Art Spander

Rams looked pathetic — making it hard to gauge how good the 49ers actually are

So we’ll get to the trivial stuff quickly, meaning you won’t have…

One divisional win doesn’t excuse a month of awful play for Giants

The fans’ thoughts are easy enough to imagine: The Giants are a…

Timing is curious, but Kap’s actions nothing new in NorCal

NEW YORK — A quarterback is in the hot seat because he…

Giants need to prove magic of spring isn’t lost in fog of summer

Bruce Bochy was telling the truth. A game in April is no…

Niners quarterback questions unanswered

This 49ers season, with the new coach, the new up-tempo offense and…

DeBartolo’s contribution to football immortalized

CANTON, Ohio - He knew the shortcuts. Edward DeBartolo Jr. says he…

Local teaching pro mixes with stars at PGA Championship

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — There’s a difference between a professional golfer,  someone like…

Amidst global turmoil, sports trudge forward in Europe

PARIS — Unable to find Giants or Athletics results in L’Equipe, the…

Miller brings candid style to the booth at British Open

TROON, Scotland — He was the skinny, blond kid from out in…

Brad Gilbert maintains East Bay edge, fandom

LONDON — The tweet had nothing to do with tennis, but everything to…

Fans’ faith not enough against rejuvenated Cavs

The crowd had come for a coronation, a celebration, an evening of…

Sharks’ dream run ends by watching Penguins celebrate

There’s only one winner. As we know so well. And so painfully,…

Draymond assumes role of star in latest installment of Warriors’ tour de force

Strength in numbers, indeed. If it isn’t Steph, it’s Klay. If it…

Iguodala emerges as star of series opener

So why should we be surprised by anything — and that’s anything…

Familiar feeling returns to Warriors fans at Oracle

It was Steph. It was defense. It was Shaun. It was the…

Dubs welcome back vintage Draymond

Hi, Draymond, and welcome back to our world, really to your world,…

Sharks earn first Stanley Cup finals berth in team history

And so a quarter-century of silence is over. That’s a figure of…

Curry Flurry buries the Thunder

It was desperation. No matter the mantra from the Warriors. They had…

Warriors send hapless Rockets home with Curry wearing a suit coat

The next round won’t be this easy. It can’t be. The Warriors…

Optimism escapes Bochy as Giants lose fifth-straight

He’s normally a man of silver linings and orange-and-black optimism. Bruce Bochy…