Tags: Oakland (Calif)

Masai Ujiri Could Be Charged in Altercation After Raptors’ Title Win, Authorities Say

Masai Ujiri, the president of basketball operations and general manager of the Toronto Raptors, may be charged with assault after an altercation with a California sheriff’s deputy late Thursday, shortly after his team won Game 6 of the N.B.A. finals, the authorities said on Friday. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office said that it would pursue…

Can This Man Keep the A’s in Oakland?

“Dave! Dave! Dave!” the women shouted, eyes wide with surprise. They were high in the stands at the Coliseum when they came upon Dave Kaval, president of the Oakland Athletics, who was mountaineering up, step by step, from field level to the nosebleeds. “We’re behind you, Dave, 100 percent!” someone yelled from the seats. Below,…

The End of the Warriors as We Know Them

OAKLAND, Calif. — There was a game at Oracle Arena, the clunky old building that squats tight to the old Erector Set of a coliseum, two time capsules next to a freeway. Inside, the lights glared and the scoreboard flashed, and the capacity crowd roared for another runaway victory by the Golden State Warriors. A…