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Kawakami: Warriors feel burden of being No. 1
The Golden State Warriors feel the burden that comes with being the top seed in the NBA playoffs in their close Game 1 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
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Purdy: Warriors could win it all, but truth is it's not likely
If the Warriors reach the Western Conference finals and lose, it would be unfortunate but bearable.
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Thompson: Warriors' Stephen Curry is more than a 3-point shooter
Stephen Curry is more than a 3-point shooter, and so are his Golden State Warriors.
It was Ventura s smile after HBP that set A s off Saturday
Craig Gentry and Josh Reddick were the two A s players most visibly agitated by seeing the Royals Yordano Ventura hit Oakland third baseman Brett Lawrie with a pitch in the fourth inning Saturday.
Pelicans' Tyreke Evans questionable for Game 2 against Warriors
New Orleans Pelicans point guard Tyreke Evans is 'day to day' for Game 2 against the Warriors after an MRI exams shows a deep bruise in his left knee
NFL pushing Oakland for progress on Raiders stadium
Still unconvinced about a multibillion dollar plan to keep the Raiders in Oakland, the NFL's stadium czar was in the East Bay Wednesday huddling with Oakland Raiders executives and local officials.
Cal gets jump on season at Spring Football Experience
The two-hour Cal Spring Football Experience at Memorial Stadium is attended by about 1,000 fans and included just 52 snaps in full 11-on-11 tackle mode.
Tempers flare as A's beat Royals 5-0
Benches empty after Oakland A's third baseman Brett Lawrie is hit by a pitch from Kansas City Royals starter Yordano Ventura, who is ejected in the fourth inning.
Watch San Francisco Giants fan catch a ball in his beer cup and then chug
One Giants fan did not need a mitt to snag a baseball souvenir - just his beer cup. Here's how it went down: Sometime during the 7th inning of the Giants-Diamondbacks game Saturday night, Angel Pagan hit a foul ball into the Giants dugout.
Green Beret Nate Boyer relishes his audition at 49ers pro day
How did a 34-year-old Green Beret fare Friday at the 49ers pro-day tryouts for local draft prospects?
Edmonton Oilers -- not Sharks -- grab top prize in NHL draft lottery
San Jose had a 5 percent chance of getting touted prospect Connor McDavid after failing to make playoffs for first time in 11 seasons
Sunday's TV picks: 'Naked and Afraid' bare all in new locales
Plus, Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan host the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards.
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ESPN's Britt McHenry urged compassion before ripping tow employee
Suspended ESPN reporter asked Facebook friends to be nice to others, just days before exploding on woman and calling her names.