• Iginla fights and scores, Kings beat Flames in chippy game

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Jarome Iginla scored his 100th game-winning goal, got an assist and drew blood in a fight during what might have been his Saddledome finale, helping the Los Angeles Kings beat the Calgary Flames 4-1 in a brutal game Wednesday night.

  • N.W.A., Vin Scully to be preserved by Library of Congress

    WASHINGTON (AP) — First it became the basis for an Oscar-nominated movie. Now, “Straight Outta Compton” — the groundbreaking album from rap group N.W.A. and a one-time flashpoint in the nation’s culture wars — has been selected for the prestigious National Recording Registry.

  • Wizards beat Lakers 119-108 to clinch division title

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Wall scored 34 points and Washington rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 119-108 on Tuesday night, clinching the Southeast Division title for its first division crown in 38 years.

  • LA Angels eager for bounce-back season behind Trout, Pujols

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels got plenty of good breaks in 2014, when they won a big league-best 98 games and led the majors in runs scored.

  • Chargers sell all available season tickets at temporary home

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers said Monday that they have sold all the available season tickets at their temporary home.

  • Agreement puts Jeanie Buss in control of Lakers for life

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A battle over control of the Los Angeles Lakers is over after an agreement was reached to have Jeanie Buss serve as controlling owner of the storied NBA franchise for the rest of her life.

  • NFL owners approve Raiders’ move from Oakland to Las Vegas

    PHOENIX (AP) — Invoking his father Al’s name, and copying what the Hall of Fame owner did with the Raiders, Mark Davis is moving the franchise out of Oakland.

  • With likely better health, Dodgers favorites to win NL West

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw was lost for 10 weeks in the second half of the season, they had a record 28 players go on the disabled list, and the Los Angeles Dodgers still won 91 games and their fourth consecutive NL West title last season.

  • Blazers beat Lakers 97-81, tie Denver for final spot in West

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — As their surprising turnaround rolls on, the Portland Trail Blazers are now tied for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

  • Rangers remain road warriors with 3-0 win at Kings

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Derek Stepan scored late in the second period, Antii Raanta made 30 saves for his eighth career shutout and the New York Rangers defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 on Saturday night.