Los Angeles Teams


Are surprises in store for draft night?

What might the Lakers do with their draft picks? Plus, ESPN's Chad Ford joins Mike Trudell and Ryan Hollins to discuss the NBA draft and react to Wilmer Flores' comments about Yasiel Puig disrespecting the game of baseball.

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Nolasco not getting it done

Angels P Ricky Nolasco has lost each of his last seven starts, matching the longest such streak within one season in franchise history. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, the other Angels pitchers to drop seven consecutive starts within one season were George Brunet (1967), Rudy May (1973), Bill Stoneman (1974), Frank Tanana (1974) and Joe Grahe (1991).


Kurt Helin on NBA draft rumors

ProBasketballTalk.com Kurt Helin reacts to draft rumors circulating around the NBA, Indiana's options with Paul George, Lakers possible picks and Houston's interest on pursuing either Chris Paul and/or Blake Griffin.

Will Lonzo be a bust in the NBA? (1:41)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Chargers center Nick Hardwick spoke with first-year players at the team's rookie transition program this week. Hardwick said his main message to the nearly two dozen rookies in attendance was to treat football as a profession. "You can get after it and you can compete, but if you're not a professional you're flailing," Hardwick said.


BBTN: Hinch On Shifts, Puig & Dyson Buck Unwritten Rules

Before a conversation between Jessica Mendoza and Astros manager A.J. Hinch about defensive shifts, Buster Olney and Jerry Crasnick discuss the Matt Adams conundrum in Atlanta, the Mets' displeasure with Yasiel Puig and more. Plus, Bob Kendrick, President of the Negro Leagues Museum talks about the importance of the partnership between the museum, MLB & the MLBPA.


Mannix: L.A.'s locked in on Lonzo

Chris Mannix of the Vertical joins the Morning Show to discuss the anticipated draft, LaVar Ball's presence in New York, the Lakers/Nets deal and the likelihood Paul George's deal will be done by tonight.

Dakich can see LeBron playing in L.A. (2:26)
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Who's best player in 2017 NBA draft?

Chad Ford's top five prospects includes Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox. In his latest mock draft, Ford has the Kings taking Fox with the No. 5 pick.

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Final 2017 NHL mock draft

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.

Puig's HR irks Mets, while LSU HR wakes sleeping fan (0:51)
Puig hits contentious HR in Dodgers' sixth straight win (1:04)