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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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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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Dodgers acquire Peralta from Rays

In this March 28, 2014, file photo, Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Joel Peralta throws during the sixth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. Peralta has been acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers from the Bay Rays as part of a four-player trade announced Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reliever Joel Peralta was acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers from the Tampa Bay Rays as part of a four-player trade.

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LA Kings hold off Carolina 3-2 for 10th home win

Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards, center, attempts to score past Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward, right, as Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason, left, helps Ward during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Tanner Pearson claims he never played baseball growing up in Canada, he fooled his fellow Los Angeles Kings with a home run swing on the decisive goal against Carolina.

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LA Kings’ Voynov charged with domestic violence

In this May 18, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Kings' Slava Voynov reacts  during the second period in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs in Chicago. Voynov has been charged with felony domestic violence. The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office announced the charge Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Voynov faces one felony count of corporal injury to a spouse with great bodily injury. The district attorney’s office says Voynov “caused his wife to suffer injuries to her eyebrow, cheek and neck” during an argument. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was charged with felony domestic violence on Thursday by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.

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