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Gorcey: Forget about the Rockets, Golden State needs to focus on task at hand

Warriors, looking ahead to the Houston Rockets, overlooked the Los Angeles Clippers once again

Kolsky: Why not take pending free agent Kevin Durant at his word?

Presumption, pomp and circumstance: The future of Kevin Durant

USF Dons athletics are now part of Stadium, a bold, new sports network

By Jim Williams Special to S.F. Examiner The University of San Francisco…

  • Apr 21, 2019

Kolsky: Pride isn’t a sin for Warriors; it’s what they need

Golden State Warriors need to rediscover their sense of pride to get right against Clippers

Gorcey: Maybe this is what the Warriors needed

Golden State Warriors cough up biggest lead in playoff history, and are rightly embarrassed

Warriors cashing in on Chase Center as NBA playoffs begin

Golden State has 44,000 on waiting list for new arena as they host final postseason at Oracle

  • Apr 14, 2019

Kolsky: A’s need to capitalize on losing Giants

For A’s to win at the gate, they need to sieze on San Francisco’s on-field woes

On Sports Media: Paul Pierce and Jalen Rose talk Warriors-Clippers

Former NBA stars break down first-round playoff series for Golden State Warriors

  • Apr 12, 2019

Bernstein: For one last Warriors postseason, enjoy Oracle

Warriors’ time atop the NBA may be coming to an end, but fittingly, they have one more shot in Oracle

Kelli Johnson arrives as the new host of the Giants Pre- and Postgame shows on NBC Sports Bay Area

NBC Sports Bay Area adds new face to pre- and postgame broadcasts as the Giants open the 2019 season

  • Mar 31, 2019

On Sports Media: A’s add free streaming option, bring back robust crew of analysts

The A’s start the season with a new Flagship Radio station and an old friend on the TV

  • Mar 31, 2019

Kolsky: Action all over in Bay Area sports

Matt Kolsky gives his Bay Area sports roundup

Bernstein: A’s rough start in Japan could have long-lasting consequences

Oakland Athletics dropped two games in Japan, and lost two key contributors in the process

A-Rod, Mendoza preview Giants season, NL West

On Sports Media: Alex Rodriguez and Jessica Mendoza preview the NL West and San Francisco Giants

  • Mar 24, 2019

MLB’s rule changes are necessary for game’s survival

Kolsky: A moderately disrespectful primer on MLB’s new rule changes

Bernstein: Thank your lucky stars the 49ers didn’t acquire Antonio Brown

The San Francisco 49ers seemed to signal what they want the culture…

Bernstein: Gamble on Andrew Bogut could prove worthwhile for Warriors

The Golden State Warriors made a philosophical decision this week. It might…

Reading the tea leaves: What the 49ers’ combine commentary means for the offseason

The San Francisco 49ers have just under $70 million in cap space,…

Bernstein: Charlotte still has love for Stephen Curry

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte is not a city overrun by old-timers. It is…

Not so fast Philadelphia – Bryce Harper is still in play

Jim Williams Special to the S.F. Examiner When Phillies owner John S.…