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Dinich and McGee get animated about college football's Week 1 (1:56)
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Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC coach Clay Helton repeatedly cited privacy laws when asked about the sexual assault investigation into linebacker Osa Masina and said he will defer to the university when it comes to discipline. "Really as a coach, you're taken out of it," Helton said. "This is a university matter and a university policy and I'm confident in the guidance of the university here so they'll let me know." Masina is currently under investigation from police departments in Utah and Los Angeles for separate incidents, a Cottonwood Heights, Utah, spokesman told ESPN.com. Documents relating to the investigation in Utah, obtained by ESPN.com, show the investigation is for sexual assault. The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Masina has been interviewed relating to a current investigation, but would not provide any further details.

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Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC coach Clay Helton repeatedly cited privacy laws when asked about the sexual assault investigation into linebacker Osa Masina and said he will defer to the university when it comes to discipline. "Really as a coach, you're taken out of it," Helton said. "This is a university matter and a university policy and I'm confident in the guidance of the university here so they'll let me know." Masina is currently under investigation from police departments in Utah and Los Angeles for separate incidents, a Cottonwood Heights, Utah, spokesman told ESPN.com. Documents relating to the investigation in Utah, obtained by ESPN.com, show the investigation is for sexual assault. The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Masina has been interviewed relating to a current investigation, but would not provide any further details.

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Dodgers continuing negotiations with mystery team for Puig (1:23)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

AccuWeather radar showing a rain cell over Denver that only seems to be growing and not moving. It's pouring again as Dodgers and Rockies are delayed.

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Who's the best shortstop in the game? (2:57)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers president Andrew Friedman said Yasiel Puig has been a good teammate at AAA OKC, but the team has not decided if he will be back when rosters expand Thursday.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

There is a scenario where Clayton Kershaw's next outing could be four innings in a major league game. Club sounds like it is leaning toward a minor league game, though.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Clayton Kershaw threw two innings in a simulated game today. Manager Dave Roberts said he came out if it OK.

Lineup: Angels (57-74) vs. Reds (55-75)

  • 1. Kole Calhoun, RF (L)
  • 2. Mike Trout, CF (R)
  • 3. Albert Pujols, DH (R)
  • 4. C.J. Cron, 1B (R)
  • 5. Andrelton Simmons, SS (R)
  • 6. Jefry Marte, 3B (R)
  • 7. Nick Buss, LF (L)
  • 8. Jett Bandy, C (R)
  • 9. Cliff Pennington, 2B (S)
  • SP: Jered Weaver, RHP
  • Daily lineups

Lineup: Dodgers (73-58) at Rockies (63-68)

  • 1. Enrique Hernandez, LF (R)
  • 2. Howie Kendrick, 2B (R)
  • 3. Justin Turner, 3B (R)
  • 4. Rob Segedin, 1B (R)
  • 5. Carlos Ruiz, C (R)
  • 6. Josh Reddick, RF (L)
  • 7. Charlie Culberson, SS (R)
  • 8. Andrew Toles, CF (L)
  • 9. Rich Hill, LHP
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Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Jared Goff on potentially starting the preseason finale (Fisher said that's "50/50) ...

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

The QB Jared Goff is most looking forward to meeting: Tom Brady. Rams play the Patriots Dec. 4.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle received seven stitches on his right hand Monday after suffering a laceration while practicing, the Lakers announced Tuesday. Randle, a former Kentucky standout and the 7th overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, will be re-evaluated in about two weeks, the Lakers added. The laceration occurred in the webbing between his middle and ring fingers, according to the Lakers. Randle averaged 11.3 points and 10.2 rebounds per game last season.

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Is Corey Seager key to Dodgers' season?

He's all but certain to win the NL Rookie of the Year, which isn't a surprise. But nobody could have expected just how good he's been this year, David Schoenfield writes. Where would Los Angeles be without him? Players affecting team's 2016 hopes (Insider)

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Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

When Josh Rosen showed up to UCLA training camp sporting a mustache, it created a surprising amount of online chatter. Such is life for one of college football's fastest rising superstars. On Tuesday, Rosen explained the whole idea behind the mustache was to "make it as terrible as possible."

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Surgery an option for Cam Bedrosian

Bedrosian is considering undergoing surgery to address the blood clot in his right armpit. Regardless, he isn't expected to pitch again this season. Los Angeles Times