<![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-usTue, 22 Aug 2017 09:56:27 -0700Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:56:27 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[The Choice]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:03:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/08-09-2017-roggin-the-choice.jpg
Do you know sports? Do you want to be on tv? Fred Roggin has an open seat at the Going Roggin desk and it’s waiting just for you. If you know LA sports, have opinions that need to be heard and can argue with the...

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<![CDATA[Grandyslam Leads Dodgers Over Pirates in Extras]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:32:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/204*120/Granderson+grand+slam+.png
Curtis Granderson, hit a grand slam in the seventh inning, and Yasiel Puig hit a go-ahead home run in the top of the 12th, as the Los Angeles came back to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-5, in extra innings...

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<![CDATA[Plan Aims to Help Dodgers Neighbors Dodge Traffic]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:04:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/Dodgers+Postseason+Ticket+Prices.png
Residents living around Dodger Stadium may soon be getting some relief from the traffic jams caused on game day.

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<![CDATA[Baseball Teams Schedule Games to Coincide With Solar Eclipse]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:55:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/minorleaguebase.jpg
Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities are heading to ballparks to watch the solar eclipse as teams look to cash in with game-day viewing parties.Minor league teams from Oregon to South Carolina...

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<![CDATA[NBA: Lakers Under Investigation For Tampering]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:08:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Magic-Johnson-Lakers-tampering-investigation.jpg
At the request of the Indiana Pacers, the NBA is investigating Earvin "Magic" Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering

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<![CDATA["I'm Excited to See McGregor Get in Some Dirty Hits"]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:09:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GOING_ROGGIN_MAYWEATHER_MCGREGOR_1200x675_1028723267868.jpg
What should we expect from Saturday's Mayweather-McGregor fight? Kevin Figgers and Shannon Farren think Floyd will dance around, Conor will take some shots and it might even go the distance.]]>
<![CDATA[The Vault: Long Beach Little League]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:01:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/VAULT_LONG_BEACH_LITTLE_LEAGUE_1200x675_1028724291564.jpg
It's that time of year again, the Little League World Series! We're going back 25 years to the time Long Beach Little League won their first of back-to-back championships. There's a couple familiar faces in this...]]>
<![CDATA[America Still in Turmoil a Year After Kaepernick's Protest]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:31:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kaepernickfeuerherd.jpg
What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future of a football player who refused to stand for the national anthem and now faces what his fans...

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<![CDATA[Goff Outplays Carr, Rams Top Raiders 24-21]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 01:18:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Rams-vs-LA-Raiders-8-19-17.jpg
Jared Goff outplayed Derek Carr in Oakland as the LA Rams won 24-21 and debuted newly acquired receiver Sammy Watkins, while the Oakland Raiders debuted Marshawn Lynch.

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<![CDATA[Granderson Scores as Dodgers Shutout Tigers ]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:29:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/225*120/Granderson+scores+in+Dodgers+Debut.png
The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Detroit Tigers, 3-0, for their sixth win in a row.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Acquire Curtis Granderson From Mets ]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 06:11:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/191*120/Granderson+traded+to+Dodgers.png
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Friday that they have acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson from the New York Mets in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Defeat Tigers Behind 12 Hits ]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:57:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/Forsythe+and+CT3+Tigers.png
Los Angeles scored eight runs on 12 hits, none of which was a home run, as the Dodgers defeated the Detroit Tigers, 8-5, for their fifth consecutive win on Friday night at Comerica Park.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Set Postseason Ticket Prices]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:04:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/Dodgers+Postseason+Ticket+Prices.png
The Los Angeles Dodgers revealed ticket prices for the MLB playoffs including the NLDS, NLCS, and World Series in a letter to season ticket holders this week.

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<![CDATA[Cardinals, St. Louis Group in Spat Over 'Rally Cat' Custody]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:52:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP_17222136197280.jpg
A custody battle is brewing in St. Louis over the now-famous cat that darted across the field during a Cardinals game against Kansas City. The feral feline who interrupted the Aug.

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<![CDATA[Oakland Raiders' Sean Smith Charged With Assault: DA]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:35:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sean-smith-us.jpg
Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith has been charged with assault, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday.Smith allegedly beat his sister's boyfriend in Old Town Pasadena...

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<![CDATA[Olympians Share Their Most Embarrassing School Memories]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 05:23:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DIT+EMBARRASSING+SCHOOL+THUMB2.jpg
From bad school pictures to awkward first day wardrobes, Team USA members can now look back on some of their most embarrassing school moments and laugh.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Photographer Hit in Groin After Ceremonial 1st Pitch]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:06:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-520535618.jpg
The ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park missed its target Wednesday night and gave a nearby photographer something to remember.Red Sox fan Jordan Leandre’s pitch went off course and struck photographer Tony...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Stun White Sox With Wild Horse Walk-Off]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:51:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/Puig+Walk-Off+.png
Yasiel Puig capped off the latest Los Angeles comeback with a two-run, walk-off double in the bottom of the ninth, and the Dodgers stunned the Chicago White Sox, 5-4, on Yu Darvish's Dodger Stadium debut...

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<![CDATA[Anaheim to Play Host to Gymnastics Championships]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:24:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Anaheim_to_Play_Host_to_Gymnastics_Championships.jpg
Anaheim will be the home of the 2017 P&G National Gymnastics Championships, and the best of the best are competing for to prove they're No. 1. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Record 37th Comeback Victory]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:27:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/Alex+Wood+against+White+Sox+.png
Alex Wood started the game with a mistake, but his teammates had his back as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied with five runs in the bottom of the eighth to beat the Chicago White Sox, 6-1, on Tuesday night...

