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Sharks' Marleau passes Gretzky among overtime playoff goal scorers
San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau has four career overtime playoff goals, which is one more than Wayne Gretzky.
Kawakami: Andre Iguodala needs to step into the spotlight
Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala needs to take on a more aggressive role in Game 3 against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Warriors fans can crank up the volume
With the Golden State Warriors-Los Angeles Clippers series moving to Oracle Arena for Games 3 and 4, the noise level will be earsplitting.
Oakland Athletics-Houston Astros pitching matchups
A's AT HOUSTONThursday: A's Scott Kazmir (2-0, 1.65) vs. Astros' Brett Oberholtzer (0-3, 3.04), 5:10 p.
Cal football gets first two oral commitments for 2015
Wide receiver Austin Aaron of Napa High became the first member of the 2015 graduating class to commit to Cal. Then safety Malik Psalms of Chino Hills also gave the Bears a weekend oral commitment.
Purdy: Sharks proving columnist wrong
The prediction here for the first Stanley Cup playoff round was that the Los Angeles Kings would defeat the San Jose Sharks in six games. But the Sharks now hold a three-games-to-none lead. Here's why the Sharks are proving me wrong.
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Hector Sanchez's grand slam in 11th inning lifts San Francisco Giants over Colorado Rockies
Backup catcher Hector Sanchez delivers grand slam in 11th inning for the Giants' win to end road trip.
San Francisco 49ers 2014 schedule
PreseasonThurs., Aug. 7 at Baltimore Ravens 4:30 p.m. KPIXSun., Aug. 17 Denver Broncos 1 p.m. KPIXSun.
Watch Yankees pitcher get caught using pine tar
Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat New York 5-1 on Wednesday night.
Congress is using Twitter, but which party is most active?
Your representative in the House is almost certainly on Twitter. Your senator definitely is. But how are they using the social network? Full Story
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Teens: How to thrive despite ADHD
Many teenagers diagnosed with ADHD take medication yet still feel isolated and left to their own devices to figure out how to survive and thrive, particularly in high school, with its added academic and social rigors. We speak to teens, experts, and parents about the resources available, including a new book by a UCSF psychology professor and a free guide by an Alameda teenager with ADHD.
Lupita Nyong'o is People magazine's Most Beautiful person
The “12 Years a Slave” actress calls the designation a “major, major compliment.”