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CCS basketball: Palo Alto makes history, Mitty in top form |Feb 24, 2018

Vikings first public school team reach Open boys semifinals, while Monarchs crush Menlo School

Warriors Tonight: Stephen Curry starts stretch run on fire |Feb 24, 2018

Next up is the Oklahoma City Thunder, which is 2-0 this season against Golden State — and neither game was remotely close.

‘La La Land’ Redux: U.S. curlers given women’s gold medals |Feb 24, 2018

Skipper John Shuster led the U.S. curling team to its first-ever Olympic gold medal with a 10-7 victory over top-ranked Sweden.

CCS basketball playoffs: Friday’s scores; updated schedule |Feb 24, 2018

Results from Central Coast Section Open Division boys, girls basketball quarterfinals.

NCS basketball: Campolindo’s Haley Van Dyke scores 60 in win |Feb 24, 2018

Washington-bound standout breaks own NCS scoring record as Campolindo advances to Division III semifinals.

CCS basketball: Bellarmine, St. Francis will meet in Open semifinals |Feb 24, 2018

St. Francis beats Sequoia in first round for second year in a row; Bellarmine topples Serra.

CCS basketball: WBAL duo into Open girls semifinals |Feb 24, 2018

Pinewood breezes past St. Ignatius; Eastside Prep picks up pace in second half to stymie Irish

Takeaways: Sharks’ Brent Burns is playing hurt. It isn’t bugging him |Feb 24, 2018

Burns leads the NHL in shots with 259 on the season.

CCS basketball: Mitty rallying behind Nicole Blakes |Feb 24, 2018

Nation's top-ranked team rolls in playoff opener after learning that teammate suffered a season-ending ACL injury.

Matt Chapman receives cortisone shot and talks about what’s next |Feb 23, 2018

Matt Chapman received a cortisone shot for his right hand issue and discussed what the plan is going forward.

Saint Mary’s keeps alive chances of sharing WCC crown |Feb 23, 2018

Four players scored in double figures for the No. 22 Gaels, who opened up a 20-point lead on the Waves in the first half to help cruise to a 75-61 win

How Renato Nunez looked at third base for the A’s |Feb 23, 2018

The A's got a look at Renato Nunez over at third base in Friday's Cactus League opener as he battles to crack the Opening Day roster.

Report: Chiefs sending CB Peters to Rams for draft picks |Feb 23, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are trading Pro Bowl cornerback Marcus Peters to the Los Angeles Rams for what is expected to be a package of draft picks, according to published reports.ESPN.com first reported the trade, which will not...

How the A’s rotation battle played out in the Cactus League opener |Feb 23, 2018

A's starting rotation competitors Daniel Mengden and Paul Blackburn got their first shot to make an impression in Friday's Cactus League opener.

How will Marcus Peters’ trade to Rams impact 49ers? |Feb 23, 2018

SANTA CLARA — Cornerback Marcus Peters is coming to the NFC West, and rather than become a 49ers teammate of Jimmy Garoppolo’s, Peters could become a chief hurdle to the division title. Peters, an Oakland native, will move from the Kansas City Chiefs to the reigning NFC West-champion Los Angeles Rams once a trade can […]

Stephen Piscotty sets up donation page for ALS research |Feb 23, 2018

A's outfielder Stephen Piscotty, whose mother was diagnosed with ALS last May, has set up a donation page for ALS research.

Takeaways: Sharks will have no problem keeping goalie in free agency |Feb 23, 2018

Aaron Dell's stock is falling in. the wake of his recent slump.

Pro skateboarder Brendan Leung remembered for longevity, style, disregard for physical pain |Feb 23, 2018

Leung died two days after a car hit him while he was crossing the street on his skateboard after finishing up his work shift at the Trader Joe’s in Capitola.

How Warriors’ win over Clippers showed progress goes beyond recharging from All-Star break |Feb 23, 2018

Warriors show stronger effort over the Clippers after fitting in some rest during NBA All-Star weekend.

Child porn bust: How twin brothers, both San Jose coaches, ended up behind bars |Feb 23, 2018

Clinton and Clifford Pappadakis, former coaches at Oak Grove High and Willow Glen Middle schools, were arrested in the span of seven days on suspicion of possessing child pornography. Authorities say the cases are not connected.

US remains unbeaten in Basketball World Cup qualifying |Feb 23, 2018

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Rodney Purvis scored 14 points, Xavier Silas had 13 and sparked the Americans' strong start, and the U.S. beat Cuba 84-48 on Friday night to remain unbeaten in qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup.The Americans...

Hernandez's fiancee sues to protect assets of home sale |Feb 23, 2018

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — Aaron Hernandez's fiancee has sued the estates of three men the former New England Patriots player was charged with killing in an effort to ensure their daughter benefits from the sale of the ex-NFL star's home.The families...

NCS basketball playoffs: Friday’s scores; updated schedule |Feb 23, 2018

Results from North Coast Section boys, girls basketball quarterfinals

Prominent Iowa AAU coach out amid pornography investigation |Feb 23, 2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Police are investigating whether an elite Iowa youth basketball coach took video recordings of nude teenagers without their knowledge after a source gave them an electronic device containing child pornography, investigators...

Do Warriors’ regular-season struggles vs. OKC mean anything in playoffs? |Feb 23, 2018

Warriors downplay what any regular-season struggles might mean in potential playoff matchups.

Why this spring feels different for Giants’ pitcher Ty Blach |Feb 23, 2018

After throwing two scoreless innings in his Cactus League debut, Ty Blach details why this year's competition feels different.

Kurtenbach: Why Stephen Curry deserves more MVP buzz (and why you should expect him to make a late run at the award) |Feb 23, 2018

Houston Rockets guard James Harden is considered a runaway favorite to win his first MVP award, but don't rule out Stephen Curry making a run for his third in the final third of the NBA season.

