Locke is All Dialed in for Coliseum League LB Poly is Loaded; and Serra is Ready to Soar Again
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 11 September 2014
This is week three in a high school football season that will soon separate the pretenders from the real title contenders, but all early indications point to Long Beach Poly being dominant in the Southern ... read more >>
Just Call Him Superman
Written by Tamra Latta 08 September 2014
Somebody get him the cape. Dodgers' closer Kenley Jansen threw a couple of immaculate pitches that led him to his 40th save of the season- and he's just the fourth Dodger to reach that milestone. “That’s ... read more >>
Bruce Levenson Will Sell Atlanta Hawks; After Racially Charged Email Is Revealed
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 September 2014
Bruce Levenson said he voluntarily reported his "offensive" email to the N.B.A. Credit Johnny Crawford/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, via Associated Press For the second time this year, the owner of ... read more >>
Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 08 September 2014
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released showing the running back striking his then-fiancee in February. The ... read more >>
Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 08 September 2014
NEW YORK (AP) -- Serena Williams is building a new house, complete with a karaoke room and a purse room for her "bag problem." She and big sister Venus are finally moving apart after more than three ... read more >>
Remembering Billy ‘The Hill’ McGill
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 04 September 2014
Former teammates and friends of the late basketball star Billy ‘The Hill’ McGill have been calling the Los Angeles Sentinel newspaper lately. They were shocked to learn that McGill had died. McGill ... read more >>
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 04 September 2014
Those 50 Cent tweets and Instagram posts, which went viral last week, has caused some hiccups in Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather’s preparation for his up coming bout with Marcos Maidana. After the tweets, ... read more >>
Anthony Brown: Can't play for a racist ! USC's Brown Quits, Calls Sarkisian Racist
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 August 2014
  USC senior running back Anthony Brown, who quit the team a week ago, called head coach Steve Sarkisian a racist Thursday August 28th.   Brown posted on Instagram Thursday morning, "Sark treated ... read more >>
USC's Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescue
Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 28 August 2014
Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning ... read more >>
Here We Go Again! Magic Says NFL Returning to L.A.
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 28 August 2014
Captions 1 The Los Angeles Raiders black cap is still a popular item among football fans in the Southland who would prefer they return. The team in in the final year of its lease in Oakland and could ... read more >>
St Lawrence of Brindisi Catholic School Cougars Win 6th Annual Nike 3 on 3 Tournament at L.A. LIVE
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 28 August 2014
(PHOTO /CAPTION) TEAM WATTS WINS ‘NIKE’ BASKETBALL 3 on 3 TOURNAMENT - St. Lawrence of Brindisi Catholic School Cougars in Watts were victors in the 6TH Annual Nike 3 on 3 Tournament at L.A. LIVE. ... read more >>
Drew League Closes on Interesting Note
Written by Fred Hawthorne, Contributing Writer 28 August 2014
Twenty-eight teams. One Goal. That’s the Drew League Championship. That’s what brings out NBA All Stars such as Paul George, DeMar DeRozan, James Harden, and thousands of Angelinos every weekend. ... read more >>
Light It Up! Locke High School to play its first night game Aug. 28
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sports Editor 25 August 2014
  In this Locke High School file photo, the Locke High School football team runs onto the field for a daylight home game. Locke will begin playing its first night games on Thursday Aug. 28. Since ... read more >>
Ed O'Bannon was the Name Lawyers Needed for NCAA Suit
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 14 August 2014
Former UCLA star Ed O’Bannon’s 43rd birthday on Thursday August 14 will pale in comparison to the celebration that engulfed the NCAA sports landscape that developed recently with an antitrust lawsuit ... read more >>
Beyond A Shadow of Lebron
Written by Kennenth D. Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 14 August 2014
Undefeated IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn "ShowTime" Porter (24-0-1) didn’t flinch during a reporter’s roundtable when discussing being from the same town as the greatest active basketball ... read more >>
The Dubious Sterling Era is Officially Over
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 12 August 2014
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer is In Steve Ballmer officially became the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday August 12. The team said the sale closed after a California court confirmed ... read more >>
NBA Ref Violet Palmer to Marry Longtime Partner
Written by Associated Press 07 August 2014
 Veteran NBA referee Violet Palmer formally announced that she is gay, saying that she will be married her long time partner last Friday Aug. 1. (Associated Press Photo) Violet Palmer made her biggest ... read more >>
Ravens' Rice: His Actions "Totally Inexcusable"
Written by Associated Press 07 August 2014
Associated Press OWINGS MILLS, Md. --- Ray Rice stepped to the microphone, took a deep breath and spoke for 17 minutes about what he called "the biggest mistake of his life."   His arrest for domestic ... read more >>
Dodgers Keep Kemp
Written by Tamara Latta, Sports Correspondent 07 August 2014
Matt Kemp is throwing all kind of shade at the Dodgers- and he's doing it without saying one word. He's staying classy and letting his bat do all the talking. Despite trade rumors surrounding the outfielder's ... read more >>
Venus and Serena Williams' Dad Speaks
Written by Saeed Shabazz, Special to the NNPA from The Final Call 07 August 2014
NEW YORK (FinalCall.com) – Richard Williams, best known as the father of tennis champions Venus and Serena Williams, has written his first book. It isn’t about how to play tennis.  “There are ... read more >>
College Football Report
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 August 2014
USC DEFENSIVE OVERVIEW Eight defensive starters return from 2013: defensive end Leonard Williams, inside linebacker Hayes Pullard, cornerback-safety Josh Shaw, safety Su’a Cravens, cornerback Kevon ... read more >>
Stafon Johnson Returns to Where it All Began
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Assisting Managing Editor 07 August 2014
Stafon Johnson, arguably the Greatest Of All Time among the Dorsey former football stars, will be return to his alma mater to coach running backs this season.(Facebook Photo)     The treasured Dorsey ... read more >>
It’s Showtime Again for Lakers and Byron Scott
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 31 July 2014
(AP Photo) Finally They Hire Former Star from Morningside   The Los Angeles Lakers and former star guard Byron Scott have come full circle after the team agreed to hire the Morningside High ... read more >>
The Spit Bucket: Close to the Edge
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Assisting Managing Editor 31 July 2014
Upon examining the sports landscape, I recall one of my throwback songs by Grandmaster Flash—The Message-, “Don’t push me, cause I’m close to the edge…it’s like a jungle sometime it makes ... read more >>
Lisa Leslie to be Inducted into the WB Hall of Fame in 2015
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 31 July 2014
After an outstanding college, pro and Olympic career, USC's own Lisa Leslie has earned her place in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. Tabbed as a member of the 2015 class of six inductees, Leslie ... read more >>