| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:13 AM
The Phoenix Coyotes -- well, four of them -- could help put you in the holiday spirit with their rendition of "Jingle Bells."
Shane Doan, Mike Ribeiro, Radim Vbrata and Keith Yandle put their slapshot skills to use by knocking pucks into bells hanging...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Jeff Cameron of Tallahassee, Fla., radio station WTSM-FM reported live on ESPN Thursday morning that Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston will not be charged in a sexual assault complaint filed by a woman in December 2012.
Cameron said he could...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Here they go again, the Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies going after each other once more in a meaningful regular-season game -- even if it is just one of 82.
The Thursday night game is significant because of the Clippers and Grizzlies' history and...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Three decades ago, boxing promoter Dan Goossen managed former nightclub bouncer Mr. T.
Goossen helped land Mr. T his defining role as boxer Clubber Lang in Sylvester Stallone’s “Rocky III,” only to be told he was fired just as Mr. T...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Andre Ward said he’s confident he’ll return to the boxing ring in the early spring despite the lawsuit he filed Monday attempting to break from his longtime promoter, Dan Goossen.
“The legal process that I'm going through right now...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Spanish-language radio personality Eddie "Piolin" Sotelo's mysterious departure from the airwaves last week came after a performer on his nationally syndicated program accused him of sexual harassment, according to documents obtained by The Times....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Bee Gees are playing on Roy Englebrecht's office radio, but the 67-year-old sports promoter has a saying taped on his wall to assure he's not stuck in days gone by.
"Don't judge me by my past. I don't live there anymore."
Southland boxing fans...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
It is time for Oscar De La Hoya's two-year checkup. Not the medical kind, the public kind.
It was two years ago this week that boxing's Golden Boy suffered through the longest 18 holes of his life. Golf wasn't the problem. Hooked drives and missed putts...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:41 PM
It is big-fight week, so get on your thigh-high rubber boots.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. fights Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on Saturday night in Las Vegas. The MGM Grand will be overrun with tattoos and muscle shirts. Most of those will be men.
You will hear...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:39 PM
The smallest detail is never far from Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s mind. It has allowed him to compile a bank account that exceeds $100 million, a testament to the fighter's brilliance.
"I once introduced him to a guy I knew, and just the other day, six years...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:00 PM
On the subject of super fights, who better to ask than the Boy Promoter, Don Chargin, who is 85?
Yes, they still call him that. And yes, he still promotes boxing matches. He lives in Cambria, puts on shows for local fighters in Central and Northern...