Mavericks-Lakers, Box |Feb 23, 2018

DALLAS (102)Matthews 7-12 0-0 19, Barnes 7-16 3-3 19, Nowitzki 4-7 0-0 11, Smith Jr. 5-16 2-2 13, Barea 4-8 1-2 12, McDermott 3-6 1-1 10, Kleber 1-4 0-0 2, Powell 1-7 1-2 3, Mejri 0-0 0-0 0, Ferrell 5-13 1-1 13, Collinsworth 0-2 0-0 0. Totals...

TV tonight: More Olympics; ‘Seven Seconds’ debuts on Netflix |Feb 23, 2018

Also, on the Disney Channel's 'Andi Mack,' they're celebrating a 'Bash-Mitzvah'

Louisiana college shooting wounds 2; suspects detained |Feb 23, 2018

HAMMOND, La. (AP) — A shooting at a Louisiana college campus wounded two student-athletes early Friday, school officials said. Two suspects were later arrested and will be charged with attempted murder.The shooting happened at 3 a.m. Friday near...

Golf instructor arrested in alleged sexual assault of former student in Dublin |Feb 23, 2018

The well-known gold instructor in the Tri-Valley, Sonny Kim, is accused of sex assault of a minor under the age of 14.

NCS boys basketball: Two-time defending champ De La Salle ousted in OT |Feb 23, 2018

Berkeley shook off a fourth quarter comeback from De La Salle and knocked off the Spartans in overtime

Dodgers 13, White Sox 5 |Feb 23, 2018

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Report: FBI probe docs list range of payments to top players |Feb 23, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank records and other expense reports that are part of a federal probe into college basketball list a wide range of impermissible payments from agents to at least two dozen players or their relatives, according to documents...

Ex-Stanford, 49ers player detained by police for threatening social media post |Feb 23, 2018

Jonathan Martin recently made an Instragram post that showed a rifle, ammunition and names of former teammates and of his high school..

Brewers 6, Giants 5 |Feb 23, 2018

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NBC gets 17.3 million for figure skating's big night |Feb 23, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:RATINGS: An estimated 17.3 million people watched the Olympics on NBC, NBCSN or streaming services on Thursday night, down 13 percent from the 20.3 million who watched the...

The Latest: College president rejects anti-Semitism claims |Feb 23, 2018

PINEVILLE, La. (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit that accuses a Louisiana college and its president of discriminating against an applicant for a football coaching job (all times local):8:15 p.m.The president of a private Baptist college in Louisiana...

Clippers-Suns, Box |Feb 23, 2018

L.A. CLIPPERS (128)Harris 10-15 5-6 30, Johnson 1-5 0-0 3, Jordan 3-5 5-8 11, Rivers 6-11 2-2 17, Wallace 6-13 2-4 15, Dekker 1-3 0-0 2, Harrell 5-11 2-3 12, Teodosic 1-4 0-0 3, Thornwell 0-0 0-0 0, L.Williams 12-20 8-9 35. Totals 45-87 24-32...

Mavericks-Lakers, Box |Feb 23, 2018

DALLAS (102)Matthews 7-12 0-0 19, Barnes 7-16 3-3 19, Nowitzki 4-7 0-0 11, Smith Jr. 5-16 2-2 13, Barea 4-8 1-2 12, McDermott 3-6 1-1 10, Kleber 1-4 0-0 2, Powell 1-7 1-2 3, Mejri 0-0 0-0 0, Ferrell 5-13 1-1 13, Collinsworth 0-2 0-0 0. Totals...

AP source: Former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin player taken in custody after threatening Instagram post |Feb 23, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AP source: Former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin player taken in custody after threatening Instagram post.

2 minor leaguers suspended 50 games for drug violations |Feb 23, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Baltimore third baseman Jaime Estrada and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Vinson have been suspended without pay for the first 50 games of the season under baseball's minor league drug program.Estrada was suspended for a...

Dodgers 13, White Sox 5 |Feb 23, 2018

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Reid Travis’ monster night leads Stanford past Washington |Feb 23, 2018

Travis scored 23 of his game-high 33 points in the first half to lead the Cardinal past Washington

Raiders awarded four compensatory draft picks |Feb 23, 2018

The Raiders were awarded four compensatory draft picks based on free agents lost a year ago.

Klay Thompson had no idea he scored 10,000 points |Feb 23, 2018

Want Warriors news in your inbox? Sign up for the free DubsDaily newsletter. OAKLAND – Klay Thompson wasn’t always so even-keeled. “There’s no point in getting down on yourself because that’s how you hold yourself back,” Thompson said. “I used to do that a lot.” Thompson, a four-time All-Star who is in his seventh season with […]

Jordan Bell to miss Warriors-Thunder game on Saturday |Feb 23, 2018

OAKLAND — Though Jordan Bell has looked increasingly comfortable in practice in recent days, the Warriors are still exercising caution with his health. The Warriors (45-14) ruled out Bell for Saturday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder (34-26) after still dealing with inflammation in his left ankle. Following practice on Friday, Warriors coach Steve Kerr […]

Mariners 3, Padres 2 |Feb 23, 2018

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Olympic Games didn’t melt chill of White House view of North Korea |Feb 23, 2018

White House delegation joins three U.S. athletes and three compatriots from South Korea to watch the new Big Air snowboard competition at the Winter Olympics.

Warriors coach Steve Kerr says Zaza Pachulia is “the moral compass of this team” |Feb 23, 2018

OAKLAND - Throughout his life, Warriors center Zaza Pachulia has learned movement is means of survivalThursday's 134-127 win over the Clippers provided the latest example for the 14-year center.