Category Archives: Sports

The NU game plan: Dazzle ’em if you can’t beat ’em

Nevada Union and Bear River high schools will sort of kick-off the 2016 football season Saturday when they participate in a four-team scrimmage at El Camino High School in Sacramento. Fortunately for the Miners, nobody will be keeping score. As … Continue reading

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Splash Brothers didn’t wow the so-called college experts

The Golden State Warriors open defense of their NBA title tonight against Cleveland, and their success will depend a great deal on how well guards Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, aka, the Splash Brothers, perform in the best-of-seven series. Some … Continue reading

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Warriors aren’t the only Bay Area team contending for a title

In case you haven’t noticed, the San Jose Sharks are one win away from making it the Western Conference finals in a quest for their first National Hockey League championship. If the Sharks win tonight, they’ll take the best-of-seven series … Continue reading

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The trend line is up for the Raiders and down for the 49ers

The 32 teams of the National Football League will roll the dice again tonight as they start the three-day process of drafting what they hope will be their future stars. There are only three things we know for sure before … Continue reading

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Save this sound investment advice for future reference

There are a lot of sports bettors who are known as angle guys, people who are looking for specific situations they can exploit to their advantage. They are no more successful than other types of bettors, but that doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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We get to renew our love-hate relationship with Barry Bonds

Northern California baseball fans get to renew their love-hate relationship with Barry Bonds this weekend while the Miami Marlins are in town for a three-game series with the Giants. Bonds is the team’s hitting coach, the only baseball job he … Continue reading

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It ain’t bragging if you can do it

Professional sports are┬ápopulated with team owners who made their fortunes doing other things, and believe they can work the same magic in the world of sports. Most of them learn the hard way that sports is a whole different game. … Continue reading

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