Posts Tagged California

Sparano savors 1st win with Raiders

Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano yells during the third quarter of the Raiders' NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.

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UCLA names athletics complex after Jackie Robinson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball’s color barrier.

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QBs take charge when No. 11 UCLA hosts No. 24 USC

Southern California defensive back Josh Shaw (6) takes part in team football practice on the campus in Los Angeles Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. USC has reinstated Shaw, who had been suspended since he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles in a preseason fall.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Brett Hundley’s two victories over Southern California are perhaps his proudest accomplishments at UCLA, and the quarterback is determined to leave without a loss to the Bruins’ biggest rivals.

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Column: NFL should realign after NFC South debacle

New Orleans Saints fan Larry Rolling holds a sign reflecting the sentiment of many Saints fans in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. The Bengals won 27-10. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons won’t apologize for somehow being in first place with a losing record.

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Kings given salary cap relief for suspended Voynov

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NHL is giving salary cap relief to the Los Angeles Kings while defenseman Slava Voynov remains suspended indefinitely with pay after being charged with felony spousal abuse.

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