| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:15 PM
'Eaters bring on Bibona
Former All-American, 24, recently released by Cards, will be named UCI pitching coach today.
Danny Bibona, who was twice named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year and a two-time All-American for UC Irvine, will be...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Training camps start to open later this week in the National Football League and the nation's six months of cold turkey withdrawal from the top-rated sports attraction will soon be over.
So it was only appropriate that the NFL Players Assn. held its...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 11:13 PM
What has traditionally been the most transcendent event in the world of sports had its Opening Ceremonies in London Friday night and the competition started Saturday.
Over the next 17 days NBC is planning to telecast a record 5,535 hours of Olympic...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:01 PM
Tumua Anae had already achieved her dream. But Thursday, the Corona del Mar High product helped make history, as she and the U.S. women's water polo team defeated Spain, 8-5, at the London Olympic Games to claim the Americans' first Olympic gold medal...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:08 PM
A former NFL linebacker was sentenced Friday to life without the possibility of parole for the 1994 slaying of a wealthy Newport Beach businessman, prosecutors said.
Eric Naposki, 45, and his then-lover, Nanette Packard, 47, killed Bill McLaughlin in a...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Just when you thought that next season with the Lakers might be marginally better than this one — they pull a rabbit out of a hat and significantly improve their roster for years to come with the acquisition of the best center in the NBA, Dwight...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:02 PM
Women's football star Cassey Brick has worked hard to be able to commute through tacklers. Now, if she could only be similarly efficient from the passenger seat.
Brick, the 2004 Girls' Athlete of the Year at Costa Mesa High, has logged countless hours...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:02 PM
The most troubling aspect of representing professional athletes is the carnage sports like football take on every joint in the human body.
In the days when I represented half of the starting quarterbacks and many of the major stars in the NFL, every...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Rich Saul will be remembered for his work as a football player, as he should. He was a great center for the Rams.
But he was so much more than the player.
Saul passed away Sunday. He was 64. He had been battling leukemia since 2003, the Orange County...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 10:26 PM
Paul Salata, the creator of Mr. Irrelevant, has some history with the team making the final pick in the NFL Draft that starts Thursday and ends Saturday.
Salata, a Newport Beach resident, played for the Colts when they were in Baltimore in 1950. He...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Nearby where Scott Meyer grew up in Long Beach, there's a banquet hall called "The Grand." Over the years, Meyer said he's visited the place for weddings, funerals, you name the event, and he's probably been to it at The Grand.
There is one special...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:14 PM
The kicker in football is someone who doesn't always get a lot of credit.
Sure, a game-winning kick is great, but more often the kicker is someone who is taken for granted at best and blamed for a team's troubles at worst. He's usually seen as...