What?  X Games.  Not really entertainment, but more an L.A.-street-based event at the Nokia Theater, Staples Center, L.A. Live, and surrounding parking lots and areas.

How can it not be entertainment?  The event this past weekend descended upon downtown Los Angeles and included a street fest for non-event ticket holders to show off their skills.  Skateboarding, cycling, Moto X, Rally Car racing all combined into an Olympic-sized soiree.  And live broadcast by ESPN.

Nyjah Huston overcame a fourth qualifying spot to become the youngest gold medalist in X Games Skateboard Street.  Dominant this summer, the California native took his fourth consecutive crown in Street League.

Photos of Brian Raimondi


— Ken Choy

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