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Purdy, defense lead 49ers to 33-17 win over Dolphins

Purdy, defense lead 49ers to 33-17 win over Dolphins

SANTA CLARA  – Rookie quarterback Brock Purdy replaced injured Jimmy Garoppolo and recorded his first two touchdowns of his career. Despite losing Garoppolo for the remainder of the game, the San Francisco 49ers rode another strong performance behind their defense to defeat the Miami Dolphins 33-17 for their fifth straight win. “He’s got some balls…

Warriors corral Bulls 119-111 behind Poole’s 30 points

Warriors corral Bulls 119-111 behind Poole’s 30 points

SAN FRANCISCO – Jordan Poole scored 16 of his game-high 30 points in the first half off the bench helping Golden State kickoff a three-game homestand with a 119-111 victory over the Chicago Bulls Friday night for their ninth straight win at Chase Center this season. The Warriors (12-11) improve to 10-1 at home this…

49ers win fourth straight, blank Saints 13-0

49ers win fourth straight, blank Saints 13-0

SANTA CLARA – The 49ers defense dominated today, they forced two fumbles to shutout the New Orleans Saints 13-0 today at Levi’s Stadium. The Saints scored in 332 straight games, the longest active streak in the NFL. The last time New Orleans was held scoreless was Week 17 in 2001 against the San Francisco.  The…

Warriors fend off Jazz 129-118

Warriors fend off Jazz 129-118

SAN FRANCISCO – Five starters scored in double figures led by Stephen Curry’s 33 points. The Warriors stay hot at home with a 129-118 victory over the Utah Jazz tonight. This was Curry’s 12th 30-point game in 17 contests this year. Curry started the game on fire, he scored 15 points on 6-of-10 shooting. Then…

Warriors fend off Knicks 111-101

Warriors fend off Knicks 111-101

SAN FRANCISCO – Stephen Curry led all scorers with 24 points, 10 assists and six rebounds, Andrew Wiggins added 20 points and seven assists as Golden State had six players finish in double figures on their way to a 111-101 victory over the visiting New York Knicks for their sixth straight win at Chase Center…

49ers rally late to beat Chargers 22-16

49ers rally late to beat Chargers 22-16

SANTA CLARA, Calif – Christian McCaffrey continues to be the offensive spark for the 49ers., he scored the go-ahead touchdown to propel San Francisco to a 22-16 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday night following their bye week. At times, the Niners’ offense was stagnant. Jimmy Garoppolo engineered his guys through a quagmire quarter…

Curry’s 40 point night, leads Warriors past Cavs 106-101

Curry’s 40 point night, leads Warriors past Cavs 106-101

SAN FRANCISCO – For most of the night, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Warriors traded shots, but it was the scoring prowess of Stephen Curry that guided Golden State to a 106-101 victory over the Cavaliers Friday night in front of a raucous crowd at Chase Center. With the win, the Warriors improve to 5-1 at…

Lance out for season, Garoppolo leads 49ers past Sehawks 27-7

Lance out for season, Garoppolo leads 49ers past Sehawks 27-7

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ UPDATE (12:33PM 9/19) – “San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance underwent successful surgery on his injured right ankle this morning, an injury that occurred in yesterday’s game versus the Seattle Seahawks.  “Surgery was performed at Stanford Hospital and repaired two injuries to Lance’s ankle, a fibula fracture and ligament disruption.  Lance will start the…

Warriors finish off Celtics 103-90, win fourth NBA title in eight years

Warriors finish off Celtics 103-90, win fourth NBA title in eight years

BOSTON – The Golden State Warriors clinched their fourth NBA title in eight years by defeating the Boston Celtics 103-90 tonight at TD Garden.  After scoring just 16 points in Game 5, Stephen Curry scored 34 points for the Warriors, who returned to the top of the NBA mountain after having the league’s worse record…

Wiggins, Thompson help Warriors take Game 5, one win away from their fourth title

Wiggins, Thompson help Warriors take Game 5, one win away from their fourth title

SAN FRANCISCO – SAN FRANCISCO – Stephen Curry had a tough shooting night but Andrew Wiggins scored a team-high 26 points and Klay Thompson chipped in 21 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 104-94 victory over the Boston Celtics. The Warriors now lead 3-2 in the NBA Finals. Entering this year, teams…