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All articles by Nicholai R. Roska
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.NBA --- The Kobe Memorial at Staples Center is gone but the sadness lingers (PHOTOS)
Thu, 06 Feb 2020
LOS ANGELES --- Quietly, in the dead of a dwindling Super Bowl Sunday night, the makeshift memorial that came to life around the Staples Center-L.A.Live campus was taken down to make way for contractually obligated events
NBA All-Star Saturday -- Mitchell wins dunk tilt, Booker is 3-point king
Sun, 18 Feb 2018
Los Angeles -- Utah Jazz rookie Mitchell Donovan was crowned slam dunk champion in the signature event of the NBA All-Star Saturday at the Staples Center.
The 6-foot-3, 211-pound Donovan beat
2nd ESPN-LA Celebrity Game -- Shooting hoops and having fun for charity
Wed, 10 Aug 2016
LOS ANGELES -- The 2nd annual ESPNLA 710 All Star Celebrity Basketball Game dribbled off last August 5 at the Microsoft Square in this world famous City of Angels. As expected, the event was &
Pinoy stars shine as Jordan Clarkson coaches Power 106 All-Star Game (Photos)
Wed, 07 Oct 2015
LOS ANGELES -- The task was to keep tabs on Filipino-American cager and Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson.
But as the chain of events unfolded at the Power 106 FM Celebrity All Star g
PhilBoxing gets invite to ESPN charity hoops (PHOTOS)
Wed, 12 Aug 2015
LOS ANGELES -- Television giant ESPN held a celebrity basketball game on the evening of August 7 to honor the late sportscaster Stuart Scott.
The friendly hoops tiff, which benefitted the Stuart Soctt Memorial Cancer
Unsung heroes in the Philippine Special Olympics Team
Sun, 02 Aug 2015
Photos by Kathleen Mae Roska.
LOS ANGELES -- Having witnessed the unconditional love and support of Team Philippines in these Special Olympics here in Los Angeles, it is only fair to cover the people behind the scenes who have
2015 Special Olympics: Pinoys cart two more gold medals
Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Photos by Kathleen Maye Roska.
LOS ANGELES -- In an extremely productive harvest at the ongoing 2015 Special Olympics World Games, two Filipino athletes hauled three gold medals in their respective events.
Special Olympics World Games 2015 opens with a bang (PHOTOS)
Mon, 27 Jul 2015
PhilBoxing photos by Kathleen Maye Roska
LOS ANGELES --A star-studded opening ceremonies highlighted the opening of the Special Olympics World Games 2015 here in this beautiful city of angels.
NBA -- Silver linings in the purple-and-gold's gloomy season
Fri, 17 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers' franchise-worst regular season ended the way it began --- with a loss. This time, it was a 23-point beating at the hands of the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night at Staples Center.
NBA --Grizzlies handle Clippers for 19th road win
Fri, 15 Mar 2013
LOS ANGELES -- While the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers continue to make noise around the NBA, the Memphis Grizzlies quietly notched their sixth straight victory and defeated the Los Angeles Clippers, 96-85, Wedne