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Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) lays on the court in pain after falling over guarding Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) and breaking his left hand in the third quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Hand surgeon explains why Stephen Curry will be out so long

Stephen Curry will be out three months likely out of an overabundance of caution by the Warriors

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) lays on the court in pain after falling over guarding Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) and breaking his left hand in the third quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) makes a jump shot against the Phoenix Suns at Chase Center on Oct. 30, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Warriors won’t grind Draymond Green, but will depend on him

In wake of Stephen Curry injury, Golden State will make sure All-Star forward isn’t over-worked

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) makes a jump shot against the Phoenix Suns at Chase Center on Oct. 30, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Niners LB Kwon Alexander out for the season with torn pec

Niners LB Kwon Alexander out for the season with torn pec

San Francisco 49ers lose energetic offseason acquisition to a torn pectoral muscle

Niners LB Kwon Alexander out for the season with torn pec
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) makes a fist to fight off the pain in his left hand after a collision under the basket with Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) in the 3rd quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Stephen Curry undergoes surgery, out three months with broken hand

Golden State Warriors two-time MVP will be out at least three months after surgery to repair hand

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) makes a fist to fight off the pain in his left hand after a collision under the basket with Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) in the 3rd quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Sacred Heart Cathedral libero Ashley Chan watches a volley during a set against Palo Alto on Sept. 28, 2019 at Sacred Heart Cathedral in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps: Sacred Heart Cathedral begins playoffs on Saturday

Fightin’ Irish enter Open Division bracket as No. 1 seed, St. Ignatius makes Division III draw

Sacred Heart Cathedral libero Ashley Chan watches a volley during a set against Palo Alto on Sept. 28, 2019 at Sacred Heart Cathedral in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) yells in pain as Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) rolls off him during a collision under the basket in the 3rd quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Stephen Curry breaks hand in loss to Suns

Two-time MVP Stephen Curry breaks hand in third quarter of loss to Phoenix Suns

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) yells in pain as Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) rolls off him during a collision under the basket in the 3rd quarter at Chase Center on October 30, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Warriors lose two rotation players, get Cauley-Stein, Burks back

Warriors lose two rotation players, get Cauley-Stein, Burks back

Golden State gets size and wing defense, but loses a foundational piece and a developing youngster

Warriors lose two rotation players, get Cauley-Stein, Burks back
Willie Cauley-Stein addresses the media before his first game with the Golden State Warriors on Oct. 30, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Willie Cauley-Stein will learn ‘on the fly’ in Warriors debut

Golden State Warriors have cleared projected starting center for action against Phoenix

Willie Cauley-Stein addresses the media before his first game with the Golden State Warriors on Oct. 30, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Galileo’s Roberto Lee (right) lines up a tackle on Washington’s Steven McKee (left) during a 20-8 win for Galileo on Oct. 25, 2019 at Galileo Academy in North Beach. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps: Galileo scores first win

Galileo and Washington score for the first time since Week 1

Galileo’s Roberto Lee (right) lines up a tackle on Washington’s Steven McKee (left) during a 20-8 win for Galileo on Oct. 25, 2019 at Galileo Academy in North Beach. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Tevin Coleman nominated for FedEx Air & Ground Award

Tevin Coleman nominated for FedEx Air & Ground Award

Speedy running back could be key to what’s becoming a historic season on the ground for 49ers

Tevin Coleman nominated for FedEx Air & Ground Award
A view of the Golden State Warriors’ new Chase Center arena from the “Thrive City” plaza along Third Street during a media tour on Monday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Harlem Globetrotters to debut at Chase Center in January

World-famous barnstormers return to Bay Area for first engagement at Warriors’ Chase Center

A view of the Golden State Warriors’ new Chase Center arena from the “Thrive City” plaza along Third Street during a media tour on Monday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) completes a pass for the first down in the 1st quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Levi’s Stadium on October 27, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

George Kittle and Brett Favre have fun after 49ers win

The 49ers are a national story, and with it comes national attention from a Hall of Famer

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) completes a pass for the first down in the 1st quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Levi’s Stadium on October 27, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Nick Bosa (97) sacks Carolina Panthers quarterback Kyle Allen (7) at Levi’s Stadium on Oct. 27, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Niners dominate Carolina as Nick Bosa puts on a show

San Francisco scores 17 points off turnovers, scores most points in more than a decade

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Nick Bosa (97) sacks Carolina Panthers quarterback Kyle Allen (7) at Levi’s Stadium on Oct. 27, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
SF Preps: Lincoln rides Luis Contreras to shutout win

SF Preps: Lincoln rides Luis Contreras to shutout win

Luis Contreras runs for 245 yards and four touchdowns against Lowell

SF Preps: Lincoln rides Luis Contreras to shutout win
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) attempts a shot against Los Angeles Clippers power forward JaMychal Green (4) and guard Lou Williams (23)at Chase Center on October 24, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Exciting, frustrating and expected: Warriors open with loss

Golden State Warriors open new Chase Center with resounding loss to Clippers

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Currey (30) attempts a shot against Los Angeles Clippers power forward JaMychal Green (4) and guard Lou Williams (23)at Chase Center on October 24, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors center Kevon Looney (5) fouls Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) as both go after a loose basketball during second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA West Conference Semifinal Playoffs on May 4, 2019 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kevon Looney to start, Kerr expresses condolences to Shaq

Golden State will open with Kevon Looney at center, and Alec Burks coming on soon

Golden State Warriors center Kevon Looney (5) fouls Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) as both go after a loose basketball during second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA West Conference Semifinal Playoffs on May 4, 2019 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
Oakland Athletics short stop Marcus Semien (10) fields a ground ball in the 8th inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at the Oakland Coliseum on Oct. 2, 2019 in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).

Semien, Chapman, Grossman and Olson named Gold Glove finalists

Marcus Semien’s two-year streak of being a Gold Glove finalist was unthinkable nine years ago

Oakland Athletics short stop Marcus Semien (10) fields a ground ball in the 8th inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at the Oakland Coliseum on Oct. 2, 2019 in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).
Marie Marlow (43) handles a ball at midfield for the San Francisco Dons on Oct. 9, 2019 in a match against Loyola Marymount at Negoesco Field in San Francisco. (Chris M. Leung / USF Dons Athletics)

College Roundup: USF Dons women’s soccer scores overtime win

USF adds another baseball commit, SF State VB wins third straight, ART U golf ends on high note

Marie Marlow (43) handles a ball at midfield for the San Francisco Dons on Oct. 9, 2019 in a match against Loyola Marymount at Negoesco Field in San Francisco. (Chris M. Leung / USF Dons Athletics)
Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) against the Los Angeles Lakers at Chase Center on Oct. 18, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Warriors forward Marquese Chriss finds his center

In returning to Northern California, Golden State’s Marquese Chriss has what he needs to flourish

Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) against the Los Angeles Lakers at Chase Center on Oct. 18, 2019 in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
SF Preps: St. Ignatius powers to fifth win, Lincoln shuts out Mission

SF Preps: St. Ignatius powers to fifth win, Lincoln shuts out Mission

Shutouts are the flavor of the week for San Francisco prep football

SF Preps: St. Ignatius powers to fifth win, Lincoln shuts out Mission