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Lakers' lack of assists does not come from lack of ball movement

Statistics suggest the Lakers’ five-game losing streak has mostly offered the opposite of Luke Walton’s vision for his basketball team.  From the time he was hired as head coach in June, Walton has painted a future full of stingy defense and relentless ball movement. The injury-riddled Lakers (10-15)...

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  • The Times' boys' basketball rankings

    The Times' boys' basketball rankings

    A look at the top 25 teams in high school boys’ basketball in the Southland: Rk; TEAM (Record) Comment (Last rank) 1. SIERRA CANYON (0-0) Marvin Bagley III makes debut vs. Chaminade on Monday (1) 2. CHINO HILLS (5-0) LiAngelo Ball scored 72 points in game last week (2) 3. SANTA ANA MATER DEI (6-0) Spencer...

  • St. John Bosco puts big hurt on Mater Dei

    St. John Bosco puts big hurt on Mater Dei

    If you have the best football player on the field and he stands 6 feet 5, weighs 310 pounds and is headed to Ohio State, you find a way get him involved. And that’s what Bellflower St. John Bosco Coach Jason Negro did on Saturday night in the Southern Section Division 1 championship game against...

  • High school notes: His season cut short, Carlos Hernandez sees the long view of life

    High school notes: His season cut short, Carlos Hernandez sees the long view of life

    It’s an hour before Saturday’s City Section Division III championship football game at El Camino College. Carlos Hernandez, one of the top players for Reseda High, has limped out of the locker room without his crutches and is sitting on a bench looking upon an empty field. He can’t play against...

  • Top high school championship football games this week

    Top high school championship football games this week

    Friday’s CIF state bowl games Division 1-AA: Harbor City Narbonne (14-0) at San Diego Cathedral Catholic (13-0), 7:30 p.m. — This game should revolve around whether Narbonne’s powerful defense can stop Cathedral’s wing-T offense and quarterback Tate Haynes. Narbonne Coach Manuel Douglas used to...

  • Football forces a former class clown to 'get it together.' Now he's taking a serious look at college

    Football forces a former class clown to 'get it together.' Now he's taking a serious look at college

    Berdale Bernie Bernard Robins, known as “Dale” at home, grew up as a youth football standout in South Los Angeles. But when he got to high school, he said, “I didn’t think it was possible for me to play college ball.” He was the class clown, focused on listening to friends instead of teachers....

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