Chuck Schilken, Los Angeles Times

Chuck Schilken

Los Angeles Times

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Recent articles by Charles:

Russell Westbrook? Nia Dennis? Emma Raducanu? Which athlete won the Met Gala red carpet?

Here are some of the best looks from athletes — including Emma Raducanu, Naomi Osaka, Russell Westbrook, Serena Williams and Nia Dennis — at the 2021 Met Gala. → Read More

Notre Dame defends Leprechaun after it is ranked among most offensive mascots

Notre Dame says its Leprechaun isn't offensive. 'The intent is to recognize the determination of the Irish people and ... the university’s athletes.' → Read More

Naomi Osaka leaves in tears after exchange with reporter

Tennis star Naomi Osaka breaks down in tears following an exchange with a reporter Monday at a news conference. Her agent later calls the writer a "bully." → Read More

Trea Turner's smooth slide inspires Dodgers to quote BTS

Trea Turner's slide home against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday was so smooth, it inspired the Dodgers to quote the BTS hit 'Butter' on Twitter. → Read More

Kyle Kuzma shares special Kobe Bryant memories in farewell letter to L.A.

Kyle Kuzma talks about how Kobe Bryant put him at ease in their first meeting and how a morning in the gym with Bryant was "the hardest workout I’ve ever had." → Read More

Vanessa Bryant settles lawsuit filed against her by her mother

Sofia Urbieta Laine sued Vanessa Bryant, alleging she was due back pay as a nanny and that Kobe Bryant had promised to support her financially. → Read More

Reggie Bush wants his Heisman Trophy back now that NCAA has loosened NIL rules

Reggie Bush forfeited his Heisman Trophy in 2010. Now he wants it back. → Read More

Is Tom Brady throwing shade toward Jimmy G on 'The Shop?'

A brief comment from a clip of HBO's 'The Shop: Uninterrupted' has social media detectives again thinking Tom Brady has a beef with Jimmy Garoppolo. → Read More

Mardy Fish offers his support to Naomi Osaka. He's been there

Like Naomi Osaka, who decided to exit the French Open, Mardy Fish once stepped away from a successful tennis career because of mental health issues. → Read More

What's a Yurchenko double pike? Simone Biles will show you

Simone Biles made history during the U.S. Classic gymnastics competition Saturday by becoming the first woman to attempt a Yurchenko double pike on the vault. → Read More

No decision yet on whether Carlos Vela will return to LAFC lineup vs. Rapids

LAFC is struggling, but coach Bob Bradley still wasn’t ready to promise Carlos Vela would start Saturday against the surging Colorado Rapids. → Read More

Detroit coach Dan Campbell wants a pet lion. He has his reasons

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell says he wants an actual lion as a pet that he can take to practice as motivation. → Read More

Vanessa Bryant good with Natalia at prom over Kobe induction

Natalia Bryant accepted Kobe Bryant's Hall of Fame jacket Friday. Then, with mother Vanessa Bryant's blessing, she flew back to L.A. the next day for senior prom. → Read More

Lakers' LeBron James won't play vs. Rockets tonight

Lakers star LeBron James announced on Twitter he will not return from injury Wednesday night against the Houston Rockets. → Read More

Does Tim Tebow deserve another shot in the NFL? Does it matter?

Does Tim Tebow deserve another shot in the NFL and does it even matter anymore? → Read More

Is the world ready for Tim Tebow, the NFL tight end? The Jaguars might be

According to multiple media reports, Tim Tebow is seeking a return to the NFL as a tight end and the Jacksonville Jaguars, coached by Urban Meyer, are interested. → Read More

When is the 2021 NFL draft? TV schedule, picks, order, news

After a remote experience last year, the 2021 NFL draft in Cleveland is a return to normal, or close to it. Here's how to watch and everything else you need to know. → Read More

George Floyd's brother thanks Raiders for support

Philonise Floyd thanked the Raiders a day after the team tweeted "I CAN BREATHE" following Derek Chavin's conviction for the murder of George Floyd. → Read More

Zion Williamson debuts Jordan Brand sneakers, Zion 1, tonight

New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williams is the first Gen Z athlete to have signature shoes for Nike's Jordan Brand. He debuts the Zion 1 sneakers tonight. → Read More

Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor will take their squabble to the octagon

Two days after Conor McGregor canceled his bout with Dustin Poirier, the UFC said the fight is on for a full house at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. → Read More