<![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 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:29:26 -0700 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:29:26 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Game 3: Clippers Again Look To Blake Griffin]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:09:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/486008581.jpg
The Clippers need Blake Griffin to stay on the court if they want any chance of winning Game 3 against the Warriors.

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<![CDATA[Los Angeles Clippers in the 2014 NBA Playoffs]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:46:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/164*120/clipsplayoffs-9.jpg
The Clippers start their quest for an NBA title as the third seed in the ultra-competitive Western Conference.

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<![CDATA[Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:39:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/edt-AP639473485249.jpg
Veteran announcer Larry Collmus has called the Kentucky Derby for NBC Sports for the past three years, but this year will be the first time that his voice will heard by the thousands at the track.

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<![CDATA[Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:16:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/golden+oldies1.jpg
The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking as they are about their playoff basketball. The senior citizen dance group has been performing...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Pound Out 11 Hits in Win]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:29:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/butera.jpg
The Dodgers avoid a sweep, beating the Phillies with an offensive explosion.

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<![CDATA[He Volleys and He Knows It]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:43:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Redfoo.jpg
He got flair, big hair and a serve that'll make you stare. LMFAO's Redfoo is known for his dance inducing music, turns out he's got some moves on the tennis court too.]]>
<![CDATA[He Volleys and He Knows It]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:26:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/WEBRedfooTennis_1200x675_235485251806.jpg
Redfoo of LMFAO fame has taken up a new game: tennis. Tuesday he took the court at the Ojai Tournament and you might be surprised at the result.]]>
<![CDATA[Defense Fails Dodgers In Loss]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:05:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/173*120/dodgers-error-1.jpg
Dodgers can't overcome costly error in extra innings and lose their second straight to the Phillies

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<![CDATA[Quick, Kings Can't Overcome Third-Period Barrage in Loss ]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:52:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/486185803.jpg
The Los Angeles Kings had two different leads on Tuesday against the San Jose Sharks, and despite Jonathan Quick making 22 third period saves, they still weren't able to hold on in a Game 3 loss.

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<![CDATA[Marathon Winner's Family Celebrates]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:52:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/marathon+winner+204.JPG
Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista home. They watched Meb take a big lead in one of the world’s premiere running events, the Boston...

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<![CDATA[Undisciplined Play Dooms Ducks in Dallas]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:21:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485991071.jpg
Despite racking up 37 shots, the Anaheim Ducks dropped a tough 3-0 decision to the Dallas Stars on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Griffin Scores 35, Clippers Level Series]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:53:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485986997.jpg
Blake Griffin scored 35 points and led the Clippers to a blowout victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of their first-round playoffs series.

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<![CDATA[Kershaw Progresses in Rehab]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:04:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/171*120/kershaw1.jpg
Clayton Kershaw let loose on the mound for the first time since injuring himself in March

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<![CDATA[Discipline, Defense Key for Ducks Heading Into Game 3]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:56:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ducks3.jpg
The Anaheim Ducks are looking to try to grab a 3-0 series lead on Monday night against Dallas, but they must show more discipline and defensive skill to do it.

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<![CDATA[Down 1-0, Clippers Look To Game 2]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:56:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485666679.jpg
The NBA admitted Chris Paul was fouled on a crucial play late in Game 1, but both the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers must look to Game 2 on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Meb Keflezighi Wins Boston Marathon]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:56:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP326019165125.jpg
Meb Keflezighi, an Olympic marathon runner known to many San Diegans, won the Boston Marathon Monday with the second fastest time for an American man in the history of the event.

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<![CDATA[90 mph Fastball Hits Player in Face]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:27:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/041914+DeShields+Twitter.jpg
A player for the Corpus Christi Hooks, a minor league baseball team in Texas, was hit by a fastball traveling at 90 miles per hour. DeLino DeShields, Jr. said he didn't feel any pain when the ball slammed...

