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Kurtenbach: The Warriors are out to save all the busts, and it’s brilliant business

Kurtenbach: The Warriors are out to save all the busts, and it’s brilliant business

The Warriors are tripling down on their success by signing the 2016 NBA Draft bust.
Steve Kerr on Steph Curry’s coming return: ‘Our fans deserve it’

Steve Kerr on Steph Curry’s coming return: ‘Our fans deserve it’

The Warriors never considered shutting down Stephen Curry, Jordan Poole will stay in his role, Draymond Green throws shade at Rockets, and updates to the Golden State roster
Warriors outline lofty goals for season’s final weeks

Warriors outline lofty goals for season’s final weeks

CLICK HERE if you’re having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. SAN FRANCISCO — We’ve reached the homestretch of the Warriors’ lost season. Thank goodness. The final 27 games of the
Kurtenbach: A’s radio move shows team’s larger issues

Kurtenbach: A’s radio move shows team’s larger issues

The Oakland Athletics won't broadcast games on terrestrial radio this season. But don't view the A's move to TuneIn as progress.
Kurtenbach: Three reasons to be excited about the 2020 San Francisco Giants

Kurtenbach: Three reasons to be excited about the 2020 San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants aren’t going to make the MLB playoffs, but as Spring Training really gets going, there reasons to be optimistic.
Kurtenbach: What moves will the 49ers make this offseason? Six predictions

Kurtenbach: What moves will the 49ers make this offseason? Six predictions

Amid rumors of Tom Brady heading to San Francisco, here's what the salary-cap-conscious 49ers will actually do as the NFL free agent period begins.
Kurtenbach: What the Warriors mean when they say Andrew Wiggins ‘fits’

Kurtenbach: What the Warriors mean when they say Andrew Wiggins ‘fits’

The Golden State Warriors want to return to their offensive and defensive identity, in swapping Andrew Wiggins for D'Angelo Russell, they stand a chance of making it happen.
Kurtenbach: How did Andrew Wiggins look in his first Warriors game? Three takeaways

Kurtenbach: How did Andrew Wiggins look in his first Warriors game? Three takeaways

Andrew Wiggins was impressive in his Golden State Warriors debut against LeBron James and the Lakers, and his first game makes it easy to imagine how he'll work with Draymond Green, Klay Thompson, and
Kurtenbach: Will 49ers’ Kyle Shanahan heed the lessons of the Super Bowl this offseason?

Kurtenbach: Will 49ers’ Kyle Shanahan heed the lessons of the Super Bowl this offseason?

As the 49ers enter a critical offseason, can head coach Kyle Shanahan press the team's advantage?
Kurtenbach: Trading D’Angelo Russell is part of a larger Warriors plan

Kurtenbach: Trading D’Angelo Russell is part of a larger Warriors plan

The Golden State Warriors trading D'Angelo Russell for Andrew Wiggins and draft picks sets Golden State up to acquire a true superstar in the near future. Giannis, Embiid, Ben Simmons? They're all
Kurtenbach: Shanahan — conservative and timid — will have to wear 49ers’ Super Bowl collapse

Kurtenbach: Shanahan — conservative and timid — will have to wear 49ers’ Super Bowl collapse

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan's conservative approach and fourth-quarter play-calling a massive part of the Niners' Super Bowl LIV loss
Kurtenbach at the Super Bowl: ‘Nobody remembers the loser’

Kurtenbach at the Super Bowl: ‘Nobody remembers the loser’

As teams, the 49ers and Chiefs are playing for the Vince Lombardi Trophy, but as individuals some have more at stake.
Super Bowl prediction: A shootout and a dramatic finish for 49ers-Chiefs

Super Bowl prediction: A shootout and a dramatic finish for 49ers-Chiefs

The 49ers and Chiefs are going to put up points in bunches in Super Bowl LIV. Here’s how it’ll all go down.
Back home in Miami, nobody’s surprised Nick Bosa is already dominating NFL linemen

Back home in Miami, nobody’s surprised Nick Bosa is already dominating NFL linemen

San Francisco 49ers' Nick Bosa is back home in South Florida for Super Bowl LIV — surprising no one who knew him along the way.
Meet the unsung heroes who made the 49ers’ Super Bowl run possible

Meet the unsung heroes who made the 49ers’ Super Bowl run possible

Ignore Jimmy Garoppolo, if you can — the 49ers' path to Super Bowl LIV is littered with key reserves like Dre Greenlaw, Ben Garland, and Ross Dwelley.
The real and often unspoken reason Patrick Mahomes is the Steph Curry of football

The real and often unspoken reason Patrick Mahomes is the Steph Curry of football

MIAMI — At this juncture in the two-week build-up to Super Bowl LIV, we’re running low on original adjectives and superlatives to attach to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. One that has
The next Kyle Shanahan operates in the shadows for the 49ers

The next Kyle Shanahan operates in the shadows for the 49ers

MIAMI — George Kittle, the best tight end in the NFL, is due for a new contract from the 49ers, and in those negotiations, he can ask for anything he wants. The most money for a tight end in NFL
Welcome to the Super Bowl, where football is an afterthought [Kurtenbach]

Welcome to the Super Bowl, where football is an afterthought [Kurtenbach]

Ahead of 49ers-Chiefs, the most interesting Super Bowl matchup in years, Opening Night set a ridiculous tone.
Want to beat Patrick Mahomes? Look in an unlikely place

Want to beat Patrick Mahomes? Look in an unlikely place

The 49ers' defense has been elite this season, but Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs present a unique challenge in Super Bowl LIV.