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Covering LA Sports' Big Three: Lakers, Dodgers and Kings
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 »

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 8:48 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Fantastic Four Make All-Star Team

Dodgers Fantastic Four Make All-Star Team

The Dodgers have two pitchers and two position players named to the 2014 NL ALl-Star Team. Read »

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 8:39 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw Closing in on Hershiser

Kershaw Closing in on Hershiser

Clayton Kershaw has just two Dodger legends in his way to pitching immortality. Read »

Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 at 6:12 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Kobe Will Have Final Words to Carmelo Anthony

Kobe Will Have Final Words to Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony met with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, but Kobe Bryant was not present to be a part of the formal meeting with the New York Knicks free agent. Read »

Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 at 11:44 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Video: Yasiel Puig and Guillermo from Jimmy Kimmel Live Sing, Cast All-Star Votes

Video: Yasiel Puig and Guillermo from Jimmy Kimmel Live Sing, Cast All-Star Votes

Yasiel Puig and Guillermo from Jimmy Kimmel Live perform a duet of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" that you have to see to believe. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 4:42 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw Wins NL Award For Perfect Month

Kershaw Wins NL Award For Perfect Month

It wasn't just a no-hitter that led to Clayton Kershaw winning the N.L. Pitcher of the Month Award. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 1:52 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Crawford Could Be Back on the Field Soon

Dodgers' Crawford Could Be Back on the Field Soon

There's no timetable for Carl Crawford's return to the Dodgers but he could take a big step forward this weekend. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 10:38 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Add Jeanie Buss To Melo Pitch

Lakers Add Jeanie Buss To Melo Pitch

Lakers president Jeanie Buss will be involved in the LA Lakers' meeting with free agent Carmelo Anthony Read »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 11:38 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Waste Opportunities in Loss to Indians

Dodgers Waste Opportunities in Loss to Indians

Dodgers pitchers held Cleveland to one hit Monday, so it was only right that Indians hitters tagged them for 10 runs in a win Tuesday. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 6:28 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Start Free Agency, Call LeBron

Lakers Start Free Agency, Call LeBron

The Lakers did not hesitate at the start of free agency and reached out to both LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony shortly after NBA free agency opened. Read »

Monday, Jun 30, 2014 at 9:38 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Targeting LeBron, Melo in Free Agency

Lakers Targeting LeBron, Melo in Free Agency

The Los Angeles Lakers got their man in the draft and now look ahead to filling the open coaching position and targeting top free agents, including LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony. Read »

Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 at 8:44 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Cardinals Beat Dodgers with Defense

Cardinals Beat Dodgers with Defense

The Dodgers and Cardinals matchup has become a bit of a rivalry, and it continued with another tight one Friday night. 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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Garcetti Meets With U.S. Olympics Committee

Garcetti Meets With U.S. Olympics Committee

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Thursday traveled to Colorado Springs for a U.S. Olympics Committee briefing about the United States bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.

Lakers Offer Coaching Job to Byron Scott: Report

Lakers Offer Coaching Job to Byron Scott: Report

The Los Angeles Lakers appear close to hiring a new head coach Friday, with reports that the team has offered the position to former Laker Byron Scott.

The Puig Experiment Could Work for the Dodgers

The Puig Experiment Could Work for the Dodgers

Yasiel Puig made the All-Star team as a right fielder but a position change could be in the works to help the Dodgers make the playoffs this season.

Bonds Supporters Launch Campaign to Build

Bonds Supporters Launch Campaign to Build "Barry Bronze" Statue

Barry Bonds fans are pushing for a Barry Bronze, an eight-foot statue in honor of the controversial former slugger.

Manchester United Beat Galaxy 7-0

Manchester United Beat Galaxy 7-0

Manchester United comfortably defeated LA Galaxy 7-0 on Wednesday night at the Rose Bowl.

Doc Rivers to Quit Clippers If Sterling Stays: CEO

Doc Rivers to Quit Clippers If Sterling Stays: CEO

The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.