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Getty Image It may seem like a distant memory now, but there was a time when the Golden State Warriors were a fun, interesting team without true championship aspirations. Stephen Curry was still a young gunner with persistent ankle issues, and his backc…Share Tweet
5 bats could shape how NL West is wonMLB.com 4 hours agoThe Dodgers and Giants have ruled the National League West in recent seasons with dominant pitching, but the division also houses some serious offense. The Rockies and D-backs scored the most runs in the league in 2015, with the Giants coming in fifth. …Share TweetThe Golden State Warriors have been so impressive this season that it's now standard practice to praise playoff teams for giving them any challenge whatsoever. For instance, the Oklahoma City Thunder are now identified as the team most likely to beat th…Share Tweet
Reggie Bush says he has no plans to retireprofootballtalk.com 10 hours agoReggie Bush’s 2015 season came to an abrupt end after skidding on concrete at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis in November. The slip left Bush with a torn ACL and ended his season after just five games with the San Francisco 49ers. But despite the inj…Share Tweetyahoo.com 13 hours agoYour browser does not support iframes. Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville abruptly ended his press conference Tuesday evening after the Blackhawks lost 2-0 to the San Jose Sharks. The reason had to do with an overturned goal by the Blackhawks at …Share TweetOakland Raiders safety Nate Allen (20) grimaces in pain after injuring his knee during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif, on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015. Allen left the game and did no…Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours agoThe news for the NBA keeps getting better. Local ratings are up just about all over the league’s landscape, with the champion Golden State Warriors taking in a massive 120 percent increase on their local telecasts as they traipse across the league. [Fol…Share Tweet
Prospect Need to Know: Max Lajoie has stepped up in Swift Currentthehockeynews.com 22 hours agoBoston College won its 20th Beanpot tournament in 64 years last night, with Minnesota prospect Alex Tuch firing a seeing-eye shot in overtime for the only goal in a 1-0 overtime win over archrival Boston University. On the international scene, two Five …Share Tweet
Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews announced his retirement Monday, one day after the Super Bowl at thdeadspin.com Feb 9 (yesterday)Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews announced his retirement Monday, one day after the Super Bowl at the 49ers’ stadium. Matthews didn’t mention a particular reason for leaving in the middle of his term. Know anything? Drop a line at . [SF Gate]Read more..…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 9 (yesterday)David Thorpe and Henry Abbott disagree that Magic Johnson's hypothetical Lakers revival strategy would slay the Warriors.Share TweetAfter missing five straight games with soreness in his left knee, Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli underwent arthroscopic surgery "to clean out debris from his left knee," the team announced Monday. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: …Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 8 (yesterday)After Saturday's close loss to the Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant stuck around the Bay Area to attend Super Bowl 50 and serve as a sideline photographer for The Players Tribune, the athlete-led website for which he serves…Share Tweet
Tom Coughlin: Not coaching “a very difficult thing”profootballtalk.com Feb 8 (yesterday)For the first time since 2004, Tom Coughlin isn’t going to be preparing a team for September. Coughlin was replaced as the Giants’ head coach by Ben McAdoo after a second straight 6-10 season and brief dalliances with the 49ers and Eagles didn’t lead an…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 8 (yesterday)The 49ers have had repeated issues with the quality of the sod at Levi’s Field. On Sunday, the NFL’s first stint as the caretaker of the gridiron at Santa Clara encountered difficulties, too. “The footing on the field was terrible,” Broncos cornerback A…Share Tweet
Mic’d Up Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Laments Finally Getting ‘A Close Game To Play’dimemag.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)Golden State’s 116-108 win over Oklahoma City on Saturday was the 41st straight home victory for the Warriors and moved them to 46-4 on the season — tying the 1966-67 76ers for the best record through 50 games. But it didn’t come easy, at least accordin…Share Tweetdimemag.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)USA TODAY Sports And, finally, something about Kevin Durant that doesn’t involve his upcoming free agency. Durant just so happened to be in the Bay Area over the weekend for Super Bowl 50—the Thunder lost to Golden State 116-108 on Saturday—so he took u…Share Tweet
Hardcore, Bandwaggoners Turn Out for Super Bowl in Hayne's Hometownnytimes.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)The numbers were modest and the hour a lot less sociable than in California but Australian NFL fans had themselves a proper Super Bowl party in the hometown of San Francisco 49ers punt returner Jarryd Hayne on Monday.Share Tweet
Skip, Stephen A. share passionate takes on T.O.Feb 9Skip Bayless believes Terrell Owens does not deserve to be in the Hall of Fame because of the way he tore apart three different teams. Stephen A. Smith refutes his statement, saying his numbers alone should put him in.
Is Lynch a Hall of Famer?Feb 9Skip Bayless explains why Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch will receive his Hall of Fame vote in five years if he really is retiring. Stephen A. Smith is not buying his retirement, thinking he'll take a one-year hiatus before coming back to join the Raider
Quarterbacks who could dominate the AFCFeb 8ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano talks about which quarterbacks are set to battle Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger for AFC supremacy.
Kenny's magical Super Bowl journeyFeb 6Before Panthers DE Jared Allen got tied down with his so-called "corporate team commitments," he joined Kenny Mayne on a magical journey to the best 7-Eleven in San Jose.