| Oct 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Performances by Josh Groban, Jennifer Hudson and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds highlighted Barbara Davis' biennual Carousel of Hope ball on Saturday at the Beverly Hilton. But it was a pair of L.A. sports heroes who had the audience on its feet: Kareem...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Dodger Stadium sat empty Wednesday, the postseason logos already starting to fade in the grass. The Dodgers would have preferred to play Game 5 of the National League division series on their home field Thursday. Instead, the focus shifts from the field...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:15 PM
AT THE PLATE: Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run home run in the third inning to finish the season with 116 runs batted in, the most in the major leagues. Gonzalez finished five RBIs ahead of Mike Trout of the Angels. "It's definitely something cool to be...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Q: Ira, I know that Erik Spoelstra likes to slow-cook rookies, but with the lack of shooting-guard depth requiring Mario Chalmers to play some two, do you see Shabazz Napier getting regular minutes? -- Luis.
A: First, there is plenty of time for the...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Tras un matrimonio perfecto de cuatro años en el que ambas partes se beneficiaron mutuamente con dos campeonatos de la NBA, LeBron James decidió la semana pasada apartarse del glamour y el poder de Miami para regresar a Cleveland, su casa.
Con 29 años y...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:11 PM
The Lakers have officially hired Byron Scott as their next coach, ending a search of almost three months by choosing a familiar name to Lakers followers.
He comes with a built-in advantage over the last two Lakers coaches because he didn't replace...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The Lakers' young new power forward likes to do something that most big guys despise.
Dribble the ball. In space. Often well above the top of the key.
Julius Randle likes to handle.
He's not the next Magic Johnson, despite similar 6-foot-9 height....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:31 PM
The baseball season has reached its traditional halfway point, and Dodgers fans continue to lead the league in strikeouts.
While caught in the crossfire between Mis-DirecTV and Sports-Nyet LA, is there anything they haven't missed?
Josh Beckett became...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:44 PM
I was amused at the Lakers' pitch to various free agents to join them. Reminded me of an 80-year-old man trying to convince a supermodel he used to be something in the day.
Is it really that hard to see the 800-pound ego in...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 10:24 AM
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant says he is “scared” about his future after basketball.
Bryant, who turns 36 in August, is under contract with the Lakers for two more seasons. He played just six games last season. After he returned from...
| Jul 24, 2014
I never thought I would have to fight for a grocery store in my ward. When I was first elected alderman of the 5th Ward in 1999, I naively thought retailers would flock to this South Side community after taking note of all of its selling points —...