The 49ers' newly-drafted quarterback Trey Lance took to the field for rookie practice outside of Levi's Stadium. Vern Glenn reports. (5-14-21)
New Niners QB Trey Lance Suits Up for 1st PracticeThe 49ers' newly-drafted quarterback Trey Lance took to the field for rookie practice outside of Levi's Stadium. Vern Glenn reports. (5-14-21)
San Francisco High Schools Required To Wear Masks While Playing Indoor SportsWhile mask restrictions slowly loosen in the Bay Area, some Bay Area high school athletes are playing by a stricter set of rules. Dennis O'Donnell profiles San Francisco's St. Ignatius boys basketball team wearing masks during games.
San Francisco 49ers Announce NFL Schedule For 2021 SeasonDennis O'Donnell reports on the release of the 49ers 2021 game schedule (5-12-2021)
Team Coverage: Major League Baseball Greenlights Oakland A’s To Consider RelocatingSaying the current Coliseum site is not viable for a new stadium, Major League Baseball allowed the A's to look at potentially relocating if a proposal for a new ballpark at Howard Terminal falls through. Andria Borba and Dennis O'Donnell report. (5/11/21)
Bay Area Trainer Speaks Out On Kentucky Derby Doping ScandalA retired Petaluma horse trainer talks to John Ramos about Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit testing positive for a banned substance and weighs in on the thoroughbred's celebrity trainer, Bob Baffert.
Game Day: Warriors Forward Juan Toscano-Anderson Living The DreamDennis O'Donnell interviews Warriors forward Juan Toscano-Anderson on Game Day. The Oakland native is living his dream of playing for the team he grew up rooting for and contributing to the team's success down the stretch. (5-10-21)
'Pretty Fitting Of The Baseball Gods To Bestow Their Power Upon Ramon'A's outfielder Ramon Laureano made a game-saving catch in the top of the 8th inning and then delivered the go-ahead home run in the bottom of the inning. Vern Glenn recaps Sunday's 7-5 win against the Orioles at the Coliseum. (5-3-21)
49ers 2nd Round Pick Excited For Return To Bay AreaDennis O'Donnell interviews new 49ers offensive lineman Aaron Banks on Game Day. It's a return to the Bay Area for Banks, who graduated from El Cerrito High School. (5-3-21)
Get To Know New 49ers Quarterback Trey LanceThe 49ers selected quarterback Trey Lance with the 3rd overall pick in the NFL Draft. Mike McFeely covered Lance at North Dakota State for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. He joined Dennis O'Donnell on Game Day to tell us more about the team's new QB of the future. (5-3-21)
49ers Welcome New Players on 2nd Day of NFL DraftThe San Francisco 49ers gave a warm welcome to the Niners quarterback of the future and the team's second-round pick. Andrea Nakano reports. (4-30-21)
Will Thursday's Draft Be Deja Vu For 49ers?The 49ers are set to take a quarterback with the 3rd overall pick in Thursday's draft. It will be the first time they've selected a quarterback that high since they drafted Alex Smith with the #1 pick in 2005. Dennis O'Donnell looks back on that draft and how the franchise is facing a similar dilemma this week. (4-27-21)
Stanford Student Athletes Protest Cuts To Varsity TeamsHundreds of student athletes at Stanford University are protesting sweeping cuts to the university's athletics department, after the school announced cutting 11 varsity teams at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. Devin Fehely reports. (4/26/21)
Bay Area Teams Ready to Welcome Fans But Impact of Fake Vaccination Cards Is UnknownOnline marketplace OfferUp said Thursday the company has removed posts selling fake COVID-19 vaccination cards, disabled those accounts and is working with law enforcement after several attorneys general demanded action. Maria Medina reports. (4-22-21)
Save Stanford SportsStanford has one of the most successful athletic programs in the country, but now eleven programs are in danger of being eliminated at the end of the school year. Vern Glenn profiles the group trying to save Stanford sports. (4-19-21)
Warriors New President Joins Game DayWarriors President & COO Brandon Schneider joined Dennis O'Donnell on Game Day. Schnieder has worked for the organization since 2002. He will take over for Rick Welts, who is retiring at the end of the season. (4-19-21)
Marshawn Lynch Discusses Vaccine Reticence in Interview With Dr. Anthony FauciIt was an unusual matchup: Beastmode and Dr. Fauci. It turns out, they share a common goal: getting all Americans vaccinated. Andrea Nakano reports. (4-16-21)
Stanford Golfer Delivers 'Heck' Of A Performance At Augusta NationalStanford's Rachel Heck finished 3rd at the Augusta National Women's Amateur tournament last week. The final round is played on the same course as The Masters. Vern Glenn interviewed Heck when she returned to campus. (4-12-21)
Business Is Booming For Bay Area Golf CoursesGolf has become more popular than ever since being one of the first activities to re-open last spring during the pandemic. Nearly one year later, people of all ages and skill levels continue to flock to Bay Area courses.
Gary Payton II Looking To Make A Name For Himself With WarriorsGary Payton II joins Dennis O'Donnell on Game Day. He signed a 10-day contract with the Warriors last week as he continues to try and find a home in the NBA and follow in his father's footsteps. Gary Payton was a pre star at Skyline High School is in the Basketball Hall of Fame. (4-12-21)
Aaron Taylor Brings "Showtime" From San Quentin To Chase CenterVern Glenn catches up with Aaron "Showtime" Taylor following his performance as the Warriors PA announcer Saturday night. Taylor practiced his announcing skills during a 26-year sentence at San Quentin State Prison. (4-12-21)
Delighted Giants Fans Return to Oracle Park on Splendid Opening DayOracle Park was buzzing with excitement all day Friday. Giants fans had a chance to sing "take me out to the ball game" while actually *being* at a ball game for the first time in more than a year. Wilson Walker reports. (4-9-21)
Police Say Tiger Woods Was Driving 40 MPH Over Speed Limit at Time of CrashRachel Kim reports on new details about February crash that seriously injured Tiger Woods released by authorities (4-7-2021)
NCAA: Homecoming Celebrates Stanford Women's Basketball's Historic VictoryThe Stanford women's basketball team was still basking in the glow of their historic victory on Monday. Maria Medina has more on the momentous homecoming for the Cardinal.
Slight Glitches Mar Oakland A's Home OpenerKen Bastida talks with Oakland Athletics president Dave Kaval. (4-2-21)