The Town Talk
Holiday, Anderson gear up for Pelicans campHoliday, Anderson gear up...
Holiday, Anderson gear up for Pelicans camp Injured Pelicans excited to return to full-speed action as training camp approaches Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/sports/2014/09/13/holiday-anderson-gear-pelicans-camp/15563985/ New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday and forward Ryan Anderson guard Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin during a game last season. Holiday and Anderson both are returning from season-ending surgeries that limited them to a combined 56 games last year.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Jamal Crawford: 'I think this will be the best year in Clippers history'
May 11, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford celebrates at the end of game four of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Staples Center. The Clippers defeated the Thunder 101-99 to tie the series 2-2.Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports In a Q&A posted on Clippers.com, reigning Sixth Man of the Year Jamal Crawford proclaimed a franchise-best year ahead of the Clippers for the 2014-15 NBA season when asked what excited him most about the upcoming season.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Positional Strength: Ranking the Maverick power forwards with the rest of the West
Editor's note: This is part four of a five-part series breaking down the Mavericks at each position, as compared to the rest of the Western Conference. Here's last week's version.
Silver Screen and Roll
Byron Scott: '[Los Angeles] is still a purple and gold town'
Los Angeles is still painted in purple and gold, and Lakers head coach Byron Scott wants to make sure it stays that way. Ever since the Los Angeles Clippers backed their way into drafting Blake Griffin and subsequently acquiring Chris Paul in the aftermath of the infamous "Basketball Reasons," there has been much discussion in the media, both locally and nationally, as to whether Los Angeles is a Lakers or Clippers town.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Ex-Clippers guard Chauncey Billups retires from NBA
March 10, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chauncey Billups passes the ball against the Detroit Pistons during the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports After 17 years in the NBA, Chauncey Billups , former Los Angeles Clippers point guard, is calling it quits, revealing his decision in an interview with Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports.
The Post Game
Chris Douglas-Roberts To Bring Back Short Shorts With Los Angeles Clippers
Snapbacks are back, Starter jackets are back and even OutKast is back. The 90s are in again, but something is missing.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
USA meets Mexico in FIBA World Cup
It's do-or-die time for Team USA. With the single-elimination, Round of 16 portion of the FIBA Basketball World Cup starting Saturday and USA set to face Mexico , the team's USA Basketball faces Mexico as elimination round begins BARCELONA - It's do-or-die time for Team USA.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Will Los Angeles Clippers Become the Next Hot Free-Agent Destination?
In the past, once Donald Sterling was actually willing to spend some money on the team, there was always a stigma attached to joining the Los Angeles Clippers as a free agent. When you have one of the elite organizations in all of sports in the same building, it can be difficult to stand out.
Predicting the Los Angeles Clippers' Best 5-Man Lineups in 2014-15
One of the most important aspects of coaching in the NBA is determining a team's best lineups. Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers will face that challenge early, as multiple new additions to the roster have uprooted Rivers' prominent units from last season.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Film Room: Ekpe Udoh, the Perfect Fit
In September of 2013, we wondered if the Clippers could, as a unit, play defenseit was the difference between a championship berth or a routine early playoff exit. In September of 2014, the questioned has shifted a bit, focusing on whether the Clippers can become an elite defensive team, joining the ranks San Antonio, Oklahoma City, Memphis, Chicago, etc.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Clippers to sign Ekpe Udoh, Chris Douglas Roberts
A season ago, the Clippers were a team with the league's best offense and a top-seven defense, but the bulk of those accomplishments can be attributed to the players who were in the starting lineup.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Report: Hedo Turkoglu nearing free agent deal to return to Clippers
Hedo Turkoglu did next to nothing from a statistical standpoint for the Clippers a season ago, after being added in the middle of the year in an attempt to bolster the bench with a veteran player that could help the team for its run into the postseason.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Report: Toure Murry agrees to deal with Utah Jazz
Once a named target for the Los Angeles Clippers, point guard Toure Murry' has agreed to a deal with the Utah Jazz.
Could Ray Allen Rejoin Doc Rivers in LaLa Land?
In what would constitute something of a surprise, it appears the Los Angeles Clippers have joined the list of potential suitors for veteran free agent/former Celtics star Ray Allen.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Worthy challengers ahead for Team USA in FIBA World Cup
Labor Day weekend is upon us, but across the Atlantic, Team USA will begin one of the most arduous undertakings it has had since coach Mike Krzyzewski and executive director Jerry Colangelo took over the program in the wake of the 2004 Olympics debacle.
Anatomy of a deal: Dudley, Delfino, Raduljica and assets
The Clippers have decided to turn Jared Dudley and a 2017 protected first-round pick into cap space enough for four minimum salary players.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Clippers coach Doc Rivers nets upgraded contract
In this Aug. 18, 2014, file photo, new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, right, and head coach Doc Rivers share a laughter during a news conference held after the Clippers Fan Festival in Los Angeles.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
5 Squads Who Could Cause Major Problems for Team USA at FIBA Tournament
Big men Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge joined them. Blake Griffin and Russell Westbrook cited health concerns preventing their involvement.
Los Angeles Times
Clippers give Doc Rivers new contract that runs through 2019
Two weeks after acquiring the Clippers, the team's new owner gave president of basketball operations and Coach Doc Rivers a new contract that will run through the 2018-19 season.
Clippers Deal Dudley, Add Raduljica
On Tuesday, the Clippers traded Jared Dudley and a 2017 lottery-protected first-round pick to the Milwaukee Bucks for Carlos Delfino, Miroslav Raduljica and their own 2015 second-round pick.