LA Sports News and Rumors
The Lakers suffered their worst loss in franchise history on Thursday night, falling to the Clippers, 142-94 in an abortion of every defensive principle at the professional level. As such, the media has deemed it the changing of the guard in Los Angeles…Upvote Share Tweet
NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball's expanded replay system won't be expanding to Australia for opening day.Upvote Share Tweet
Blake Griffin's Dunk Sums Up The State Of Los Angeles Basketballdeadspin.com Updated 16 hours agoThis video from @CJZero is a beautiful microcosm of the current state of Los Angeles basketball. Sure, the Lakers have farted along all year while the Clippers are a high-scoring playoff contender, but Blake Griffin's dunk and the following reactions re…Upvote Share TweetFrank Jobe, the doctor who pioneered the most famous surgery in sports, died Thursday in Santa Monica, Calif., after being hospitalized recently with an undisclosed illness, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced. He was 88.Upvote Share Tweet
Clips' Crawford, Dudley sit out vs. LakersESPN.com Updated 19 hours agoLos Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford will miss his third straight game with a strained left calf and forward Jared Dudley will miss his first game of the season with back spasms Thursday night against the Los Angeles Lakers.Upvote Share TweetMike Richards scored the winner on a Winnipeg Jets giveaway to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-1 win Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: Crawford still out for the Clippersnba.com Updated 23 hours ago? The Clippers won't be as short-handed as the Lakers have been this season, but they'll be close when the teams meet tonight at Staples Center in a home game for the Lakers. Clippers coach Doc Rivers announced before the game that Jamal Crawford will m…Upvote Share Tweet
Wilson, Haren Sharp, Angels and Dodgers Tie in 10nytimes.com Updated 22 hours agoStarters C.J. Wilson of the Los Angeles Angels and Dan Haren of the Los Angeles Dodgers each pitched four shutout innings Thursday as the teams played to a 4-all, 10-inning tie.Upvote Share Tweet
Hanley hit by pitch, exits as precautionary measureDodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez was hit by a pitch on his left tricep and was removed from Thursday's game against the Angels as a precautionary measure.Upvote Share Tweet
Halos' Hamilton, healing runs on treadmillAngels outfielder Josh Hamilton has started to run on a treadmill, the latest step in a recovery from a strained left hamstring that could have him back on the field within a week.Upvote Share TweetThe Dodgers were involved in their first replay review of the exhibition season Thursday against the Angels.Upvote Share Tweet
Burnett making progress, but DL trip still possibleVeteran reliever Sean Burnett continues to feel good through every step of his rehabilitation from August forearm surgery, but the Angels are taking a cautious approach that could have him on the disabled list by the time Opening Day rolls around on Mar…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Mar 6 (yesterday)Everybody wants to know what Carmelo Anthony is doing this summer. Will he re-sign with the Knicks after opting out? Will he surprise everyone by opting in on the final year of his deal before unfettered free agency in the summer of 2015? Will he go to …Upvote Share Tweet
Who will be this season’s unsung trade deadline hero?thehockeynews.com Updated Mar 6 (yesterday)Flash back to last year’s trade deadline for a moment. It paled in comparison to the hoopla we’ve witnessed over the last week, but still featured a few significant deals designed to boost contenders’ Cup hopes. Boston brought in Jaromir Jagr. In the we…Upvote Share Tweet
Puig, Dodgers Throw Out TroutMar 6Mike Trout gets tagged out at home plate trying to complete an inside-the-park home run.
Should Pujols Be Angry With Trout Comparison?Mar 6Michelle Beadle, Marcellus Wiley and Max Kellerman debate whether Albert Pujols should be upset about being asked if he was motivated to put up the same numbers as Mike Trout.
Hot Button: Best Fit for Carmelo, Lakers or Bulls?Mar 6Chris Broussard, ESPN NBA Analyst, answers this week's Hot Button: If Carmelo Anthony leaves New York, which team would be a better fit, the Lakers or the Bulls?
Kevin Love Overrated?Mar 6Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate whether Kevin Love is overrated or underrated and if he would be able to save the Lakers.
NBA - True or false: Free agency decisionsMar 6Our 5-on-5 crew answers the key questions about whether top free agents will opt in or out in 2014 .
Don Banks: Raiders, Steelers among AFC front offices under pressure this o…Mar 6As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
Don Banks: Cowboys, Rams among NFC front offices under pressure this offse…Mar 4As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
The Tuesday MailbagMar 4Three hot topics and then your mail, in a league that never sleeps: For now, the extra point’s not going anywhere, though it should. Judy Battista of the NFL Digital Media Group wrote Monday that the Competition Committee, at its Florida meeting, is con…