October 29, 2013 |
Doc Rivers doesn't need to turn on his GPS just yet. That Clippers' championship parade route he talked about plotting Tuesday may not be ready to be taken any time soon, even as a psychological ploy. Not when your presumed Finals contender can't navigate the Lakers without Kobe Bryant. Not when your team of All-Stars is beaten largely by a who's-nobody collection of Xavier Henry, Jodie Meeks and Wesley Johnson. BOX SCORE: Lakers 116, Clippers 103 A few hours before the Clippers' flop of an opener, Rivers had boldly talked about taking the Clippers where no coach had before, about figuring out the smartest way to navigate the streets around Staples Center come June.
September 19, 2013 |
Chuck Woolery used to help people hook up on "Love Connection. " Now he's more interested in seeing President Obama and his liberal supporters get the hook. At age 72, the conservative game show host has become a prolific tweeter, with more than 67,000 followers. Unlike most celebrities, he's also not afraid to lay out his political views. Again and again and again. In the space of one hour Thursday afternoon, Woolery offered up more than 30 tweets - nearly all of them professing disdain for Obama, his healthcare program or progressivism in general.
September 15, 2013 |
The Pac-12 continued its (Eastern) time-honored tradition of playing host to some of the most compelling football ever played after midnight in Altoona. Anybody can roll out great games on CBS in broad daylight, but the Pac-12 excels at impasses with major cable distributors and saving its highlight-reel stuff for security guards and vampires. If you thought Alabama and Texas A&M was good theater, and it was, you should have popped NoDoz and caught the end of Oregon State at Utah and then Wisconsin at Arizona State.
September 6, 2013 |
Wayne Brady, who hosts "Let's Make a Deal," has made one himself with the purchase of a condominium in Pacific Palisades for $1.75 million. The unit features French doors opening to terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows and ocean views. There are three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and 2,227 square feet of interior space. Brady, 41, started hosting the new "Let's Make a Deal" in 2009 and is once again on the comedy improv show "Whose Line Is It Anyway?," which started back up this year.
June 10, 2013 |
After doing more than 4,000 episodes over the last half-century of his iconic daytime game show "Let's Make a Deal," Monty Hall is finally getting an Emmy Award. "TV's Big Dealer" is receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 40th Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards airing Sunday on Turner Broadcasting's HLN. His wife of 65 years, Marilyn Hall, beat him to the podium nearly 30 years ago, winning an Emmy as a producer of the 1985 CBS TV movie "Do You Remember Love?" PHOTOS: Behind-the-scenes Classic Hollywood "I'm going to place the Emmy on a shelf next to my wife's Emmy and maybe one day we'll have little Emmys," Monty Hall said with a smile during a recent interview at his comfortable Beverly Hills home.
March 12, 2013 |
GSN, which used to be known as the Game Show Network, is not playing around when it comes to its new reality series, "Family Trade. " The show, which begins Tuesday, is the first of a series of projects under the umbrella of "real-life games," which is a key part in its strategy to broaden its programming and brand. Shows in the "real-life game" slate "take place in real-life settings and feature real-life risk and reward, winners and losers, joy and disappointment," network executives said in a statement.