Triple Threat
Covering sports across Southern California
Saturday, Jan 4, 2014 at 10:35 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers: Marshall's Mom Sends Message

Lakers: Marshall's Mom Sends Message

Kendall Marshall was the center of attention at Saturday's Lakers practice. Read »

Saturday, Jan 4, 2014 at 12:56 PM
Lakers' Kendall Marshall At Practice

Lakers' Kendall Marshall At Practice

Lakers point guard Kendall Marshall talked about not getting too caught up in one good performance at practice on Jan. 4, 2014. Watch »

Saturday, Jan 4, 2014 at 12:26 PM
Kendall Mashall Post-Game Video

Kendall Mashall Post-Game Video

Kendall Marshall talks to Triple Threat after his first start with the Los Angeles Lakers. Watch »

Saturday, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:05 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Win, Kendall Marshall Hero

Lakers Win, Kendall Marshall Hero

Kendall Marshall stole the show as the Lakers won 110-99 over the Utah Jazz on Friday night. Read »

Thursday, Jan 2, 2014 at 5:30 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Practice: Marshall Starting, Gasol Trade

Lakers Practice: Marshall Starting, Gasol Trade

The Lakers held their first practice of 2014, and injuries, trades and winning were all discussed. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 at 9:13 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Jordan Farmar Out 4 Weeks

Jordan Farmar Out 4 Weeks

Jordan Farmar will miss another four weeks after tearing his hamstring during Tuesday's loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. Read »

Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 12:34 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Shootaround Report

Lakers Shootaround Report

Kendall Marshall was introduced to the media at Los Angeles Lakers morning shootaround Read »

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 8:01 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Sign Kendall Marshall

Lakers Sign Kendall Marshall

Los Angeles Lakers reportedly signed Kendall Marshall in the wake of Kobe Bryant's injury. Read »

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Authors
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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