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Beck/Bucher Debate: Who's Improved More, Blake Griffin or Joakim Noah?

Both Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls and Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers are having career-defining seasons, and that's not just because of their vast amount of talent.<p>They've both improved various aspects of their games, becoming even more valuable to their teams.<p>But who improved the …

NBA

Trey Burke: Fans 'just selfish'

Trey Burke drained a game-winning 3-pointer Saturday night to give the Utah Jazz an exhilarating win, but some fans met the idea of victory with …

Ric Bucher Says Steve Kerr and Tyronn Lue Among Names for Knicks' Next Coach

One of the hottest stories in the league right now is how Phil Jackson will go about rebuilding the New York Knicks.<p>While current coach Mike Woodson says he'd be happy to coach the triangle offense, Jackson might be looking to make a coaching change this summer.<p>Who are some of the top candidates? …

Basketball

VIDEO: A compilation of Jermaine O'Neal pump-faking free throws

Jeremaine O'Neal has an unusual shooting style which includes a subtle pump fake on his free throws. So one enterprising person set it to jolly music …

Basketball

Roy Hibbert Submits Flop of the Year Entry vs. Joakim Noah

Blocked shots and blatant flops: The Roy Hibbert Way.<p>Late in the second quarter of the Indiana Pacers' 89-77 loss to the Chicago Bulls on Monday night, Hibbert submitted his entry for flop of the year against Joakim Noah:<p>Flops don't get more obvious than this. Hibbert looks like he was decked by an …

NBA

Kobe Bryant Is Betting on a Justin Bieber Career Implosion

Kobe Bryant knows a thing or two about being a teenage star, and the recent legal trouble for Justin Bieber hasn't gotten past the 35-year-old NBA superstar.<p>According to a feature by <i>The New Yorker's</i> Ben McGrath, Kobe believes the Biebs' career is heading in the wrong direction:<p>Kobe Bryant and a …

Dining Rooms

USC football: Trojans will resume spring practice

After taking a week off for spring break, USC's football team resumes spring practice Tuesday on campus at Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones Field.<p>The Trojans have 12 workouts remaining, including a scrimmage at the Coliseum on April 19.<p>First-year Coach Steve Sarkisian and his staff spent the first three …

College Football

Domenico Foschi: Los Angeles, Mon Amour

Los Angeles is a hard city to define visually. We all know the beautiful coastline, the star filled streets of Hollywood, the fabulous noir …

Sport picture of the day: seeking a friend for the end of the world

First published on Sat 22 Mar 2014 15.22 EDT

Exxon Valdez oil spill - a picture from the past

First published on Mon 24 Mar 2014 08.44 EDT

Burglars Steal Nearly One Million from Parisian Boutique Colette

Armed robbers got away with $825,000 worth of goods<p>One of Paris's most well-known boutiques, Colette, was burglarized over the weekend. The high-end Parisian shopping destination fell victim to two armed robbers who entered with a gun and axe and stole approximately $825,780 worth of goods, mostly …

Bruce Weber's Shinola campaign shines fresh light on Detroit

It was 2006 when Bruce Weber last captured the city of Detroit, for a W magazine shoot featuring Kate Moss. Now, almost 10 years later, the distinguished fashion photographer and film-maker has returned to Motor City, this time to shoot a campaign for local brand Shinola.<p>With US model Carolyn …

Beyoncé's New Toyota Commercial Makes Absolutely No Sense

Someone at Toyota is probably in a lot of trouble right now, because their Beyoncé-starring commercial leaked on the Internet this weekend before it was supposed to be seen by us mere mortals. It's since been taken down on most sites, but we found a slightly janky version thanks to the good folks …