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 LA Times: Sports

Byron Scott: Nick Young is 'not having a good year'
It?s official: Nick Young is having a bad season.
6 Mar 2015 at 11:41am
by Mike Bresnahan

Clippers are becoming the team Coach Doc Rivers always knew they'd be
Austin Rivers remembers the postgame speech that epitomized how his father has handled this sweaty fight of a Clippers season.
5 Mar 2015 at 8:57pm
by Bill Plaschke

Galaxy has challenges, high expectations going into MLS season
Galaxy Coach Bruce Arena can be funny, biting, sarcastic and sincere ? sometimes all in the same sentence. And that can make it difficult to know when he's being serious.
5 Mar 2015 at 6:30pm
by Kevin Baxter

Chicago Bears trade Brandon Marshall to New York Jets, reports say
Pro Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall is headed to the New York Jets from Chicago, and that likely means Percy Harvin will be shown the door.
6 Mar 2015 at 11:21am
by Sam Farmer

Syracuse's NCAA violations cost scholarships, earn Boeheim nine-game ban
Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim has been suspended for the Orange's first nine Atlantic Coast Conference games next season and the school will lose 12 basketball scholarships for NCAA violations by the program.
6 Mar 2015 at 10:40am
by Matt Wilhalme

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig smuggler sentenced to one-month prison term
A South Florida businessman who received $2.5 million from Yasiel Puig for helping to smuggle the Dodgers outfielder into the United States was sentenced Friday to a one-month prison term for violating U.S. immigration laws.
6 Mar 2015 at 9:25am
by Matt Wilhalme

Kings show resolve in 4-3 shootout victory over Canadiens
If the Kings make up enough ground and climb into a playoff spot over the course of their 18 remaining regular-season games, they might look back at their 4-3 shootout victory over Montreal on Thursday as the moment they kept their hopes alive with another display of the resilience that has...
5 Mar 2015 at 11:28pm
by Helene Elliott

WCC women's tournament: Loyola Marymount edges Pepperdine
Olivia Lucero made one of two free throws with 11 seconds remaining and a final three-point attempt by Pepperdine's Tessa Emerson rimmed out as the Loyola Marymount women hung on for a 68-67 victory in the opening game of the West Coast Conference tournament Thursday at the Orleans Arena in Las...
5 Mar 2015 at 10:45pm
by Associated Press

 Google News: California Sports

California high school girls basketball team kicked out of tournament after ....

Washington Post (blog)

California high school girls basketball team kicked out of tournament after ...
Washington Post (blog)
A California high school girls basketball team is paying the price for attempting to honor cancer victims by adding pink to their official uniforms. Organizers of the Los Angeles City Section Open Division girls' basketball playoffs made Harbor City ...
Girls' Basketball Team Kicked Out of Playoffs for Wearing Breast Cancer ColorsPeople Magazine
California HS team kicked ou...

3 Mar 2015 at 10:04am

Cal Men's Basketball Preview: Versus Arizona - California Golden Blogs (blog)

Cal Men's Basketball Preview: Versus Arizona
California Golden Blogs (blog)
There is a big difference between the Cal team that played in January against Arizona and the one now. The differences in the levels of Jabari Bird's confidence are easy to see. Coach Cuonzo Martin has rolled with a seven man rotation the past few ...

5 Mar 2015 at 3:02am

Cal football spring roster analysis - California Golden Blogs (blog)

Cal football spring roster analysis
California Golden Blogs (blog)
A few weeks ago, Cal Athletics/Media Relations released an updated Spring 2015 roster, freshmen included. Avi covered the relevant personnel changes when that came out, but what I'll be doing in this follow-up is pointing out some trends I noticed and ...

4 Mar 2015 at 3:10am

Basketball notes: Arizona keeps focus on California - Arizona Daily Wildcat

Arizona Daily Wildcat

Basketball notes: Arizona keeps focus on California
Arizona Daily Wildcat
Arizona clinched a share of the regular season Pac-12 Conference title with its win at Utah and has a chance to clinch the outright regular season title on Thursday against California. The Wildcats just need to win one of their two games this week, and ...
Pac-12 title Arizona's alone after desert rampage vs.
Recap: Arizona vs. CaliforniaThe Idaho Statesman
California vs. #5 Arizona (...

