Talon Marks

Shmackem: LA Clippers are far from a threat in the West

Shmackem: LA Clippers are far from a threat in the West

December 5, 2018

Don’t let the NBA standings fool you, the 2018-19 Clippers are not the best team in the Western Conference. The Clippers...

Sophomore guard Christian-Alvis Labadie drives the ball to the basket against a Santiago Canyon College defender in the Southern California Regional Final at Cerritos College on March 3, 2018. The 2018-19 Falcons team are 7-1 on the young season, as the  team seeks a consecutive Final Four berth.
Photo courtesy of Daryl Peterson/Cerritos Sports Information

Redeem team: Final Four or ‘failure’ for men’s basketball squad

December 5, 2018

Falcons men’s basketball aims to reach the Final Four in consecutive seasons after coming up just short of the title game last...

Shmackem: Big payday for NBA prospects

Shmackem: Big payday for NBA prospects

October 22, 2018

The NBA’s G League, which is a transition league where players go to develop, will began offering contracts worth up to 125k...

Shmackem: Showtime Lakers are officially back

Shmackem: Showtime Lakers are officially back

October 14, 2018

"Showtime is back baby!" As legendary Lakers broadcaster Chick Hearn would say, “The game's in the refrigerator, the door's...

Shmackem: Young King James is up next

Shmackem: Young King James is up next

October 9, 2018

LeBron James Jr., who turned 14 years old on Oct. 6 has called next in line for greatness. Nicknamed Bronny, he is the son of Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James, who is...

Shmackem: Kobe come back

Shmackem: Kobe come back

September 1, 2018

Los Angeles Lakers' great Kobe Bryant may have retired two years ago, but he should return to the Lakers to play alongside LeBron...

Lebron a statistical fit or flop?

Christopher Martinez

August 21, 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers snagged one of the most sought out players of free agency, LeBron James, many know his ability and stats, but can his stats alone help the Lakers?Last season, the Lakers had a decent overall season record of 35-47 putting them just three spots shy of making the playoffsEmbed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[])...

Falcons’ men’s basketball player Jason Carter inks with Lindsey Wilson University. His offer includes a two-year scholarship to play ball and an additional year to obtain his masters degree. Photo credit: Malik Smith

Falcon basketball’s Jason Carter inks with four-year university

May 21, 2018

Cerritos College men’s basketball forward Jason Carter signed to Lindsey Wilson University on May 15. The university he will...

Hope for Jonathan Guzman, after signing with local university

Forward Jonathan Guzman signing a national letter of intent to Hope International University. He will be receiving a two-year scholarship to attend the program. Photo credit: Malik Smith

Malik Smith and Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 21, 2018

Falcons’ men’s basketball player Jonathon Guzman signed to Hope International University on May 16. He will suit up for...

Talon Marks’ Athletes of the Semester – Spring 2018

Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 16, 2018

Men’s basketball Demetrius Thomas Demetrius Thomas averaged 17 points, eight rebounds, two steals and a block per game for the Falcons and lead the team to the Final Four. For his individual play in the tournament, he was named to the California Community College Athletic Association All State Championship Tournament team, a rare acco...

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