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Jordan calls his shot with Clippers

There are a lot of people walking around with sour grapes in their mouths today. To get to the point, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and Mavericks fans are probably somewhere blowing a gasket. They have a pretty good argument to do so. But that’s nothing compared to the ugly […]

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A Center Void for Clippers

Well, what are the Clippers going to do now that center DeAndre Jordan has turned his back on the ballclub and skirted his way to Texas? Win. There is no need to panic in Clipper Nation. At the end of the day when Jordan decided he’d rather be the man […]

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Stephenson a piece in Clippers’ puzzle

CULVER CITY, CA-Here comes trouble. The trouble coming for the NBA’s Western Conference perimeter offensive players is Lance Stephenson. Get the memo, Steph Curry. You are now on notice, Klay Thompson. For the Los Angeles Clippers, getting Stephenson means finding a tough, in-your-face small ball stopper. With small ball  starting […]

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Clippers will learn from latest setback

Sometimes in life you learn from your experiences. Some experiences are great. There are some experiences that we all would like to forget. Then there are others that we learn, grow and can build from. This is one of those moments for the Los Angeles Clippers. The pain of losing […]

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Clippers, Rockets fit to be tied

LOS ANGELES-Outmanned.  Outgunned. Down by 19 points with little more than a quarter left in their season. The Houston Rockets looked every bit of a team on the brink of elimination from the playoffs as the Los Angeles Clippers and their fans at Staples Center smelled their first ever appearance […]

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Clippers in a different sphere

Yes, the Los Angeles Clippers know they’re in a dogfight with the Houston Rockets. Yes, the Clippers had egg put on their faces with that 124-103 defeat to the Rockets in Game 5. Yes, the Clippers need to seal the deal in Game 6 at Staples Center to move on […]

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Game 3 a moment for Austin

LOS ANGELES-Six minutes. That’s all the time that Austin Rivers needed to help out his dad. That’s all the time the Los Angeles Clippers needed to put away the pesky Houston Rockets in Game 3 of their Western Conference semifinals series. It was six minutes of exhilarating lights out basketball […]

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Paul and Clippers KO Spurs

LOS ANGELES-It was fitting that Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference first round series between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs would be played on the night when the boxing world was at the center of attention with the Floyd “Money” Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao welterweight championship bout holding […]

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Time for Clippers to finish it

Game 7. This is grown folks’ business. This is where guts and glory come into play. There’s something about a Game 7 that makes you tune in. Maybe it’s the unfolding drama that comes with a series-deciding game. Maybe it’s seeing the joy of  celebration of a team climbing through […]

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Home court advantage: Spurs

April 29 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-That momentous win the Los Angeles Clippers had over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of their first round, NBA Western Conference playoff series on Sunday is now somewhere placed in the team’s hip pocket as a result of what took place in Game 5. What happened in […]

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Clippers lend Spurs a charity hand

April 23 Dennis J. Freeman 0

Well, I guess we have a series now. Seeing that the Los Angeles Clippers could not get out of their own way in Game 2 of the best-of-seven first round playoffs series against the San Antonio Spurs, the Clippers now face the task of heading to Texas of winning at […]

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Clippers make their point in Game 1

April 20 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-Defense, drive and delivery summed up Game 1 of the first round NBA playoff matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs. The Clippers got all three components to hand down an easy 102-87 win against the defending world champions Spurs. The Clippers defeated the Spurs pretty […]

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Clips gives Memphis the blues

April 12 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-Tough. Tough. Tough. That’s the brand that’s been associated with the Memphis Grizzlies. The Los Angeles Clippers are all too familiar with just how gritty and nose-to-the-grind team the Grizzlies are having gone through two brutal playoff series with the mid-western city in the postseason in two of their […]

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Warriors-Clippers: Collision Course

LOS ANGELES-Splash versus blue-collar. Grit or highlight reel. The youthful energy of the Golden State Warriors or the experience of the Los Angeles Clippers. Take your pick. Tuesday night’s finale at Staples  Center which landed in Golden State’s favor with a 110-106 win could be a precursor to the two […]

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Paul named Player of the Week

The National Basketball Association announced that Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul has been named Western Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Mar. 16, through Sunday, Mar. 22. Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat was the Eastern Conference winner. Paul helped the Clippers to a 4-0 week […]