Posts Tagged ‘game’

College basketball tournaments: Auburn claims SEC title; Michigan State takes Big Ten

Bryce Brown scored 19 points in the first half, and the Auburn Tigers won their first Southeastern Conference tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64 on Sunday in Nashville, Tenn.

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Lakers surrender double-digit lead late in fourth quarter of 124-123 loss to Knicks

As LeBron James jumped and prepared to shoot, Knicks forward Mario Hezonja jumped with him and put his hand on the basketball. That’s how the game would end — with James unable to release his shot and a mob of Knicks players swarming Hezonja.

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Coaches Doc Rivers and Jim Boylen ejected in Clippers’ 128-121 victory over Bulls

Whatever bad words Clippers coach Doc Rivers exchanged with Chicago Bulls coach Jim Boylen were more than enough to have referee Jason Phillips eject both of them from the game late in the third quarter. Rivers looked at the referees in disbelief as he walked off the Staples Center court with 1:14..

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Dodgers’ Caleb Ferguson ready to be the young gun in the bullpen

Caleb Ferguson ’s first challenge as a reliever last season did not surface in a game. “I didn’t know,” Ferguson said, “whether to play catch before the game or to not.” Pitching out of the bullpen was foreign to Ferguson last June when the Dodgers moved him there. He broke into the majors with…

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JSerra baseball rallies to beat Huntington Beach

The start time of Tuesday’s nonleague showdown between the Huntington Beach and JSerra high school baseball teams was moved up 30 minutes to 2:45 p.m., in an effort to try to beat the incoming rain. The Oilers and Lions beat the rain but not the darkness, as the game was called due to it after…

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Best Game Ever: Jrue Holiday reflects on church league basketball

Dan Woike asked NBA players to tell us about the best game in their basketball career. This week: Jrue Holiday. 2015 offseason, Porter Ranch, Calif.

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2019 NFL draft combine: Examining the top quarterback prospects

Greg Cosell, executive producer and analyst for “NFL Matchup,” spends much of his life breaking down game video and evaluating college football players. He’s widely respected in league circles for his knowledge of the game

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Lakers fail to withstand Bucks’ strong finish in 131-120 loss

In the waning minutes Friday night at Staples Center, the Milwaukee Bucks showed exactly why they have the best record in the NBA. The Lakers led by as many as 12 points, but stalled late in the fourth quarter. They committed three turnovers in the game’s final 2:36 and suddenly couldn’t stop the..

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Prospect Matt Thaiss hits first home run in Angels’ 10-7 exhibition win over Royals

The Angels beat the Royals 10-7 on Friday at Tempe Diablo Stadium.

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Graham Harrell hopes to transform USC’s offense into something more player-friendly

After five seasons as a Texas Tech quarterback under Mike Leach , Graham Harrell graduated with a football worldview that would age well.

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