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Fans tailgate before the start of an Oakland Athletics game at Coliseum. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Board Extends Oakland Coliseum Lease For A’s, Raiders

The Raiders will pay $400,000 in 2014. The A’s will pay $1.75 million each of the two years of the extension.


Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors drives to the basket against JaVale McGee #34 of the Denver Nuggets during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the Pepsi Center on April 23, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Group Hopes Warriors Playoff Run Keeps Team In Oakland

With the Golden State Warriors hosting their first playoff games since 2007, Oakland sports boosters hope to use the occasion to gain support for keeping the team in the East Bay.


Oakland Mayor Jean Quan poses with Raider fans at a rally before the opening day loss to San Diego (CBS)

Fundraising Raffle Is Latest Attempt To Save Oakland Sports

The movement aimed at keeping all of Oakland’s three major professional sports teams in town is now using raffles and other fundraisers more commonly associated with youth leagues to raise money for new stadiums.

09/11/2012 Coliseum, Oakland

Oakland Rolls Out Renovation Plans Aimed At Keeping Sports Teams

Oakland city leaders were set Wednesday to reveal details of a plan aimed at keeping their sports teams from leaving town.