Lakers management fired head coach Mike Brown today, just five games (and four losses) into the season. The LA Times is calling it the earliest firing in Laker history. On the bright side though, Brown is $11 million dollars richer, he doesn't have to deal with the team's notorious divas anymore ... More >>
Any hip-hop journalist knows that rappers aren't known for their punctuality, and neither are rap albums. Of course, Dr. Dre's Detox is famously delayed -- it's been more than ten years -- but there's actually an anticipated album (or, perhaps a once-anticipated album) with L.A. ties that's taken ev ... More >>
Associated PressLucas Anthony Tang fell to his death from a luxury suite in the Staples CenterUpdated after the jump: Should a two-year-old really be allowed 30 feet in the air, with only 10 inches of concrete and a 16-inch piece of glass to protect him? Update, Nov. 22, 12:15 p.m.: what Tan ... More >>
2009 Eric RichardsonBaron Davis at Clippers media dayBaron Davis is a rarity in this city. He is a true Los Angeles athlete, having grown up in South Central, playing high school basketball at Crossroads in Santa Monica, then in Westwood at UCLA, where after two years, he was chosen with the ... More >>
Sports are in full swing right now with the NBA Playoffs, the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the beginning of Major League Baseball season. In honor of all this adrenaline-filled activity, we decided to help out those poor Westsiders who are afraid of driving east by giving them our top 5 sports bars west ... More >>
Ericka Griffin figured she was finally getting her big break when she got a teaching job at an exclusive Santa Monica private school. Instead, the school’s elite taught her the lesson of her life.
The blinging of Los Angeles