7:24 PM EST, Thu January 29, 2015
San Jose Mercury News 20 mins ago

Warriors' Klay Thompson makes NBA All-Star team

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is chosen as a Western Conference reserve for the NBA All-Star game at Madison Square Garden.

Sharks vs. Ducks pregame: Wouldn’t it be nice to have Tommy Wingels tonight?

The Sharks will miss Tommy Wingels in all of the games they’ll play without him over the next month or so. But I’m guessing they’d especially love to have him Thursday night at SAP Center when San Jose hosts the… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

Sharks one of five teams creating new Pacific Division in AHL

Sharks see both hockey and business benefits in move of development team from Worcester to SAP Center

Tom Gamble returns to 49ers’ front office

Prior to his two seasons in Philadelphia, Gamble, 51, spent eight seasons in the 49ers’ personnel department, finishing as their director of player personnel from 2011-12. After Gamble left, he was replaced as director of player personnel by Joel Patten, who has since left the 49ers and not been replaced.
San Jose Mercury News 2 hours ago

Sharks look to stay disciplined against rival Ducks

The San Jose Sharks with Joe Pavelski have scored five power play goals in 20 chances with the man advantage against the Anaheim Ducks, and have also killed 14 of 17 penalties in winning three of four games this season against the NHL's Pacific Division leaders
San Jose Mercury News 3 hours ago

49ers bring back personnel man Gamble

Tom Gamble returns two years after leaving to join the Philadelphia Eagles front office.

Tom Gamble returns to 49ers personnel department

Trent Baalke’s personnel department officially brought back Tom Gamble on Thursday, two years after Gamble left to join the Philadelphia Eagles front office. Gamble’s title is “senior personnel executive.” “Tom is one of the most experienced, knowledgeable, and respected personnel… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 4 hours ago

Joe Montana roots for Seahawks, but picks Patriots to win

San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana says deflation controversy will pull the New England Patriots together.

Raiders defensive end Justin Tuck talks Khalil Mack, Derek Carr and Ndamukong Suh on radio row at Super Bowl XLIX

Radio row is made for guys like Justin Tuck. Smart and insightful, the Raiders defensive end is the perfect guest because he’ll address almost anything and usually it has some opinion attached rather than a series of clichés. In an… Continue Reading →
San Francisco Chronicle 4 hours ago

Tim Brown says making Hall of Fame would be bittersweet

Tim Brown likes to think he is running downfield open when it comes to the Pro Football Hall of Fame voting on Saturday. There aren’t as many receivers going against the former Raiders great this year, after Cris Carter got in in 2013 and Andre Reed last year. Brown is a finalist for a sixth straight year since first becoming eligible in 2010 and only has one other receiver to compete with in Marvin Harrison. ”Certainly the logjam is not the same,” Brown said in a conference call. Brown ranks fifth all-time in receptions (1,094), sixth in receiving yards (14,934) and is tied for seventh...
San Jose Mercury News 4 hours ago

Joe Montana makes his Super Bowl pick on silver anniversary of his last 49ers championship

It's been 25 years and one day since Joe Montana won his fourth Super Bowl with the 49ers. His prediction for Sunday's Super Bowl XLIX: New England Patriots 27, Seattle Seahawks 24.

Streak buster? Chryst charged with stopping 49ers’ offensive stretch

Chryst, who will reportedly become the 49ers’ next offensive coordinator, will oversee an attack that hasn’t been elite in over a decade. Consider: The 49ers, Titans and Dolphins are the only teams that haven’t ranked among the NFL’s top 10 in yards or points per game since 2003.

Joe Montana makes his Super Bowl pick on silver anniversary of his last 49ers championship

It’s been 25 years and one day since Joe Montana won his fourth Super Bowl with the 49ers. His prediction for Sunday’s Super Bowl XLIX: New England Patriots 27, Seattle Seahawks 24. “My wife is doing a lot of stuff… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 8 hours ago

Dick Vermeil on 49ers coaching moves: My gosh, I just cannot believe what s happened

Count Bay Area native and former NFL coach Dick Vermeil among those perplexed by this month's 49ers coaching moves.

Dick Vermeil on 49ers coaching moves: ‘My gosh, I just cannot believe what’s happened’

Count Bay Area native and former NFL coach Dick Vermeil among those perplexed by this month’s 49ers coaching moves. Vermeil appeared Thursday morning on the KNBR 680-AM, the 49ers’ flagship station, and, as he’s been prone to do, he didn’t… Continue Reading →

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