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LA Sparks Select Shakayla Thomas

The Los Angeles Sparks selected forward Shakayla Thomas with the 23rd pick overall in the 2018 WNBA Draft, announced Executive Vice President and General Manager, Penny Toler. "Shakayla is super...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 19, 2018

Los Angeles Chargers 2018 Seven Round Mock Draft

The 2018 NFL draft is less than a week away, on April 26th through the April 28th and it is time to put our best effort forward to predict whom the Los Angeles Chargers might add to their roster through the draft. The Chargers have seven draft picks,...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 12, 2018

Ko and Jutanugarn Share Lead in LA Open

Jin Young Ko and Moriya Jutanugarn share the third round lead in the 2018 HUGEL-JTBC LA Open at the historic Wilshire Country Club. The LPGA return to the City of Los Angeles for the first time since...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 12, 2018

St. Paul Easter Baseball Tournament

Spring Break 2018 served Culver City High baseball well. The Centaurs won four of five games to earn third place in the 24-team St. Paul Easter Tournament. The Centaurs will take their successful 11-2 pre-league record heading into Ocean League...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 12, 2018

Chargers First Round Options in the NFL Draft

The 2018 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away (April 26th through the 28th). The Los Angeles Chargers have a very good roster and really need to use this draft to build depth and to find replacements for players that they could lose in free agency...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    April 12, 2018

Lakers and Clippers Are Out Of NBA Playoffs

For the first time in recent memory, both the Clippers and the Lakers will start their summer vacations early. The Clippers will miss the playoffs for the first time in seven years, although they...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 5, 2018

Zlatan Too Much For LAFC

There's no doubt about it, Los Angeles just rebranded the "major" in Major League Soccer. The inaugural match between the brand new upstart Los Angeles Football Club and the well-established Los...

 

Culver's Tevian Jones Goes to Illinois

Tevian Jones, a four-star recruit in the 2018 college basketball recruiting class, has committed to play at Illinois next season. The 6'6 small forward out of Culver City, California, announced his...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    April 5, 2018

Clippers Hope for a Miracle, Lakers Look To Be The Spoiler

The NBA season for the Clippers and Lakers is about to end unless the Clippers can pull off a miracle. The NBA playoffs consist of 16 teams from two different conferences. Eight teams from the west...

 
 By Roger Gunn    Sports    April 5, 2018

Hole No. 12 at The Masters Is Still Key

Sixty years ago renowned golf writer Herbert Warren Wind coined the phrase "Amen Corner" in his April 21, 1958 Sports Illustrated article. Wind's words immortalized the 11th, 12th and 13th holes at...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 5, 2018

A look at the Chargers For 2018

The Los Angeles Chargers are coming off a successful first season in Los Angeles feeling pretty good about themselves. The Chargers ended up with their first winning season since 2014 with a 9-7 record. The Chargers won 9 of their last 12 games and...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 29, 2018

Rams Sign Free Agent Ndamukong Suh

The Los Angeles Rams sent an early seismic wave across the 2018 NFL landscape on Monday, March 26 when they signed free-agent defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to a one-year $14 million contract for the 2018 season. The Rams instantly became a title...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    March 29, 2018

UCLA Softball Continues to Stay on Top

What is one of the best kept sports secrets in Los Angeles? It's the UCLA Bruins softball team. They are currently 28-2 and ranked No. 4 in the nation. They are one of the best hitting teams in the...

 

UCLA Womens Basketball

UCLA Womens Basketball...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 22, 2018

Varsity Baseball Team Sweeps Doubleheader

As the late great Ernie Banks used to say: "Let's play two." Culver City High baseball swept a home daylight doubleheader against Peninisula High on Saturday, March 17. Three days later the Centaurs...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 22, 2018

Track and Field Teams Bring Home Wins

Youth and speed are served. Culver City High track and field continued its fine early season form in the 2018 Mustang Relays at Mira Costa High in Manhattan Beach on Saturday, March 17. The Centaur girls and boys respective frosh/soph and varsity...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    March 22, 2018

Lady Bruins Are The Last Team Standing

The UCLA women's basketball team is the last team from Southern California to survive the madness in March. Their two wins last Saturday and Monday have put them in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA women's...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 15, 2018

Girls Basketball Lose in Championship Round

Alas, after 32 games the 2017-18 basketball season Culver City High girls left everything on the court. The Centaurs lost 57-45 to Carson High on Wednesday, March 7 in the first round of the...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 15, 2018

Los Angeles Football Club Inaugural Season Kickoff

Goooooaaal! There's a brand new team painting the town black and gold. The Los Angeles Football Club has kicked off its inaugural season with two solid wins behind a shining young star in the making....

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    March 15, 2018

Clippers Stay in The Race and Lakers are Improving

The NBA in Los Angeles is getting interesting. Despite not having any super stars in town the Clippers are battling for a playoff position and the Lakers are starting to play winning and entertaining...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    March 15, 2018

UCLA goes to the Senior Prom and USC Plays in the Junior Prom

The NCAA is at it again. USC men’s basketball team takes second place in the Pac-12 regular season and second place in the one and done Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas last week and that’s not...

 
 By G Laase    Sports    March 8, 2018

Trojans Beat Bruins in Local Baseball Classic

Lars Nootbaar (El Segundo High) hit the game-winning homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to help the USC baseball team to a 3-2 victory over their cross-town rivals Bruins at Dodger Stadium last...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 8, 2018

Young Culver Baseball Team Starts Fast

Despite fielding the youngest team in a number of years the 2018 Culver City High baseball team is off to a nice start. Behind a one-hitter the Centaurs took care of Campbell Hall High, 6-0, in the...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 8, 2018

Culver Track Has A Spectacular Start

On your mark... The 2018 Culver City Invitational Relays can only mean one thing: high school track and field is in season. The meet continues to gain in popularity as 25 Southern California schools...

 

Kevin Love's Panic Attacks Are Real

After covering the NBA for almost 50 years I learned something today that had never crossed my mind. It is possible for these superior athletes to suffer like anyone else. Yes, they can experience...

 

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