Stanford fullback Patrick Skov transfers to Georgia Tech
Skov is the fifth player to leave Stanford's football team since the end of last season; he figures to have better chance to play in Georgia Tech's triple option offense.
Dick Butkus salutes retired 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis
Hall of Fame linebacker Dick Butkus says recently retired 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis was great both on and off the field
Warriors' Steve Kerr second in NBA Coach of Year voting
The Atlanta Hawks' Mike Budenholzer wins NBA Coach of the Year award in a close vote over the Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr.
Santa Clara: Critics pan 49ers' $15 million offer to take over youth soccer fields
The 49ers football team has offered more than $15 million to take over a youth soccer park next to Levi's Stadium, but quite a few people in this Silicon Valley town are ready to flag the team for encroachment.
Thompson: Draymond Green gives Warriors just what they needed
Golden State holds 2-0 series lead over the New Orleans Pelicans because of Green's toughness
Kawakami: Pelicans pack a punch, but Warriors respond
The New Orleans Pelicans didn't back down against the Golden State Warriors, who dug deep to take a 2-0 lead in the NBA playoff series.
Warriors notebook: Fans are as loud as usual during Golden State's victory
Pelicans coach Monty Williams had said Oracle Arena fans were 'out of control,' and they kept up the noise in Game 2.
Warriors repel Pelicans' challenge, take 2-0 series lead
Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 26 points, and Golden State pulled away down the stretch to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 97-87 for a 2-0 lead in their NBA playoff series.
NHL: Ducks rally for overtime win, take 3-0 series lead over Jets
Wild goes up 2-1 on Blues; Rangers beat Penguins for 2-1 series lead
NBA: Bulls take 2-0 series lead over Bucks
Jimmy Butler set a playoff career-high for the second straight game with 31 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Milwaukee Bucks 91-82 on Monday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
Local sports digest: Cal football assistant on leave after arrest
Pierre Ingram, Cal football's recruiting coordinator and wide receivers coach, has been placed on administrative leave after his arrest last week in Oakland as part of prostitution sting that netted five johns, officials said Monday.
MLB: Cubs phenom Bryant hits Little League home run
Kris Bryant turned his tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh inning into a Little League homer with some heads-up baserunning, and the Cubs' star rookie had three hits and three RBIs in Chicago's 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Sports digest: Carson needs two NFL teams to make profit
A financial analysis projects that a proposed $1.7 billion NFL stadium near Los Angeles would need two teams to call it home to be a steady moneymaker for the city where it would be constructed. The Raiders and San Diego Chargers are planning the shared stadium on the site of a former landfill in Carson, on the edge of Los Angeles, if both teams fail to get new stadiums in their current hometowns.
Purdy: Pressure on Wilson to get Sharks back on track
After the departure of Sharks coach Todd McLellan, general manager Doug Wilson says he expects the team to 'bounce back very quickly.' It had better.
Family helped McLellan make decision
Todd McLellan made sure his family would be OK with a potential separation before talking to the Sharks about moving on.
Joking Kerr asks Warriors fans to 'be as quiet as possible'
Aware that his New Orleans Pelicans counterpart has concerns, Warriors coach Steve Kerr made a tongue-in-cheek plea to the Oracle Arena crowd to be quiet during Game 2 of their playoff series.
Former San Francisco 49ers star Bob St. Clair dies
Hall of Fame offensive lineman, San Francisco native, was 84
LeBron James-Michael Jordan debate leads to Pennsylvania man's arrest
A debate in State College, Pennsylvania, over who is the NBA's best-ever led to a fight, police say
Charles Haley's daughter sets sights on Stanford for soccer
Madison Haley, daughter of 49ers and Cowboys star Charles Haley and a high school sophomore, says on Twitter she's going to Stanford
Seahawks' Russell Wilson still NFL merchandise king
Russell Wilson top seller of NFL licensed merchandise; 49ers' Colin Kaepernick is fourth
Floyd Mayweather says he's better than Muhammad Ali
Mayweather-Pacquiao HYPE HEATING UPFloyd Mayweather Jr. isn't lacking in confidence as his May 2 fight with Manny Pacquiao nears.
San Jose State athletic department gets $1.6 million from school
Money will allow Spartans' athletic department to keep up with other universities in the Mountain West Conference, says SJSU athletic director Gene Bleymaier
A's beat Angels 6-3
Oakland reliever Dan Otero pitches four scoreless innings and Stephen Vogt hits a three-run homer in the A's 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels
Swimmer's journey from motherhood to NCAA comeback
Allison Wine has record-setting year swimming for UCLA, two years after putting promising career on hold to give birth to son
Bumgarner-Kershaw matchup to headline Giants-Dodgers series
Giants' Madison Bumgarner and Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw face off against each other Wednesday in a marquee matchup of baseball's premier left-handers.
Cal football assistant cited after arrest for soliciting prostitute
Pierre Ingram, Cal's wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinator, was arrested as part of a prostitution sting.
Extra bling in San Francisco Giants World Series rings
SAN FRANCISCO - The luster of silver and gold was added to the usual orange and black team colors of the San Francisco Giants on Saturday evening as the
Antioch High sophomore Najee Harris commits to Alabama
Alabama gets early commitment from Antioch High's Najee Harris, who rushed for 2,263 yards, 23 TDs during 2014 sophomore season
Live updates: Warriors vs. Pelicans, Game 2, Monday at 7 p.m.
The Golden State Warriors and the New Orleans Pelicans face off in Game 2 of their NBA Western Conference playoff series. Keep up with all the action with our live Twitter updates.
Pelicans' Evans, Holiday questionable for Game 2
New Orleans Pelicans guards Tyreke Evans and Jrue Holiday are questionable and will be game-time decisions for Game 2 against the Golden State Warriors.
Join our discussion as we show you how to grow vegetables in a drought Thursday at noon
Click here to view on a mobile device. Bay Area News Group garden writer Joan Morris and Master Gardener Janet Miller, who operates Our Garden, will show you how to grow vegetables even during our record-breaking drought.
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Bobbi Kristina Brown's family agrees she's out of coma
Whitney Houston’s mother, Cissy, says granddaughter suffered irreversible brain damage.