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Rams owner's NFL stadium proposal for LA would house 2 teams

Rams owner's NFL stadium proposal for LA would house 2 teams

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An NFL team owner has designed a Los Angeles-area stadium for two clubs — with two home locker rooms, identical sets of office space and two owners' suites.
St. Louis Rams' owner Stan Kroenke doesn't need to partner with a second team to finance the $1.86-billion venue in Inglewood, but the league c ... (full story)


Two-time MVP Steve Nash announces retirement from NBA

Two-time MVP Steve Nash announces retirement from NBA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash announced his retirement Saturday, quietly ending a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.
After playing in just 65 games over the past three seasons due to injuries, the 41-year-old Canadian playmaker formalized his departure with a letter on The Players' Tri ... (full story)


MLB using technology to expand its reach

Spring training is underway in Florida and Arizona, and Major League Baseball has a new commissioner, new executive leadership and a persistent challenge.
MLB has the oldest and least diverse fan base of any of the four major professional sports leagues. The average baseball fan is over 55, white and male. That’s bad news i ... (full story)


Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. Maybe, after so many years of waiting, this would be the child the Virginia women's basketball coach could bring home.
The fuzzy picture popped up on her laptop. Staring back at her fr ... (full story)


Teed off: Caddies take aim at the PGA Tour

PGA Tour caddies have taken aim at one of their biggest targets imaginable — the PGA Tour itself.
Recently, 82 professional caddies filed a class-action lawsuit against the tour asserting claims for injunctive relief and more than $50 million in annual unpaid compensation.
The caddies’ use of the judicial system a ... (full story)