The Olympic Appetizer: Team USA Men’s Basketball

The start of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio is fast approaching and it appears as though Team USA Men’s Basketball is more than ready for the challenge. On Sunday July 24, Team USA Men’s Basketball held an exhibition game ...

NBA great Nate Thurmond dies

Nate Thurmond, one of the most respected centers in NBA history, died July 16 after battling with leukemia. He was 74.

Woody Strode: Hollywood mainstay

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.

L.A. Sparks continue streak and honor women

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.

Pursue jobs in sports beyond athletics

One reoccurring theme at the Sport Summit was that “If you stay focused on business, you can have a career in sports.”

Sport Summit at UCLA focuses on the business side of athletics

Major players from the business side of sports will meet at UCLA this Monday, July 13, for the Sport Summit.

LA Sparks on winning streak!

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.

Sparks off to a historic start

The next game is Sunday July 3, against New York at Staples Center at 2:00 PM.

Sparks honor Pat Summitt

The Los Angeles Sparks held a sneaker night in honor of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt.

Cheryl Miller to coach women’s basketball at Cal State LA

Cheryl Miller is the new head coach of the Golden Eagles women’s basketball program at Cal State LA, the University recently announced.

Chairman’s Challenge ‘Sprints for Change’

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 ...

Brotherhood Crusade and U.S. Soccer Foundation Host Jamboree in Algin Sutton Park

Day of fun and fitness with tournament-like festival of games, music, free healthy snacks and family engagement.

LA Rams

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 ...

Swimmer remains missing

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.

Student Athlete of the Week

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 ...