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Sports Night: Cancer survivor set to run

From chemotherapy to starting line, she faces nation’s best in race unlike any other

Gabriele Grunewald, a cancer survivor undergoing chemotherapy, is set to run the 1,500-meter race Thursday at USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships.

Best bets to see records fall, stars rise at USA Track finals in Sacramento

Five story lines to follow at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships include local rooting interests and a changing of the guard in sprints.

Republic FC: Caesar is a brute in rout of Rio Grande Valley FC

Republic FC forward Trevin Caesar has three goals and an assist in a 6-2 win over the Rio Grande Valley FC Toros on Wednesday at Papa Murphy’s Park.

What is Cousins’ legacy? With Kings, it’s debatable. In Oak Park, it’s ‘everlasting.’

Former Kings star DeMarcus Cousins of the New Orleans Pelicans returns to Sacramento to host his Elite Skills Camp at Sacramento High School on Wednesday.

Today’s video: Cousins back in Sac to host basketball camp

Voisin: With two shots, Kings can’t blow this, right? Not if they stay stubborn, stay young.

The Kings have two shots in the NBA draft to improve their future. But trade rumors are rampant. Will Vlade Divac keep the No. 5 and No. 10 picks?

With the fifth and 10th picks in the NBA draft, the Kings will take ...

In this 2017 NBA mock draft, the Philadelphia 76ers are predicted to take Markelle Fultz at No. 1. Could the Kings take De’Aaron Fox, Jayson Tatum or Josh Jackson?

A’s: Fiers wins fourth straight decision as Astros win 5-1

Carlos Correa homers, Mike Fiers strikes out five over six innings to win his fourth straight decision and the majors-best Houston Astros win for the ninth straight time in Oakland, beating the A’s 5-1 on Wednesday night.

Giants: Kemp’s walk-off HR in 11th lifts Braves to 5-3 win

Matt Kemp hits a two-run homer off Cory Gearrin in the 11th inning to lift Atlanta to a 5-3 win over the Giants on Wednesday night. The Giants have lost 10 of 12.

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49ers: S.F. has six NFL-caliber tight ends; they could keep up to four

Among the tight ends vying for a roster spot with the 49ers are a pair of rookies, fifth-round pick George Kittle and Cole Hikutini, who is from the Sacramento area.

Raiders: Derek Carr, Raiders nearing record contract extension

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is close to finalizing a multi-year agreement that could pay him an average of $25 million per season, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday. He’d have the highest annual salary among NFL quarterbacks.

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