Stable Notes: Charlie's Moment Ready For Real Quiet
Written by Steve Schuelein 06 November 2008
Trainer and co-owner Walther Solis, who scored his biggest victory here with Time to Get Even in the 2007 Lazaro S. Barrera Stakes, thinks it's time for another stakes victory with Charlie's ... read more >>
Can Jones/Calzaghe Sell?
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 06 November 2008
Can Jones / Calzaghe Sell?At the gritty age of 43 Bernard Hopkins proved that he still has it. Now, long time nemesis Roy Jones Jr. is hoping to recapture the magic that once hailed him as one of the ... read more >>
Prep Football Top 10 (11-6-08 Edition)
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 November 2008
Two more weeks 'til the playoffs and the contenders are starting to take shape. On to the rankings leading into Week 9 1. Long Beach Poly (8-0): Compton might be the last remaining challenge ... read more >>
Dorsey Player Fine After Neck Injury
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 November 2008
Senior Malcolm Chapman 'up and walking' after leaving the field in an ambulance  Dorsey senior tight end Malcolm Chapman is doing fine after suffering what appeared to be a serious ... read more >>
Crenshaw Shuts Out Dorsey
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 31 October 2008
The 34-0 victory is largest since 1999 The energy was electric on both sides at the annual Crenshaw-Dorsey game but all it took was the opening kickoff to permanently send it over to the Crenshaw ... read more >>
Lakers Exercise Fourth Year Contract Option On Jordan Farmar
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 October 2008
EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have exercised a fourth year contract option for the 2009-10 season on Jordan Farmar, it was announced today.  In accordance with the league's collective ... read more >>
Stable Notes
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 October 2008
The $750,000 CashCall Futurity and the 18th Turf Festival highlight the $4.5-million stakes calendar at Hollywood Park's 40-day Autumn Meet, which opens Wednesday, Oct. 29. The CashCall Futurity, ... read more >>
Paul 'The Punisher' Williams
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 30 October 2008
This week the boxing calendar is flush with a bevy of bouts from Vivian Harris 10 round affair in Lyndhurst, New Jersey, to Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Pay Per View in Las Vegas, and in our backyard ... read more >>
Sentinel Prep Top 10
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 October 2008
Week 7 shook up the polls so here's where the rankings stand heading into Week 8. 1. Long Beach Poly (7-0): 76 consecutive league wins and counting. And it gets no better for opponents because ... read more >>
OUCH! It’s the Gauchos munching on City competition
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 October 2008
After Week 7, we saw further proof the race to the City title is going to be wide open. And by that I mean Narbonne stretched their lead a bit wider in this horse race. With their 27-24 triple overtime ... read more >>
Week 7 Roundup
Written by Evan Barnes 25 October 2008
    Narbonne outlasts San Pedro in 3OT Thriller For 47 minutes, San Pedro had Narbonne’s number. The Pirates were leading 6-0 and had the Gauchos on the ropes, threatening to score an upset. One ... read more >>
Armed Beyond the Blues
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 October 2008
Despite Game 4 blunder, Wade is still valuable relief The promise of World Series glory for the Dodgers has likely faded into another October nightmare after Games 4 and 5 of the NLCS this week. You can ... read more >>
Former Dorsey standout Chris Mims dead at 38
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 15 October 2008
Former National Football League defensive end Chris Mims, who played at Dorsey High School and Los Angeles Southwest Junior College, was found dead today in his Los Angeles apartment. He was 38 years ... read more >>
Elgin Baylor is Out
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 10 October 2008
  Long time Clippers General Manager Elgin Baylor is out, and Head Coach Mike Dunleavy is the new GM. It appears that Baylor retired, but this does not seem to be a happy retirement for ... read more >>
Blueprint in Black
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 09 October 2008
SOUL POWER: Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins, second from left, and first baseman Ryan Howard, second from right, may have won the last two NL MVP awards, but (from left to right), Matt Kemp, James Loney ... read more >>
Mavericks' Howard apologizes for flag remarks
Written by Associated Press 02 October 2008
DALLAS (AP) -- Dallas Mavericks forward Josh Howard took a first step toward repairing his damaged reputation Monday, saying he was sorry for disrespecting the national anthem. "I'd like ... read more >>
Black and Beautiful!
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 01 October 2008
Angel City Classic draws more than 52,000 If you could describe what the Angel City Classic is, you couldn’t just say that last Saturday was a game between Morehouse College and Prairie ... read more >>
Compton edges Dominguez
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 25 September 2008
22 years. That's how long it had been since Compton had defeated Dominguez before last week's 12-8 victory. The Tarbabe players may not have been around that long ago, but they celebrated ... read more >>
Sentinel Prep Football Top 10
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 25 September 2008
1. Long Beach Poly (2-0) - No shocker here, they destroyed Newport Harbor 26-2 and are ready for a rematch with Carson tomorrow.2. Loyola (2-1) - Nearly pulled off the state's biggest upset ... read more >>
Mayorga Boasts He'll Send Mosley Into Retirement
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 25 September 2008
Since his two electrifying upsets of former welterweight champion Vernon Forrest, Nicaraguan born Ricardo Mayorga has not shied away from saying what he feels about his opponents regardless of whether ... read more >>
Sugar Shane to Face Insane Mayorga
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 19 September 2008
Saturday Sept. 27 at Home Depot Center in Carson For the past 29 years of his life, “Sugar” Shane Mosley has only known one thing, and therefore it is not a least bit surprising that when ... read more >>
Bryant to forego surgery on pinkie
Written by Associated Press 11 September 2008
(AP) Kobe Bryant will not have surgery on his right pinkie because recovery would take too long. Bryant has played with damaged ligaments in the finger since February, but said Tuesday that he won’t ... read more >>
Upshaw’s Legacy Chronicled
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 28 August 2008
The NFL lost one of their legends last week when Gene Upshaw unexpectedly passed away from pancreatic cancer. Upshaw’s legacy will be remembered as a Hall of Fame player, and as a man who fought ... read more >>
Jones Splashes into History
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 14 August 2008
While most chose to focus on the historic goal of Michael Phelps trying to win eight gold medals, history was already made in the 4 x 100m freestyle relay as his teammate Cullen Jones became the second ... read more >>
KEEP THE FAITH: Getting Their Guards Up
Written by Jim Hill 07 August 2008
Tired of getting whacked around in the Wild Wild West, the Clippers did what any good prizefighter would do and that is they have since put their dukes up. Declare this team, which lost Elton Brand ... read more >>