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Blake Griffin’s legacy now tied to Clippers

The Clippers knew they couldn’t afford to let Blake Griffin walk. Not with CP3 making trails to Houston. That would have been a disastrous kick in the gut for the franchise. Just a couple of hours before midnight was set to strike zero, the Cinderella carriage came awaiting for Griffin. The Clippers managed […]

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Clippers part city ways against Lakers

LOS ANGELES-You can’t fault the Los Angeles Clippers in keeping things interesting whenever they step out on the basketball court. Sunday against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center was just the latest chapter in the Clippers’ 2016-2017 book of dramatic clashes and melodrama finishes. In other words, the Clippers like […]

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Surprise! Clippers NBA’s best

November 16 Joey Thomas 0

The Los Angeles Clippers are the real deal. After jumping out of the gates with a league best 10-1 record to begin the season, the Clippers have secured their best start in franchise history. While the NBA world had their sights set on a finals rematch between the new look Golden […]

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Clippers will go as Blake Griffin goes

October 7 Joey Thomas 0

Over the past five years the Los Angeles Clippers have evolved from being the butt of the NBA’s longest running joke, to becoming one of the most competitive and valuable franchises in the league. Most remember the arrival of Chris Paul as the catalyst of change in Los Angeles. A […]

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Clippers Regain Form in Defeat of Raptors

October 6 Joey Thomas 0

Following a blowout at the hands of the new-look Golden State Warriors, the Los Angeles Clippers aimed to redeem themselves Wednesday night at Staples Center against the Toronto Raptors. Clippers coach Doc Rivers surprised many with an awkward starting lineup that consisted of guards Chris Paul, Austin Rivers, and Raymond […]

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Griffin powers up against Trailblazers

April 18 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-Probably the best thing going for the Los Angeles Clippers  during the playoffs is the fact that they will have a healthy Blake Griffin. The Portland Trailblazers confirmed this after taking a 115-95 defeat to the chin in the first game of the best-of-seven NBA first round playoff series […]

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Clippers feel Blake Griffin’s absence

March 14 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-It’s games like the one played Sunday at Staples Center between the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers that highlight the fact that the home team really miss the down-low presence of Blake Griffin. A perimeter defense might be the other thing the Clippers are lacking after LeBron James, […]

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Clippers remain NBA’s most interesting team

It’s pretty clear to most observers that the Los Angeles Clippers have been on a roller-coaster ride all season. Sometimes they’re up; sometimes they’re down. A big part of that inconsistency for the Clippers is not having Blake Griffin in the  lineup. Griffin’s presence has been notable, despite the team […]

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Warriors, Clippers: A tale of the tape

February 21 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-If there is anything that came out of the third meeting this season between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors is that these two teams know to make for good theater. It was also clear that the Clippers are not going to really contend for a title […]

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5 thoughts on the NBA season

October 28 Dennis J. Freeman 0

So now that Major League Baseball is finally winding down and with the NFL finding itself in mid-stride, the NBA tips off its 2015-2016 season. There are plenty of uncertainty around the season. If, but and maybe is the narrative around the roundball this season. So here’s oour take on […]

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Clippers thinking title not summer distraction

September 26 Dennis J. Freeman 0

CULVER CITY-The loud hoopla about the summer saga around Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan has made some players weary about discussing the topic any further. To them, it’s a moot point. The focus now is on basketball, practice and preparing for a 2015-2016 season that they hope will result […]

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Pickups give Clippers new and improved look

There might be a lot of people who may have to wait on that early delivery of handing the Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs the NBA title next season. Just a couple of weeks ago, the Los Angeles Clippers were getting a failing grade for their offseason transactions when […]

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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 […]