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CELEBRATING ‘MAMBA MENTALITY:’ Los Angeles says goodbye to Kobe at Staples Center

LOS ANGELES — The lights dimmed to a near pitch-black inside Staples Center. It was silent for a moment. A purple beam of light shined directly at Kobe Bryant’s two retired jerseys above the rafters before Beyonce, to the delight of the crowd, reminded everyone that they were there for a celebration. It was a Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Commissioner doesn’t understand game he leads

It’s time for Major League Baseball to move on from the Rob Manfred era. Manfred has been commissioner since Bud Selig retired in 2015 and has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998. I can’t figure out why a man who doesn’t like baseball continues working for an industry that plays a game he doesn’t Read More…