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What if? Warriors beat Bulls in epic series

Now that Stephen Curry and the Warriors are off to the best…

Weekend brings post-punk sound back to town

Bottom of the Hill, a club replete with cheap beer, loud music…

Federer, Murray in Wimbledon showdown; Djokovic gets Gasquet

LONDON — Roger Federer and Andy Murray ran into each other Wednesday…

Rory McIlroy pulls out of British Open

The photo Rory McIlroy posted to Instagram on Wednesday shows his feet…

Ex-Giants player Darryl Hamilton slain in murder-suicide

Darryl Hamilton, a standout center fielder and a member of the New…

Tomsula a hit in 49ers’ locker room

Jim Tomsula is pinned against the wall. Standing in the hallway just…

Hahn tosses four-hitter, shuts down Detroit in Oakland win

Jesse Hahn pitched a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and…

49ers DL Justin Smith retires after 14 seasons

Another 49ers legend departed Monday, when Justin Smith announced his retirement after…

Lawsuit accuses 49ers' Brooks of groping unconscious woman

A woman is accusing San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks of groping…

Pelicans coach says Warriors arena noise might be too loud

SAN FRANCISCO — Oracle Arena, the rollicking home of the Golden State…

Farrell: Let's strike tobacco from sports

Opening Day of the baseball season brings the sounds of line drives…

Pick up a new sport every six months to keep you fresh

Of all my patients, regardless of age, those who are happiest seem…

Crisp, Milone send A's to 10-2 win over Brewers

Coco Crisp had a leadoff homer among his four hits and Tommy…

Ex-Cal star Jason Kidd retires after 19 NBA seasons

Jason Kidd became one of the best by making others better. He…

First published in the S.F. Examiner, ‘Casey at the Bat’ turns 125

The mighty Casey is still striking out 125 years after he went…

Heat off to Finals, beat Pacers 99-76 in Game 7

Their season, their legacy, their reign atop the NBA was all at…

Melky Cabrera set to make return to AT&T Park

Melky Cabrera figures to receive a decidedly mixed reaction Tuesday when the…

Pac-12 to limit contact in football practice

In an effort to cut down on concussions, head trauma and other…

Raiders punter turns down Obama offer

Raiders punter Chris Kluwe said “thanks, but no thanks” to the president…

Raiders’ Flynn battles quietly for QB role, respect

The Raiders brought in Matt Flynn in part because of his leadership…