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Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 at 3:50 PM

Lakers Star Suffers Fracture, Gets Haircut

Lakers Star Suffers Fracture, Gets Haircut

A CT Scan showed Nick Young has suffered a small fracture in his left kneecap, but surgery is not required Read »

Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 at 1:56 AM

Lakers Stand Tall, Still Fall to Warriors

Lakers Stand Tall, Still Fall to Warriors

The Los Angeles Lakers played with effort, energy and toughness but the Golden State Warriors came out victorious Read »

Monday, Mar 16, 2015 at 6:11 PM

Lakers Take on Warriors

Lakers Take on Warriors

The Los Angeles Lakers take on the NBA's best team, the Golden State Warriors, on the second night of a back-to-back. Read »

Monday, Mar 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM

Byron Scott Talks Kobe Bryant Air-Balls

Byron Scott talks about Kobe Bryant's air-balls in the 1996/97 NBA Playoffs against the Utah Jazz Read »

Monday, Mar 16, 2015 at 12:06 AM

Lakers Fall to Hawks 91-86

Lakers Fall to Hawks 91-86

Al Horford scored 21 points as the Atlanta Hawks beat the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night at Staples Center. Read »

Sunday, Mar 15, 2015 at 2:17 PM

Lakers Face Hawks on Sunday

Lakers Face Hawks on Sunday

The Los Angeles Lakers host the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday evening at Staples Center Read »

Friday, Mar 13, 2015 at 4:50 PM

LA Radio Great Passes

LA Radio Great Passes

The Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly offered to pay a portion of funeral costs as news spread that local sports radrio icon Joe McDonnell had passed Read »

Friday, Mar 13, 2015 at 2:35 PM

Lakers Lose To Knicks, Scott Makes a Joke

The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the New York Knicks, but Lakers coach Byron Scott stole the show with a joke about beating up his dog. Read »

Friday, Mar 13, 2015 at 4:48 PM
Funny: Byron Scott Beats Up Non-Existent Dog

Funny: Byron Scott Beats Up Non-Existent Dog

Lakers coach Byron Scott joked "I go home and beat Up the dog" when NBCLA.com asked him how he deals with losses. Filmed at Staples Center on March 12, 2015 Watch »

Friday, Mar 13, 2015 at 3:37 AM

Fisher Back in LA: Lakers Vs. Knicks

Fisher Back in LA: Lakers Vs. Knicks

On Wednesday, Derek Fisher coaches against the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time at Staples Center Read »

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 at 6:46 PM

Clarkson and Nash Working Out

Clarkson and Nash Working Out

The Los Angeles Lakers met for practice on Wednesday, and Jordan Clarkson provided more details into his ongoing workouts with Steve Nash Read »

Thursday, Mar 12, 2015 at 6:47 AM

Kobe Bryant Shares Mental Struggle

Kobe Bryant Shares Mental Struggle

Kobe Bryant spoke about the mental challenge of performing an extensive rehab knowing his time and effort would likely not help prevent a different unforeseen injury. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 at 8:32 AM

Lakers Motor Past Pistons

Lakers Motor Past Pistons

Jordan Clarkson set a new career-high in assists with eight and got some pointers from Kobe Bryant as the Lakers beat the Pistons to snap a five-game losing streak. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 9:26 PM
Kobe Bryant Talks Injury, Rehab and Future

Kobe Bryant Talks Injury, Rehab and Future

On March 10, 2015, Kobe Bryant talked with the LA media for the first time following a season-ending shoulder surgery, and Bryant talked about recovery and his future. Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 12:46 PM

Lakers Sign Jabari Brown

Lakers Sign Jabari Brown

The LA Lakers announced the signing of Jabari Brown on a 10-day contract Read »

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Follow the latest Lakers, Dodgers and Kings news updates and posts as the Triple Threat of Los Angeles sports are covered on this NBCLA blog.
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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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Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 victory over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the South Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament. Gonzaga will face Duke on...

UCLA Loses to Gonzaga, 74-62

UCLA Loses to Gonzaga, 74-62

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 win over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the Houston Regional...

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs athletes aren't allowed to wear the letters.

NCAA

NCAA "Concerned" Over Indiana's "Religious Freedom" Bill

With the Final Four a week away from shining a spotlight on Indianapolis, NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday that the governing body for college sports is concerned about an Indiana law that could allow...

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Roundup

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Roundup

Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 on Thursday night and advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament. Meanwhile, with its third Elite Eight berth in five years,...

Will Pete Rose Ever Be Allowed in the Hall of Fame?

Will Pete Rose Ever Be Allowed in the Hall of Fame?

With a new commissioner at the helm in the MLB Pete Rose may be able to have a shot at redemption. Fred Roggin discusses a possible reinstatement of Rose with Brian Kamenetzky of LandOLakers.com and Jill...