ICEF Rugby: The March to Change Our Image
Written by Alexandre Torres, Sentinel Intern 10 July 2014
Coach David Hughes (left) and players celebrate a tournament victory.   As an African American youth, our generation is masked as being the Achilles heel to our communities. We are labeled as consumers ... read more >>
U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team: Diverse and United We Stand
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Staff Writer 25 June 2014
(AP Photos)   Black players are huge staples for USMNT, make history   In a sport that’s not dominated by many Black soccer players, the U.S. Men’s National Team (USMNT) has proven otherwise. ... read more >>
Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies of cancer at 54
Written by Associated Press 12 June 2014
Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at 54. Gwynn's sweet left-handed swing made him one of San Diego's best-loved athletes. He was nicknamed "Mr. Padre" during his 20-year major league career. "For ... read more >>
Crenshaw Track Rides Unique Experience All The Way To State Championships in Fresno
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 05 June 2014
CRENSHAW TRACK 1—UNIQUELY QUAILFIED: Unique Dickens won the City 300 meter hurdles and has emerged as a track star at Crenshaw despite tragically losing both of her parents who died.  CRENSHAW HIGH ... read more >>
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Sentinel Sports Editor 29 May 2014
HOLDING THE TORCH OF HOPE: LA84 Foundation president Anita DeFrantz is the highest-ranking Black on the powerful IOC and has been instrumental in fueling hope through sports her entire life. File Photo This ... read more >>
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 May 2014
UFC® bantamweight champion Renan Barao looks to stake his claim as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world when he meets the explosive and dangerous TJ Dillashaw Saturday, May 24 at the MGM Grand ... read more >>
Bermane ‘B-Ware’ Stiverne Gives Don King Another Heavyweight Champ
Written by Kenneth Miller Sentinel Sports Editor 12 May 2014
The legendary promoter is back in the limelight after Stverne’s KO win The first fight in the history of the on campus arena at the school which owns the ‘Fight On’ moniker, took about six minutes ... read more >>
Second Baseman Dee Gordon sparks Dodgers offense
Written by Tamara Latta 11 May 2014
Dee Gordon was the game changer in the 6-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday afternoon. Gordon had three hits, three stolen bases, and doubled in the bottom of the seventh inning. Matt Kemp ... read more >>
Bermane Stiverne Wins Heavyweight Crown
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 11 May 2014
Bermane ‘B-Ware’ Stiverne Gives Don King Another Heavyweight Champ The legendary promoter is back in the limelight after Stverne’s KO win     The first fight in the history of the on campus ... read more >>
Following The Money! Floyd Mayweather fighting for cash and legacy, but who wins?
Written by Kenneth D. Miller-Sentinel Sports Editor 03 May 2014
  JUST FOLLOW THE MONEY: Floyd ‘Money Mayweather is shown here with his security guard during a promotional tour in New York. The 37-year old undefeated boxer carries around wads of cash in a backpack ... read more >>
Famous bidders already lining up for LA Clippers
Written by Greg Beacham Associated Press 01 May 2014
In this Nov. 24, 2013, file photo, Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. watches the Los Angeles Lakers play the Sacramento Kings during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles. If Donald Sterling ... read more >>
Banned for Life!
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 01 May 2014
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver listened and swiftly responded By Banning Clippers Owner Donald T. Sterling for Life The National Basketball Association, an American institution steeped in 68-years of ... read more >>
PUSHING FORWARD: Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Speaks
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Sentinel Sports Editor 30 April 2014
After the surreal events that had unfolded just hours earlier, Clippers coach Doc Rivers spoke to the media for the first time since NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned his team owner for life before ... read more >>
St. John Bosco’s Derrick Taylor Sentinel COY
Written by Kenneth D. Miller-Sentinel Sports Editor 18 April 2014
The next debate for Stanley Johnson will be how he measures up to the best collegiate basketball players in the nation, because there is no question as to where the 6’6 Mater Die ranks among all-time ... read more >>
Bishop Montgomery's Justin Bibbins Leads Southern Boys at Collision XVI Bishop Montgomery’s POY Janelle Odionu is Joined by Three POY on Girls
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 13 April 2014
  The Southern Section boys team is banking on Bishop Montgomery's Justin Bibbins and McDonalds All American Thomas Welsh of Loyola and four other D-1 recruits to draw even against the City Section ... read more >>
Timothy Bradley has another shot at stardom
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 10 April 2014
STARE DOWN FOR STARDOM: Undefeated Timothy Bradley (31-0) will have another shot to carve his own legacy when he faces Manny Pacquaio in a rematch of their controversial showdown on Saturday April 12 ... read more >>
Crenshaw’s Kevin Ollie is Now A Cut Above
Written by Kenneth D. MillerAssistant Managing Editor 09 April 2014
MAKING THE FINAL CUT: Crenshaw High School alum Kevin Ollie takes the cut of net from the men’s NCAA Division I basketball championship and waves to the crowd at Texas Stadium. Ollie was released by ... read more >>
Gang Bang Excuse Just Don’t Fly
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 03 April 2014
NOTHING GANGTSA ABOUT IT: DeSean Jackson was born in Los Angeles and attended high school football powerhouse Long Beach Poly before he signed a scholarship to attend the University of California Berkley. ... read more >>
Clippers Fortunes Rest with Jamal Crawford
Written by Tamara Latta Sentinel Contributing Writer 27 March 2014
QUICK AND IN A HURRY: Clipper reserve Jamal Crawford averages 19 points per game coming off the bench, but has also proven he can carry the team to victory if necessary. File Photo L.A.’s Now Team ... read more >>
HBO to televise Bradley/Pacquiao 24/7 March 29
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 27 March 2014
KEEPING IT CLEAN: Nevada boxing regulators say Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley will be subject stepped up drug test for their confrontation on April 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. (Associated Press) Filipino ... read more >>
Obama Teams up with Pro Athletes to Meet ACA Deadline
Written by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent 27 March 2014
In the final, frenzied push to boost health insurance enrollment numbers under the Affordable Care Act, President Obama turned to sports figures to promote the health care law on television and online. Riding ... read more >>
Crenshaw Alum Kevin Ollie is the Perfect Choice to Lead
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 27 March 2014
PRIME CHOICE: Former Crenshaw High basketball standout Kevin Ollie will be leading his Huskies into the Sweet Sixteen on Friday March 28 in New York. Ollie got his start in basketball under legendary ... read more >>
Former NFL Star to remain in L.A. Jail on Sex Charges
Written by Associated Press 20 March 2014
Former NFL safety Darren Sharper sits in Los Angeles Superior Court Thursday, March 13, 2014. Sharper must remain in a Los Angeles jail without bail after he was indicted in Arizona on charges ... read more >>
BRADLEY-PACQUIAO: Trainer Let Words Fly
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 20 March 2014
HARD WORK: Tim Bradley is already in shape for Manny Pacquiao for their rematch on April 12 at the MGM Grand, and his trainer Joel Diaz says his fighter will have to be knocked out to lose.  ... read more >>
Tim Bradley Jr.: It’s Time to get to Know Me
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 14 March 2014
Boxing is seldom been a sport that popularized it’s good guys. As great as Muhammad Ali was, it was his draft dodging, religion and threats of prison that propelled him into an international and global ... read more >>