Brian Martin, Daily Breeze

Brian Martin

Daily Breeze

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • Daily Breeze
  • Daily Bulletin
  • O.C. Register
Past:
  • The Press-Enterprise
  • Redlands Daily Facts
  • L.A. Daily News
  • Whittier Daily News
  • LB Press-Telegram
  • SGV Tribune
  • The Sun
  • The News-Herald
  • The Morning Journal
  • Pasadena Star News

Recent articles by Brian:

For Roosevelt Roberts, the fight continues in the UFC

After being incarcerated at 17, the Moreno Valley lightweight channels his past into the biggest fight of his life Saturday against veteran Jim Miller at UFC on ESPN 11 on Saturday. → Read More

Tiz the Law draws No. 8 post as early 6-5 Belmont favorite

The Florida Derby winner will be ridden by Manny Franco for Saturday’s beginning of the reconfigured Triple Crown series. → Read More

Trevor Denman not calling Del Mar summer meet for first time since 1984

Larry Collmus will step in as Denman, 67, cites health concerns involving coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

UFC announces 3 shows without fans in May in Florida

MMA promotion will return with UFC 249 on May 9 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, folllowed by cards May 13 and 16. → Read More

Just Women’s Sports: Q&A with Bethany Balcer

The first NAIA player to ever sign a contract with an NWSL club talks about her unorthodox path to the NWSL and the impact of coronavirus on the upcoming season → Read More

Here’s how Tony Ferguson reacted to UFC 249 cancellation

An interview with the Costa Mesa lightweight was interrupted when news broke that UFC 249 and his main-event fight with Justin Gaethje, scheduled for April 18 in Lemoore, Calif., was being canceled… → Read More

Duke freshman Cassius Stanley declares for NBA draft

Former Sierra Canyon and Harvard-Westlake star is leaving the Blue Devils after averaging 12.6 points and 4.9 rebounds. → Read More

British Open canceled until 2021 as golf reworks schedule

With golf’s oldest championship not being played for the first time since 1945, other expected moves are the PGA Championship moving to August, the U.S. Open going to September and the Master… → Read More

Who else is joining Kobe Bryant in the Basketball Hall of Fame?

Fellow NBA greats Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett and WNBA star Tamika Catchings are part of the nine-person 2020 class of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame that was announced Saturday. → Read More

Coronavirus causes cancellation of boxing, MMA events in California through May

California State Athletic Commission cancels all combat sports events, including UFC show scheduled for May 16 in San Diego. → Read More

Coronavirus wipes out Wimbledon, first cancellation since World War II

Oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament, scheduled to be played from June 29 to July 12 in London, won’t go on for the first time since 1945. → Read More

NFL draft still on based on exec’s letter to prospects – Press Telegram

NFL vice president Troy Vincent reaches out to top college players about ‘live’ participation in the draft, which is from April 23-25 but will still be held remotely. → Read More

Indianapolis 500 postponed until August due to coronavirus pandemic

Famed race won’t run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946 because of the COVID-19 outbreak. → Read More

Curly Neal, Harlem Globetrotters legend, dies at 77

The dribbling wizard was a crowd favorite who entertained millions while playing for the team for parts of three decades. → Read More

UFC champion Jon Jones held on DWI, gun charges

Light heavyweight champ arrested after police in Albuquerque find him in a parked car with a handgun and a half-empty bottle of liquor early Thursday. → Read More

Gov. Newsom says Santa Anita may continue racing during coronavirus pandemic

Owners and media still not allowed to attend the races, from which the public has been banned since March 14, but the governor’s ‘stay at home’ order Thursday won’t keep the… → Read More

Red Sox ace Chris Sale to have Tommy John surgery

Two weeks after Boston said that the left-hander had a flexor strain near the elbow, Sale will have surgery while entering the second season of a six-year, $160 million contract. → Read More

Zlatan Ibrahimovic raising funds for Italian hospitals amid coronavirus outbreak

Former Galaxy star now playing for AC Milan sets up online fundraiser: ‘If the virus don’t go to Zlatan, Zlatan goes to the virus.’ → Read More

Coronavirus puts the brakes on NASCAR and IndyCar

NASCAR suspends Sunday’s race in Atlanta and next week in Miami; IndyCar calls off its season through the end of April. → Read More

Santa Anita, in response to coronavirus, will continue horse racing but without fans

Stronach Group announces races will continue without spectators the rest of the month, one day after Gov. Gavin Newsom recommended canceling or postponing gatherings of more than 250 throughout the… → Read More