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Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 07:15 PM PST

Dodgers Host Winter Wonderland for Kids

Dodgers Host Winter Wonderland for Kids

The Los Angeles Dodgers hosted a holiday party for kids in the community complete with snow, gifts and even Santa!

Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 06:11 PM PST

Clippers Players React to Death of Craig Sager

Clippers Players React to Death of Craig Sager

Players and coaches of the Los Angeles Clippers reacted to the death of NBA reporter Craig Sager on Thursday, taking to social media to share stories and send their condolences to his family.

Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 03:28 PM PST

Luke Walton Addresses "Soft" Comments

Luke Walton Addresses "Soft" Comments

Lakers coach Luke Walton talked about how he addressed his team following the loss in Brooklyn and issuing a challenge after reports came out that he called the team "soft" the night before

Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 06:49 PM PST

Luke Walton Shares Thoughts on Craig Sager's Passing

Luke Walton Shares Thoughts on Craig Sager's Passing

Lakers coach Luke Walton and the team publicly mourned the passing of TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 08:54 PM PST

Luke Walton "Raised His Voice," Called Team "Soft"

Luke Walton "Raised His Voice," Called Team "Soft"

Lakers coach Luke Walton called out his team for being "soft" and challenged his team following an awful loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 10:28 PM PST

Watch: Larry Nance Jr. Dunks on Brook Lopez

Watch: Larry Nance Jr. Dunks on Brook Lopez

Larry Nance Jr. threw down a monster dunk over 7-footer Brook Lopez on Wednesday night, as the Lakers took on the Brooklyn Nets

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 04:42 PM PST

Luke Walton Not Deterred By $15,000 Fine, Would Do it Again

Luke Walton Not Deterred By $15,000 Fine, Would Do it Again

Lakers coach Luke Walton was not at all apologetic after receiving $15,000 fine from the NBA following an ejection from Monday's loss to the Sacramento Kings.

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 at 11:55 AM PST

Lakers Look to Break Losing Streak Wednesday

Lakers Look to Break Losing Streak Wednesday

The Los Angeles Lakers are in Brooklyn on Wednesday night, looking to snap a seven-game losing streak

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 08:59 AM PST

Who is Rams New Coach John Fassel?

Who is Rams New Coach John Fassel?

After John Fassel was named the new interim head coach of the Los Angeles Rams on Monday, many fans were left scratching their heads. NBC LA fills you in on everything you need to know about the new guy in...

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 02:37 AM PST

3 Things to Know About LA Galaxy's New Coach

3 Things to Know About LA Galaxy's New Coach

If you don't know anything about the LA Galaxy's new coach, that's okay, we're here to help you. Here's three things to know before Tuesday's announcement.

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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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