For the full list of AListDaily feature stories, including interviews with Mark Cuban, Migos, Bryce Harper, Rob Gronkowski, William Shatner, Akon, Charles Barkley, Steve Aoki, as well as C-level executives from Fortune 1000 companies, click here.

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On-air TV reports:

2018 Boston Red Sox World Series Championship

Manny Pacquiao, Adrien Broner Fight

Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury Fight Report From Staples Center




Los Angeles now has a Super Bowl team, but does anyone care?

Brilliant Red Sox crush Dodgers to win fourth World Series in 15 years

Leo Santa Cruz outslugs Abner Mares in potential fight of the year

George Groves hoping for third time lucky as world title shot draws near


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Andrew Cancio balances world championship boxing and a SoCal Gas job. It’s not easy (print; digital)

Andrew Cancio retains title with early knockout over Alberto Machado (print; digital)

Boxing legend Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker dies after being struck by a car (digital; print)

Caleb Plant fights for his late mother and daughter as he forges path as world champion (digital; print)

Banc of California Stadium evokes site’s Sports Arena past to host its first boxing match (digital; print)

Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic highlights UFC 241 from Anaheim (digital; print)

UFC 241: Stipe Miocic knocks out Daniel Cormier to regain heavyweight belt (digital; print)

Canelo Alvarez decides to skip September fight this year (digital)

Canelo Alvarez’s next opponent approved (digital; print)

Anthony Joshua-Andy Ruiz rematch will be in Saudi Arabia (digital; print)

Jaime Munguia, Ryan Garcia to headline Sept. 14 fight card in Carson (digital)

Danny Garcia faces a trap fight when taking on journeyman Adrian Granados on Saturday (print; digital); Syndicated to Baltimore Sun and South Florida Sun Sentinel

Danny Garcia dominates Adrian Granados for seven rounds in TKO victory (print; digital)

Vergil Ortiz Jr.’s one-punch power, KO streak put to test against Antonio Orozco (digital)


Summer Entertainment Guide







2015 Summer Entertainment Guide (28-pages; LA Times)
LA Time (52-pages; LA Times)
Tribune Time (32-pages; Chicago Tribune)

Special Print Travel Sections For LA Times

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Urban, wilderness surprises await in Alberta (Canada)
Western Canada’s gourmet trail (Canada)
Tourists bask in Baja (Mexico)
Boutiques bloom in the desert (Palm Springs)
Spring Travel Insider (International)
New Year, New Destinations (International)


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Hoag Classic Special Section (print)
Las Vegas Guide (print; digital
Rock in Rio 
(12 pages; LA Times)
Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade (36-pages, The Daily Pilot)
Best of Burbank (40 pages; Burbank Leader)
Best of Glendale (20 pages; Glendale News-Press)

Digital Content Campaigns

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DirecTV NFL Sunday Ticket (LA Times)
2015 Rose Bowl Game (LA Times)
DineLA Restaurant Week (LA Times)



How Manny Pacquiao Trains at 40 Years Old Like He’s 20 ;
Story also re-published on Yahoo!, and aggregated on FOX Sports

I followed the Filipino fighter from up close throughout his entire training camp and even went running with him to see how boxing’s generational superstar still does it at 40 ahead of his toughest fight in years.

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Randy Moss keeps promise to cancer survivor by handing her diploma at graduation
The WR befriended 2 year-old Kassi Spier as a Vikings rookie in 1998 and kept a longtime promise.

NFL Draft picks on the road to greatness
Seven players — one for each round of 2015 NFL Draft — to track as they attempt to forge a successful career.

Quarterbacks Bryce Petty, Brett Hundley pegged as backups
Notable draft picks from Rounds 4 through 7 of the 2015 NFL Draft.

Miami Dolphins unveil $400 million plan for Sun Life Stadium
The stadium will go through a renovation to enhance the fan experience. Team owner Stephen Ross is privately funding the initiative.

Eric Dickerson: St. Louis Rams belong in Los Angeles
Randy Moss: I’ve always stood in Tom Brady’s corner
Vereen: Brady told my parents I’d have big Super Bowl game
Jack Steadman, former Kansas City Chiefs GM, dies at 86
Bills suspend OL coach Aaron Kromer for first six games
Pats receive Super Bowl XLIX rings
Bruce Irvin: I would love to be in Seattle 

Marshawn Lynch boots ball into orbit
Tebow visits Pacquiao in camp
Tom Brady continues to own Facebook
Beckham Jr. throws down windmill dunk
Browns sign No. 12 pick Shelton to 4-year, $11.7M deal
Adrian Peterson absent at Vikings OTAs
Sherman: I wish football was an Olympic sport
Wilson: If it’s $25M or $1.5M, I’ll be ready to go
Ben Heeney achieves childhood dream by making NFL
Jeff Heuerman tears ACL
Eagles exercise Cox’s contract option
Broncos, Demaryius have ‘significant gap’ on new deal 
Junior Galette won’t need pectoral surgery
Cushing has three surgeries
2015 Forecast: Minnesota Vikings
Harrison to pick between Steelers, Titans
A.P. critiques Vikings’ play-calling
Manning sticking with ‘Omaha!’
Fans unite in support of homeless 49ers fan
Wilson, Texas Ranger
Steven Jackson: I ‘believed my own hype’
Don Jones disciplined for tweets
RGIII loses the knee brace
Saints sign Jean-Baptiste
Vikings re-sign Simpson
Crocker signs with Minnesota
Nixon misses team flight, declared out
Werner, Gray inactive for AFC Championship Game
Inside Training Camp Live
Bowman undergoes surgery
Levitre has appendix removed
Giants sign Idonije
Casillas re-signs with Bucs

