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 LA Times: Sports


Dodgers can't make a move, on or off field, and lose to Nationals
When the calendar switched from August to September early Monday morning, whatever intrigue was still swirling around the Dodgers roster vanished.
1 Sep 2014 at 11:04pm
by Kevin Baxter



USC Coach Steve Sarkisian lining up his 2015 recruiting class
For the first time in three years, USC has a class of 25 scholarships available.
2 Sep 2014 at 8:00am
by Lindsey Thiry 



Ryder Cup takes shape as Europeans leave Luke Donald off roster
The European team headed for the Ryder Cup later this month will face the U.S. without former top-ranked golfer Luke Donald.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:00am
by David Wharton



UCLA's Ishmael Adams has a chip that gives him an edge
UCLA linebacker Eric Kendricks shook his head when the subject turned to Ishmael Adams.
1 Sep 2014 at 6:17pm
by Chris Foster



NFL rookie QB crop headed not by Johnny Manziel, but ... Derek Carr?
In each of the last six NFL seasons, at least one rookie quarterback has started an opener.
1 Sep 2014 at 8:42pm
by Sam Farmer



Lakers officially choose not to stretch out Steve Nash's salary
The deadline for the Lakers to use the "stretch" provision on Steve Nash passed over the weekend.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:00am
by Eric Pincus



Dodgers' dilemma: Is Hanley Ramirez slumping or not healthy?
The Dodgers very much need Hanley Ramirez right now, need him healthy and swinging that electric bat, playing somewhere near his superstar level.
2 Sep 2014 at 7:05am
by Steve Dilbeck



Lakers' week in review
The Lakers added their 13th player last week, signing rookie guard Jordan Clarkson to a two-year contract.
2 Sep 2014 at 6:00am
by Eric Pincus




 Google News: California Sports


Recap: Northwestern vs. California - The State

Pregame.com

Recap: Northwestern vs. California
The State
After picking up a couple of first downs, California was able to run out the clock. The victory for Cal not only snapped a 10-game losing streak, it was the team's first against another member of the Football Bowl Subdivision since the squad topped ...
College Football California Bears at Northwestern Wildcats Start Time, OddsPregame.com
College Football Week-1 Preview Analysis: California vs NorthwesternCrunch Time News
California vs. Northw...

30 Aug 2014 at 5:33pm



Dedicated California educator Hasbrouck dead at 62 - Tribune-Review

Dedicated California educator Hasbrouck dead at 62
Tribune-Review
Hasbrouck was active in almost every area of soccer in Western PA, serving on the PA West Soccer Executive Board and State Referee Committee, as well as tenures in Washington County Soccer's California Area chapter, TOPSoccer, as a PIAA official, and ...


1 Sep 2014 at 9:23pm



Contra Costa football roundup: Pittsburg overcomes California 19-7 - San Jose...

Contra Costa football roundup: Pittsburg overcomes California 19-7
San Jose Mercury News
A Shurod Thompson interception return for a touchdown ignited a 19-point run, and the Pittsburg High football team overtook host California 19-7 Friday night in the teams' season openers. In the marquee matchup between Bay Area powers, the Pirates ...

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29 Aug 2014 at 10:54pm



California football coach embezzled thousands of dollars from athletic ... - ...

New York Daily News

California football coach embezzled thousands of dollars from athletic ...
New York Daily News
A California high school football coach stole thousands of dollars intended for the very students he mentored, police said. Levon Haynes, 42, was busted Tuesday after Fairfield cops in northern California searched a house in the 2900 block of Shasta ...

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27 Aug 2014 at 6:07pm



EBAL football preview: California aims for repeat performance - San Jose Merc...

EBAL football preview: California aims for repeat performance
San Jose Mercury News
The California High football team, the defending East Bay Athletic League champions, looks to extend its rule with an experienced secondary and another solid group of running backs. But it won't be easy. Always explosive San Ramon Valley should contend ...
2014 East Bay high school football preview: Five games to watch this yearContra Costa Times

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28 Aug 2014 at 3:17pm



California concussion lawsuit could be a heavy blow for Fifa and US Soccer - ...

