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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Gordon Joins Hall-of-Fame Company

Dodgers' Gordon Joins Hall-of-Fame Company

Monday, Dee Gordon reached a milestone only achieved by five other players in the modern era. Read »

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 6:48 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Kobe's Back: The 2014-15 LA Lakers

Kobe's Back: The 2014-15 LA Lakers

Kobe Bryant's return automatically promises the Los Angeles Lakers will be an improved team for the 2014-15 season, but the offseason roster moves appear far more positive when closely analyzed. Read »

Sunday, Jul 20, 2014 at 9:18 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Crawford Selected to AFL Hall-of-Fame

Dodgers' Crawford Selected to AFL Hall-of-Fame

We'll have to start calling Carl Crawford "Hall-of-Famer" Carl Crawford from now on. Read »

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 1:28 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Xavier Henry Returning, Kendall Marshall Waived

Xavier Henry Returning, Kendall Marshall Waived

The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly agreed to terms with Xavier Henry on the same day as waiving Kendall Marshall. Read »

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 3:24 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Gear Up for Pennant Push

Dodgers Gear Up for Pennant Push

The Dodgers have 65 games left to fine tune areas that could prevent them from making the playoffs. Read »

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 2:39 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Carlos Boozer Adds to Lakers' Front Line

Carlos Boozer Adds to Lakers' Front Line

The Los Angeles Lakers were awarded the contract of Carlos Boozer on a partial waiver claim after the player was amnestied by the Chicago Bulls. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 at 5:30 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Mostly Positive Showing by Dodgers All-Stars

Mostly Positive Showing by Dodgers All-Stars

Three of the four Dodger All-Stars showed they belonged on the team. But, one had himself a rough night. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014 at 12:05 PM
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig Disappoints in Homerun Derby

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig Disappoints in Homerun Derby

It was like watching a Ferrari rev up, go two feet and sputter out. There were a lot of we-paid-to-see-that looks in Target Field. Read »

Monday, Jul 14, 2014 at 8:08 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lin Joins Lakers, Randle Signs, Gasol Gone

Lin Joins Lakers, Randle Signs, Gasol Gone

The Los Angeles Lakers spent the weekend finalizing the trade involving Jeremy Lin, signing Julius Randle and bidding farewell to Pau Gasol Read »

Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 5:58 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers: Nick Young, Jordan Hill Sign

Lakers: Nick Young, Jordan Hill Sign

Nick Young and Jordan Hill agreed to return to the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, signaling Carmelo Anthony will not be joining the team for the 2014-15 season. Read »

Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 5:05 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

"Linsanity" Coming to LA, Lin To Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets have reportedly agreed to a trade that will make Jeremy Lin a member of the Los Angeles Lakers. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 7:46 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers First Half Ends With Padres Series

Dodgers First Half Ends With Padres Series

The Dodgers need to close out the first half of the season with a few wings against the Padres. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 6:51 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Kobe Bryant Talks Carmelo Anthony, Lakers

Kobe Bryant Talks Carmelo Anthony, Lakers

Kobe Bryant talked about Byron Scott becoming Lakers' coach, Carmelo Anthony joining the team, the Buss family leading the team forward and more at his basketball camp at UCSB. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 8:57 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Puig to Slug it Out in Home Run Derby

Dodgers' Puig to Slug it Out in Home Run Derby

The Home Run Derby hasn't been kind to Dodger all-stars in the past. Yasiel Puig is hoping to change that. Read »

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 3:04 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Introduce Rookie Jordan Clarkson

Lakers Introduce Rookie Jordan Clarkson

The Los Angeles Lakers presented rookie Jordan Clarkson to the LA media, which possessed a noticeably larger Filipino contingent. Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed regularly attends Los Angeles Lakers' practices, home games, and press conferences. Since becoming a writer in 2009, Shahan has published sports articles and blog posts for various international and domestic news outlets. He currently resides in Santa Monica.
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Dodgers' Gordon Joins Hall-of-Fame Company

Dodgers' Gordon Joins Hall-of-Fame Company

Monday, Dee Gordon reached a milestone only achieved by five other players in the modern era.

WNBA Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer

WNBA Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer

Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a full...

Philadelphia Eagles Player Shoved Cop After Bar Brawl: Authorities

Philadelphia Eagles Player Shoved Cop After Bar Brawl: Authorities

A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl. Officials said Keelan Johnson, a first-year safety, was arrested early...

Pau, Redskins, and Sponsor Logos in NBA

Pau, Redskins, and Sponsor Logos in NBA

What is Pau Gasol’s legacy in LA? Will Sponsor logos go on NBA Jerseys? Will the Redskins name be changed? Brian Kamenetzky from Landolakers.com and Daily News Columnist Jill Painter sit down with Fred Roggin to...

Mascot Madness

Mascot Madness

Are mascots enjoyable or are they just getting in the way? Fred Roggin welcomes Brian Kamenetzky from Landolakers.com and Daily News Columnist Jill Painter to weigh in on whether mascots are a positive or...

"There's Huge Reputation Issues": Clippers' Future Unclear

The chief financial officer of Donald Sterling's properties said Monday that the billionaire may be forced to sell a large portion of his real estate empire to cover $500 million in loans if he persists in...