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  • Tim Brown to receive Hall of Fame ring at Raiders week 8 home game vs Jets
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 20:39:56 GMT
    Raiders legendary wide receiver Tim Brown will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this August. That's when he will take to the podium in Canton to receive his bust and yellow jacket....
  • Chiefs CB Marcus Peters Credits His Father for Football IQ
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 17:04:45 GMT
    While playing for the Warriors, there was one familiar face Marcus saw at practice every day. His father, Michael, was an assistant at the time and has since taken over as head coach of the program....
  • Amari Cooper Will Emerge as All-Pro WR for Oakland Raiders
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 17:08:31 GMT
    When the Oakland Raiders selected Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper with the No. 4 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft , they knew they were getting a true star who could take their passing game to new heights....
  • goldenstate
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 14:34:07 GMT
    PLAYOFFS: Houston Rockets guard James Harden, bottom, reacts after turning the ball over on the final play in Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 21. The Warriors won 99-98. Stephen Curry allowed the Golden State Warriors to overcome an outstanding performance by James Harden and take a 2-0 lead in the NBA's Western Conference finals....
  • "Tomorrowland" and "Poltergeist" Open Friday
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 13:25:19 GMT
    An Omaha police officer was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon while trying to serve a felony warrant to a suspect, according to the Omaha Police Department.... - A controversial new Czech TV series is asking a modern family to go back in time to live as they might have had to under Nazi rule, to show the brutality or... Over 160 Custer County youth gathered to participate in an interactive training Thursday, May 21 as Adams Land and Cattle partnered up with the Nebraska Extension in Custer C.....
  • "The Bachelorette's" Britt Nilsson Reportedly Has Found Love
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    An Omaha police officer was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon while trying to serve a felony warrant to a suspect, according to the Omaha Police Department.... - A controversial new Czech TV series is asking a modern family to go back in time to live as they might have had to under Nazi rule, to show the brutality or... Over 160 Custer County youth gathered to participate in an interactive training Thursday, May 21 as Adams Land and Cattle partnered up with the Nebraska Extension in Custer C.....
  • Thursday's Sports In Brief
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 06:30:23 GMT
    "' An MRI on DeMarre Carroll's left knee showed no structural damage, and he hopes to play for Atlanta in Friday night's Game 2 against Cleveland in the Eastern Conference finals, Carroll's agent said Thursday. Mark Bartelstein told The Associated Press that Carroll has only a knee sprain and "maybe a little" bone bruise....
  • A FanPost from the Forever Hopeful
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 06:22:51 GMT
    Nine World Series titles, fifteen AL Pennants, sixteen West Division titles for the only white cleat wearing team in baseball....
  • If Warriors win NBA title, expect parade in Oakland
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 06:00:00 GMT
    San Francisco might soon steal the Warriors away to a fancy new house across the bay, but one thing is certain -- if Stephen Curry and Golden State bring the city its first pro sports championship since the A's won the 1989 World Series, Oakland will have its parade. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf flatly said "it's happening" when asked about a potential parade in her city....
  • Rays 3, A's 0: Oakland looks to be quickly losing confidence as it...
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 05:49:35 GMT
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- There are apparently only two kinds of baseball the A's can play these days, bad baseball and unlucky baseball....
  • A's shortstop Semien looking forward to help from Ron Washington
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 05:23:28 GMT
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Ron Washington did lots of good helping the A's infield be the best it could be during an 11-year stint with Oakland that ended after the 2006 season, when he took a job managing the Texas Rangers....
  • How to cope with a crappy A's team
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 04:57:04 GMT
    The A's are 14-28. It's time to figure out how not to be utterly miserable for the next few months....
  • Video: Warriors-Rockets Game 1 review with Tim Kawakami and Diamond Leung
    published on Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Sports columnist Tim Kawakami and Warriors beat writer Diamond Leung review Game 1 of the Warriors vs. Rockets NBA Western Conference Finals and what we learned. Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green defends against Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard in the second quarter of Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Tuesday, May 19, 2015....
  • Steph Curry once got so hot in middle school his dad felt sorry for the other kids
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 04:27:18 GMT
    NBA MVP Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry gets into the zone. He can't miss, regardless of how far he's away from the basket and there's absolutely nothing the opposing team can do to stop the 6-3 basketball-shooting savant....
  • Basketball Twitter didn't approve of James Harden's decision to pass to Dwight Howard
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 04:26:57 GMT
    The bearded wonder and NBA MVP runner-up had everything laid out for him to lift his team to a series-tying victory against the top-seeded Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. The 6-5 shooting guarding got the ball with his team down and about eight seconds to go in Game 2 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif....
  • Thursday Must Reads: NFL Applies Pressure to Oakland Over Raiders; Bay Bridge Rod Snapped
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 16:47:00 GMT
    City officials have said that private developer Floyd Kephart, who plans to build Coliseum City, has until June 21 to present his proposal. The sticking point is money: The Raiders say they can come up with $500 million for the $1 billion stadium, but Mayor Libby Schaaf has vowed not to spend any public dollars on new sports facilities....
  • Texas Rangers Tab Phil Klein to Start Against Boston
    published on Wed, 20 May 2015 20:00:33 GMT
    Apr 6, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Texas Rangers relief pitcher Phil Klein pitches the ball against the Oakland Athletics during the seventh inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports We could see this move coming....
  • Purdy: Raiders and Oakland nearing end-game
    published on Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Wednesday morning, the Oakland Raiders delegation was on stage at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. The show didn't have much to offer....
  • If Warriors win, expect parade in Oakland
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 00:07:25 GMT
    San Francisco might soon steal the Warriors away to a fancy new house across the bay, but one thing is certain -- if Stephen Curry and Golden State bring the city its first pro sports championship since the A's won the 1989 World Series, Oakland will have its parade. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf flatly said "it's happening" when asked about a potential parade in her city....
  • Rockets' Howard appears ready to play in Game 2 vs Warriors
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 22:47:00 GMT
    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard reacts as he walks off the floor during the first half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 19, 2015. . Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard scores against the Golden State Warriors during the first quarter of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference fnals Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Oakland, Calif....