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 By steve finley    Sports    June 23, 2016 

Culver City graduate Jacob Weiner drives in three runs in All-Star Classic

Former Culver City High catcher Jacob Weiner drove in three r uns to lead his Gold team to a 15 -3 win over the Blue team in the Westside Victory Custom Athl etic All-Star Classic last Saturday at West Los Angeles College. Weiner hit a bases loaded...

 
 Sports    June 23, 2016 

Rams Change Time Of Preseason Game

The Los Angeles Rams will now host the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturd ay, August 20 at 6 p.m. instead of the previously announced 7 p.m. kickoff time. This is the team ’ s complete preseason schedule. On Saturday, August 13 at 5 p.m. t hey will face...

 
 By Steve finley    Sports    June 23, 2016 

Minnesota Hands Sparks' First Loss

After winning their first 14 games that included three presea son games, the Minnesota Lynx showed the Sparks why there are two excellent teams in the WNBA w hen they beat Los Angeles 72 -69 last Tuesday at the Staples Center. The 9,112 fans that...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    June 23, 2016 

Championship Elevates LeBron Among All-Time Greatest Players

Until someone gets 12 championships on his resume I will continue to rank Bill Russell as the most valuable player in NBA history. He led the Boston Celtics to 11 championships While playing against...

 
 Sports    June 23, 2016 

Culver To Begin Little League Tournament

The road to Williamsport 2016 begins in West Los Angeles, as the Culve r City Little League Majors All Stars open up against rival Santa Monica Little Lea gue on Saturday, June 25 at 1 pm on the opening day of California Little League District 25 all...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    June 23, 2016 

The Warriors Are Going After Durant

Several months ago I interviewed Jerry West and featured my story about his contributions to the Golden State Warriors in his consultant role. Proud of the Warriors ’ success, he concluded the...

 
 Sports    June 16, 2016

ESPNLA Named the Official Flagship Radio Home of the Los Angeles Rams

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Rams announced a five-year agreement with ESPNLA 710AM, which will serve as the Rams' official home and flagship radio partner. The agreement covers pre-season,...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 16, 2016

Nolan Martinez Reviews His Path To The Yankees

"On Friday morning I woke up around 9:30ish and I was with my grandma and my grandpa on my way to go lifting weights. That's when I got the call. It was kind of out of nowhere so it caught me by...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    June 16, 2016

The Dodgers' Playoff Chances Are Diminishing

When the baseball season began I observed that the Dodgers would have trouble in 2016. They had been outbid for the elite pitchers who had become free agents. They spent a lot of money on foreign...

 
 Sports    June 16, 2016

Dodgers Select Shortstop In First Round

The 6-foot-2, 175-pound left-handed hitting Lux hit .531 (43-for-81) with six home runs, 10 doubles, four triples, 31 RBI and stole 23 bases this spring. He also drew 29 walks, while only striking out twice in 26 games in 2016. Lux, 18, was rated by...

 
 Sports    June 16, 2016

Rams Announce Partnership With CBS

The Los Angeles Rams and CBS 2 Los Angeles announce a multi-year partnership agreement last week that officially designates CBS 2 as the Official Preseason Television Home of the Rams. The announcement was made by Kevin Demoff, Rams Chief Operating...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 16, 2016

Sparks Battle Top WNBA Teams

The 10-0 Los Angeles Sparks basketball team of the WNBA will try to stay unbeaten when they play two of the best teams in the league, Phoenix and Minnesota starting tonight (Friday). They will face Phoenix tonight at 7:30 p.m. and Minnesota at 12:30...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 16, 2016

Local Prep Stars Await Westside Classic Saturday

The 2016 Westside All-Star Classic will take place on Saturday, June 18 at West Los Angeles College. The gates will open at 12:30 p.m. and the game will start at 3 p.m. Admission is $10 and that will include parking. The second annual classic will...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 16, 2016

Local Prep Stars Await Westside Classic Saturday

The 2016 Westside All-Star Classic will take place on Saturday, June 18 at West Los Angeles College. The gates will open at 12:30 p.m. and the game will start at 3 p.m. Admission is $10 and that will include parking. The second annual classic will...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    June 16, 2016

Bud Furillo, The Steamer; A Great Read for Sports Fans

If you're relatively new to Southern California you probably won't get much out of this column. But if you're an old timer you might want to be reminded of the accomplishments of Bud Furillo, who...

 
 Sports    June 16, 2016

Los Angeles Rams 2016 Preseason Schedule Update

The Los Angeles Rams will now host the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday, August 20 at 6 p.m. instead of the previously announced 7 p.m. kickoff time. The team's complete preseason schedule is listed...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 9, 2016

Cahlil Hooper: A Successful Culver City Athlete

Cahlil Hooper of Culver City High is very fast. You might say he was born fast. He set the boys 200m school record with a time of 21.34 three weeks ago at the 2016 CIF Southern Section Track and...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 9, 2016

Sparks Fly As LA Stays Unbeaten At 8-0

The Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA are winning games and seem to be having fun. After their 100- 77 victory over the New York Liberty at the Staples Center last Tuesday the Sparks look like a team on a mission. This is a big turnaround from last...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 9, 2016

Westside Baseball Classic Moves Into Second Year

The 2016 Westside All-Star Classic will take place on Saturday, June 18 at West Los Angeles College. The gates will open at 12:30 p.m. and the game will start at 3 p.m. Admission is $10 and that will include parking. The second annual classic will...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 9, 2016

Nolan Martinez Selected by Yankees!

The New York Yankees selected Culver City High's ace pitcher Nolan Martinez during the 3rd Round of the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft this Friday morning, June 10. The right-handed senior who...

 
 Sports    June 9, 2016

Los Angeles Rams and CBS 2 Announce Television Broadcast Partnership

Los Angeles, Calif., June 9, 2016 – The Los Angeles Rams and CBS 2 Los Angeles today announced a multi-year partnership agreement that officially designates CBS 2 as the Official Preseason...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    June 2, 2016

UCLA Softball Advances To NCAA Championships

The No. 12 UCLA Bruin’s softball team started its run to the NCAA championship last Thursday when they played No. 4 Auburn in Oklahoma City. Their next game will be Friday or Saturday and if they keep winning in the double elimination tournament th...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 2, 2016

Culver Baseball Summer Camp to Begin

The Culver City High Centaur baseball team had a remarkable 2016 season with a 21-8 record. They went undefeated in winning the Ocean League title. They finished with a flurry by winning 15...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    June 2, 2016

Warriors Have Eye On Multiple Championships, Greatness

When the Golden State Warriors won the NBA championship last season comparisons to the great teams of the past were heard. We hadn’t seen a shooter better than Steph Curry. The Warriors’ style of...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 2, 2016

Redondo Ends Culver's Baseball Season

All good things must pass. Culver City High's 2016 CIF Playoff aspirations were dismantled on the road in one inning as the Centaurs lost 9-2 to the reigning Division 3 Champion Redondo Union Sea...

 

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