Los Angeles Teams

UCLA VS WIS (0:36)

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC is again at No. 11 in the College Football Playoff rankings. The Trojans still have the Pac-12 championship to play, but there remains very little hope they can somehow vault into the top-four by season's end.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers injury report: LIMITED -- T Joe Barksdale (foot), WR Travis Benjamin (abdomen), DT Corey Liuget (toe), T Russell Okung (knee), LB James Onwualu (quad), C Spencer Pulley (knee), WR Mike Williams (knee). FULL-- DE Chris McCain (quad), LB Hayes Pullard (neck), TE Sean McGrath (finger), K Nick Novak (full).

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LaVar says Lakers 'soft' on Lonzo: 'Get the W'

"They're soft. They don't know how to coach my son," LaVar Ball told Bleacher Report in discussing the Lakers' approach to coaching his son. Lonzo Ball has two triple-doubles but has generally struggled with his shot through 17 games as a pro.

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Miami moves up to No. 2 in latest CFP rankings

Despite rolling to a victory this week, Clemson fell to No. 3 in this week's CFP rankings, switching spots with No. 2 Miami. Oklahoma remains at No. 4, while top-ranked Alabama readies for the Iron Bowl against No. 6 Auburn.

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Rams still in good position despite loss

L.A.'s playoff odds dropped 10 percentage points this week, but they remain the fourth-highest in the NFC. Meanwhile, the Rams' chances of winning the NFC West actually went up slightly thanks to the Seahawks' loss.

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Chargers sneaking back into playoff mix

Left for dead after an 0-4 start, the Bolts' playoff odds are now the highest they've been since the season started, by FPI's measure. They sit seventh among AFC teams, though the Titans (74.3 percent) and Ravens (72.7) have major edges in the wild-card race.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rams have waived TE Johnny Mundt, which probably means Derek Carrier is ready to return as the team's third tight end. Mundt can return to the practice squad if he clears waivers.

LaVar creating more problems for Lonzo? (1:25)
Clips' losing streak doubles without CP3 (2:28)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Larry Nance Jr. (hand) is getting closer to a return. He had a dental procedure that will prevent him from getting work with the G-League team this week but the Lakers were going to wait through a break this Thanksgiving weekend to give Nance Jr. more time. A return is likely for next week.

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Most impressive prospect for each NHL team at the quarter mark

Which young players in the prospect ranks have been turning heads so far this season? Here's a look at a prospect from all 31 teams who has been particularly notable, including Ryan Donato (Bruins), Kirill Kaprizov (Wild) and Daniel Sprong (Penguins).