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<![CDATA[Late Penalty Kills Carry Ducks to Victory in Game 2]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:25:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485552733.jpg
The Dallas Stars got two third period power plays to try to tie things up against the Anaheim Ducks Friday, but Anaheim's perfect execution helped the team to win their second game in a row.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Edge Clippers in Nail Biter]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:17:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485660627.jpg
The Clippers and Warriors played an exciting Game 1 at Staples Center, but the Warriors edged the Clippers in a close game on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Lose in Extra Innings]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:20:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dodgers+player+web+ready.gif
The Dodgers lack of clutch hits in the late innings ultimately does the team in during Friday night's loss to the Diamondbacks]]>
<![CDATA[Between Baby and Injury, Getzlaf Has Plenty on His Plate]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:06:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485382993.jpg
Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf and his wife welcomed a baby girl into the world Friday morning, adding one more layer of intrigue to what has been a crazy few days.

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<![CDATA[Third Period Rally Gives Kings Blueprint to Beat Sharks]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:24:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485420879.jpg
The Los Angeles Kings started slowly on Thursday, but could their late surge vs. the Sharks provide the key to a successful series?

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:35:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Larrazabal.jpg
A Spanish golfer jumped into a nearby lake to escape a swarm of hornets then continued on despite his stinging injuries.

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<![CDATA[Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:11:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mr-met-cohen.jpg
A secret service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game at Shea Stadium, according to the man who once portrayed the baseball-headed mascot. AJ Mass, who...

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<![CDATA[McNabb Spends Day in AZ Jail ]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:12:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mcnabb+arrested+mugshot+background.jpg
Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year. Records released by Maricopa County Justice...

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<![CDATA[Ducks Shoot Down Stars in Game 1]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:14:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/485174327.jpg
Ducks' fast start is enough to down the Stars in Game 1 of their 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs series.

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<![CDATA[Former Chargers Linebacker Sues Nike]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:52:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/176605738.jpg
Former San Diego Chargers player Shawne Merriman has filed a multi-million lawsuit against Nike for using his signature nickname.

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<![CDATA[49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:59:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-9-2013-aldon-smith.jpg
49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody by police at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after making a bomb threat. According to the police statement, Smith was randomly selected for a...

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<![CDATA[Lakers Say Goodbye to Staples For Summer]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:57:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/470565333.jpg
Sunday night may be the final time Pau Gasol appears at Staples Center as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.

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<![CDATA[49ers' Smith Out on Bail After Alleged Bomb Threat at LAX]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:51:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-9-2013-aldon-smith.jpg
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after allegedly making a bomb threat during a security screening, police said.

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<![CDATA[Keane Carries Galaxy Past Whitecaps]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:16:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/AP717402478479+%281%29.jpg
Saturday night at the Stub Hub Center, the Vancouver Whitecaps found out just how good Robbie Keane is firsthand, as the Irishman’s goal in the 47th minute lifted the LA Galaxy over the visitors 1 - 0.

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<![CDATA[Images: 2014 Long Beach Grand Prix]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:00:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/corvette-Long-Beach-prix-20141.jpg
Images from the 2014 Grand Prix of Long Beach.

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<![CDATA[2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:08:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/hernandezq.jpg
Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges, in connection with his alleged fatal shooting of a semi-professional football player last]]>
<![CDATA[Kaepernick Rips Report]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:11:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/461570031.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick slammed media reports that he is being investigated by Miami police for sexual assault. In a series of three tweets first sent at 7:30

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<![CDATA[Kaepernick Probed in Hotel Incident]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 03:57:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP8942224809.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated by police in Miami in connection to an incident that allegedly involves a woman who passed out inside a luxury hotel

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<![CDATA[Franchitti to Join Long Beach Walk of Fame]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:49:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/145977223.jpg
Four-time IndyCar Series champ Dario Franchitti and two team owners will be inducted into the Long Beach Motorsports Walk of Fame.

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<![CDATA[Ducks Capture Pacific Division; Kings Get the Sharks]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:12:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/hockey2+copy.jpg
The Anaheim Ducks clinched their third Pacific Division title in team history Wednesday night by beating the San Jose Sharks 5 - 2 at Honda Center. Anaheim will face one of the two Western Conference wild...

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