Benno Nagel has worked for years on forming an Oakland soccer club that best represents his diverse, big-hearted city.
by Chris De Benedetti | Jul 3, 2018
In abruptly firing Jack Del Rio, Raiders owner Mark Davis continues to make the kind of angry, reckless bets that have made Vegas casinos rich — and one day might cost him the team.
by Chris De Benedetti | Jan 2, 2018
No metric factually supports the oft-repeated falsehood about the so-called “global Raiders brand.” And this delusion could have destructive results for Mark Davis, the NFL, and Nevada taxpayers.
by Chris De Benedetti | Jan 28, 2019
In what will be their most important offseason in decades, the A's are working to build a new Oakland ballpark and bolster a deep roster so young and talented it could make them baseball's Team of the Twenties.
by Chris De Benedetti | Oct 22, 2019
The Town’s new soccer franchise has drawn sell-out crowds to entertaining matches, crafting a new template for building a successful local franchise by embracing all things Oakland.
by Chris De Benedetti | Sep 13, 2019
Oakland sports history will be made Saturday at Laney College, where the Oakland Roots SC soccer team will play its first-ever home game.
by Chris De Benedetti | Aug 28, 2019
Despite a long list of injuries and an underachieving bullpen, Oakland again is leaning on a few young stars and no-name role players to nab a playoff spot.
by Chris De Benedetti | Aug 19, 2019
The New Parkway Theater on Aug. 7 will screen a provocative, insightful documentary about Oakland football star Marshawn Lynch. A panel discussion will follow the film.
by Chris De Benedetti | Aug 4, 2019
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