For years, colleges and universities have made big money on their marquee sports programs, especially football and basketball.
Nov. 4from Greater LA
The Garfield High School bulldogs and Roosevelt High School Rough Riders share a deep rivalry.
Oct. 30from Greater LA
On Tuesday night, the NBA season began with the Clippers beating the Lakers 112-102. Outside the Staples Center, activists were staging a peaceful protest for Hong Kong.
Oct. 23from KCRW Features
There’s a lot of excitement about the Lakers and the Clippers, who are facing off tonight at the Staples Center.
Oct. 22from Greater LA
The 25-year-old runner finished in a time of 2:14:04 on Sunday, beating the previous record set by Britain's Paula Radcliffe in 2003 by 81 seconds.
Oct. 13from NPR
The Dodgers will face off against the Washington Nationals in game 5 of the National League Division Series this Wednesday evening.
Oct. 9from Greater LA
The Dodgers are heading into Game five in a tied series against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night. They have to win in order to continue their World Series run.
Oct. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has lost his endorsement deal with Nike over sexual assault allegations.
Sep. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In Inglewood, a 70,000-seat stadium is more than two-thirds of the way done. It's worth $5 billion. Now has a name: SoFi Stadium.
Sep. 19from Greater LA
The Dodgers may have lost their series of matches with the Yankees this weekend, but they’re still leading the National League West by a mile.
Aug. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Ninety years ago this August, 20 women pilots flew from Santa Monica to Ohio in nine days. The race was the first all women's national air race, also known as the Powder Puff Derby.
Aug. 22from Greater LA
The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) has garnered a lot of media attention and a huge fan base, but some soccer fans in LA will remind you that there's another team in town: the LA…
Aug. 21from Greater LA
AMC’s show " Lodge 49 " portrays Long Beach as a magical center of self-discovery and alchemy. Season two started this week.
Aug. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What better way to enjoy a summer night in LA than at Dodger Stadium?
Now the owners want it to get even better. Last week Dodgers president Stan Kasten announced a $100 million…
Jul. 30from Design and Architecture
Retired NFL player Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch is considered one of the best running backs of his generation.
Jul. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On the third Friday of every month from May to September, there's a regata called the Sundown Series .
Jul. 25from Greater LA
Dodger Stadium will host next year’s All Star game. It'll be the first time that’s happened since 1980, when legendary play-by-play announcer Keith Jackson was in the booth.
Jul. 24from Greater LA
The annual Badwater ultramarathon begins tonight in Death Valley, where the temperature is expected to reach 113 degrees.
Jul. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The U.S. women’s soccer team celebrated their World Cup victory with a parade in New York,. Thousands of fans lined the streets to congratulate the two-time world champions.
Jul. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Kawhi Leonard’s last minute decision to join the Clippers instead of the Lakers surprised many fans.
In baseball, New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso won this week’s home run derby.…
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand