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You never thought it would be a sweep did you??!? The thing to me was the first two rounds for the Warriors were a little emotional. Doc Rivers had been taking his verbal shots at the Warriors since 2013, and things were heightened during the Lob City (Non-Era) Era, and credit where credit is due–the […]
Most major cities in America have at least one professional sports franchise. The existence of a pro sports team is almost a prerequisite for a city to be considered ‘major’ in the USA. Bigger cities with the largest populations tend to have the most pro sports team (examples: Los Angeles and New York). But just […]
With the NBA Finals kicking off on May 30 and the league allowing teams to sell ad space on uniforms as of 2017, estimated to generate $100 million to $150 million in yearly revenue, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst Cities for Basketball Fans as well as accompanying videos.
My favorite basketball team is the Golden State Warriors. They’ve won 3 of the last 4 NBA titles, and last night they secured another Finals berth for the 5th straight time. Just incredible, not seen since the 60s with the Boston Celtics. A lot of people always think, whatever, you’re just another bandwagon Warriors fan… […]
It was strange. I’d just been “discussing” (is a WhatsApp thread a discussion?) Alex’s habit of accidentally going commando with someone from Oaklands. He is known to a select few at my second home as The Pantless One. And then I saw him. No, not Alex rolling around tackle out making animalistic noises, but a […]
FMIA: Smart NFL People Share 25 Ways To Make Pro Football Better http://bit.ly/2LStcds The idea: ask smart people, 25 of them, in and around football, what they’d do if they could change one thing about the sport of professional football. I’m getting out of the way. From Ron Wolf to […]
The NFL is in a good place, but it certainly could be better. In his Football Morning in America column, Peter King polls 25 smart NFL people—from media to players to coaches and beyond—for their ideas on how to improve the game. Also in the column:
• Chris Long opens up about why he’s retiring after 11 seasons, and the lessons he learned along the way.
• The one factor that gives New England the ultimate advantage over its perennially flailing counterparts in the AFC East.
• More thoughts, notes and opinions on Mike Maccagnan’s firing and the Jets mess;.the reason Dallas might slip in 2019; what Scott Pioli will be remembered for in Atlanta.
• Plus 10 things, factoids, coffeenerdness, beernerdness and an opportunity for a reader to guest-write a column while Peter King’s away on summer vacation.
Bruce Ely / Trailblazers.com It really seemed like The Blazers would get this. Even the bookmakers in Vegas gave them chances of winning. They played most of the game, sometimes they extended their lead to 18 points, but man, no lead is safe against Golden State. It's annoying. It's a mess. The Blazers started collapsing […]
CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Josh Peter breaks down the Western Conference finals matchup between the Warriors and Blazers that features a pair of dynamic backcourts. USA TODAY OAKLAND — The Portland Trail Blazers’ big chance came and went on Thursday night, taking with it what seemed to be any realistic likelihood that these Western Conference […]
The Golden State Warriors’ ‘The Town’ jerseys are a tip of the cap to the city of Oakland, and we broke down the details behind their unique look.
I was within a few feet of Sacramento’s former City Manager John Shirley when he announced, Sleep Train could not compete with the new arena. Something about a non-competing clause. Sealing the fate of the 30 year old complex. Arco, (now Sleep Train) opened in 1988, cost a mere 40 million (below average in 1988) […]
CapitalCityTickets.com carries a wide selection of NBA Finals tickets at affordable prices. From the Los Angeles Lakers playing the Boston Celtics in 1985 to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Dallas Mavericks in 2011, NBA playoff games have created countless unforgettable moments in basketball history. The National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs are a best-of-seven elimination tournament among 16 teams in the Eastern Conference […]
OAKLAND, California – They are lock-step and lock-arm and also lock-jersey as they enter Oracle Arena in what is their crowning achievement for mom and dad in basketball. Dell and Sonya Curry are in the running for the First Couple of the NBA, and in the Western Conference finals, this honor comes with equal pride […]
Panel: First Half Monologue: Don’t make things easier for Steph By the end of the night, Steph had 36 points in 35 minutes including nine three-pointers. The Oracle crowd loved it Steph’s mom, Sonya loved it: After the game, Portland’s Terry Stotts was asked about his strategy on Steph: But his players were more than […]
OAKLAND, Calif. — They are lock-step and lock-arm and also lock-jersey as they enter Oracle Arena in what is their crowning achievement as a basketball mom and dad. Dell and Sonya Curry are in the running for First Couple of the NBA, and in the Western Conference finals, this honor comes with an equal amount […]