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Gibson posts shutout, Ducks hold off Wild 1-0 in home opener

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — John Gibson made 34 saves in his 20th career shutout, and Nicolas Deslauriers scored early in the third period of the Anaheim Ducks' 1-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Monda...

Staley's departure, free agent questions loom over LA Rams

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams' surprisingly successful season hadn't even been over for a full day before the task of building on it got exponentially tougher. Brandon Stal...

LeBron, Davis lead Lakers' 112-95 dismantling of Pelicans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 21 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds, and Anthony Davis added 17 points against his former team in the Los Angeles Lakers' fifth consecutive victory, 112-95 ove...

Top cornerbacks standing out on NFL's Super Bowl hopefuls

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — When Brandon Staley looks at the defenses on the remaining eight teams in the NFL playoffs, the Los Angeles Rams' defensive coordinator sees several top-notch groups with ...

Jared Goff to start for Rams in Green Bay; Wolford inactive

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Jared Goff will start the Los Angeles Rams' playoff game at Green Bay on Saturday, and John Wolford will be inactive. Coach Sean McVay announ...

UFC won't punish fighters for marijuana use in policy change

The UFC will no longer punish fighters for using marijuana in most cases, making a major change to its anti-doping policy. The world's largest mixed martial arts promotion confirmed ...

Brockers, Donald back together on Rams' D-line for playoffs

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Michael Brockers' time away from the Los Angeles Rams was tough on both the defensive tackle and his teammates and coaches, who all rely on their veteran leader for much m...

Rams rookie RB Akers heating up on way to chilly Green Bay

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cam Akers grew up in Mississippi, and his football journey has taken him to Tallahassee and Los Angeles. So the Rams' rookie running back hasn't spent a whole lot ...

LA Rams show progress, promise in gritty road playoff win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For a team that doesn't know who its starting quarterback will be this weekend when it faces the NFC's top-seeded club in sub-freezing temperatures, the Los Angeles Rams actually ar...

McVay: Rams expect Aaron Donald to play vs Packers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald is expected to play for the Rams on Saturday in Green Bay after injuring his ribs in Los Angeles' playoff victory at Seattle. ...

LeBron gets 28, Lakers hold off Bulls 117-115 without Davis

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 28 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame the absence of two injured starters for a 117-115 victory over the Chicago Bulls on...

Rams not naming starting QB for playoff showdown in Seattle

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have endured 2 1/2 straight seasons of mostly declining offensive performance. The only significant addition to their offensive roster over that stret...

Whitworth hopes return will boost Rams' struggling offense

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Whitworth put his surgically repaired knee through seven weeks of tough rehabilitation starting in mid-November because he believed the Los Angeles Rams would be fi...

LA Rams' top-ranked defense still rolling as playoffs loom

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brandon Staley doesn't have a lot of time to reflect on his stunning success in his first season as the Los Angeles Rams' defensive coordinator, and he doesn't particularly want it....

LA Galaxy hire MLS Cup winner Greg Vanney as head coach

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy have hired MLS Cup winner Greg Vanney as their head coach. The club announced the deal Tuesday with Vanney, who played seven seasons with the Gala...