Archive for the 'Los Angeles' Category

October 30th, 2014

Los Angeles Football Club : 2017

LAFC.com Major League Soccer awards new team to Los Angeles - mlssoccer.com Check out this rundown of the ownership group: The lead dogs will be entrepreneur Henry Nguyen, sports and entertainment leader Peter Guber, and sports veteran Tom Penn. Along with Nguyen, Guber and Penn, the new team’s ownership group includes: Ruben ...
October 27th, 2014

Chivas USA Officially CEASES OPERATIONS Effective Immediately

This letter is on the official Chivas USA page: Dear Fans and Partners, Later this week, Major League Soccer will announce that a new ownership group has been granted the right to operate a second soccer club in Los Angeles. So as to allow that LA-based group the ability to develop and market a club with its own identity, the League has also ...
October 14th, 2014

How A Youth Soccer Team Changed My Life

When I first moved to California I was just about to turn ten years old. We were moving from Kansas City and embarking on a new adventure. My dad had taken a new job in Los Angeles and so the family was heading west. At the time I was playing for a youth soccer team in Kansas City called Club America (that jersey partially inspired this shirt). I was ...
October 3rd, 2014

Handcrafted in Los Angeles : Landon Donovan

LA Galaxy midfielder Landon Donovan explains how he was hand crafted in Los Angeles. * You know how we feel about Los Angeles around here and you know how we feel about LD. In our minds (mine for sure), Los Angeles (and surrounding area) is the greatest place on earth. I wouldn't trade being from here and living here for anything or any place in ...
September 23rd, 2014

Kendrick Lamar – “i”

The first single from Kendrick Lamar's highly anticipated sophomore album has finally landed. His first album, good Kid m.A.A.d. City, was one of the better hip hop albums that has been released in the last few years, so his follow up has hip hop cats eagerly anticipating the release. This first single called "i" showcases Kendrick's flow over a ...
September 15th, 2014

Watch this is you’ve ever wondered what an $85 Million House Looks Like

This, obviously, has nothing to do with soccer - but its incredible nonetheless... This barn, is the epitome of the ridiculousness that is Los Angeles and entertainment and wealth and all of those sorts of thing. I love it. I love everything about it. But, even I'm just sitting here right now in awe after seeing this. This house, is about 15 ...
September 12th, 2014

Summer’s End

Summer is officially over. With the passing of Labor day, we officially have summer in our rear view mirrors. It might not feel anything like that in this blistering heat here in LA, but it's officially over. This wasn't just any summer. This was the summer that hosted the best World Cup I can remember. The summer that saw the US team get out of the ...
September 10th, 2014

Omar Gonzalez cooks and kicks with Chef Ludo Lefebvre

LA Galaxy defender Omar Gonzalez shows off his cooking skills with one of the top chefs in LA! The chef referred to, is none other than Chef Ludo Lefebvre, one of my absolute favorite chefs here in Los Angeles. I first got hip to Ludo on Iron Chef America and some appearances later on Top Chef Masters, but really got hip to him when I started my ...