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Kawakami: 49ers have broken Colin Kaepernick; can he get himself unstuck?

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is stuck in this desperate situation, playing poorly, watching the losses pile up, and basically alone. 
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Purdy: Sharks counting on new goalie Jones

New goalie Martin Jones is at the heart of the Sharks' effort to return to the NHL playoffs this season 
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Thompson: So far, so good for Aldon Smith, Raiders

Aldon Smith is producing again on the field, registering his most effective game as a Raider in the loss at Chicago. 
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Live chat recap: Inside the Raiders, Friday at noon

Join Jimmy Durkin for a Raiders live chat on Friday at noon as he breaks down their showdown with the Broncos. 
MLB commissioner: 'I want the A's to stay in Oakland'

In a whirlwind day for Oakland sports, the city got a thumbs up from Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and the Warriors resolved a major obstacle in their bid to move to San Francisco. Meanwhile speculation at the NFL owner's meeting centered on the Raiders possibly being left out of Los Angeles. 
The story of Giants' Matt Duffy through his dad's camera lens

Tom Duffy documented his the journey of his son from birth to the major leagues as San Francisco's rookie third baseman 
NaVorro Bowman says 49ers in an 'important spot' heading into New York's big stage

NaVorro Bowman says his reconstructed knee continues to get better. Will the 49ers season?"We didn t do good in the first quarter of the season.