Grading the 49ers' loss to Chargers
How the 49ers graded out in their 38-35 overtime loss to the San Diego Chargers
De La Salle beats Centennial in record-setting state bowl game
In state Open Division title game, De La Salle wins 63-42 in record for combined points in a CIF bowl game
Sharks beat Blues in overtime
Brent Burns' power-play goal sends Sharks past St. Louis Blues in overtime
Purdy: A great show comes crashing down in the end
49ers loss' to the Chargers ends in excruciating fashion
49ers rookie Bruce Ellington opens eyes with two TDs
San Francisco finally gets production from fourth-rounder out of South Carolina with big game against the San Diego Chargers
High school boys soccer: De La Salle edged by Cathedral-Los Angeles
De La Salle soccer comes up short against Los Angeles power Cathedral in matchup of state-ranked teams
High school basketball: Mitty beats El Cerrito in overtime
In a matchup between two of the state's top boys basketball teams, Archbishop Mitty overcame a buzzer-beating 3-pointer that sent the game to overtime and outlasted El Cerrito 70-61 on Saturday night at Chabot College.
Kawakami: Gore's heroics can't save 49ers
Frank Gore turned back the clock in what likely was one of his final appearances with San Francisco but in the end the overtime loss to the San Diego Chargers had fans wondering why the 49ers lost touch with Gore most of the season
Girls soccer: Monte Vista beats O'Dowd for Tri-Valley Classic Invitational championship
Early goal by Mallory Hromatko gives Monte Vista girls soccer 1-0 win over Bishop O'Dowd at Tri-Valley Classic
49ers blow 21-point lead in OT loss to Chargers
Long TD runs by Frank Gore and Colin Kaepernick help San Francisco build a 21-point halftime lead after being eliminated from NFL playoff picture a week earlier, then Philip Rivers rallies San Diego late in the fourth quarter and the extra period.
Sports digest: Utah beats Colorado State in Las Vegas Bowl
Muhammad Ali is hospitalized with mild case of pneumonia
Stanford women's basketball loses to Tennessee
With 59-40 loss to Tennessee Lady Vols, Tara VanDerveer and Stanford Cardinal have first losing streak in four years.
College basketball: Stanford loses to BYU
Chasson Randle missed two 3-point shots in the final six seconds that could have won it for the Cardinal.
High school basketball: Half Moon Bay rallies to beat Menlo School
Half Moon Bay's defense clamped down in the second half to help the Cougars come back to defeat Menlo School 50-44 in a battle of unbeatens Saturday at Menlo.
Muhammad Ali hospitalized
Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night.
High school boys soccer: Dublin earns draw with Serra
Dublin boys soccer team battles to 1-1 draw with Serra at De La Salle Showcase
49ers safety Antoine Bethea gets first career touchdown
It took nine seasons, but safety Antoine Bethea scored his first career touchdown, doing so on a 49-yard interception return to boost the 49ers' lead to 21-0 Saturday against the San Diego Chargers.
Clayton Valley Charter suffers narrow state bowl loss
Redlands East Valley beats Clayton Valley Charter 34-33 in CIF Division II state bowl championship game
High school boys soccer: Campolindo falls to Menlo-Atherton
The Campolindo High boys soccer team lost 18 players from last year's team that won 16 games and fell a game short of the North Coast Section Division II championship game, yet still won five of their first eight matches this season.
Warriors expect David Lee back Monday against Sacramento
Golden State's injured big man practiced for the first time since Nov. 5 and was cleared to play against the Sacramento Kings
Santa Clara Broncos fall in Cable Car Classic
Northeastern Huskies defeat Santa Clara Broncos 78-72
Campolindo wins state football championship with amazing comeback
Campolindo Cougars win CIF Division III state bowl championship, rallying to beat El Capitan
High school boys soccer: The King's Academy tops Wilcox, wins bronze division at Homestead Christmas Cup
After falling a goal behind early against Wilcox, TKA roared back with three goals before the halftime whistle and then held on for a 3-2 victory.
Giants' McGehee thrilled to be back home
New San Francisco Giants third baseman Casey McGehee, a Soquel native, says he won't try to fill Pablo Sandoval's shoes.
McLellan to Sharks: Don't back off against St. Louis Blues
Both teams have strong power plays, but Sharks coach says have to play a hard game to beat rival
Oakland Raiders have something at stake
Only one NFL team has a longer streak of postseason futilty than the Oakland Raiders, and here come the Buffalo Bills with a chance to make playoffs.
Former first-round draft pick for Los Angeles Angels killed in argument over candy
A former first-round draft pick of the Los Angeles Angels, Ryan Bolden, was killed in an argument that started over candy.
Deadline missed on Raiders stadium in Oakland
New City Development led by Floyd Kephart still in good graces of city officials; Berkeley inspires soda tax for Montreal.
San Jose Earthquakes' first game at Avaya Stadium will be March 22 vs. the Chicago Fire
Earthquakes will play Frank Yallop's Chicago Fire on March 22 in the home opener.
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Josh Groban's 'I'll be Home for Christmas' named top holiday song of all time
Josh Groban triumphs over Nat King Cole in the finals of our Christmas carols competition.
Commentary: Sony's fear and 'The Interview' decision set terrible precedent
Seth Rogen and James Franco film unlikely to remain in a vault after costing $44 million.