• Mor Spirit wins Robert Lewis for Baffert at Santa Anita

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Mor Spirit won the $150,000 Robert B. Lewis Stakes by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita, reinforcing his status as the top 3-year-old in the barn of Triple Crown-winning trainer Bob Baffert.

  • Southern California beats UCLA 77-61 to go 14-0 at home

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Feb. 4 about the UCLA-USC game, The Associated Press erroneously reported the final score. Southern California beat UCLA 80-61.

  • In this Saturday, July 11, 2015 file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Howie Kendrick tosses the ball to force out Milwaukee Brewers' Gerardo Parra at second base as a part of a double play on a ground ball by Jonathan Lucroy during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles. The Dodgers finalized their $20 million, two-year contract with free-agent Howie Kendrick on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 bringing back the second baseman in part because of his willingness to play multiple positions.(AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

    Dodgers announce signing of free agent Howie Kendrick

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers finalized their $20 million, two-year contract with free-agent Howie Kendrick on Thursday, bringing back the second baseman in part because of his willingness to play multiple positions.

  • Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andre Miller, right, drives by Los Angeles Clippers guard Pablo Prigioni, of Argentina, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Los Angeles. The Timberwolves won 108-102. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Wolves beat Clippers 108-102, snapping 14-game skid

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stung by a four-point loss to the Lakers a night earlier and playing the second game of a back-to-back against a team they had lost to 14 straight times on the road, the Minnesota Timberwolves might have doubted themselves.

  • Clippers waiting on results of NBA’s Griffin inquiry

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers will decide whether Blake Griffin joins them for the team’s upcoming road trip after the NBA announces the results of its investigation of the star forward’s punching of an assistant equipment manager.