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Will Mostert’s breakout year keep 49ers out of running back market?

Will Mostert’s breakout year keep 49ers out of running back market?

Raheem Mostert's breakout season assured him a spot in a 49ers backfield that still might undergo changes this offseason.
Pac-12 basketball: Stanford holds off Utah behind Tyrell Terry’s 27 points

Pac-12 basketball: Stanford holds off Utah behind Tyrell Terry’s 27 points

Tyrell Terry scored a season-high 27 points, Oscar da Silva had 20, and Stanford ended a four-game losing streak to Utah, beating the Utes 70-62 on Wednesday.
Lakers’ LeBron James injured, to miss game against Warriors Thursday at Chase

Lakers’ LeBron James injured, to miss game against Warriors Thursday at Chase

Lakers star has sore groin that will prevent him from appearing in his last game in San Francisco this year.
49ers’ Richard Sherman opposes CBA, says 17th game puts player safety at risk

49ers’ Richard Sherman opposes CBA, says 17th game puts player safety at risk

Richard Sherman agrees with Aaron Rodgers, NFL's proposed deal adding another game doesn't address players' health and wellness.
Five things we learned in the Giants’ tie with the Brewers: Samardzija on trade talks, Dubón in center and clutch performers

Five things we learned in the Giants’ tie with the Brewers: Samardzija on trade talks, Dubón in center and clutch performers

After his start on Wednesday, Jeff Samardzija explained how he'll deal with trade rumors in the final year of his contract with the Giants.
Warriors want Steph Curry to scrimmage more before making return

Warriors want Steph Curry to scrimmage more before making return

Steph Curry has scrimmaged only twice with the Golden State Warriors.
Raiders sell Vegas-area facility for 30 times what they paid for it 2 years ago

Raiders sell Vegas-area facility for 30 times what they paid for it 2 years ago

Two years after buying land in Henderson, Nev. for just $6 million, Raiders sell property for $191 million and lease it back.
What are 49ers’ rivals saying about them at NFL combine?

What are 49ers’ rivals saying about them at NFL combine?

The 49ers are drawing praise from NFC rivals at the NFL scouting combine.
Klay Thompson’s new diversion from basketball: Filming a commercial with his dog Rocco

Klay Thompson’s new diversion from basketball: Filming a commercial with his dog Rocco

Klay Thompson took some grief recently when it was discovered that he was still using a flip phone.
Warriors to sign guard Mychal Mulder to a 10-day contract

Warriors to sign guard Mychal Mulder to a 10-day contract

The Golden State Warriors will evaluate the volume 3-point shooter out of Kentucky.
Why a ‘narrow’ approach will expand Steven Duggar’s chances with the Giants

Why a ‘narrow’ approach will expand Steven Duggar’s chances with the Giants

The Giants' former "center fielder-of-the-future" has another chance to prove he can live up to the old hype.
Would the Raiders roll the dice a second time on newly reinstated Vontaze Burfict?

Would the Raiders roll the dice a second time on newly reinstated Vontaze Burfict?

Vontaze Burfict's first season with the Raiders ended with a head-to-head hit and a season-ending suspension.
Weddings, whiskey, waiting for spring: How A’s players spent the offseason

Weddings, whiskey, waiting for spring: How A’s players spent the offseason

Once the New Year came, the A's were counting down the days until spring training.
How Hunter Pence is helping Giants’ young outfielders find their footing

How Hunter Pence is helping Giants’ young outfielders find their footing

"You can’t help but get your energy levels up when you’re around him."
Sharks (unfamiliar) territory: Couture’s return may only help so much

Sharks (unfamiliar) territory: Couture’s return may only help so much

With depleted lineup, San Jose Sharks return home to play the New Jersey Devils on Thursday and the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.
Raiders on the lookout for receiver to hit the ground running

Raiders on the lookout for receiver to hit the ground running

G.M. Mike Mayock says receivers in the first round are hit and miss, but Raiders may not be able to pass on taking one in April.
Top 10 things we learned about 49ers at NFL combine

Top 10 things we learned about 49ers at NFL combine

Contract negotiations and pre-draft interviews are ongoing as the 49ers make their way through this week's NFL scouting combine.
Marquese Chriss shines and 3 more thoughts from the Warriors’ loss to the Kings

Marquese Chriss shines and 3 more thoughts from the Warriors’ loss to the Kings

Marquese Chriss, who has emerged as the Golden State Warriors' starting center, finished with a double-double.
Logan Couture returns, but Sharks’ road woes continue

Logan Couture returns, but Sharks’ road woes continue

Joel Kellman and Noah Gregor both scored their second career NHL goals as the San Jose Sharks lost their fifth straight
Four things from A’s HQ: Luzardo shines, Davis plays, Allen homers and roster set for Vegas trip

Four things from A’s HQ: Luzardo shines, Davis plays, Allen homers and roster set for Vegas trip

Top pitching prospect Jesús Luzardo and slugger Khris Davis made their 2020 spring training debuts for the A's in their Cactus League loss to the San Diego Padres.