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Thompson: Thunder play up to their name, so the Warriors' win comes a relief
Oklahoma City has superstar Kevin Durant, so it gives even the Warriors fits
Thompson: Warriors' Curry, Panthers' Newton are kindred spirits
It almost feels as if fate brought Stephen Curry and Cam Newton to this weekend. Their friendship has been forged through a host of similarities, two underdogs driven to make the world remember them. They have so many similarities that their connection was natural.
Kawakami: Hall of Fame night for Super Bowl City: DeBartolo and Stabler
Holding home-field advantage, former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo and late Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler win election to Pro Football Hall of Fame.
(Charlie Riedel / AP)
Purdy: Raiders' future clearly not a priority for Goodell
The Raiders' future in Oakland hangs in the balance. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell cares a whole lot more about a whole lot of other things.
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
( T. Charles Erickson )
Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
( Dan Honda )
Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl week
Super Bowl 50: When celebrities overrun the Bay Area for a week.