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Kobe Bryant's 26 points lead Lakers to preseason win

ocregister.com — LOS ANGELES - It's unclear if the Lakers record will mirror that of the franchise-worst achieved by last year's squad, but by Sunday they were well on the way to equaling that team's absurdity. Try this on: Ryan Kelly was to make his preseason debut Sunday after missing the first three weeks of training camp with a strained left hamstring.
Oct 20, 2014

Just as the absurdity was hitting 2013-14 levels, the Lakers found some defensive grit to beat much-improved Jazz bit.ly/1t3XzNu

Oct 20, 2014

Just as the absurdity was hitting 2013-14 levels, the Lakers found some defensive grit to beat much-improved Jazz bit.ly/1t3XzNu

Versatile Beleskey off to a solid start for Ducks

ocregister.com — ANAHEIM - Some players might get irritated by their coach moving them about the team's lineup. One night here and the next night there. Not Matt Beleskey. For one, the winger has become an everyday player in his seventh NHL season and it is his willingness to be effective in whatever role needed for the Ducks that keeps him in the lineup.
Oct 20, 2014

Notebook: Matt Beleskey continues his hot start, Bruce Boudreau believes Ducks can win the low-scoring games. ocregister.com/articles/beles…

Vatanen finds scoring touch on power play as Ducks beat Blues, 3-0

ocregister.com — ANAHEIM -- Sami Vatanen scored two power-play goals Sunday night to back goalie Frederik Andersen's first career shutout as the Ducks won their fifth straight with a 3-0 decision over the St. Louis Blues. Vatanen provided the offensive juice for the Ducks (5-1-0), scoring in the first and second periods for his first two-goal game in the NHL.
Oct 20, 2014

OCR gamer: Sami Vatanen's two goals support Frederik Andersen's first NHL shutout in Ducks' 3-0 win over St. Louis. ocregister.com/articles/ducks…

Beleskey helps Ducks get fifth straight win

ocregister.com — After losing their season opener, the Ducks have rattled off five straight wins. The latest was a 3-0 decision over St. Louis on Sunday night and Matt Beleskey, who led off the scoring, talked about the win and their current streak.
Oct 20, 2014

Matt Beleskey talks about the Ducks' latest triumph and putting an early win streak together. ocregister.com/video/?videoId…

One last happy day, then time to slay them

ocregister.com — SANTA ANA - Marilyn Kay Edge of Scottsdale, Ariz., made detailed plans to carry out the slayings of her 13-year-old son Jaelen and 10-year-old daughter Faith. That's what a Santa Ana police Detective Eddie Nunez told an Orange County Grand Jury in testimony made public last week.

Golovkin scores strong KO victory against Rubio

ocregister.com — CARSON - Gennady Golovkin came, saw, conquered and added an 18 th consecutive knockout victory to his record. Golovkin, making his Southern California debut at The StubHub Center, sent the crowd of 9,323 home early with his second-round knockout victory of Marco Antonio Rubio Saturday night.