A new era of Los Angeles Clippers’ basketball

PLAYA VISTA, CA– For the first time in a decade, the Los Angeles Clippers entered media day without any of their franchise cornerstones. With Chris Paul two years removed in Houston, Blake Griffin surprisingly being traded to Detroit early last season and DeAndre Jordan’s free agency departure to Dallas, a new era of Clippers basketball…

Chip Kelly still winless in Westwood after UCLA falls to Fresno St.

Coming off two straight losses to start the Chip Kelly era, UCLA desperately needed a strong home showing against Fresno State. UCLA’s performance Saturday night could be described as inconsistent, at best. The Bruins fell into a 13-0 first quarter hole and never fully recovered, falling to 0-3 after a 38-14 final. “We had to…

Cincinnati spoils Chip Kelly’s UCLA debut

True freshman running back Kazmeir Allen dashed for a 74-yard touchdown run on just his third touch as a Bruin and continued to sprint through the end zone. He still hasn’t stopped. The main problem for Allen and first-year head coach Chip Kelly against Cincinnati, however, was the rest of the young team’s inability to…

USC QB competition to replace Sam Darnold heats up

Decision making, timing and accuracy. These three keys will determine who will start at quarterback for the 2018 USC Trojans, a three-way competition between freshman JT Daniels, redshirt sophomore Matt Fink and redshirt freshman Jack Sears. Daniels, who threw for over 12,000 passing yards and 150 touchdowns in three seasons at national powerhouse Mater Dei…

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…