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Cover Stories

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Feature Profile Print Stories (click for PDF)

Andre Agassi: Hall of Fame tennis player (Read in Russian)
Jerry Tarkanian: Hall of Fame UNLV basketball coach (Read in Russian)
Zach Bogosian: Defenseman for the Winnipeg Jets (Read in Russian)
Trent Edwards: Buffalo Bills starting quarterback
Yura Movsisyan: Soccer player
Jim Michaelian: Founder of Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach
Matt Vasgersian: MLB Network host and broadcaster
Tim Kurkjian: ESPN baseball reporter and analyst
Arthur Abraham: World champion boxer (Read in Russian)
John Sarkisian: Founder and CEO of SKLZ
Bryan Srabian: San Francisco Giants’ director of digital media
Ara Vartanian: Sports agent
Sooren Derboghosian: UCLA basketball player
Plastic Magic: Science behind the mouth guard

Geoffrey Zakarian: Food Network Iron Chef (Read in Russian)
Alex Yemenidjian: Owner of Tropicana Casino Las Vegas
Haig Kelegian: Owner of five Southern California casinos
Platinum Motorsports: Auto restyling brand (Read in Russian)
Mike Israyelan: Owner of Muse Lifestyle Group
Alex Seropian: Creator of Xbox video game “Halo” (Read in Russian)
Donna D’Errico: Baywatch Actress and Playboy Playmate
George Duran: Celebrity chef
Peter Musurlian: Emmy Award-winning producer
Industrial Toys: Mobile video game startup

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Viktor Postol stuns Lucas Matthysse with 10th round KO to claim WBC title
Postol convincingly dominated the heavy favorited Argentinean.

Antonio Orozco reaches contender status with decision victory over Humberto Soto
Orozco came away with the hard-fought unanimous decision in the classic youth-versus-experience showdown.





After TKO victory, Danny Garcia has Pacquiao in his sight (Philadelphia Inquirer; print)

Julian Williams looks to build his portfolio — in boxing ring and in real estate (Philadelphia Inquirer; print)

Philly boxer Stephen Fulton gets title shot after rising from ‘The Bottom’ (Philadelphia Inquirer; print)

Danny Garcia wants Pacquiao next (Philadelphia Daily News; print)

My Pilgrimage to Kirk Kerkorian’s Final Resting Place
A reflective piece about the Las Vegas pioneer and one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

Los Angeles Clippers Honor Armenian Community With Heritage Night
The Clippers paid tribute to the million-plus Armenians who reside in greater in the city.

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Penciled to lose, Manny Pacquiao relishes underdog role
The Filipino senator finds himself in a precarious position.

At age 40, Manny Pacquiao embarks on unknown path with last act
If Pacquiao does not prepare to take Adrien Broner seriously, he could be in for a rude awakening against the one-time Mayweather protégé

Pacquiao’s killer instinct is back, yet he plans to kill Mayweather with kindness
Pacquiao says his motivation has returned for the Mayweather fight, but that doesn’t mean he won’t share the Gospel with his foe afterwards.

Can Nonito Donaire avoid the Axe Man’s chopping block?
A preview of Nonito Donaire’s fight against Nicholas Walters.

Nonito Donaire must pick up the pieces?
Nonito Donaire Jr. must rebuild his image after suffering a sixth round knockout to Nicholas Walters.




Inside the Training Camp of Manny Pacquiao
A revealing look inside how Filipino pugilist prepares for his fights


Tyson Fury discusses the state of the heavyweight division 

Deontay Wilder relishes newly formed PPV star power

Freddie Roach has found the next Manny Pacquiao

All Boxing Scene stories can be found here.

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Next Step Up
A preview of Vanes Martirosyan’s fight against Demetrius Andrade.

The Rodeo Must Go On
A preview of Vic Darchinyan’s fight against Nonito Donaire.

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Barry Bittersweet
My run-in with all-time home run king Barry Bonds.

What would you do for a Dodgers game?
Back when writing about sports wasn’t a full-time job, I had to do everything and anything to watch a playoff game.

For an archived list of Daily Sundial stories, click here.

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The People’s Champ
Vic Darchinyan is the littlest grown man you’ve ever seen, but the Lord of the Fly’s is arguably one of the biggest names buzzing around in boxing.




Gennady Golovkin Begins New Chapter Of Life With DAZN (In Russian)

Gennady Golovkin Takes Center Stage On Cinco De Mayo (In Russian)






Former NFL player Chris McCain makes MMA debut
Chad George bids farewell to MMA with retirement fight
Brian del Rosario makes comeback after motorcycle accident
Jack May defends heavyweight title
Jared Papazian marks MMA return 
LXF 1 lights up Los Angeles

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