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<![CDATA[Women's Tackle Football Team Wants NFL to Notice Them]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:19:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/170815-carson-bobcats.JPG
While the Rams and Chargers fight for LA, there's another professional team trying to find their own way: the Carson Bobcats.

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<![CDATA[5 Drugs Found in Tiger Woods' System After Fla. Arrest]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:14:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Tiger_Woods_to_Enter_DUI_Offender_Program.jpg
Golf legend Tiger Woods had five different drugs in his system — including painkillers, a sleeping aid and the active ingredient in marijuana — during his Memorial Day arrest on suspicion of drunken driving near...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Offer Free Tattoos for Die-Hard Fans]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:32:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chargers-free-tattoo.jpg
Dedicated Chargers fans were in for a treat Tuesday as the team provided die-hard fanatics free tattoos.

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<![CDATA[Lakers 2017-18 Schedule Released]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:20:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LA-Lakers-2017-18-schedule-NBA.jpg
On Monday, the NBA released the 2017-18 LA Lakers schedule, which begins with the Lakers hosting the Clippers on Oct. 19, 2017

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<![CDATA[Rivers To Gates: LA Chargers Begin New Era]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 21:37:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LA-Chargers-Philip-Rivers-Aug-13-17.jpg
The LA Chargers played their first game at the Stubhub Center in Carson, as LA's newest team opened its 2017 NFL preseason on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Turner's Homers Seal Series Against San Diego]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 17:07:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/177*120/GettyImages-831137266.jpg
Justin Turner hit a pair of homers as the Los Angeles Dodgers took the rubber match of their three-game series with the San Diego Padres, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Chargers to Make StubHub Center Debut]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 13:34:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LA-Chargers-Logo.jpg
The Los Angeles Chargers are advising fans to arrive by 3:30 p.m. Sunday when the team plays at StubHub Center for the first time.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Injury Updates: Hatcher Back, Kershaw Close]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 13:32:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/Chris+Hatcher+Returns+.png
Los Angeles Dodgers injury updates from the week of August 7-13. Injury updates include, Chris Hatcher, Clayton Kershaw, Adrian Gonzalez and Andre Ethier.

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<![CDATA[Offseason Move: Chris Paul Says Bye to LA With Sale of Home]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 10:51:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-chris-paul-woodland-hills-tn.jpg
Former Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul is wasting no time packing up his things and moving to Texas.

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<![CDATA[Seager's Clutch Hit Leads L.A. Over San Diego]]> Sat, 12 Aug 2017 23:13:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/Seager+Helps+Steal+Victory+From+Dodgers+Over+San+Diego.png
Corey Seager knocked in the go-ahead run with a three-run single in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers stole a win from the San Diego Padres, 6-3, on Saturday night at Chavez Ravine.

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<![CDATA[Rams Open Preseason With Win Over Cowboys]]> Sat, 12 Aug 2017 21:11:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Jared-Goff-LA-Rams-vs-Cowboys.jpg
The Los Angeles Rams opened their 2017 NFL preseason against the Dallas Cowboys with a 13-10 win at the LA Memorial Coliseum on a warm Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Centenarian: 'I'd Love to Meet Tom Brady' for 106th Birthday]]> Sat, 12 Aug 2017 00:56:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Elinor+Downs.JPG
A soon-to-be-106-year-old Boston woman has made a homemade video with one special birthday wish -- a visit from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady."As a surprise for my birthday, I'd love to meet Tom Brady...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Fall Short in Late Inning Loss to San Diego]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:07:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/Dodgers+Fall+Short+Against+San+Diego.png
Manuel Margot hit two homers and Jose Pirela hit one, as the San Diego Padres came from behind to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-3, on Friday night at Dodger Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Loria to Sell Marlins to Jeter's Group for $1.2B: Report]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 20:25:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-683312888.jpg
Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has reportedly agreed to sell the team to a group that includes Derek Jeter

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<![CDATA[Lakers Reveal 2017-18 Jerseys]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:56:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-2017-18-jerseys.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers both revealed their new jerseys for the 2017-18 season

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<![CDATA[What's Next for Ezekiel Elliott?]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:17:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-11+at+11.51.29+AM.png
Pat Doney discusses running back Ezekiel Elliott's next moves after the NFL suspended the Cowboys star for six games.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Suspends Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott 6 Games]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:57:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_EZEKIEL_ELLIOTT_SUSPENDED_081117_1-150247039131700001.jpg
The NFL has announced that Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will be suspended six games for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Elliott led the NFL in rushing yards in 2016,...]]>
<![CDATA[Will the Dodgers Break the MLB Record For Wins?]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 19:00:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/193*120/Dodgers+MLB+Record+for+Wins+in+a+Season.png
The 2017 Los Angeles Dodgers are currently in the midst of a historical season, but can they break the all-time MLB record for wins? Here's what the oddsmakers say.

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<![CDATA[When Yu Hot, Yu Hot, Darvish Wins Again for Dodgers]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 04:55:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/Yu+Darvish+Ks+10+in+second+start+.png
Yu Darvish struck out ten batters for the second straight start in a Dodger uniform and Los Angeles took the three-game series from Arizona Diamondbacks, 8-6, in a potential preview of the NLDS on Thursday night...

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