Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan defends during the first half in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Stephen Curry eager to erase Game 2 nightmare

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — For all the problems he had facing the Clippers’ smothering trap defense in Game 2 of their playoff series, Warriors guard Stephen Curry hopes to see more of it. So, too, […]

04/22/2014

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul, top, goes over Golden State Warriors guard Steve Blake for a loose ball during the first half in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Los Angeles, Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Clippers rout Warriors 138-98, even playoff series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin scored a career playoff-high 35 points without a foul and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in routing the Golden State Warriors 138-98 Monday night to even […]

04/21/2014

Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan, left, puts up a shot as Golden State Warriors forward Marreese Speights defends during the first half in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Warriors beat Clippers 109-105 in playoff opener

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 22 points, David Lee added 20 and the Golden State Warriors got Blake Griffin and Chris Paul in foul trouble to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 109-105 on Saturday […]

04/19/2014

FILE - In this Dec. 25, 2013, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin, left, fights with Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut, right, as Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) and Darren Collison (2) look on during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif.  The alley-oops in Lob City, the deep 3-pointers by the Splash Brothers and the overall bitterness between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors should make for one of the most entertaining series in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Whether the up-and-down style both teams play can carry either to a championship this year or in the future remains a topic of debate. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

Clippers-Warriors series billed as must-see TV

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Forget the Showtime Lakers or the Sacramento Kings of past decades. There’s a flashy brand of basketball being played by a new pair of rising California rivals. The alley-oops in Lob […]

04/18/2014

Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin, left, goes up for a shot next to Golden State Warriors' David Lee (10) and Andrew Bogut, center, during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo)

Warriors dominate inside, rout Clippers 111-92

  OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — David Lee had 22 points and 11 rebounds, Andrew Bogut grabbed 17 boards and the Golden State Warriors whipped the Los Angeles Clippers 111-92 Thursday night. Stephen Curry scored 22 points and handed out […]

01/30/2014

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) drives to the basket against the Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) as Warriors forward Andre Iguodala (9) defend during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Warriors, Clippers growing into testy matchup

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The debate about whether the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers are growing into unlikely California rivals might just be a matter of vocabulary. Call it what you want. On the court, […]

01/30/2014

Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, right, walks forward Blake Griffin, left, off the court after he was ejected for his second technical foul against the Golden State Warriors during the second half in a NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

NBA: Blake Griffin shouldn’t have been ejected

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA said Thursday that its referees made a mistake when they ejected Los Angeles forward Blake Griffin in the Clippers’ 105-103 loss at Golden State on Wednesday night. Griffin was […]

12/26/2013

Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, right, walks forward Blake Griffin, left, off the court after he was ejected for his second technical foul against the Golden State Warriors during the second half in a NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Blake and Doc in post-game interviews; Green fined $15k

NEW YORK (AP) — Golden State forward Draymond Green was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Thursday for failing to leave the court in a timely manner after his ejection Wednesday night against the Los […]

12/26/2013

Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin, left, fights with Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut, right, as Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) and Darren Collison (2) look on during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. Warriors won 105-103.(AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Warriors beat Clippers on testy Christmas night

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Clippers star Blake Griffin fired off some harsh words for the Golden State Warriors after being ejected on a Christmas night turned spirited. Coach Doc Rivers is equally as irritated — […]

12/26/2013

Golden State Warriors forward David Lee, right, goes up for a shot as Los Angeles Lakers forward Shawne Williams defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Gasol, Young propel Lakers past Warriors 102-95

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Pau Gasol and Nick Young did a remarkable job keeping the Los Angeles Lakers together without their two injured stars. The Golden State Warriors had better take notes, because their injury […]

11/23/2013

Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul, right, dribbles past Utah Jazz's Trey Burke in the first quarter during an NBA preseason basketball game on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Kim Raff)

Behind the scenes with Chris Paul and J.J. Reddick (audio)

At today’s shootaround, the microphone lands on Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul (“Our team is a little bit different this year”) and J.J. Reddick. Don’t forget to listen to the game tonight at 7 on […]

11/04/2013

Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford, left, drives to the basket with Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, right, defending in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Clippers win home opener, beating Warriors 126-115

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul scored 42 points and had three of his 15 assists on consecutive alley-oop dunks by Blake Griffin during a 30-second span of the third quarter, leading the Los Angeles […]

11/01/2013

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