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  • NFL rejects veterans group's 'Please Stand' ad for Super Bowl commemorative program

    NFL rejects veterans group's 'Please Stand' ad for Super Bowl commemorative program

    The NFL has rejected an ad for the Super Bowl’s printed program submitted by a national veterans organization. The full-page ad features a photo of the American flag, along with the words “Please Stand.” “While we are well aware of the controversy surrounding players kneeling during the National...

  • Clippers lose by technical knockout to Timberwolves

    Clippers lose by technical knockout to Timberwolves

    The Clippers were boiling mad at the officials Monday night, the technical fouls flowing like water and the ejections coming in succession. They were assessed four technical fouls in the important final five minutes of the fourth quarter. They saw coach Doc Rivers and assistant coach Mike Woodson...

  • Why do people keep punching police horses at Philadelphia Eagles games?

    Why do people keep punching police horses at Philadelphia Eagles games?

    For the second week in a row, someone was charged with punching a police officer and his horse at Lincoln Financial Field on the day of a Philadelphia Eagles playoff game. On Sunday, the incident took place while fans were tailgating outside the Linc about three hours before the Eagles hosted the...

  • Randle embraces Walton's challenge to be the Lakers' tough guy

    Randle embraces Walton's challenge to be the Lakers' tough guy

    What struck some as a criticism of Julius Randle last week didn’t feel that way to the Lakers forward. After the Lakers were outmuscled by the Oklahoma City Thunder and Randle grabbed only one rebound, Lakers Coach Luke Walton said that he wanted Randle to be “our guy” to push back when the Lakers...

  • Will Vladimir Guerrero be the first Angel in Cooperstown?

    Will Vladimir Guerrero be the first Angel in Cooperstown?

    The Angels have retired six numbers, three in honor of men that never played for the team: Jackie Robinson, founding owner Gene Autry and beloved coach Jimmie Reese. The three numbers retired in honor of players: pitcher Nolan Ryan, who represents the Texas Rangers in the Hall of Fame; infielder...

  • NBA: DeMarcus Cousins produces huge triple-double

    NBA: DeMarcus Cousins produces huge triple-double

    DeMarcus Cousins had 44 points, 24 rebounds and 10 assists, Anthony Davis scored 34 points and the host New Orleans Pelicans overcame a 17-point deficit in the final five minutes of regulation before pulling out a 132-128 victory over the Chicago Bulls in double overtime Monday night. Cousins scored...

  • Wildfire, mudslide, missile warning: Joc Pederson's memorable wedding week

    Wildfire, mudslide, missile warning: Joc Pederson's memorable wedding week

    The Dodgers threw open their stadium to firefighters on Monday, welcoming some 350 first responders from Los Angeles and Ventura counties for a round of batting practice, lunch and a chance to meet Dodgers players. No player was more delighted to meet the men and women who fought wildfire in Southern...

  • Clippers' injury list grows some more

    Clippers' injury list grows some more

    When he began to give medical updates on DeAndre Jordan, Austin Rivers and Danilo Gallinari, Clippers coach Doc Rivers forgot to tell the media that rookie guard Jawun Evans had joined his injured group. “Jawun Evans is out today with a sore [lower] abdominal injury,” Rivers said. “I forget that...

  • Lonzo Ball to travel with Lakers but might not play

    Lonzo Ball to travel with Lakers but might not play

    Lonzo Ball will travel with the Lakers on their trip that begins Thursday, but it’s possible he doesn’t play at all during that trip. Ball suffered a knee sprain in Dallas on January 13. He began some light jogging on a treadmill Saturday while the Lakers went through their shootaround. “He did...

  • Rams quarterback Jared Goff named to Pro Bowl, replacing Eagles' Carson Wentz

    Rams quarterback Jared Goff named to Pro Bowl, replacing Eagles' Carson Wentz

    Rams quarterback Jared Goff on Monday was named to the Pro Bowl, replacing Carson Wentz of the Philadelphia Eagles. Goff, the No. 1 pick in the 2016 NFL draft, was a first alternate for the all-star exhibition after balloting by fans, players and coaches. Wentz, the second pick in the 2016 draft,...

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