Avinash Kunnath

Staff Writer

Avinash Kunnath is the producer of Pacific Takes, an editor for the California Golden Blogs, and a contributor to SB Nation Bay Area. He is here to provide additional perspectives on the Pac-12, Cal, and the NBA, along with various other sports topics. He graduated from Cal with a math degree, which is considered the fourth most popular pickup line in Eastern Europe (the first being "I can play Rachmaninov 3 on the guitar.")


No decision on 49ers QB against Saints

The San Francisco 49ers have yet to decide on whether Alex Smith or Colin Kaepernick will be starting at quarterback against the New Orleans Saints.

Kings handle Lakers, improve to 3-8

The Sacramento Kings beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-97 to win their third game of the regular season.

Warriors rally to beat Nets

Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, David Lee and the Golden State Warriors rallied to beat the Brooklyn Nets.

Andrew Bogut out at least three more games

Andrew Bogut continues to strengthen his surgically repaired ankle as the Golden State Warriors center plans to sit out a few more games.

49ers top five team, Raiders bottom five

The San Francisco 49ers are a top five team in the latest NFL power rankings, and the Oakland Raiders are in the bottom five.

49ers defense clamps down Bears

The San Francisco 49ers used a lockdown defensive effort to beat up the Chicago Bears.

Stephen Curry leads Warriors past Mavs in OT

Stephen Curry overcame an ankle injury to glide the Golden State Warriors past the Dallas Mavericks.

49ers vs. Bears injury report: Alex Smith limited

Both San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith and Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler have concussions. Smith was limited and Cutler did not practice.

Raiders vs. Saints injury report

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden and wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey did not practice on Thursday in preparation for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints.

Why couldn't Jeff Tedford get Cal to Pasadena?

If he is let go this weekend, why couldn't Jeff Tedford get the California Golden Bears to the Rose Bowl?

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