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San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan at Levi’s Stadium against the Los Angeles Chargers on Aug. 29, 2019 in Santa Clara, California (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).

San Francisco 49ers trade for Emmanuel Sanders

John Lynch adds another downfield threat for Jimmy Garoppolo

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan at Levi’s Stadium against the Los Angeles Chargers on Aug. 29, 2019 in Santa Clara, California (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).
From left: Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and guards Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and D’Angelo Russell pose for a group photo during media day at Chase Center on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Report: Klay Thompson ‘unlikely’ to play this season, according to Kerr

Golden State guard may not play this season, Kerr says in preseason interview

From left: Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and guards Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and D’Angelo Russell pose for a group photo during media day at Chase Center on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Warriors forward Kevon Looney (5) scores 2 of his 14 points on this dunk over the 76ers during the second quarter of the game on Jan. 31, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kevon Looney scrimmages, Cauley-Stein and Burks make progress

Warriors get extended run in Sunday practice, including a scrimmage that featured Kevon Looney

Warriors forward Kevon Looney (5) scores 2 of his 14 points on this dunk over the 76ers during the second quarter of the game on Jan. 31, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
Lincoln running back Ahleir Barnett (5) stiff-arms Mission’s Rasheed Loveless (10) en route to a third-quarter touchdown in a 16-0 win for the Mustangs at Lincoln High School in San Francisco on Oct. 19, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps: Lincoln stifles Mission in title game rematch

Mustangs hold Bears to under 100 yards of offense in physical grind

Lincoln running back Ahleir Barnett (5) stiff-arms Mission’s Rasheed Loveless (10) en route to a third-quarter touchdown in a 16-0 win for the Mustangs at Lincoln High School in San Francisco on Oct. 19, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30) drives to the basket past against Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 5, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors beat Lakers to finish preseason slate

Fifth verse, same as the first: Warriors’ preseason finale shows persistent flaws

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30) drives to the basket past against Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 5, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) misses a wide-open dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Marquese Chriss will play opening night for Golden State

After being on the fringes of the league, Marquese Chriss may be the Warriors’ opening-night center

Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) misses a wide-open dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) in the lane against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Warriors to waive Alfonzo McKinnie to make room for Marquese Chriss

Golden State to waive feel-good story of last season for 22-year-old former No. 8 overall pick

Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) in the lane against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Bryce Monroe (1) of Archbishop Riordan drives against St. Francis’s Matt Larson on Jan. 2, 2019, in a game at Riordan in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps: Bryce Monroe commits to Sam Houston State

Archbishop Riordan point guard will play college basketball in Texas

Bryce Monroe (1) of Archbishop Riordan drives against St. Francis’s Matt Larson on Jan. 2, 2019, in a game at Riordan in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) misses a wide-open dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Draymond Green calls out Phoenix Suns for treatment of Chriss

Golden State forward Draymond Green cites franchises, not players, as reasons for busts

Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) misses a wide-open dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Jordan Poole (3) drives to the baskets past Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso (4) during the 1st quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Without Curry, Warriors face reality of new era in loss to Lakers

With Stephen Curry resting, Golden State drops its second straight preseason game in Los Angeles

Golden State Warriors guard Jordan Poole (3) drives to the baskets past Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso (4) during the 1st quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Sacred Heart Cathedral pitcher Owen Stevenson pitches in the eighth inning of a continued playoff game against Aragon at Half Moon Bay High School in Half Moon Bay, Calif. on May 17, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

College Roundup: USF snags commit from SHC’s Owen Stevenson

San Francisco Dons have busy week of commits, CCSF set for Friday Night Lights against Laney

Sacred Heart Cathedral pitcher Owen Stevenson pitches in the eighth inning of a continued playoff game against Aragon at Half Moon Bay High School in Half Moon Bay, Calif. on May 17, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
St. Ignatius Wildcats quarterback Teddye Buchanan (10) runs the ball against the Gonzaga Prep Bullpups in the first quarter at JB Murphy Field on Sept. 14, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

St. Ignatius QB Teddye Buchanan commits to UC Davis

Two-way Wildcats star will play college football for Aggies

St. Ignatius Wildcats quarterback Teddye Buchanan (10) runs the ball against the Gonzaga Prep Bullpups in the first quarter at JB Murphy Field on Sept. 14, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Lowell quarterback Reese Miller throws a pass during the Cardinals’ game against Mission on Oct. 4, 2019 at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps Roundup: Lowell makes history with win over Washington

Cardinals go over .500, St. Ignatius banishes losing streak and Mission keeps rolling

Lowell quarterback Reese Miller throws a pass during the Cardinals’ game against Mission on Oct. 4, 2019 at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) in the lane against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Marquese Chriss continues to make case for roster spot

Alfonzo McKinnie scores 11 as he fights for what could be Golden State’s final roster spot

Golden State Warriors forward Marquese Chriss (32) in the lane against the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2nd quarter at Staples Center on October 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers in action against Spencer Dinwiddie #8 of the Brooklyn Nets during a preseason game as part of 2019 NBA Global Games China at Mercedes-Benz Arena on Oct. 10, 2019 in Shanghai, China. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images/TNS)

LeBron James criticizes Daryl Morey for China tweet

Lakers star LeBron James says Houston Rockets GM wasn’t educated enough on China

LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers in action against Spencer Dinwiddie #8 of the Brooklyn Nets during a preseason game as part of 2019 NBA Global Games China at Mercedes-Benz Arena on Oct. 10, 2019 in Shanghai, China. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images/TNS)
Jenna Satovsky (left) and Elizabeth Holcombe run the girls’ varsity XL race at Asics Clovis Invitational on Oct. 12, 2019 at Woodward Park in Fresno, Calif. (Courtesy / Michelle Parker)

SF Preps: Lowell cross country trio make history in Fresno

Zackery Parker, Jenna Satovsky and Elizabeth Holcombe set school records at Asics Invitational

Jenna Satovsky (left) and Elizabeth Holcombe run the girls’ varsity XL race at Asics Clovis Invitational on Oct. 12, 2019 at Woodward Park in Fresno, Calif. (Courtesy / Michelle Parker)
University of San Francisco wing Jordan Ratinho (25) guards a Sonoma State player during the first half of the Dons’ 88-54 win on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

USF Dons men’s basketball gets five nationally-televised games

Three more national games announced for Dons and first-year head coach Todd Golden

University of San Francisco wing Jordan Ratinho (25) guards a Sonoma State player during the first half of the Dons’ 88-54 win on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt (24) knocks down Los Angeles Rams tight end Gerald Everett (81) short of the first down in the third quarter at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on October 13, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers shut down Rams in decisive win

Robert Saleh’s defense doesn’t allow a score after the first drive, holds Jared Goff in check

San Francisco 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt (24) knocks down Los Angeles Rams tight end Gerald Everett (81) short of the first down in the third quarter at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on October 13, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) before playing the Cleveland Browns at Levi’s Stadium on Oct. 7, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

George Kittle active for 49ers against Rams

San Francisco opens divisional play with one of its most crucial offensive weapons

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) before playing the Cleveland Browns at Levi’s Stadium on Oct. 7, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Mission linebacker Emare Sumpter (9) tackles a Galileo ball carrier in the second quarter of a game at Kezar Stadium on Oct. 11, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps: Mission rolls despite losing starting QB

Matt Cohn takes over on first series and directs Mission rout of Galileo

Mission linebacker Emare Sumpter (9) tackles a Galileo ball carrier in the second quarter of a game at Kezar Stadium on Oct. 11, 2019. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)