Lakers take a step back

By Tamara Latta Sports Writer Cold shooting has taken the Lakers two steps back. Kobe Bryant’s shot was off most of the night, hitting 6/18 from the field and racking up just 20 points. But his adroit hands were able to hit a 3-pointer with only 16 seconds left to tie the game. Despite that incredible shot,…

Metro offers transportation deal for LA Dodgers fans

    Metro will again offer Dodger Stadium Express bus service from Union Station in downtown Los Angeles to Dodger Stadium beginning March 28 with the Dodgers’ pre-game series and throughout the regular 2011 baseball season under a grant approved by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC).

Tamara’s Sports Lounge

By Tamara Latta Sports Writer I am a graduate of Cal State Los Angeles, where I received my bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism. My heart, mind, body and soul are married to sports.

Things to know when fishing, hunting

The California Department of Fish and Game now offers a website that features a weekly column to answer questions about: California’s many fish and wildlife species; hunting and fishing methods, regulations and opportunities; and natural resource conservation. The following are some questions and answers recently featured on the site: Can sport-caught fish be prepared and…