Los Angeles Teams

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Griffin nearly throws one down, settles for layup (0:29)
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CP3 finds Jordan on huge alley-oop (0:24)

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The Kings have 2 of the 3 Vezina Trophy finalists from last season in Jonathan Quick and Ben Bishop after making a trade to get Bishop from the Lightning.

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Craig Custance

What kind of value did each team get from the major trades ahead of the NHL trade deadline? We grade each trade here, including the Ben Bishop, Martin Hanzal and Patrick Eaves deals. Grading all the big NHL trades

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Dodgers top prospect hits an absolute moonshot in win (0:21)
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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts is excited for the future after long home runs Sunday from top prospects Cody Bellinger and Alex Verdugo.

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Spurs finish rodeo road trip with blowout of Lakers (1:45)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Top Dodgers prospect Cody Bellinger showed what the hype is all about Sunday when he crushed a home run at Maryvale Baseball Park that bounced off a walkway and out of the spring training facility. Alex Verdugo, another of the team's top prospects, also homered in the inning against the Brewers.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Lakers rookie forward Brandon Ingram, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 draft, finished with a career-high 22 points on 10-of-15 shooting (1-4 from 3-point range) in the Lakers' 119-98 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.

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Robinson's hammer dunk leaves rim with hurt feelings (0:19)

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Sitting in a Staples Center suite Sunday, Magic Johnson is watching his first Lakers home game as the team's new president of basketball operations. His ex-teammate and fellow Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is also in attendance. Abdul-Jabbar said Johnson will have to learn plenty on the fly in his new role, but he's confident in Johnson. As for the Lakers' rebuilding efforts, Abdul-Jabbar said, "I'm sure all the die-hard fans are tired of waiting, but a lot of what happens in this league is cyclical."

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers starter Rich Hill describes how an early feel for his curveball will allow him to focus more on first-pitch strikes and tempo. Hill faced the minimum six batters over two innings against the Brewers on Sunday.

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Dedmon continues destroying rims with huge putback jam (0:15)
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Dedmon throws down vicious dunk over Ingram (0:19)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers starter Rich Hill already has his curveball in midseason form. The lefty delivered two scoreless innings against the Brewers in his Cactus League debut.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's another wrinkle to Rex Ryan wearing a Chargers jersey at the Daytona 500 today: his son, Seth, just took a season-long coaching internship with Chargers coach Anthony Lynn. He'll work on both sides of the ball. Seth Ryan served as Clemson's holder last season.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Why is Rex Ryan wearing a Chargers polo at the Daytona 500 today? I'm told new Chargers coach Anthony Lynn sent it along. Free gear for Ryan to represent Lynn's team after Ryan helped bring him up with Jets and Bills.