Lakers Announce Partnership With East West Bank
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 22 November 2007
The Los Angeles Lakers announced today that East West Bank is a new sponsor for the 2007-08 season. With the new sponsorship, each Lakers regular season and playoff home game Tip-Off will be “Brought ... read more >>
Lakers' Crittenton Adjusts to New Surroundings
Written by Jeff Skibiski, 22 November 2007
When former Georgia Tech star Javaris Crittenton walked off the court last March after losing to UNLV in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, he looked up above for guidance, knowing that the most ... read more >>
Lacy Added to Mayweather Undercard
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 22 November 2007
It’s only fitting that the December 8 “UNDEFEATED” Floyd Mayweather vs. Ricky Hatton featured undercard fights bring the same high caliber competition as the evening’s main event ... read more >>
Resolution for Don King
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 22 November 2007
LAST LAUGH: Boxing promoter Don King always seems to get last laugh on his competition. Here, he promotes blockbuster pay-per-view event featuring Roy Jones Jr. and Felix Trinidad. Famed boxing promoter ... read more >>
Lakers Extend Bynum and Farmar Contracts
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 08 November 2007
EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have exercised a fourth year contract option on Andrew Bynum, it was announced today. Additionally, the team has also picked up the third year contract option ... read more >>
Sports Lawyer Glenn Hopes to Reverse Trend for Blacks
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 08 November 2007
California attorney Everett L. Glenn, is expanding his business law practice with the establishment of Entertainment & Sports Plus. The firm will focus on providing tools and services to help athletes ... read more >>
New Dodgers Manager Acknowledges Former Blacks
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 08 November 2007
 Joe Torre walks past Dodger legend Don Newcombe at his press conference announcing him as the new Dodger manager.LOS ANGELES - ( Making a fresh start on the opposite coast with a new team ... read more >>
Bonds says he's been unfairly targed for MLB's drug issues
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 08 November 2007
NEW YORK - Barry Bonds thinks he has been unfairly targeted for whatever problems baseball has had with the use of performance-enhancing drugs. “I truly believe I have been singled out. Definitely,” ... read more >>
Compton Can't Slow Down Long Beach Poly
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 November 2007
A crowd of nearly 3,000 came to Compton High School for the most anticipated football game to hit Compton in years but what they got was a reminder that Long Beach Poly is still the class of the Moore ... read more >>
Off-Season Troubles Can't Stop Rutgers' Recruitment
Written by Richard Kent, ( 08 November 2007
CONNECTICUT - Things weren’t looking too good on the Banks Of The Old Raritan. UConn and Tennessee were bringing in the big recruits. Star recruiter Jolette Law had left the program to take over ... read more >>
Is Sugar Still Sweet?
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 08 November 2007
Local boy Shane Mosley hopes to confirm his greatness The fighting pride of Pomona, “Sugar” Shane Mosley, will finally be in a fight that will either confirm or continue his legacy as ... read more >>
UCLA's Rasshan Set to Make History Saturday
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 08 November 2007
Redshirt sophomore will be school’s first Black starting quarterback since 1979 When UCLA takes the field against Arizona State in the Rose Bowl on Saturday, history will be made as redshirt sophomore ... read more >>
UCLA to Set Sail with Shipp; Gibson and Mayo Key to USC Success
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 November 2007
UCLA has seen their last two seasons end at the Final Four, but each time, they left empty-handed at the hands of Florida. This year, the Bruins are once again favored to reach college basketball’s ... read more >>
Lakers Drop The Ball: Dodgers Pick It Up
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 01 November 2007
The Lakers began their basketball season on arguably one of the most historical nights in Los Angeles sports history, Tuesday Oct. 30.While the swirling rumor mill speculated on whether or not star ... read more >>
Compton Faces Tough Task Against Poly
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 01 November 2007
  RUNNING MACHINES: Compton junior tailback Curry Williams is one-half of the Tarbabes' punishing tailback duo that will face Long Beach Poly's tough defense tomorrow. He and senior ... read more >>
The Heartbreak Kids
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 25 October 2007
After years of infamy playing in the dusty old Sports Arena, the Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling tinkered with the thought of moving his franchise to Orange County to escape the shadows of the fabled ... read more >>
Written by G. Leon. Boxing Talk 25 October 2007
GL: What’s the latest and greatest with Goossen Tutor Promotions? “This Friday, Travis Walker fights on Showtime in the ShoBox main event. He’s fighting the once beaten TJ Wilson, ... read more >>
Hoop Dreams Still Alive For Currie
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 25 October 2007
Bryan Currie had a dream of playing in the NBA since he was a child and it seemed like he was on the road to making it happen. In the spring of 2005, after transferring from Leuzinger, Currie won a state ... read more >>
Chargers' Tomlinson among fire evacuees
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 October 2007
SAN DIEGO - Reigning NFL MVP LaDainian Tomlinson was among several San Diego Chargers players, coaches and staff members who had to evacuate their homes as wildfires burned in San Diego County.The Chargers, ... read more >>
Brandon Watson on Major League Baseball
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 October 2007
Brandon Watson is currently a centerfielder in the Washington Nationals’ AAA organization. Prior to his professional career, he starred at Westchester High School where made the All-City and ... read more >>
Sparks, Partner for Cancer Research
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 October 2007
The Los Angeles Sparks will partner with Cedars-Sinai Women’s Cancer Research Institute for the 2007 “Run for Her” 5K Run and Friendship Walk Sunday, Nov. 11, it was announced.The third ... read more >>
Crenshaw Mauls Dorsey In Annual Match-Up
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 25 October 2007
  CLASSIC: Crenshaw and Dorsey clash under the bright lights of Crenshaw's new field. The Cougars won the annual meeting 46-28 and are tied with Jefferson for the lead in the Coliseum League. ... read more >>
It's Not a Matter of IF but WHEN Will Kobe Be Traded
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 18 October 2007
The relationship between Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers has come to a head and it’s possible that Bryant may not even start the season with the only franchise he’s played for during ... read more >>
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 11 October 2007
It is rather fitting that more than 50,000 people will be showing up this week to celebrate my 30 years with the Sentinel as Taste of Soul unveils itself to the world again on Sat. Oct. 13 on Crenshaw ... read more >>
Miller Shines As Little League Phenom
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 11 October 2007
Ron Miller, Jr. isn’t like most kids his age, and not just because he stands 5-foot-8 and weighs 175 pounds.Sure, at 13 years old, he is as tall and built as kids four to five years older, but ... read more >>