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How strong is Nate Freiman?
Cal's patience with Brittany Boyd has paid off.
Grant Balfour isn't much of a fan of pitching in minor-league games almost no veteran pitchers are.
The Raiders reportedly are about to jump in the mix for the services of veteran defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins, which makes sense given the player's connection to general manager Reggie McKenzie.
Before the Warriors left Feb. 23 on their five-game trip, it made sense to wonder if they were better without center Andrew Bogut.
A's manager Bob Melvin remained upbeat Thursday despite news that closer Grant Balfour needed arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be sidelined four to six weeks.
About 10 minutes into Adidas' pitch about an innovative new uniform with sleeves, Warriors co-owner Peter Guber had seen enough.
Three days after a loss at Arizona State he wanted to forget, Cal's Allen Crabbe had an afternoon he will always remember.
Clearly better than a season ago, Pacific-12 Conference basketball still hasn't made the case that it belongs among the elite.
Cal lost to No. 21 UNLV 76-75 Sunday when Quintrell Thomas scored off a teammate's airball with 1.2 seconds left.