Rebecca Kaplan tells fans to think twice before buying Warriors tickets

The Warriors move to San Francisco has always rankled Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan. When the team attempted to skip town without paying its continuing share of a bond debt used to reconstruct the Oakland Arena (previously known as Oracle Arena), it was Kaplan who repeatedly called out the team. Now that the team … Continue reading Rebecca Kaplan tells fans to think twice before buying Warriors tickets

OAKLAND: Kaplan takes a swipe at Warriors ownership

The Golden State Warriors loss Sunday night in Oakland to the lowly Phoenix Suns caused continued consternation among fans. But after Warriors All-Star Klay Thompson suggested supporters at Oracle Arena were not giving the team a home-court advantage, Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan came to fans' side. Kaplan tweeted Monday morning that Warriors ownership, … Continue reading OAKLAND: Kaplan takes a swipe at Warriors ownership

A’s pick Howard Terminal for new Oakland ballpark

If all goes well, the new A's ballpark would be ready in time for the 2023 season.

Taxpayers win, Warriors lose; arbitrator rules team is on the hook for $40m arena debt

The Golden State Warriors rarely throw up an air ball, but they did Monday after an arbitrator ruled the team must continue paying its $40 million share of the Oracle Arena bond debt. Warriors owners had argued they were no longer on the hook for annual payments on the 30-year bond, issued in 1996 for … Continue reading Taxpayers win, Warriors lose; arbitrator rules team is on the hook for $40m arena debt

Is the XFL in Oakland’s future?

With the Raiders set to leave for Las Vegas within the next two years, the XFL might fill the Coliseum JPA's need for additional events.