Sports Columnists

On Sports Media: Why isn’t 49ers-Ravens in a better time slot?

Niners and Ravens are darlings of the NFL, but not enough to flex them to a late afternoon game

  • Dec 1, 2019

On Sports Media: Ravech chimes in on Kapler, Giants future

ESPN’s Karl Ravech gives his take on hire of Gabe Kapler as Giants manager and the Winter Meetings

  • Nov 24, 2019

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