January 30, 2009 |
at Orlando 99, Cleveland 88: Dwight Howard had 22 points and 18 rebounds, and Hedo Turkoglu scored 19 points for the Magic. LeBron James, who was 10 of 27 from the field and had 23 points, spent much of the night complaining to the officials. " . . . It can get frustrating at times when you continue to just get beat up and you don't get the attention of the refs," he said.
June 8, 2007 |
What's ABC's matchup to watch in Game 2 of the NBA Finals, Tim Duncan vs. Anderson Varejao? Game 1's ballyhooed matchup of Duncan vs. LeBron James wasn't exactly one for the ages. Duncan was Duncan, scoring 24 points with 13 rebounds and five blocks. James laid an egg big enough to hatch an elephant, scoring 14 points, missing 12 of 16 shots with six turnovers as the Spurs cruised to an 85-76 win over his Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night.
June 27, 2003 |
Unlike his teammate-to-be LeBron James, there is no $90-million Nike deal or even a guaranteed rookie contract for Jason Kapono. But the UCLA forward with the solid shooting stroke is overjoyed at being drafted in the second round by the Cleveland Cavaliers, joining top pick James. "It presents a great opportunity for a player like me," said Kapono, taken with the 31st selection. "Cleveland is an up-and-coming team with a lot of young talent.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 17, 1995 |
The infectious gospel music cascading from the Los Angeles Convention Center's cavernous Exhibit Hall K this week drew the faithful and the curious. Inside, a 3,000-voice mass choir was rehearsing songs it will record Friday--a highlight of the Gospel Music Workshop of America's 28th annual convention, which wraps up Saturday.
April 8, 1993 |
Jerry Wexler, who was head of Atlantic Records in 1972, had been begging Aretha Franklin for years to record in church, for he knew that of all the elements that combined in her brilliant sound, gospel truly was the key. She finally agreed to cut this album live at a Baptist church in Los Angeles on two successive nights.
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April 4, 1992
Members of the church run by the late gospel singer and pastor James Cleveland won a temporary court order Friday preventing the financial manager of the church from selling the property. Various members of the Cornerstone Institutional Baptist Church in Los Angeles claim that Annette Thomas, who managed the church funds, gained control of the church's assets through a trust set up just before Cleveland died in February, 1991. According to their attorney, Stephen M.