| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. issued an apology Monday night for a photo and captions on his Instagram account ridiculing Oscar De La Hoya’s time in a treatment facility.
“It’s unfortunate that a stupid picture was posted to my Instagram...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:51 PM
OAKLAND — The distance of Mike Trout’s home run off the window of a luxury suite high above the center-field wall in the Oakland Coliseum on Monday night, originally estimated at 421 feet, was bumped to 452 feet by ESPN’s Home Run...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s impressive majority decision victory over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Saturday is projected to surpass the record $137 million in pay-per-view sales that Mayweather’s 2007 victory over Oscar De La Hoya...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:02 PM
The Floyd Mayweather-Saul "Canelo" Alvarez championship fight was a knock-out for Showtime.
The fight, which Mayweather won by decision, took in almost $150 million in pay-per-view revenue. That tops the $136 million that Mayweather's 2007 defeat of...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:43 PM
The City Section has released its boys' basketball playoff divisions for 2013-14. Schools can appeal their placement. Several are expected to seek to be moved up, such as Crenshaw, Dorsey and Jordan placed in Division IV because of enrollment. Division......
| 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
| 3:21 PM
Oscar De La Hoya, in keeping with his routine of picking a string of Golden Boy Promotions fighters who’ve taken on Floyd Mayweather Jr., has predicted Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will knock Mayweather out Saturday sometime around the eighth...
| 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
| 1:02 PM
Oscar De La Hoya has groomed Saul “Canelo” Alvarez to become the world’s top boxer, but De La Hoya announced Tuesday that he will not attend Alvarez’s fight Saturday to do that against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
De La Hoya announced...