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  • Martial arts

    Ex-top female boxer Holm schedules next UFC fight

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) The world's former No. 1-rated female boxer has scheduled her next Ultimate Fighting Championship bout.The UFC announced Thursday that undefeated Holly Holm will face Farmersville, California teacher Marion Reneau on July...

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  • NBA basketball

    Warriors hold off Rockets 99-98, lead series 2-0

    OAKLAND -- Stephen Curry punched the air after having ended the cookout between him and James Harden.

    By Diamond Leung dleung@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • NBA basketball

    Game 2: Anti-Hero (Warriors 99, Rockets 98)

    After seven consecutive losses against the Warriors, James Harden finally admitted it: "This is a really good team we're playing." Ironically, Harden's tacit reversal of his "they ain't even that good" comment comes after the Warriors' performance least worthy of praise. The Warriors were sloppy and stagnant on offense for much of Thursday night -- following up their impressive 36-point first quarter with 19, 22 and 22-point performances -- and looked occasionally distracted on defense. The...

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  • NBA basketball

    Warriors notebook: Bogut still not healthy, but gives big boost in Game 2

    OAKLAND -- Two nights after going scoreless and getting a postgame IV to combat the flu, center Andrew Bogut did his part in the Warriors' 99-98 win in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals.

    By Jeff Faraudo jfaraudo@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • NBA basketball

    Frustrating finish for James Harden, Rockets

    OAKLAND -- Ten out of 10 times, James Harden said, the Houston Rockets star would take the exact same situation his team had in the closing seconds of Game 2 on Thursday.

    By Jimmy Durkin jdurkin@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Golden State Warriors

    Thompson: Warriors not clicking at home ... but still winning

    OAKLAND -- One word describes the Warriors' locker room after their feverish, heart-stopping Game 2 win over Houston. One word illustrates the mood of the players as they explained how they escaped Oracle Arena with a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

    By Marcus Thompson II Bay Area News Group|

  • NBA basketball

    Warriors hold off Rockets 99-98, lead series 2-0

    OAKLAND -- Stephen Curry punched the air after having ended the cookout between him and James Harden.

    By Diamond Leung dleung@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Golden State Warriors

    Thompson: Warriors not clicking at home ... but still winning

    OAKLAND -- One word describes the Warriors' locker room after their feverish, heart-stopping Game 2 win over Houston. One word illustrates the mood of the players as they explained how they escaped Oracle Arena with a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

    By Marcus Thompson II Bay Area News Group|

  • News

    Serena's bid for 20, other things to know about French Open

    The very day that Serena Williams won this year's Australian Open for her 19th Grand Slam championship, she was thinking ahead."I would love," Williams said then, "to get to 22."Her next chance to move closer to that goal equaling Steffi Graf's...

    By Howard Fendrich, AP Tennis Writer|

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