| Oct 7, 2012
An athlete plays 15 or 20 years, retires and there is great fanfare upon his departure. Maybe tears, maybe gifts given, maybe his number hung in honor.
Los Angeles' very own Jack Disney calls it a day and he's just gone.
Disney is good people. There...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:03 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Making their first official appearance on a gray morning in a nearly empty stadium, new Dodgers owners lighted up the place Wednesday with raucous promise, defiant hope and only one certainty.
Hang on to your blue, because it's going to be...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:09 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Tens of thousands sports fans will be descending on Staples Center this weekend for a host of events, which authorities warn will close streets and delay traffic downtown.
Staples hosts six playoff games -- two each for the Lakers,...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Fans heading downtown this weekend are being urged to plan ahead due to multiple sporting events that could tie up traffic in the downtown Los Angeles area.
Street Closures for Sunday, May 20, 2012:
- Figueroa Street from Pico Boulevard to Olympic...
| May 25, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Allie Mac Kay was live with Sesame Street to preview their new musical show, Sesame Street Live "Elmo Makes Music".
Mark your calendar for a musical event like no other--monsters making music! Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all their Sesame Street...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Orlando Woolridge, the rugged forward who carved out a reputation over 13 NBA seasons as a scoring specialist and one of the original alley-oop artists, died late Thursday at his parents' home in Mansfield, La. He was 52.
DeSoto Parish Chief Deputy...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 4:01 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The Kings had become so efficient they spoiled us.
They barged through the first three rounds of the playoffs with only two losses and sustained that surge by defeating the New Jersey Devils in the first three games of the Stanley Cup...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:22 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A parade for the city's newest champions is planned for Thursday in the downtown area.
The parade will start at noon near 5th and Figueroa streets, then head south on Figueroa and and end between L.A. Live and Staples Center.
| Jun 13, 2012
The Los Angeles Kings have won their first NHL Championship after 45 years of being in existence. While not a rabid fan, I have followed the Kings all of my life. I would listen to the games on radio with Bob Miller announcing them (he still does).
| Feb 26, 2013
| 10:48 AM
The death of Dr. Jerry Buss affects any sports fan. I kept reading and watching the sad news as a way for the loss to sink in, even though his absence in the public eye the past two years was an unspoken foreshadowing of what transpired.
If it weren't...
| Mar 3, 2013
Jerry Buss may be gone, but Jerry Buss hasn't gone anywhere.
Jerry Buss may have died on Feb. 18 at age 80, but Jerry Buss lives.
When watching the Lakers makes you howl, when watching the NBA makes you smile, when watching anything in professional...
| Mar 3, 2013
It took several cups of coffee and a couple of hours one recent morning to realize there was still so much more to know about Jerry Buss.
The coffee was shared with Bob Steiner, Buss' longtime public relations advisor and general confidant. We...