LAFC’s Carlos Vela revels in stardom pathway

The journey of Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) all-everything player Carlos Vela to where receives top…

Personnel and player diversity a priority for LA Kings

When we think of the sport of hockey, it would be fair to say that not…

L.B. Poly T&F star Jade McDonald looks to hit her stride

Standout track athlete Jade McDonald of Long Beach Poly is one of the most decorated track…

Landon Donovan highlights the 25 Greatest MLS list

Major League Soccer (MLS) made the grand announcement on Dec. 9, 2020, of the 25 Greatest…

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…

Athletes sign on the dotted line for the next 4 years

High School athletes from all over the Southland are turning some of their childhood dreams into…

USC’s Black Lives Matter action team look for changes

The USC Trojans athletics department has created a task force to deal with societal and racial…

No fans, no problem for Trojans

In any normal home opener for the USC Trojans, the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum would host…

College football’s melting pot: race and discrimination

The trial of opportunity can come at a moment’s notice when it presents itself or sometimes…

Athletes now use the right to vote as a form of activism

As sports returned to the public eye of the United States, so did the urge for…

LAFC’s depth provides new lifeline

When an MVP candidate goes down because of an injury, teams almost always suffer setbacks in…

Athletes and activism: Using the social justice platform

In the summer of 2016, the present era of athletes using their platform to speak out…

Historic Black landmark in jeopardy

Hiawatha Golf Course may be sacrificed to flood control Charles Rogers has been golfing at the…

Why safely reopening high school sports is going to be a lot harder than opening college and pro ball

Ongoing testing, say the authors, is critical to bringing back amateur sports. Getty Images / Erik…

An Open Letter from Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren

On Monday, May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a proud Black man, was killed by a member…