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  • A purchase of the Clippers will require money, and much more

    A purchase of the Clippers will require money, and much more
    The Los Angeles Clippers are not on the market just yet, but the prospect has the city, and the monied people who like to own Big Things, buzzing about who might become the next boss of one of pro basketball's most star-crossed, and now promising,...
  • Celebrities, business titans mull buying Clippers from Sterling

    Celebrities, business titans mull buying Clippers from Sterling
    A lot of boldface names seem to be interested in the Los Angeles Clippers in the wake of the Donald Sterling scandal. It's unclear how serious some of the potential suitors are. But the team has attracted attention from both Hollywood celebrities and...
  • The greatest game he ever played

    The greatest game he ever played
    I went to UC Santa Barbara on a baseball scholarship after transferring from Cerritos College. I was a speech major and had a radio show on college station KCSB called "Sleep's Sports Shorts." I wanted to play pro ball or replace Vin Scully when he...
  • Serena Williams withdraws from BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells

    Serena Williams withdraws from BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells
    Serena Williams has announced she will not play in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells next month. Williams, who has not played at Indian Wells since 2001, had left her name on the preliminary entry list last month but withdrew Friday. “After...
  • Time to get back to the Tennis Garden, bigger and better than ever

    In an unusual departure from the norm, the star of this year's BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament might not even swing a racket. The attention-getter very well may be more bricks-and-mortar than serve-and-volley. They call the current stadium the Indian...
  • Indian Wells again hosts world's best tennis players for two weeks

    Indian Wells again hosts world's best tennis players for two weeks
    If you are heading to the desert for some tennis viewing over the next 12 days, get ready for more of the same. In the case of the prestigious BNP Paribas Open, that's not a bad thing. There will be some radical differences in the physical plant,...
  • Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard of Canada prepares for Indian Wells

    Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard of Canada prepares for Indian Wells
    You could say that the supporters practically needed a road map and provisions to find Eugenie Bouchard’s outside far court for her first match at the Australian Open in January. By the end of the tournament, the throng had turned into Genie&...
  • Maria Sharapova goes from Winter Games to desert tennis

    Maria Sharapova goes from Winter Games to desert tennis
    She went back to where it all started, to the wall in Sochi. Maria Sharapova, out of boredom really, as a child began smacking a tennis ball while her father played his weekly game a few feet away. "My career started in Sochi," Sharapova said Wednesday,...
  • Pedidos de ayuda por desempleo EEUU caen a mínimo 3 meses, órdenes a fábricas bajan

    Pedidos de ayuda por desempleo EEUU caen a mínimo 3 meses, órdenes a fábricas bajan
    El número de personas que presentó nuevas solicitudes de subsidios por desempleo en Estados Unidos cayó más de lo esperado hasta tocar un mínimo de tres meses la semana pasada, una señal de fortaleza para un mercado laboral que se había visto afectado por...
  • BNP Paribas Open: Time is relative to Roger Federer

    BNP Paribas Open: Time is relative to Roger Federer
    The old guy, Father Time, will triumph in the end. He always does. But for the moment Roger Federer is holding serve against him, which in a sport primarily of the young is no small achievement. Federer has come to terms with reality. "If I can't play...
  • U.S. tennis players wilting in the Indian Wells desert

    U.S. tennis players wilting in the Indian Wells desert
    With the star of the day, second-seeded Novak Djokovic, advancing as expected Sunday, it seemed timely to survey the results of tennis players from the United States. This BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells is, after all, one of the country's bigger...
  • The No. 1 Swiss tennis player? It's not who you think

    The No. 1 Swiss tennis player? It's not who you think
    The Swiss are represented in men's tennis at this year's BNP Paribas Open by Stanislas Wawrinka and that other guy. Wawrinka won the recent Australian Open and is now No. 3 in the world rankings. The other guy becomes Mr. Avis in Switzerland now, and as...