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Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 at 12:47 AM PST

Chris Paul's Strange and Dramatic Return to L.A.

Chris Paul's Strange and Dramatic Return to L.A.

Chris Paul's return to Los Angeles to play against his former team was filled with drama, bitterness, and a secret mission to sneak into the Clippers' locker room.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 05:15 PM PST

Lakers Rookie Lonzo Ball Ranks 11th in NBA Jersey Sales

Lakers Rookie Lonzo Ball Ranks 11th in NBA Jersey Sales

Rookie Lonzo Ball ranks 11th in NBA jersey sales and the Lakers rank no. 4 in merchandise for the league based on the league's official store sales for the months of October through December 2017

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 12:22 PM PST

Lakers: Elgin Baylor Getting a Statue

Lakers: Elgin Baylor Getting a Statue

On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers announced plans to immortalize Elgin Baylor with a statue in Star Plaze outside Staples Center

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 08:50 AM PST

Rockets Players Try to Enter Clippers Locker Room After Loss

Rockets Players Try to Enter Clippers Locker Room After Loss

Tensions were high on the court and off the court on Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Staples Center as the Los Angeles Clippers defeated former teammate Chris Paul and the Houston Rockets, 113-102 on Monday.

Monday, Jan 15, 2018 at 05:30 PM PST

Lakers Still Winless Without Lonzo Ball, Lose on MLK Day

Lakers Still Winless Without Lonzo Ball, Lose on MLK Day

Without Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram unable to play due to injuries, the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers snapped a four-game winning streak and fell to the Memphis Grizzlies, 123-114, on MLK Day

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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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