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Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30) drives to the basket past against Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 5, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

NBA Superstar Stephen Curry interviews Anthony Fauci about COVID-19

Curry, himself was tested for the coronavirus.

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30) drives to the basket past against Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the second quarter of Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 5, 2019 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
St. Ignatius players and fans had all sorts of reasons to celebrate throughout what was a remarkable football season. (Paul Ghiglieri/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Looking back at a banner year for St. Ignatius football

With the sports world on hold, fans are trying to stay sane by reaching into the memory banks to relive great moments.

St. Ignatius players and fans had all sorts of reasons to celebrate throughout what was a remarkable football season. (Paul Ghiglieri/Special to S.F. Examiner)
(Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

MLB suspends spring training; regular season delayed by at least two weeks

Add Major League Baseball to the list of sports leagues, professional and…

(Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
The NBA is suspending its season immediately

The NBA is suspending its season immediately

Move comes after a player tests positive for the coronavirus

The NBA is suspending its season immediately
Riordan guard Bryce Monroe, seen here during the second half of a 76-62 win over Vanden, had his quest for a state championship cut short after the school was forced to close its doors when a student tested positive for the coronavirus. (Jeff Fung/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Coronavirus fears bring heartbreaking season ends to at least three SF high school teams

Sudden cancellations curtail chances for championships

Riordan guard Bryce Monroe, seen here during the second half of a 76-62 win over Vanden, had his quest for a state championship cut short after the school was forced to close its doors when a student tested positive for the coronavirus. (Jeff Fung/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Empty seats scattered throughout the arena at Chase Center on Tuesday night at the Warriors game tip-off with the Los Angeles Clippers. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Warriors, Giants and other San Francisco Bay area sports face unprecedented pandemic times

Typically, the ball would have been tossed back into the game without a second thought, but this time, officials responded with screams

Empty seats scattered throughout the arena at Chase Center on Tuesday night at the Warriors game tip-off with the Los Angeles Clippers. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Mychal Mulder (15) attempt a 3-point basket over Washington Wizards forward Davis Bertans (42) in the 1st quarter at Chase Center on March 1, 2020 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Warriors ink Mulder to multi-year contract

Former G-Leaguer Mychal Mulder has been signed to a multi-year deal by the Golden State Warriors.

  • Mar 10, 2020
Golden State Warriors guard Mychal Mulder (15) attempt a 3-point basket over Washington Wizards forward Davis Bertans (42) in the 1st quarter at Chase Center on March 1, 2020 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
The Golden State Warriors are scheduled to play at Chase Center in San Francisco Tuesday night. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Warriors to keep playing in SF despite advice to cancel large events

Cases of COVID-19 increase to 14 in SF

The Golden State Warriors are scheduled to play at Chase Center in San Francisco Tuesday night. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Curry returns as the Warriors face the Raptors

Stephen Curry returns as the Warriors face the Raptors

Photos: Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry makes his long-awaited return to the…

  • Mar 5, 2020
Stephen Curry returns as the Warriors face the Raptors
Prep roundup: SI boys hoops wins section title, receiver Danny Ryan chooses USC

Prep roundup: SI boys hoops wins section title, receiver Danny Ryan chooses USC

The St. Ignatius boys basketball team settled its season series with rival Sacred Heart Cathedral

Prep roundup: SI boys hoops wins section title, receiver Danny Ryan chooses USC
Golden State Warriors guard Mychal Mulder (15) drives through the lane to attempt a layup while drawing a foul in the third quarter against the Washington Wizards at Chase Center on Sunday. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Wizards beat Curry-less Warriors behind Beal, Bertans

As Bradley Beal faded to the right, knocking down his fourth three-pointer of the first quarter…

  • Mar 1, 2020
Golden State Warriors guard Mychal Mulder (15) drives through the lane to attempt a layup while drawing a foul in the third quarter against the Washington Wizards at Chase Center on Sunday. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)
After 30 years of working with the school, including 27 as athletic director, Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory’s Jo Ann Momono will be retiring at the end of the school year. (Mark Pardini/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Sacred Heart Cathedral’s athletic director retiring after three decades

