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Kobe Bryant memorial planned at Lakers' home arena - report

07 Feb 2020

LOS ANGELES Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant, killed with eight others in a helicopter crash last month, will be honoured at a public memorial service planned for Feb. 24 at the Staples Center, the team's home arena and scene of many of his greatest basketball triumphs, the Los Angeles Times reported.

LeBron celebrates his 'brother' Kobe in emotional speech

01 Feb 2020

(Editor’s Note: Please be advised that paragraph 3 contains language that some readers may find offensive)

Thousands turn out to mourn Kobe Bryant as Lakers return to the court in LA

01 Feb 2020

LOS ANGELES Tens of thousands of Kobe Bryant fans flooded the grounds around Staples Center on Friday ahead of his former team's first game since his death in a helicopter crash earlier this week that stunned basketball fans in the city and worldwide.

LeBron celebrates his 'brother' Kobe in emotional speech

01 Feb 2020

(Note: Please be advised that paragraph 3 contains language that some readers may find offensive)

U.S. will qualify for 2022 World Cup, say former coaches

01 Feb 2020

LOS ANGELES The future is bright for the U.S. soccer team and the young squad is sure to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, former team coaches Bruce Arena and Bob Bradley have said.

Lakers to pay tribute to Kobe at Friday's game

30 Jan 2020

LOS ANGELES The Los Angeles Lakers will pay tribute to Kobe Bryant on Friday when the team plays its first game since the NBA great died, although details of what that will entail remain unclear.

Lakers will aim to make Kobe proud, coach Vogel says

30 Jan 2020

LOS ANGELES Los Angeles Lakers coach Frank Vogel said on Wednesday his heartbroken team would aim to honor the memory of Kobe Bryant, who died along with his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash on Sunday. | Video

Palmer surges into lead, Tiger battles back at Torrey Pines

25 Jan 2020

SAN DIEGO Ryan Palmer's birdie blitz vaulted him into a two-stroke lead while Tiger Woods recovered from a terrible start in the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on Friday.

Golf-Palmer surges into lead, Tiger battles back at Torrey Pines

25 Jan 2020

SAN DIEGO, Jan 24 Ryan Palmer's birdie blitz vaulted him into a two-stroke lead while Tiger Woods recovered from a terrible start in the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on Friday.

Woods looking to add to magical Torrey Pines memories

24 Jan 2020

SAN DIEGO Tiger Woods on Thursday said winning a record-breaking 83rd PGA Tour event at Torrey Pines this week would make the monumental feat even more special given his long and happy history at the ocean-side course.

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