<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Sports]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usSat, 21 Jan 2017 20:11:06 -0800Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:11:06 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Lakers Rookie Brandon Ingram Inspires Lakers To Win Over Pacers]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:25:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Brandon-Ingram-shines-Lakers-win-over-Pacers_1200x675_859672643754.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Indiana Pacers, and Brandon Ingram had a standout performance against Paul George. Recorded at Staples Center on Jan. 20, 2017 (Courtesy: Shahan Ahmed)]]>
<![CDATA[Lakers Snap Losing Streak, Beat Pacers]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:38:43 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lou-Williams-Lakers-road-trip.jpg
The Lakers beat the Indiana Pacers to snap a five-game losing streak, but point guard D'Angelo Russell left the game early on with a mild MCL sprain and did not return

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<![CDATA['Celebrity Apprentice' Star Ricky Williams Stopped By Police]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:35:28 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/rickywilliamsprofile.jpg
"Celebrity Apprentice" cast member Ricky Williams, a former NFL running back, says he was racially profiled and the victim of an illegal police search walking near his hotel in Tyler, Texas, earlier this month.

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<![CDATA[Without Stars, Clippers Fall From Earth]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:32:22 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/Screen+Shot+2017-01-19+at+10.01.37+PM.png
Playing without Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, the Los Angeles Clippers lost for the first time in 2017, 104-101, to the Minnesota Timberwolves, snapping their seven-game winning streak.

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<![CDATA[Rams Stellar Defense in Hands of Wade Phillips]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:20:56 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/Wade+Phillips.png
Wade Phillips was formally announced as defensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Rams on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Raiders File Papers to Move From Oakland to Las Vegas ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:05:50 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/las-vegas-raiders.jpg
"Raider Nation," your team is gearing up to say goodbye.The Oakland Raiders on Thursday officially submitted paperwork to relocate to Nevada, according to Steve Sisolak, the Clark County Commission...

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<![CDATA[Oscar De La Hoya's Ex-Big Bear Training Site Sells for $1.5M]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:45:27 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-oscar-de-la-hoya-big-bear-cabin-tn-2.jpg
The former Big Bear training camp of boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya has switched hands again.

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<![CDATA[Rodgers' Father Opens Up About Family's Rift With NFL Star]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:11:53 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631769054.jpg
Aaron Rodgers’ rift with his family has been making headlines since his brother’s appearance on “The Bachelorette” last year, but little has been said about the unusual family dynamic from Rodgers’ father...

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<![CDATA[Walton Talks Up Rookie Ivica Zubac]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:30:35 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Lose-to-Nuggets-Ivica-Zubac_1200x675_857107523880.jpg
Following Tuesday night's loss to the Denver Nuggets, Lakers coach Luke Walton spoke about the impact of rookie Ivica Zubac and a late fightback from his team.]]>
<![CDATA[Lakers Strike Gold With Zubac in Loss to Nuggets]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:34:56 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Ivica-Zubac-1-17-17.jpg
Lakers rookie center Ivica Zubac proved to be the bright spot on a night when the Los Angeles Lakers trailed by 19 points before nearly completing an unlikely comeback against the Denver Nuggets

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<![CDATA[Jamaican Bobsled Team Crowdfunds for Coach]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:55:06 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Jamaican+Bobsled+Team.jpg
The climatologically challenged team is attempting to crowdfund a salary for a head coach for the next Olympic games in 2018 in PyeongChang, according to a GoFundMe page posted by the team's social media...

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<![CDATA[Clippers Avenge New Year's Eve Loss to Thunder, Lose CP3]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:01:47 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/231*120/CP3+and+Westbrook.png
J.J. Redick had 20 points as the Los Angeles Clippers avenged a blowout loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on New Years Eve with one of their own, 120-98, to extend their winning streak to seven games on...

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<![CDATA[USC's Adoree' Jackson Declares for the NFL Draft]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:43:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/Adoree+Jackson+NFL.png
USC All-American cornerback Adoree' Jackson has announced his intentions to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Obama Honors Victorious Cubs: 'Took You Long Enough']]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:09:52 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631831536.jpg
The Chicago Cubs arrived to the nation's capital Sunday night ahead of a planned Monday visit with President Barack Obama at the White House in the final days of his presidency.

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<![CDATA[Mayor James T. Butts: Behind the Scenes of the Chargers Move]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:07:48 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ROGGIN_MAYOR_BUTTS_RAW_1_1200x675_853994051774.jpg
Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts sat down with Fred Roggin Thursday to discuss the Chargers' move to Los Angeles and the team's relationship with the Rams. Originally aired on Going Roggin, January 14, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Luke Walton Talks Finishing Unit, Zubac]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:55:36 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Luke-Walton-Zubac_1200x675_855640131836.jpg
Lakers coach Luke Walton spoke about how he decides which unit finishes games and also spoke about giving rookie Ivica Zubac more time on the court. Recorded at Staples Center on Jan. 15, 2017 (Shahan Ahmed)]]>
<![CDATA[Luke Walton Preaches Patience After Loss]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:50:35 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Lose-To-Pistons1-15-17_1200x675_855636547884.jpg
Following a loss to the Detroit Pistons, Lakers Coach Luke Walton explained the process of improving with a young team. Recorded at Staples Center on Jan. 15, 2017. (Shahan Ahmed)]]>
<![CDATA[Lakers Lose To Pistons, Walton Talks Growing Pains]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:44:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/Luke-Walton-Lakers-Pistons.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers suffered their fourth straight loss when the Detroit Pistons came to Staples Center and beat LA 102-97 on Sunday evening.