Jo Ann Momono made history as the first female athletic director in the West Catholic Athletic League

After 30 years of working with the school, including 27 as athletic director, Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory’s Jo Ann Momono will be retiring at the end of the school year. (Mark Pardini/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Ky Bowman (12) drives through the lane over a defending New Orleans Pelicans guard Lonzo Ball (2) in the 2nd quarter at Chase Center in San Francisco, California on February 23, 2019. Photography by Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner

Photos: Warriors lose to Pelicans after blowing lead in second half

The down-and-out Golden State Warriors couldn’t hold on to a 10-point half…

  • Feb 24, 2020
Golden State Warriors guard Ky Bowman (12) drives through the lane over a defending New Orleans Pelicans guard Lonzo Ball (2) in the 2nd quarter at Chase Center in San Francisco, California on February 23, 2019. Photography by Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner
Alyssa Nakken is the first female coach on a major league staff in baseball history. (Courtesy San Francisco Giants)

Making inclusive coaching decisions in major league baseball

Last month, the Giants announced another change – they hired Alyssa Nakken as an assistant coach.

Alyssa Nakken is the first female coach on a major league staff in baseball history. (Courtesy San Francisco Giants)
Luke Moore, who scored 10 points on Saturday in Stuart Hall’s BCL West Tournament Championship win, protects the ball from Urban’s Jaydon Aquino (22).                                Michael Hong/Special to S.F. Examiner

San Francisco Prep roundup: Stuart Hall wins BCL West Tournament

It wasn’t the way anyone drew it up, but the Stuart Hall…

Luke Moore, who scored 10 points on Saturday in Stuart Hall’s BCL West Tournament Championship win, protects the ball from Urban’s Jaydon Aquino (22).                                Michael Hong/Special to S.F. Examiner
Trump issues pardon to Eddie DeBartolo Jr.

Trump issues pardon to Eddie DeBartolo Jr.

President Donald Trump on Tuesday granted Eddie DeBartolo Jr., the long-time owner…

Trump issues pardon to Eddie DeBartolo Jr.
Rishi Raghavan (42) and Cal Ladine (40) combined for 57 points in Lowell’s 74-53 win over Mission on Monday. (Ethan Kassel/Special to S. F. Examiner)

Prep roundup: Ladine scores 39, Riordan falls into tie for first

For one night, Lowell finally flipped the script, getting 39 points from Cal Ladine in a 74-53 win

Rishi Raghavan (42) and Cal Ladine (40) combined for 57 points in Lowell’s 74-53 win over Mission on Monday. (Ethan Kassel/Special to S. F. Examiner)
KNBR’s Brian Murphy announced the 2020 inductees of the Bay Area Hall of Fame in Union Square on Tuesday. (Amanda Peterson/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bochy, Henderson, Coughlin inducted into Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

A star-studded 2020 Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) class featuring…

KNBR’s Brian Murphy announced the 2020 inductees of the Bay Area Hall of Fame in Union Square on Tuesday. (Amanda Peterson/Special to S.F. Examiner)
University is No. 1 again as the BCL West champions.

Prep roundup: University atop BCL West, SI loses in controversial finish

The University Red Devils continued their mastery of the Bay Counties League West Division on Tuesday night

University is No. 1 again as the BCL West champions.
The 49ers, including Joe Staley (74) , watch on the sideline as time runs out in regulation as Kansas City Chiefs lead 31-20 in Super Bowl LIV. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)

The 49ers storybook ending was lost in the last six minutes of the Super Bowl

In two Super Bowl starts, the 49ers offensive tackle now has two losses. But to him this one feels different.

The 49ers, including Joe Staley (74) , watch on the sideline as time runs out in regulation as Kansas City Chiefs lead 31-20 in Super Bowl LIV. (Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner)