Ann Killion, Houston Chronicle

Ann Killion

Houston Chronicle

San Francisco Bay Area, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Ann:

Serena Williams: Legendary tennis career changed how we view women

Beyond the Grand Slam titles and record on-court earnings, the retiring Serena Williams’ tennis career will be remembered for how she redefined perceptions of female athletes. → Read More

Warriors’ Steph Curry puts gender equity at center of his elite high school camp

For the first time, Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry’s basketball camp for high school basketball players had an even split among boys and girls. → Read More

Of Jimmy Garoppolo’s 3 logical destinations, a 49ers return suddenly looks plausible

This week the Cleveland Browns traded Baker Mayfield and all his Progressive ads to the... → Read More

How Warriors’ Steph Curry dethroned Joe Montana as Bay Area’s greatest of all time

For decades, San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana was considered the greatest athlete in Bay Area’s history. Now, it's Warriors star Stephen Curry. → Read More

The many roads Warriors players have taken to reach Game 6 of NBA Finals

Every member of the Golden State Warriors, from Klay Thompson coming back from injuries to Gary Payton II finally coming into his own, followed his own path for all of them together to be one win from an NBA title. → Read More

Killion: How does Andrew Wiggins’ fit with Warriors look after Game 5 win? Perfect

Andrew Wiggins came to the Golden State Warriors as an enigma. How he has played in the NBA Finals suggests he’s become the perfect fit alongside Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. → Read More

Going into Game 5, Warriors’ Klay Thompson’s 3-year Finals journey comes full circle

The Warriors have a chance to take a 3-2 series lead over Boston in the NBA Finals and be one game away from another title. → Read More

Finals move to Boston, but Warriors’ Draymond Green resides in Celtics’ heads

After the Golden State Warriors won Game 2, the Celtics had plenty to say about Draymond... → Read More

NBA Finals: Steph Curry delivers against for Warriors

To even up the NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors needed Stephen Curry to fulfill a role he has held so many times before — the architect of victory, playing brilliant basketball at both ends of the floor. → Read More

How Klay Thompson’s brother Mychel quietly joined Warriors’ staff in unique role

Klay Thompson's brother Mychel was a steady source of support during months of injury rehab. Now they’re experiencing their first NBA Finals together. → Read More

Historic greatness meets current greats in Celtics-Warriors Finals clash

The Golden State Warriors aspire to the all-time greatness the Boston Celtics earned over time. → Read More

NBA: Golden State Warriors make satisfying return to NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors made an inspiring return to the NBA Finals, giving Bay Area fans something they didn’t know they’d see again for Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. → Read More

Pained and outraged, Warriors’ Steve Kerr makes most powerful statement of Game 4

What Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said about the Texas school shooting... → Read More

Warriors’ Steve Kerr on Texas school shooting: ‘When are we going to do something?’

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr was critical of U.S. senators who have failed... → Read More

Mike Brown offers Warriors a steady hand on an emotional day

The Golden State Warriors were tested on and off the court Monday, but behind interim... → Read More

Where Warriors dynasty was born, Game 1 win in Memphis hints at rebirth

The Golden State Warriors had to go through Memphis in 2015 to launch their dynastic run.... → Read More

Old and new together, Warriors make Chase Center’s playoff debut something special

The Golden State Warriors crushed the Nuggets in their Game 1 win in the first playoff game in Chase Center, giving their fans a blend of Big Three playoff reunions and new star appeal. → Read More

A new high for women’s basketball as South Carolina earns NCAA crown

South Carolina surpassing UConn with a 64-49 victory was defined by greatness on the... → Read More

A reason to dance: Stanford heads to the Final Four to defend title

Stanford kept its bid for back-to-back national titles alive by beating Texas for the... → Read More

After Texas spoiled Stanford’s party, will Cardinal deny Longhorns a Final Four?

In Stanford’s long, long string of Ws, there are just 3 Ls. And one came at the hands... → Read More