• This Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, photo shows heavy machinery adjacent to the proposed NFL Rams stadium complex site at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif. The largest contiguous block of unoccupied land in the Los Angeles area will be the site of Rams owner Stan Kroenke’s lavish stadium and a massive surrounding complex. In the background is the former Hollywood Park. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

    Inglewood’s stadium rising soon, hoping to host Super Bowls

    INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The 50-yard line is still dirt and weeds around a protruding yellow pipe used for water table measurement. There isn’t much more than vacant space and idle construction equipment within a few minutes’ walk in any direction.

  • United States' Jozy Altidore, second from left, celebrates his goal with teammates as Canada's Iain Hume, right, walks away during the second half of an exhibition soccer match Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Carson, Calif. The United States won 1-0. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Jozy Altidore scores on late header, US beats Canada 1-0

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) — With only minutes to spare, Jozy Altidore made sure the United States left its year-opening training camp with an encouraging result.

  • Anaheim Ducks defenseman Hampus Lindholm, left, of Sweden, and Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson battle for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Perron, Getzlaf lead streaking Ducks past rival Kings, 4-2

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — David Perron had a goal and two assists, and Ryan Getzlaf added a goal and his 500th career assist in the streaking Anaheim Ducks’ 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.

  • Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant, left, drives past Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins during the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 119-115. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Kobe scores 38, Lakers beat Wolves 119-115 to end 10-gm skid

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant has lifted the Los Angeles Lakers onto his shoulders countless times over the past two decades, and he rarely flinches under the weight.