The Guardian

California concussion lawsuit could be a heavy blow for Fifa and US Soccer
The Guardian
The former West Bromwich Albion striker Jeff Astle, who died in 2002 at the age of 59, was this year confirmed as the first football player whose death had been definitively linked to heading the ball. A re-examination of Astle's brain by a ...
Concussion Lawsuit Seeks to Force Rule Changes in SoccerNew York Times
Parents Sue FIFA Over Soccer ConcussionsThe Wire
US 'soccer moms' sue Fifa over concus...

30 Aug 2014 at 5:30am



Women's soccer loses both games in California - Baker Orange

Women's soccer loses both games in California
Baker Orange
28 and headed for the West Coast, where the Wildcats lost two games against nationally ranked teams in the Golden State Athletic Conference. The Wildcats began the weekend with a 2-0 loss to Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California, on Aug. 30.


2 Sep 2014 at 6:51am



LAPD Investigating USC Football Player for Domestic Violence - NBC Southern C...

NBC Southern California

LAPD Investigating USC Football Player for Domestic Violence
NBC Southern California
An investigation was underway into a USC football player and co-captain for a possible domestic violence incident, days after he admitted to making up a story about hurting his ankles while rescuing his nephew from a swimming pool. Beverly White ...
USC Football -- RUNNING BACK QUITS TEAM ... Says Coach Is 'Racist'TMZ.com
Fresno St.-Southern Cal PreviewCBSSports.com
The Falling Star: The Man...

29 Aug 2014 at 2:32pm




 San Jose Mercury News: Sports


U.S. Open sensation CiCi Bellis loses in juniors
The second round once again proved the downfall for U.S. Open darling CiCi Bellis of Atherton as she was defeated in a juniors match in New York
2 Sep 2014 at 10:33am
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Associated Press




Colts owner Jim Irsay pleads guilty to misdemeanor in drug case
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay must submit to drug testing for a year after pleading guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor count of driving while intoxicated stemming from his arrest after a traffic stop in March
2 Sep 2014 at 10:18am
by

Associated Press




MLB won't discuss incident between A's and umpire Gerry Davis
Major League Baseball did not shed any light on the Saturday night incident between umpire Gerry Davis and the A's dugout, but MLB did react by putting out a one-sentence statement
2 Sep 2014 at 9:42am
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By John Hickey
jhickey@bayareanewsgroup.com




Icky tennis ritual in spotlight at U.S. Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness -- the passing of the sweat-soaked towel.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:22am
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Oakland Raiders name Derek Carr their starting quarterback
Raiders coach Dennis Allen chooses to start Derek Carr over Matt Schaub in Sunday's game against New York Jets; Carr becomes first rookie in Raiders' franchise history to start a season opener.
2 Sep 2014 at 6:43am
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NFL: Gronkowski says he's ready for opener
New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski, who missed the entire exhibition season after offseason knee surgery, announced that he will play in his team's opener against the Miami Dolphins.
1 Sep 2014 at 11:42pm
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The night De La Salle's streak ended
Ten years ago, De La Salle football’s record 151-game win streak ended in Seattle with a stunning loss to Bellevue, Washington
1 Sep 2014 at 11:42pm
by


Kawakami: Can Adam Dunn snap A's out of doldrums?
Adam Dunn's home run provides momentary spark for Oakland A's, badly in need of a boost during stretch run to revert their recent slide
1 Sep 2014 at 10:47pm
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 Eureka Times Standard: Sports


Ma-ready & Willing: Del Norte QB throws 3 TDs in Warriors' 33-18 win over Piner
CRESCENT CITY >> For two quarters, the visiting Prospectors brought the pain and struck gold. Once the Warriors dug in, however, the home team delivered the hurt.
30 Aug 2014 at 10:05pm
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By Ray Aspuria

raspuria@times-standard.com @AirUpsa707 on Twitter





Prep Soccer: Arcata 2nd at Eye of the Tiger tourney
ARCATA >> Just a year ago, Arcata's Delaney Rice was listed as a defender. But this season, the junior has transitioned to the other side of the field — as a forward.
30 Aug 2014 at 9:58pm
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By Lorrie Reyes

lreyes@times-standard.com @Lorrie_Reyes on Twitter





Shootout in Mack: Panthers win back-and-forth season opener against Timberwolves
MCKINLEYVILLE >> To say that McKinleyville's Friday home-opener against Fort Bragg was a shootout, could be a bit of an understatement. Prior to the game, the Timberwolves head coach Roy Perkins said the game would be interesting because both
30 Aug 2014 at 10:51am
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By Lorrie Reyes

