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Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 5:37 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Tanaka Chooses New York

Tanaka Chooses New York

Masahiro Tanaka, one of the biggest names of the off-season, is now off the market after signing a seven-year, $155 million contract with the Yankees. Read »

Saturday, Jan 11, 2014 at 3:13 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Tanaka Comes to America

Tanaka Comes to America

The Masahiro Tanaka circus is in full-effect as the premier pitching talent available this off-season has come to America to speak with teams and choose his new home. Read »

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James Neveau James is a Chicago-based sportswriter who has covered hockey for numerous publications and websites. He currently covers the Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago, and covers the Kings and the Ducks for NBCLA.
Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed regularly attends Los Angeles Lakers' practices, home games, and press conferences. Since becoming a writer in 2009, Shahan has published sports articles and blog posts for various international and domestic news outlets. He currently resides in Santa Monica.
Michael Duarte Michael J. Duarte is a Los Angeles-based writer covering the Dodgers for NBCLA. Born and raised in the City of Angels, Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of California Santa Barbara and a graduate program at the University of Southern California. Michael was awarded the Paul Lazarus Scholarship Award in 2004 for his writing and is the 2005 recipient of the prestigious Corwin Writing Award. In addition to sports writing, Michael is an avid runner and softball player.
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Dodgers Bullpen Gets Snake Bit in Desert

Dodgers Bullpen Gets Snake Bit in Desert

Los Angeles was cruising into the final four frames with a four-run lead until the bullpen imploded, allowing 10 runs over the final four innings and the Dodgers got snake bit by the Diamondbacks 10-6 on...

UCLA Coach Makes Diddy's Kettle Boil

UCLA Coach Makes Diddy's Kettle Boil

Sean Combs lashes out with a kettlebell after UCLA’s Strength and Conditioning Coach Sal Alosi yells at his son. Fred Roggin welcomes Patrick O’Neal and A Martinez to discuss when coaches and parents go too far....

Which Athlete Do You Want to See Naked?

Which Athlete Do You Want to See Naked?

Excited to see your favorite sports stars take off more than just their jerseys? Will hockey work in Sin City? And could Trevor Ariza beat Michael Jordan one-on-one? All that and more as Fred Roggin is joined by...

Raiders and Chargers and Rams, Oh My!

Raiders and Chargers and Rams, Oh My!

San Diego is so desperate to keep the Chargers they’re going straight to Roger Goodell. Fred Roggin shares the latest on the return of the NFL. Originally aired on Going Roggin, June 27th, 2015.

Lakers Introduce Russell, Rookies

Lakers Introduce Russell, Rookies

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced new draft picks D'Angelo Russell, Larry Nance Jr. and Anthony Brown to the LA media on June 29, 2015

FIFA is in Trouble Again

FIFA is in Trouble Again

Sepp Blatter is forced to abandon his dream of winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Apparently the FIFA corruption scandal doesn’t sit well with The Nobel Peace Center. Originally aired on Going Roggin, June 20th,...