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Hero to the Game, Celebrating Donnie Shell
August 9, 2021
Donnie Shell announcement of being inducted into the Hall of Fame ... read more »
Watch Steeler’s Safety Donnie Shell Highlights – Now Inducted into Hall of Fame
August 9, 2021
Congratulations to Donnie Shell- Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame. ... read more / watch video »
July 23: Jackie Robinson was inducted in to the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, 1962
July 23, 2021
July 23: Jackie Robinson was inducted in to the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, 1962 ... read more »
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Cal State LA Remembers Legacy of Sports Hall of Famer Tiny Lister
December 16, 2020
Cal State LA Hall of Famer Tommy "Tiny" Lister, who went on to a successful acting career that spanned more than two decades, passed away on Thursday. He was 62. ... read more »
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: MLB Great Bob Gibson Dies at 84
October 9, 2020
Gibson emerged as a raw, but immensely talented rookie who would not be denied stardom. He became a full-time starting pitcher in July 1961 and earned his first All-Star appearance in 1962. Gibson won two of three games he pitched in the 1964 World Series, then won 20 games in a season for the first time in 1965. Gibson also pitched three complete game victories in the 1967 World Series. ... read more »
Kobe Bryant Elected Into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
April 5, 2020
“No amount of words can fully describe what Kobe Bryant meant to the Los Angeles Lakers,” said Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss. “Kobe was not only a proven winner and a champion, he gave everything he had to the game of basketball. His fierce competitiveness, work ethic and drive were unmatched. Those qualities helped Kobe lead us to five titles – and have now brought him to the Hall of Fame, where he will be enshrined with the greatest to have ever played the game. No one deserves it more.” ... read more »
NFL Putting Stronger Rooney Rule Front and Center
February 21, 2020
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made that a point of emphasis in his state of the league speech during Super Bowl week. So count on Goodell finding ways to more strongly implement the policy that requires teams to interview minority candidates for coaching and executive positions. ... read more »
Chargers Icon Antonio Gates Announces Retirement Following Hall of Fame Career
January 15, 2020
NFL’s All-Time Leader in Touchdowns by a Tight End will join Chargers’ Front Office as Legends Ambassador ... read more »
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Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown dies at age 78
October 24, 2019
Willie Brown established the bump-and-run style of defense the Raiders used for decades, provided the iconic play in Oakland’s first Super Bowl title, and impacted nearly every player who suited up for the team over the past half-century. ... read more »
IN MEMORIAM: Baseball Great Willie McCovey Dies at 80
November 8, 2018
Former San Francisco Giant slugger and one of Major League Baseball’s all-time greatest players, Willie McCovey, has died at the age of 80. ... read more »
L.A. Rams and L.A. Chargers Unveil Football Uniforms at Inglewood High Schools
August 29, 2018
The Rams and the Chargers teamed up to donate $10,000 each towards 50 home and 50 away jerseys for both Inglewood and Morningside high school. ... read more / watch video »
Snoop League’s Super Bowl XIV Is More Than Football and Cheer
December 7, 2017
The league took time to honor McGinnest and league founders, Snoop Dogg and Commissioner Haamid Wadood, with painted portraits and plagues. ... read more »
NFL Hall Of Famer And Chargers Icon LaDainian Tomlinson Joins Los Angeles Chargers As Special Assistant To The Owner
April 10, 2017
Tomlinson will support the organization and expand its community outreach as the franchise continues the transition to Los Angeles. ... read more »
Patrick Ewing is the New Head Coach of Georgetown Men’s Basketball
April 6, 2017
Georgetown University hired alumnus and NBA Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing as their head coach for their men’s basketball team. ... read more »
Legendary sports commentator Stephen A. Smith goes one-on-one
April 5, 2017
When it comes to the world of sports commentary, few voices, faces or names are more recognizable than that of Stephen A. Smith. ... read more »
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