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<![CDATA[SD Companies Won't Move Chargers]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:23:55 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/176*120/Dean+Spanos+vs+Jacksonville.JPG
So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.
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<![CDATA[5 Things You Should Know About LA Rams Coach Sean McVay]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:33:07 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/194*120/McVay+Rams+5+things.png
Wolfgang Puck? Bill Walsh? Fergie? Yup, they all lead to new L.A. Rams head coach Sean McVay. Here are five things you should know about the 30-year-old play caller.

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<![CDATA[Why Chris Paul is Key to Clippers Success]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 20:25:56 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*123/Chris+Paul+lakers.png
The Los Angeles Clippers are undefeated since Chris Paul returned from a hamstring injury and are riding a six-game winning streak. The latest example of Paul's importance to the team is the difference in games...

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<![CDATA[Clippers Clobber Lakers, Remain Perfect in 2017]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:47:16 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Chris-Paul-Lakers-Clippers-1-14-17.jpg
The greater Los Angeles metropolitan area expects to now be home to both the Chargers and the Rams during the 2017 NFL season, as both teams begin a cold war to attract fans

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<![CDATA[Minnesota Wild Apologize After 'Violent' Mascot Skit]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:18:09 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nordy+birthday+mn+wild+skit.png
Hockey fans are used to seeing some pretty brutal fights on the ice, but it’s usually between the players – not the mascots.Not the case at Thursday night’s game between the Minnesota Wild and the Montreal...

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<![CDATA[Rams, Chargers To Battle For Fans in LA]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:14:53 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Chargers-leave-San-Diego.jpg
The greater Los Angeles metropolitan area expects to now be home to both the Chargers and the Rams during the 2017 NFL season, as both teams begin a cold war to attract fans

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<![CDATA[Lakers Get Served in San Antonio]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:01:12 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Pau-Gasol-vs-Lakers-1-12-17.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers had no answer for the San Antonio Spurs, as Kawhi Leonard and Pau Gasol torched the Lakers for a blowout victory on Jan. 12, 2017

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<![CDATA[What Chargers' Dean Spanos Expects in LA]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:44:26 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/01-12-2017-SPANOS-dean-chargers.JPG
Chargers CEO and president Dean Spanos talks about his expectations of the team's move to Los Angeles. Video clip is from interview with NBC4's Fred Roggin Thursday Jan. 12, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Fans Roast New LA Chargers Logo]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:44:27 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chargers-dodgers.gif
When the Chargers organization announced the move to Los Angeles Thursday, they changed their logo on social media, and fans unleased an all-out blitz.
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<![CDATA[Chargers' Move to Los Angeles: What's Next?]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:58:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/163*120/GettyImages-630782446.jpg
After the Chargers announced plans to relocate the team to Los Angeles, the Chargers launched a new website for the team detailing what's in store for the Los Angeles Chargers and a new campaign to "Fight...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Move to LA]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:40:08 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Chargers-Fan-Sad-GettyImages-630777752.jpg
Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos announced the NFL team’s move to Los Angeles on Thursday, a change that had been discussed for months and dreaded by many in San Diego. "After much deliberation, I have made...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers 2017 Bobblehead Schedule]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:35:51 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/198*120/Dodgers+2017+bobbleheads.png
The 2017 MLB season is still a few months away, but the Los Angeles Dodgers are getting fans excited anyway as they announced their 10 bobblehead giveaways for the upcoming season.

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<![CDATA[Abracadabra! Clippers Remain Undefeated in 2017]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:06:40 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/183*120/Clippers+Magic+.png
The Los Angeles Clippers joined the Indiana Pacers and the Atlanta Hawks as the only three teams in the NBA to remain undefeated in the year 2017 after they made the Orlando Magic disappear, 105-96, at...

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<![CDATA[NFL in LA: Play-By-Play Timeline of Events]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:45:50 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/182*120/inglewood-new-011216.JPG
A timeline of events involving the return of an NFL franchise to Los Angeles since the Rams and Raiders moved out of Los Angeles nearly two decades ago.]]>
<![CDATA[New Chargers Logo Draws Comparisons to Dodgers' Logo]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:05:11 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pasted_image_at_2017_01_12_12_30_pm_360.png
When the Chargers organization announced the move to Los Angeles Thursday, they changed their logo on social media.
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<![CDATA[Cubs to Visit White House Before Obama Leaves Office]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:13:50 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-621152150.png
The move is slightly unusual. The reigning World Series champions normally make the traditional White House visit during the following MLB season.

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