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USC didn't give itself time to interview other coaches, but by beating Jim Mora and UCLA, Clay Helton has given the Trojans a chance to win the Pac-12.
Lebron regrets not meeting Kobe in Finals
"I didn't hold up my end of the bargain in 2009 for the fans, for us, to meet in the Finals. ... I know the world wanted to see it. I wanted it, we wanted it, he held up his end and I didn't hold up my end, and I hate that. I hate that that didn't happen."
LeBron James says he's truly sad Kobe Bryant is retiring and wishes the two had met in the Finals.
Los Angeles briefing: Kevin Durant stands up for Kobe; Clippers win but lose Chris Paul; bold predictions for the Dodgers and Angels
A look at a few stories from ESPNLosAngeles.com making rounds on Tuesday, December 1.
Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate if Kobe Bryant is in the NBA's all-time top ten, what will happen when Peyton Manning returns and what Johnny Manziel's real potential is.
Stanford and USC are set to play for the Pac-12 crown Saturday, but which league schools have a realistic shot at a title in 2016?
Metta World Peace on Kobe Bryant
The Lakers forward joined Jorge & Jen to tell his best Kobe Bryant stories ... including how an ever-studious Kobe learned Spanish just so he knew what the other players on the court were saying. Listen
With the regular season completed, the Pac-12 Blog takes a look at how the games it recommended you to see each week turned out.
USC got a coach, while Oregon and Stanford both picked up key commitments
Kevin Pelton breaks down the Lakers' tricky path to future title contention, including how they should handle D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle and 2016 free agency.
Lakers F Metta World Peace comments on his decision to return to L.A., Kobe Bryant's work ethic, Bryant's next steps, Bryant's perceived struggles and Lamar Odom's recovery.
Stanford leads the Pac-12 in converting on third down, but Saturday will face a USC defense that is the league's best at getting off the field.
In Tuesday's Morning 3-on-3, we look at the play of Anaheim's John Gibson, who has been stellar since being called up and could force some tough decisions by the Ducks and Team North America.
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