Posts Tagged By GREG BEACHAM

Owners have grand plans for new MLS club in LA

Major League Soccer announces the details of the league's plan to launch a second team in the Los Angeles area after shutting down Chivas USA, at a news conference in Los Angeles Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Flanking MLS commissioner Don Garber, second from right, are members of the ownership group Tom Penn, Peter Guber and Henry Nguyen, right. The new team, the Los Angeles Football Club, will begin play in 2017 with strong owners and plans for a soccer-specific stadium. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Henry Nguyen and Peter Guber envision their new Major League Soccer team taking the field somewhere in the Los Angeles area in early 2017 in a sparkling new stadium filled with roaring fans.

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Lakers’ Randle has surgery, likely out for year

Lakers forward Julius Randle winces in pain as the Lakers trainer checks his injury in the fourth period Tuesday Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Paul Rodriguez)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle is expected to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his broken right leg.

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Rockets rout Lakers 108-90 in Kobe’s return

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, right, has words with Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Los Angeles.  The Rockets won 108-90. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After Lakers rookie Julius Randle left his NBA debut strapped to a wheeled stretcher with a broken right leg, every player at Staples Center gained a sober perspective on the season opener.

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