The best photos from the Warriors championship parade in San Francisco

sports // Golden State Warriors Katie Dowd, Douglas Zimmerman, Charles Russo, SFGATE June 20, 2022Updated: June 20, 2022 3:37 pm Stephen Curry and Damion Lee celebrate during the Warriors championship parade in San Francisco on June 20, 2022. Douglas Zimmerman/SFGATE Having four parades in eight years hasn’t gotten any less exciting for the Golden State … Read more

2022 US Open: Matt Fitzpatrick’s exhilarating victory reminds why major championship golf remains unmatched

BROOKLINE, Mass. — This 2022 US Open week began with a discussion of the worst parts of professional golf and ended with a handful of moments that showcased the game at its best. Matt Fitzpatrick shot a 68 on Sunday at The Country Club to beat Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler by a stroke as … Read more

US Open 2022: Jon Rahm leads nine golfers most likely to claim championship at The Country Club

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Jon Rahm walked off the 17th green with venom in his eyes. He just hit a sweet little spinning wedge to a few feet and poured it in for his third consecutive 3 of him as well as his third birdie across four holes. Suddenly, he had the solo lead at the … Read more

Four issues the Celtics need to address if they want to take the last step to a championship next season

If it’s any consolation to the Boston Celtics, five of the past 14 NBA champions won it all after losing the Finals in the previous season. This pain that they’re feeling right now can be a conduit to the league’s ultimate prize a year from now, but in all five cases, the returning finalist improved … Read more

NBA Finals: Stephen Curry’s fourth championship puts him in even rarer historical air, and he’s far from done

I never know quite where I stand on the whole ring culture. Championships are not won by one player. They are total organizational victories, and they can be highly circumstantial. That said, Stephen Curry winning his fourth NBA championship, tying him with the likes of LeBron James and Shaquille O’Neal, on Thursday night feels highly … Read more

Celtics are handing the Warriors the NBA championship

Just under five minutes remained in Monday’s Game 5 when a slight confrontation took place: Jayson Tatum, preparing to take a practice shot as the Celtics walked to the huddle for a timeout, was being impeded by Draymond Green and trailed by fellow Warrior Gary Payton II. It was the sort of hounding, get-under-your-skin tactic … Read more

Andonovski Names 23-Player US Women’s National Team Roster For Concacaf W Championship In Mexico

CHICAGO (June 13, 2022) – US Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named the 23-player roster that will represent the USA in Mexico at the 2022 Concacaf W Championship, an eight-team tournament at which berths to the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup and the 2024 Paris Olympics are at stake. Andonovski also named … Read more

Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan return to USWNT roster for 2022 CONCACAF Championship

Megan Rapinoe returns to the USWNT roster for the first time since October 2021. Steph Chambers/Getty Images Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan and Becky Sauerbrunn headline the 23-player roster named by United States women’s national team boss Vlatko Andonovski that will take part in the 2022 CONCACAF W Championship next month. Andonovski also has named three … Read more

Matt Cardona relinquished NWA Worlds Heavyweight Championship, new champion crowned at Alwayz Ready

The big question heading into the NWA Alwayz Ready PPV was the status of Matt Cardona and the NWA Worlds Heavyweight Championship. Cardona suffered a bicep injury that required surgery. That meant he was not in fighting condition to defend the Ten Pounds of Gold. The main event segment solved that dilemma with Trevor Murdoch … Read more

BYU’s Courtney Wayment wins 3,000-meter steeplechase at NCAA Track and Field Championship

EUGENE, Ore. — Courtney Wayment didn’t merely win the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Track & Field Championships Saturday afternoon; she stole the show. Three laps into the 7 ½-lap race, Wayment accelerated and proceeded to run away from the field in the pouring rain. She widened her lead lap after lap – first five … Read more