LeBron scores 25 as Lakers end three-game skid, beat Jazz
Jazz Lakers Basketball Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) is defended by Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Monday, Jan. 17, 2022. Chiu)LOS ANGELES — (AP) — LeBron James scored 25 points and Stanley Johnson had 10 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 101-95 win over the Utah Jazz on Monday night. Russell Westbrook added 15 points and the Lakers snapped a three-game losing streak, rebounding after an ugly 37-point loss to the Denver Nuggets two days earlier. Mike Conley had 20 points and Rudy Gobert had a double double with 19 points and 16 rebounds for the Jazz. He didn’t attempt his first shot until the 10:51 mark of the second quarter and yet had a double double.wftv.com
Lakers' James out at least 1 more game due to sprained ankle
Raptors Lakers Basketball Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, upper left, shoots as Toronto Raptors forward Stanley Johnson, lower left, and guard Rodney Hood defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, May 2, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) (Mark J. Terrill)LOS ANGELES — (AP) — LeBron James will miss at least one more game to make sure his sprained right ankle is as healthy as possible. Coach Frank Vogel said it is possible that James could return on Wednesday when the Lakers have their final regular-season home game against Houston. James originally sprained the ankle on March 20 against the Atlanta Hawks. The Lakers are 1 1/2 games behind Portland for the sixth seed, which would get them out of the play-in tournament.wftv.com
France praises nationality bid by British leader's dad
Stanley Johnson told broadcaster RTL on Thursday Dec. 31, 2020, that he was in the process of reclaiming his French identity. He has since expressed support for his son as the prime minister led the U.K. out of the bloc. Stanley Johnson told broadcaster RTL on Thursday that he was in the process of “reclaiming” his French identity. That is certain,” Stanley Johnson said. “You cannot tell the English: ‘You are not European.’ Europe is always more than the common market, more than the European Union.''
As Britain exits EU, father of Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he's seeking French citizenship
As Britain prepares to split from the European Union, the father of Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears to be seeking closer ties with the bloc by applying for French citizenship. Stanley Johnson told broadcaster RTL on Thursday that he was in the process of "reclaiming" his French identity. Stanley Johnson, father of Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, is seen in Westminster, in London, Britain September 24, 2019. He has since expressed support for his son as the prime minister led the U.K. out of the bloc. But having said that, yes, having a link like that to the European Union is important."cbsnews.com
Boris Johnson's father defends trip to Greece via Bulgaria
Stanley Johnson, father of Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, speaks with local reporters outside his Villa Irene in Horto village, Mount Pelion (also known as Pilio), central Greece, Friday, July 3, 2020. (Dimitris Kareklidis/magnesianews.gr via AP)LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons father has defended his decision to fly to Greece via Bulgaria in order to COVID-proof his property there before he potentially rents it out. Stanley Johnson, the father of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has defended his widely criticized decision to fly to Greece via Bulgaria in order to COVID-proof his property ahead of potentially letting it out. All I can say is that its always a great joy to me, its such a great joy to me, to arrive in Greece, Johnson said Friday. Boris Johnson also refused Friday to be drawn into his fathers travel arrangements.