Kai Ehitu opens season with Papa Kimitete regatta

KAILUA-KONA — As the surf dies down from the winter season canoes take to the ocean during the calmer spring and summer months, gliding through the water in Kailua Bay in preparation for the new Moku O Hawaii season.

Cycling: Barville continues to put pedal to the metal

KAILUA-KONA — Fresh off his record setting cycling performance at the Lavaman Waikoloa triathlon, Kealakehe High School senior Caleb Barville put more riders in his rear view mirror on May 5 with in a dominating victory at Oahu’s Malaekahana State Time Trial Championship.

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers

OAKLAND, Calif. — These Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at home with 4½ minutes to go, they needed every last burst, perfect pass, driving layup and dunk.