Sports Columnists

Tale of Two Bay Area’s: A’s, Rays could be headed for a showdown

Networks want a piece of showdown between two small-market, big-success teams

  • Sep 15, 2019

Kolsky: Little wins can add up to a big payoff for 49ers

Playoffs?! There’s a straight line there from 49ers’ Week 1 win

On Sports Media: 49ers fans have bevy of options

NFL kicks off on Sunday on various over-the-air and on-demand platforms

  • Sep 8, 2019

On Sports Media: KFOG no more: KNBR adds an FM station

Longtime rock/alternative station KFOG will now be an FM simulcast of The Sports Leader

  • Sep 1, 2019

A Chase Center sneak peek: Amenities to die for

Sure, parking’s going to be tight, and dual-game-night traffic may be the stuff of nightmares, but hey, look at all this stuff!

On Sports Media: Talking history with Mark Ibanez, Joe Fonzi

When it comes to Bay Area sports the Fox 2 duo of Mark Ibanez and Joe Fonzi have seen it all.

  • Aug 25, 2019

Butcher Boy delivering the bacon to Washington High School

Bay Area radio personality and San Francisco native Joe Shasky goes to bat for prep sports

On Sports Media: Dave Flemming has the best of both worlds

Bay Area broadcaster Dave Flemming talks Giants, being a homer and his college football duties

  • Aug 18, 2019

On Sports Media: Fantasty football kicks off

Which local NFL stars should you pick up in your fantasy football draft and when?

  • Aug 11, 2019

On the 49ers, predictions and process

Prognosticating NFL football is hard. This is not presented as an excuse…

Pac-12 Network running remote broadcasts out of SF

Pac-12 Network is gearing up for fall in San Francisco nerve center

  • Aug 4, 2019

On Sports Media: Cable dispute endangers 49ers, Raiders broadcasts

Because of a tiff between CBS and AT&T, Bay Area may miss preseason, regular-season NFL games

  • Jul 28, 2019

Forty Niners provide alternative content from in-house studio

San Francisco 49ers expanding offerings for Over The Top and other media channels

  • Jul 21, 2019

Gorcey: Hope is not a strategy anymore for Giants

With hapless mets in town, Giants may pile up wins, but trade deadline approach shouldn’t change

Don’t let winning ways fool you; Giants need to sell

A modest proposal for a Giants team that needs to offload age for prospects

Here, Draymond Green and Pablo Sandoval just mean more

Warriors could deal Draymond, Giants could deal Sandoval, but neither should

On Sports Media: World Cup final drawing major interest

On biggest single day in United States soccer history, Bay Area is ready to party

  • Jul 7, 2019

Kolsky: Offseason machinations make Warriors more interesting

Golden State’s free agency drama has made the team intriguing, compelling, unpredictable

On Sports Media: Bay Area radio shuffle highlights busy week

Gary Radnich set to retire, Greg Papa and John Lund reunite on the AM band

  • Jun 30, 2019

Kolsky: Championships are fleeting, not a birthright

Bay Area fans seem to think that championships are their manifest destiny