LA Pro Sports Guide for Dummies

August 12, 2015
Written by: Yasha Wallin
Writer
 

Los Angeles is serious about it’s pro sports. With winning teams like the Lakers, Clippers and Kings all based in the City of Angels, there are plenty of reasons to get excited. Plus new rosters for many leagues have just been announced or soon to be, breathing new life into the leagues. For those just getting into the NBA, NHL, MLB and more, below is our breakdown of LA pro teams—when they play, when, and the best places to watch them—aka our “LA pro sports guide for dummies.”

Los Angeles Lakers
What: Men’s Basketball
Where they play: STAPLES Center, downtown Los Angeles
When they play: Pre-season: October 4 – October 22, 2015
Best place to watch them: Hyde STAPLES Center

Los Angeles Clippers
What: Men’s Basketball
Where they play: STAPLES Center, downtown Los Angeles
When they play: October 30, 2014 – April 14, 2015
Best place to watch them: Hyde STAPLES Center

Los Angeles Dodgers
What: Professional Baseball
Where they play: Dodger Stadium, Elysian Park
When they play: April 6 – October 4, 2015
Best place to watch them: Umami Burger

Los Angeles Sparks
What: Women’s Basketball
Where they play: STAPLES Center, downtown Los Angeles
When they play: May 27 – September 11, 2015
Best place to watch them: Hyde STAPLES Center

Los Angeles Kings
What: Ice Hockey
Where they play: STAPLES Center, downtown Los Angeles
When they play: September 21, 2015 – April 9, 2016
Best place to watch them: Hyde STAPLES Center