School and Sports News in California

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  • Report: Lakers would fire Byron Scott to hire Luke Walton
    published on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    January 14, 2016; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton talks to Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant during the third quarter at Oracle Arena. The Warriors defeated the Lakers 116-98....
  • Josh Donaldson brings power to AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
    published on Tue, 09 Feb 2016 01:21:40 GMT
    Josh Donaldson, the frormer A's third baseman who won the AL MVP last season with the Toronto Blue Jays, will probably play to a 6-handicap in this week's tournament. less Josh Donaldson, the frormer A's third baseman who won the AL MVP last season with the Toronto Blue Jays, will probably play to a 6-handicap in this week's tournament....
  • Great A Moments, 2015: Brooks makes Mom, world cry
    published on Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:23:12 GMT
    But it was still baseball and therefore still had its moments of pure awesome. If I had a Neuralyzer to selectively use on myself, I'd block out all baseball memories from June 2014-November 2015....
  • The Latest: McManus kicks field goal, Broncos lead 13-7
    published on Mon, 08 Feb 2016 01:22:34 GMT
    Workers arrive at Levi's Stadium before the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers,Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. Military personnel stands guard outside Levi's Stadium before the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif....
  • The Latest: Newton, Manning arrive at Super Bowl
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:24:58 GMT
    Denver Broncos Peyton Manning arrives at Levi's Stadium before the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. less Denver Broncos Peyton Manning arrives at Levi's Stadium before the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif....
  • Why Bay Area Residents Are Protesting the Super Bowl
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:49:39 GMT
    Davey D is a legendary, pioneering hip-hop journalist and the founder of Davey D's Hip Hop Corner . He has also lived in Oakland, California, for decades, chronicling the volatile social movements throughout the region....
  • Thanks to Super Bowl, Jay Z, Beyonce and more pack Warriors crowd
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    It was the night before a Bay Area Super Bowl, and all through the East Bay, not a word was being said about football. The Golden State Warriors squared off against one of the most exciting teams in the NBA -- and one with which the Warriors will likely battle in the Western Conference playoffs -- the Oklahoma City Thunder....
  • The Latest: Stephen Curry to bang 'Keep Pounding' drum
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:24:13 GMT
    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry gets a high-five during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. The Warriors won 116-108....
  • The Latest: Stephen Curry to bang 'Keep Pounding' ...Feb 7, 2016,
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:48:00 GMT
    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry gets a high-five during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. The Warriors won 116-108....
  • Super Bowl 50: 2 officials for NFL title game come from Alabama colleges
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 18:37:56 GMT
    Line judge Rusty Baynes talks with New York Jets coach Todd Bowles during an NFL game against the Oakland Raiders on Nov. 1, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. The third team on the field in Sunday's Super Bowl 50 has two members connected to the state of Alabama....
  • Warriors rally to beat hard-charging Thunder
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:31:15 GMT
    Klay Thompson rattled in a clutch three pointer with 1:40 left as the Golden State Warriors won their ninth straight with a 116-108 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors leaps to challange the shot by Dion Waiters of the Oklahoma City Thunder at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California The Thunder made Golden State work for the victory as the Warriors led by 20 points at one stage then had to come-from-behind to erase a nine-point Oklahoma City lead....
  • OKC Thunder journal: Durant refers to "uncertainty" when downplaying free agency questions
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:03:02 GMT
    OAKLAND, Calif. - In prefacing a pregame question regarding free agency, a reporter said to Kevin Durant, "I'm sure in most cities you go, people ask you about free agencya " But in Oakland, following the recent rumors about the Warriors as a potential landing spot, he had to know they were coming....
  • Ken Stabler was the real hero of real Oakland
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:22:01 GMT
    In the late 1980s, a few months apart, I had occasion to cover book signings by two of the East Bay's all-time greatest sports stars at a small bookstore in San Leandro. The first one was for Catfish Hunter, the legendary A's pitcher who had just been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame....
  • Purdy: Super Bowl predictions, winner first
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    So are the red-carpet parties. So are the news conferences. So are the police escorts for media types to those news conferences....
  • Marshawn Lynch opens Beast Mode shop in Oakland
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 03:50:44 GMT
    Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks star running back and Oakland native, opened his first brick-and-mortar BEAST MODE store Friday. The day was also declared Beast Mode Day by Mayor Libby Schaaf....
  • Former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler named to Pro Football Hall of Fame
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 02:57:19 GMT
    Ken Stabler wasn't around to see it, but the late Raiders quarterback was named to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night at the NFL Honors show at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Stabler, who died in July due to complications of colon cancer at age 69, was one of two senior nominees along with former Washington and Detroit offensive lineman Dick Stanfel....
  • NFL Confidential: Ken Stabler, Willie Wood remind us of football's dangers
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 02:41:39 GMT
    Associated Press Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler is helped from the field after a hard tackle against the Steelers in the third quarter of the AFC championship game in Oakland, Calif., on Dec. 26, 1976. Oakland won the game 24-7....
  • Mark Purdy: Super Bowl predictions, winner first
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 01:21:08 GMT
    So are the red-carpet parties. So are the news conferences. So are the police escorts for media types to those news conferences....
  • Aisia Robertson
    published on Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:53 GMT
    High School Awarded two letters during her high school basketball career playing for head coach Malik McCord at Bishop O'Dowd a Three-time East Bay Athletic League championa Won a Division III state title, as well as an open division state title and two North Coast Section Championshipsa Named to the all-league second team twice in her careera Ranked 18th for her position and No. 85 overall by ProspectNation, and 24th for her positon and 84th overall by Collegiate Girls Basketball Report a Earne...
  • Oakland Raiders owner not concerned about lost home game
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:25:28 GMT
    August 30, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis before a preseason NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals at O.co Coliseum. The Cardinals defeated the Raiders 30-23....