Articles by

Mark Whicker

Whicker: Ducks, Kings get two well-traveled kids who see an opportunity

Their upcoming journey to the Golden State will be their first. Mason McTavish and Brandt Clarke have...

Whicker: How Cameron Payne went from bust to boom for Phoenix Suns

Monty Williams, the Phoenix coach, walked from L.A. Live to Staples Center for Friday’s practice.Just ahead of...

Whicker: Want an NCAA revolution? The Supreme Court is here to help

Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh did not have to write a thing.The Supreme Court had already spoken, in...

Whicker: To make a memory, Clippers dissolve a 2015 nightmare

What goes around comes around, even if it takes a six-year orbit, even if most of us...

Cantlay heads to the U.S. Open buoyed by victory and possibility

Sunday on the PGA Tour is the province of stranger things. Scoreboards flip and golf balls disappear.But...

The jockeys take the stage at Louisville, and Ron Anderson puts them into position

The first Saturday in May belongs to the soldiers from Lilliput.They spend the rest of the year...

Whicker: Mick Cronin crafted UCLA using L.A.’s talent and Cincinnati’s tenacity

Mick Cronin had UCLA fans at “yes.”It didn’t really matter that Cronin had not coached in a...

Whicker: High school football returns just in time for the ‘walking mummies’

In Texas, Austin Westlake won the 6A Division I championship over Southlake Carroll. In Arizona, Chandler took...