Notes, Quotes and Things Picked Up On The Run From Coast-To-Coast And All The Stops In Between And Beyond
Los Angeles, CA — The L.A. Chargers should be a sold choice for a Super Bowl choice along with the L.A. Rams and New Orleans Saints.
The L.A. Dodgers did the right thing by signing Dave Roberts to a four-year contract. This was Roberts’s second four-year deal.
Roberts’s 588 is the third highest of activate mangers. Roberts’ career is highest among managers. Roberts is the first manager of the three to make it.
Actor Kevin Hart failed for first time to host the Oscar Awards.
The Heisman Trophy Award goes to Kyler Murray after leading Oklahoma to the Big 12 title and by-passing Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa.
Belated congratulations to Mrs. Janice Hahn on being named Chief of the L.A. County Board of Supervisors. Her father Kenneth Hahn, which the Board is named in his honor, where I had the honor serving as the first black assistant Division Chief in this position.
Ex-L.A. Lakers star Derek Fisher is back at work as the L.A. Sparks head coach.
Now Hear This.
The Baltimore Ravens Lamar Jackson has been playing a dangerous style and has led the team to three consecutive wins.
Bengals don’t run for ever, Coach Marvin Lewis team ripped off 26 yards rushing and three 151 yards per game on 21-7 pass attempts.
And the beat continues.
Army predicts power five were shun by triple options, Army Roots and Navy’s Jersey.
Coach Al Gentry said before the Clippers eked out a 129-126 win, it doesn’t pay to let Lou Williams drive to his left. Williams declared, ’I like my chances going left. ’One dribble left, its bread and butter.’’
Alabama is 5 for 5 playoff berths. Clemson has made it in 4 of 5 years.
A full-page ad in the L.A. Times of actress Taraji P. Henson gets the talk started. Ditto for T.K. Jemisin, noted clothes designer.
Famous entertainers L.L. Cool J is giving his talents to help CBS’ A Home for The Holidays. Lukas Graham will perform on Dec. 21 a program by Andy Grammer as part of the special CBS program.
The Lakers fell apart against the San Antonio Spurs and rallied back from a loss at Staples Center the other night. LeBron James said we had some things that didn’t go our way.
Coach Doc Rivers says Shai Gilgeous Alexander is producing 10.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists. Talks with Coach Rivers and assistant coach has helped his play.
That’s the End!
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