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Woman seeks dismissal of lawsuit against Luke Walton

Dec. 5, 2019 6:47 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former sportscaster Kelli Tennant is seeking dismissal of her sexual assault lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton, a court document shows. The request for dismissal of the civil case was filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. The dismissal form did not include...

Seahawks visit Rams for rematch with playoff hopes on line

Dec. 5, 2019 6:13 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Greg Zuerlein has made plenty of tougher field goals than the 44-yarder he pushed barely wide right through the Seattle night air two months ago. The Rams' normally reliable kicker could have sent Los Angeles to a narrow win over the Seahawks. Instead, his miss with 11 seconds left in...

Seahawks-Rams Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 4:06 PM EST

SEATTLE (10-2) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-5) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE - Seahawks by 2 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Seattle 7-5, Los Angeles Rams 8-4 SERIES RECORD - Seahawks lead 24-19 LAST MEETING - Seahawks beat Rams 30-29, Oct. 3 LAST WEEK - Seahawks beat Vikings 37-30; Rams beat Cardinals 34-7 AP PRO32...

Analysis: The Lakers are rolling, but don't forget the Bucks

Dec. 5, 2019 2:43 PM EST

No team in the NBA has a better record than the Los Angeles Lakers, who are off to a 19-3 start. LeBron James looks very much like an MVP candidate. They are grabbing headlines almost every night. There is a buzz around them again. The Lakers have been so good, in fact, that they've manage to cast a shadow over...

'Once Upon a Time,' 'Portrait' top AP's 2019 best films list

Dec. 5, 2019 1:52 PM EST

Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle name their choices for the best films of 2019. LINDSEY BAHR 1. “Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood": Quentin Tarantino’s movie business fairy tale, featuring all-time performances from two of our great living movie stars, and the shadow of...

Carlson, Capitals down Kings 3-1 for fifth straight win

Dec. 5, 2019 2:50 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Johnny for Norris” is all the Washington Capitals can say inside their dressing room about the outstanding play of defenseman John Carlson. If Carlson can keep up the pace of his prolific point production, everyone will know that phrase by season’s end. Carlson...

Rams' McVay: Gurley's workload is "me not being an idiot"

Dec. 4, 2019 9:26 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Todd Gurley's light workload was the most baffling aspect of the first half of the Los Angeles Rams' season. Now that the star running back's activity is picking up while the Rams (7-5) desperately chase a playoff spot, coach Sean McVay has identified the prime factor behind...

Angels get Dylan Bundy from O's for 4 pitchers

Dec. 4, 2019 8:35 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired right-hander Dylan Bundy from the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday in a trade for four minor league pitchers. The 27-year-old Bundy has been a durable starter with a nasty slider for the past four seasons with the Orioles, who chose him with the fourth...

Chargers' Williams emerges as deep threat, but no touchdowns

Dec. 4, 2019 7:04 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Mike Williams has emerged as one of the biggest deep threats in the AFC and has made dynamic fourth-quarter catches for the Los Angeles Chargers in the past two games. The only thing Williams hasn't done is find the end zone. The third-year wide receiver is averaging 20.5 yards...

USC retains coach Clay Helton despite fan dissatisfaction

Dec. 4, 2019 6:39 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California has decided to retain Clay Helton, extending the head coach’s improbable 4 ½-year tenure atop the West Coast’s winningest college football program. New athletic director Mike Bohn announced the decision four days after the No. 24 Trojans (8-4, 7-2...