USC QB Sam Darnold is cool under pressure at Media Day

HOLLYWOOD-The USC Trojans football team have some lofty expectations they’d like to meet this year. They are considered the team to beat in the Pac-12 Conference. Winning the Pac-12 title is certainly on  the Trojans’ to-do list. Contending for a spot in the national championship game is also a goal for coach Clay Helton’s team. Helton and the […]

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NBA stars go smashing at the Drew League

LOS ANGELES, CA-Basketball should be taking a backseat right now with football jump-starting. That’s not the case at the Drew League. Things are just heating up. The regular season has ended. The playoffs have begun. That means a good dose of NBA players like Houston’s James Harden, Toronto’s DeMarr DeRozan, Golden State swingman Nick Young, […]

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Chargers, NFL Play 60 team up for fun

INGLEWOOD, CA-There’s a lot more to the NFL Play 60 Character Camp than just a fun day at the park. Hall of Fame offensive tackle Anthony Munoz believes these daylong football and fitness camps help build character, teaches teamwork and develops the core value of learning how to be a solid citizen. It’s the kind […]

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First impression is a lasting one at Laker Girls audition

EL SEGUNDO, CA-Sunday, July 9, was a big day for Jessica Elliott, who manages game entertainment for the Los Angeles Lakers. It was audition time. To many people, July represents summer fun and a cool down period of vacations, short getaways and activities. For Elliott, July represents the beginning of the start of a new NBA […]

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Clippers hand over franchise key to Blake Griffin

PLAYA VISTA,CA-Now that all the smoke and mirrors have cleared, Blake Griffin is still standing as the cornerstone for the Los Angeles Clippers to bank their future on. It was that way when the Clippers took Griffin as the No. 1 selection back in the 2010 NBA Draft. The Clippers knew then they had a […]

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Chris Tucker gets a taste of the black cowboy experience

City of Industry, CA-If you ever wanted to check out the black cowboy experience, the national touring Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo would be a good place to start. Actor Chris Tucker had never experienced the likes of the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo before. Until now. He’s made the rounds of taking in a rodeo or […]

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Patrick Beverly’s defensive mastery is on point for Clippers

CULVER CITY, CA-Patrick Beverly is ready to do work for the Los Angeles Clippers. Listening to Beverly as he spoke at the introductory press conference for himself and other players acquired by the Clippers this summer, it’s clear that the former Houston Rockets star is looking forward to the prospect of playing for Doc Rivers and sharing the […]

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Tap dancing is Marshall Davis Jr.’s partner in rhythm

The new-look John Anson Ford Amphitheatre got it right for its kickoff ceremony. Celebrated tap dancer Savion Glover and his friends were invited to invade the historic Los Angeles landmark. The Savion Glover in Concert is the official baptism of the IGNITE@ the FORD series. Glover, the internationally known stage performer, has a high volume of […]

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Crouser, Bartoletta rule USATF national championships

SACRAMENTO, CA-The 2017 USATF Outdoor National Championships took place at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California. Of course, there were plenty of surprises. Tori Bowie claimed the women’s 100 meters, but Oregon’s Deajah Stevens became the U.S. champion in the 200 meters. There was no real surprise in the women’s long jump as Tianna Bartoletta dominated. Ameer Webb […]

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Marvel Universe Live! showcases Black Panther

Christian Womack typically don’t do theatrical tryouts. As a Hollywood stuntman, auditions usually come and find him.  But for the opportunity to be part of Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, Womack actually had to go through the process to see if he, as well as others, could be the right fit. The right fit would […]

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Blake Griffin’s legacy now tied to Clippers

The Clippers knew they couldn’t afford to let Blake Griffin walk. Not with CP3 making trails to Houston. That would have been a disastrous kick in the gut for the franchise. Just a couple of hours before midnight was set to strike zero, the Cinderella carriage came awaiting for Griffin. The Clippers managed to woo and scoop up […]

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