I understand USC just sold the naming rights to the Coliseum to United Airlines. Does this mean that if a big school booster wants to see a sold-out game there, I would have to relinquish my seats?
Name of UCLA’s stadium: “Rose Bowl, America’s Stadium.”
Name of USC’s stadium: “Embarrassment.”
United Airlines, really? If it’s just about money, why not the Tostitos Coliseum or Tax Slayer Stadium?
USC should not be sharing title billing with anyone, period.
When you have to pay a “mandatory donation,” regarding USC season seats at the Coliseum, isn’t that akin to having to fork over a ransom?
I’m shocked !! Does anyone really think the NBA wants Lonzo Ball in Philadelphia rather than Los Angeles? Get serious!!
What if Boston trades him to a team that will not threaten the Celtics’ run for a championship?
What if the Celtics draft Ball and then trade him to the Lakers for their second overall pick and a player?
Gary N. Sakata
Dear Lakers: please don’t pick Sam Bowie.
I have two words for the Eastern Conference executive who anonymously stated that there was no way the Lakers were going to lose their pick: Chris Paul.
There’s something to be said about a basketball team working hard and finishing the season trying to win games, like Luke Walton did with the Lakers, rather than purposely try to lose them. Had the team tanked like Phoenix did to improve their draft lottery chances, Los Angeles would have had the ping pong balls that the Suns had and would have ended up losing their pick to Philadelphia for the Steve Nash trade debacle. As it turned out, Phoenix got punished, ended up with the fourth pick, and now the…