18th Annual Harold & Carole Pump Foundation Gala a star affair

BEVERLY HILLS, CA-Legends from the sports and entertainment world gathered at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to raise funds for the fight against cancer, Friday night at the 18th Annual Harold & Carole Pump Foundation Gala. Baseball greats Rod Carew and Reggie Jackson, basketball icon Bill Walton and cancer surgeon Marc Kerner, M.D., F.A.C.S. were all…

Chip Kelly speeds up UCLA football at 2018 fall camp

“If it was smooth on day one, then maybe we’re not putting enough in,” first-year UCLA football head coach Chip Kelly said before the sixth practice of fall camp. When asked what he thinks the team stands for right now, Kelly responded, “chaos.” With nearly 40 new faces since spring camp and a roster consisting…

Sparks wipe the floor against Lynx in 2017 WNBA Finals rematch

LOS ANGELES, CA-In a highly anticipated rematch of the 2017 WNBA Finals between the Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Lynx, L.A. struck first. Leading 27-19 with under six minutes left in the second quarter, five-time All-Star Candace Parker scored inside to ignite the crowd. A Maya Moore miss led to Chelsea Gray leading the fast…

Chargers kick off 2018 training camp with high expectations

Hundreds of Charger fans lined up Saturday morning outside the Jack Hammett Sports Complex to watch training camp kick off, and weren’t disappointed. Bolts legend LaDainian Tomlinson addressed the crowd as players took the field for the first time in 2018. Quarterback Philip Rivers, entering his 15th season, will try to lead the NFL’s number…

Gallery Row in July: The Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk

It’s 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month, signaling showtime for team Art Walk. Executive director Qathryn Brehm and director of curation Nat George sit atop the The Last Bookstore’s Mezzanine Level. The two hand out colorful trifold maps to attendees and direct them around the corner towards the Spring Arts Collective, complete…

Dr. John Carlos, Wyomia Tyus and others honored at Inaugural Athletes for Impact Awards

Activists, athletes, entertainers and community organizations gathered for the Inaugural Athletes for Impact (A4I) Awards. Held at LA84 Foundation headquarters just outside of Downtown Los Angeles, the luncheon commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games and celebrated athlete activists. Full story: Dr. John Carlos, Wyomia Tyus & others honored at Inaugural…