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

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 9:32 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Hitting Stride at Right Time

Dodgers Hitting Stride at Right Time

The Dodgers have the highest payroll in baseball and they're now starting to earn their collective paychecks. Read »

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 11:21 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Get Positive News on Ramirez MRI

Dodgers Get Positive News on Ramirez MRI

The All-Star break can't come soon enough for Hanley Ramirez who's battling a couple of nagging injuries. Read »

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 5:59 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Select Randle in 2014 NBA Draft

Lakers Select Randle in 2014 NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Lakers had the no. 7 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft and selected Julius Randle. Read »

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 8:26 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Draft Day Finally Arrives For Lakers

Draft Day Finally Arrives For Lakers

Julius Randle and Marcus Smart are the front runners for the Los Angeles Lakers' no. 7 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 7:02 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Two Dodger Prospects to Play in All-Star Futures Game

Two Dodger Prospects to Play in All-Star Futures Game

Corey Seager and Julion Urias could be two names Dodger fans will get to know very well in the next few years. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 6:21 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw's No-Hitter Leads to POTW Award

Kershaw's No-Hitter Leads to POTW Award

All in a week's work for Clayton Kersahaw: toss a no-hitter and win NL Player of the Week honors. Read »

Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 11:43 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Jansen Making All-Star Pitch

Dodgers' Jansen Making All-Star Pitch

Kenley Jansen has make the case that he deserves to be an N.L. All-Star this season. Read »

Friday, Jun 20, 2014 at 1:17 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Draft: Smart and Gordon Back

Lakers Draft: Smart and Gordon Back

After Julius Randle worked out earlier in the week, the Los Angeles Lakers brought back Aaron Gordon and Marcus Smart for a second look before the NBA Draft. Read »

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 at 5:17 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Kershaw No-Hits Rockies in Dodgers Win

Kershaw No-Hits Rockies in Dodgers Win

Clayton Kershaw displayed why he's arguably the best pitcher in the Major Leagues by tossing his first career no-hitter Wednesday against the Rockies. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 6:04 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Ramirez Returns, Uribe Close, Crawford Not Ready

Dodgers' Ramirez Returns, Uribe Close, Crawford Not Ready

Hanley Ramirez is starting to play like the dominant player he was in 2013. The Dodgers are glad his latest injury is not more severe than it could've been. Read »

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 at 9:02 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

"I'm 100 Percent" - Kobe Bryant

While in Brazil for the World Cup, Kobe Bryant told Brazilian television that he had fully recovered from his knee injury. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014 at 5:32 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers to Host LA Kings, Stanley Cup

Dodgers to Host LA Kings, Stanley Cup

The Los Angeles Kings celebration tour makes a stop Tuesday at Dodger Stadium. Read »

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 12:51 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Starting All-Star Bids for Dodgers' Gonzalez, Gordon Losing Steam

Starting All-Star Bids for Dodgers' Gonzalez, Gordon Losing Steam

Adrian Gonzalez has not played like an All-Star lately, and fans voting for the All-Star game have started to notice. 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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Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode of light-headedness," the Chicago White Sox said in a statement. Reinsdorf's "episode" required medical...

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.

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.