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Raiders GM still considers Oakland top option

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Raiders owner Mark Davis walked into a makeshift Black Hole outside The Ritz-Carlton joining a throng of protesters, and vowed to do all he can to keep his team in Oakland. Even as he and Chargers owner Dean Spanos moved ahead on plans for a stadium project in Southern California.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Gray struggles in A’s loss

HOUSTON (AP) - Sonny Gray was less than his usually reliable self, and the struggling Oakland Athletics couldn't overcome it.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Furcal retires after 14 major league seasons

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Former NL Rookie of the Year Rafael Furcal is retiring after 14 major league seasons.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Dodgers finalize 6-year deal with Olivera

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cuban infielder Hector Olivera arrived at the Dodgers' spring training facility in Arizona after finalizing a $62.5 million, six-year contract Tuesday, and predicted he could be playing in the major leagues within a month.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Derek Carr sidelined in offseason workouts

ALAMEDA (AP) - When the Oakland Raiders took the field for the start of their first full-team practice since the NFL draft, there was one notable spectator.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on conversion turnovers.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Land deal closes for NFL stadium near LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders moved a step closer Tuesday to building a new stadium near Los Angeles after a complex land deal was finalized on a site that could become the home of a shared $1.7 billion venue.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Kraft: Patriots won’t appeal team’s fine, draft penalties

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Now that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is not appealing his team's punishments in the deflated footballs scandal, only his quarterback's challenge remains.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Players’ union asks Goodell to recuse self from Brady appeal

The players' union has asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the appeal hearing for Tom Brady in the deflated footballs case.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Timberwolves get top pick

NEW YORK (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves too often came to the NBA draft lottery and left in worse shape than they arrived.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Quite a change since 2014; Cavs meet Hawks in East finals

ATLANTA (AP) - The Cleveland Cavaliers could only watch enviously as LeBron James made a run at another NBA title in Miami.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NBA MVP, runner-up to clash

OAKLAND (AP) - The MVP race was decided weeks ago. Newly crowned Stephen Curry and runner-up James Harden insist there's a bigger prize they've wanted all along.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


49ers’ Justin Smith retires

SANTA CLARA (AP) - When Justin Smith decided that his body wouldn't let him perform up to his own lofty standards, he knew it was time to stop playing.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


‘Ice’ keeping cool as Warriors coach

OAKLAND (AP) - With the stakes high and fans ready to question and critique every move, Steve Kerr knew he'd be in the spotlight no matter how things played out this postseason.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NBA lottery still creating hope and headlines after 30 years

NEW YORK (AP) - Phil Jackson remembers watching old teammate Dave DeBusschere pound his fist in triumph, when the Knicks and NBA were dual winners.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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49ers exercise 5th-year option on DB Jimmie Ward

SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have exercised the fifth-year option on defensive back Jimmie Ward for the 2018 season.

May 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Deliberate Jazz try to slow down Warriors

OAKLAND (AP) - The Utah Jazz had the slowest pace in the league during the regular season, while the push-it-at-every-chance Golden State Warriors were among the ...

May 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Cueto outpitches Kershaw

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Johnny Cueto outpitched Clayton Kershaw, leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-3 victory Monday night that snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

May 02, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Homer in 12th slays Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Wil Myers hit a three-run homer in the top of the 12th inning to send the San Diego Padres past the San ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Logano pulls away to win Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Joey Logano smiled as if he'd stolen something and got away with it, and that wasn't far from the truth.

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nadal beats Thiem to win 10th title in Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Rafael Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 to win his 10th Barcelona Open title on Sunday.

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


San Jose snaps skid with win over Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Florian Jungwirth scored a goal and the San Jose Earthquakes beat Minnesota United 1-0 on Saturday night to snap a six-game winless streak.

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Lynch makes 6 trades in 1st draft with 49ers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - John Lynch and Mike Shanahan shunned a conservative approach during their first NFL draft together as the new leadership of the San ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders go heavy on defense in NFL draft

ALAMEDA (AP) - It was no surprise where the Oakland Raiders paid most attention in the NFL draft.

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Ins & outs of how some teams handled NFL draft

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - With 253 selections over three days, and a couple hundred thousand people on hand, the NFL draft seems as complex an operation as ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Richie Porte wins Tour of Romandie

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - Richie Porte won the six-day Tour of Romandie with a strong ride in the final time-trial stage on Sunday.

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bottas beats Vettel in Russian GP for F1 win

SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Valtteri Bottas fended off hard-charging Sebastian Vettel and outshone Lewis Hamilton to claim his first Formula One win on Sunday in the ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nomura outlasts Kerr on 6th hole of LPGA Tour playoff

IRVING, Texas (AP) - Hara Nomura two-putted for birdie on the sixth playoff hole Sunday for her third LPGA Tour victory after Cristie Kerr briefly took ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kisner-Brown, Blixt-Smith head to Zurich playoff

AVONDALE, La. (AP) - Kevin Kisner chipped in for eagle on the 18th hole as darkness fell Sunday night at the Zurich Classic, lifting himself and ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


CEO says NASCAR ‘not isolated’ in fighting to attract fans

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France says the challenge of connecting with a new, younger generation of fans is something that all ...

April 30, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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