• Kane leads Blackhawks past Wild 4-1 - 05/03/2015 09:45 PM PDT
  • Jones has 4 hits, Orioles beat Rays 4-2 - 05/03/2015 01:55 PM PDT
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    NHL: Lightning powers past Canadiens for 2-0 series lead

    Blackhawks go up 2-0 on Wild; Ducks dominate Flames again 
    Motor sports: Dale Earnhardt Jr. continues father's legacy at Talladega Superspeedway with win
    Earnhardt Jr. emotional as he wins race just days after his late father's birthday 

    Purdy: Rory McIlroy reiterates dominance with 10th PGA Tour victory
    McIlroy wins WGC-Cadillac Match Play tournament in San Francisco with clutch performance in semifinals 

    Sports digest: Inbee Park wins North Texas Shootout
    Two years after winning the LPGA Tour's inaugural North Texas Shootout, Inbee Park closed with a bogey-free 6-under 65 on Sunday to win it again, this time by three strokes over Cristie Kerr and Hee Young Park.
     

    NBA: Rested Wizards steal Game 1 from Hawks
    Bradley Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points and streaking Washington remained unbeaten in the postseason, knocking off top-seeded Atlanta 104-98 Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.  

    Local sports digest: Westbrook-Valiante team wins at Laguna Seca
    Santa Clara, Stanford and Cal baseball teams all rally in late innings for wins 

    Kawakami: It's adding up to Warriors championship
    If the Golden State Warriors continue to play at this level, an NBA championship will be theirs.
     

    Draymond Green's new challenge
    After dealing with New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis in the first round of the NBA playoffs, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green finds himself in the post defending against Memphis Grizzlies big men Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph.
     

    Warriors' Curry to be named NBA MVP
    Golden State star will be announced Monday as NBA MVP 

    Boxing: Pacquiao says injured shoulder hampered him in Mayweather fight
    Boxer denied medicine for injury before title bout; Pacquiao says he is considering surgery 

    Thompson: Warriors' depth overwhelms Grizzlies
    With the Golden State Warriors' deep supporting cast, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson don't always have to carry the load.
     

    Grizzlies' Tony Allen is target of Oracle fan fury
    Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen walks through a kids' dance routine during a timeout and becomes the target of boos from Warriors fans the rest of the day.
     

    Sonny Gray, on the wild side, pitches A's to victory
    Sonny Gray allows seven walks but stretches his scoreless-innings streak against Texas to 232/3, beating the Rangers 7-1 with the help of Stephen Vogt's two home runs 

    Giants' Tim Lincecum helped by two homers to start bottom of first
    Nori Aoki and Joe Panik homer to open the bottom of the first and Tim Lincecum pitches eight scoreless innings to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels 

    Warriors dominate Grizzlies to easily win Game 1
    Stephen Curry scored 22 points as the Warriors dominated Memphis in a 101-86 win in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals Sunday 

    Tiger Woods, Lindsay Vonn breaking up
    Golf star Tiger Woods and skiing sensation Lindsay Vonn both use social media to announce they are breaking up after a relationship that lasted nearly three years 

    Grizzlies' Mike Conley sitting out Game 1 against Golden State Warriors
    Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley, recovering from facial surgery, will miss Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Golden State Warriors 

    Rory McIlroy wins three matches Sunday for match-play title
    Rory McIlroy defeats Gary Woodland in the final after dispatching Paul Casey then rallying furiously past Jim Furyk in the WGC-Cadillac Match Play tournament at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. 

    A's send down Ryan Cook, bring up reliever Chad Smith
    Chad Smith, the closer for the A's Triple-A team in Nashville, was brought up to the major leagues Sunday as stuggling reliever Ryan Cook was sent back down 

    Live updates: Warriors vs. Grizzlies, Game 1, Sunday at 12:30 p.m.
    Stay on top of all the action as the Golden State Warriors face the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals.

     

    Customers experience problems ordering, watching Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
    Jim Lampley, main telecaster for Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao showdown, told viewers 'electronic overload' caused cable and satellite operators to ask for a delay, as scores of angry tweets directed at various providers complained of problems with both ordering and watching 

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. now 48-0 after outlasting Manny Pacquiao to win by unanimous decision
    Mayweather immobilizes Pacquiao, and in doing so drains the energy out of the MGM Grand Garden Arena like a $150 million colander. 

    Local sports digest: Cal men, women sweep Big Row
    In the 82nd annual Big Row between Cal and Stanford, the top-ranked Golden Bears men’s crew defeated the No. 12 Cardinal in all three races and the second-ranked Cal women captured the Lambert Cup, defeating No. 6 Stanford in four races.  

    Sports digest: Lucky bounce leads to birdie for North Texas Shootout co-leader
    Lexi Thompson finished a round of 3-under 68 with a birdie after a fortunate ricochet to share the third-round lead with Inbee Park in the LPGA Tour's North Texas Shootout in Irving on Saturday.
     

    Boxing: Mayweather beats Pacquiao by decision
    Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao by decision in mega-fight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas 

    Purdy: Rory McIlroy hangs on by the skin his teeth as WGC Match Play tournament sees yet another strange twist
    A semifinal against Jim Furyk would be great, but McIlroy has to get by Paul Casey first 

    NBA: Los Angeles Clippers oust defending champion San Antonio Spurs in first round of playoffs
    Chris Paul's bank shot over Tim Duncan with one second left gives Clippers a 111-109 win over the Spurs in a wild Game 7 

    Rangers 8, A's 7: Bullpen blows it again as slumping Shin-Soo Choo helps lead Texas
    Choo slams a three-run homer in the 7th and then opens a 7-all game with a double in the 10th, scoring on Roughned Odor's single 

    NFL: Long wait ends for Petty, Hundley
    Quarterbacks Bryce Petty and Brett Hundley found their way into the NFL on Day 3 of the draft, with Baylor's Petty going to the New York Jets and UCLA's Hundley heading to Green Bay. 

     
     
     
     
    (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
    The ultimate Cinco de Mayo party menu

    From killer margaritas and spicy tacos to Frida Kahlo eyebrows, here's how to throw the ultimate Cinco de Mayo party, with a little help from chefs Joanne Weir, of Sausalito's Copita, and Deborah Schneider, from San Diego's SOL Cocina.