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
49ers penalities proved costly, Eagles headed to Super Bowl

49ers penalities proved costly, Eagles headed to Super Bowl

Philadelphia – On opening drive Brock Purdy’s intended pass to George Kittle was incomplete. The way he was hit on that play, forced him to leave the game with an elbow injury. Fourth string quarterback Josh Johnson took over but suffered a concussion in the third quarter, he left the game and did not return….

49ers beat the Cowboys, advance to the NFC Championship game

49ers beat the Cowboys, advance to the NFC Championship game

Santa Clara – The Niners out dueled the Dallas Cowboys in a defensive battle, both teams played stellar defense. But it was the 49ers that won the battle, San Francisco defeated the Cowboys 19-12 and will be in Philadelphia next Sunday for the NFC Championship game.  The 49ers have reached the Conference Championship Game for…

The 49ers advance to the NFC Division Round after defeating the Seahawks 41-23

The 49ers advance to the NFC Division Round after defeating the Seahawks 41-23

Santa Clara – On a gloomy rainy day, the Niners continued their winning streak well into the playoffs. After a competitive start, the 49ers out dueled the Seattle Seahawks 41-23 in the the wild card game. The Niners advance to the division round of the playoffs where they will host a team yet to be…

49ers beat the Cardinals, secure No. 2 seed

49ers beat the Cardinals, secure No. 2 seed

Santa Clara – The Niners have won 10-consecutive games, marking the team’s longest win streak since 1997. The 49ers secured the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs. The Philadelphia Eagles remain atop the NFC so, the Niners will host the Seattle Seahawks next Saturday, after the Green Bay Packers were eliminated by the Detroit Lions…

Warriors stay hot at home, beat the Grizzlies 123-109

Warriors stay hot at home, beat the Grizzlies 123-109

San Francisco – Despite their struggles on the road the Golden State Warriors stay hot at home. On Christmas day they beat the Memphis Grizzlies 123-109 without their star player, Stephen Curry. Call it a team effort, everyone except one player contributed to the game tonight. Jordan Poole scored 32 points before he was ejected….

49ers dominate Commanders on Christmas Eve

49ers dominate Commanders on Christmas Eve

Santa Clara – The 49ers did not disappoint their sellout crowd on Christmas Eve. San Francisco continued their winning ways and left no room for mistakes against a team fighting for a playoff spot. George Kittle scored two touchdowns, Robbie Gould kicked three field goals to dominate the Washington Commanders 37-20. The 49ers have won…

49ers demolish Tom Brady and the Buccaneers 35-7

49ers demolish Tom Brady and the Buccaneers 35-7

San Francisco – The 49ers continue to face a tough road with injuries this season, Deebo Samuel was carted off the field after sustaining an ankle injury today. Samuel a key component to the offense will be out for some time but that didn’t stop Brock Purdy from having a great NFL start at quarterback. …

The Colors of Christmas returns to the San Francisco Symphony

The Colors of Christmas returns to the San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco – The San Francisco Symphony at Davies Hall welcomed back The Colors of Christmas. The fun-filled show is a wonderful time to enjoy holiday favorites from R&B and Gospel artists with number one chart toping hits. This show was a staple at the symphony for twenty-two years before taking a hiatus in 2015….

Warriors beat Clippers 124-107 behind Wiggins 31 points

Warriors beat Clippers 124-107 behind Wiggins 31 points

San Francisco – Andrew Wiggins scored a game-high and season-high 31 points, his first 30-point game of the season and 45th of his career. Wiggins took over the usual duties of Stephen Curry to help the Warriors beat the Los Angeles Clippers 124-107.  Wiggins six 3-pointers matched a season high (the previous game he played…

Curry scores 47, lifts Warriors over Kings

Curry scores 47, lifts Warriors over Kings

San Francisco – Stephen Curry scored 47 points and put the load on his back. The Warriors got their first win after losing their last five games. While the second unit still needs work, Curry wasn’t about to start the homestand with another loss. Golden State rallied back to defeat the Sacramento Kings 116-113. Stephen…