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  • Siblings will help Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak hire next Lakers coach

    Siblings will help Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak hire next Lakers coach
    The Lakers' coaching search isn't unusual only because of its slow speed. It's their first one since the 1970s that didn't involve Jerry Buss. The venerable Lakers owner died last year, leaving an obvious void at the top of the team's hierarchy and...
  • Kobe Bryant as head coach? Nope, it's against the rules

    Kobe Bryant as head coach? Nope, it's against the rules
    The Lakers are in need of a head coach -- why not Kobe Bryant as player-coach? Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak rencently said the team's next head coach will need to know how to get the most out of Bryant. "We have a player on our team right...
  • As Lakers prepare for coaching search, Ettore Messina could make list

    As Lakers prepare for coaching search, Ettore Messina could make list
    The Lakers will soon begin what could be a lengthy search for a head coach. Mike D'Antoni resigned on Wednesday, after the Lakers' worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles. One name the team may consider is former Lakers assistant coach Ettore...
  • Former Laker Dwight Howard and Rockets eliminated by Trail Blazers

    Former Laker Dwight Howard and Rockets eliminated by Trail Blazers
    Former Lakers center Dwight Howard and his Houston Rockets teammates were eliminated from the first round of the playoffs, 99-98, on Friday night when Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard made a three-point shot on an inbounds play at the...
  • Lakers coaching search: Add North Carolina's Roy Williams to list

    Lakers coaching search: Add North Carolina's Roy Williams to list
    The Lakers' coaching list keeps growing. North Carolina Coach Roy Williams has been added as a candidate. It's not the first time Williams will have been approached by the Lakers. He was not interested in coaching them in 2004 after Phil Jackson's first...
  • Olympic official backs off on criticism of 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games

    The Australian Olympic official who earlier this week slammed Rio de Janeiro's preparations for the 2016 Summer Games has backed off on his harsh comments. "I want to underline that I still believe that [the] Rio Organizing Committee and the people of...
  • Ex-Northridge baseball coach Bob Hiegert named to CCAA Hall of Fame

    Ex-Northridge baseball coach Bob Hiegert named to CCAA Hall of Fame
    Bob Hiegert, the 72-year-old former Cal State Northridge baseball coach and athletic director, is part of the inaugural class that will be inducted into the California Collegiate Athletic Assn. Hall of Fame. He was involved in the CCAA for more than...
  • College Football Playoff (yawn) gives procedures for selection process

    Sixteen seasons of the complicated, convoluted and some-would-say catastrophic Bowl Championship Series have been replaced by a new streamlined system to settle college football’s national championship. And least that’s what I thought...
  • Mike D'Antoni resigns as Lakers coach

    Mike D'Antoni resigns as Lakers coach
    Embattled Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni has resigned after two seasons with the team, the Lakers announced Wednesday. D’Antoni had one more guaranteed year at $4 million but was dismayed when the Lakers declined to pick up his option for the...
  • Hoppertunity scratched from the Kentucky Derby

    Things continue to go well for Kentucky Derby favorite California Chrome, who may benefit from the Thursday morning scratch of the second choice in the morning line odds. Trainer Bob Baffert’s Hoppertunity, a 6-1 choice scheduled to be ridden by...
  • Rory McIlroy starts fast at Wells Fargo but falters in world rankings

    Rory McIlroy starts fast at Wells Fargo but falters in world rankings
    The world golf rankings look a little different this week -- no Rory McIlroy in the Top 10 -- and there are more changes to come. An injured Tiger Woods is expected to surrender his grip on No. 1 in the next few weeks with the likes of Adam Scott and...
  • With D'Antoni Out, Ollie's Name Surfaces Amid Lakers Rumors

    With D'Antoni Out, Ollie's Name Surfaces Amid Lakers Rumors
    UConn coach Kevin Ollie has become the subject of speculation on both coasts and most places in between as the Los Angeles Lakers began their search for a new coach. The Lakers job opened when Mike D'Antoni resigned Wednesday night. By Thursday morning,...