GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Ten years removed from his last Super Bowl win, Tom Brady wasn't letting this one slip away.
Valencia High School graduate Alison Lee played like a veteran in her professional debut this week.
PHOENIX (AP) - Domestic violence. Questionable discipline. Player safety. Confusing officiating. Deflated footballs.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A disappointing loss left the Los Angeles Clippers angry, so they took out their frustration on the defending NBA champions.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Eric Gordon looked a lot more like the player the Pelicans thought they were getting when he first arrived in a trade that sent Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Clippers in 2011.
As a football player, you can't get any more painfully close to the Super Bowl than Shane Vereen did three years ago.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in thrilling fashion with a 123-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:37 to play, Jeff Carter had two goals and an assist, and the Los Angeles Kings roared back in the final minutes to snap their four-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - John Wall had 21 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds, and the Washington Wizards rallied from a 19-point deficit to send the Los Angeles Lakers to their ninth straight loss, 98-92 on Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jamal Crawford scored 19 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 102-98 Monday night for their fifth straight victory.
PHOENIX (AP) - Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers are known for their offense. But it was a stifling defense late Sunday night that made the difference against the Phoenix Suns.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - James Harden had 37 points and eight rebounds, and the Houston Rockets rolled to a 99-87 victory over the Lakers on Sunday night, sending Los Angeles to its eighth straight defeat.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs could empathize with the Los Angeles Lakers, who could be without superstar guard Kobe Bryant for the rest of the season.
Buck Britton is one of those athletes who got away.
While we're waiting for the other shoe to drop in the potential mega contract of one Hart High graduate, news has happened elsewhere for other professional baseball players with Santa Clarita Valley ties.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Floyd Mayweather Jr. was money once again in the richest fight ever.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Red-hot rookie Joc Pederson hit a tying solo homer in the seventh and Howie Kendrick singled home the go-ahead run two batters later, rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Chris Paul banked in a shot over Tim Duncan with a second left to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-109 victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 on Saturday night for a wild finish to an entertaining first-round series.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Matt Joyce might have tied the score for the Angels with a hard grounder through the right side of the infield in the top of the ninth inning. Instead, it ended the game.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - American Pharoah won the 141st Kentucky Derby on Saturday, ridden by last year's Derby-winning jockey, Victor Espinoza.
CHICAGO (AP) - Quarterbacks Bryce Petty and Brett Hundley found their way into the NFL on Day 3 of the draft Saturday - heading to entirely different circumstances.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prized rookie Joc Pederson hit his first career grand slam, Andre Ethier and Justin Turner added solo shots and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-0 on Friday night.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Blake Griffin had 26 points and 12 rebounds and Chris Paul had 19 points and 15 assists as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 102-96 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night, forcing a Game 7 in their first-round series.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Joc Pederson, Adrian Gonzalez and Andre Ethier homered off Ryan Vogelsong in the first inning and Jimmy Rollins hit another one off him in the third, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 7-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Tim Duncan scored 12 of his 21 points in the second half, and DeAndre Jordan was called for basket interference with 4.3 seconds left as the San Antonio Spurs moved to the brink of the second round with a 111-107 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 5 on Tuesday night.
OAKLAND (AP) - Sonny Gray found himself facing a rare early deficit, and the Oakland Athletics came out swinging to get him right back on track.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Madison Bumgarner pitched eight sharp innings in his fifth career matchup against Clayton Kershaw and batterymate Buster Posey homered, leading the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dodgers rookie Joc Pederson homered, doubled in a run and made a sparkling defensive play to deprive Angel Pagan of an RBI double, leading Los Angeles to an 8-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Despite another impressive outing from Hart graduate and San Diego Padres pitcher James Shields, the Houston Astros took advantage of sloppy defense to win 9-4 on Monday night.
AVONDALE, La. (AP) - Justin Rose birdied the final two holes Sunday to win the Zurich Classic at a tournament-record 22 under.