Triple Threat
Covering LA Sports' Big Three: Lakers, Dodgers and Kings
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 at 6:11 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Place Beckett on Disabled List

Dodgers Place Beckett on Disabled List

Josh Beckett's injured hip has proved too painful to pitch on, at least for the time being. Read »

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014 at 9:36 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Ethier Accepts Diminished Role

Dodgers' Ethier Accepts Diminished Role

The overcrowded Dodgers outfield has gotten a lot less crowded, at the expense of Andre Ethier. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 11:57 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Ethier Provides Walk-Off Win for Dodgers

Ethier Provides Walk-Off Win for Dodgers

With Clayton Kershaw starting, Tuesday's game was supposed to sure fire win. But the Angels had other ideas. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 6:53 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Bullpen Injuries Pile Up

Dodgers Bullpen Injuries Pile Up

The latest injury further depletes the Dodgers bullpen. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 11:36 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Kemp Named NL Player of the Week

Dodgers' Kemp Named NL Player of the Week

Matt Kemp is starting to play up to his $160 million contract and it's recognized with a league honor. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 9:27 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Kershaw Wins Second Consecutive NL Honor

Dodgers' Kershaw Wins Second Consecutive NL Honor

Clayton Kershaw is on pace to win his second straight NL Cy Young Award. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 9:29 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Puig, Trout on Center Stage in Freeway Series

Puig, Trout on Center Stage in Freeway Series

Yasiel Puig and Mike Trout are two of the best players in baseball. They'll square off in the Freeway Series starting Monday at Dodger Stadium. Read »

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 11:26 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Pass on Big Splash Trades Before Deadline

Dodgers Pass on Big Splash Trades Before Deadline

The Dodgers brass made a bold move by letting the trade deadline come and go without making any big name moves. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 11:47 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Vin Scully to Return for 66th Season With Dodgers

Vin Scully to Return for 66th Season With Dodgers

Baseball fans rejoice! Vin Scully will be back for another season. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 at 12:22 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Legends Return For Byron Scott

Lakers Legends Return For Byron Scott

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced Byron Scott as their head coach on Tuesday morning with Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jamaal Wilkes joining in the presentation. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 11:27 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Video: Dodgers' Kershaw Throws Baseballs at Jimmy Kimmel’s Head

Video: Dodgers' Kershaw Throws Baseballs at Jimmy Kimmel’s Head

Clayton Kershaw's attempt to knock an apple off Jimmy Kimmel's head during his appearance on Kimmel's show is both horrible and great at the same time. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 3:04 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Make Statement in Sweep of Giants

Dodgers Make Statement in Sweep of Giants

The Dodgers rebounded in round two of this year's bout with their rivals the San Francisco Giants. Read »

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 1:53 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Triple-A Prospect Ignites Brawl

Dodgers Triple-A Prospect Ignites Brawl

The Dodgers and Rockies Triple-A affiliates tangled in one of the worst on-field brawls yo'll ever see. Read »

Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 at 10:36 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Byron Scott Coaching Lakers

Byron Scott Coaching Lakers

After Mike D'Antoni and the LA Lakers parted ways, Byron Scott emerged as the leading candidate to fill the vacant position at head coach. On Friday, Scott was offered the position. Read »

Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 at 3:47 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Show They're a Triple Threat in Win Over Giants

Dodgers Show They're a Triple Threat in Win Over Giants

Yasiel Puig put on a rare offensive performance Friday night against the Giants. 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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Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any rookie in the...

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time U.S. Open champion, came within two points of victory four times before succumbing to Errani 6-0, 0-6, 7-6 (5)....

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season for violating the league's policies on substance abuse and personal conduct. Smith's...

Dodgers' Haren to Start Weekend Series Versus Padres

Dodgers' Haren to Start Weekend Series Versus Padres

You're never sure what you'll get when Dan Haren takes the mound, but the Dodgers will need him down the stretch.

Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for the first time since his car struck and killed the fellow driver during a sprint-car race in New York....

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell.