ESPN is reporting that the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers want to move out of the Staples Center, where they currently share their home court with the L.A. Lakers along with the L.A. Kings of the NHL. The Clippers are reportedly...
In June of 1992, the Rodney King riots had just rocked Los Angeles and the United States faced deep racial animus. Meanwhile, Michael Jordan was just beginning to reach the height of his basketball powers. He'd won his first NBA title a year prior, and was days away from his second. Show More Summary
Independence Day: Resurgence‘s Joey King and Liv & Maddie‘s Ryan McCartan speak on stage at The Celebrity Experience Q&A Panel held at the Hilton Universal Hotel on Saturday (July 16) in Los Angeles. The Celebrity Experience helps “provide tools for success and opportunities for young performers to work in-person with celebrities and experience what it [...]
In 1991, after a high-speed chase, four Los Angeles police officers pulled Rodney King, a black man, out of his car, and beat him. In what seems strikingly familiar in 2016, an amateur videographer captured the scene. The next year, in 1992, a mostly white jury acquitted the officers, setting ... More »
Bill Jones, who photographed black celebrities in Hollywood as well as Dr. Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela, died at his home in Los Angeles on June 25. The cause of death was dementia, The New York Times reports. A contributor to Ebony, Jet, The L.A. Show More Summary
The NHL salary cap for 2016-17 increased only slightly, from $71.4 million to $73 million, per NHL.com. For teams carrying players with bad contracts, such as the Los Angeles Kings with left wing Dustin Brown, it makes it difficult to...Show More Summary
Steve Wynn, the king of Las Vegas, is pushing all his chips in on the Oakland Raiders becoming the Vegas Raiders. The casino mogul was in the Raiders old stomping grounds, Los Angeles, when we asked about the team possibly moving to the Strip and…
It was almost a generation ago when Rodney King, the black victim of a vicious beating by white Los Angeles police officers, issued his plaintive call: “Can we all get along?” Rick Zamarripa echoed that 24 years later after his son Patrick was one of five Dallas police officers killed by a black man. “I wish […]
(Photo: The Prince of Venice) His Royal Highness Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Prince of Venice, is the grandson of King Umberto II, the last King of Italy. That nation abolished its monarchy in 1946 and exiled the royal family. So Prince Emanuele has lived most of his life abroad. Show More Summary
Free-agent Matt Barnes has received interest from the Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Clippers, Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks, according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN. Per that report, the market for Barnes and similar players...Show More Summary
Winger Milan Lucic's tenure with the Los Angeles Kings ended after just one season Friday, as he signed a seven-year, $42 million contract with the Edmonton Oilers. TSN's Pierre LeBrun first reported the signing, and Sportsnet's Chris...Show More Summary
The Milan Lucic era in Los Angeles officially came to an end on Friday as the free agent signed a seven-year deal worth $42 million with the Edmonton Oilers. Other numbers to ponder: 81 games, 20 goals and 55 points in the regular season and a first-round playoff loss this past season for the King...
The NHL's annual free-agent period begins on July 1. While Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos is off the market, there's considerable conjecture over where other notable unrestricted free agents such as Los Angeles Kings left wing Milan Lucic could end up. And it's not just UFAs garnering notice in the rumor mill leading up to July 1. Show More Summary
According to Deadline, both Daniel Craig and Halle Berry have signed up for Kings, a romantic drama set amid the tense atmosphere of the 1992 Los Angeles riots. Craig will play a white "loner" who lives in South Central, while Berry's "a tough, protective mother who looks after a group ... More »
EXCLUSIVE: Daniel Craig is in talks to star opposite Halle Berry in Mustang director Deniz Gamze Erguven’s anticipated English-language debut pic Kings. The project is set against a backdrop of rising tensions in Los Angeles during the Rodney King trial in 1992. Show More Summary
Aja Naomi King and her The Birth of a Nation co-stars Nate Parker and Gabrielle Union present on stage at the 2016 BET Awards held at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday (June 26) in Los Angeles. Also seen on stage later that evening during the show was Empire star Jussie Smollett. If you missed it, [...]
“Beautiful – The Carole King Musical” is that rare Broadway offering – a jukebox musical with a soul. The touring production, which opened Friday at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre, reveals the reason this show has become the “Jersey Boys” for the XX chromosome set. Borrowing the tried-and-true...
With the 2016 NHL draft completed, the start of the unrestricted free-agent market on July 1 is almost upon us. It's time to review the stock of this summer's top free-agent stars, such as Los Angeles Kings left wing Milan Lucic. Much has changed since we last examined this topic on March 17. Show More Summary
NBA draft live updates: Lakers take Brandon Ingram with second pick June 23, 2016, 7:26 p.m. The Los Angeles Lakers selected Brandon Ingram with the second pick the NBA draft. Follow along for the rest of the picks, including the Clippers later in the first round and the second round selections...
NBA draft live updates: Lakers take Brandon Ingram with second pick June 23, 2016, 5:27 p.m. The Los Angeles Lakers will have the #2 pick in tonight's NBA draft. The consensus is the Lakers will select Brandon Ingram from Duke University with their pick, but they surprised everyone in last year's...