NBA

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, […]

Chargers

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 […]

Showbiz!

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, […]

Red, White & Blue

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 […]

Showbiz!

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 […]

Clippers

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 […]

NBA

Lakers now following the ‘Ball’ for success

El Segundo, CA-A remake of the front office. Excitement of over a first-round draft pick. A good kind of buzz has returned to Lakerland. That’s the way that Magic Johnson, president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers, prefers it to be. It is the way that Johnson, who […]

Sports

Ameer Webb’s juco path to U.S. champion

SACRAMENTO, CA-Ameer Webb doesn’t want to be known as an average sprinter. He wants to be the best in the world. On Day 4 of the 2017 USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships, Webb took a step in seeing that wish come to fruition. Webb zipped by the rest of […]

Clippers

Clippers re-branding now includes Jerry West

LOS ANGELES-The Golden State Warriors’ loss is the Los Angeles Clippers’ gain. Thanks to  the basketball savviness of Jerry West, the Warriors made it to the NBA Finals the last three seasons. West is now working for the Clippers to see if he  can help elevate the ballclub to a championship-level […]

Spotlight

Unconventional fits Sy Smith’s music and style

LOS ANGELES-Sy Smith doesn’t want her creative juices to ever get stale. That’s probably the chief reason why her  musical sound defies conventionality. Smith’s music is anchored in futuristic soul. She can do the neo-soul thing. Throw in a dash of jazz, grab a pinch of R&B, find room for some […]