6:32 PM EST, Fri March 05, 2021
1 hour ago

Dodgers, Angels and other California MLB teams can allow a handful of fans opening day

Only the San Francisco Giants among California's five MLB teams will be allowed to admit more than 100 fans until their counties fall out of the purple tier.
2 hours ago

Some help is needed for UCLA or USC to make Los Angeles a Pac-12 title town

UCLA and USC enter Saturday showdown looking for some redemption — and a possible chance to grab first place in the Pac-12 — after recent struggles.
3 hours ago

Blake Griffin a good fit for the Lakers? Breaking down what he could bring

Blake Griffin is back on the free-agent market after the Detroit Pistons bought him out of his contract. Here's why the Lakers should pass on him.
4 hours ago

Elliott: 'Dream Gap' tour inches women's pro hockey association toward financial viability

The Professional Women's Hockey Players Assn.'s progress has been slowed by the pandemic, but the 'Dream Gap' tour injects the effort with hope.
5 hours ago

Dodgers' Jimmy Nelson (remember him?) gets another shot at rebounding from surgery

A year ago, the Dodgers gave Jimmy Nelson a one-year, $1.25-million contract hoping he'd bounce back from injury. He didn't, but he gets a do-over.
18 hours ago

Walter Gretzky, father of NHL star Wayne Gretzky, dies at 82

Walter Gretzky, father of hockey great Wayne Gretzky whose down-to-earth approach to life and family struck a chord with Canadians, dies at 82.
19 hours ago

Dodgers shut out by Cubs in first spring loss

Pitcher Jimmy Nelson feels good to be back on the mound, but Dodgers are shut out by Cubs in their first spring training loss.
20 hours ago

Paul George-less Clippers let game slip away to Wizards

Clippers lose to Wizards without Paul George to extend losing streak.
21 hours ago

Dodgers' Chris Taylor is a regular guy who doesn't mind his irregular role

Chris Taylor thought he might have a shot at playing second base every day, but Gavin Lux got that role, leaving Taylor a content super-utility player.
22 hours ago

NBA All-Star game draft: LeBron James selects Giannis Antetokounmpo first overall

LeBron James made Giannis Antetokounmpo the first selection in the All-Star game draft, while Kevin Durant chose Nets teammate Kyrie Irving second..
23 hours ago

First photos of LeBron James in 'Space Jam: New Legacy' released

The first photos of "Space Jam: New Legacy" starring Lakers star LeBron James were released on Thursday from Entertainment Weekly.
23 hours ago

Angels starter Griffin Canning experiences extreme highs and lows in two-inning stint

Griffin Canning struck out five in two innings but also gave up two runs and three hits, including a home run in the Angels' 9-2 loss to the Diamondbacks.
Mar 4, 2021

Vanessa Bryant says daughters motivate her to find 'light in darkness'

Vanessa Bryant says she's been motivated by her daughters Natalia, Bianka and Capri since the tragic deaths of their sister Gianna and father Kobe.
Mar 4, 2021

Angels flamethrower Chris Rodriguez goes from back pain to being plain back

Overtraining 3 years ago caused a stress fracture in Chris Rodriguez's spine and he's pitched just 9⅓ innings since. Now he appears healthy.
Mar 4, 2021

Dennis Schroder and short-handed Lakers can't complete comeback in loss to Kings

Playing for the first time this season without LeBron James, Dennis Schroder, Montrezl Harrell and Kyle Kuzma get close, but can't lift Lakers past Kings.