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  • Top 5 favorites for NBA MVP Award

    Top 5 favorites for NBA MVP Award

    Now that the NBA’s 2017-18 regular season is over, fans have a chance to speculate on which players might garner the league’s most prestigious awards. Among them is the MVP Award, which was once thought to be a runaway. A strong close to the season by several of the NBA’s top stars has made the race...
  • Brooklyn Nets complete transfer of minority ownership stake

    Brooklyn Nets complete transfer of minority ownership stake

    The Brooklyn Nets have had a changing of the guard in their ownership ranks. While Mikhail Prokhorov will retain majority interest in the franchise, he sold a 49-percent minority stake to Joe Tsai. Tsai will have the ability to become the controlling owner in three years, as he can acquire further...
  • Lonzo Ball prepares for important offseason

    Lonzo Ball prepares for important offseason

    During the Los Angeles Lakers’ exit interviews Thursday, Lonzo Ball had a chance to reflect on what was a tumultuous rookie season. Ball displayed moments of brilliance while also struggling with his shooting amidst an injury-plagued campaign. Ball missed 30 games during the 2017-18 campaign. In...
  • Watch: LA Kings organist Dieter Ruehle takes you inside his booth

    Watch: LA Kings organist Dieter Ruehle takes you inside his booth

    To borrow an expression from esteemed hockey analyst Barry Melrose, cool is the Ruehle. Dieter Ruehle, organist for the LA Kings has one of the most incredible jobs in sports. From his bird's eye perch high in the STAPLES Center, Ruehle soundtracks all of the action on the ice, where he can prompt a...
  • LA Galaxy re-sign Ola Kamara to three year contract extension

    LA Galaxy re-sign Ola Kamara to three year contract extension

    The LA Galaxy decided to re-sign forward Ola Kamara to a three year contract extension on Tuesday. The contract will see Kamara earn an average of $1 million per season over the next three seasons. Kamara is in his first season with the Galaxy. So far during the 2018 Major League Soccer season he...
  • NBA sets attendance records in 2017-18

    NBA sets attendance records in 2017-18

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver has positioned the league well for the future, as the league has announced that attendance records are at an all-time high. This marks the fourth straight season that the NBA has set a new attendance milestone. The league welcomed 22,124,559 fans during the 2017-1...
  • Boxing: Ryan Garcia collides with Jayson Velez on May 4

    Boxing: Ryan Garcia collides with Jayson Velez on May 4

    World-class boxing returns to California's iconic StubHub Center on May 4, as undefeated knockout artist Ryan "The Flash" Garcia (14-0, 13 KOs) collides with veteran striker Jayson "La Maravilla" Velez (26-4-1, 18 KOs) in a 10-round barn-burner of a main event. Tickets can be purchased right here on...
  • Joel Embiid likely to miss first game of NBA playoffs

    Joel Embiid likely to miss first game of NBA playoffs

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is expected to miss the first game of the NBA playoffs due to a broken orbital bone. The Sixers will open their postseason schedule Saturday night at 8:00 ET against the Miami Heat. When Embiid returns for the third-seeded Sixers, he will need to wear a mask to...
  • Markelle Fultz tallies triple-double in final regular season game

    Markelle Fultz tallies triple-double in final regular season game

    It took Markelle Fultz just 25 minutes to become a part of history. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft emerged as the youngest player to ever notch a triple-double, a feat in which the Philadelphia 76ers point guard accomplished in a win over the Milwaukee Bucks. Fultz erupted for 1...
  • Interview: UFC star Elias Theodorou talks 'Last Hit' movie, getting comfortable with acting

    Interview: UFC star Elias Theodorou talks 'Last Hit' movie, getting comfortable with acting

    UFC star Elias Theodorou is taking his talents to the big screen. Always looking to step outside his comfort zone and take on new challenges, the Canadian icon told AXS that he has accepted a starring role in the hotly-anticipated comedy flick, "Last Hit." He says shooting takes place this fall, and...
  • WWE: Could Iconics' rapid rise lead to the introduction of a women's tag team division?

