Posts Tagged Los Angeles

This Date In Baseball

1914 — The first Federal League game was played in Baltimore and the Terrapins defeated Buffalo, 3-2, behind Jack Quinn. A crowd estimated at 27,000 stood 15 rows deep in the outfield to witness the return of big league baseball to Baltimore.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A look at the NBA playoff picture

Miami Heat's LeBron James, right, reacts as he talks with official Michael Smith during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Pacers 98-86. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with five days remaining in the regular season:

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Warriors clinch playoff spot in win over Lakers

Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes, center, goes up for a shot as Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson, left, and guard Jodie Meeks defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stephen Curry had 30 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors clinched a playoff berth with a 112-95 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Michigan State’s Payne honored at Wooden gala

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adreian Payne of Michigan State has been honored at the John R. Wooden award gala for his friendship with a cancer-stricken 8-year-old girl.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,