lreyes@times-standard.com @Lorrie_Reyes on Twitter





Bark and Bite: Fortuna's running attack, defense lead the way in season-openi...
FORTUNA >> Before the start of the season, Fortuna head coach Mike Benbow said his team was going back to its roots. The Huskies' 2014 season opener didn't disprove that notion.
30 Aug 2014 at 10:51am
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By Danny Penza

dpenza@times-standard.com @penzatopaper on Twitter





Cooling their Jets: Finney scores 4 TDs as Eureka romps Encinal in Alameda
The offensive line paved the way and Marcus Finney made the Jets pay. Eureka' High's superior trench play allowed the fleet-footed senior to gain 166 yards and four touchdowns on only 13 carries and the Loggers rolled Encinal 34-20 in Alameda
30 Aug 2014 at 1:31am
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By Ray Aspuria

raspuria@times-standard.com @AirUpsa707 on Twitter





Brand new season, same old Wildcats: Ferndale rocks Arcata 46-8 in prep footb...
MCKINLEYVILLE >> The opportunistic Wildcats were up to their old tricks once again. Ferndale made Arcata pay for its five first-half turnovers as the Cats built a huge lead early and were able to coast to a 46-8 win in the 2014 season opener
28 Aug 2014 at 11:40pm
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By Danny Penza

dpenza@times-standard.com @penzatopaper on Twitter





HSU Football: True freshman Robert Webber wins QB battle, will start opener
ARCATA >> Can the Jacks strike gold with another former Husky? Rob Smith certainly hopes so. The Humboldt State head football coach is giving true freshman Robert Webber the reins to his offense by naming the Centennial High (Corona) product
28 Aug 2014 at 11:39pm
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By Ray Aspuria

raspuria@times-standard.com @AirUpsa707 on Twitter





Beat goes on: Fortuna, McKinleyville both at home as Friday Night Lights retu...
The preseason two-a-days have come to an end. And with two games on the North Coast tonight, Big 5 football is back. After Arcata dropped the 2014 Humboldt-Del Norte Conference season opener last night against Little 4 foe Ferndale, Fortuna and
28 Aug 2014 at 11:37pm
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By Lorrie Reyes

lreyes@times-standard.com @Lorrie_Reyes on Twitter






 Sign On San Diego: Sports


Bochy gets big-league call
Former Poway pitcher Brett Bochy joins father Bruce with Giants
2 Sep 2014 at 10:41am
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It's all special to special teams coach Spencer
He has a Super Bowl ring, an NFC title and a year under his belt with S.D. kicking game.
2 Sep 2014 at 10:00am
by



Aztecs football chat w/Tod Leonard, 2 p.m.
Join our beat writer to discuss the Northern Arizona win, the game against UNC and more.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:50am
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Minors: VanMeter keys TinCaps' clincher
Running through the Padres' latest minor league results.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:00am
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Immense talent in limited action by Floyd
Receiver is one of the best when he's on the field.
2 Sep 2014 at 7:00am
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$20K for Rory's shirt and pants? You bet
The price for Rory McIlroy collectables rises quickly after two majors wins this summer.
2 Sep 2014 at 7:00am
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Morning links: Spangenberg's role
In big-league debut, Cory Spangenberg showed his value with a key performance.
2 Sep 2014 at 7:00am
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Amazingly, Eric Weddle poised for more
Chargers safety plays a lot, and he believes he is set up to play his best in 2014.
2 Sep 2014 at 6:00am
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 Inside Bay Area: Sports


J.J. Watt, Houston Texans agree to huge contract extension
Star defensive end J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans have agreed to a contract extension for six years and $100 million, with $51.8 million guaranteed and a $10 million signing bonus, according to multiple reports
2 Sep 2014 at 11:04am
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Associated Press




U.S. Open sensation CiCi Bellis loses in juniors
The second round once again proved the downfall for U.S. Open darling CiCi Bellis of Atherton as she was defeated in a juniors match in New York
2 Sep 2014 at 10:45am
by

Associated Press




Colts owner Jim Irsay pleads guilty to misdemeanor in drug case
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay must submit to drug testing for a year after pleading guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor count of driving while intoxicated stemming from his arrest after a traffic stop in March
2 Sep 2014 at 10:18am
by

