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Friday, Apr 13, 2018

Andre Ingram To Toss First Pitch at Dodger Stadium

Andre Ingram To Toss First Pitch at Dodger Stadium

Los Angeles Lakers guard Andre Ingram continues his fairy tale week by throwing out the first pitch at Dodger Stadium on Friday night

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018

Lakers Call-Up Andre Ingram and He Delivers

Lakers Call-Up Andre Ingram and He Delivers

At 32 years old, Andre Ingram made his NBA debut in the Los Angeles Lakers' final home game of the season and scored 11 points in the first half without missing a shot.

Sunday, Apr 8, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Says He'll Be Ready For Free Agency

Isaiah Thomas Says He'll Be Ready For Free Agency

Los Angeles Lakers guard Isaiah Thomas explained his decision to undergo surgery on his hip and also said he'll be ready at the start of free agency

Friday, Apr 6, 2018

Legend Elgin Baylor Finally Gets Statue on Friday

Legend Elgin Baylor Finally Gets Statue on Friday

Los Angeles Lakers legend Elgin Baylor is finally getting his statue on Friday at STAPLES Center in a ceremony that is long overdue.

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018

Kyle Kuzma Plays Through Fatigue, Injury To Beat Spurs

Kyle Kuzma Plays Through Fatigue, Injury To Beat Spurs

Kyle Kuzma scored 30 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers over the San Antonio Spurs 122-112 in an overtime victory

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018

Lakers Drown in Salt Lake, Lose to Jazz

Lakers Drown in Salt Lake, Lose to Jazz

The Los Angeles Lakers could not make up for a thin squad and suffered their eighth loss in the last 10 games, as the Utah Jazz showed no mercy for the banged up Lakers.

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018

Alex Caruso: From Tryouts to Starting for the Lakers

Alex Caruso: From Tryouts to Starting for the Lakers

Alex Caruso went from doing a G-League tryout to now starting for the Los Angeles Lakers

Friday, Mar 30, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Done for Season, But Is He Done with Lakers?

Isaiah Thomas Done for Season, But Is He Done with Lakers?

Isaiah Thomas' tenure with the LA Lakers was cut short, as the point guard underwent surgery on his injured hip and becomes an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season.

Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Having Surgery, Brandon Ingram Returning

Isaiah Thomas Having Surgery, Brandon Ingram Returning

The Los Angeles Lakers announced that Isaiah Thomas will undergo surgery on his hip and miss the remainder of the season, while Brandon Ingram will return to the court on Wednesday night against Dallas

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018

Lonzo Ball Flirts With Triple-Double in Detroit

Lonzo Ball Flirts With Triple-Double in Detroit

The Los Angeles Lakers lost 112-106 to the Detroit Pistons on a night when Lonzo Ball fell only two rebounds shy of a triple-double

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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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