Running wild — Melvin Gordon, Phillip Lindsay lead Broncos offense in win over Miami

Running wild — Melvin Gordon, Phillip Lindsay lead Broncos offense in win over Miami

Broncos quarterback Drew Lock had no reason to trust when offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur’s plan began downloading onto his iPad last week. Lock had thrown 10 interceptions in the past five games, and the attack was stuck in season-long funk. In addition, he had an injury to his chest. But … “When I saw the … Read more

Banning Christmas would lead to breaches, expert says

Banning Christmas would lead to breaches, expert says

If we tried to stop Christmas gatherings, people would violate the restrictions of the coronavirus, a government scientific adviser warned. Calum Semple, who is a member of the government’s Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (Sage), said on Sky’s Sophy Ridge on Sunday, “In reality, we can’t ban Christmas and that would simply lead to violations, … Read more

Game 6 photos: Clippers give up lead, Nuggets force Game 7 in conference semifinals

Game 6 photos: Clippers give up lead, Nuggets force Game 7 in conference semifinals

Take a look at the photos from the Clippers’ NBA playoff game against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday, Sept. 13. The Nuggets defeat the Clippers 111-98 in Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals series. Denver Nuggets’ Jamal Murray (27) looks for a foul call after contact by Los Angeles Clippers’ Marcus Morris Sr. (31) while … Read more

Updates: Clippers close half on strong run, lead Nuggets 63-47

Updates: Clippers close half on strong run, lead Nuggets 63-47

Follow Southern California Newspaper Group reporters Kyle Goon and Mirjam Swanson as they cover the Lakers and Clippers in the NBA playoffs. Social media reaction, video highlights of Game 6 between the Nuggets and Clippers. The Clippers lead the best-of-seven series, 3-2. THIRD QUARTER A quick 6-0 run by Denver, and now the Clippers have … Read more

Jared Walsh homers in the 11th to lead Angels to victory over Rockies

Jared Walsh homers in the 11th to lead Angels to victory over Rockies

Albert Pujols of Los Angeles Angels, left, talks to Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado in the fourth inning of a baseball game on Saturday, September 12, 2020 in Denver. (AP Photo / David Zalubowski) Albert Pujols of Los Angeles Angels gestures as he reaches second base with an RBI-double off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher … Read more

Angels blow lead in ninth and lose to Rockies on walk-off grand slam

Angels blow lead in ninth and lose to Rockies on walk-off grand slam

The Angels let another victory get away on Friday night. They gave up a walk-off grand slam to Charlie Blackmon in the ninth inning to lose 8-4 to the Colorado Rockies in Denver, coughing up a one-run lead they had just taken in the top of the inning. “That’s the frustrating part of our season … Read more

New Poll: Trump Has a Narrow Lead in North Carolina

New Poll: Trump Has a Narrow Lead in North Carolina

According to a new survey from Rasmussen Reports, Donald Trump has a narrow lead over Joe Biden among likely voters in North Carolina, with 48 percent support to Biden’s 46 percent. Three percent of respondents said they favor a different candidate, and 3 percent are undecided. Most polls of North Carolina, one of several key … Read more

Morning Wrap: Lakers with chance to take commanding lead; Rams’ Jalen Ramsey signs historic contract

Morning Wrap: Lakers with chance to take commanding lead; Rams’ Jalen Ramsey signs historic contract

The Morning Wrap shares the day’s top five stories from our reporters at the Southern California Newspaper Group. … Sign up to have our top sports stories delivered to your inbox with our daily newsletters ONE: Living in the Orlando bubble has helped players stay fresh during the NBA playoffs, even though they play every other … Read more

Clippers start strong, shut down Nuggets to take 3-1 lead in series

Clippers start strong, shut down Nuggets to take 3-1 lead in series

The Clippers put their foot down again in the second half Wednesday for a choppy, wire-to-wire 96-85 victory over the Denver Nuggets that puts L.A. within a victory of the first Western Conference Finals appearance in franchise history. Not that the Clippers were celebrating. No way. “That’s not our goal, so I don’t even think … Read more