<![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 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:07:25 -0700 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:07:25 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Video: Dodgers' Kershaw Throws Baseballs at Jimmy Kimmel’s Head]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:27:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/dodgers2014-30.jpg
Clayton Kershaw's attempt to knock an apple off Jimmy Kimmel's head during his appearance on Kimmel's show is both horrible and great at the same time.

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<![CDATA[Magic: Scott Hiring Marks "Great Day" for Lakers Fans]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:47:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Hire-Byron-Scott.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers introduce former player Byron Scott Tuesday as the team's new head coach.

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<![CDATA[Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield Together Again]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:42:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_Rapid_Fire_07272014_1200x675_313091139765.jpg
Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield reunited, does it feels so good? Plus, will Johnny Manziel be more like Tim Tebow or Andrew Luck? And is a NBA mid-season tournament, a good idea? Mark Willard from 710...]]>
<![CDATA[Billy Cub… You’re better than that]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:36:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_Cubsmascot_07272014_1200x675_313089603744.jpg
A group of fans decided to make a new mascot for the Chicago Cubs, Billy Cub. But why would you pick the Cubs out of all teams? Fred Roggin explains the situation and why these fans should be better than]]>
<![CDATA[The Kerri Cannon]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:18:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_InsideStory_0727_1200x675_313085507715.jpg
The Kerri Cannon is a new machine that Asics has created to simulate the power of beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh-Jennings. Mario Solis has the inside story on the surprisingly intimidating device.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Bringing 2 Teams to LA?]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:18:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_NFLINLA_0727_1200x675_313080899779.jpg
The NFL is thinking about building a stadium in LA and bringing in two teams. Which two would you want? Fred Roggin sits down with Jeff G from Power 106 and Mark Willard from 710 ESPN Radio who believes,...]]>
<![CDATA[Rafael Garcia: What’s in my Locker?]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:08:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GR_mylocker_0727_1200x675_313071171984.jpg
LA Galaxy midfielder Rafael Garcia gives you an inside look at his locker. Garcia went to Canoga Park High School and also played soccer at Cal State Northridge. Originally aired on Going Roggin July 27, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Make Statement in Sweep of Giants ]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:08:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/178*120/sf+sweep.jpg
The Dodgers rebounded in round two of this year's bout with their rivals the San Francisco Giants.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Triple-A Prospect Ignites Brawl ]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:53:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/aebb.jpg
The Dodgers and Rockies Triple-A affiliates tangled in one of the worst on-field brawls yo'll ever see.

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<![CDATA[Over 25,000 Compete in SF Marathon]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:05:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/marathon_preps_sf2.jpg
Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early Sunday to compete in the city's annual marathon. A Berkeley woman won the San...]]>
<![CDATA[Byron Scott Coaching Lakers]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:36:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Hire-Byron-Scott.jpg
After Mike D'Antoni and the LA Lakers parted ways, Byron Scott emerged as the leading candidate to fill the vacant position at head coach. On Friday, Scott was offered the position.

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<![CDATA[Lakers Hire Byron Scott as Head Coach: Report]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:52:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/byronscott.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly hired Byron Scott as the team's new head coach.

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<![CDATA[Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:49:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Reinsdorf+Smart.jpg
Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode of light-headedness," the Chicago White Sox said in a statement. Reinsdorf's "episode" required...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Show They're a Triple Threat in Win Over Giants ]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 03:47:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/178*120/hanpg+copy.jpg
Yasiel Puig put on a rare offensive performance Friday night against the Giants.

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<![CDATA[Garcetti Meets With U.S. Olympics Committee]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:32:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/0613-olympics.jpg
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Thursday traveled to Colorado Springs for a U.S. Olympics Committee briefing about the United States bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.

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<![CDATA[Lakers Offer Coaching Job to Byron Scott: Report]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:14:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/byronscott.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers appear close to hiring a new head coach Friday, with reports that the team has offered the position to former Laker Byron Scott.

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<![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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