Greg Beacham, The Associated Press

Greg Beacham

The Associated Press

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Greg:

AP source: Lakers choose Darvin Ham as next head coach

A person with knowledge of the decision says Darvin Ham has accepted an offer to be the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. → Read More

Kings rout Oilers 4-0 in Game 4, series even

The best of seven series is tied at two games apiece. Game 5 is Tuesday in Edmonton. → Read More

Valdez bests Ohtani, Astros top Angels 3-1 for opener record

Ten years in a row the Houston Astros have won opening day, tying the MLB record. → Read More

Chargers’ Justin Herbert leads AFC to victory in Pro Bowl’s return – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

From Darius Leonard’s rambling pick-6 on the opening drive to Mac Jones’ blissfully enthusiastic Griddy dance at the 2-minute warning, the Pro Bowl’s Vegas debut was a messy, chao… → Read More

NHL All-Stars sad to miss Olympics, but happy to be in Las Vegas

Most of the world’s best hockey players are spending this weekend in opulent hotel suites in one of the planet's top party towns instead of being confined to modest Olympic accommodations in freezing-cold Beijing. The NHL All-Stars still aren't happy about missing their ... → Read More

Ducks believe new GM Pat Verbeek can take the team to a championship

Pat Verbeek spent two decades in the NHL as a gritty right wing and 16 more years as a front-office executive preparing for the chance to run his own team. → Read More

Pat Verbeek hired as Anaheim Ducks' new general manager

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Pat Verbeek spent two decades in the NHL as a gritty right wing and 16 more years as a front-office executive preparing for the chance to run his own team. → Read More

Rams rally to Super Bowl with stunning 20-17 win over Niners

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Travin Howard made a game-sealing interception with 1:09 to play, and the Los Angeles Rams rallied from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter to secure a spot in the Super Bowl at their home stadium next month with a thrilling 20-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC championship game Sunday night. → Read More

Stars aligned: LA Rams confident their big names will deliver in NFC championship game

Paying top prices for premium players means the Rams have high stakes in January. They realize this team-up will be widely perceived as a failure unless they reach their hometown Super Bowl next month — but nobody in the Rams’ training complex seems worried. → Read More

Von Miller has six tackles, sack as Rams beat Cardinals 34-11 in playoff rout

Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in his first playoff victory, and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. → Read More

Stafford propels Rams past Cardinals 34-11 in playoff rout

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in his first playoff victory, and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. → Read More

NFL playoffs: Stafford and Murray to go head-to-head at SoFi Stadium

Two elite passers will try to get their first postseason victories when the fourth-seeded Los Angeles Rams (12-5) host fifth-seeded Arizona (11-6) in the first playoff game in the history of the multibillion-dollar stadium that will host the Super Bowl less than four weeks later. → Read More

Malik Monk has 29 pts, Lakers beat Hawks Friday night

Monk scored 21 points in the first half while hitting eight of his first nine shots in his latest impressive performance for the Lakers, who signed him as a free agent in the offseason. → Read More

LeBron scores 30, Lakers top Magic 106-94 for 5th win in 7

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James finished playing back-to-back road games in the Midwest on Friday, flew to Phoenix on Saturday to watch his son play, and then dropped a triple-double on the Orlando Magic back in LA on Sunday night. → Read More

Peña finds shocking UFC title victory at end of rocky road

LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Dana White strapped the bantamweight belt around Julianna Peña's waist after one of the biggest upsets in UFC history, the promotion's president immediately thought back to the first time he met her about eight years ago. → Read More

Andrew Whitworth's 40 time is only getting better for Rams

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Whitworth needed two knee surgeries before his 2013 season with the Cincinnati Bengals. During several frustrating months of slow rehabilitation, the left tackle seriously began to contemplate life after football. → Read More

Lakers handle Celtics 117-102, split rivalry for season

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 30 points, Russell Westbrook added 24 points and 11 assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Boston Celtics 117-102 on Tuesday night in the latest chapter of the NBA's most storied rivalry. → Read More

LA Rams snap 3-game skid, roll over Jacksonville 37-7

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars were the cure for just about everything that ailed the Los Angeles Rams throughout November. → Read More

Utah St routs No. 19 San Diego St 46-13, wins Mountain West

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Bowling caught two touchdown passes from Logan Bonner during the decisive third quarter, and Utah State won its first Mountain West Conference title with a 46-13 rout of No. 19 San Diego State on Saturday. → Read More

Lincoln Riley eager to return USC Trojans to winning ways

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lincoln Riley arrived at Southern California on Monday with a determination to restore the Trojans to their place atop the college football world. → Read More