( Laura A. Oda )
TK Show: Raiders coach Jack Del Rio

I went out to Raiders mini-camp yesterday and the one take-away I had: Jack Del Rio wasn't messing around, not during the practice, not with his players and definitely not in the press conference afterwards. 

( Dan Honda )
Kawakami: Curry benefits from Jackson-to-Kerr transition

When the Golden State Warriors replaced coach Mark Jackson with Steve Kerr, Stephen Curry benefitted the most.
Purdy: Oakland stadium strategist Floyd Kephart is a mystery

As Oakland tries to keep the Raiders from moving to Los Angeles, it turns to a man who is sniping at the NFL. 
M. Thompson II
Thompson: Warriors need a more aggressive Shaun Livingston

The Golden State Warriors need backup point guard Shaun Livingston to be more aggressive and make plays.
( Stacy Revere )
Live updates: Warriors vs. Pelicans, Game 4, Saturday at 5 p.m.

Stay on top of all the action as the Golden State Warriors look to sweep their first-round NBA playoff series over the New Orleans Pelicans.


Del Rio front and center as Raiders prepare for draft

At the Raiders predraft news conference Friday, it was notable that coach Jack Del Rio was front and center along with general manager Reggie McKenzie.
Cal football fires troubled receivers coach Pierre Ingram

Golden Bears assistant Pierre Ingram, who was recruiting coordinator and coached wide receivers, will not return to coach Sonny Dykes' staff after being arrested for solicitation.  
A’s-Astros pitching matchups

A's VS. HOUSTONFriday: A's Scott Kazmir (2-0, 1.33) vs. Astros' Dallas Keuchel (2-0, 0.90), 7:05 p.m. 
(David Zalubowski/Associated Press)
San Francisco Giants stymied by Colorado Rockies, double plays in 6-4 defeat

Casey McGehee hits into two doubles plays, increasing his lMLB-leading total to seven. 
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New chef at Hayward's Bijou; Bay Area food fundraisers

It's a homecoming for Rodrigo CedeƱo , who has returned to his native Hayward to take over the role of executive chef at downtown's Bijou Restaurant & Bar. And chefs throughout the Bay Area are cooking for causes, including the Dining Out for Life AIDS fundraiser.