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SPORTS DIGEST: Dodgers take a stand against racial injustice

Ten Los Angeles Dodgers players have spoken out against racial injustice in a video released July 16 and committed to use their platforms to amplify the voices of Los Angeles social justice organizations. “For centuries, the Black community has lived in a different America,” pitcher Clayton Kershaw said. “Instead of addressing racism, inequality, and injustice, Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Lakers prime themselves for playoff push with big wins

Barring injury, the Lakers could be the team to beat when the NBA playoffs start next month. Over a five-day span beginning March 3, the Lakers beat three playoff-bound teams they hadn’t defeated all year: the Philadelphia 76ers, the Milwaukee Bucs and the Los Angeles Clippers. The Lakers had been 0-4 against those teams prior Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Local teams face basketball showdowns this weekend

It’s showdown weekend in Los Angeles basketball. On March 7, USC and UCLA battle at Galen Center for city supremacy and positioning in the upcoming NCAA Tournament. The next day, the Lakers and the Clippers meet for the third time this season a few blocks up Figueroa Street at Staples Center. The Lakers will try Read More…