LeBron, Rondo spark Lakers to Game 3 victory over Rockets

“I just thought in the second half they played a little bit harder than we did,” D’Antoni said. “Our legs, we were a little slow off a lot of things, especially on the defensive end. We didn’t create enough turnovers to run.”

LeBron Achieves Most Playoff Wins Ever As Lakers Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Rockets

Rockets: Danuel House missed the game for what D’Antoni said were personal reasons unrelated to COVID-19. House had scored 13 points off the bench in Game 2. … This marked the fourth time in D’Antoni’s tenure that Houston split the first two games of a playoff series. In the previous three instances, the Game 3 […]

LeBron, Rondo spark Lakers to 112-102 victory over Rockets

“Nobody impacts winning more than LeBron James,” Lakers coach Frank Vogel said. “That’s true for this season. That’s why he should be MVP. Honestly, it’s probably true in the history of the game. Nobody impacts winning more than LeBron James. To see him have that actual numerical statistic is just indicative of that.”

Candace Owens on LASD Ambush: BLM, Media, Athletes, Entertainers to Blame

“Why does this happen? Because pea-brained celebrities that are idolized like [LeBron James] tell young black men that they are ‘literally being hunted,’” added Owens in another tweet. “This is the natural result of such hyperbolic, dishonest rhetoric.”

Wounded hero LA County sheriff’s deputy identified, was librarian before joining police force

In dispatch audio from the moments following the shooting, a weak-sounding voice can be heard saying: “998 Compton Pax,” which is the code to signify a deputy-involved shooting, according to the Mail. When the dispatcher asks if it just happened, the barely-there voice reportedly responds: “Compton Pax, deputies down. Compton Pax 998.”

Bay Area sports calendar, Sept. 8-9

East, Game 2: N.Y. Islanders vs. Tampa Bay NBCSN

Why Justin Bieber Unfriended Floyd Mayweather—and Other Celebs Should, Too

The revelation that Bieber is unlikely to attend next Saturday’s shameless Mayweather-McGregor fight is a true 180 for the pop star, who walked Mayweather into the ring for his 2015 Pacquiao bout. Of course, the suspect influence of Hillsong, the church that has been behind many of Bieber’s most recent career decisions, is a whole […]

Shark Tank star Robert Herjavec’s Hollywood Hills home was ‘broken into by thieves who made off with over $100K in jewels and cash’

Robbery victim: The LAPD arrested four people in connection with this spate of burglaries last October, two 19 year old men, one 18 year old man and a 34 year old woman who was the mother of one of the teenage men

NBA Suspends Season; Second Utah Jazz Player Diagnosed With Coronavirus – Update

The league has not announced whether season ticket-holders will be refunded for any games missed. Studies have shown the NBA has a major economic impact on the league’s host cities, particularly during playoff events. The revenue shortfall will now have to be made up in other ways.

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid wears a full hazmat suit for his trip to the NBA bubble in Orlando after saying he doesn’t trust other players

‘I know I’m going to do the right things, I know I don’t ever do anything, I only play video games, I’m always home — I don’t do anything. But then again, I don’t trust those other guys to do the same. But, like I said, I’ve gotta do my job,’ he stated.