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49ers’ defensive end Arik Armstead gives Sacramento restaurants a boost

49ers’ defensive end Arik Armstead gives Sacramento restaurants a boost

Arik Armstead recently signed a contract, up to $85 million, with the 49ers; "Didn't imagine myself anywhere else."
March Madness indeed; Creighton reaches Round of 8 for first time in 79 years

March Madness indeed; Creighton reaches Round of 8 for first time in 79 years

Creighton crushes Virginia, Ohio State stuns Baylor to join Kansas and Duke in the Elite Eight.
Raiders sign another ex-Cowboy in Daniel Ross

Raiders sign another ex-Cowboy in Daniel Ross

Daniel Ross joins Jason Witten, Maliek Collins, and Jeff Heath as fourth former Dallas Cowboy to join the Raiders in free agency.
Coronavirus: U.S. Open golf tournament will be postponed

Coronavirus: U.S. Open golf tournament will be postponed

The U.S. Open originally scheduled to be played June 18-21 at Winged Foot in New York, has been postponed over coronavirus concerns, the New York Post reported
Coronavirus: MLB, MLBPA reach deal that could partially salvage critical draft for Giants

Coronavirus: MLB, MLBPA reach deal that could partially salvage critical draft for Giants

The Giants have long believed the 2020 MLB Draft will be critical for creating a more successful future.
Commissioner Goodell tells teams NFL’s draft will go on as planned

Commissioner Goodell tells teams NFL’s draft will go on as planned

In a memo to teams Thursday, Goodell confirms draft will be held April 23-25, despite coronavirus precautions.
The Deets: NBA, Curry show leadership, 49ers need some reinforcements

The Deets: NBA, Curry show leadership, 49ers need some reinforcements

Stephen Curry's Q&A with Dr. Anthony Fauci was outstanding public service, are the 49ers really going to go with Solomon Thomas to replace DeForest Buckner, or will they pick a DT in the 2020 NFL
Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77

Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77

The dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died. He was 77.
What Joe Montana really thinks about Tom Brady leaving Patriots

What Joe Montana really thinks about Tom Brady leaving Patriots

Legendary 49ers quarterback who once left San Francisco says Patriots will regret letting Brady leave.
Coronavirus: A’s win, Giants lose on Opening Day as baseball lives on through Strat-O-Matic

Coronavirus: A’s win, Giants lose on Opening Day as baseball lives on through Strat-O-Matic

Simulated computer games and results offer baseball-starved fans an alternative for the real thing.
On this date, March 27: Jose Canseco waived by Expos, career over

On this date, March 27: Jose Canseco waived by Expos, career over

Expos manager Frank Robinson, himself an MVP, told Jose Canseco he would not be an everyday player with Montreal.
On this date, March 26: Warriors’ Rick Barry explodes for career-high 64 points

On this date, March 26: Warriors’ Rick Barry explodes for career-high 64 points

Rick Barry, the only player to lead the NCAA, NBA and ABA in scoring, shot 30-for-45 in the Warriors' 143-120 win over Portland.
Dr. Anthony Fauci to Steph Curry on the coronavirus: ‘This is serious business’

Dr. Anthony Fauci to Steph Curry on the coronavirus: ‘This is serious business’

Warriors guard Stephen Curry spoke with Dr. Anthony Fauci about the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday.
Amid a season on hiatus, Oakland A’s recall their fondest Opening Day memories

Amid a season on hiatus, Oakland A’s recall their fondest Opening Day memories

Dallas Braden, Bob Melvin, Ken Korach, Vince Cotroneo recall their favorite Opening Day memories.
Bay Area Preps HQ’s basketball player of the year inspired by his father’s memory

Bay Area Preps HQ’s basketball player of the year inspired by his father’s memory

Bishop O'Dowd's Marsalis Roberson has emerged as a star after family tragedy led him back to Bay Area.
Before Opening Day was pushed back, these San Francisco Giants learned it doesn’t always go as planned

Before Opening Day was pushed back, these San Francisco Giants learned it doesn’t always go as planned

An unforgettable error, a lousy start, a two-home run game and an old-school brawl make the cut.
Missing March Madness? We did too, so here’s Day 3 of the tournament

Missing March Madness? We did too, so here’s Day 3 of the tournament

Utah State stuns Florida State, advances to Sweet 16 for the first in 50 years.
Are Frank Gore and Joe Staley the 49ers’ most dynamic duo?

Are Frank Gore and Joe Staley the 49ers’ most dynamic duo?

Frank Gore launched a viral Tweet on Wednesday by listing Joe Staley with him as sports' ultimate duo, so what other memorable 49ers tandems can compete with them?
Coronavirus: South Bay’s largest high school league cancels spring season

Coronavirus: South Bay’s largest high school league cancels spring season

Blossom Valley Athletic League calls off a season that includes baseball, softball, track and field, swimming
49ers lose Sheldon Day as he joins DeForest Buckner on Colts

49ers lose Sheldon Day as he joins DeForest Buckner on Colts

Sheldon Day has left in free agency to reunite with ex-49ers defensive tackle Sheldon Day on the Indianapolis Colts.