Championship Bliss!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 18 June 2009
THAT’S NUMBER FOUR!: Derek Fisher, left and Kobe Bryant share a laugh as they ended this season with their fourth NBA championship since entering the league as rookies in 1996. Photo by Jeff Lewis ... read more >>
Verbum Dei’s Foster completes remarkable turnaround
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 18 June 2009
RISING HIGH: Aristacus Foster underwent a 12-month crash course of summer and night classes in a addition to his senior year class load to graduate high school on time.  He’ll head to Jackson ... read more >>
JOSHUA CLOTTEY: Is he more than an opponent?
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 11 June 2009
An intriguing title fight will unfold at Madison Square Garden on HBO Championship Boxing on Saturday June 13 when WBO welterweight champ Miguel Cotto defends his crown against Bronx Bomber Joshua Clottey.For ... read more >>
Gridiron All-Star game
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
The Gridiron Football Academy is proud to present the Gridiron Football Camp, Saturday, June 13, 2009 from 9:00am to 2:00pm. The camp is open to children ages six -13 and will feature NFL players Lendale ... read more >>
When is the parade?
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 11 June 2009
OVER AND OUT: No matter what happens in Game 4 or potentially Sunday for Game 5, some feel that the Lakers can start making parade plans after this weekend.  No matters what happens in Orlando this ... read more >>
Don't Panic! Dodgers' Bases Are Still Safe
Written by Tamara Latta (Sentinel Sports Writer) 11 June 2009
Tuning into the Dodger games lately, it's noticeable that the scoring has decreased dramatically. They've only scored two or fewer runs in six of their last nine games.But if your getting worried, just ... read more >>
Leslie begins final march to WNBA crown
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
                                             ONE MORE SHOT: Sparks center ...
A final send-off (and look ahead) to another HS year
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 11 June 2009
PRESENT AND FUTURE: Cathedral senior Randall Carroll, center, repeated as state champion in the 100 and 200 meters and helped the Phantoms tie for the boys state title.  But the 200 race next year ... read more >>
Sparks Coast to Easy Victory over Shock
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 June 2009
Thompson (18 pts), Lennox (17 pts) led charge over defending WNBA champs It was almost a perfect start for the Los Angeles Sparks in their season opener Saturday.A 22-point halftime lead in front of ... read more >>
No Conspiracy Theory Here
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 05 June 2009
The NBA has been faaaannntastic this playoff season, but many NBA fans have been a little innnsssane.  It would not be farfetched to believe that some of them would think that aliens live among us, ... read more >>
Kobe Shows That Magic Touch
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 05 June 2009
Orlando disappears in game one STAPLES CENTER — So much for the Orlando Magic posing as a serious threat to the Lakers in their quest for their first NBA title since trading away Shaquille O’Neal ... read more >>
NBA Shows No Respect for Black Press
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 05 June 2009
African American media outlets assigned nosebleed seating If you’re are reading this and sitting in the comfort of your home and watch the Lakers /Magic NBA Finals game on ABC, then you had a ... read more >>
Is Berto A Bust?
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 04 June 2009
WBC Welterweight champion Andre Betro improved his record to 25-0 and retained his title with a one-sided decision over Juan Urango in Florida last week. That's the good news for Berto and boxing senator ... read more >>
NBA Issues Warning To Lakers Fans
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
NBA Issues Warning To Lakers Fans: Beware Of Counterfeit Merchandise Team's success and popularity surrounding NBA Finals has league and law enforcement officials on the lookout for counterfeiters As the ... read more >>
Battle Lines Drawn for L.A.
Written by Jim Hill 04 June 2009
The Lakers return trip to the NBA Finals as brought about some rather interesting developments among Los Angeles sports teams with the Dodgers continuing to hold onto the best record in Major League Baseball.In ... read more >>
Lakers Star to Host Inaugural Celebrity Golf Classic and Gala
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
                                                                                    Jordan ...
Dodgers Return Home To Face World Series Champion Phillies
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
LOS ANGELES - The Dodgers will take on 2008 World Series Champion Philadelphia Phillies (June 4-7) in a rematch of last year's National League Championship Series. Special guests throughout the week will ... read more >>
Final "State"- ments
Written by Evan Barnes 04 June 2009
SPEED RACERS: City Section 100 Meters champion DeAnthony Thomas (Crenshaw), left, and 200 meters champion Tevin Carter (Santee) will attempt to catch defending state champion Randall Caroll during the ... read more >>
Belmont Day at Hollywood Park
Written by Super User 04 June 2009
INGLEWOOD- First post time at Hollywood Park will be moved ahead one hour to 12 noon on Saturday as the Belmont Stakes and the entire card from Belmont Park will be imported. Track gates will open at ... read more >>
Grambling establishes Sports HOF
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
1st class includes Willis Reed, Tank Younger and HOF coach Eddie RobinsonGrambling/Monroe, Louisiana -.Grambling University has spawned many great athletes who have made a significant impact on the world ... read more >>
It's Homecoming Day for Thompson and Quinn
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 June 2009
10 years apart, Tina Thompson and Noelle Quinn may not have much in common on the surface - one's a WNBA legend with four championships, the other is just starting her third season.But entering this season ... read more >>
LO and behold
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 04 June 2009
                 STEP-UP TIME: Despite suffering a back injury in the Western Conference Semifinals, all eyes will be on Lamar Odom during the NBA Final staring ... read more >>
Money Makes His Point on ESPN
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 02 June 2009
For one am not a person who will always agree with Floyd 'Money May' Mayweather Jr., but after watching his interview with Brian Kenny, I am convinced that the bias against him has just gone a bit too ... read more >>
Hudson, Pierre and Hunter give back to Compton
Written by Tamara Latta (Sports Writer) 02 June 2009
The Urban Youth Academy is first stop of "Around the Mound" tour In the middle of the Freeway Series last weekend, Orlando Hudson, Juan Pierre and Torii Hunter came together for a different battle - ... read more >>
Mike Tyson's daughter dies after hanging accident
Written by Associated Press 02 June 2009
The 4-year-old daughter of boxer Mike Tyson died at a hospital Tuesday May 26, a day her neck apparently got caught in a treadmill cord at her Phoenix home. Exodus Tyson was pronounced dead just before ... read more >>