Los Angeles Teams

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

What rapper would Jamal Crawford equate to Paul Pierce, who is retiring after the season? "Snoop Dogg. He's done it all. He's seen it all."

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Yi Jianlian finishing up at Lakers media day.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Paul, Griffin and Jordan fielding questions at media day.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan are on stage.

play1:21

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

The Clippers haven't decided on what to do as far as social activism is concerned, but Doc Rivers is happy that at least a discussion is happening.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

A reminder of happier times at Lakers media day.

Getty Images

Angels rise big in Power Rankings

The Halos played spoiler over the weekend, beating the Astros in three of four games to put Houston's postseason hopes on life support. Los Angeles finishes with six home games against the Athletics and Astros. Week 25 Power Rankings

play
Trojans lead a class of 11 ousted from the playoff (1:20)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

A look at Jeanie Buss' office on her birthday.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Luke Walton catching up with his players at Lakers Media Day.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Luol Deng and Luke Walton catching up after their photo shoot.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

This media crush was usually reserved for Kobe Bryant. Today it's for Jordan Clarkson.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

D'Angelo Russell is no stranger to cameras. He's the center of attention today.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Media day for the Clippers is up and running.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

José Calderón was with Pau Gasol when he joined the Lakers and Gasol told him he'd love playing for the team.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Luol Deng is excited to be at Lakers Media Day.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Timofey Mozgov era has begun in Los Angeles.

Harry How/Getty Images

Dodgers rise in Power Rankings

What a weekend for the Dodgers, who clinched the NL West on Sunday and celebrated Vin Scully in his final home broadcast. Now Los Angeles will battle Washington for the No. 2 seed in the NL this week. Week 25 Power Rankings

play
Jarrin, the Spanish voice of Dodger Stadium (3:27)
Kim Klement/USA TODAY Sports

Is the Rams' resurgence real or fake?

Two weeks after losing 28-0, Los Angeles is 2-1 and leading the NFC West on a tiebreaker. But Mike Sando isn't sure the Rams' success is here to stay. Can surprise teams keep it up? (Insider)

play
Vin Scully shares his most embarrassing story to Le Batard (2:01)
Photo by Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images
4hAlden Gonzalez

Rams' defensive line takes over again

With trouble looming in the fourth quarter, the Rams' defensive line came through with a game-changing play and a game-ending play against the Bucs.