LA Galaxy clinch spot in MLS Cup Playoffs

The LA Galaxy will return to the MLS Cup Playoffs for the fifth consecutive season and an MLS record 15th time in club history.

Dodgers world series tickets to go on sale Saturday

Tickets for potential World Series games at Dodger Stadium will go on sale Saturday on the Los Angeles Dodgers’ website.

Dodgers head to St. Louis after record-tying performance

The Los Angeles Dodgers are scheduled to fly to St. Louis today and hope to return Saturday with their first National League pennant and World Series berth since 1988.

Dodgers defeat Cardinals, avoid elimination

The Los Angeles Dodgers avoided elimination, defeating the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-4, in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series today at Dodger Stadium, as Adrian Gonzalez hit two solo home runs and Carl Crawford and A.J. Ellis hit ...

Dodgers need win tonight or face elimination in Game 5 of NLCS

The Los Angeles Dodgers will try to avoid elimination today when they play host to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium.

Incentives set for carpoolers to Dodger Stadium

The westbound bus lane on Sunset Boulevard between Figueroa Street and Elysian Park Avenue will be open to vehicles with four or more passengers from 2-8 p.m. today in an attempt to encourage people to carpool to Dodger Stadium.

Los Angeles courts NFL for team at downtown stadium

Amid skepticism that Los Angeles would be a successful home to a professional football team, the Los Angeles City Council today went on record to urge the National Football League to bring in one, maybe even two teams to the ...

USC bans on-campus parking, tailgating for Thursday’s game

Fans will not be able to park or conduct tailgate parties on the USC campus for Thursday night’s USC-Arizona football game because all classes will still be in session and operate on their normal schedule.

Los Angeles Dodgers defeat Atlanta Braves

Juan Uribe hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning tonight as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves, 4-3, at Dodger Stadium to win their National League Division Series, three games to one.

Dodgers seek series-clinching victory tonight against Atlanta Braves

The Los Angeles Dodgers will try to wrap up their National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves tonight at Dodger Stadium.

L.A. Kings to play home opener tonight

The Los Angeles Kings will begin two season-long fundraising efforts and unveil their new team anthem at tonight’s home opener against the New York Rangers at Staples Center.

USC fires coach Kiffin after record-tying loss

USC fired football coach Lane Kiffin in the middle of the night, and today announced that longtime assistant coach Ed Orgeron would step in as interim head coach.

Lamar Odom formally charged with DUI

Former Laker and Clipper forward Lamar Odom was charged today with a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence stemming from his arrest last month.

LA KISS acquires first three players

The Los Angeles KISS of the Arena Football League acquired its first three players today — quarterback J.J. Raterink, receiver Chase Deadder and jack linebacker Antwan Marsh.

Serena Williams triumphs in U.S. Open over Victoria Azarenka

Serena Williams retained her U.S. Open title with a hard-fought 7-5 6-7 6-1 victory over Victoria Azarenka in an gripping final at Flushing Meadows Sunday.