Stories by Josh Dubow

Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015

Spotlight shining bright on three second-year QBs

ALAMEDA, Calif. - The challenges facing a rookie quarterback inthe NFL can be a bit overwhelming. After spending months after the college season preparing for the draft, the player joins a new ...
By Josh Dubow

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Disappointing Sharks left to play out string

SAN JOSE, Calif. - San Jose was officially eliminated from playoff contention Monday and will be playing out the string in the final two games for the first time in more than a decade.
By Josh Dubow

Friday, March 27, 2015

Drug testing, power arms contribute to decline in home runs

SAN FRANCISCO - Whether it's steroid testing, all those power arms in the bullpen or a lower strike zone, baseballs just aren't flying out of the park like they did a decade or two ago.
By Josh Dubow

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

Former Raiders receiver hopes for Hall of Fame call

ALAMEDA, Calif. - After watching fellow receivers Cris Carter and Andre Reed get that coveted Pro Football Hall of Fame call, Tim Brown hopes it's finally time for his number to be called.
By Josh Dubow

Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Raiders savor feeling of victory

On Thursday night, Oakland snapped its yearlong skid by beating the first-place Kansas City Chiefs 24-20.
By Josh Dubow

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

NHL wants cooler weather for outdoor game

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman only needs one more thing for the league's second outdoor game ever in California to be a success.
By Josh Dubow

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Giants' Tim Lincecum tosses second career no-hitter

SAN FRANCISCO - Tim Lincecum no-hit the San Diego Padres for the second time in his career, beating them 4-0 on Wednesday at AT&T Park.
By Josh Dubow

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Sharks force Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Joe Thornton got San Jose off to a fast start with a power-play goal to help the Sharks force a decisive seventh game with a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday night.
By Josh Dubow

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Orange survive Golden Bears

SAN JOSE, Calif. - C.J. Fair scored 18 points, James Southerland added 14 and fourth-seeded Syracuse survived a second-half drought of more than 12 minutes without a field goal to beat No. 12 seed ...
By Josh Dubow

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013

Bay Area men's tennis event to leave

The winner of this year's SAP Open in San Jose, Calif., which begins Monday, will be the last. It is being moved after this year, leaving the Bay Area without a men's tournament.
By Josh Dubow

Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013

Young QB clicks in 49ers pistol offense

On the big stage of the NFL playoffs, 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick is demonstrating just what he and that pistol offense are capable of against the toughest competition.
By Josh Dubow

Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013

Falcons' Nolan has history with 49ers

Former San Francisco 49ers coach Miike Nolan, now the defensive coordinator in Atlanta, gets a crack at his old team this week.
By Josh Dubow

Monday, Oct. 15, 2012

Giants pound Cardinals in Game 2

Marco Scutaro sparked a four-run fourth inning that helped San Francisco knock off St. Louis 7-1 in Game 2 of the NL Championship Series.
By Josh Dubow

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012

Chargers capitalize on Raiders' miscues

Nate Kaeding kicked five field goals in his first game back from a torn knee ligament and the Chargers capitalized on three botched punts following an injury to Oakland's long snapper to beat the ...
By Josh Dubow

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012

49ers have grown since preseason

San Francisco looks nothing like the team that was overmatched in a preseason loss to New Orleans.
By Josh Dubow

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Sharks try to stop their slide

Whether it's been after a heart-stopping win or a crushing loss, San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan has always been consistent in his belief that new momentum is created at the start of every ...
By Josh Dubow

Monday, May 2, 2011

Sacramento gets another year to build new arena for Kings

The Sacramento Kings will remain in town for at least one more season to give Mayor Kevin Johnson a chance to follow through on his promise of a new arena.
By Bernie Wilson and Josh Dubow

Monday, Dec. 28, 2009

Gore leads Niners past Lions 20-6

SAN FRANCISCO - Frank Gore scored on a 1-yard run and topped the 1,000-yard mark for the fourth straight year, and the San Francisco 49ers moved within one win of avoiding a seventh straight ...
By Josh Dubow

Monday, Dec. 14, 2009

Redskins easily beat Raiders 34-13

OAKLAND, Calif. - The Washington Redskins again went into the fourth quarter with a lead. Whether it was playing against JaMarcus Russell and the Oakland Raiders or their own resiliency, the ...
By Josh Dubow

Monday, Dec. 7, 2009

No. 19 Stanford to play Oklahoma in Sun Bowl

STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford will be making its first bowl appearance in eight years at the Sun Bowl against Oklahoma.
By Josh Dubow
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