M. Thompson II
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Thompson: No worries, Warriors have this all under control

Should fans be worried about this not-quite-sharp, susceptible version of the Warriors? Marcus Thompson says no way. 
Tim Kawakami
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Kawakami: Curry, Warriors rise to the occasion

Coming off their first home loss, a stunner to the Boston Celtics, the reigning MVP and NBA's top team rout the Portland Trail Blazers. 
Mark Purdy
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Purdy: TNT broadcaster Craig Sager has always been a tough cat

Ebullient TNT broadcaster Craig Sager keeps doing the job he loves while battling leukemia. 
Bud Geracie
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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 
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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