| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:32 PM
They were four words that conveyed the sentiment of a franchise yearning for a new beginning.
"Thank You!" Clippers center DeAndre Jordan tweeted. "And welcome …"
The message was presumably intended for Steve Ballmer, who became the owner of...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 1:42 PM
In the first objection to the revised NFL concussion settlement, seven retired players claim the proposed agreement is riddled with “fatal defects” that “render it anything but fair.”
Filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:38 PM
The Minnesota Vikings suspended special teams coordinator Mike Priefer for three games and plan to give $100,000 to gay and lesbian rights organizations after former punter Chris Kluwe alleged that Priefer made inappropriate comments while he was with the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Oscar Pistorius, the South African track star on trial for murder for shooting his girlfriend, was not suffering from a mental condition that would have impaired his ability to distinguish between right and wrong at the time she was killed, a...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Somehow, Donald Sterling was even more combative on Wednesday than he was on Tuesday.
In the third day of a trial in Los Angeles Superior Court that could determine whether he remains owner of the Clippers, Sterling railed against the NBA, his wife...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:20 AM
South African Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius was involved in an argument at a night club over the weekend, his spokeswoman said Tuesday, days after his lawyers wrapped up their defense in his murder trial.
The Star newspaper said...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Todd McNair is not coaching college or pro football, but the former USC assistant is trying to keep his hand in the sport.
As the defamation lawsuit he filed against the NCAA three years ago makes its way through the court system, McNair is drawing up...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The NCAA and its member schools have preached a vision of amateurism whereby young men and women play for the love of the game, not money.
That concept will be put on trial in an Oakland courtroom this week.
A class-action antitrust suit led by former...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The latest round in the contentious legal wrangling over ownership of the Clippers is scheduled for Wednesday, when Shelly Sterling’s lawyers plan to go to court to ask a judge to sign off on her takeover of a family trust, an action she used to...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Lawyers for Donald and Shelly Sterling presented strikingly different views Wednesday of the appropriate scope of an upcoming probate hearing that is likely to determine control of their family trust, which owns the Clippers.
Donald Sterling wants a...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Rejecting his wife’s contention that the Clippers must be sold immediately so that their value will not be diminished, Donald Sterling argued in court papers filed Monday that “it is equally or more likely that with the passage of time the...