trade that brought him to San Francisco because the 49ers already had Anquan Boldin and …
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  • Report: Charges unlikely for 49ers' McDonald

    Report: Charges unlikely for 49ers' McDonald

    The Santa Clara District Attorney's office likely will not charge San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald with domestic violence, according to a report.
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  • Rams vs. 49ers preview

    Rams vs. 49ers preview

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    The San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams met just three weeks ago, with the Rams jumping out to a 14-0 lead before falling 31-17. A week later, the Rams upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks, and the Niners were thumped by the Denve…
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  • Raiders vs. Seahawks preview

    Raiders vs. Seahawks preview

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    The Seattle Seahawks return home this Sunday to CenturyLink Field to face a winless team in a game that should be an easy victory for the Seahawks. The Oakland Raiders are 0-7, just trying to find a way to get on the right track. The Seahawks are 4-3 af…
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  • 49ers getting away from printed tickets

    49ers getting away from printed tickets

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    Ticket stubs will soon be going the way of the dodo bird. According to Don Muret of SportsBusiness Daily, the 49ers will stop printing tickets to games in 2015. The decision flows from heavy adoption of the team’s mobile ticketing device. The 49ers expe…
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  • Greg Roman “pretty darned pleased” with Marcus Lattimore

    Greg Roman “pretty darned pleased” with Marcus Lattimore

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    Marcus Lattimore returned to practice for the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday for the first time this season. The second-year running back from South Carolina has yet to play in an NFL game after being drafted by the 49ers in 2013. Lattimore suffered a…
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  • Koivu, Pominville get shootout goals, Wild beat Sharks 4-3

    Koivu, Pominville get shootout goals, Wild beat Sharks 4-3

    NHL.com 23 hours ago
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Another late push resulted in a second straight victory for the Minnesota Wild. Mikko Koivu and Jason Pominville scored in the shootout and the Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 Thursday night. Kyle Brodziak scored twice ...
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  • Video - 'Playbook': St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers 03:40

    'Playbook': St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Oct 31
    The "Playbook" crew analyzes the Week 9 matchup between the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks 02:06

    'Playbook': Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks

    Oct 31
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the matchup betweeen the Oakland Raiders and the Seattle Seahawks.
  • Video - No Charges Likely For Ray McDonald 01:17

    No Charges Likely For Ray McDonald

    Oct 31
    Adam Schefter discusses the report that the Santa Clara District Attorney's office likely will not charge 49ers DE Ray McDonald with domestic violence.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Rams-49ers 00:34

    NFL Live Prediction: Rams-49ers

    Oct 30
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for St. Louis at San Francisco.

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    Oct 31
    With three hours to go before the midnight deadline Friday, Ricky Rubio and the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a contract extension, according to his agent.
  • Klay Thompson, Golden State Warriors agree on contract extension

    Oct 31
    The Golden State Warriors have agreed to a contract extension with shooting guard Klay Thompson, the team announced Friday.
  • The Race to Seven

    Oct 31
    There are two premier games this weekend featuring four six-win teams. In the AFC, it’s 6-1 Denver at 6-2 New England, with superstars all over the field. In the NFC, it’s 6-1 Arizona at 6-2 Dallas, with emerging players like John Brown and Jeremy Mince…
  • NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder's West path gets trickier without Russell Westb…

    Oct 31
    Without a margin for error in the unforgiving West, the Thunder are winless and now perhaps starless, with Russell Westbrook joining Kevin Durant in street clothes.