10:39 PM EST, Thu February 11, 2016
Oakland Tribune 1 hour ago

Raiders agree to one-year lease extension in Oakland, hire former 49ers exec to help with stadium deal

Mark Davis talks about Oakland stadium; Oakland Raiders' long-term plans still up in the air, but team officials announced Thursday afternoon that the team had agreed to a one-year lease extension to remain at the O.Co Coliseum for the 2016 NFL season.

Warriors arrive at All-Star weekend as showcase’s darlings

TORONTO - A broadcast reporter emerged from her enclosed studio on the second floor of the Sheraton Hotel on Thursday to find her next interviewee, Stephen Curry, being followed by a flock of people. Whether he likes it or not, Curry’s entourage is growing by the day, and the same goes for Draymond Green and Klay Thompson, who also made their arrivals at All-Star weekend and decisively illustrated the Warriors’ status as darlings of the showcase. Aside from reporters, fans discovered a skylight and tried to photograph the Warriors as they sauntered through their media obligations. The...
Oakland Tribune 2 hours ago

Pac-12 men's basketball: Cal's Wallace cleared to play against No. 11 Oregon

Golden Bears senior had missed five games with a broken hand
San Francisco Chronicle 2 hours ago

Millennials, like everyone else, love Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry, according to a recent poll, is the favorite athlete of Millennials, the coveted 18 to 34 age demographic. A company called 120 Sports conducted the Millennial poll. Which is why people who normally wouldn’t pay any attention to the NBA All-Star Game will be watching this weekend’s Toronto event. “He embodies the spirit of this generation,” said Emigdio Gamboa, the director of marketing for 120 Sports, a digital network that partners with sports leagues and content properties, which conducted the poll. The company digs into consumer trends to shape its...

Cal basketball: Bears have big opportunity vs. Oregon

Cal (15-8, 5-5 Pac-12) tips off at 6 pm against conference-leading No. 11 Oregon (20-4, 9-2) in a game that can alter the trajectory of the Bears' season. Cal, 14-0 at home, already owns a win at Haas Pavilion against Arizona. Beating the… Continue Reading → The post Cal basketball: Bears have big opportunity vs. Oregon appeared first on BearTalk.
San Jose Mercury News 5 hours ago

Arsenal will face MLS All-Stars at Avaya Stadium

Arsenal FC of the English Premier League will face the MLS All-Star team in the 2016 MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium in July.
Raiders bring back S Nate Allen

Raiders bring back S Nate Allen

ALAMEDA _ The Raiders apparently didn’t see enough of safety Nate Allen last season to cut the cord completely. A day after Allen was released, the Raiders re-signed the veteran safety to an undisclosed contract Thursday, the club announced. Allen’s… Continue Reading → The post Raiders bring back S Nate Allen appeared first on Inside the Oakland Raiders.

Warriors’ Green works way into All-Star Game

TORONTO - Draymond Green arrived at Toronto’s Sheraton Hotel on Thursday and told his representative that he was willing to fill all media requests along the NBA All-Star Game’s “car wash.” In a whirlwind 3 ½ years, Green has emerged from a doubted and overlooked second-round pick to a no-doubt All-Star who is one of the most vital pieces of an historically great Warriors team. “I don’t think there is anybody in the league who can defend as many positions as well as he defends different positions,” said ESPN analyst P.J. Carlesimo, who coached 13 seasons in the NBA, including...

Sharks ecstatic for Barracuda coach Roy Sommer

It took a little more time than expected, but Roy Sommer became the winningest coach in AHL history on Wednesday night as the Barracuda beat the Ontario Reign 4-2 at SAP Center. The Sharks that played for Sommer couldn’t be… Continue Reading → The post Sharks ecstatic for Barracuda...

Which player should the 49ers draft in Round 1?

Two weeks ago I posted my first mock draft of the year. If you missed it, here it is: Round 1: Shaq Lawson, OLB, Clemson Round 2: Germain Ifedi, OT, Texas A&M Round 3: Kentrell Brothers, ILB, Missouri Round 4: Paul McRoberts, WR, Southeast Missouri State Round 4: Vernon Adams, QB, Oregon Round 5: Keanu […]
News conference schedule for 3 p.m. to make “Important Announcement on Future of the Oakland Raiders”

News conference schedule for 3 p.m. to make “Important Announcement on Future of the Oakland Raiders”

The Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority has called for a 3 p.m. news conference on Thursday to make an “important announcement of the future of the Oakland Raiders.” Raiders owner Mark Davis is scheduled to attend and the presumption… Continue Reading → The post News conference schedule for 3 p.m. to make “Important Announcement on Future of the Oakland Raiders” appeared first on Inside the Oakland Raiders.

Sharks' Tennyson in as Dillon sits for game vs. Flames

The Sharks will have a new defensive pair for the first time since early December as Matt Tennyson will play alongside Dylan DeMelo for Thursday’s game against the Calgary Flames. Brenden Dillon is not available after he suffered an upper… Continue Reading → The post Sharks' Tennyson...
San Jose Mercury News 8 hours ago

Did Terrell Owens' demeanor cost him the Hall of Fame?

Hall of Fame voter says Terrell Owens' attitude cost him Hall of Fame votes.
Oakland Tribune 9 hours ago

No more free Coliseum BART parking for A's, Warriors and Raiders games

BART board votes to begin charging between $7 and $30 for each of the facility's 954 parking spots when professional teams play. For years fans have parked there for free and walked to the venues.

Cal football: Former Aggies' offensive coordinator Jake Spavital lands at Cal, per report

Jake Spavital, who has coached the likes of Brandon Weeden, Geno Smith and Johnny Manziel and has a long history working with the Air Raid offense, is Cal’s new offensive coordinator, CBS Sports reported Thursday morning. The hiring of Spavital,… Continue Reading → The post Cal football: Former Aggies' offensive coordinator Jake Spavital lands at Cal, per report appeared first on BearTalk.

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