Elgin Baylor changed the game for today’s NBA players

His statue hovers out in front of STAPLES Center like a gigantic bronze ode to greatness.…

UCLA to play HBCUs Alabama State and NCCU

Is anybody ready for some HBCU football? Apparently, the UCLA Bruins are. For the first time…

Lakers look to dust off the funk to finish season strong

For better or for worst, the Los Angeles Lakers are not the team they were a…

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ flushes out Black identity

In the words of poet Nayyirah Waheed, “Just because someone desires you, doesn’t mean that they…

Is the NBA’s Black History Month outreach enough?

The National Basketball Association (NBA) celebrates Black History Month every season but this season the NBA’s…

Rams’ scouting program a diversity pathway to the NFL

In almost a year’s time, the Los Angeles Rams have given 10 deserving minority and female…

Shooting woes derail No. 8 Bruins against Beavers

Michaela Onyenwere scored 19 points and grabbed six boards. Lauryn Miller earned herself another double-double performance,…

UCLA-USC: Who won the football recruiting battle?

The football programs at both UCLA and USC have taken strides in the right direction after…

Door is open for high school sports return: What’s next?

Gov. Gavin Newson paved the way for high school athletics and other youth sports programs to…

Tips for seed starting success

You created your wish list, ordered some or all of the seeds you will need, and…

Beal and Westbrook help Wizards upend Lakers

LOS ANGELES, CA – LeBron James scored 31 points and came within a rebound of producing…

The Kobe legacy: Should the NBA let high school players skip college?

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers waves to the crowd after passing Michael Jordan…

No. 17 Trojans see win streak snapped by Wildcats

Evan Mobley scored 23 points, Tahj Eaddy added 14 of his own but it was not…

Harden and PG13 sizzle as Nets outlast Clippers

LOS ANGELES, CA – It was a tough night for the Los Angeles Clippers. Fresh off…

2021 Pan African Film Festival takes on virtual platform

The 29th annual Pan African Film Festival is set to take place on Feb. 28 through…