5 Cavs Players Not Named LeBron James That Warriors Fans Should Worry AboutThis NBA Finals series has been billed as LeBron James Vs. Stephen Curry, but the league's most popular players might not be the ones who decide which team will hoist the Larry O'Brien trophy later this month. Warriors fans know about Harrison Barnes, Leandro Barbosa, Festus Ezeli and the other Warriors capable of stepping up an carrying the team when Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green are off. But who, other than King James, can the Cavs count on to hit the clutch shot? Here are five names you need to know.
Live Anthrax Spores Possibly Sent To Stanford Lab; CDC Now AnalyzingA vial shipment sent to a Stanford lab last July may have contained small quantities of live anthrax spores, but officials say there is no threat to public safety.
U.S. Secretary Of Defense Ashton Carter Courts Silicon Valley Tech Community To Lead New Military Cyber StrategyHe also unveiled that Defense Innovation Unit X will be located in Silicon Valley to scout for emerging technologies and to strengthen existing relationships.
SF-Based Indiegogo Hosts Crowdfunding For Defense Of Cop Accused In South Carolina MurderSan Francisco crowdfunding site Indiegogo is hosting a fundraiser to help pay for the defense of a police officer caught on camera gunning down a fleeing suspect in South Carolina - after a rival site rejected the attempt.
Daily Madden: Darnell Dockett Signing Is A Good Move For The 49ersJohn Madden said if Justin Smith decides to return, he and newly signed Darnell Dockett will make for a formidable pair on the defensive line of the San Francisco 49ers.
Hagel Resigns As Defense Secretary Under PressureDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure from President Barack Obama's Cabinet, senior administration officials said Monday, following a tenure in which he has struggled to break through the White House's insular foreign policy team.
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Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses To DraftWill new "points of emphasis," which may limit how defensive backs defend receivers, affect the physical Seahawks? Check back at midseason for an answer. For now, there's no reason to think the Seahawks will surrender the top spot.
Gun Owner 'Stood His Ground,' Jury Agrees: Shooting Teen Was Not A CrimeA jury has found an Antioch gun owner not guilty in a landmark "Stand Your Ground" case happening exactly eight months to the day after George Zimmerman shot and killed Trayvon Martin in Florida.
Daily Madden: Tough Defense Wins The Day For Warriors"At some point you have to give credit to defense," John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. "I know that's a lot tougher in basketball because it's the same guys playing offense and defense. But if that were football you'd give a lot of credit to defense."
49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat SeattleWhen the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.
49ers Are Back To Their Turnover-Creating WaysAmong the biggest reasons Jim Harbaugh's Niners (4-2) are on a nice roll again and riding a three-game winning streak into Sunday's game at Tennessee is because a once-dominant defense challenged itself to return to top form after several sub-par weeks. And that means forcing turnovers all over the field.