Lloyd Waner
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US sports history on display at new L.A. museum By BETH HARRIS, AP Sports Writer Beth Harris, Ap Sports Writer Thu Nov 27, 10:27 pm ET LOS ANGELES When Gary Cypres' sports memorabilia collection reached 10,000 pieces and threatened to overflow their house, his wife told him to get it out. The man who made his money in the finance, mortgage and travel agency businesses did just that, developing the Sports Museum of Los Angeles. It opens Friday in a nondescript building Cypres owns in an off-the-beaten path area just west of downtown Los Angeles and located blocks from Staples Center. Inside is 32,000-square-feet of American sports history, with an emphasis on baseball, football,...