Alec Baldwin’s legendary tirade in “Glengarry Glen Ross” was “ALWAYS BE A CLOSER.” And basketball, more than any other team sport, thrives on the guys who can close. The one who not only can make the big play with the game on the line, but relishes the opportunity.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul’s running jumper with a tenth of a second left gave the Los Angeles Clippers a 93-91 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night and a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul is the recipient of the “Kia Community Assist Award” for April in recognition of his outstanding efforts in the community, ongoing advocacy, and philanthropy, the NBA announced today.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caron Butler scored 18 of his 22 points in the third quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers routed the Portland Trail Blazers 93-77 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are playing with one eye on the out-of-town scoreboard as they jockey with Denver and Memphis for playoff seeding.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Blake Griffin scored 19 points, Chris Paul added 16 points and nine assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the New Orleans Hornets 105-91 on Wednesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul scored 17 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter after banging his left knee early in the game and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Brooklyn Nets 101-95 on Saturday night in a matchup of playoff-bound teams.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers fell into an eight-point hole to start the game, then dug themselves out with a defensive effort that involved contributions from just about everyone.
Over the course of a few days in January 2013, a vibrant, jaw-dropping wallscape of All-Star Blake Griffin emerged in downtown L.A. at the corner of Olympic Blvd. and Figueroa St., just a short distance […]
A little disagreement this morning on LA’s Morning News when Penny Griego and Phil Hulett both took issue with a Clippers dunk being called “The Dunk of the Year.” Watch the video clips here and you decide.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers had been talking in practice the last couple days about turning up their intensity. DeAndre Jordan clearly got the message, slamming home a monster dunk in the second quarter of a 129-97 win Sunday night that had jaws dropping.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 35 points, Russell Westbrook had 29 points and 10 assists, and Oklahoma City held off a late rally by the Los Angeles Clippers to win 108-104 on Sunday in a matchup of two of the West’s best teams.