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Golf roundup: Jon Rahm wins in Dubai; Tommy Fleetwood claims Europe's Order of Merit


Tommy Fleetwood won the Race to Dubai and the right to be called the top golfer in Europe after a tense battle with Justin Rose that was ultimately decided on the final green of the season on Sunday.

Grigor Dimitrov has his first marquee title after beating David Goffin to win the ATP Finals


Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest title of his career at the season-ending ATP Finals on Sunday, prevailing on his fifth match point to beat David Goffin of Belgium 7-5, 4-6, 6-3.

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UCLA fires football coach Jim Mora

An era that once appeared on the verge of a return to football glory for UCLA ended with a thud Sunday when the school announced it had fired coach Jim Mora, who could not build on the early success he achieved as his teams sputtered the…

Clippers are more than ready for Patrick Beverley's return


Though the stumbling Clippers updated Patrick Beverley’s chance to return Monday night from doubtful to questionable, his teammates seemed certain that the point guard would be back for the game against the Knicks.


Rams' offense stalls in loss to Vikings 24-7

The NFL’s highest-scoring offense started fast and then stalled.



NBA notes: Anthony Davis clears concussion protocol; Durant and Wall to sit out games


The New Orleans Pelicans said forward Anthony Davis has been cleared from the NBA's concussion protocol and is probable for Monday night's home game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Is youth soccer training to blame for American team's failure to qualify for the World Cup?

The vision statement for U.S. Club Soccer is pretty ambitious for an organization with some 500,000 youth participants and 70,000 registered coaches: “U.S. Club Soccer will be the finest soccer organization in America and an integral part…


Five takeaways from the Clippers' loss to the Hornets


The Clippers lost to the Charlotte Hornets 102-87 on Saturday for the team’s eighth straight loss. Here are five things we learned: 1. The Clippers are falling and falling and falling and can’t seem to get back up, leaving all of them…


What we learned from the Kings' 4-0 victory over the Florida Panthers

The Kings were already in the red with losses in the first four games of a five-game home stand, but they righted the ship with a 4-0 win Saturday against the Florida Panthers.


Podcast | USC Overtime: It's another ugly win, but it's a win over UCLA


USC has 10 wins. It has played very well in maybe two of those games. Saturday was more of the same. USC avoided disaster against UCLA, but it still didn’t put together a complete game. Why?


Rams mailbag: Jared Goff, Case Keenum, Fearsome Twosome podcast guests and Thanksgiving fare

The Rams are 7-2 and in first place in the NFC West heading into Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.


Ask Farmer: Will the hype surrounding Rams vs. Eagles force the NFL to move it to Sunday night?


Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to: sam.farmer@latimes.com


Josh Rosen's stellar night for UCLA ends in frustration

Josh Rosen stretched his arms into the air after the touchdown pass, the only hint of celebration he allowed.

UCLA puts up a fight, but USC gets the victory in rivalry game

Late in a strange rivalry game, when neither USC nor UCLA was playing particularly well, Bruins quarterback Josh Rosen heaved up an offering into the light fog over the Coliseum.

Josh Rosen shines, but the Bruins fall to Sam Darnold and the Trojans

It was late in the third quarter when, walking off a Coliseum field littered with another dropped pass, Josh Rosen made a gesture that spoke for a rivalry.


Stanford stays alive in pursuit of the Pac-12 North against California


Bryce Love rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown despite missing most of the fourth quarter after aggravating an ankle injury, and No. 22 Stanford held off California 17-14 on Saturday to keep its Pac-12 title hopes alive.

Gonzaga wins at home against Utah State


Killian Tillie had 20 points and nine rebounds to help No. 17 Gonzaga beat Utah State 79-66 on Saturday night at Spokane, Wash.

Deception helps Trojans get first score on punt return


USC’s punt returns have been mostly toothless this season, so the Trojans tried something different against UCLA. Very different.


Kyrie Irving leads the Celtics to their 15th consecutive win against the Atlanta Hawks


Kyrie Irving scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added a career-high 27 and the Boston Celtics won their 15th consecutive game with a 110-99 victory over the Hawks on Saturday night in Atlanta.

Clippers want Wesley Johnson to shoot more than he ever has before


Shoot the basketball, Wesley Johnson; He hears it all the time from the Clippers coaching staff.

Doc Rivers calls out Clippers after loss to Hornets stretches skid to eight


The words and phrases that flowed from Clippers coach Doc Rivers’ mouth following his team’s eighth consecutive loss Saturday night were not complimentary in the least.


Spotlight: Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield's mouth — not his play — makes him the center of attention

The Big 12 race began the day as clear as the Beijing skyline. Things were so confusing that even Texas had a path to the title.


Jonny Brodzinski's first goal highlights Darcy Kuemper's shutout as Kings snap skid with win over Panthers

A sea of white jerseys parted long enough for Jonny Brodzinski to help get the Kings back in the black.

Rams are in for a playoff-like test with Vikings as some of the NFC's best face off


Minutes after last week’s victory over the Houston Texans — his team’s fourth consecutive win — Rams coach Sean McVay neared the end of his postgame speech in the Coliseum locker room.


Cam Fowler returns to practice as the Ducks prepare for the Florida Panthers

A welcome sight was on the ice Saturday at Honda Center: No. 4.

Rams' Jared Goff offers comic relief with audibles

Don’t blame the big men up front if you see some shoulders shaking Sunday along the Rams offensive line.


David Goffin upsets Roger Federer, will meet Grigor Dimitrov for ATP Finals title


A set up against a man he'd never lost to, Roger Federer looked to be cruising toward a shot at a seventh ATP Finals title. David Goffin had other ideas.

William Byron wins the NASCAR Xfinity Series championship


Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the best retirement gift he could have asked for when William Byron won the Xfinity Series championship for JR Motorsports on Saturday, one day before Earnhardt's final race as a full-time driver.