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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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2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced her retirement.

Falcons Take Early 28-0 Lead Over Buccaneers

Falcons Take Early 28-0 Lead Over Buccaneers

Matt Ryan threw touchdown passes to Julio Jones and Harry Douglas on Atlanta's first two possessions and the Falcons led Tampa By 28-0 early in the second quarter Thursday night.

Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit female members for the first time.

Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday.