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Magic Johnson Returns to Lakers as Advisor

download Earvin "Magic" Johnson will be returning to the Los Angeles Lakers' front office, working as an adviser to owners and coaches on business and basketball issues, including evaluating and mentoring players, the team announced Thursday. Read More

Chargers To Introduce Anthony Lynn As New Head Coach

The Los Angeles Chargers will introduce Anthony Lynn as their coach Tuesday, four days after his hiring was announced. Lynn succeeds Mike McCoy, who was fired Jan. 1 less than two hours after the Chargers concluded a 5-11 season with a 37-27 loss to Kansas City.   Read More

Red Ravens – The AYSO Region 76 Girls Under-10 soccer season came to an end on Dec.11 with the Red Ravens defeating the Incredibles, 4-3

AYSO Red Ravens: Third row (from left:) Audrey Perry, Sophia Haroutunian, Lily Hunt and Jayme Carver-Jacoby. Second row (from left): Allegra Steele, Honor Maurer and Romy Harari. Front row (from left): Francie Wallack, Stella Kalish and Shaili Betesh. The AYSO Region 76 Girls Under-10 soccer season came to an end on Dec.11 with the Red Ravens coming back from a 3-1 deficit in the second half to defeat the Incredibles, 4-3, in a very close match at the new Beverly Vista field. The Red Ravens will now move on to represent Beverly Hills AYSO Region 76 against the winners from surrounding regions in the Area Tournament of Champions on Jan.14 and 15. Read More

USC’s Adoree Jackson Wins Jim Thorpe Award

Versatile USC cornerback Adoree' Jackson won the Jim Thorpe Award Thursday as college football's top defensive back.  "To hear my name called is a blessing from everything that's been going on through the whole season and to finally be here is a testament to God," Jackson told ESPN's Chris Fowler after Thomas Everett, the award's first recipient, announced that Jackson had won.   Read More