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Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 6:02 PM

Lakers Hoping to Earn First Win Vs. Suns

Lakers Hoping to Earn First Win Vs. Suns

After getting off to the worst start in over half a century, the Los Angeles Lakers host the Phoenix Suns on Oct. 4, 2014 looking to get their first win of the 2014-15 season. Read »

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 9:50 PM

Ramirez Gets Qualifying Offer From Dodgers

Ramirez Gets Qualifying Offer From Dodgers

The Dodgers are hoping to squeeze one more good season out of Ramirez before top prospect Corey Seager is ready for prime-time. Read »

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 4:04 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Ryan Kelly Close

Lakers Practice Report: Ryan Kelly Close

Ryan Kelly was back at LA Lakers' practice, and the lanky forward did not rule out a return to play against the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday. Read »

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 12:20 PM

"I'm A Laker," Kobe Bryant Says He's Here to Stay

Kobe Bryant made it clear that he has no intentions of leaving the Lakers no matter how bad it gets for the purple and gold. Read »

Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 at 11:00 PM

Klay Thompson Kills Lakers, Scores 41

Klay Thompson Kills Lakers, Scores 41

The Los Angeles Lakers dropped to 0-4, the worst start in the history of the franchise since moving to LA, after a loss to the Warriors on Saturday night. Read »

Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Lakers at Warriors: Lin Goes Home, Klay Gets Richer

Lakers at Warriors: Lin Goes Home, Klay Gets Richer

The Los Angeles Lakers travel to face the Golden State Warriors, who recently signed Klay Thompson to a four year contract would nearly $70 million. Read »

Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 at 2:29 AM

Kobe Bryant Happy After Loss To Clippers

Kobe Bryant Happy After Loss To Clippers

The Los Angeles Lakers lost Friday night's game against the LA Clippers, but Jeremy Lin showed promise, and Kobe Bryant called it the happiest loss of his career. Read »

Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 5:11 PM

Lakers vs Clippers: Shootaround

Lakers vs Clippers: Shootaround

Lakers coach Byron Scott addressed some issues and discussed the Lakers and Clippers rivalry ahead of the Battle for LA on Halloween night. Read »

Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 10:56 AM

Lakers vs Clippers: Can Lakers win?

Lakers vs Clippers: Can Lakers win?

The Los Angeles Lakers play their third game in four nights as the Los Angeles Clippers enter Staples Center as visitors on Halloween night. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 10:28 PM

Lakers Lose to Suns, Fall to 0-2

Lakers Lose to Suns, Fall to 0-2

The Los Angeles Lakers faced their first back-to-back of the 2014-15 season, and even Kobe Bryant's heroics could not give the Lakers their first win of the season. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 3:14 PM

Lakers: Julius Randle Out for 2014-15 Season

Lakers: Julius Randle Out for 2014-15 Season

The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed that rookie Julius Randle would likely miss the entire 2014-15 season after undergoing successful surgery to repair a broken leg suffered in his NBA debut. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 4:22 AM

Lakers Rookie Breaks Leg in Loss

The LA Lakers suffered a defeat to the Houston Rockets on Oct. 28, 2014, and rookie Julius Randle broke his leg in the 4th quarter Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 4:16 AM
Kobe Bryant Says Dwight Howard is a

Kobe Bryant Says Dwight Howard is a 'Teddy Bear'

After the Lakers' Opening Night loss on Oct. 28, 2014, Kobe Bryant downplayed his dislike for Dwight Howard and called him a "Teddy Bear." Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 12:24 AM
Lakers Lose Rookie Julius Randle To Broken Leg

Lakers Lose Rookie Julius Randle To Broken Leg

Lakers rookie Julius Randle broke his leg, so Kobe Bryant and Byron Scott talked about the scene following the game. Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Lakers Coach Byron Scott Realizes "Dream" With Son

Lakers Coach Byron Scott Realizes

Byron Scott has his son, Thomas Scott, on his staff with him, as he realizes his dream of coaching the Los Angeles Lakers on Oct. 28, 2014 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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UCLA Beats USC 38-20 in Battle for LA

UCLA Beats USC 38-20 in Battle for LA

The No. 11 UCLA Bruins beat the No. 24 USC Trojans 38-20 at the Rose Bowl on Saturday night, extending the Bruins’ winning streak in the Los Angeles rivalry to three.

Lakers Coach Explains Lineup Philosophy

Lakers Coach Explains Lineup Philosophy

Lakers coach Byron Scott committed to giving his players time to jell and groove, namely Jeremy Lin.

Buffalo Bills Hitch Rides Aboard Snowmobiles

Buffalo Bills Hitch Rides Aboard Snowmobiles

With Buffalo buried under mounds of snow, the Buffalo Bills had an added challenge getting its team to Detroit: How to get the players out of their driveways. Snowmobiles came to the rescue.

Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax

Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax

Turns out, Canseco will not be selling his appendage to the highest bidder—it was all just a prank.

Dodgers Add to Bullpen in Four-Player Trade

Dodgers Add to Bullpen in Four-Player Trade

It's not a big splash trade but the team is addressing a glaring hole in an otherwise solid pitching staff.

Dodgers Add to 40-Man Roster

Dodgers Add to 40-Man Roster

The three players added don't jump out as immediate impact players but they were added to the expanded roster for a reason.