Golden Boy prospects Joseph Diaz Jr., Manny Robles Jr. and Christian Gonzalez fight Thursday at Fantasy Springs in Indio. For them and for so many other young boxers, these are...
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Former UCLA star had the Genesis Open lead after the sixth hole Sunday but was overtaken by Bubba Watson and didn’t seem happy about it, which means he’s worried about...
Brandon Rios fought the good fight against Danny Garcia Saturday night, but one right hand suddenly ended his night.
The two-time champ at Riviera played his way into contention Friday,, then hoofed it over to Staples Center for the All-Star Celebrity Game.
The UC Riverside alum survived the belly-putter win to push his PGA Tour victory total to three, with more likely on the way.
The 22-year-old from China beat Rory McIlroy head to head in Dubai and shot 63 in the final round of last year’s British Open. He’s in the field for the...
The former welterweight champ meets Brandon Rios in what has become an all-too-rare appearance.
A 4-year-old breaks a 12-race losing streak and a stretch runner beats the 3-year-old favorite on an eventful day at the track
The league’s reigning MVP is a factor but doesn’t find the scoreboard as the Ducks tighten up the Western Conference playoff race.
Without the best players in the world, hockey in PyeongChang has no chance to duplicate the classic memories of Vancouver and other great Olympic competitions.