Sports Columnists

Is Garoppolo tipping his reads? Plus, Kittle and Staley out

Heading into a Sunday match-up with Arizona, 49ers deal with tipping reads and two personnel losses

On Sports Media: HeadStrong is a must-see sports documentary

Mental health documentary debuts Friday night on NBC Sports Bay Area

  • Nov 8, 2019

On Sports Media: Chris Russo talks Bochy managing, 49ers

Chris Russo made waves during an interview with Bruce Bochy where he said he’d like to manage again

  • Nov 3, 2019

Warriors to start three rookies against Charlotte

Golden State sitting D’Angelo Russell and Draymond Green due to injury

Kolsky: The Warriors are fine

While mediocrity is a culture shock for some veterans and fans, this group is just fine

On Sports Media: Niners becoming ratings hit

San Francisco 49ers could see multiple games flexed into primetime if winning continues

  • Oct 27, 2019

On Sports Media: Warriors opening night is a national affair

TNT’s Reggie Miller talks about this season’s Golden State team and their new home

  • Oct 20, 2019

Kolsky: 49ers undefeated start is for real

The picture-perfect offseason machinations have produced a team whose 5-0 start is unassailable

On Sports Media: Who’s predicting the next Giants manager?

National media handicaps who will be the next San Francisco Giants skipper

  • Oct 13, 2019

Kolsky: Giants back are in the business of selling hope

After a better-than-expected start to rebuild, San Francisco has a path forward

For Vasgersian the A’s wild card game is a homecoming

Bay Area native Matt Vasgersian will be on the call for an AL wild card game involving the A’s

  • Sep 29, 2019

Giants aren’t going to the playoffs, but Bruce Bochy might

On Sports Media: Networks hoping retiring Bruce Bochy will lend voice to MLB playoffs

  • Sep 22, 2019

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