Harrison Faigen is a credentialed writer with experience planning and creating both shortform and longform content, ranging from profile pieces to film breakdowns centering on the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA as a whole.
Harrison is currently editor-in-chief at Silver Screen and Roll after a yearlong tenure as a senior writer at Lakers Nation after spending the first two-plus years of his career at Silver Screen and Roll, where he worked his way up from doing link aggregation posts on a weekly basis to writing columns, before eventually taking over as Social Content Editor and Lead Contributor.
Harrison has also been credentialed to cover the Lakers in person numerous times during games at Staples Center, practices at their facility in El Segundo (where he also covers games of the Lakers’ developmental league affiliate, the Los Angeles D-Fenders), as well as traveling to cover the team’s Summer League in Las Vegas since 2015.
Harrison also has experience at doing live podcasts/postgame shows, first as a founding member of Lakers Outsiders and then as co-host of the Locked on Lakers Podcast, all while continuing to work towards his Bachelor’s Degree in Communications at Cal State Fullerton (He will graduate in the Spring of 2019).
Harrison has additionally served as the managing editor of the Daily Titan (Cal State Fulleron’s Student Paper), while also spending time as an assistant sports editor and the paper’s first-ever Sports Social Media Editor and Web Editor, in addition to previously serving as a contributor to Ridiculous Upside covering the D-League as a whole.
His freelance work has appeared on the Sports Fan Journal, Vice, SB Nation and Ridiculous Upside.