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Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 08:11 PM PST

Dirk Nowitzki Hits Historic Mark, Lakers Lose

Dirk Nowitzki Hits Historic Mark, Lakers Lose

Dirk Nowitzki became only the sixth player to score 30,000 points when he crossed that threshold early in the second quarter of Tuesday's blowout victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.

Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 05:42 PM PST

Lakers Officially Announce Rob Pelinka as GM

Lakers Officially Announce Rob Pelinka as GM

On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers officially announced the hiring of Rob Pelinka, Kobe Bryant's former agent, as the team's new general manager.

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 11:38 PM PST

Clippers Heating Up After Comeback Victory Over Celtics

Clippers Heating Up After Comeback Victory Over Celtics

Chris Paul scored 23 points as Los Angeles won their second straight game, 116-102, over the Boston Celtics at Staples Center on Monday night.

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 09:56 PM PST

'Big Baby' Doubles Down on Feud With Doc Rivers

'Big Baby' Doubles Down on Feud With Doc Rivers

Glen 'Big Baby' Davis took to television last week to continue his verbal assault on former coach Doc Rivers.

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 07:38 AM PST

Lakers in The Courts And on The Court

Lakers in The Courts And on The Court

The Los Angeles Lakers have been losing regularly on the court and apparently have ownership struggles that will be resolved in the courts

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 12:32 AM PST

Lakers Lose Again, That's Seven Straight

Lakers Lose Again, That's Seven Straight

On Sunday night, the Los Angeles Lakers lost their seventh straight game with a 105-97 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans.

Sunday, Mar 5, 2017 at 04:20 PM PST

New Look Galaxy Lose MLS Season Opener

New Look Galaxy Lose MLS Season Opener

The new-look Los Angeles Galaxy opened up the MLS season with a 2-1 loss to FC Dallas on Saturday afternoon at StubHub Center.

Saturday, Mar 4, 2017 at 02:05 AM PST

Celtics Embarrass Lakers at Staples Center

Celtics Embarrass Lakers at Staples Center

The Boston Celtics routed the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Friday night

Friday, Mar 3, 2017 at 03:05 PM PST

Jeanie Buss Blocks Lakers Board Removal Attempt: Report

Jeanie Buss Blocks Lakers Board Removal Attempt: Report

Lawyers had to get involved to block an attempt by Jim Buss and Johnny Buss to remove Lakers president Jeanie Buss as controlling owner of the LA Lakers.

Friday, Mar 3, 2017 at 03:29 AM PST

LA Local David Nwaba Living Out Lakers Dream

LA Local David Nwaba Living Out Lakers Dream

Lifelong Los Angeles Lakers fan and LA local David Nwaba is living out his Lakers' dream after signing a 10-day contract with the team

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Follow the latest in professional sports across Southern California.

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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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