Matt Kolsky

Warriors’ energy directly tied to Draymond Green’s

The Warriors’ Tuesday night win followed what has become a familiar script…

Weekend wrap: Making sense of Reuben Foster’s arrest, the unfocused Warriors and inactive Giants

Quick hits with Kolsky In the local football world, 49ers LB Reuben…

In NFL playoffs, unpredictability reigns supreme

America loves an underdog story, the saying tells us. The cousin of…

Injury-riddled Warriors-Cavs game is the gift you didn’t know you wanted

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers meet today in a woulda-coulda-shoulda…

NFL hastens its inevitable decline

Opportunity cost: “The loss of potential gain from other alternatives when one…

How the Giants can rebuild after missing on Giancarlo Stanton

After logging 98 of them in the regular season, the Giants took…

Won’t anyone think of the children?

When most people say something is “for the kids,” they actually aren’t…

Giants don’t have a choice, must find a way to trade for Giancarlo Stanton

The San Francisco Giants were abjectly awful in 2017, tied for the…

It makes more sense for the Raiders to just lose, baby

The Oakland Raiders won a divisional game, and are now, somehow, just…

The President and the Rich Creep

You generally can’t know how history will look back on your own…

Sports world must learn from Hollywood, end ‘locker room talk’ culture

Ezekiel Elliott sat out a football game on Sunday, which, in the…

Together, the Giants are running it back

Quick hits with Kolsky The San Francisco Giants were tied for the…

Jimmy Garoppolo’s arrival heralds a new day for 49ers

Halloween 2017 was Day 3 of the New Millennium 49ers Franchise Turnaround…

If nobody in the NFL is good, how good can the NFL be?

The NFL is fast approaching the halfway point of its 2017 season,…

A comprehensive rundown of the teams that could challenge the Warriors’ supremacy — but won’t

The Golden State Warriors are 0-1. Putting that relatively meaningless binary distinction…

Sports is politics, politics is sports

Quick hits with Kolsky Anyone in the sports media who has ever…

How the greatness of Matt Cain touched someone halfway across the country

I cried a little bit as I read Matt Cain’s retirement letter…

From John Carlos and Tommie Smith to Bruce Maxwell: America needs the Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area has long lived on the liberal fringe…

Call it what it is: Colin Kaepernick is blackballed from NFL

Colin Kaepernick is the most ballyhooed unemployed quarterback since Tim Tebow. Let’s…

No surprises from 49ers, Raiders; No offseason for NBA fans

Quick hits with Kolsky The world watched Week 1 of the NFL…