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Trial Begins for Man Charged in Former College Football Player’s Killing
September 25, 2021
 DNA testing performed on evidence found at the scene of a former Long Beach City College football player's shooting linked an ex-convict to the slaying, a prosecutor told jurors today, but the man's attorney countered that his client has been wrongly accused. ... read more »
USC Athletics, Pechanga Casino Announce Sponsorship Deal
September 25, 2021
The USC Athletics Department and Pechanga Resort Casino announced a sponsorship agreement on Friday.   ... read more »
Marjon Beauchamp Signs With NBA G League Ignite
September 23, 2021
MarJon Beauchamp, a former four-star recruit, has signed with NBA G League Ignite, NBA G League President Shareef Abdur-Rahim announced today. ... read more »
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Student Athlete of the Week: Dorian Thompson-Robinson
September 23, 2021
UCLA senior quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson led the Bruins into national ranking after defeating LSU on September 4. He has made at least 50 percent of his passes in their first three games this season and has seven passing touchdowns as of September 21. ... read more »
Los Angeles Businesses Find Mentorship Through Jrue and Lauren Holiday Fund
September 23, 2021
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and the uptick of Black Lives Matter protests, NBA guard Jrue Holiday and his wife Lauren wanted to help people of color. They decided to use the remainder of Jrue’s 2020 salary to help Black and Brown businesses in Los Angeles, Indianapolis, New Orleans, and Milwaukee. This was the inception of the Jrue and Lauren Holiday Fund (JLHF). ... read more »
Cowboys defeat Chargers in 20-17 Thriller
September 20, 2021
In a battle between two of the NFL’s most high-octane offenses, both units looked to make a statement early in week 2 of the season. ... read more »
Brittney Sykes Is Committed To Winning Defensive Player of the Year
September 17, 2021
Brittney Sykes is a strong candidate for the Defensive Player of the Year, and she is confident that she will win this year. ... read more »
WATCH: #LAKERS AQUIRE RUSSELL WESTBROOK, WHAT SHOULD WE EXPECT
September 17, 2021
Hello Community! L.A. native Russell Westbrook is putting on the purple and gold jersey, there have been mixed reviews about his presence on the Laker team. Here's what we are expecting when Westbrook steps on the court...what are your thoughts? ... read more / watch video »
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Student Athlete of the Week: Thomas Booker
September 16, 2021
Stanford senior defensive end Thomas Booker has won accolades for his dedication to being an athlete as well as a student. He is a nominee for the William V. Campbell Trophy, which is awarded to a college football player with the best mix of academics, community service and football talent. ... read more »
USC Interim head coach Donte Williams, makes history as Trojans first Black head football coach
September 16, 2021
USC Fires Football Coach Clay Helton USC football coach Clay Helton was fired Monday, with university Athletic Director Mike Bohn calling him “one of the finest human beings I have met in the industry” ... read more »
Paralympian Bronze Medalist Jamal Hill Wants to Share Swimming with the World
September 16, 2021
Jamal Hill is another Paralympian in our own backyard. The Inglewood native and alum of Serra High School in Gardena won a bronze medal in the 50m freestyle S9. His 25.19 time broke his own American record in the event. ... read more »
Biles: FBI turned ‘blind eye’ to reports of gymnasts’ abuse
September 15, 2021
Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles told Congress in forceful testimony Wednesday that federal law enforcement and gymnastics officials turned a “blind eye” to USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse of her and hundreds of other women. ... read more »
LAKERS ANNOUNCE ADDITIONS TO COACHING AND TRAINING STAFFS
September 15, 2021
The Los Angeles Lakers announced today that the team has hired David Fizdale and John Lucas III as assistant coaches on Head Coach Frank Vogel’s staff, joining assistant coaches Phil Handy, Mike Penberthy, Miles Simon and Quinton Crawford.  Fizdale returns to the bench after serving as head coach of the New York Knicks from 2018-20 and the Memphis Grizzlies from 2016-18. Prior to joining the Grizzlies for his first NBA head coaching assignment, Fizdale spent the previous eight seasons (2008-09 thru 2015-16) with the Miami Heat as an assistant coach. During his tenure in Miami, the Heat won back-to-back NBA Championships in 2012 and 2013, and more Playoff games (70) and series (15) than any other NBA team. The Los Angeles native was an assistant coach for one season in Golden State (2003-04) and for four seasons in Atlanta (2004-08). ... read more »
NASCAR Clash Race to Be Held at Coliseum
September 15, 2021
NASCAR's season-opening Clash exhibition race will be held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Feb. 6, NASCAR announced tonight as it unveiled its 2022 schedule. ... read more »
Stafford Shines in Debut, Rams Route Bears 34-14 in Season Opener
September 13, 2021
The Matthew Stafford era officially began for the Los Angeles Rams. ... read more »
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