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

Sunday, Jun 15, 2014 at 3:05 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Billingsly Tears Elbow Tendon

Billingsly Tears Elbow Tendon

Chad Billingsley's right elbow has been his achilles heel in returning to the Dodgers rotation, and the latest injury could knock him out for good. Read »

Saturday, Jun 14, 2014 at 11:34 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Haren's Bat Leads Dodgers to Win Over D-backs

Haren's Bat Leads Dodgers to Win Over D-backs

Dan Haren leads the Dodgers to a win Saturday against the Diamondbacks with his arm and his bat. Read »

Sunday, Jun 15, 2014 at 3:05 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Scully Wows Crowd at Reagan Library

Scully Wows Crowd at Reagan Library

Vin Scully didn't talk politics at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Wednesday, but he won the unanimous approval of his crowd anyway. Read »

Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 at 2:22 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers Lose Finale of Road Trip

Dodgers Lose Finale of Road Trip

The Dodgers had a chance to take three out of four from the Reds, but Zack Greinke was outdueled by Alfredo Simon in Thursday's loss. Read »

Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 at 12:14 AM
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By James Neveau

Kings Lose Game 4 to Rangers, 2-1

Kings Lose Game 4 to Rangers, 2-1

The Los Angeles Kings fought an uphill battle all night long, but Henrik Lundqvist remained strong throughout the third period as the New York Rangers won 2-1 on Wednesday night. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 10:39 AM
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By James Neveau

If Kings Win Title, Who Should Win Conn Smythe?

If Kings Win Title, Who Should Win Conn Smythe?

The Los Angeles Kings could win their second Stanley Cup championship in three years Wednesday, but if they do, who should win playoff MVP honors? Read »

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 10:26 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Waiting For LeBron James

Lakers Waiting For LeBron James

A report surfaced that the Lakers are not rushing to announce a new coach with the hopes that a top free agent like LeBron James will join Kobe Bryant in LA and provide input on the Lakers' next coach. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014 at 11:02 AM
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By Thomas Warren

Van Slyke Gives Dodgers Added Punch Off the Bench

Van Slyke Gives Dodgers Added Punch Off the Bench

He's the son of a former Major League star, but Scott Van Slyke is starting to make a name for himself. Read »

Monday, Jun 9, 2014 at 8:13 PM
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By James Neveau

Kings Shut Out Rangers 3-0 in Game 3

Kings Shut Out Rangers 3-0 in Game 3

The Los Angeles Kings used a great performance from Jonathan Quick to shutout the New York Rangers 3-0 on Monday night, putting themselves one win away from the Stanley Cup. Read »

Sunday, Jun 8, 2014 at 9:02 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Billingsley Back on Mound in Rehab Start

Dodgers' Billingsley Back on Mound in Rehab Start

Chad Billingsley is hopeful he'll pitch in the big leagues before the season ends, but if Sunday's an indication, he's still got a long way to go in his rehab. 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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ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack.

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.

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.

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...

Magic: Scott Hiring Marks

Magic: Scott Hiring Marks "Great Day" for Lakers Fans

The Los Angeles Lakers introduce former player Byron Scott Tuesday as the team's new head coach.

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has another milestone to go with them there.