| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:15 PM
A few days before he was drafted by the Lakers with the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, Kentucky forward Julius Randle spoke to GQ.com about fashion, basketball and the prospect of playing with or against LeBron James, a four-time NBA most...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:00 PM
With the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, the Lakers selected Kentucky forward Julius Randle
Randle is a 6-foot-9, 19-year-old left-hander who averaged 15.0 points and 10.4 rebounds, helping the Wildcats to the NCAA championship game, where...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 1:15 PM
The Lakers held their second pre-draft workout Tuesday, giving Kentucky freshman Julius Randle an audition.
"Julius looked phenomenal. He looks 100% healthy to me," said Mark Madsen, a player development coach with the team.
A recent Yahoo Sports...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:04 PM
In preparation for the June 26 NBA draft, the Lakers worked out Kentucky forward Julius Randle on Tuesday afternoon at the team's El Segundo practice facility.
"Julius looked phenomenal. He looks 100% healthy to me," said Mark Madsen, who won two titles...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The Lakers will work out Kentucky forward Julius Randle on Tuesday in El Segundo at the team’s practice facility.
Randle is a 6-foot-9, 19-year-old power forward who helped the Wildcats advance to the NCAA championship game, before falling to...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:41 PM
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
After two challenging seasons, Mike D'Antoni has stepped down as coach of the Lakers.
The Lakers, coming off their worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles in 1960, said they will begin their coaching search immediately. What kind of coach...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Unlike many of his one-and-done freshmen, Kentucky Coach John Calipari isn’t going anywhere for a long time, signing a seven-year, $52.5-million contract extension Thursday with the university.
Under the contract that runs through the 2020-21...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:39 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Elliot Surrey (Crescenta Valley High, 2012) UC Irvine baseball sophomore: With one out and a pair of runners on, Surrey induced a ground ball for a 6-4-3 double play.
Surrey pumped his...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Evaluations have just about been wrapped up by numerous scouts employed by all 30 Major League Baseball franchises.
Looking to find the next wave of talent and further stockpile the farm system takes precedent with the 2014 Major League Baseball First-...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:10 AM
The Florida Gators' baseball team staved off elimination for the third time in three days to advance to Sunday's SEC tournament championship game against LSU at 4:30 p.m. on ESPN2.
The top-seeded Gators needed a come-from-behind 6-5 win Saturday against...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:09 AM
UF's Kevin O'Sullivan was named the SEC Coach of the Year on Tuesday for the second time in his seven seasons with the Gators.
A season after UF barely slipped into the NCAA tournament, the Gators bounced back with a vengeance. The Gators (40-21) won...