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Galaxy meet the Revolution in MLS Cup
By Brenden Anderson

11/30/14 -- The Los Angeles Galaxy is headed to the MLS Cup Finals after beating the Seattle Sounders in the Western Conference Finals.  This will be the 9th Cup for the Galaxy and the last one for their standout Landon Donovan, who is retiring after this season.


Damian Lillard

HU: Spears carved career path early
By Kim Caldwell

Marc Spears NBA Sportswriter for Yahoo! uses the Bay Area as his lauching pad as he covers the league. We caught up with him pre-season to learn how his career aspirations manifested.

Damian Lillard

HU: Aldridge stays current after 25 years
By Brenden Anderson

David Aldridge has been staying next to the players and keeping up with the times.

Damian Lillard

TDU: Raiders Jacoby Ford Believes to achieve
By Bi Yu

Oakland Raiders receiver Jacoby Ford is still getting working towards his 2011 outbreak season after missing all of 2012. At 5'10" he has a heart of a lion out on the field. In his forth year for the Raiders he hopes to contrubute towards a playoff birth.

Damian Lillard

HU: NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard
By Brenden Anderson

Empower U. caught up with the 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lilliard. The Oakland native averaged 19 points, 6.5 assists and 3 rebounds a game after being picked 6th in thedraft by the Portland Trailblazers. He talked about how Oakland helped shaped him and how student-athletes should prioritize "student" first.



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Stanford ends UCONN win streak

By Alanah Anderson

Palo Alto, Calif. 11/17/14 -- Stanford womens hoops tends to have great timing when it comes to defeating powerhouse Connecticut.  Tonight it was all about timing and Stanford used the clock to their advantage in the 88-86 upset of No. 1 UCONN on the farm.   

Cavs sign Kevin Love

Love beefs up Cavs frontcourt

By Josh Egel

10/30/14 -- A statement was made last night after Chicago Bulls big-men Pau Gasol and Taj Gibson combined for 43 points in a 104–80 win over the New York Knicks. This means that the largely untested frontcourt of the Cavaliers has a lot to prove before they can start preparing for the NBA Finals.

Kobe Bryant tears achilles

Kobe is back and furious
By Josh Egel

10/17/14 -- 96 minutes. 61 points. 36 years old. These are Kobe Bryant’s numbers for the Lakers over the first 6 preseason games and he hasn’t even played more than 28 minutes in one game. Kobe has always been at the top, an alpha-male. We all know he will be detrimed to rise up like a base-line-360-tomahawk, but will the body follow through?

Coach Steve Kerr

San Francisco pitchers are Giant in playoffs

By Zev Miro

10/11/14 -- The San Francisco have won two World Championships over the past five seasons. They are taking full advantage of their Wildcard invite to this years MLB playoffs. Baseball is a long grin-it-out season, but the Giants find a way to play their best in October. The pitching debth always keeps them in the running, and they find just enough to get their bats hot.



Mark Cuban

Good work ethic leads to good luck

What does it take to become a professional athlete? Or even a college standout?

Denver Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw, Cal's Justin Cobbs, Stanford's, Chasson Randle, Phoenix Suns Isaiah Thomas talk about work ethic and what it takes to succeed in sports, school and life.


Mark Cuban

Dream Big!
By Bi Yu

If you can believe it you can achieve it! 

As children our dreams and imaginations are strong and vivid.  With the world at our fingertips we don’t believe there is anything that can stop us from achieving greatness.  After all, we start out in this world unable to walk or speak; yet we are perfect beings of unlimited potential. 

Jim Harbaugh

Great leaders make great decisions
By Bi Yu

9/21/13 - Coach Jim Harbaugh brought led the San Francisco Forth Niners to the Super Bowl in his second year as a NFL head coach. Although he lost to his brother Jon Harbaugh and the Baltimore Ravens he has set the goals high for the upcoming season.


Mark CubanKnow yourself to create your life path

9/15/13 - We are all united on planet earth as separate individuals who are part of families, groups and communities. Yet we all have a distinct identity that is related to our family traditions and the culture and environments we've lived in. As individuals we are formed by nature and nurture.







HoopU: Cal shock Syracuse in the Garden 11/22/14

HoopU: Stanford ends UCONN win streak 11/17/14

HoopU: Love beefs up Cavs frontcourt 10/30/14

HomerunU: Wild World Series is in the Cards 10/23/14

HoopU: Kobe is back and furious 10/17/14

HomerunU: San Francisco pitchers are Giant in playoffs 10/11/14

HoopU: Kerr puts the "work" into Fundamentals 10/6/14

HoopU: Thompson's confidence riding high 10/5/15

HoopU: Tweets, Life, and Dimes 9/30/14

HoopU: LeBron beats Spurs team 6/9/14

HoopU: Warriors pry Kerr from Knicks

HoopU: Cal win NIT first round over Utah Valley 3/21/14

HoopU: Sun Devils deflate Bears with overtime win 1/29/14

FilmU: LeBron to make movie debut this summer





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