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Watch this season's first Kevin Love outlet pass to LeBron James

It took less than six minutes for outlet pass master Kevin Love to hit LeBron James in stride for a breakaway layup. Those who had the under should collect their winnigs. And LeBron was pretty excited about it.

Major League Baseball Roundup

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Kevin Youkilis, a three-time All-Star known affectionately as Yoooouuuuk in Boston and "the Greek God of Walks" in the book "Moneyball," announced his retirement Thursday.

Muhammad Ali attends FSU-Louisville on 40th anniversary of the 'Rumble in the Jungle'

On the 40th anniversary of Muhammad Ali's famous "Rumble in the Jungle" fight against George Foreman in Kinshasa, The Greatest himself is in his hometown to watch Louisville face Florida State: Ali, along with former Louisville football players, will be honored during the game.

Reactions at World Series to Selig's Reign

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

In an informal survey during the World Series, Reuters asked around for the most important elements of the reign of Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig, who is retiring in January:

Khiry Robinson won't play on Thursday night; Mark Ingram remains a strong fantasy play

Robinson is still out with a forearm issue. We break down the fantasy implications. New Orleans Saints running back Khiry Robinson will not play against the Carolina Panthers on Thursday. He is dealing with a forearm issue and hasn't practiced all week. Robinson did not play in Week 8 and has missed practice since Oct. Show More Summary

As Game 7’s Ratings Surge, World Series Avoids a Record Low

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Giants-Royals finale was seen by an average of 23.5 million viewers, raising the average for the World Series to 13.8 million, an audience larger than 2012’s record-low 12.7 million.

Greg Hardy's trial postponed until after 2014 season

A delay in his domestic violence case means Hardy may have played his last down as a Carolina Panther. Confident that he would be found not guilty of domestic violence charges and have his suspension lifted, Greg Hardy had reportedly been telling teammates to expect him back at Carolina Panthers facilities next month. Show More Summary

Jeremy Lin still looking for his starring role

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Jeremy Lin has seen this before, often a supporting actor on the NBA stage.

Watch Cavaliers fans join in LeBron James' chalk toss

A pretty cool pre-game idea in Cleveland, executed kinda poorly: They gave out little bags of confetti to every fan and instructed them to toss the stuff in the air at the exact moment LeBron James did his pre-game chalk toss for the first time as a Cavalier (again). Show More Summary

Thomas Menino dies at 71; Boston's longest-serving mayor

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. He was 71.

U.S. strategy against Islamic State hits major hurdles

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Obama administration's plan to raise a 15,000-strong rebel army in Syria has run into steep political and military obstacles, raising doubts about a key element of the White House strategy for defeating Islamic State militants in the midst of a civil war.

Watch Cavaliers fans go nuts as LeBron James is introduced

LeBron James is officially back in Cleveland. This is how the Cavaliers fans received him as he was introduced. It feels like TNT didn't do this justice. It's loud, but I'm sure it's much louder in the arena.

Organizer of criticized World Wide Art Fair: 'We made mistakes'

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

In a universe where talk about art seems to revolve around auction records and sold-out solo shows, it can come as a bracing bucket of ice water when things don't go quite so well. Case in point: the World Wide Art Fair, staged at the Los Angeles Convention Center Oct. 16-19. 

'Force Majeure' sets in motion an avalanche of buried emotion

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

They're such the perfect photo-ready family — handsome husband, attractive wife, appealing young children — that the opening scene of "Force Majeure" introduces them actually being photographed at a posh French Alps ski resort.

NASA's plan to capture an asteroid? Bad idea, scientist says

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

NASA goal to snag an asteroid and bring a space rock close to Earth is a distraction from the effort to send humans to Mars, a top asteroid expert says.

UCLA's Jim Mora uses technology to keep players focused

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Jim Mora, UCLA's football coach, has been pushing his players to reach "the next level," clean up the penalties and focus on assignments.

Josh Smith calls Kenneth Faried a 'clown'

Josh Smith was not happy after he heard what Kenneth Faried said about him. Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith was very upset with Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried, calling Faried a "clown" and saying he's "scared" of him, according to Vincent Goodwill of the Detroit News. Smith on Faried: "He fears me. Show More Summary

U.S. economy shows solid growth, but it's about to be tested

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The U.S. economy is showing steady, solid growth despite the shaky global environment, but its resilience will be tested in the coming months.

Jim Kaat, Gil Hodges, Dick Allen lead Hall of Fame Golden Era ballot

One of the all-time great workhorses joins an iconic Dodger and one of the most feared sluggers of his era among a group of nine former players receiving further consideration for Hall of Fame induction. Nine players and an executive...Show More Summary

Football: Morningside Coach Derwin Henderson thanks Bay League teams

18 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Morningside Coach Derwin Henderson expressed words of gratitude to schools in the Bay League who sent flowers and condolences this week after the death of assistant coach Eddy Lewis to a fatal shooting on Saturday.

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