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Snow turns Western Michigan mascot into COKE HORSE

Here's the weather in Kalamazoo, Mich. right now. So the mascots are having a little snow fight! Meanwhile on the sideline, there's a fight going on @Kzoo_Gazette @Drew_on_WMU #WMUFootball pic.twitter.com/3ufAopvJRy — Junfu Han (@junfuphoto) November 28, 2014 Then some Internet jokesters had other ideas... Western Michigan's mascot is coked out. Show More Summary

UCLA vs. Stanford: live game updates

13 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

UCLA has not beaten Stanford since a 23-20 victory in 2008. The Cardinal could have clinched the victory that day with a touchdown, but Coach Jim Harbaugh elected to kick a field goal facing a fourth-and-one at the UCLA 11-yard line with two minutes left.

Uber suspends operations in Nevada following legal setback

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Uber suspended its operations in Nevada on Wednesday night after a Washoe County District Court issued a preliminary injunction preventing the ride-hailing company from operating in the state.

NBA schedule: Clippers-Rockets clash in Western Conference showdown

The Friday night schedule includes two huge Western Conference showdowns and one meeting of the league's best offenses. The Los Angeles Clippers have won four of five since hitting the road for a seven-game road tour, but the opponents haven't exactly been challenging. Show More Summary

Trojans debate: USC's identity, offensive line and rivals

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

USC football provides plenty of subjects to discuss and more than enough to debate.

'American Grotesque' resurrects William Mortensen's photos

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

It's hard to imagine two 20th century American photographers more diametrically opposed than the macabre visionary William Mortensen and Ansel Adams, poster boy for so-called straight photography. Google Ansel Adams and you get a Sierra Club Calendar-ready black-and-white photo of the Grand...

Mark Sanchez says Eagles' game plan was not to buttfumble

That's a bold strategy, Cotton. Mark Sanchez got a monkey off his back -- er, butt -- on Thanksgiving, leading the Eagles to a convincing 33-10 win over division rival Dallas on the two-year anniversary of the play that made him the laughing stock of the league. Show More Summary

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has soccer

They put a droid on a soccer ball. We put Lionel Messi on the soccer ball. Now Star Wars is sports.

Marshall and WKU scored 56 points in the first 17 minutes. NCAA record watch!

The Hilltoppers have the undefeated Herd on upset alert, and both teams have the record books nervous. No. 24 Marshall is in trouble against Western Kentucky, trailing 35-21 early in the second quarter. While those 49 points in the first...Show More Summary

Flag football championship game to be played Sunday at the Coliseum

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Foundation for Interscholastic Youth Athletics will hold its flag football championship game on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. at the Coliseum. Admission is $10.

U.N. panel criticizes U.S. policy on police shootings, tortures

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A United Nations panel on Friday sharply criticized how the United States handles a variety of criminal justice-related issues, such as the police shooting of unarmed African Americans, the imprisonment of terror detainees at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba and the application of the death penalty.

U.S. military action isn't always the answer

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

To the editor: Max Boot's prescription for salvaging U.S. foreign policy fails to recognize the need for a nuanced analysis of the possible consequences of unilateral military intervention. ("Chuck Hagel's firing won't help U.S. foreign policy," Op-Ed, Nov. 24)

Why block traffic in L.A. to protest what happened in Ferguson?

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

To the editor: Who are these people who stop freeway traffic as a way to protest the non-indictment of Ferguson, Mo., Officer Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown? These people who sat in the middle of intersections and threw bottles did an incredibly unsafe thing. This behavior just...

Marshawn Lynch answers every question with 'Nope' this week

Fresh off last week's amazing 1-word interview, Marshawn Lynch has changed the game again. "It was 'Yup' last week, it's 'No' this week." He does not want to give interviews. He does not want to pay fines for not giving interviews. Can't wait to see what we get next week! (h/t @cjzero)

Ben Affleck gets the manipulated man's every twist and turn right

14 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Ben Affleck has played virtually every style of loser lug on-screen, each lug better than the last.

Washington vs. Colts 2014 picks and predictions: Clean sweep for Indy

With or without RG3, Indianapolis is the heavy favorite. At the start of the season, this Week 13 matchup between Washington and the Indianapolis Colts was supposed to showcase the quarterbacks who went No. 1 and 2 in the 2012 NFL Draft. Show More Summary

Kings lose protest of Grizzlies' win on Courtney Lee buzzer-beater

A review by the NBA determined the Sacramento Kings indeed lost to the Memphis Grizzlies on a bizarre buzzer-beater. The NBA denied the Sacramento Kings' protest of a Nov. 13 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies that came on a relatively controversial...Show More Summary

LeBron James surges behind his aggressive play

Consecutive wins against the Magic and Wizards have the Cleveland Cavaliers looking up. LeBron James may have called his team fragile, but since spouting off to the media he's done everything possible to help the Cleveland Cavaliers look anything but that. Show More Summary

Lyft distances itself from fist bump during busiest week yet

15 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Are you meant to sit in the front or back seat? How chatty are you meant to be? And do you have to fist bump the driver upon getting into and leaving the car? 

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