Archive for January, 2019

College basketball: No. 13 Houston beats Temple 73-66 to avenge lone loss

Corey Davis Jr. scored 24 points, DeJon Jarreau added 14 points and 12 rebounds and No.

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LeBron James’ return might only be start of changes for Lakers as they eye Anthony Davis

Suddenly and with eerie precision, the throng of reporters in the Lakers locker room fell silent. Conversations broke off in mid-sentence, replaced by the soft whir of video cameras

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LeBron James returns from injury to lead Lakers to overtime victory over Clippers

The Clippers had just finished practice Wednesday afternoon when the news began to trickle in, from texts and tweets. The Lakers had ruled LeBron James out for the teams’ intra-city matchup the following day. Doc Rivers’ first reaction was skepticism.

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Howard Schultz and his possible presidential bid get unwelcome Seattle homecoming

When Democrats Kamala Harris and Julian Castro announced their 2020 presidential bids, they did so before large, adoring crowds of political allies in their hometowns of Oakland and San Antonio, respectively.

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Despite an emphasis on inmate rehab, California recidivism rate is ‘stubbornly high’

California set ambitious new goals in 2012 to help state inmates transition into society and infused the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation with more funding to fulfill the mandate. But a state audit released Thursday found corrections officials have failed to connect many prisoners with..

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NBA: League-leading Bucks end Raptors’ home winning streak at 10

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 19 points, Khris Middleton had 18 and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Toronto 105-92 on Thursday night, ending the Raptors’ season-best home winning streak at 10 games. D.J

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Pac-12 basketball: Remy Martin leads Arizona State past Arizona

Remy Martin scored a career-high 31 points, eight in overtime, and Arizona State ended a six-game losing streak against arch-rival Arizona with a 95-88 victory over the Wildcats on Thursday night. Rob Edwards added 19 points for the Sun Devils (15-6, 6-3 Pac-12) in Bobby Hurley’s first win over…

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LAFC’s Carlos Vela shows why he is a hot commodity in 4-1 victory over Japan’s Vissel Kobe

Carlos Vela’s short romance with Barcelona was a little like a computer-dating relationship: The two checked out each other’s profiles, exchanged a few messages, then broke things off before the first date. “It didn’t happen and it’s no problem,” said Vela, who will remain with the Los Angeles…

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Jarod Lucas becomes Southern Section all-time scoring leader after scoring 52 points

Jarod Lucas of Hacienda Heights Los Altos became the all-time scoring leader in Southern Section basketball history on Thursday night when he finished with 52 points in a 97-58 win over West Covina. It gives him 3,285 points in his career, passing former Glendora standout Casey Jacobsen. Lucas..

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Crescenta Valley girls’ water polo’s unbeaten league run ended by Arcadia in championship match

ARCADIA — An amazing unbeaten Pacific League run finally came to a heartbreaking end. The top-seeded Crescenta Valley girls’ water polo team entered the Pacific League Tournament title match against No.

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