Quick Thought

Maybe the Lakers would do better in free agency if Kobe Bryant walked into room and said, “you only have to play with me for one season.”

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No Felony Charges For Sean Combs Over Kettlebell Incident

Nothing to see here. The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office will not file felony charges against Sean “Diddy” Combs for the kettlebell incident at UCLA. The Los Angeles City Attorney’s office will now decide whether to file misdemeanor charges.

“We are thankful that the District Attorney rejected felony charges in this matter. This case never should have been part of the criminal justice system to begin with,” said Combs’ lawyer, Mark Geragos.

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USC Picture Of The Day

BELL

USC tailback Ricky Bell gains 167 yards against UCLA in 1976 at the Coliseum. One of his blockers that season, offensive guard Donnie Hickman, died Saturday of cancer in Glendale, Ariz. He was 60.

Hickman was an all-Pac-8 first-team pick in 1976 and USC’s offensive player of the year as the Trojans went 11-1, won the Rose Bowl and finished ranked No. 2 in the nation. He was also a member of the 1974 national title team. And his son Justin played defensive end at UCLA and is currently playing in the CFL.

HICKMAN

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Oddsmakers Agree On USC’s Over/Under Victory Totals

Bovada’s released its over/under victory totals for the regular and USC comes in at 8.5, which is pretty close to what everyone else says. So isn’t really 8.5 of the Trojans’ final 10 games because of the opening two victories over Arkansas State and Idaho? UCLA is 9.5

Every other teams is after the jump:

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A Dilemma For Recruits

Everyone knows UCLA might start a true freshman at quarterback next season. But so might Oregon State. Seth Collins was a two-star quarterback at Granite Hills High School. He enrolled early at Oregon State and had an impressive spring. And he is the frontrunner to start.

He chose wisely. That is the dilemma facing recruits. Could Ricky Town or Sam Darnold be the frontrunner at Oregon State today instead of Nos. 3-4 on the depth chart at USC? And would it be worth it?

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Thomas Graham Picks USC

It was more than 90 minutes later than expected but cornerback Thomas Graham selected USC (as expected). This had to be one USC’s easiest sell jobs: Graham said USC was his dream school and his sister is already enrolled as an incoming freshman.

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