1. Jordan's Return, New Additions Create New Power Structure Clips Need for Title

    LOS ANGELES — It was DeAndre Day in L.A., right down to a big birthday bash Tuesday night. On a stage filled with newcomers, including Paul Pierce and Josh Smith , DeAndre ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 134,270 reads 453 comments

  2. DeAndre Jordan's Playful Side as Vital to Clippers as It Was Infuriating to Mavs

    LOS ANGELES — Now that the wild DeAndre Jordan recommitment ceremony is over—Mark Cuban not having the expected epilogue to his How to Win at the Sport of ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 128,520 reads 463 comments

  3. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and CP3 on a Banana Boat Makes for Hilarious Picture

    The boys. On Tuesday, TMZ published a picture that will go down in history as one of the greats. In it, LeBron James , Chris Paul , Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union (D-Wade's wife) straddle a banana boat in the Bahamas...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 857,949 reads 403 comments

  4. DeAndre Jordan's Departure Shows Clips Still Chris Paul's Team, for Good and Bad

    LOS ANGELES — For his entire NBA career, Blake Griffin has been tighter than tight with DeAndre Jordan, the two at times commiserating over how much Los Angeles Clippers business in the past and future revolves around Chris Paul ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 395,949 reads 629 comments

  5. In D'Angelo Russell, Lakers See Superstar Quality That Has Defined the Franchise

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The Los Angeles Lakers ' pick of D'Angelo Russell over Jahlil Okafor is being framed as a referendum on guards mattering more than centers in today's perimeter-partisan NBA ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 202,906 reads 355 comments

  6. Final 2014-15 Season Grades for Every L.A. Clippers Player

    We thought the ugliest part of the Los Angeles Clippers ' season would be blowing a 3-1 second-round series lead to the Houston Rockets . Losing in Game 7 must've been one of the most painful feelings any team can experience...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 3 months ago 10,396 reads 15 comments

  7. The Top 20 Active Sports Superstars Without a Ring

    In the world of sports, more than anything else, superstar athletes are ultimately judged on the number of rings they win...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 months ago 24,668 reads 71 comments

  8. L.A. Clippers Must Fix Their Margins, Not Blow Up Their Core

    The Los Angeles Clippers got eliminated from the playoffs in just about the most heartbreaking way a team can. Now, the hot takes are shooting off like rockets...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 3 months ago 8,549 reads 85 comments

  9. Key Takeaways from LA Clippers' Game 7 Loss

    After looking like potential favorites in the Western Conference a week ago, the Los Angeles Clippers are once again exiting the NBA playoffs before the Western Conference Finals...

    Sami  Harb Written by Sami Harb about 3 months ago 532 reads 0 comments

  10. DeAndre Jordan, Chris Paul Reportedly Had 'Falling Out' During Season

    For the Los Angeles Clippers, the aftermath of blowing a 3-1 series lead against the Houston Rockets and losing in the Western Conference Semifinals, once again, could have a lasting impact on the franchise...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 206,857 reads 417 comments

  11. NBA Finals: Championship Odds and Predictions for Remaining Teams

    In his verse on the 2011 hit “I’m on One,” Drake made a declaration that can be applied to the NBA playoffs unfolding before our eyes...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 10,016 reads 8 comments

  12. Unfair but True: Chris Paul Needs Game 7 Win to Salvage Playoff Legacy

    Chris Paul needs a Game 7 victory over the Houston Rockets to slay the narrative about his postseason failings once and for all...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 40,574 reads 148 comments

  13. Clippers-Rockets Game 6 Is About Who Can Neutralize Opponent's Stars

    Somehow, we've all made it through five games of this Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Clippers series. After 366 free throws and dozens of Deck-a-DJs, Hound-a-Howards, Smother-a-Smittys and Ha-Capelas, the Clippers head home to L...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 4 months ago 10,383 reads 67 comments

  14. Breaking the Label: How Blake Griffin Has Gone from Dunker to Complete NBA Star

    For most of Blake Griffin 's career, he's lived in the offensive shadow of Chris Paul and Lob City. His athleticism, ferocious dunks and ability to overpower his way to the rim clouded the perception of his game...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 4 months ago 18,815 reads 114 comments

  15. NBA Playoffs 2015: Game Times, TV, Live Stream Coverage and Picks for Tuesday

    Things are becoming clearer by the day. LeBron James is still forced to be a one-man show. Derrick Rose is back. James Harden can’t do it all himself. The Los Angeles Clippers are the real deal...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 2,459 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Reasons the LA Clippers Have Put It All Together in the Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Clippers are one win away from the Western Conference Finals for only the second time in franchise history. Up 3-1 on the Houston Rockets , they're feeling about as comfortable as any team remaining in the postseason...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 4 months ago 11,243 reads 86 comments

  17. NBA Playoff Schedule 2015: Game Times, TV and Live Stream Coverage for Friday

    It’s been too long, hasn ’t it? For the first time in a long time—since April 17, to be exact—the NBA playoffs were nowhere to be found Thursday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 3,356 reads 1 comments

  18. What Chris Paul's (Probable) Return Means for L.A. Clippers' Playoff Push

    The Los Angeles Clippers are in about as good a position as they could have hoped. After playing the first two games of the second-round without Chris Paul , the Clippers find ...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 4 months ago 5,959 reads 25 comments

  19. Compelling Semifinals Once Again Proving the NBA Is a Point Guard's League

    The NBA playoffs' most dynamic point guards are doing more than stealing the show with slick handles, silky jump shots and stunningly heroic displays —they're controlling their teams' fates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 9,996 reads 71 comments

  20. NBA Playoff Schedule 2015: TV, Live Stream Coverage for Wednesday's Semis

    Raise your hand if you hate injuries. OK, thanks. That’s enough, every basketball fan in the world. With our feet barely wet in Round 2 of the 2014-15 NBA playoffs, health issues have become a prominent storyline...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 3,917 reads 0 comments

  21. Griffin, Clippers Finding Chemistry Can Overcome Almost Anything in Playoffs

    Dig a little deeper into big playoff victories and you see that so much goes into them. It might not look the case for the Los Angeles Clippers, seemingly riding high from the ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 59,018 reads 246 comments

  22. NBA Playoffs 2015: Full Round 1 Bracket Results and Semifinal Predictions

    Let’s talk about a real fight. There is no running away or dancing around in this bout, just two opponents going to war against one another with the hopes of moving on to the next round...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 3,683 reads 0 comments

  23. After Playoff Ouster, Spurs' Search to Rediscover Hunger Top Offseason Priority

    Sometimes who wants it more doesn't matter. Talent and chemistry and injuries decide plenty of games and playoff series, but how much you want it does matter. For the individual and the team, desire is part of the basic equation...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 55,293 reads 219 comments

  24. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets: 2nd-Round Analysis and Predictions

    It took seven games and some heroics from Chris Paul , but the Los Angeles Clippers are officially slated for a second-round matchup with the second-seeded Houston Rockets...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 18,372 reads 27 comments

  25. Los Angeles Clippers Ride Chris Paul's Heroics into 2nd Round of NBA Playoffs

    LOS ANGELES — Chris Paul had one good leg to work with. He'd pulled up lame with a left hamstring strain late in the first quarter and hobbled his way through the final ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 4 months ago 56,341 reads 308 comments