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Who stands a chance at taking down the Warriors?

Three of the four Golden State Warriors All-Stars will be back by…

Injuries, the truth serum of sports

Injuries are the worst part of sports. It’s not much of a…

Don’t despair, Bay Area fans

Last Thursday when I submitted my column, news started to leak that…

Samardzija injury puts pressure on Cueto to step up for Giants

The San Francisco Giants’ focus this offseason centered around revamping their offense,…

Richard Sherman is not representing a fool

There’s an old adage in the legal profession, occasionally attributed to Abraham…

Cook makes convincing case to stay with Warriors into postseason

The members of the Golden State Warriors medical staff have certainly earned…

Richard Sherman, the new voice of the 49ers

SANTA CLARA — He knows the inherent risks of his deal. He…

Raiders continue to shake up roster, send Cordarrelle Patterson to New England

Cordarrelle Patterson is one of the best returners in the NFL and…

Warriors, locked into two-seed, score 75 points against Spurs

Monday marked the third-straight regular season the Golden State Warriors played their…

Raiders clear house, replace Michael Crabtree with Jordy Nelson

NFL free agency officially started Wednesday at 1:00 p.m., with most of…

There’s been no shortage of madness this March

Get your Boss Buttons ready, day-jobbers … It’s that thrilling time of…

Saint Mary’s can only blame itself for tourney snub

Saint Mary’s is stuck in the NIT with a 28-5 record. And…

Palmer’s Picks: March Madness is here for now — make sure you’re entertained for later, too

For some, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. The bracket…

NBA should kill the NCAA, fix basketball

The NCAA is in the news for the same two reasons the…

Aldon Smith’s fall makes for profoundly sad tale

On April 28, 2011, the San Francisco 49ers used their seventh overall…

Is Houston actually a problem for Golden State?

As the Warriors completed their last East Coast road trip of the…

Golden State fans should be thankful for the Rockets

Spring is my favorite season for many reasons. For one, the new…

Evander Kane provides Sharks with much-needed bite

Quick hits with Kolsky As I watched the beginning of Tuesday night’s…

Steve Kerr jokes about President Trump getting confused in gun control debate

WASHINGTON — The Golden State Warriors were very careful to not address…

Whatever funk the Warriors were in, they’re out of it now

WASHINGTON — It wasn't a perfect game for the Golden State Warriors. But…