(The TEN is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in (The TEN)
1. The Kings celebrate the 2014 Stanley Cup title by raising the banner at Staples Center but then go out and lose to San Jose 4-0.
2. USC (3-2) is a 2 ½ point favorite over Arizona (5-0) Saturday night at Arizona Stadium.
3. Dodger pitcher Josh Beckett announces his retirement.
4. Montebello at Schurr Friday 7:00 pm. Last Year: Montebello 14 Schurr 7.
5. Angel outfielder Josh Hamilton is owed $95 million over the next three years. Hamilton didn’t hit a home run at Angel Stadium this year and hit only 10 total while appearing in 89 games.
6. Oregon vs. UCLA at Rose Bowl-Saturday 12:30 pm.
7. Harvard-Westake RB Garrett Robinson stats: 81-581 yards, 8 TD.
8. Happy Birthday to former Chicago Bear Hall of Fame linebacker Mike Singletary who turns 56 today.
9. On this date in 1966 the Baltimore Orioles complete a sweep of the Dodgers in the 63rd World Series.
10. “I love football. I really love football. As far as I’m concerned it’s the second best thing in the world.”- Joe Namath.