Anthony Davis

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr, seen here in December,  insists he isn’t worried about Draymond Green’s slew of injuries this season. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Golden State Warriors: Steve Kerr compares Death Lineup to Bulls

OAKLAND -- The Golden State Warriors held optional practice on Monday, and…

 

Steph Curry wasn’t surprised to hear members of the Houston Rockets claim they’ll be able to topple the Warriors in the playoffs. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Is Houston actually a problem for Golden State?

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

 

DeMarcus Cousins has a new home. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Kevin Durant says Pelicans’ Cousins-Davis pairing could be ‘legendary’

OAKLAND — Asked about the DeMarcus Cousins trade to the New Orleans Pelicans,…

DeMarcus Cousins has a new home. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
Golden State Warriors General Manager Bob Myers hands out All Star jerseys before the NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings at Oracle Arena on Wednesday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

KD and Russ ‘break the ice’ at All-Star game

Midway through the first quarter of the All-Star game on Sunday night,…

Golden State Warriors General Manager Bob Myers hands out All Star jerseys before the NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings at Oracle Arena on Wednesday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Steve Kerr and Alvin Gentry aren't worried about Klay Thompson in the long run. Overcoming the Pelicans' injuries on the other hand is a different story. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors, Pelicans not fretting over small-sample anomalies

OAKLAND — A pair of unsustainable trends have emerged for the Golden…

Steve Kerr and Alvin Gentry aren't worried about Klay Thompson in the long run. Overcoming the Pelicans' injuries on the other hand is a different story. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors guard Patrick McCaw, seen here on October 21, sprained his ankle in New Orleans on Friday and will be evaluated when the team returns to the Bay Area. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors finish one cupcake, prepare for another

Dubs will be without McCaw for rest of road trip The Golden…

Golden State Warriors guard Patrick McCaw, seen here on October 21, sprained his ankle in New Orleans on Friday and will be evaluated when the team returns to the Bay Area. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Draymond Green has a history of bothering Anthony Davis, the only real threat to the Golden State Warriors starting 0-2. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors embark on road trip prime for tinkering

The superteam Golden State Warriors should pick up their first win of…

Draymond Green has a history of bothering Anthony Davis, the only real threat to the Golden State Warriors starting 0-2. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Colin Kaepernick isn’t ready health-wise to be the 49ers starting quarterback, according to coach Chip Kelly. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Kelly: Kaepernick is the backup due to health issues

Through three games, Blaine Gabbert has appeared as he has for most…

Colin Kaepernick isn’t ready health-wise to be the 49ers starting quarterback, according to coach Chip Kelly. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Despite taking a year off, Anthony Davis has impressed at training camp by being in great shape. (Courtesy Anthony Davis via Twitter)

Anthony Davis dusts off cobwebs, catches coach’s eye

San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis has taken his act back…

Despite taking a year off, Anthony Davis has impressed at training camp by being in great shape. (Courtesy Anthony Davis via Twitter)
Klay Thompson looks to pass the ball during a U.S. men’s basketball team intrasquad game Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Las Vegas. (David Becker/2015 AP

Klay Thompson, Draymond Green no lock for Olympics

In another Olympic sport, the U.S. might be dreaming of a gold-silver-bronze…

Klay Thompson looks to pass the ball during a U.S. men’s basketball team intrasquad game Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Las Vegas. (David Becker/2015 AP
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers in Santa Clara on Thursday. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

After year of change, 49ers move on under Tomsula

SANTA CLARA — Jim Tomsula has been tested so many times already…

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers in Santa Clara on Thursday. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Stephen Curry accepts the award for Best Male Athlete at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening. (Chris Pizzello/Invision via AP)

Best Male Athlete: More Curry-ency

So this is euphoria, Steph Curry must have thought Wednesday night, in…

Stephen Curry accepts the award for Best Male Athlete at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening. (Chris Pizzello/Invision via AP)
QB Colin Kaepernick, left, drops back to pass alongside Blaine Gabbert at 49ers mini-camp last month. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Trade Kaepernick? He might be only reason to watch

For months, a rumor has circulated that the 49ers were shopping Colin…

QB Colin Kaepernick, left, drops back to pass alongside Blaine Gabbert at 49ers mini-camp last month. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
With a young core, starting with MVP Stephen Curry, the Warriors could be at the beginning of a dynasty with the 2015 NBA title.  (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Dub dynasty? Pieces are in place

The only one still recalling the goofy, pitiable past is Bob Myers,…

With a young core, starting with MVP Stephen Curry, the Warriors could be at the beginning of a dynasty with the 2015 NBA title.  (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
The Golden State Warriors celebrate after winning the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday night. (AP/Paul Sancya)

Warriors’ joyride might just be the beginning

One of their best players fouled out with a meager five points…

The Golden State Warriors celebrate after winning the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday night. (AP/Paul Sancya)
Tony Avelar/AP PhotoSan Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis (76) against the Green Bay Packers during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in San Francisco

Davis retires, Millers returns

The 49ers welcomed fullback Bruce Miller back into the fold on Friday,…

Tony Avelar/AP PhotoSan Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis (76) against the Green Bay Packers during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in San Francisco
Gerald Herbert/AP File PhotoThe Pelicans' Anthony Davis is one of the best

No fluke: Davis destined to be all-time great

There are certain shots that tend to define iconic careers in the…

Gerald Herbert/AP File PhotoThe Pelicans' Anthony Davis is one of the best
Gerald Herbert/AP File PhotoPelicans forward Anthony Davis

Balls: Mouthy Warriors can only hope scrimmages are in their future

So maybe the Warriors won’t win the Lady Byng Award this season,…

Gerald Herbert/AP File PhotoPelicans forward Anthony Davis
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoThe Pelicans’ Anthony Davis scored 35 in Game 1 against the Warriors on Saturday.

49ers tackle Anthony Davis progressing from concussion

Niners right tackle Anthony Davis was able to drive home following a…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoThe Pelicans’ Anthony Davis scored 35 in Game 1 against the Warriors on Saturday.