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Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 12:04 AM PST

Luke Walton Frustrated Following Defeat to Dallas

Luke Walton Frustrated Following Defeat to Dallas

Lakers coach Luke Walton shared his frustrations and revealed that he thought his team had progressed beyond the basketball they displayed during Thursday's loss to the Dallas Mavericks

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 at 02:33 PM PST

Dodgers' Pederson and Seager Hang Ten in Hawaii

Dodgers' Pederson and Seager Hang Ten in Hawaii

Los Angeles Dodgers youngsters, Joc Pederson and Corey Seager, are soaking up the sun in Hawaii this week as they host a youth baseball camp for charity.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 06:03 PM PST

Jordan and Paul to Start Day After Accident

Jordan and Paul to Start Day After Accident

DeAndre Jordan will start on Wednesday one day after he was involved in a car accident in Play del Rey. Chris Paul will also return after missing the last three and a half games with a hamstring injury.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 11:24 AM PST

Lakers Larry Nance Jr. Hopeful of Early Return

Lakers Larry Nance Jr. Hopeful of Early Return

Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. sounded optimistic that he could beat the recovery timeline set forth on his knee injury

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 12:10 AM PST

Lakers Lose to Utah on D'Angelo Air-Ball

Lakers Lose to Utah on D'Angelo Air-Ball

The LA Lakers lost on an air-ball by D'Angelo Russell at the buzzer, but Lakers coach Luke Walton seemed encouraged by his team's defense against the Utah Jazz

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 01:51 AM PST

Phil Jackson, Jeanie Buss End Engagement

Phil Jackson, Jeanie Buss End Engagement

Lakers president Jeanie Buss and Knicks president Phil Jackson announce end of their engagement via Twitter on Tuesday night

Monday, Dec 26, 2016 at 10:34 PM PST

Shorthanded Clippers Lose Third Straight Without Stars

Shorthanded Clippers Lose Third Straight Without Stars

Playing without their three leading scorers, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and J.J. Redick, the Clippers dropped their third straight game to a subpar team, 106-102, to the Denver Nuggets on Monday night at Staples...

Monday, Dec 26, 2016 at 02:18 AM PST

Lakers Celebrate Christmas With Victory Over Clippers

Lakers Celebrate Christmas With Victory Over Clippers

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the LA Clippers 111-102 on Christmas night behind a night of balance scoring.

Saturday, Dec 24, 2016 at 05:48 PM PST

Rams' Punter Johnny Hekker Sets NFL Record

Rams' Punter Johnny Hekker Sets NFL Record

Los Angeles Rams punter Johnny Hekker set the all-time NFL record for most punts inside the 20-yard-line in a single season in the team's Christmas Eve game against the 49ers.

Sunday, Dec 25, 2016 at 01:57 AM PST

Kaepernick Leads 49ers To Comeback Win Over Rams

Kaepernick Leads 49ers To Comeback Win Over Rams

Colin Kaepernick led the San Francisco 49ers back from 21-7 down to win 22-21 at the LA Memorial Coliseum on Christmas Eve

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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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