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  • John Kass: Sterling's race case a movie of our age

    An unwritten American novel is playing out in Los Angeles. It's about rich, whiny racist Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. And it's about his cooing kitty-cat of a girlfriend, who infuriated him by bringing black people to his games....
  • The Sterling controversy has given the NBA plenty of unexpected attention

    Donald Sterling gave the NBA a gift before he was kicked out of the club. The release of audio tapes with his now infamous, ill-conceived remarks to his girlfriend stirred a controversy that had the whole world talking about the NBA for a couple days,...
  • Sterling furor presents test of L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti's leadership

    Sterling furor presents test of L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti's leadership
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti stepped into the national media glare at a galvanizing moment for the city: Donald Sterling's remarks about blacks had just earned him a lifetime NBA banishment, just as his Los Angeles Clippers were competing in the...
  • 'Showtime' chronicles glitzy Lakers era of Magic, Kareem and Riley

    'Showtime' chronicles glitzy Lakers era of Magic, Kareem and Riley
    The diva guard is orchestrating coaching changes. The boss man is an inveterate womanizer, as is most of the team, except for the committed virgin they just signed, who firmly believes sex shouldn't take place till marriage. This a dynasty or a soap...
  • Watch Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's new 'Airplane!'-inspired ad

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is known by most people as a Lakers legend and an NBA Hall of Famer. But to some, he will always be Roger Murdock, the co-pilot on the classic comedy movie "Airplane!" On Tuesday, a new commercial was released where Abdul-Jabbar re-...
  • Charles Barkley calls Clippers one of two top teams in West

    The Clippers' total dismantling of the woebegone Lakers on Thursday in epic proportion elicited all sorts of responses about the greatness of the Clippers. Just listen to what basketball Hall of Famer and TNT analysts Charles Barkley had to say about...
  • Up next for the Clippers: Monday vs. Phoenix

    Up next for the Clippers: Monday vs. Phoenix
    When: 7:30 p.m. Where: Staples Center. On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330. Records: Clippers 44-20, Suns 36-26. Record vs. Suns: 1-1. Update: Blake Griffin needs 11 rebounds to reach 3,000 in his career. Griffin would become the...
  • Clippers defeat Warriors to extend winning streak to nine games

    Clippers defeat Warriors to extend winning streak to nine games
    Blake Griffin looked at the Staples Center crowd and clapped his hands. Then Griffin pumped his fist toward his teammates, drawing a smile from Chris Paul. After the game was over, after the Clippers had defeated the Golden State Warriors, 111-98,...
  • Apodaca: Let's pause and recall the influence of Jerry Norman

    With the NCAA tournament underway, it's worth remembering that March Madness hasn't always been around to turn us into a nation of obsessed college basketball fans. Back in more provincial times, one man contributed as much as anyone to raising the...
  • NBA players in movies: the best and worst

    NBA players in movies: the best and worst
    NBA star LeBron James will make his feature film debut in Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment's "Ballers." The movie was originally planned in 2009 but was delayed because of James' controversial departure from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the...
  • Thousands of California injury claims made by professional athletes

    Thousands of California injury claims made by professional athletes
    The National Football League’s increasingly visible injury legacy has become a topic of national debate, one that threatens to cast a lasting shadow over the country’s most popular, and profitable, sport. Far less attention has been paid...