SF Chronicle With Warriors NBA Championship Win On Front Page Sells Out In A Matter Of MinutesSan Francisco Chronicle kiosks and paper stands were empty by mid-morning Thursday after the Warriors NBA Finals Championship win.
San Francisco Giants Offering Fans Chance At World Championship Ring In Raffle To Benefit YouthSan Francisco Giants fans are getting a chance at an authentic World Championship ring just like the ones players got for their 2014 World Series win, with a raffle that benefits the Giants Community Fund, which helps underserved youth.
NBA Favorite Warriors Drawing More Betting Action Than Any Other TeamComing out of the All-Star break, the Golden State Warriors are seen by many as the favorites among Las Vegas bookies (After 37 years in the Bay Area I can't believe I just wrote that line). And the short odds apparently aren't scaring away many bets.
Report Claims 11 Of 12 Patriots Footballs Were Under-InflatedThe NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated.
Facial Recognition: The Emotional Key To The Next NBA Championship?The Milwaukee Bucks turned to a facial coding expert to read potential draft picks to determine if they have the right emotional attributes to help the team. The Bucks were so impressed with the work, they're now using the same technology to look at the whole team.
GameDay: Will Warriors Host Next Championship Parade?The NBA Power Rankings came out today ranking your Golden State Warriors as the best team in basketball, or the most powerful, depending on your literal interpretation of the rankings.
San Francisco Police Prepare For Rowdiness In Case Giants Win World SeriesSan Francisco police are preparing for rowdy celebrations that could erupt if the Giants clinch a World Series victory tonight or Wednesday, a police spokesman said Tuesday.
Giants To Face St. Louis Cardinals In NLCS After Beating Nationals In Division SeriesJoe Panik scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning on Aaron Barrett’s bases-loaded wild pitch, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night to return to the NL Championship Series.
Warriors Are Only NBA Team With Two Players On U.S. Basketball Team Roster Sharpshooting Golden State Warrior guards Klay Thompson and Steph Curry will be among 19 NBA stars competing to represent the United States for the 2014 Basketball World Cup, making ‘the Dubs’ the lone team to land two players on the roster.
San Francisco's Harding Park Expected To Host 2020 PGA Championship TournamentMultiple reports indicate Thursday that Harding Park in San Francisco has been selected to host the PGA Championship in 2020. The 2019 event will be played at Bethpage Black, a public course on Long Island.
Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James YoungYoung scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young's ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.
Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For TitleThe wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.