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House urging pardon for Jack Johnson
Written by Associated Press 06 August 2009
Jack JohnsonHouse urging pardon for Jack JohnsonAssociated PressWASHINGTON -- Congress approved a resolution Wednesday urging a presidential pardon for Jack Johnson, the late black heavyweight champion ... read more >>
Freeway Fever Running High
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 August 2009
 Chone Figgins Matt KempKeep The FaithFreeway Fever Running HighBy Jim HillSentinel Sports ColumnistBaseball fans in the Southland from south in Orange County to north in Los Angeles intensified their ... read more >>
Henderson, Rice inducted into Hall of Fame
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 July 2009
HALL PASSES: Rickey Henderson and Jim Rice received their long overdue entry into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.  Henderson got in on his first try while Rice got in on his 15th.Henderson, Rice ... read more >>
Gay predicts 100m at worlds will be ‘best ever’
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 July 2009
BOLD STATEMENT: Tyson Gay said that not only would the 100-meter dash at the world championships be the best race ever, he’d “shock” the world by upsetting Olympic champion. Usain Bolt.Gay ... read more >>
Lakewood-Crenshaw highlights 09’ season schedule picks
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 30 July 2009
Prep ReportFootball season is a little over than a month away and it's right about time to start cranking the preview engine.City Section schools start conditioning on Monday and it's only a matter of ... read more >>
Del Mar Stable Notes
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 July 2009
Sports stars abound at the Del Mar Thoroughbred on Friday July 24.  Lakers’ Luke Walton (left), Spurs’ Richard Jefferson (third from left), and pro golfer Rick Barnes (second from right), ... read more >>
Remembering Vernon Forrest
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 30 July 2009
SLAIN CHAMPION: Former boxing champ Vernon Forrest was gunned down on July 26 following a failed carjacking attempt.  The lack of noticeable outrage following Forrest’s death, the third involving ... read more >>
Sinking talent base does not keep teams from going to ‘Vegas
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 23 July 2009
ONE OF A FEW: Westchester HS guard Jordin Mayes, along with teammate Dwayne Polee, are one of the few Southern California products expected to be in Las Vegas for the final evaluation tournament of the ... read more >>
SHOWTIME Sports to Present Ground-Breaking Super Middleweight Tournament
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
SHOWTIME Sports to Present Ground-Breaking Super Middleweight Tournament NEW YORK -SHOWTIME Sports and six of the best super middleweight boxers in the world converged in New York City on Monday to announce ... read more >>
American Legion Resolves Lawsuit with KingVision
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
American Legion Resolves Lawsuit with KingVision CHINO, Calif.-The American Legion Post 299 in Chino, Calif., takes great pleasure in announcing that it has reached an amicable resolution of the lawsuit ... read more >>
Shaq to test skills in other sports
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
Shaq to test skills in other sportsABC show to feature O'Neal against Serena Williams, Albert Pujols and othersMaybe Shaquille O'Neal's new nickname should be the Big Experimenter.In a new ABC reality ... read more >>
James Loney to host state farm Dodgers Dream Foundation Bowling Extravaganza
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
James Loney to host state farm Dodgers Dream Foundation Bowling Extravaganza  James Loney will host the Fifth Annual State Farm Dodgers Dream Foundation Bowling Extravaganza this Thursday, July 23, ... read more >>
Grambling Names New Baseball Coach
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
Black College ReportGrambling names new baseball coachJames Darrell Cooper has been tabbed as the new head baseball coach of Grambling State University as announced by GSU Athletics Director, Lin Dawson ... read more >>
Lakers to host 3-on-3 Tournament at L.A. Live
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
Lakers to host 3-on-3 Tournament at L.A. LiveHeld from Aug. 14-16, open registrations ends July 31Ever fantasized about being a basketball world champion? Here is your opportunity. The 2009 World Champion ... read more >>
Boxer Ron ‘The American Dream’ Johnson Inks Mega Deal with Fidelity Management
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 17 July 2009
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Advice Shipping West for Swaps Stakes
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Jay Em Ess Stable's Rail Trip carries Jose Valdivia, Jr. to victory in the Grade I $700,000 Hollywood Gold Cup Saturday, July 11 at Hollywood Park.Advice Shipping West For Swaps StakesSTABLE NOTESAdvice, ... read more >>
Iverson, Clippers engaged in "very serious" talks
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Allen IversonThe makeover of the Los Angeles Clippers may include a former scoring champion.The team is in "very serious" talks with Allen Iverson on a contract, the Los Angeles Times reported on Monday. ... read more >>
Dodgers announce June Winners of Dodger Pride Awards
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
James McDonaldThe Los Angeles Dodgers announced the June winners of the Dodger Pride Awards. The Dodger Pride Awards were created in 2008 by General Manager Ned Colletti, and are given on a monthly basis ... read more >>
From Russia with Gloves
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 16 July 2009
Ivan KirpaHARD KNOCK: Ivan Kirpa lands a hard blow on Miguel Angel Rodriguez during his victory by unanimous decision.The Spit BucketFrom Russia with GlovesSUNRISE, FL-His welterweight fight was not seen ... read more >>
Road-Weary Sparks fight through first-half struggles
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 July 2009
TOUGH ROAD: Sparks guard Noelle Quinn, left, and her mates defeated Detroit in their season opener but have struggles since then, winning only once on the road11 games in, it hasn't been quite the season ... read more >>
Sun rises again for Michael Jackson
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 16 July 2009
POP FOR THE KING: Steve Cunningham of Philadelphia catches Wayne Briathwaite of Ghana flush with a left jab during their IBF cruiserweight championship elimination during ‘A Tribute to Michael Jackson’ ... read more >>
McNair legacy not in doubt
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 08 July 2009
Steve McNair As more details of his July 4 murder and its backstory are coming to light, Steve McNair's sterling legacy may take a bigger hit than he ever suffered on the field. It's not as bad as the ... read more >>

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Parker’s return spoiled by Mercury in 104-89 loss
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 July 2009
                                        Candace Parker Reigning league MVP has six points ... read more >>
The Sports Connection
Written by Evan Barnes 02 July 2009
ICONS: For Michael Jackson's 1992 single "Jam", he played one-on-one with NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan, left, who would follow in his footsteps as a world-famous Black superstar. Michael Jackson ... read more >>
King of Pop and King of Ring
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 02 July 2009
 Don King, Mike Tyson and Michael JacksonMichael JacksonMichael Jackson never put on a set of boxing gloves, but legendary boxing promoter Don King was instrumental on the 1984 Jackson 5 reunion and ... read more >>

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