( Josie Lepe )
Blackhawks snap Sharks' six-game win streak

The San Jose Sharks, coming off a trip in which they won all six games, stumbled in a 5-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday at SAP Center,  

Kawakami: Warriors make easy work of Lakers on the way to historic 16-0 start

An NBA record under their belts, party is just beginning for Steph Curry & Co. 
( Rick Osentoski )
Purdy: Cooper mysteriously absent from Raiders offense

Oakland Raiders rookie receiver Amari Cooper caught exactly one pass Sunday -- for a 4-yard gain; For the Raiders, the Almost-No-Cooper offense does not work as well as the Much-More-Cooper offense.  
M. Thompson II
Thompson: Warriors break record with ease

Golden State's record-setting performance against Lakers ended up not really being a challenge 
New Curry shoe pays homage to North Carolina roots

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry is paying homage to his hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, with his new shoe, the Under Armour Curry Two 'Providence Road.' 
Raiders' road to playoffs is tough

Three straight losses have dropped the Raiders from the AFC wild-card leaders to a playoff long shot, likely needing to go at least 5-1 the rest of the way.
Life on the Run: Encinal High hosts roomful of champions

The main purpose that evening was to induct eight new members into Encinal's Hall of Fame -- Dino Belluomini, basketball (1980); Wendell Rose, football, basketball, baseball (1981); John Levingston, football, basketball, track (1982); Jennifer Thatcher O'Reilly, track, cross country (1983); Caroline Yao, tennis (1983); Sydney Thatcher, track, cross country (1986); Robyn Crispi, basketball, softball (1987); and Bayani Flores, swimming, water polo (1997). 
A's begin restructuring their pitching staff

Oakland A's trade Jesse Chavez to Toronto, designate A.J. Griffin for assignment, introduce lefty Rich Hill and acquire reliever Liam Hendriks.
Next up for reeling 49ers defense: Soaring Cardinals offense

San Francisco 49ers are preparing to face the NFL's top-ranked offense, as the Arizona Cardinals visit Levi's Stadium on Sunday. 
St. Mary's Gaels
Saint Mary's routs Stanford 78-61

Saint Mary's uses a 12-point spurt early in the second half to take command and goes on to victory, the Gaels' first win over Stanford in nearly 31 years. 
( Evan Agostini )
Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'

With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?