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Chick Hearn

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  • Vin Scully, pitch perfect for the Dodgers

    Vin Scully, pitch perfect for the Dodgers
    Oh, that voice! It comes out of the TV, it comes out of the radio, it comes out of the man sitting across from me in the cafe behind the press box at Dodger Stadium. Courtly and indefatigable, Vin Scully has been calling Dodger games since Harry Truman...
  • The Crosby Chronicles: We've lost a piece of California gold

    For the past week a deep sadness has shadowed me concerning the death of Huell Howser. I am so grateful that Huell Howser was able to hear what I wrote about him in the Crosby Chronicles a month ago. His assistant called me and said that when he read...
  • Commentary: We've lost a piece of California gold

    A deep sadness has shadowed me concerning the death of Huell Howser. I am so grateful that Huell was able to hear what I wrote about him a month ago. His assistant called me and said that when he read the piece to Huell, it moved him to tears, and that...
  • Jerry Buss dies at 80; Lakers owner brought 'Showtime' success to L.A.

    Jerry Buss dies at 80; Lakers owner brought 'Showtime' success to L.A.
    When Jerry Buss bought the Lakers in 1979, he wanted to build a championship team. He also wanted to put on a show. The new owner gave courtside seats to movie stars. He hired pretty women to dance during timeouts. He spent freely on big stars and...
  • The Crosby Chronicles: Thanks Dr. Jerry Buss for success of L.A. Lakers

    The death of Dr. Jerry Buss affects any L.A. sports fan. I kept reading and watching the sad news on Monday as a way for the loss to sink in even though his absence in the public eye the past two years was an unspoken foreshadowing of what transpired. If...
  • Commentary: Thanks, Dr. Jerry Buss, for success of L.A. Lakers

    The death of Dr. Jerry Buss affects any sports fan. I kept reading and watching the sad news as a way for the loss to sink in, even though his absence in the public eye the past two years was an unspoken foreshadowing of what transpired. If it weren't...
  • Lakers Moments: Chick Hearn gives the play-by-play

     
    A familiar friend: Chick Hearn, the voice of the Lakers, called the shots from this vantage point at the Forum in Inglewood on June 3, 1982. Hearn is one of the most iconic Lakers figures, even though he never was......
  • Times guest blogger Hines Ward discusses Week One on 'Dancing With the Stars'

     
    The Times is pleased to have Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward guest-blogging for us while he competes on "Dancing With the Stars." Every Wednesday, Ward, a Super Bowl MVP and two-time Super Bowl champion, will answer a few questions......
  • Lakers Moments: Say hello to Pat Riley

     
    Before he was coach: Pat Riley, #12 of the Los Angeles Lakers, drives to the basket during a game against the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1974 season at the MECCA Arena in Milwaukee, Wis. As an NBA player, Pat Riley's......
  • Pete Carroll to preside over coaches workshop, football festival for kids at L.A. Live

     
    Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll returns to Southern California this weekend to preside over “Win Forever” events, which include a workshop for coaches on Friday night at the Grammy Museum at L.A. Live and a football festival for kids on......
  • Poll: Would you prefer Spero Dedes or Joel Meyers as the Lakers' play-by-play announcer?

     
    Who would you want as the Lakers' play-by-play announcer?customer surveys Laker fans don't just expect an NBA championship every season. They expect a championship voice to narrate that journey. It's a role the late Chick Hearn filled admirably,...