How Damian Jones will try to cement a long-term future with the Warriors

first_imgSACRAMENTO – The learning never stops.One moment, Damian Jones has learned how to shed his rust after missing nearly half of last season with an injury. Another moment, he has learned how to defend without fouling. After three games playing here with the Warriors’ summer-league team in the “California Classic,” Jones will skip Las Vegas summer league so he can take two classes at Vanderbilt University as part of his effort to complete his college degree.It only seemed fitting that Jones …last_img read more

Final audition for some Sharks prospects falls flat

first_imgSAN JOSE — The Sharks came into training camp excited about the amount of competition it was going to bring. There were going to be spots on the roster up for grabs, and the organization felt the players it had in the system deserved an opportunity to vie for those jobs.A couple of players like Lean Bergmann and Mario Ferraro, no doubt, have come to the forefront. But after 11 days of camp and four preseason games, it’s safe to say not enough guys took advantage of the opportunity.Tuesday’s …last_img read more