    WWE: Could Iconics' rapid rise lead to the introduction of a women's tag team division?

    Peyton Royce and Billie Kay got over in a big way with WWE Universe in their joint promotional debut April 10 on "SD Live." The Aussie tag team, known officially as The Iconics, shocked the world by brutalizing Charlotte -- helping "The Princess of Staten Island" Carmella become a world champion...
  • Blue-chip MMA prospects Yaya Rincón and Bárbara Acioly official for Invicta FC 29

    Blue-chip MMA prospects Yaya Rincón and Bárbara Acioly official for Invicta FC 29

    Two of the world's top blue-chip MMA prospects -- Yaya Rincón and Bárbara Acioly -- have been added to Invicta FC 29, the promotion announced on April 11. The 24-year-old Rincón (2-0) meets promotional newcomer Lisa Spangler (0-0) at bantamweight. After picking up back-to-back wins inside the...
  • Matthew Dellavedova latest to return to Milwaukee Bucks

    Matthew Dellavedova latest to return to Milwaukee Bucks

    Odds are, the Milwaukee Bucks would have finished the season with a much better record with a string of better health. Such is life in the NBA, but the Bucks have received good news on the season’s final day. Following the return of Rookie of the Year Award winner Malcolm Brogdon, the Bucks are...
  • Atlanta Gladiators announce 2018 playoff roster

    Atlanta Gladiators announce 2018 playoff roster

    The Atlanta Gladiators have announced their playoff roster for the 2018 ECHL Kelly Cup playoffs. The Gladiators needed to supply the ECHL with a minimum list of 19 eligible players and a list of other eligible players who meet the ECHL playoff roster eligibility requirements but are unavailable to...
  • Toronto Raptors ink G League MVP to contract

    Toronto Raptors ink G League MVP to contract

    The Toronto Raptors have added G League MVP Lorenzo Brown for the playoffs. Brown, who had been playing with Raptors 905 of the G League, was on a two-way contract. The new deal will make him eligible for the playoffs. Brown will likely see extended minutes during the Raptors’ regular season finale...
  • Houston Rockets to miss Luc Mbah a Moute for first round of playoffs

    Houston Rockets to miss Luc Mbah a Moute for first round of playoffs

    Let the Houston Rockets emerge as Exhibit A for why teams that have clinched playoff spots should rest their players in the season’s waning games. The Rockets, the undisputed No. 1 team heading into the 2018 NBA playoffs, will be without the services of Luc Mbah a Moute for the first round of the...
  • Ibrahimovic already improving LA Galaxy's image in the MLS

    Ibrahimovic already improving LA Galaxy's image in the MLS

    It appears that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is not just a star for the LA Galaxy at the moment, but the entire Major League Soccer as well. There is no doubt that the interest in the Galaxy is extremely popular because of the amazing skill set of one of soccer's most electrifying forwards.  The Galaxy games...
  • LA Galaxy II adds seating capacity for 2018 USL season

    LA Galaxy II adds seating capacity for 2018 USL season

    The LA Galaxy II has announced significant upgrades for their 2018 United Soccer League season. The Stub Hub Center Track and Field Stadium will have a seating capacity of 2500 more after bleachers were installed at the east side of the stadium. With the increase in seating, there is now a capacity...
  • Quick wins second career 2018 William M. Jennings Award

    Quick wins second career 2018 William M. Jennings Award

    Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings won his second career William M. Jennings Award on Sunday. The William M. Jennings Award is presented to the goaltender or goaltenders who have played a minimum of 25 games and play for the team that has given up the least number of goals in the National...
  • LA Clippers’ Sindarius Thornwell a player to watch moving forward

    LA Clippers’ Sindarius Thornwell a player to watch moving forward

    Although the last few games of the regular season might not have much meaning for teams preparing for the NBA playoffs or draft lottery, they have a distinct impact on players working for future jobs. Sindarius Thornwell, a rookie guard for the LA Clippers, is one such player who has used the last...
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