Thursday’s TV highlights: ‘Young Sheldon’ on CBS

Sheldon (Iain Armitage) launches a boycott in “Young Sheldon” on CBS. With Annie Potts. SERIES The Big Bang Theory The guys (Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kunal Nayyar, Simon Helberg) hear that Wil Wheaton (guest starring as himself) is hosting a celebrity game of Dungeons and Dragons and there’s… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-0221-tvhighlights-20190221-story.html… Continue reading Thursday’s TV highlights: ‘Young Sheldon’ on CBS

A mother’s plea after son’s death: ‘Please talk to someone’

Misha’el Elie is in mourning, but the stepmother of North Hollywood basketball player Xavier Patterson said Wednesday the family wants to make sure Patterson’s death on Feb. 7 opens a dialogue for others. “Our son unfortunately took his own life,” she said. A funeral for Patterson, 17, was held… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times… Continue reading A mother’s plea after son’s death: ‘Please talk to someone’

High school soccer: Wednesday’s City semifinal result and updated championship schedule

CITY BOYS’ SOCCER DIVISION V Semifinal, Wednesday Gertz-Ressler 3, Los Angeles CES 1 CITY SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS Friday at Los Angeles Valley College Girls’ Division IV: #6 Santee vs. #1 Los Angeles Roosevelt, 3 p.m. Girls’ Division I: #2 El Camino Real vs. #1 Granada Hills, 5:15 p.m. Boys’ Division… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times… Continue reading High school soccer: Wednesday’s City semifinal result and updated championship schedule

LeBron James knows Lakers’ playoff push won’t be easy: ‘I love being uncomfortable’

LeBron James is not OK with what happened with the Lakers heading into the All-Star Break. He’s not comfortable with the losing record they bring into the second part of the season. He’s not happy that the turbo-boost he’ll have to provide is needed so early in the season. He doesn’t like it at… from… Continue reading LeBron James knows Lakers’ playoff push won’t be easy: ‘I love being uncomfortable’

Lakers’ Rajon Rondo and Rockets’ Chris Paul will face each other for first time since brawl

The Lakers’ Rajon Rondo and Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul will share the Staples Center court on Thursday night in their first meeting since they came to blows on Oct. 20 during the Lakers’ regular-season home opener. The contentious relationship between the two spilled over after Rondo spit… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/sports/lakers/la-sp-lakers-report-20190219-story.html

Pitcher Joey Phelps of Loyola has 20 strikeouts in 10 innings

Senior pitcher Joey Phelps of Loyola is off to a fantastic start. On Wednesday, he struck out nine and allowed one hit in five scoreless innings of the Cubs’ 8-4 win over Peninsula. In 10 innings for the Cubs (5-0), he has struck out 20 and given up just two hits and no runs. Matt… Continue reading Pitcher Joey Phelps of Loyola has 20 strikeouts in 10 innings

Dodgers’ Max Muncy comes into spring training this season with a different feel

Here’s what Dodgers manager Dave Roberts knew about Max Muncy a year ago: He was a left-handed hitter with an acute sense of the strike zone. That’s about it. Muncy was a fairly anonymous nonroster invitee. He was coming off a good year with triple-A Oklahoma City, but boasted 96 unremarkable games… from latimes.com –… Continue reading Dodgers’ Max Muncy comes into spring training this season with a different feel