4 Mar 2015 at 7:48am

Cal football spring practice conference call with Sonny Dykes, Jared Goff and...

Cal football spring practice conference call with Sonny Dykes, Jared Goff and more
California Golden Blogs (blog)
Just a quick summary of all the important notes from a Thursday conference call with our Cal football coach and some of the main players. Thanks to Ryan Gorcey and Grant Marek for their notes. Lots to list. Let's go through it all.

6 Mar 2015 at 7:33am

California lawmaker seeks to ban chewing tobacco in baseball - Reuters


California lawmaker seeks to ban chewing tobacco in baseball
(Reuters) - Major League Baseball players would be banned from using chewing tobacco at games in California under a bill expected to be introduced in the state legislature on Tuesday, the first in a nationwide campaign planned by anti-tobacco activists.
You're out, tobacco: Bill would ban products at all California baseball venuesSacramento Bee
Lawmaker seeks to ban chewing tobacco at all California baseball gamesLos Ange...

24 Feb 2015 at 9:57am

Cal basketball recruiting: Derryck Thornton will visit this offseason, could ...

Cal basketball recruiting: Derryck Thornton will visit this offseason, could ...
California Golden Blogs (blog)
More good news on the recruiting front! With Davon Dillard committing and Ivan Rabb and Caleb Swanigan deliberating, a big focus is on point guard, and we might have a target down the line. 2016 Henderson (Nv.) Findlay Prep point guard Derryck ...

5 Mar 2015 at 9:04am

Cal football: Vic Enwere, Daniel Lasco & more strength & conditioning updates...

Cal football: Vic Enwere, Daniel Lasco & more strength & conditioning updates
California Golden Blogs (blog)
We have no players at the NFL Combine, so why not check out how the Cal football players are doing in their strength and conditioning before spring practice starts? Damon Harrington has taken over proceedings in the past year and a half, and based on ...

3 Mar 2015 at 7:30am

 San Jose Mercury News: Sports

Robert 'The Ghost' Guerrero faces Keith Thurman on NBC
Gilroy boxer Robert 'The Ghost' Guerrero must get past Keith Thurman if he wants a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

6 Mar 2015 at 12:55pm

Sharks defenseman Matt Irwin hurt during practice
Sharks coach Todd McLellan says status for Saturday night game against Vancouver Canucks uncertain
6 Mar 2015 at 12:51pm

Fremont skater Karen Chen places 8th at junior World Championships
Fremont's Karen Chen, 15, moves up to finish eighth at figure skating junior World Championships in Tallinn, Estonia
6 Mar 2015 at 12:11pm

Oakland Coliseum board approves Raiders lease extension
The authority that operates O.Co Coliseum approved a lease extension for the Oakland Raiders that will keep the team in town for at least one more season while team officials and local leaders discuss options for a new football stadium at the Coliseum complex.
6 Mar 2015 at 11:56am

A's outfielder Josh Reddick sidelined with right oblique strain
The A's scratched right fielder Josh Reddick from the lineup Friday against the Arizona Diamondbacks because of a right oblique strain
6 Mar 2015 at 11:35am

Earthquakes open MLS season hopeful, but with challenges
Reaching MLS Cup playoffs expected to be difficult for San Jose Earthquakes even with new stadium, new coach and new players in rugged Western Conference.
6 Mar 2015 at 11:29am

MLS best in the west
The top individuals in the Western Conference whom the San Jose Earthquakes will face this season.

6 Mar 2015 at 11:24am

San Jose Earthquakes at FC Dallas
San Jose Earthquakes open MLS season against fierce frontline of FC Dallas in coach Dominic Kinnear's return to Bay Area.

