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Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers: End Of World Peace

Lakers: End Of World Peace

The Los Angeles Lakers lost Metta World Peace to a lateral meniscus tear during Monday's game, and the team announced that World Peace would immediately undergo surgery but would not be available for a... Read »

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013 at 10:08 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers in Minnesota For Rubio, Timberwolves

Lakers in Minnesota For Rubio, Timberwolves

The Los Angeles Lakers look turn the tide against the Minnesota Timberwolves, but Metta World Peace will not be available for the Lakers on Wednesday evening. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 at 11:18 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Warriors Hold on Against Kobe and Lakers

Warriors Hold on Against Kobe and Lakers

Kobe Bryant led the Los Angeles Lakers in a late-comeback that fell short against the Golden State Warriors in a game that added injury to insult. Read »

Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 10:32 AM
Lakers' Metta World Peace Pops Off On Flagrant Fouls

Lakers' Metta World Peace Pops Off On Flagrant Fouls

In part 2 of the Metta World Peace discussion about flagrant fouls, World Peace asks why hard intentional fouls on Dwight Howard are not considered flagrant fouls. Watch »

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 at 5:26 PM
Metta World Peace Comments On

Metta World Peace Comments On 'Dirty Player'

Metta World Peace discussed his reputation of being a 'dirty player' and explained why he plays with toughness. Shot by @shahanLA on March 2, 2013. Watch »

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 at 6:22 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Practice Report: Saturday in Laker-Land

The Los Angeles Lakers practiced on Saturday, and Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Metta World Peace, Antawn Jamison, and Mike D'Antoni hit on a number of topics including World Peace's upgraded flagrant foul. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013 at 7:43 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

World Peace Suspended, Howard Hurt for Lakers vs. Nets

World Peace Suspended, Howard Hurt for Lakers vs. Nets

The Los Angeles Lakers take on the Brooklyn Nets without Metta World Peace (suspension) and Dwigth Howard (shoulder injury) on Tuesday night at the Barclay's Center. Read »

Monday, Jan 14, 2013 at 12:32 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Metta World Peace's Funny Post-Game Video: Part 2

This is Part 2 of the funny Metta World Peace post-game talk with the media where he blames the media for focusing on stars, having low expectations and becoming Clippers fans. Read »

Monday, Jan 14, 2013 at 10:40 AM
Metta World Peace Rant Part 2

Metta World Peace Rant Part 2

This funny video was filmed at Metta World Peace's locker on Jan. 13, 2013 after the Lakers' victory over Cavs. Watch »

Monday, Jan 14, 2013 at 9:23 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Beat Cavs, Peace Speaks His Mind

Metta World Peace argued that the Lakers beating the Cavaliers was no big deal after the 113-93 Sunday night victory at Staples Center (see video above). Read »

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 10:08 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Earl Clark Gives Lakers Hope Against Spurs

Earl Clark Gives Lakers Hope Against Spurs

The Lakers lost to the Spurs, but Earl Clark and Metta World Peace did more than their part to keep the game close and give Los Angeles a chance at the end. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 at 6:16 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Kobe Says Lakers' Lack Energy Due To Old Age

Kobe Says Lakers' Lack Energy Due To Old Age

The Lakers' age has come to question several times this season, but after Tuesday's loss, Kobe Bryant flat out stated, "We're old." Read »

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 1:40 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Steve Nash Back: May Play Saturday

Steve Nash Back: May Play Saturday

The Los Angeles Lakers got a major boost on Thursday when Steve Nash took part in a full practice and said he might play Saturday, but admitted Christmas Day was more likely. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 11:50 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

D'Antoni Happy With World Peace in Win Over Bobcats

D'Antoni Happy With World Peace in Win Over Bobcats

Pau Gasol returned and Kobe Bryant entered beast mode with another 30-point game as the Lakers beat the Bobcats 101-100, but the surprise of the game was Metta World Peace coming off the bench. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 at 3:34 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers vs Kings Preview: D'Antoni Believes in World Peace

Lakers vs Kings Preview: D'Antoni Believes in World Peace

D'Antoni Takes Lake Show on the Road to Sacramento Read »

About the Blog
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.
Authors
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.
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.
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Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Shuts Down Reporters

Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Shuts Down Reporters

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich did not seem to respond well to the questions asked of him after Game 1 against the LA Clippers in the 2015 NBA Playoffs

Ducks Look to Take Commanding 3-0 Lead vs. Jets

Ducks Look to Take Commanding 3-0 Lead vs. Jets

The Anaheim Ducks have been dominating their series against the Winnipeg Jets so far, but their opponents will be returning to their raucous home rink for Monday's Game 3.

Man Charged in Fight Over Whether Jordan or Lebron is Better

Man Charged in Fight Over Whether Jordan or Lebron is Better

Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man's arrest on aggravated assault and other charges.

Brodie Leads Flames Past Canucks 4-2 in Game 3

Brodie Leads Flames Past Canucks 4-2 in Game 3

TJ Brodie had a goal and an assist, and the Calgary Flames beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.

Clippers Beat Spurs, 107-92, in Game 1

Clippers Beat Spurs, 107-92, in Game 1

The Los Angeles Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs played Game One of their 2015 NBA Playoffs opening round game at Staples Center on Sunday night

Silfverberg Goal Gives Ducks 2-1 Win Over Jets

Silfverberg Goal Gives Ducks 2-1 Win Over Jets

The Anaheim Ducks looked like they were headed to overtime against the Winnipeg Jets Saturday night, but Jakob Silfverberg had other ideas as he scored with 21 seconds to go in a 2-1 Anaheim win.