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Zac Efron and Sami Miro Spotted Hand-in-Hand in L.A.

Jason Marshall | December 20, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Sporting nearly identical outfits, Zac Efron and Sami Miro did date night right in Los Angeles as they walked hand-in-hand on their way to see the Lakers play at Staples Center.

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Zac Efron and Halston Sage Sit Courtside at Lakers Game

Jason Marshall | April 5, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Does Zac Efron have a new special lady in his life?

The Awkward Moment star was spotted enjoying a Lakers game courtside on Friday. And if our eyes aren’t deceiving us, it appears he was having a pretty good time with up-and-coming actress Halston Sage.

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Eminem Joins Rihanna Onstage for Surprise Duet (VIDEO)

Celebuzz | July 22, 2010 - 10:10 am

Concertgoers at Rihanna’s Staples Center show in Los Angeles last night got a special surprise bonus, as rapper Eminem joined her onstage to perform their collaboration “Love the Way You Lie,” from Eminem’s recently released Recovery album.
The “My Name Is” rhymer and the “Rude Boy” chanteuse have been spending a lot of time… More »

PHOTO GALLERY: Britney Spears Coffee Run

Betsy Waldman | September 23, 2009 - 8:15 am

Britney Spears is back in Los Angeles, y’all.
And what does she do first? Gets her booty over to her beloved Starbucks, of course. The hot momma is in town for her Circus concert at the Staple Center tonight and needs all the energy she can get!
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EXCLUSIVE PHOTO GALLERY: The Jonas Brothers Rock Staples Center

Celebuzz | August 9, 2009 - 12:45 pm

The Jonas Brothers took over the Staples Center in Los Angeles this weekend for a trio of concerts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and we have EXCLUSIVE pics of Kevin, Nick and Joe Jonas rocking everyone’s faces off during Saturday night’s performance!
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Michael Jackson: Funeral Details

Celebuzz | July 2, 2009 - 10:00 am

A funeral at a huge, multi-million dollar arena seems fitting for a man whose life was a never-ending spectacle.
Sources are saying that Michael Jackson’s funeral is being scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 7, at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles. Although not yet confirmed by the family, officials at the… More »

Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal Are Ballers

Celebuzz | January 5, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon made a court-side appearance together Sunday night at the L.A. Lakers home game at the Staples Center.
Each wearing gray tops, the couple chowed down on nacho chips as the Lakers pummelled the Portland Trailblazers 100-86. It’s the Los Angeles team’s sixth consecutive victory, and 15th on their home… More »

Zac and Vanessa Have Basketball Jones

Celebuzz | December 17, 2008 - 3:10 pm

Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens obviously enjoy games. And apparently, some of them don’t involve naughty toys in plain brown wrappers.
The High School Musical stars and real-life couple had court-side seats (hey, celebrity status has its privileges) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Tuesday night to see the Los Angeles Lakers host… More »

David Beckham and His Sons Are Hoop Fans

Celebuzz | December 1, 2008 - 3:59 pm

Soccer star and gay icon David Beckham treated his sons Brooklyn, 9, Romeo, 6, and Cruz, 3, to a L.A. Lakers basketball game at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles last night.
Cruz, who recently had a disappointing trip to see an absent Santa Claus at The Grove with his mom Victoria, got… More »