NFL players considering the elimination of all preseason games
The NFL Players Assn. is considering scrapping all preseason games during the COVID-19 pandemic. The league earlier suggested cutting the exhibition season to two games.
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NBA and players agree to 'Black Lives Matter' and other messages to wear on jerseys
The NBA and its players agreed on messaging that could be on the backs of jerseys for the first four days of the league's reboot near Orlando, Fla.
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Hernandez: Dodgers and Angels focus on first day of training is on safety, not World Series
The Dodgers will start the season in three weeks, but July 23 felt extremely distant on day one of training camp at Dodger Stadium because of COVID-19 concerns.
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Two more USC athletes test positive for COVID-19
Two more USC athletes have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the Trojans' total number of positive cases to three since they began allowing athletes to return to campus two weeks ago.
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Lakers assistant Lionel Hollins deemed 'high risk,' won't travel to Orlando
Lakers assistant Lionel Hollins, 66, won't join the team in Orlando for the restart of the NBA season after he was "deemed a higher-risk individual."
Letters: Tyler Skaggs' choices don't inspire them
Readers sound off to the latest topics surrounding L.A. sports.
Five-star basketball prospect Makur Maker commits to Howard over UCLA
Center Makur Maker, a five-star prospect, says he will attend Howard University, a historically Black college in Washington, after considering UCLA.
Tight end Brycen Hopkins was too intriguing for Rams to pass up in NFL draft
The Rams didn't need a tight end when the NFL draft was held in April, but Purdue's Brycen Hopkins was too enticing to pass up in the fourth round.
Trainer Bob Baffert has the favorite (again) in the first race at Los Alamitos
Trainer Bob Baffert has won this race nine times, including the last three years, and Saturday he'll have the two favorites in the field.
MLB on TV: Nine ways baseball can enhance how fans watch games in 2020
Watching the Dodgers and Angels must be done from outside stadiums in 2020, but here are nine ways MLB and TV networks could boost the experience.
Dodgers to open 60-game regular season July 23
Dodgers president Stan Kasten said the club is tentatively scheduled to open the 2020 season Thursday, July 23, although he wouldn't divulge the opponent.
Minor Disruption: Eli Morgan earns a spot on Indians' 60-man training camp roster
Former Peninsula High and current minor league pitcher Eli Morgan thought he lost a year of development, but he is now on the Indians' 60-man roster.
Mike Trout unsure he'll play in 2020 because he's 'very concerned' about COVID-19
On the day the Angels began training camp, superstar Mike Trout said he might not play in 2020 because his wife is pregnant and he's worried about COVID-19.
Dodgers awarded the 2022 All-Star game after this year's event is canceled
The Dodgers were scheduled to host the All-Star game July 14, but the start of the 2020 season has been delayed to July 23 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Spring training refresher: How the Dodgers and Angels were looking before the shutdown
Here's what was happening with the Dodgers and Angels during spring training before the plug was pulled March 12 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Text messages reconstruct copter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, eight others
Text messages recently released by the National Transportation Safety Board reconstruct helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others.
What's in a nickname, mascot or sports tradition? Sometimes tinges of racism
In the weeks since the George Floyd killing, amid nationwide protest, the world of sports has been forced to revisit a legacy of insensitive mascots, songs and cheers.
Opening day on July 4 could have been something special. Too bad MLB blew it
Major League Baseball could've had a really special Opening Day on July 4th. Instead, money squabbles between players and owners pushed it back.
This day in sports: Multiple 100-meter dash records fall on same day
A look at what happened in sports history on July 3 including multiple 100-meter dash records falling on the same day at the National Sports Festival in 1983.
Clippers close training facility for a day after positive COVID test
The Clippers closed their training facility for a thorough cleaning on Thursday after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19.
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Soccer on TV: European tournament berths up for grabs
Real Madrid can lengthen its lead in La Liga while there are three European tournament berths up for grabs in a tight EPL table this weekend in soccer.
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Dodgers sign reliever AJ Ramos to a minor league contract
The Dodgers signed reliever AJ Ramos to a minor league contract Thursday, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. He hasn't pitched since 2018.
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Nico Young of Newbury Park is selected Gatorade national track and field athlete of the year
Newbury Park High distance runner Nico Young, who is headed to Northern Arizona, set the state record for 5,000 meters.
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Minor Disruption: Robbie Peto signed with Dodgers as undrafted free agent. Now what?
Robbie Peto, a right-handed pitcher out of Stetson, is a member of the Dodgers organization. But because of the coronavirus crisis, he's not sure what comes next.
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Three more SoFi Stadium construction workers test positive for COVID-19
Three more construction workers at SoFi Stadium have tested positive for COVID-19, increasing the total to 28 workers who have contracted the virus.
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Former Sherman Oaks Notre Dame shotputter Nia Britt unveils children's book
"BakersTown Chronicles" is about cookies, superpowers, sports and kids coming to the rescue.
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Baseball on July 4? How this Dodgers alum got his league to play
The USPBL, focusing on biomechanics and coaching, sets out to groom overlooked MLB prospects.
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Anthony Davis confident Lakers can pick up where they left off
Despite the uncertainty of playing in a bubble when the NBA season resumes, Lakers forward Anthony Davis is confident the team can continue its title run.
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Nine more NBA players test positive for the coronavirus
A total of 25 NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19 as the league gets set to restart its season in Orlando, Fla., this month.
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Trial date for Dodgers outfielder Andrew Toles is set for Aug. 5
Dodgers' Andrew Toles was arrested after being found sleeping behind a Florida building. He did not appear in court for Thursday's arraignment.
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