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Top 10 Los Angeles Sports Stories From 2013

The holidays are here, snow is beginning to fall (on most NFL games along the East Coast) and 2013 will soon be in the books — and what a year it was for sports in Los Angeles!

12/08/2013

Head coach Bruce Arena and Landon Donovan #10 of Los Angeles Galaxy celebrate the 3-1 victory against the Houston Dynamo to win the 2012 MLS Cup at The Home Depot Center on December 1, 2012 in Carson, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Dodgers And Galaxy Team Up To Offer Special Benefits To LA Sports Fans

The 2012 MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy will partner with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the third consecutive season to the benefit of Los Angeles sports fans.

05/07/2013

Goaltender Jonas Hiller #1 of the Anaheim Ducks makes a save as David Moss #18 of the Phoenix Coyotes attempts to control the puck during the first period of the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on March 4, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ducks Lose To Coyotes In Shootout For Second Time In Series

For Oliver Ekman-Larsson and the Phoenix Coyotes, the encore was as productive as the original.

03/04/2013

Metta World Peace #15, Kobe Bryant #24, and Dwight Howard #12 of the Los Angeles Lakers wait to resume play action against the Atlanta Hawks at Staples Center on March 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Leads Lakers Over Hawks 99-98 In Exciting Ending

Kobe Bryant scored 11 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and hit the go-ahead layup with 9 seconds left, leading the Los Angeles Lakers back to .500 for the first time in more than two months with a 99-98 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night.

03/03/2013

Mike Magee #18 of the Los Angeles Galaxy celebrates his goal in the first half with teammate A.J. DeLaGarza #20 against the Chicago Fire during the MLS match at The Home Depot Center on March 3, 2013 in Carson, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Galaxy Start Season With 4-0 Win Over Fire

The post-David Beckham era is off to a rousing start for the Los Angeles Galaxy.

03/03/2013

Aaron Harang #44 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 26, 2012 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Dodgers Ride Offense To 11-7 Win Over Cubs

Aaron Harang allowed four runs, five hits, and a walk in the first inning before pitching lights out in the second in an 11-7 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.

02/27/2013

Josh Beckett #61 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks on September 1, 2012 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Beckett Credits Koufax For Quality Debut

When word spread that Dodgers legend Sandy Koufax was present at the team’s Spring Training facility, fans were nostalgic. But no one was more recollective than Dodgers pitcher, Josh Beckett.

02/26/2013

Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates his goal with Justin Williams #14, Anze Kopitar #11 and Slava Voynov #26 for a 2-2 tie with the Anaheim Ducks during the second period at Staples Center on February 25, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Kings Beat Ducks 5-2 For Fourth Straight Win

Slava Voynov scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 Monday night for their fourth consecutive victory while snapping the Ducks’ six-game winning streak.

02/25/2013

Chris Capuano #35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches during a spring training game against the Chicago Cubs at Camelback Ranch on February 25, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Billingsley, Capuano Shaky As Dodgers Beat Cubs 7-6

The Cubs hit 3 home runs and jumped out to a big lead, but the Dodgers took advantage of mistakes and managed a 7-6 Cactus League win on Monday at Camelback Ranch.

02/25/2013

Head coach Lane Kiffin of the USC Trojans looks on during the game against the Washington Huskies on October 13, 2012 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Kiffin Finalizes USC Coaching Staff

Southern California coach Lane Kiffin has hired three assistant coaches to complete his staff overhaul after the Trojans’ disappointing 7-6 season.

02/25/2013

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