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Covering LA Sports' Big Three: Lakers, Dodgers and Kings
Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014 at 5:23 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Scores 40, "Had To Be The Shoes"

Nick Young Scores 40,

Nick Young scored a season-high 40 points on Tuesday, and credited his shoes for the performance. Read »

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 9:45 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Nick Young Robbed During Game

Lakers Nick Young Robbed During Game

Burglars broke into Nick Young's house and stole nearly $100,000 worth of items, including his exclusive Nike Air Yeezy 2. Read »

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 4:00 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Beat Magic 103-94

Lakers Beat Magic 103-94

The Lakers beat the Magic on Sunday night, and Jordan Hill played a big role in the victory. Read »

Thursday, Mar 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Back on Friday vs Wizards

Nick Young will return to the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday against the Washington Wizards Read »

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 8:39 PM
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Nick Young "Ain't Much Swaggy Can't Do"

Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers announces his return from injury at practice on March 20, 2014. Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014 at 12:32 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Practice: Young Close, Farmar Injured

Lakers Practice: Young Close, Farmar Injured

Jordan Farmar was the newest Laker on the injury table, and Nick Young returned to Lakers practice. Read »

Sunday, Mar 2, 2014 at 11:18 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Practice: Xavier Henry Back

Lakers Practice: Xavier Henry Back

The Lakers practiced ahead of Monday's game in Portland, and Xavier Henry was back with the team. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014 at 3:18 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Nick Young Out Against Pacers

Lakers Nick Young Out Against Pacers

Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young will sit out against the Indiana Pacers due to a sore knee. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014 at 9:22 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers at Pacers: Opposites Attract

Lakers at Pacers: Opposites Attract

The Los Angeles Lakers take on the team with the best record in the NBA, the Indiana Pacers, on Tuesday. Read »

Monday, Feb 24, 2014 at 1:24 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Playing Through Pain

Nick Young Playing Through Pain

Nick Young reveals he did not undergo an MRI prior to returning on Sunday Read »

Monday, Feb 24, 2014 at 5:29 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Lose, Assume Last Place

Lakers Lose, Assume Last Place

The Lakers dropped to last place in the Western Conference after losing to the Nets on Sunday night. Read »

Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 at 5:02 PM
Nick Young Explains Drop in Defense

Nick Young Explains Drop in Defense

Nick Young's stellar defense earlier in the season faded as the season progressed, and the Lakers' guard explained that he was conserving energy. Watch »

Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 at 4:24 PM
Nick Young Looking Forward to Return

Nick Young Looking Forward to Return

Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers deflects a question about his contract situation by saying he just wants to "swag out." Also, he talks about the pain of sitting by while the Lakers have been on nationally... Watch »

Saturday, Feb 22, 2014 at 1:53 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Ready To Go Sunday

Nick Young Ready To Go Sunday

Nick Young ready to return for the Lakers on Sunday against the Brooklyn Nets Read »

Thursday, Feb 6, 2014 at 3:45 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Has Fracture, Williams Returns

Nick Young Has Fracture, Williams Returns

Nick Young is out for a minimum of two weeks; Shawne Williams joins the team on 10-day contract. 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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