Los Angeles Teams
Chargers first-year players received plenty of off-field this week from former Chargers center Nick Hardwick and others.
The Los Angeles Kings have bought out the final year of defenseman Matt Greene's contract. Greene had played in only 29 games over the past two seasons due to serious injuries.
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Lonzo Ball was the right pick at No. 2, while less sexy selections Kyle Kuzma (No. 27) and Josh Hart (No. 30) could carve out nice careers as rotation players.
Jawun Evans could have a nice career as a backup, while Sindarius Thornwell looks like a good fit for a veteran team like the Clips.
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Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has the track record and the Rams have the talent to make good on some lofty predictions.
Shades of Jason Kidd for Lonzo Ball
Ball's path to the NBA has come close to mirroring that of Kidd's thus far. The 1994 No. 2 pick by the Mavericks went on to earn 10 All-Star berths during his playing career.
Buster Olney talks to Karl Ravech & Justin Havens about the stellar play in the NL West, the Pirates' looming decisions and more. Plus, "Inside Heat" on the Marlins from Clark Spencer & on the Royals from Rustin Dodd.
Thursday's longest home runs
Marcell Ozuna gave the Marlins their only run against the Cubs with a booming blast, while Erik Gonzalez's second homer of the season reached the same distance as home runs from two better-known sluggers.
Buster Olney recaps all of Thursday's MLB action, including another win for the Dodgers, Kyle Schwarber's demotion, the Astros' demolition of the A's and much more.
Who will the Devils take first overall? Who will be the first draft pick in Vegas Golden Knights history? Get those questions answered and many more in our final projection of the first 31 picks of the 2017 NHL draft.
Lawrence Frank, the Clippers' executive VP of basketball operations, called center DeAndre Jordan a "cornerstone to what we do" and denied that Jordan was ever on the trading block.
On draft night in New York City, the Barclays Center becomes a runway for prospects and families in tow who entertain in all the glitz that comes with the NBA spotlight.
Lakers GM Rob Pelinka said the team's recent trade with the Brooklyn Nets was "the perfect storm for us," saying the resulting salary-cap relief will give the team a shot at signing two max-salary players in the summer of 2018.
Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer
Undrafted rookie P.J. Dozier out of South Carolina has agreed to a free-agent deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, league sources tell ESPN.
Joc Pederson hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh and the Los Angeles Dodgers used the long ball again to power past the New York Mets 6-3 on Thursday night and complete a four-game sweep.
Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer
Lawrence Frank on DeAndre Jordan: "We love D.J. D.J. is going to be here for a long, long time as far as we're concerned."