Associated Press




MLB won't discuss incident between A's and umpire Gerry Davis
Major League Baseball did not shed any light on the Saturday night incident between umpire Gerry Davis and the A's dugout, but MLB did react by putting out a one-sentence statement
2 Sep 2014 at 9:42am
by

By John Hickey
jhickey@bayareanewsgroup.com




Icky tennis ritual in spotlight at U.S. Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness -- the passing of the sweat-soaked towel.
2 Sep 2014 at 9:22am
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Oakland Raiders name Derek Carr their starting quarterback
Raiders coach Dennis Allen chooses to start Derek Carr over Matt Schaub in Sunday's game against New York Jets; Carr becomes first rookie in Raiders' franchise history to start a season opener.
2 Sep 2014 at 6:43am
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NFL: Gronkowski says he's ready for opener
New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski, who missed the entire exhibition season after offseason knee surgery, announced that he will play in his team's opener against the Miami Dolphins.
1 Sep 2014 at 11:42pm
by




The night De La Salle's streak ended
Ten years ago, De La Salle football’s record 151-game win streak ended in Seattle with a stunning loss to Bellevue, Washington
1 Sep 2014 at 11:42pm
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 SacBee: College Sports


Hornets win a blowout as QB Safron throws five TDs
Sacramento State has eagerly awaited its opener since watching what could have been a magical season ruined by several close losses last year. The Hornets showed their enthusiasm by scoring the most points in a season opener in 12 years, rolling to a 49-13 victory over Incarnate Word at Benson Stadium on Saturday.
Hornets quarterback Garrett Safron (12) scrambles with the ball during a game between the Sacramento State Hornets and the Montana Grizzlies at Sacramento State in Sacramento o...
31 Aug 2014 at 6:05pm



UC Davis is no match for No. 11 Stanford
There is plenty of buzz when a school like UC Davis or Sacramento State upsets a big school, as the Aggies did in 2005 in their one-for-the-ages, last-second comeback win against Stanford or when the Hornets beat Oregon State in overtime in 2011 and Colorado on a late field goal in 2012.
UC Davis quarterback London Lacy throws against Stanford during the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Stanford , Calif.
Stanford 's Ty Montgomery, left, ret...
31 Aug 2014 at 6:05pm
by bpaterson@sacbee.com (Bill Paterson)



Regional digest: Republic FC gets draw; USL Pro unbeaten streak grows
Republic FC extended its USL Pro unbeaten streak to nine matches Saturday night with a 0-0 draw against host Wilmington (N.C.) Hammerheads FC, the team reported.
30 Aug 2014 at 11:28pm



Goff, Jefferson lead Cal over Northwestern 31-24
There wasn't much for California to celebrate last season, so after starting this one off with a tight victory, the emotions spilled out.
California quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) looks to a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against California in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Aug. 30, 201...
30 Aug 2014 at 5:57pm



Defense shines as No. 7 UCLA beats Virginia 28-20
Brett Hundley was all smiles, mostly because of his defense.
UCLA linebacker Eric Kendricks (6) returns an interception for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Virginia at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va.
Virginia head coach Mike London, center, reacts to a play with linebacker Henry Coley (44) and guard Conner Davis (74) during the first half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA at Scott Stadium, Saturda...
30 Aug 2014 at 6:05pm



USC beats Fresno St 52-13 behind Kessler's 4 TDs
A week that began with turmoil off the field ended with a record night on it for No. 15 Southern California.
Southern California quarterback Cody Kessler, top, celebrates his touchdown with center Max Tuerk during they first half of an NCAA college football game against Fresno State, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Southern California wide receiver Nelson Agholor, second from left, celebrates with quarterback Cody Kessler as center Max Tuerk, left, looks on after scoring a ...
30 Aug 2014 at 10:18pm



San Diego State beats Northern Arizona 38-7
Donnel Pumphrey ran for 111 yards on 19 carries and scored twice in San Diego State's 38-7 victory over Northern Arizona on Saturday night.
30 Aug 2014 at 8:04pm



Former UC Davis football coach Bob Biggs returns to site of Aggies’ greatest...
Former UC Davis football coach Bob Biggs will be at Stanford on Saturday to return the favor.
Bob Biggs
29 Aug 2014 at 11:50pm
by bpaterson@sacbee.com (Bill Paterson)



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