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Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 10:48 PM PDT

Clippers Clinch Home Court For 1st Round of Playoffs

Clippers Clinch Home Court For 1st Round of Playoffs

The Los Angeles Clippers locked down home court advantage for their first round date with the Utah Jazz by beating the Sacramento Kings, 115-95, in their final home game of the regular season at Staples Center.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 10:33 PM PDT

Lakers Complete 2016-17, Finish at 26-56

Lakers Complete 2016-17, Finish at 26-56

The LA Lakers completed the 2016-17 NBA season with a blowout defeat against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 08:36 PM PDT

Dodgers Shutout Cubs, 2-0, to Even Series

Dodgers Shutout Cubs, 2-0, to Even Series

Andrew Toles hit a leadoff home run and it was all the Los Angeles Dodgers would need as they hung on to defeat the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs, 2-0, on Wednesday night at Wrigley Field.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 06:04 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

'Metta! Metta!' Lakers Fans Give World Peace a Chant

In what might be his last appearance at Staples Center, fan-favorite Metta World...View gallery

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Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 02:41 AM PDT

'Metta Day,' World Peace Inspires Lakers' Win

'Metta Day,' World Peace Inspires Lakers' Win

Metta World Peace scored 18 points and inspired the LA Lakers to their fifth win in a row, on Tuesday night against the New Orleans Pelicans at Staples Center

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 03:01 AM PDT

Metta World Peace Final Lakers' Home Game?

Metta World Peace Final Lakers' Home Game?

Tuesday night against the New Orleans Pelicans could be Metta World Peace's final game with the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 11:09 PM PDT

Clippers Ground Rockets

Clippers Ground Rockets

Seven different players scored in double-figures and the Los Angeles Clippers grounded the Rockets, 125-96, to keep pace with the Utah Jazz for home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 10:47 PM PDT

Dodgers Lose NLCS Rematch With Cubs

Dodgers Lose NLCS Rematch With Cubs

Anthony Rizzo delivered the game-winning RBI in the bottom of the ninth, and the Chicago Cubs recorded a walk-off win against the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3-2, in a rematch of the National League Championship...

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 06:15 PM PDT

Discover Your Dodgers: Logan Forsythe (Part 1)

Discover Your Dodgers: Logan Forsythe (Part 1)

NBC LA Sports Reporter, Michael J. Duarte interviews new Dodgers' second baseman, Logan Forsythe, about life, the trade, his new teammates, and a few of his favorite things.

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 05:32 PM PDT

LA Kings Fire Head Coach and GM

LA Kings Fire Head Coach and GM

AEG announced on Monday that they had fired longtime President and General Manager Dean Lombardi as well as head coach Darryl Sutter.

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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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