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 Sports    April 28, 2016 

NBA Announces Early Entry Candidates

The National Basketball Association announces that 162 players -- 117 from colleges/post-graduate institutions and 45 international players - have filed as early entry candidates for the 2016 NBA Draft presented by State Farm. Players wishing to...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Culver Baseball Sweeps El Segundo, Leads The League

The 2016 Ocean League baseball championship won't be determined for a few more weeks. Regardless, the Culver City High Centaurs are playing as if the title belongs to them after sweeping El Segundo...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Exhausted Clippers Get Down To Their Final Hope

When the Clippers lost to the Portland Trail Blazers Wednesday night in Staples Center they became one defeat away from having their once-promising season come to an end. Trailing three games to two...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 28, 2016 

The Latest Laker Fiasco: Byron Scott Is Fired

Gregg Popovich has coached the San Antonio Spurs for 18 years and the Spurs have made the playoffs every year. RC Buford is the general manager. Buford and Popovich work extremely well together. They...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Rams Select Jared Goff as NFL's Top Draft Pick

"With the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft the Los Angeles Rams select Jared Goff, quarterback, California," announced National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell today. The Rams are banking...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 28, 2016 

ANATOMY OF A DISASTER -- Part 4

When I wrote Anatomy Of A Disaster four years ago I had no intention of repeating it the next season. But readers were so fed up with the Lakers’ demise they requested it. Then we had last season,...

 
 By Bosmat Eynav    Sports    April 28, 2016 

John Wooden's Final Recruit Carries His Legacy

(EDITOR'S NOTE; While UCLA DIDN'T QUALIFY FOR THE NCAA TOURMANT THIS SEASON WE OFFER A HEARTWARMING STORY TODAY ABOUT A FORMER BRUIN STAR) By Bosmat Eynav Sports Columnist This is a story of a remarka...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Maury Wills: Once A Dodger Always A Dodger

Life in a Dodger baseball uniform for Maury Wills came full circle a few weeks ago when the Los Angeles Dodgers broke from Spring Training camp at their Camelback Ranch-Glendale facility in Phoenix...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 21, 2016

L.A. Rams Focus on Offense in 2016 NFL Draft

It was well worth the wait. The 2016 NFL Draft officially ended today, April 30, with the Los Angeles Rams selecting six players over the past three days of the proceedings. The Rams' six picks...

 
 Sports    April 21, 2016

Injuries Have Hampered USC Baseball Season

Injuries in the USC baseball’s pitching rotation has put the Trojans behind the eight ball which has created a losing record overall, 16-19 and in the Pac-12, 5-7. If the pitching staff can get healthy over the next month USC is capable of...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 21, 2016

Culver Baseball Wins First Two League Games

The 2016 Culver City High baseball team is off to a 2-0 start in Ocean League action by sweeping Lawndale High in the season opening home-and-away series, 10-1 and 3-1. The Centaurs continued their...

 
 Sports    April 21, 2016

Culver's Jacob Weiner Chooses Hawaii Pacific

Jacob Weiner, a senior at Culver City High, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Hawaii Pacific University on an academic and athletic scholarship starting in Fall 2016. Jacob has lived...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 21, 2016

The Clippers Feel A Sense Of Urgency

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor After the Clippers won their first two playoff games this week Chris Paul had his mind on what happened in last season's playoffs. "Considering how last season ended...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 14, 2016

Rams Trade For NFL's 2016 Top Draft Pick!

The Los Angeles Rams 2.0 wasted little time in striking an impression upon its Southern California fanbase and beyond by trading with the Tennessee Titans for the National Football League's 2016...

 
 Sports    April 14, 2016

Offense Is The Key To UCLA Softball This Season

The UCLA softball team relied on the pitching of Ally Carda last year to help them reach the College World Series. This season the Bruins will need to turn to their offense if they expect to reach...

 
 Sports    April 14, 2016

Kobe Bryant By The Numbers

• 48,527: Minutes played through April 7, 2016, the sixth most in NBA history • 33,521: Career points, third on the NBA’s all-time scoring list behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387) and Karl Malone (36,928) • 5,640: Points scored in the NBA...

 
 Sports    April 14, 2016

USC Chooses Lynn Swann As Athletic Director

Former USC football star Lynn Swann has been chosen as the new Trojan Athletic Director. Swann, a wide receiver who played on four NFL championship teams, was a first round draft choice of the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1994. He will succeed Pat Haden,...

 
 Sports    April 14, 2016

WLA Baseball To Highlight Autism Awareness On Saturday

Baseball is not the only important thing that is going on at West Los Angeles Community College. The coaching staff is trying to teach young men life lessons along with trying to improve a struggling...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    April 14, 2016

Dodgers' Opening Day Belonged To Vin Scully

It was another beautiful Opening day at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday with the Dodgers hosting the Diamondbacks. Newly-aquired Japanese pitching sensation Kenta Maeda, took the mound for the Dodgers...

 
 Sports    April 4, 2016

LAKERS ISSUE FRAUD ALERT

EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers announced today that it has issued a fraud alert to warn Lakers fans about the potential dangers of purchasing tickets from third party sources. Lakers fans are...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 4, 2016

Griffin Is Back But How Effective Will He Be?

I went to Staples Center Sunday to see a basketball game. Instead, I saw a workout. Blake Griffin was returning to the Clippers after missing 45 games due to a broken hand, a torn quadriceps and a...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 4, 2016

Dodgers Are Elated with Puig's Fast Start

There’s no doubt that Yasiel Puig has a lot of baseball talent. But he’s been so erratic with the Dodgers that he’s inspired opinions from columnists and fans that he should be traded. But...

 
 Sports    April 4, 2016

UCLA Has A Busy Sports Week Coming Up

If you are a UCLA sports fan this weekend and next week may be the best time of the year. The baseball, softball, track and field and men's volleyball teams will be in action Friday through next Wedne...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    March 31, 2016

It Looks Like UCLA Won't Fire It's Basketball Coach

Many UCLA basketball fans are so eager to see Coach Steve Alford fired that they signed a petition requesting that. It’s pretty shocking how UCLA recently finished its season, finishing 10th in the...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 31, 2016

Culver Attempts To Reverse Close Baseball Losses

A cool but stiff early afternoon breeze blew across the baseball field at Culver City High on Monday, March 28. The home team Centaurs had just lost another bitter low-scoring affair, this time 2-1 to...

 

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