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PBR Unleashed the Beast at Golden 1 [Photos]
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PBR Unleashed the Beast at Golden 1 [Photos]

Celebrating its 25th Anniversary tour, PBR (Pro Bull Riders) took over Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center last weekend, between January 26th and 28th. A blend of pyrotechnics, animals, clowns, and cowboys made this an electrifying show of the sport. Each of the 3 days offered a different format for...

Sacramento Kings Opening Night 2016
Opinion Sports

When Will The Kings’ Playoff Drought End?

When Sacramento Kings’ General Manager Vlade Divac pulled the trigger on a controversial, blockbuster deal that sent DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans last February, it unofficially kicked off the team’s latest rebuilding effort. Trading a player of Cousins’ magnitude...

Kings Showcase G-League Squad at Golden 1 Center [Photos]
In the City Sports

Kings Showcase G-League Squad at Golden 1 Center [Photos]

The San Francisco Giants have the River Cats; the Sacramento Kings the Reno Bighorns. The Bighorns came to Golden 1 Center Sunday, playing their only home game of the year outside of Reno, defeating the Salt Lake City Stars 116-86, and setting a single-game team attendance record in the process...

Folsom High School Avenges Stockton to Advance in Playoff Action [Photos]
Sports

Folsom High School Avenges Stockton to Advance in Playoff Action [Photos]

Almost a year after Folsom High School was whacked by St. Mary’s of Stockton in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I title game, the No. 1 ranked Bulldogs scored vengeance on Saturday at the Sacramento State Hornet Stadium. Racing to a 41-7 halftime lead on the strength of Joe Ngata’s four touchdown...

2017 season
Sports

River Cats Finish Disappointing 2017 Season on Positive Note

Ending the 2017 season with a wild, impossible-to-believe ninth inning rally at Raley Field on Labor Day brought something positive to what had been a mostly down season for the Sacramento River Cats in its third year as the San Francisco Giants’ Triple A affiliate. Slade Heathcott’s walk-off homer...

Heady Days for Sacramento Republic FC
Sports Urban Development

Heady Days for Sacramento Republic FC

The good times keep rollin’ for Sacramento Republic FC. The MLS-hopefuls played to a sold-out crowd Saturday night in a week where The Railyards held groundbreaking ceremonies announcing the start of construction activities for Sacramento’s new $245 million, 19,621-seat stadium. The stadium...

friday night fights
Photo Gallery Sports

Woodland’s Friday Night Fights, and the Legacy Lives On

It’s a warm late-June Friday night in Woodland, where a cozy community gym and a full card of pro boxers equals another success for a couple of longtime local promoters–Paco Presents and Don Chargin Productions. The demise of boxing has been reportedly imminent for decades, but this part of...

usatf
Sports

USA Track and Field Championships-2017

The USATF (USA track and Field) championships were held June 22 through June 25 at Hornet stadium at Sacramento State University. This photo essay captures a number of events as well as the pre-competition media conference. Enjoy the championships. USATF/American Cancer Society Media Conference...

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