Nate Thurmond, one of the most respected centers in NBA history, died July 16 after battling with leukemia. He was 74.
Woodrow Wilson “Woody” Strode (1914-1994) was one of the most prolific and reliable African American actors of a generation. Acting wasn’t his first passion, however, as football at Jefferson High School and UCLA brought him initial fame.
Candace Parker hit four three-pointers and finished with 26 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Washington Mystics 93-82 on Sunday night.
One reoccurring theme at the Sport Summit was that “If you stay focused on business, you can have a career in sports.”
Major players from the business side of sports will meet at UCLA this Monday, July 13, for the Sport Summit.
The first-place Sparks made 30 of 57 (52.6 percent) field-goal attempts and are off to the second-best start in WNBA history trailing only Houston. The Comets started the season 20-1 in 1998.
The next game is Sunday July 3, against New York at Staples Center at 2:00 PM.
The Los Angeles Sparks held a sneaker night in honor of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt.
Cheryl Miller is the new head coach of the Golden Eagles women’s basketball program at Cal State LA, the University recently announced.
The annual Chairman’s Challenge and the Sprint for Change was held this past Memorial Day at USC’s Cromwell Track & Field Stadium. This event brought together successful people from various industries, including business, entertainment, athletics, and academics, to benefit the ...
Day of fun and fitness with tournament-like festival of games, music, free healthy snacks and family engagement.
Barring a trade, the Los Angeles Rams won't have a pick today as the NFL conducts the second and third rounds of its draft, because of the trade in which they acquired the first choice, which they used on Cal ...
U.S. Coast Guard officials suspended their search yesterday for a former U.S. Army soldier who was reported missing in the Pacific Ocean off Manhattan Beach after going for a swim, but sheriff’s department dive teams were still on the scene.
Justin Haasan Rogers has always been a winner, but he just needed to land at the right program where he could shine. Los Angeles High School has become that perfect landing spot, thanks to his abilities and the school’s resurgence ...
Dorsey High School senior Aundrea McBride looks like she’ll be heading down South for college.