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Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:14 PM

Dodgers Announce Jackie Robinson Statue Later This Year

Dodgers Announce Jackie Robinson Statue Later This Year

The Dodgers announced on Wednesday that they will erect a statue in honor of Jackie Robinson later this year. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 10:04 PM

Lakers End Their Worst Season in History

Lakers End Their Worst Season in History

The Lakers ended their 2014/15 season with a loss to the Sacremento Kings, which marked them as the worst team in franchise history. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 7:24 PM

Dodgers Celebrate Jackie Robinson Day

Dodgers Celebrate Jackie Robinson Day

Major League Baseball will conduct its ninth annual Civil Rights Game tonight at Dodger Stadium, coinciding with Jackie Robinson Day for the first time. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 10:27 AM

LA Lakers: Game No. 82

LA Lakers: Game No. 82

The Los Angeles Lakers end their horrific season on Wednesday night, but this game is not altogether meaningless Read »

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 1:30 AM

HowieWood Ending As Dodgers Walk Off Again

HowieWood Ending As Dodgers Walk Off Again

Howie Kendrick hit a game-winning two-run single in the bottom of the ninth and the Dodgers came from behind to beat the Mariners 6-5 for the second night in a row. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 5:12 PM

Dodgers Strike Back With "Star Wars" Night

Dodgers Strike Back With "Star Wars" Night

The Los Angeles Dodgers will conduct their seventh annual "Star Wars" Night at Tuesday's interleague game against the Seattle Mariners at Dodger Stadium. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 4:36 PM

Lakers Start Exit Interviews Before End of Season

The Los Angeles Lakers called injured players including Jeremy Lin and Nick Young in to conduct exit interviews before the season officially ended Read »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 4:32 PM
Jeremy Lin Talks About Playing with Kobe Bryant

Jeremy Lin Talks About Playing with Kobe Bryant

Jeremy Lin shared his thoughts on playing with Kobe Bryant and a funny story of how he learned from the Black Mamba during Lin's exit interview on April 14, 2015 Watch »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 3:06 PM
Nick Young Blames Rim For Poor Shooting

Nick Young Blames Rim For Poor Shooting

Nick Young blamed the rim for a bad shooting year and said he would take "her" out on a date during his exit interview on April 14, 2015 Watch »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 2:53 PM
Jeremy Lin Talks Up and Down Lakers Season

Jeremy Lin Talks Up and Down Lakers Season

Jeremy Lin discusses his ups and downs with the LA Lakers during the 2014/15 NBA season. Watch »

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 1:36 AM

Dodgers' Guerrero Wins Game With Walk-off Single

Dodgers' Guerrero Wins Game With Walk-off Single

Alex Guerrero hit the game-winning walk-off single and the Dodgers beat the Mariners 6-5 in extra innings. Read »

Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 11:21 PM

Lakers Lose to Kings, Clarkson Hurt

Lakers Lose to Kings, Clarkson Hurt

Jordan Clarkson left the game with a sprained ankle, as the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Sacramento Kings on Monday night Read »

Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 10:49 PM

Robyn Regehr Retires In Emotional Locker Room Interview

 Robyn Regehr Retires In Emotional Locker Room Interview

After a 15-year career in the NHL, LA Kings defenseman, Robyn Regehr, announced his retirement on Saturday during an emotional postgame interview. Read »

Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 12:55 AM

Lakers Injury Crisis

Lakers Injury Crisis

The Los Angeles Lakers go to Sacramento with only two guards and no small forward available Read »

Sunday, Apr 12, 2015 at 8:59 PM

Mavs Top Lakers, Two Games To Go

Mavs Top Lakers, Two Games To Go

The LA Lakers and the Dallas Mavericks met on Sunday night at Staples Center in the Lakers' penultimate home game of the season Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed covers the Los Angeles Lakers for NBCLA.com and has done so since 2012. He attends Los Angeles Lakers' practices, shootarounds, press conferences and home games. Along with covering the NBA Playoffs in LA for three seasons, Shahan has also covered the Lakers in New York, Cleveland, Las Vegas, San Diego, Beijing and Shanghai. Shahan has also covered the Premier League for Yahoo! Sports in London and Manchester, as well as Spanish Primera Liga in Barcelona and Seville.
Michael Duarte Michael J. Duarte is a Los Angeles-based writer covering the Dodgers for NBCLA. Born and raised in the City of Angels, Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of California Santa Barbara and a graduate program at the University of Southern California. Michael was awarded the Paul Lazarus Scholarship Award in 2004 for his writing and is the 2005 recipient of the prestigious Corwin Writing Award. In addition to sports writing, Michael is an avid runner and softball player.
James Neveau James is a Chicago-based sportswriter who has covered hockey for numerous publications and websites. He currently covers the Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago, and covers the Kings and the Ducks for NBCLA.
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Utley Thwarts Thor in Dodgers Victory

Utley Thwarts Thor in Dodgers Victory

Chase Utley hit two home runs including a grand slam and the Dodgers hit five total homers in their 9-1 rout over the New York Mets on Saturday at Citi Field.

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: DPD

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: DPD

Los Angles native Bryce Dejean-Jones, a guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, is dead after breaking into a Dallas apartment and getting shot, according to The Dallas Police Department.

Real Madrid Wins Champions League in Penalty Shootout

Real Madrid Wins Champions League in Penalty Shootout

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning penalty in a shootout to give Real Madrid victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final which finished 1-1 after extra time on Saturday. Ronaldo sent Atletico...

8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping retests for the 2012 London Games. The brief statement from the ROC did not give names or...

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Bryce Dejean-Jones, a guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, is dead after breaking into a Dallas apartment and getting shot, according to The Dallas Police Department. Police were called to the 2500 block of...

Mets Drop Dodgers in Julio Urias' Debut

Mets Drop Dodgers in Julio Urias' Debut

Julio Urias got a no decision in his Major League debut, but the Los Angeles Dodgers lost to the New York Mets 6-5, on Friday night at Citi Field.