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U.S. Olympic leaders expect to face Congress again next month over Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

U.S. Olympic leaders expect to face Congress again next month over Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

23/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27053947

Emerging from a day of private meetings on Capitol Hill, U.S. Olympic Committee leaders said Friday they were told to expect another congressional hearing on the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked amateur athletics.

It was just a few weeks ago the USOC and other national sports organizations...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/olympics/la-sp-usoc-congress-20180622-story.html
Mexican team isn't just playing well, it's eating well too

Mexican team isn't just playing well, it's eating well too

23/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27053948

An army travels on its stomach. So, apparently, do soccer teams since the Mexican national team brought two tons of food to Russia.

“We brought a lot of food and we also brought a chef to make every dish as the player likes it,” nutritionist Beatriz Boullosa told the Associated Press. "Players...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/soccer/la-sp-world-cup-notes-20180622-story.html
Sunil Gulati deserves an assist for bringing 2026 World Cup to North America

Sunil Gulati deserves an assist for bringing 2026 World Cup to North America

23/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27053646

A little over an hour after FIFA awarded the 2026 World Cup to the U.S., Mexico and Canada earlier this month, the three co-chairmen of the United 2026 bid committee took the stage for a news conference at Moscow’s sprawling Expo Center.

Carlos Cordeiro, president of the U.S. Soccer Federation,...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/soccer/la-sp-world-cup-gulati-20180622-story.html
Rams open training camp July 26 at UC Irvine

Rams open training camp July 26 at UC Irvine

23/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27053313

The Rams open training camp on July 26, the first of 12 practices that will be open to the public at UC Irvine.

Practices are open July 26, 28, 29, 30, and Aug. 1, 2, 4, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16. Workouts begin at 3 p.m., except for Aug. 16, when it starts at 9:45 a.m.

A July 27 practice is open only...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/rams/la-sp-rams-training-camp-dates-20180622-story.html
A look at Saturday's World Cup schedule

A look at Saturday's World Cup schedule

23/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27053001

A look at the matchups for World Cup games Saturday:

GROUP G

BELGIUM VS. TUNISIA

Where: Moscow

Time: 5 a.m. PDT

TV: Fox, Telemundo

The buzz: How good is Belgium? After it beat Panama 3-0 in its opener, the Central Americans celebrated the fact the loss wasn’t worse. “The difference between Belgium...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/soccer/la-sp-world-cup-saturday-tv-20180621-story.html
Beyond hype, hope for young players in Lavar Ball's basketball league

Beyond hype, hope for young players in Lavar Ball's basketball league

22/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27046591

The glamour of the NBA draft might as well have existed in another galaxy.

Black curtains covered vacant top sections at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario. About 1,000 spectators were in the lower blocks of seats. Introduced by the public address announcer as “Mr. LaVar Ball,” the founder...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/nba/la-sp-lavar-ball-jba-hernandez-20180621-story.html
Half a Trout is still a pretty large fish

Half a Trout is still a pretty large fish

22/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27046592

They’ve had shoulders, elbows and ankles, an adductor and an oblique, a forearm, a knee, a wrist, a hamstring and a lumbar.

They’ve had strains, sprains and tears, a subluxation and an impingement and an absurdly swelled amount of inflammation.

The one thing the 2018 Angels haven’t had, medically...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/angels/la-sp-angels-blue-jays-20180621-story.html
Luis Valbuena homers twice in Angels' 8-5 win over Blue Jays

Luis Valbuena homers twice in Angels' 8-5 win over Blue Jays

22/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27046311

Luis Valbuena homered twice, Kole Calhoun connected for the second consecutive game and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-5 on Thursday night.

Mike Trout went 0 for 2 with three walks in his 1,000th career game, ending his hitting streak at eight games. Trout, who has reached...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/angels/la-sp-angels-blue-jays-20180621-story.html
Report: NFL to suspend Jameis Winston

Report: NFL to suspend Jameis Winston

22/06/2018, Los Angeles, Multi Sports, Los Angeles Times Publication, Article # 27046065

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on track to begin the regular season without their starting quarterback.

The NFL is expected to suspend Jameis Winston several games for violating the league’s personal conduct policy, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.

ESPN first reported the news. Winston...



http://www.latimes.com/sports/nfl/la-sp-nfl-report-20180621-story.html
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