DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks finally have a win over one of the top four teams headed to the Western Conference playoffs — just in time for their own postseason push.
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.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — This is not how the Clippers expected to prepare for the final stretch of the regular season. The NBA’s hottest team at the start of the season has looked quite mediocre over the past two weeks.
The Los Angeles Clippers today waived forward Trey Thompkins. The 37th overall selection of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Clippers out of Georgia, Thompkins averaged 2.4 points and 1.0 rebounds in 24 games during his rookie season.
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) — With the NBA’s worst team in town, the Los Angeles Clippers were conscious not to play down to the Bobcats’ level. Blake Griffin scored 24 points, keying a decisive second-quarter burst that put the Clippers in command en route to a 106-84 victory.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Still smarting from a 26-point loss to the Spurs, the Los Angeles Clippers took out their frustration on the Utah Jazz. Caron Butler scored 21 points and the Clippers rode a big third quarter to a 107-94 victory on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers shot 77 percent and scored 46 points in the first quarter, then lost their killer instinct the rest of the game. But they still earned their third straight victory, 106-96 over the Houston Rockets.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some of the Los Angeles Clippers’ players were practicing a variety of high-flying dunks during pregame warm-ups. The fun continued when the real game tipped off.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers were missing Blake Griffin and Chris Paul. The Washington Wizards won the game. Tread carefully around Randy Wittman when trying to connect those two thoughts.