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Sunday, Nov 16, 2014 at 8:44 AM

Kobe Sick, Nick Young Practices

Kobe Sick, Nick Young Practices

Kobe Bryant was not at Lakers' practice on Saturday due to an illness, but he is expected to play on Sunday; also, Nick Young was back at practice. Read »

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 7:19 PM

Japanese Fan Salutes Dodgers' Drew Butera With Awesome Sign

Japanese Fan Salutes Dodgers' Drew Butera With Awesome Sign

He's not a household name in America but Dodgers catcher Drew Butera's fan base in Asia is growing. Read »

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 9:14 PM

Clayton Kershaw, the Ballplayer, Wins MVP Award

Clayton Kershaw, the Ballplayer, Wins MVP Award

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw completed the Cy Young MVP sweep in the NL. It hadn't been accomplished in 46 years. Read »

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 5:05 PM
Lakers vs Spurs: Video Preview

Lakers vs Spurs: Video Preview

The Los Angeles Lakers host the San Antonio Spurs on Nov. 11, 2014, and NBCLA's Shahan Ahmed previews the contest with quotes from Byron Scott on Tim Duncan and Tony Parker Watch »

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 5:07 PM

Lakers' Frustrating Lack of Defense

Lakers' Frustrating Lack of Defense

Lakers coach Byron Scott came in to reform the Lakers' defense, but so far, the results have not been pretty. Read »

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 11:43 AM

Struggling Lakers Host Solid Spurs

Struggling Lakers Host Solid Spurs

The Los Angeles Lakers host the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night at Staples Center, as Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant meet for the 78th time. Read »

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 3:44 PM

Ronnie Price Gets One Game Suspension

Ronnie Price Gets One Game Suspension

The NBA announced a one game suspension for Ronnie Price after the LA Lakers point guard was ejected from Wednesday night's loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Read »

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 8:21 AM

Dodgers' Kershaw Wins NL Cy Young Award

Dodgers' Kershaw Wins NL Cy Young Award

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw solidifies his status as Major League Baseball's best pitcher. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 at 7:48 PM

Lakers Lose to Pelicans, Fall to 1-7

Lakers Lose to Pelicans, Fall to 1-7

The Los Angeles Lakers and the New Orleans Pelicans met on Wednesday night, and both Kobe Bryant and Anthony Davis lived up to expectations. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 at 2:44 PM

Lakers at Pelicans: A Date with Anthony Davis

Lakers at Pelicans: A Date with Anthony Davis

The Los Angeles Lakers are in New Orleans to face Anthony Davis and the Pelicans on Wednesday night Read »

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 at 11:27 AM

Kobe Bryant Has No Fear

Kobe Bryant Has No Fear

Kobe Bryant did not mince words, as he explained he's never been scared on the basketball court. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Lakers Comeback Falls Short in Memphis

Lakers Comeback Falls Short in Memphis

Kobe Bryant set the all-time record for most missed field goals in NBA history, as the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 12:35 PM

Size Matters as Lakers Face Grizzlies

Size Matters as Lakers Face Grizzlies

The Los Angeles Lakers are in Memphis to take on the Grizzlies on Nov. 11, 2014 Read »

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 11:10 AM

Hanley Ramirez Says No to Dodgers' Qualifying Offer

Hanley Ramirez Says No to Dodgers' Qualifying Offer

Shortshop Hanley Ramirez turns down $15.3 million in guaranteed money from the Dodgers to test the free agent market. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 5:37 AM

Kobe Bryant's Six Games

Kobe Bryant's Six Games

After six games in the 2014-15 seasons, Kobe Bryant has looked a far better player than the guy who played six games during the 2013-14 season. 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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San Francisco 49ers Release Ray McDonald

San Francisco 49ers Release Ray McDonald

The San Francisco 49ers announced the release of Ray McDonald following the announcement by San Jose police the defensive end is under investigation for an alleged sexual assault.

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

The 2014-15 Lakers are 25 games into their season, and the fluid dynamic between coach, Byron Scott, and star player, Kobe Bryant, has been a point of focus

U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics

U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics

The U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics, hoping to bring the Summer Games back to America after a 28-year absence. The USOC board heard presentations from four candidate cities...

Businessman Pleads Guilty in Puig Smuggling Conspiracy

Businessman Pleads Guilty in Puig Smuggling Conspiracy

A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba in return for a sizable cut of the outfielder's multimillion-dollar...

LA Makes Case for 2024 Summer Olympics

LA Makes Case for 2024 Summer Olympics

Mayor Eric Garcetti tried Tuesday morning to convince officials with the U.S. Olympic Committee that Los Angeles is the best place to host the 2024 Summer Games.

US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid Pitches

US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid Pitches

U.S. Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst will hear out the mayors from the four major American cities seeking to host the 2024 Olympics.