Malaika Bobino

Malaika Bobino, an Oakland, California native, is a Bay Area sports journalism powerhouse and influencer. With nearly two decades of experience at both the Oakland Post and the Huffington Post, she is always on the front lines of the iconic Bay Area sports scene. Bobino covered the Oakland A’s postseason trips, all three of the San Francisco Giants World Series, was present for all three Golden State Warriors three NBA Championships and covered the 49ers last two Super Bowl appearances
Warriors host Media Day

Warriors host Media Day

Stephen Curry Q. Last year, you guys didn’t hide from the fact that outside naysayers were part of the motivation in the process of that nine-month journey. How much is the “You guys will never do it, you guys can’t repeat” sort of conversations feeding into motivation this year, or is there a different motivation…

Stever Kerr and Bob Myers speak ahead of Media Day

Stever Kerr and Bob Myers speak ahead of Media Day

San Francisco – The Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and General Manager Bob Myers took questions from the media today ahead of NBA’s Media Day this upcoming Sunday, September 25, 2022. Q. All summer long, you’ve been waiting for specific veteran to decide what he’s going to do. What’s your latest inkling? Obviously he says he’s…

Buster Posey joins San Francisco Giants Ownership Group

Buster Posey joins San Francisco Giants Ownership Group

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The San Francisco Giants announced today that three-time World Series Champion and seven-time All-Star Buster Posey has become a member of the team’s ownership group.  This marks the first time in franchise history that a former player has joined the organization as a principal partner and member of the Board of Directors.               “Upon his…

The Giants walked all over the Phillies tonight

The Giants walked all over the Phillies tonight

San Francisco – The Giants snapped their seven-game losing streak behind Joc Pederson’s three-run homer and the team’s ten walks. Alex Cobb pitched a gem, striking out seven over seven frames. San Francisco jumped out early offensively and provided enough defense to allow the Philadelphia Phillies just one run. The Giants 13-1 win over the…

A’s focused on baseball not who leaves

A’s focused on baseball not who leaves

Oakland – There seems to be a revolving door of good players leaving the Oakland A’s while the young ones are called up from Triple-A. Whether they’re traded or released it’s been frustrating for the fans and the team. The only priority for the organization right now is a new ballpark.  The development of the…

The Giants celebrate the 2012 Championship team

The Giants celebrate the 2012 Championship team

San Francisco – It’s their 10-year reunion, the San Francisco Giants 2012 Championship team was honored before tonight’s first pitch (Giants vs Pittsburg Pirates). Almost 10 years ago, San Francisco beat the Detroit Tigers in a 4-0 series sweep to win the 2012 World Series. It was the second World Series for the Giants in…

Lance looked good in 49ers preseason opener

Lance looked good in 49ers preseason opener

SAN FRANCISCO – Trey Lance made his debut as the starting quarterback and didn’t disappoint. Now that the era of Jimmy Garoppolo is over, Lance got off to a slow start but made up for it when he went deep for a 76-yard touchdown in the first quarter. Lance went 4-for-5 for 92 yards and…

The Curry’s host 1K kids at the ballpark

The Curry’s host 1K kids at the ballpark

OAKLAND – There’s nothing like a day at the ballpark! Stephen and Ayesha Curry celebrated their third year anniversary of their Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation. They wanted to do something special on this day and decided to team up with the Oakland A’s to host more than 1,000 children from community organizations like Town Camp,…

Pinder hits a grand slam, A’s beat Astros 5-3

Pinder hits a grand slam, A’s beat Astros 5-3

OAKLAND – Chad Pinder hit his second grand slam this month and that was enough for the A’s to beat the Houston Astros 4-3. Oakland recorded their second consecutive win. The A’s have won five of their last six games and are 5-2 since the All-Star break. But tonight was all about Chad Pinder. Luis…

Irvin pitched a gem, A’s hold on to beat the Rangers 5-4

Irvin pitched a gem, A’s hold on to beat the Rangers 5-4

Oakland – The A’s continue their winning ways after a shutout yesterday in their double-header. Tonight, Cole Irvin was stellar on the mound and the A’s offense backed him with two home runs to take the first game of their three-game series against the Texas Rangers. Oakland beat the Rangers 5-2 behind a great start…