6 Mar 2015 at 11:23am

 Eureka Times Standard: Sports

CR Basketball: Butte College men's basketball team secures at least a share o...
BUTTE VALLEY >> Go big or go home? It's not even a question for the Butte College men's basketball team. With College of the Redwoods cutting down the Roadrunners' double-digit lead to 54-53 with 7:30 left in the second half, the Roadrunners
9 Feb 2015 at 5:00am

By Joseph Shufelberger @JShufelberger on Twitter

Green rivers galore — options aplenty for steelheaders
A green water convergence of all the rivers on the North Coast only happens a handful of times each winter and right now is one of those times. Every river on the North Coast is green and in fishable shape.
1 Jan 2015 at 10:29pm

By Kenny Priest

For the Times-Standard

The Point Man: Freshman Morgan is Humboldt State's floor general
ARCATA >> Like a lot of point guards, Malik Morgan enjoys dishing out an assist just as much as about anything during the course of basketball game.
27 Dec 2014 at 5:25pm

By Danny Penza @penzatopaper on Twitter

Prep Basketball: Nickols nixes Cougars with bucket at buzzer
ARCATA >> The Arcata High School girls basketball team was in no rush to win its season opener against Foothill Thursday night and waited until the final second to seal a dramatic 41-40 victory.
16 Dec 2014 at 11:31am

By Dante Geoffrey @writessports on Twitter

CR Basketball: Corsairs host Coach Tregs Classic today
EUREKA >> The Corsairs are ready to defend home court today. And they get to do it in the name of legendary coach Bill "Tregs" Treglown. College of the Redwoods will once again celebrate its past, present and future at the 10th annual Coach
16 Dec 2014 at 11:29am

The Times-Standard

Prep Wrestling: H-DN grapplers perform well at Del Norte
CRESCENT CITY >> Eureka's Bradley Maples and Hoopa's Robert Dorgan earned first-place finishes in their respective weight classes, as the 2014 wrestling season kicked off at the Battle of the Border Tournament hosted by Del Norte High School
16 Dec 2014 at 11:29am

By Aaron Finley

For The Times-Standard

Prep Baskeetball: Arcata 3rd, Heritage narrowly wins Mack tourney
MCKINLEYVILLE >> An intense old-school rivalry showdown for third place and a nail-biter of a finish for the championship. The 29th annual Mad River Rotary Tip-Off Tournament ended in grand fashion Saturday afternoon.
16 Dec 2014 at 11:28am

By Ray Aspuria @AirUpsa707 on Twitter

HSU Basketball: Gaumer, Lady Jacks chomp Gators
SAN FRANCISCO >> Joddie Gleason is now the winnigest coach in Humboldt State women's basketball history. And she can thank players Dani Gaumer and Megan Shields for the accolade.
16 Dec 2014 at 11:27am

The Times-Standard

 Sign On San Diego: Sports

VIDEO: Communication key for Valentín
Communication is key for the Padres and José Valentín's success.
6 Mar 2015 at 11:10am
by Robby Baker

Friar talk: Black talks Upton, outfield
Justin Upton is under the weather and the Padres get ready to take on the White Sox.
6 Mar 2015 at 10:20am
by Chris Schubert

Thoughts on Chargers KR Jacoby Jones
Even at 31, Chargers newcomer Jacoby Jones should be a dangerous kickoff returner
6 Mar 2015 at 10:14am
by Tom Krasovic

Chargers add returner Jacoby Jones
The former Ravens wide receiver gives the team a weapon it's lacked.
6 Mar 2015 at 10:06am
by Michael Gehlken

Padres' Kelly throws side session
Right-hander had been dealing with groin strain.
6 Mar 2015 at 10:02am
by Dennis Lin

Padres' Upton under the weather
Outfielder not participating in Friday's workouts or game.
6 Mar 2015 at 9:27am
by Dennis Lin

Padres chat: The games have begun
Replay our weekly Padres chat.
6 Mar 2015 at 9:00am
by Dennis Lin, Jeff Sanders

Big 'Cap Day at Santa Anita
Race fans get to see the nation's best older horse in Shared Belief in Santa Anita 'Cap
6 Mar 2015 at 8:56am
by Ed Zieralski

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