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Chris Paul, Kevin McHale

Clippers fall to Rockets 113-100

James Harden scored 31 points, Dwight Howard had 16 points and 15 rebounds and the Houston Rockets never trailed in a 113-100 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday, sending them to the Western […]

05/17/2015

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, drives around Houston Rockets forward Josh Smith.

No longer just a dunker, Griffin emerges as playoff star

Every NBA fan knows Blake Griffin, resident dunk-monster of Lob City. His one-handed jams have been fodder for highlight reels since his pro career began five years ago. This playoff season, Griffin is showing a […]

05/16/2015

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, drives around Houston Rockets forward Josh Smith.

Clippers collapse in 4th quarter; Blake Griffin became tentative down the stretch

Legendary broadcaster of the Los Angeles Clippers Ralph Lawler joins The Home Team weekdays at 7:30 a.m. This morning Ralph dissected last night’s heartbreaking loss against the Houston Rockets. It happened so fast. They were up by […]

05/15/2015

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Kobe Bryant tweets respect to Blake Griffin, but still bleeds gold

We’re assuming that Kobe Bryant was watching Game 6 last night at 9:30 p.m. when he tweeted that Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin has grown tremendously, adding the hashtag #respect. When ESPN writer […]

05/15/2015

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VIDEO: Clippers shootaround with J.J. and “Big Baby”

The Beast 980 field reporter Eric Geller was on hand for today’s Shootaround with the Los Angeles Clippers. Watch J.J. Redick and Glen “Big Baby” Davis address questions about Game 5 in Houston and what’s […]

05/14/2015

Blake Griffin

Lawler: “Blake Griffin has elevated his game to the rare, superstar level”

Legendary broadcaster of the Los Angeles Clippers Ralph Lawler joins The Home Team weekdays at 7:30 a.m. As the Clippers get ready for Game 6 against the Houston Rockets tonight, Ralph begins by discussing how the Rockets can’t stop Blake […]

05/14/2015

Blake Griffin, left, and Chris Paul

Clippers down to last chance to close Rockets out at home

Chris Paul has never reached the conference finals in his 10-year All-Star career. Neither have the Los Angeles Clippers and now the pressure is on them to make franchise history together. They failed to get […]

05/13/2015

Chris Paul

Lawler: Houston is not the ramshackle group that we had seen in the first 4 games

Legendary broadcaster of the Los Angeles Clippers Ralph Lawler joins The Home Team weekdays at 7:30 a.m. On the heels of a terrible loss to the Houston Rockets last night Ralph offers his insights into what went […]

05/13/2015

Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets find themselves on the verge of elimination hosting the L.A. Clippers tonight.
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VIDEO: Rockets’ “sense of urgency” same for Game 5 as Game 4

The Houston Rockets enter Game 5 tonight hosting the Los Angeles Clippers with the possibility of being knocked out of the playoffs. The Beast 980 caught up with the Rockets after game three to preview […]

05/12/2015

Los Angeles Clippers Chris Paul (left) and Blake Griffin

Ralph Lawler: The Clippers are as desperate as the Rockets to end this thing

Legendary broadcaster of the Los Angeles Clippers Ralph Lawler joins The Home Team weekdays at 7:30 a.m. As the Clippers get ready for Game 5 against the Houston Rockets tonight, Ralph previews the game by starting with the Rockets […]

05/12/2015

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