| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:30 PM
John Hamilton expressed remorse and disappointment, yet pride during an interview Tuesday afternoon in his Newport Beach office. It's what happens when he announces Newport Sports Museum has closed its doors after 18 years and he will begin to sell its...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Wayne Gretzky, the ice hockey legend, has put an estate up for sale in Westlake Village at $10.5 million.
Set in a gated community, the 8,711-square-foot house, built in 2006, is entered through a courtyard with fountain. Double doors open to spacious...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Gather 'round for a history lesson, of bright playoff campaigns gone bad . . . and gone south, fast.
Sunday night's debacle at San Jose wasn't the first time the Kings have given up seven consecutive goals in a playoff game. It happened during, of all...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Skating fans in Culver City were celebrating a temporary victory after city officials dug out an obscure document that advocates hope can keep an ice rink in the neighborhood.
City officials informed the owner of Culver City Ice Arena of its findings...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Laugh all you want at those old public-access television clips of the late Dr. Gene Scott, the eccentric televangelist who sometimes wore two pairs of glasses at once and shouted at viewers to "Get on the telephone!" whenever his fundraising totals ebbed....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:11 PM
After more than two decades as the analyst on Kings telecasts, Jim Fox is probably better known for his fine work in breaking down plays and providing context over the air than he is for his 10-year playing career with the Kings.
“I do run into...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
For a city starving for a sports identity, the arrival of the greatest player in the history of hockey was met with a collective gasp.
Gordie Howe was 49 years old when he brought his two sons to town in 1977. The New England Whalers were a struggling...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Suppose Pocono Raceway announced it had found a way to positively guarantee that no one would crash in any future race. All the speed, noise, skillful driving and colorful cars would be the same next year, except that no crashes could possibly occur and...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The United States Olympic Committee, saying the Games "bring people together," was pleased to hear that President Barack Obama said there should be no boycott of the 2014 Sochi Games despite differences with the host nation.
U.S. disputes with Russia...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Brantford, Canada, the hometown of NHL legend Wayne Gretzky, unveiled a statue of the Great One on Sunday outside the Wayne Gretzky Sports Center.
The next day, vandals besmirched the statue, spray-painting it.
The statue depicts Gretzky hoisting...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:34 PM
The NHL has agreed to pay Wayne Gretzky the money he was owed from his tenure as a part-owner of the Phoenix Coyotes, a sum reported to be between $7 million and $8 million.
The settlement could bring Gretzky back to the NHL in the role of ambassador or...