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Out of their league: UConn reminds No. 5 UCLA who's No. 1

Out of their league: UConn reminds No. 5 UCLA who's No. 1

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24921470

That was fun while it lasted — which was about, what, seven minutes?

Three days after a euphoric victory described by the coach as a “monumental step forward” for the program, UCLA was visited by an opponent who placed that moment of glory in its proper context.

Tuesday night at Pauley Pavilion,...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-ucla-uconn-hernandez-20171121-story.html
Lakers find the right energy in the second half to beat the Bulls 103-94

Lakers find the right energy in the second half to beat the Bulls 103-94

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24921471

The Lakers have improved dramatically on defense this season.

But what happened through the first half Tuesday night was indefensible.

They fell behind by 19 points to one of the NBA’s worst teams, the three-win Chicago Bulls, and were on track for an embarrassing loss before a dispirited Staples...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-lakers-bulls-20171121-story.html
UCLA meets with Chip Kelly as potential replacement for Jim Mora

UCLA meets with Chip Kelly as potential replacement for Jim Mora

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24921196

A contingent of UCLA athletics officials met with former Oregon coach Chip Kelly on Tuesday as part of its search to replace Jim Mora, a person with knowledge of the situation said on condition of anonymity because the discussions were private.

Kelly would represent the kind of big-name hire the...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-ucla-chip-kelly-20171121-story.html
Lakers have to rally to defeat lowly Bulls 103-94

Lakers have to rally to defeat lowly Bulls 103-94

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24920849

The Lakers have improved dramatically on defense this season.

But what happened for three quarters Tuesday night was indefensible.

They fell behind by 19 to one of the NBA’s worst teams, the three-win Chicago Bulls, and were on track for an embarrassing loss before a dispirited Staples Center crowd.

...

http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-lakers-bulls-20171121-story.html
College basketball: No. 22 Baylor beats Creighton for Hall of Fame Classic title

College basketball: No. 22 Baylor beats Creighton for Hall of Fame Classic title

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24920850

King McClure had 19 points, Terry Maston made a series of big baskets down the stretch and No. 22 Baylor rallied to beat Creighton 65-59 on Tuesday night in the Hall of Fame Classic title game at Kansas City, Mo.

Maston finished with 15 points, and Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. had 15 points and 15 rebounds...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-college-basketball-20171121-story.html
LAFC signing of Egyptian defender reunites Bob Bradley with an old friend

LAFC signing of Egyptian defender reunites Bob Bradley with an old friend

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24920764

It took an atrocity and a mutual acquaintance to bring Bob Bradley and Omar Gaber together for the first time five years ago. And it took no small measure of patience and persistence to reunite them Tuesday when Bradley, coach of the expansion Los Angeles Football Club, announced a deal to acquire...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-lafc-omar-gaber-21112017-story.html
The big con: LaVar Ball has made a living off the backs of his children

The big con: LaVar Ball has made a living off the backs of his children

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24920584

Just in time for the holidays, LaVar Ball has been good enough to advise us on one way to obtain a pair of his company’s odd $495 sneakers.

Steal them?

The father of UCLA freshman basketball player LiAngelo Ball has spent the last week telling the world his son and fellow Bruins Cody Riley and...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-lavar-ball-plaschke-20171121-story.html
The big blowhard: LaVar Ball has made a living off the backs of his children

The big blowhard: LaVar Ball has made a living off the backs of his children

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24921109

Just in time for the holidays, LaVar Ball has been good enough to advise us on one way to obtain a pair of his company’s odd $495 sneakers.

Steal them?

The father of UCLA freshman basketball player LiAngelo Ball has spent the last week telling the world his son and fellow Bruins Cody Riley and...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-lavar-ball-plaschke-20171121-story.html
NFL: Paxton Lynch to start at quarterback for the Broncos

NFL: Paxton Lynch to start at quarterback for the Broncos

22/11/2017, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 24920488

It’s time to see if quarterback Paxton Lynch is a bust or just a late bloomer.

The Denver Broncos’ 2016 first-round pick will make his first start of the season Sunday at Oakland, according to multiple reports.

The Broncos have lost seven straight and rookie coach Vance Joseph has made moves to...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/la-sp-nfl-report-20171121-story.html
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