By: Miaira Jennings

On Tuesday, May 17th, Lakers fans all around the globe (including myself) stood with our eyes glued to the television screen as we waited for the 2016 NBA Lottery to begin. It’s no secret that #LakersNation has had a pretty rough road these last few seasons, and with our beloved Kobe Bryant freshly retired, we’re well overdue for a savior. Our odds of landing the No. 1 draft pick were looking like the miracle we’ve been waiting for…

By: Miaira Jennings

My favorite basketball player of all time, Kobe Bryant aka The Black Mamba, is now officially retired from the game of basketball. *Cue the sad violin music. He capped his beyond impressive 20-year NBA career with the Los Angeles Lakers on April 13, 2016 with 60 points and a win. Just let that sink in for a moment. The man is 37 years old playing with dudes nearly half his age after two decades of relentless gameplay, injuries, etc. and still managed to produce an unforgettable last performance that will inevitably go down in history…

By: Miaira Jennings

I recently found myself up all night reading articles until my eyes almost fell out and brushing up on my earthquake safety skills I haven’t practiced since elementary school. “Why?” you may ask. Well, while browsing the good ‘ol Internet, I came across endless headlines on a Southern California resident’s worst nightmare and I just couldn’t get myself to stop clicking them all. San Andreas fault ‘locked, loaded and ready to roll’ with big earthquake, expert says. Major earthquake due to strike San Andreas Fault, expert says…