Interview: It’s Christmas for Bay Area Sports Fans…The Warriors AND the Sharks Are in the Playoffs!

Golden State Warriors guard Monta Ellis steals the ball from San Antonio Spurs guard T.J. Ford during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012. The Spurs beat the Warriors 101-95. (AP Photo/Bahram Mark Sobhani)


Press Democrat sportswriter, C.W. Nevius, shares the energy at his newspaper’s offices over their recent awarding of the Pulitzer Prize.

Returning to sports, he estimates when Steph Curry might return for the Golden State Warriors, his prediction for the championship, who should the Warriors look out for as the playoffs continue, the status of the injured players on the San Jose Sharks, and why the San Francisco Giants are suffering so far: