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Sparks Out of the Playoffs
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Intern 24 September 2013
The Sparks came up short against the Mercury Monday in game 3 of their best-of-three first-round series. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  It was a single point that kept Candace Parker and the Los Angeles ... read more >>
FORMER CRENSHAW COACH MAJOR DENNIS DIES
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 24 September 2013
Major Dennis, the colorful and highly successful coach who was also the baseball coach at Crenshaw High for 22 years until his retirement after the 2009 season, died on Saturday in Artesia after a heart ... read more >>
African-American College Football Players Earn Top Honors for Community Service
Written by Black PR Wire Newsroom 19 September 2013
Many student athletes who excel on the field also score points in their personal lives by successfully balancing athletics, schoolwork and giving back to their communities. The American Football Coaches ... read more >>
Local Fitness Professional Helps Give More Healthy Meaning to Hanging Out at the Mall
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 September 2013
Fighting to be fit: Located in the heart of the Crenshaw District, kickboxing classes taught by Mark K. Smiley at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. The wellness program has inspired a growing movement ... read more >>
New Laker Nick Young
Written by Fred Hawthorne, Sentinel Contributing Writer 19 September 2013
Making His Presence Felt New Laker acquisition Nick Young decided to spend the recent 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. speech March on Washington by giving back to the community. Young ... read more >>
NCAA Won't Budge On Paying College Athletes
Written by Associated Press 19 September 2013
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The structure of the NCAA could look very different by this time next year as members try to resolve the growing disparity between big-money schools and smaller institutions. What ... read more >>
Prep Football Round Up
Written by Jevone F. Moore, Sentinel Contributing Writer 19 September 2013
Free ball: Windward's No. 34 Austin Webster defends a pass against L.A. Jordan's Vincent McGruder (28) while Bulldogs Jordan Hicks (3) looks on. Jordan has lost two in a row and will play at Hawkins ... read more >>
Opening Up Her World
Written by Associated Press 12 September 2013
      After 17 Major Titles Serena Williams wants more Serena Williams won her first major title at the 1999 U.S. Open, when she was just 17. She won her 17th at the same site, at age 31. Given ... read more >>
“THE ONE”:CANELO ALVAREZ (42-0-1)
Written by Kenneth Miller Sports Editor 12 September 2013
History, ‘Money’ and WEIGHT is on the Line When Floyd ‘Money” Mayweather (44-0) climbs into the ring against redhead Mexican star Canelo Alvarez (42-0-1) on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in ... read more >>
Dennis Rodman plans N. Korea return
Written by Associated Press 11 September 2013
  GOING BACK: Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman speaks to the media during a news conference in New York, Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. Rodman is going back to North Korea, and he says he will bring ... read more >>
Inglewood Cashes Blank Check vs Washington Prep
Written by Jevone F. Moore Contributing Writer 11 September 2013
The Inglewood Sentinels grounded Washington Prep Generals spread offense, 26-0, September 6 at Washington Prep in a meeting for the first time in 10 years. Both teams revealed new head coaches in their ... read more >>
Raiders to start Black QB
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 06 September 2013
Terrelle Pryor Terrelle Pryor will be the Raiders starting quarterback in Oakland's regular season opener against the Colts. Raiders coach Dennis Allen informed Pryor of the decision on September 2. The ... read more >>
NBA Star LeBron James Joins Forces with Starz
Written by Associated Press 06 September 2013
After LeBron James won his second NBA championship this year, he talked about the improbability of his journey - ascending to world fame despite growing up with challenge after challenge in the inner ... read more >>
University Gets New Basketball Coach in Former Student
Written by Staff and Wire Report 06 September 2013
Cunningham, pictured in 2006, returns to Rice to work with former coach Greg Williams A former Rice University women’s basketball guard returned to her alma mater this year to serve as a video coordinator ... read more >>
No Concern for Canelo as ‘Money Talks’
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Sentinel Sports Editor 05 September 2013
Earning his money: Floyd 'Money' Mayweather during his final tune up at Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas. Mayweather will take on undefeated young redhead Mexican star Canelo Alvarez at the MGM ... read more >>
NFL to pay $765M to settle concussion lawsuits
Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE 29 August 2013
In this Oct. 7, 2007 file photo, New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau runs with the ball after an interception during New England's 34-17 win over the Cleveland Browns in a football game at Gillette ... read more >>
The Man Who Owns ‘The Dream’ Basketball consultant George Raveling was an obscure security guard when he secured the original ‘Dream Speech’ 50 years ago
Written by KENNETH MILLER SPORTS EDITOR 29 August 2013
George Raveling was then a 26-year old assistant basketball coach at Villanova in Philadelphia when he was recruited to become a security guard during the inaugural March on Washington keynoted by the ... read more >>
PREP FOOTBALL: Keeping It Cavalier
Written by KENNETH MILLER Sports Editor 22 August 2013
Jalen Greene, quarterback John Houston, linebacker Highly Touted Serra Stars Put Team FIRST Serra High School of Gardena started the decade in 2000 by winning just two football games, but has since ... read more >>
Dodgers rally to beat Mets 5-4 for 8th win in row
Written by BETH HARRIS, Associated Press 15 August 2013
  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Down late in the game, the Los Angeles Dodgers were just setting the stage for more timely hitting and another scintillating comeback. Consecutive doubles by Yasiel Puig and ... read more >>
Donovan McNabb Retires as an Eagle
Written by sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 15 August 2013
Donovan McNabb made it official this week, retiring as a Philadelphia Eagle during a press conference at the NovaCare Complex in South Philadelphia. Jeffery Lurie, Eagles chairman and CEO, made the ... read more >>
Obama Honors Negro League Players at White House
Written by Perry Green
 Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 15 August 2013
President Barack Obama hosted a special meeting with former Negro League players and representatives at the White House on Aug. 5 to honor their contributions to the nation’s history, civil rights, ... read more >>
Decking Out Nevada Hall Holmes, King, Tyson, Leonard and ‘Money
Written by Kenneth Miller Sports Editor 15 August 2013
The long wait is over for the state of Nevada officially welcomed its first boxing hall of fame class at the inaugural Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame (NVBHOF) Saturday August 2 at the Monte ... read more >>
Lil Cas Takes ‘The Money Gang’ Out of Drew League Title Bank He pours in 45 points to eliminate the top seed
Written by Fred Hawthorne Sentinel Contributing Writer 15 August 2013
We are just a few weeks removed from the George Zimmerman trial in which the race divide widened with his “Not Guilty” verdict. However, in the heart of  Watts there is an oasis commissioned ... read more >>
VIDEO: Drew League Playoffs: Cheaters2 v Money Gang
Written by Kenneth Fred, generalinfo@lasentinel.net 13 August 2013
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Six Blacks Included in HOF Class
Written by KENNETH MILLER SPORTS EDITOR 08 August 2013
Six African American new legends were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 in New Orleans, La. The group, which included Los Angeles native Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Curley ... read more >>

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