<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:17:08 -0700 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:17:08 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[The Puig Experiment Could Work for the Dodgers ]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:39:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/179*120/yp+as+game.jpg
Yasiel Puig made the All-Star team as a right fielder but a position change could be in the works to help the Dodgers make the playoffs this season.

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<![CDATA[Bonds Supporters Launch Campaign to Build "Barry Bronze" Statue]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:39:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP954965539457.jpg
Barry Bonds fans are pushing for a Barry Bronze, an eight-foot statue in honor of the controversial former slugger.

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<![CDATA[Manchester United Beat Galaxy 7-0]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:39:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Manchester-United-Galaxy-Wayne-Rooney-7-23-14.jpg
Manchester United comfortably defeated LA Galaxy 7-0 on Wednesday night at the Rose Bowl.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers' Tough Guy Beckett Returns from DL]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:20:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/451779698.jpg
Josh Beckett returns from the disabled list still hurt but ready to make an impact for the Dodgers second-half playoff run

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<![CDATA[Dodgers' Gordon Joins Hall-of-Fame Company]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:58:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/182*120/dg+as+game.jpg
Monday, Dee Gordon reached a milestone only achieved by five other players in the modern era.

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<![CDATA[WNBA Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:24:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP13030709140.jpg
Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a...

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<![CDATA[Pau, Redskins, and Sponsor Logos in NBA]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:56:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_Rapid_Fire_07202014_1200x675_310326339583.jpg
What is Pau Gasol’s legacy in LA? Will Sponsor logos go on NBA Jerseys? Will the Redskins name be changed? Brian Kamenetzky from Landolakers.com and Daily News Columnist Jill Painter sit down with Fred Roggin to...]]>
<![CDATA[Mascot Madness]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:58:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_MascotMadness_1200x675_310326339787.jpg
Are mascots enjoyable or are they just getting in the way? Fred Roggin welcomes Brian Kamenetzky from Landolakers.com and Daily News Columnist Jill Painter to weigh in on whether mascots are a positive...]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers' Crawford Selected to AFL Hall-of-Fame]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:18:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/166*120/cc+dugout.jpg
We'll have to start calling Carl Crawford "Hall-of-Famer" Carl Crawford from now on.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Gear Up for Pennant Push]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:24:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/452084572.jpg
The Dodgers have 65 games left to fine tune areas that could prevent them from making the playoffs.

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<![CDATA[McEnroe's Son Arrested for Drugs]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:11:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kevin+mcenroe.jpg
Kevin McEnroe, the 27-year-old son of tennis champion John McEnroe and actress Tatum O'Neal, was arrested in New York City after he was caught with dozens of oxycodone and morphine pills, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Mostly Positive Showing by Dodgers All-Stars ]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:30:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/all+star.jpg
Three of the four Dodger All-Stars showed they belonged on the team. But, one had himself a rough night.

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<![CDATA[Derek Jeter's All-Star Goodbye]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:12:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Jeter-ASG-Goodbye-0715.jpg
The Yankee great's victory lap marks a big win for him – and baseball.

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<![CDATA[Sterling Circus Continues]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:04:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_Sterling_1200x675_305474627833.jpg
Fred Roggin welcomes AM 570’s Tim Cates and KPCC’s A Martinez to discuss the ongoing Sterling trial to decide ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers. Donald Sterling may be drawing this out, but do the...]]>
<![CDATA[Naked Prince, Puig and Pete Carroll]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:46:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_Rapid_Fire_0710_1200x675_305471555804.jpg
Was it right for Pete Carroll to be inducted into the USC Hall of Fame? Do you want to see Prince Fielder posing naked for ESPN? Is Yasiel Puig the wrong guy for the Home Run Derby? That and more in this edition...]]>
<![CDATA[How To Catch a Home Run Ball]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:02:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_DodgerFilms_1200x675_305336387684.jpg
Do you want to catch a home run ball the next time you are at a baseball game? Bobby Crosby is a home run catching specialist at Dodger Stadium. He sits down with Fred Roggin to talk about his skills and...]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Derek Jeter Ad Creates A Buzz]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:32:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DerekJeter21.jpg
Fans, celebrities, and rivals alike, are tipping their hats to New York Yankee Derek Jeter.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Sharks Fans Protest Sexy "Ice Girl" Uniforms]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:36:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ice+girls.jpg
The San Jose Sharks are taking a hit on social media over their decision to recruit midrift-baring "ice girls" to sweep away the ice, which some fans say is exploitative of women's bodies.

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<![CDATA[Lin Joins Lakers, Randle Signs, Gasol Gone]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:08:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-acquire-jeremy-lin-7-2014.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers spent the weekend finalizing the trade involving Jeremy Lin, signing Julius Randle and bidding farewell to Pau Gasol

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<![CDATA[Reggie Bush Married at Grand Del Mar]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:27:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/reggie-bush-gallery-1.jpg
NFL star and San Diego son Reggie Bush is now a married man.

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<![CDATA[LeBron Captures World Cup Streaker in Instagram Video]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:56:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Streaker-LeBron.jpg
Basketball star LeBron James posted an Instagram video of a streaker who ran onto the field during the final World Cup match between Germany and Argentina.]]>
<![CDATA[The Best of The World Cup in Pictures]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:48:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP448499730854_0.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the games.

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<![CDATA[Padres' Intriguing G.M. Candidate]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 05:42:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/248*120/Kim+Ng.JPG
The Padres have so far interviewed eight candidates for their open General Manager job. On Friday, they talked with the most intriguing candidate, Kim Ng who also might be the best]]>
<![CDATA[Dwayne Wade Speaks on LeBron Choice]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:00:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/leBron-chanpion+2012.jpg
Dwyane Wade released a statement Saturday to address LeBron James leaving the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers. "LeBron made the right decision for himself and his family because home is where your...

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<![CDATA[Brewers' Segura Leaves After 9-Month-Old Son Died]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:36:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/451784002.jpg
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright knew how tough it was for the Milwaukee Brewers to play Saturday after finding out that shortstop Jean Segura's 9-month-old son had

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<![CDATA[Pau Gasol Will Play for Chicago]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 03:56:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/475702777.jpg
Hours after several reports surfaced that Carmelo Anthony will be re-signing with the New York Knicks, Pau Gasol announced on Twitter that he has chosen to play for the Chicago Bulls. "It hasn't been...

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<![CDATA[I Know Why LeBron Is Going Back to Cleveland]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 08:13:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Miami-Heat-November-25-2013.jpg
Today I woke up to a text from my aunt: “Lebron is back!!!” As a native Clevelander, I can’t help but rejoice in today’s announcement that LeBron James, one of the best players in the NBA, is returning

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<![CDATA[Interactive: LeBron James' Numbers Don't Lie]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:40:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lebron-return-comparison-cleveland-miami.jpg
Four years after their messy breakup, James is coming back to the Cavaliers.]]>
<![CDATA["Linsanity" Coming to LA, Lin To Lakers]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:05:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Jeremy-Lin-joining-Lakers-7-11-14.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets have reportedly agreed to a trade that will make Jeremy Lin a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.

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