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On this day: Giants spring training phenom writes another chapter in his legend

On this day: Giants spring training phenom writes another chapter in his legend

Randy Elliott and his prolific hitting during spring training 1977 gave long-suffering Giants fans something to cheer about.
Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu picks up two more prestigious honors

Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu picks up two more prestigious honors

Ex-Miramonte High star is unanimously named AP's player of the year and is named a Sullivan Award finalist.
‘I think we’re all still stunned a bit:’ Mark Canha, Oakland A’s grapple with uncertain future

‘I think we’re all still stunned a bit:’ Mark Canha, Oakland A’s grapple with uncertain future

The Oakland Athletics are still stunned over the season's postponement. The silver lining: Canha will be home for the birth of his second child.
On this day: Steph Curry plays his last college game at Davidson

On this day: Steph Curry plays his last college game at Davidson

Saint Mary's fans sold out McKeon Pavilion in record time to see the matchup between the Gaels' Patty Mills and Davidson's Stephen Curry
49ers depth chart: Offense must address issues at wide receiver

49ers depth chart: Offense must address issues at wide receiver

The 49ers offensive depth chart hasn't been bolstered in free agency, and it was hit hard when Emmanuel Sanders left for New Orleans.
Mark Purdy: An ode to a football coach, and a friend

Mark Purdy: An ode to a football coach, and a friend

Longtime sportswriter Mark Purdy and longtime 49ers coach Bill McPherson had a bond that spanned 40 years.
The greatest college basketball team ever in the Bay Area, or anywhere

The greatest college basketball team ever in the Bay Area, or anywhere

Bill Russell, USF ushered in the age of big time hoops, and this is how they did it.
Coronavirus: San Jose Sharks say no players have been tested, shown symptoms

Coronavirus: San Jose Sharks say no players have been tested, shown symptoms

San Jose Sharks say no players have been tested or shown symptoms of the coronavirus as the Ottawa Senators announce a second player has tested positive for COVID-19
How the coronavirus will affect the Warriors’ NBA draft prep

How the coronavirus will affect the Warriors’ NBA draft prep

The coronavirus pandemic will affect the amount of information the Warriors can gather ahead of making a top-five selection in the upcoming NBA draft.
Raiders look to offense, agree with WR Nelson Agholor, G Erik Kush

Raiders look to offense, agree with WR Nelson Agholor, G Erik Kush

The Raiders added two players on offense Saturday in free agency, WR Nelson Agholor and G Erik Kush.
How the Raiders shape up on offense after first wave of free agency

How the Raiders shape up on offense after first wave of free agency

A look at how the Raiders depth chart might look after the first wave of free agency with the draft still to go.
Report: Emmanuel Sanders bolts 49ers for Saints in free agency

Report: Emmanuel Sanders bolts 49ers for Saints in free agency

Emmanuel Sanders' short stint with the 49ers is over as he leaves in free agency for the New Orleans Saints.
Five unforgettable Bay Area sports wins over its Los Angeles rivals

Five unforgettable Bay Area sports wins over its Los Angeles rivals

Here are replays of 5 games Southern California sports fans need to avoid as we observe the governor's shelter-in-place order.
“I don’t believe I will have to drive DoorDash anymore:” A’s minor leaguer reacts to MLB emergency pay plan

“I don’t believe I will have to drive DoorDash anymore:” A’s minor leaguer reacts to MLB emergency pay plan

Oakland Athletics' minor leaguers react to the MLB interim compensation plan amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus: USA Swimming urges U.S. Olympic Committee to ask for delay of Tokyo Games

Coronavirus: USA Swimming urges U.S. Olympic Committee to ask for delay of Tokyo Games

The head of USA Swimming urged the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee to push for a 12-month postponement of the Tokyo Games, the first fissure between powerful American factions attempting to
Archbishop Mitty girls basketball team gets a shout-out from ESPN

Archbishop Mitty girls basketball team gets a shout-out from ESPN

ESPN anchor on the canceled championship game between Mitty and Country Day: "This was going to be a big one."
Patriots offered Tom Brady to 49ers in 2017: Report

Patriots offered Tom Brady to 49ers in 2017: Report

The celebrated troika of Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft haven't been the same since Belichick offered Brady to the 49ers, says report.
Raiders mailbag: Why Darius Slay went elsewhere, what’s up with Derek Carr and other topics

Raiders mailbag: Why Darius Slay went elsewhere, what’s up with Derek Carr and other topics

Taking questions from readers after the first wave of free agency.
The night Stephen Curry set a record for made 3-pointers ‘defines him as a competitor’

The night Stephen Curry set a record for made 3-pointers ‘defines him as a competitor’

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr remembers from the night Stephen Curry set a then-NBA record with 13 made 3-pointers.
Tyler Beede headed for surgery, why Giants sent two players to minors with baseball on hiatus

Tyler Beede headed for surgery, why Giants sent two players to minors with baseball on hiatus

The Giants chose an odd time to send two roster hopefuls to the minors.