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By Shahan Ahmed

Don't Count Out Kobe Bryant

Don't Count Out Kobe Bryant

LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant may surprise a great deal of people on the outside, but his teammates and coaches believe the Black Mamba is ready to surprise and strike. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:04 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers: Jeremy Lin Tired of "Linsanity"

Lakers: Jeremy Lin Tired of

On LA Lakers Media Day, Jeremy Lin appeared tired of "Linsanity" and explained why he was hoping to move beyond that phrase. Read »

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 9:41 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Lasorda Wants Dodgers to Win World Series Before He Dies

Lasorda Wants Dodgers to Win World Series Before He Dies

Tommy Lasorda's speech at Sunday's post-game pep rally puts a lot of pressure on the team to win it all, now. Read »

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 7:59 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Season Starts With Media Day

Lakers Season Starts With Media Day

The Los Angeles Lakers kick off the 2014-15 season with Media Day on September 29, 2014. Read »

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 9:15 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Get Cards in NLDS, Have Chance at Revenge

Dodgers Get Cards in NLDS, Have Chance at Revenge

The Dodgers and Cardinals have started a pretty entertaining rivalry the last two seasons, and it will continue in this year's playoffs. Read »

Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 at 10:20 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Prospects Win Organization’s Top Honors

Dodgers Prospects Win Organization’s Top Honors

The Dodgers award the top minor league honors to players who could be in the majors very soon. Read »

Friday, Sep 26, 2014 at 2:57 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Kupchak: Bryant, Nash & Lakers Healthy

Kupchak: Bryant, Nash & Lakers Healthy

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak talked to reporters about the health of Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash entering training camp and the 2014-15 season. Read »

Thursday, Sep 25, 2014 at 8:47 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw Shines as Dodgers Repeat in NL West

Kershaw Shines as Dodgers Repeat in NL West

Not only are the Dodgers division champs, but they're playing their best baseball during the stretch run. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 7:22 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Mattingly Preaches Humility

Dodgers' Mattingly Preaches Humility

Dodgers manager Don Mattingly appreciates the position his team is in, but doesn't want his players to forget their long-term goal. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 11:37 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Can Wrap Up Division Title Wednesday

Dodgers Can Wrap Up Division Title Wednesday

It's only right that the last game this year between the two rivals comes with a title on the line. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 6:10 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Announce Training Camp Roster

Lakers Announce Training Camp Roster

The 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers announced their training camp squad. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 8:32 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw Wins Roy Campanella Award

Kershaw Wins Roy Campanella Award

At this rate, Kershaw will have to buy another house just to keep his trophies and plaques. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 4:55 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Add Ellington, Roster at 14

Lakers Add Ellington, Roster at 14

The Los Angeles Lakers signed shooting guard Wayne Ellington a week ahead of the start of training. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 11:25 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Start Critical Series Against Giants

Dodgers Start Critical Series Against Giants

The Dodgers have the NL West Division title within their reach, but they'll just have to dispose of the Giants to get it. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 5:08 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Pin Down Byron Scott's Staff

Lakers Pin Down Byron Scott's Staff

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Byron Scott's staff and cemented that Jim Eyen, Paul Pressey and Mark Madsen would be the assistants for the 2014-15 NBA season. Read »

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Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has confirmed. Phelps was driving 84 mph inside the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 in...

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

he NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception.

Lakers: Jeremy Lin Tired of

Lakers: Jeremy Lin Tired of "Linsanity"

On LA Lakers Media Day, Jeremy Lin appeared tired of "Linsanity" and explained why he was hoping to move beyond that phrase.

Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015.

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Tony Stewart said Monday he never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Jr. "This is what I've done for 36 years, and I wouldn't change anything about it," he said. The three-time...