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Monday, Apr 28, 2014 at 7:14 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers' Jeanie Buss Comments on Tapes

Lakers' Jeanie Buss Comments on Tapes

Lakers president Jeanie Buss released a statement condemning the audio tape that allegedly features Donald Sterling's voice. Read »

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Sunday, Apr 27, 2014 at 10:45 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Kemp Pulled Into Sterling Scandal

Kemp Pulled Into Sterling Scandal

Matt Kemp speaks out over offensive comments allegedly made by Clippers owner Donald Sterling, and how his name came up in the controversy. Read »

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Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 at 11:11 PM
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By Thomas Warren

Dodgers' Magic Johnson Responds to Negative Comments

Dodgers' Magic Johnson Responds to Negative Comments

Current and former NBA players tweeted about the racist comments Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling allegedly made during a phone call. Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed is a regular fixture at sporting events around Southern California. Shahan is in his fifth season covering the Los Angeles Lakers for NBC Los Angeles. Along with covering practices and shootarounds in LA, he has covered the team in Beijing, Shanghai, New York, Brooklyn, Miami, Cleveland, Las Vegas, Oklahoma City, Houston, San Diego and New Orleans. In addition, Shahan also covers the LA Rams, LA Clippers and special sports events around Southern California. Shahan also covers European football for Yahoo! Sports and has covered Premier League and La Liga matches in England and Spain, respectively.
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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The Choice

The Choice

Do you know sports? Do you want to be on tv? Fred Roggin has an open seat at the Going Roggin desk and it’s waiting just for you. If you know LA sports, have opinions that need to be heard and can argue with the...

Grandyslam Leads Dodgers Over Pirates in Extras

Grandyslam Leads Dodgers Over Pirates in Extras

Curtis Granderson, hit a grand slam in the seventh inning, and Yasiel Puig hit a go-ahead home run in the top of the 12th, as the Los Angeles came back to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-5, in extra innings...

Plan Aims to Help Dodgers Neighbors Dodge Traffic

Plan Aims to Help Dodgers Neighbors Dodge Traffic

Residents living around Dodger Stadium may soon be getting some relief from the traffic jams caused on game day.

Baseball Teams Schedule Games to Coincide With Solar Eclipse

Baseball Teams Schedule Games to Coincide With Solar Eclipse

Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities are heading to ballparks to watch the solar eclipse as teams look to cash in with game-day viewing parties. Minor league teams from Oregon to South Carolina...

NBA: Lakers Under Investigation For Tampering

NBA: Lakers Under Investigation For Tampering

At the request of the Indiana Pacers, the NBA is investigating Earvin "Magic" Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering

"I'm Excited to See McGregor Get in Some Dirty Hits"

"I'm Excited to See McGregor Get in Some Dirty Hits"

What should we expect from Saturday's Mayweather-McGregor fight? Kevin Figgers and Shannon Farren think Floyd will dance around, Conor will take some shots and it might even go the distance.