Triple Threat
Covering LA Sports' Big Three: Lakers, Dodgers and Kings
Monday, Jan 20, 2014 at 10:26 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Standing Up To Challenge

Lakers Standing Up To Challenge

Pau Gasol hopes to continue strong play when Lakers take on Bulls on Monday evening. Read »

Sunday, Jan 19, 2014 at 4:40 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Win Two in a Row

Lakers Win Two in a Row

Nick Young was hot, and rookie Ryan Kelly started as the Lakers beat the Raptors in an early Sunday NBA game. Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 1:51 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Hold Team Meeting, Talk Fighting

Lakers Hold Team Meeting, Talk Fighting

The Los Angeles Lakers cleared the air on the fight and now face the Boston Celtics Read »

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 3:47 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Suspended One Game

Nick Young Suspended One Game

Lakers sign Manny Harris to a 10-day contract, as Nick Young is suspended for the Lakers at Celtics. Read »

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 8:54 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Ejected, Lakers Lose

Nick Young Ejected, Lakers Lose

Nick Young's ejection overshadowed the Lakers' loss to the Suns on Wednesday night. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 6:46 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Young's 28 Not Enough For Lakers Win

Young's 28 Not Enough For Lakers Win

Lakers lost to Cavs despite 28 points from Nick Young Read »

Monday, Jan 13, 2014 at 6:28 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young to Lakers Fans: "Stick With It"

Nick Young to Lakers Fans:

Nick Young talked about the loss to the Clippers and told Lakers fans to stick with the team. Read »

Monday, Jan 6, 2014 at 6:03 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Trade Talks Hurting Team

Lakers Trade Talks Hurting Team

Pau Gasol's trade talks are having an effect on the Los Angeles Lakers Read »

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013 at 9:53 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Embarrassed By Bucks On NYE

Lakers Embarrassed By Bucks On NYE

The Lakers lost to the Milwaukee Bucks, the worst team in the NBA on New Year's Eve. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013 at 12:23 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Starting for Lakers

Nick Young Starting for Lakers

Nick Young will get a rare start for the Lakers against the Bucks on New Year's Eve. Read »

Monday, Dec 30, 2013 at 6:59 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Lose Game to 76ers, Henry to Injury

Lakers Lose Game to 76ers, Henry to Injury

Have The LA Lakers have hit rock bottom after a loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night. Read »

Sunday, Dec 29, 2013 at 6:00 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Face Must-Win Against 76ers

Lakers Face Must-Win Against 76ers

Nick Young has extra motivation when the Lakers take on his former team, the Philadelphia 76ers. Read »

Saturday, Dec 28, 2013 at 4:40 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Practice Report: Game-Time Decisions

Lakers Practice Report: Game-Time Decisions

Lakers met for Saturday practice, Pau Gasol and Chris Kaman remain "game-time decisions," and Nick Young talks about passing and not getting respect. Read »

Friday, Dec 27, 2013 at 11:56 AM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Lakers Look To Snap Losing Streak Against Jazz

Lakers Look To Snap Losing Streak Against Jazz

Nick Young and the Los Angeles Lakers take on the Utah Jazz with hopes to snap a three-game losing streak. Read »

Friday, Dec 27, 2013 at 12:02 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Nick Young Providing Laughs For Lakers

Nick Young Providing Laughs For Lakers

Nick Young showed off his unique style in the Lakers locker room following the loss to Miami. 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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Vin Scully to Return for 66th Season With Dodgers

Vin Scully to Return for 66th Season With Dodgers

Baseball fans rejoice! Vin Scully will be back for another season.

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack.

Lakers Legends Return For Byron Scott

Lakers Legends Return For Byron Scott

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced Byron Scott as their head coach on Tuesday morning with Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jamaal Wilkes joining in the presentation.

Video: Dodgers' Kershaw Throws Baseballs at Jimmy Kimmel’s Head

Video: Dodgers' Kershaw Throws Baseballs at Jimmy Kimmel’s Head

Clayton Kershaw's attempt to knock an apple off Jimmy Kimmel's head during his appearance on Kimmel's show is both horrible and great at the same time.

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...

Magic: Scott Hiring Marks

Magic: Scott Hiring Marks "Great Day" for Lakers Fans

The Los Angeles Lakers introduce former player Byron Scott Tuesday as the team's new head coach.