Category: ESPN Radio Los Angeles

Metta World Peace: “We’re Still Coming Out Number One at the End of the Season”

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Most seasons for the Los Angeles Lakers a regular season game in March, against the New Orleans Hornets, doesn't have that much meaning. This season isn't like most when it comes to the Lakers. Los Angeles is still trying to fight their way back into the playoffs and this season, ...

Kobe Bryant Says That He Bonded With Dr. Jerry Buss Over Their Drive to Be Successful

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

In a season full of more losses than anyone expected, the Lakers family suffered another huge one during the All-Star break. Legendary owner Jerry Buss passed away at the age of 80. Known for bringing pizazz and championships to Los Angeles, Buss had quite an impact on the Lakers and ...

Antawn Jamison: “For us, I think it’s finally sinking in”

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Lost in the crazy number of offseason pickups for the Los Angeles Lakers, including Dwight Howard and Steve Nash, was Antawn Jamison. Jamison was brought to LA to help stabilize what had become a bit of a disappointing bench recently. However, like almost everyone else at the beginning of this ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Has Put His Holdout Behind Him and Put Jacksonville’s Offense On His Back

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Last season Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew led the NFL in rushing despite playing on one of the worst passing offenses in the NFL. Despite an offseason holdout, MJD has picked up right where he left off. Through three games, Jones-Drew is second in the NFL in rushing with just ...

Chael Sonnen Predicts Vitor Belfort Will Pull Out of UFC 152; Believes He Will Be Fighting Jon Jones in September

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Last week UFC President Dana White announced that Dan Henderson needed to pull out of his fight with Jon “Bones” Jones due to a knee injury. White was left scrambling for a replacement and was hoping he wouldn’t have to cancel the card on such short notice. When White called ...

In His Second Season in Los Angeles Mike Brown Will Have No Excuses

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers exited the playoffs in disappointing fashion this past season. After their second round loss, Los Angeles decided to completely revamp their team and now they look loaded looking ahead to next season. The most amazing part about it is LA was able to reload while at ...

Freddie Roach Says Manny Pacquiao Has Promised to Knock Out Timothy Bradley Next Time

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

The fallout continues from Saturday night’s ridiculous decision that gave Timothy Bradley the win over Manny Pacquiao. Even though there are reasons for Pacquiao to be upset that his 15-fight win streak came to an end because of an awful decision by the judges, he showed, after a shaky performance ...

Don Mattingly on Matt Kemp: “He’s taken it to another level. A guy that wants to win in the worst way.”

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

What a month it has been for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Who said this team was living in the shadow of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the off-season? Don Mattingly sure didn't buy into the Angels hype. Matt Kemp has been a rapid tear to start the season here ...

Mike Brown and the Lakers Will Start the Playoffs Without Metta World Peace

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

The minute that Ron Artest, now known as Metta World Peace, arrived in Los Angeles, it seemed like the emotional tirades and on court altercations that had become his calling card were a thing of the past. In fact, World Peace was surprisingly even named the NBA’s Citizen of the ...

Metta World Peace is Brimming With Confidence After His Best Game as a Laker

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Since arriving in Los Angeles in 2009, Metta World Peace has had some positive moments with the Lakers. His role in bringing the Lakers their last NBA title certainly can’t be overlooked. But overall, his time in Hollywood has been a mixed bag full of inconsistency. World Peace has dealt ...