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SPORTS DIGEST: Compton High retires DeRozan’s jersey

COMPTON — Compton High School honored one of its own Feb. 12, when it retired the number 23 varsity jersey of the Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan. DeRozan, who attended the final regular season game for his alma mater’s basketball team, was also presented with framed home and away varsity jerseys during halftime. He played at Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: City asked to help fund Special Olympics

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles city officials were asked Feb. 9 to help finance this summer’s 2015 Special Olympics World Games, with City Councilman Tom LaBonge suggesting the city should donate $1.5 million. Special Olympics World Games Chief Operating Officer Jeff Carr went before the City Council’s Budget and Finance Committee to request that the Read More…