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Whitley Sandretto
August 07, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Kevin Durant doesn't think the Warriors mishandled his calf injury, the two-time Finals MVP told Chris Haynes of Yahoo! Sports. "Hell no," Durant said, per Haynes, who visited the new Brooklyn Net in Los Angeles. Spending day in LA with KD: First interview in two months, Kevin Durant on choosing...
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Tommy Call
August 07, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Football is back in Santa Clara and so is the injury bug. Three important San Francisco 49ers spent time with trainers during Wednesday’s practice and both Nick Bosa and Jason Verrett are headed for MRIs on their ankles, the team announced. Here's the latest from Santa Clara. Update: #49ers first-...
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Karl Buscheck
August 07, 2019 - 11:45 am
I had a doctor’s appointment at Kaiser — Golden State sponsorship alert — on a characteristically foggy summer morning in San Francisco's Mission Bay. So, naturally, I walked over to Chase Center and checked in on the Warriors’ soon-to-be-home. The newly-unveiled UCSF/Chase Center Muni stop —...
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Karl Buscheck
August 06, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Not much has gone right for Joe Panik on the diamond in 2019. The 2014 World Series winner saw his orange and black tenure come to a close on Tuesday when the only MLB team he's known designated him for assignment, a move telegraphed by the deadline day addition of fellow left-handed hitting second...
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Tommy Call
August 06, 2019 - 1:54 pm
As we get into the thick of training campm, with the preseason opener looming on Saturday night, 49ers practice is getting a little tighter. The defense has been a dominant force in scrimmages so far in camp, but Tuesday the offense struck back — kinda. Jimmy Garoppolo got camp going with a play...
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Karl Buscheck
August 06, 2019 - 12:16 pm
Klay Thompson’s recovery from a torn ACL appears to be going as well as could be expected. Arash Markazi of the Los Angeles Times recently caught up with the Warrior who is already moving around without a limp or the help of crutches. “I feel good,” Thompson said. “I’m going to come back 110%.”...
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Whitley Sandretto
August 05, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The Athletic's Shams Charania is reporting that Draymond Green's four-year, $100 million contract extension with the Warriors includes a player option for 2023. Golden State's Draymond Green has become first Warriors star in dynasty to receive player option on a long-term deal, with ability to opt...
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Karl Buscheck
August 05, 2019 - 11:52 am
The Giants have scooped up ex-A's reliever Ryan Dull, the team announced on Monday morning, about a week before the clubs face off in Round 1 of The Bay Bridge Series. Dull will report to Triple-A Sacramento. Dull, who was lugging around a 12.00 ERA in seven appearences for the A's, was designated...
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Tommy Call
August 04, 2019 - 1:39 pm
Similar to practices of the past, the 49ers defense edged the offense on Sunday in Santa Clara. Day eight of training camp included tipped passes, tackles for loss and interceptions. Kyle Shanahan said the defenses advantage in camp starts with the defensive line. “They’re getting to the...
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Tommy Call
August 03, 2019 - 1:40 pm
Week 2 of 49ers training camp in Santa Clara started off with a quick practice highlighted by the receiving corp. Majority of practice was focused on redzone work. Pass catchers and defensive backs started things off with one-on-one work in the redzone. With Ahkello Witherspoon nursing a glute...
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