Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...players fouled, Baltimore was given a technical foul shot in addition to the free throws.1960 - Elgin Baylor of the Los Angeles Lakers scores 71 points in a 123-108 victory over the New York Knicks.1964 - Kansas City quarterback Len Dawson fumbles seven times...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 17

...Philadelphia. Patrick Roy won 551 games.2009 - Kobe Bryant scores 40 points for the 100th time in his career, and the Los Angeles Lakers avoid a rare three-game losing streak with a 106-93 victory over the Detroit Pistons.2012 - Johnny Manziel passes for...
Bigs may own NBA draft No. 1, the Los Angeles Lakers would next figure to snare Jahlil...said after a workout with the Lakers earlier this month. "When...Olajuwon-Bowie-Jordan draft," Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak...argument. Okafor wants to be a Laker and it'll probably work out...
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Today is Sports History for Nov. 8

...leading career goal scorer with his 325th in a 6-4 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks.1959 - Elgin Baylor of the Minneapolis Lakers scores 64 points against the Boston Celtics.1970 - Tom Dempsey of New Orleans kicks an NFL-record 63-yard field goal on...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 28

...Redskins.1973 - Gail Goodrich scores 49 points and Elmore Smith sets an NBA record with 17 blocks, leading the Los Angeles Lakers past Portland 111-98.1973 - With jockey Eddie Maple substituting for suspended Ron Turcotte, Secretariat concludes his...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6

...denied their civil rights by prosecutors during trials in 1967 and 1976.1991 - Magic Johnson, who helped the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA championships, announces he has tested positive for the AIDS virus and is retiring.1998 - Awesome Again steals...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 30

...108-66 loss to Chicago is the worst loss in NBA history for a defending champion on opening night. The previous low was the Lakers' 132-117 defeat by Golden State on Oct. 29, 1982.2008 - The North Carolina Tar Heels are No. 1 in The Associated Press...
Juneau Nordic Ski Team competes with state's best at Besh Cup

...Brown, APUNSC - 13:42.7; 17. Jordan Laker-Morris, FXC - 13:45.3; 18. Aiden...Meyers, AJNL - 7:44.0; 4. Zarah Laker-Morris, Watershed - 7:46.8; 5...Juneau NST - 13:40.6; 22. Jordan Laker-Morris, NSCF-FXC/Jr Devo - 13...
KayHi girls, Sitka boys drop openers

...Offord and Johnson with 16 apiece, Hans Karlberg and Alex Fancher 10 each, Trevor Osborne 3, Daniel Vander Weide and Josh Laker 2 each.Sitka ? 17-52 FG, 3-8 FT, 13 TO; Grace ? 16-41 FG, 21-29 FT, 8 TO.The Mt. Edgecumbe girls topped...
Spurs are free agency's biggest winners

This was supposed to be the summer the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks used abundant cap space to lure high-level free agents.Those expectations turned out to be misguided...


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