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  • Can Lakers stay close enough to make playoff push in April?

    Can Lakers stay close enough to make playoff push in April?
    If the Lakers can stay healthy this season, after an injury-plagued, 27-win 2013-14, the team may be able to rebound through March with a winning record. Losing center/forward Pau Gasol to the Chicago Bulls in free agency won't help, but the return of...
  • MTV Video Music Awards put the revamped Forum in the spotlight

    MTV Video Music Awards put the revamped Forum in the spotlight
    While Beyoncé, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus and other pop music stars are wondering whether they'll walk away with honors from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, another contender looking to emerge a winner isn't a person at all: the Forum in Inglewood....
  • Ex-CEO Ballmer quits Microsoft board to focus on NBA's Clippers

    Ex-CEO Ballmer quits Microsoft board to focus on NBA's Clippers
    SEATTLE (Reuters) - Former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer has left the software company's board in order to spend more time on his newly acquired Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, but said he plans to hang on to his 4 percent stake in...
  • Steve Ballmer leaves Microsoft board to focus on Clippers, teaching

    Steve Ballmer leaves Microsoft board to focus on Clippers, teaching
    New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer resigned from Microsoft's board of directors, saying Tuesday that the combination of "the Clippers, civic contribution, teaching and study" would leave him little time to keep abreast of the company he led for 14 years....
  • March may be make-or-break stretch on Lakers' schedule

    March may be make-or-break stretch on Lakers' schedule
    After a 27-55 season, the Lakers hope to be far more competitive this coming season. With the addition of rookie power forward Julius Randle (seventh overall pick) and a healthy Kobe Bryant, the Lakers may be able to get through the first four months of...
  • SummerSlam recap: Brock Lesnar wins WWE world heavyweight championship

    WWE held its annual SummerSlam pay-per-view at Staples Center on Sunday, and a sold-out crowd (including UFC star Ronda Rousey sitting ringside) got to see three titles change, including the WWE world heavyweight championship, as Brock Lesnar manhandled...
  • Transfer of Clippers ownership is welcomed by players, fans

    Transfer of Clippers ownership is welcomed by players, fans
    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...
  • Byron Scott: Right guy for the job, but what are the expectations?

    Byron Scott: Right guy for the job, but what are the expectations?
    The Lakers won’t win the NBA championship next season. Too much age. Too many injury questions. Too much Western Conference. And unless they get a much-needed infusion from the free-agent market next summer (Kevin Love, LaMarcus Aldridge?), they...
  • Where did Metro get the idea not to install locked gates?

    Where did Metro get the idea not to install locked gates?
    To the editor: The Los Angeles County Metro opened its rail network with an "honor" system of fare collection, and many Blue and Expo line stations have no turnstiles. I have used subways in Chicago, New York, Beijing and Europe, and the people there...
  • Lady Gaga looks for raves at Staples Center

    Lady Gaga looks for raves at Staples Center
    Lady Gaga needed to get Staples Center to start dancing on Monday night. "For all of you who don’t know about 'Artpop'," she said, alluding to her most recent album and its lumbering tour title, "ArtRave: The Artpop Ball," "grab a glowstick or get...
  • UFC champion Jose Aldo injured, out of Aug. 2 fight at Staples Center

    Jose Aldo, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s gifted featherweight champion, has suffered a training camp injury and won’t be able to defend his belt as scheduled Aug. 2 at Staples Center against Chad Mendes. A UFC spokesman said...