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

Scott Haggerty on the Warriors move

I'm going to be real clear, the day the Warriors bought that team they had a foot out the door.-Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty during an April 23 Board of Supervisors meeting on the owners of the Golden State Warriors early intent to move the team to San Francisco.

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

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.