| Jul 15, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Hey, pro cycling: move over on that trash heap, so there is some room for track and field.
Almost exactly a decade after the BALCO scandal all but destroyed track’s credibility, the sport is facing another legitimacy crisis.
Sunday, leading U.S....
| Jul 13, 2013
In the old days of running (that is, three years ago), figuring out what running shoe to buy was simply a matter of determining whether you were a pronator, supinator or neutral runner. Today, however, with the explosion of barefoot running and crazy...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Andy Murray's Wimbledon win was indeed a big moment of national pride for the host country, ending a 77-year winning drought for British men. It also, I heard on the TV as I was headed out of the house this morning, makes him the first Brit to win a...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Dwight Howard finally sat down for a video interview. Unfortunately it wasn't in English and didn't address his free-agent plans.
Or did it?
Released Tuesday by Relativity Sports, Howard and Washington Wizards guard John Wall sit down with Chinese...
| Jun 26, 2013
When going to the Adidas National Boxing Tournament hosted by the Oxnard Police Activities League this past week, the Heber Sheriff’s Activities League Boxing Club didn’t know what to expect.
What they got was a 13-year-old champion in...
| Jun 26, 2013
OXNARD — When the Heber Sheriff’s Activities League took a group of its boxers to the Adidas National Championships this past week in Oxnard, it didn’t know what to expect.
What it got was four champions, two second-place and a third-...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Without the reassuring voice of Jerry Buss, the late Lakers owner whose eleventh-hour phone call prevented Kobe Bryant from going to the Clippers in 2004, the Lakers are turning to two veterans to help keep Dwight Howard in Los Angeles.
| Jun 27, 2013
The Heber Sheriff’s Activities League Boxing Club sent seven boxers to the Adidas National Boxing
Championships this past week in Oxnard. The club returned with four of the seven as champions, including Roxana “Roxy” Ortiz, 12, in...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Monday was Lionel Messi's 26th birthday. And history's greatest soccer player celebrated in an unusual way: by writing a check for $13 million to the Spanish government.
Messi, who is Argentine but plays in Spain for FC Barcelona, wrote the check to pay...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Michael Jordan Appreciation Week in America culminates Sunday when the best basketball player in history hits 50, which wasn't this big a deal the first eight times Jordan saw that number next to his name as an NBA star.
Except now we are talking years,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Despite their varied soccer experience, Naperville Central seniors Amanda Alberts, Nikki Connors and Sabrina Cisneros all share common aspirations. With an appearance in the championship game of the Naperville Invitational Girls Soccer Tournament on April...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Mark down June 22 on your calendar for the "3 Stripes Passing Tournament and Lineman Challenge" presented by Adidas at Bellflower High. Gardena Serra is the defending champion in the seven on seven passing tournament. Set to participate this year......