1. Help-Wanted Ad for Los Angeles Clippers' Backup Center Position

    Considering last week's trade of Spencer Hawes and Matt Barnes for Lance Stephenson—one I made a case for back in December —the Los Angeles Clippers are now in the market for a reserve center...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 1 month ago 14,063 reads 22 comments

  2. 5 Realistic Targets for Los Angeles Clippers to Chase in 2015 NBA Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Clippers are facing an important summer. DeAndre Jordan is an unrestricted free agent, and head coach Doc Rivers has limited financial options to improve the roster...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 1 month ago 20,984 reads 38 comments

  3. Playing Keep or Cut with Each of Los Angeles Clippers' Free Agents

    Doc Rivers has his work cut out improving the Los Angeles Clippers ' roster this summer. As president of basketball operations, he will be in charge of all roster moves...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 1 month ago 12,441 reads 26 comments

  4. How Los Angeles Clippers Can Sell Free Agent DeAndre Jordan on Return to L.A.

    How does one quantify a player's worth in dollars? It is a rather subjective analysis that blurs the lines between statistics, need and future value...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 1 month ago 1,199 reads 1 comments

  5. What We Learned About the Los Angeles Clippers During 2014-15 NBA Season

    The 2014-15 Los Angeles Clippers (56-26) will always be remembered for failing to close out the Houston Rockets in the second round of the NBA playoffs despite leading the series 3-1...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 2 months ago 6,299 reads 36 comments

  6. 5 NBA Draft Combine Prospects Los Angeles Clippers Must Watch Closely

    The Los Angeles Clippers do not have any picks in the upcoming draft. They traded their first-round pick to the Boston Celtics for head coach Doc Rivers and their second-round pick to the Denver Nuggets for the rights to Cheikh Samb in 2009...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 3 months ago 3,545 reads 8 comments

  7. Austin Rivers Emerging as Unexpected X-Factor for Los Angeles Clippers

    When Austin Rivers joined his father and the Los Angeles Clippers organization on January 16, the narrative surrounding the trade was humorous...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 3 months ago 2,312 reads 1 comments

  8. Lessons Learned so Far from Los Angeles Clippers' First-Round Series with Spurs

    Through five games of the Los Angeles Clippers vs. San Antonio Spurs series, things have not gone as Doc Rivers had planned. His team trails 3-2, and there are plenty of lessons to be learned after digesting each of these gut-wrenching games...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 3 months ago 2,897 reads 15 comments

  9. Biggest Adjustments Los Angeles Clippers Must Make in Game 2 Versus Spurs

    On Sunday night, the Los Angeles Clippers came out and punched the San Antonio Spurs in the mouth, winning 107-92 in Game 1 of their Western Conference Quarterfinal matchup...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 3 months ago 2,839 reads 17 comments

  10. The Most Important Free Agent for Los Angeles Clippers to Land This Offseason

    This might not be a name that excites the fanbase, but the Los Angeles Clippers ' most important free-agent target this summer is the San Antonio Spurs ' Cory Joseph ...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 3 months ago 1,392 reads 1 comments

  11. Assembling Los Angeles Clippers' Ideal Playoff Rotation

    The Los Angeles Clippers are having another good season. Head coach Doc Rivers has led the team to a 49-26 record, occupying the No. 5 seed by half a game and holding home-court advantage over the No...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 4 months ago 3,271 reads 39 comments

  12. Projecting Los Angeles Clippers' Best and Worst 2015 NBA Playoff Matchups

    Matchups will play a key factor in determining how far the Los Angeles Clippers advance this postseason. In previous years, the team struggled against the size of the Memphis Grizzlies (2013) and efficiency of the San Antonio Spurs (2012)...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 4 months ago 4,432 reads 58 comments

  13. Why Chris Paul Deserves to Be in the MVP Conversation

    Most Valuable Player debates are heating up, but one name remains consistently absent: Chris Paul . While Russell Westbrook , LeBron James, Stephen Curry and James Harden are dominating the discussion, Paul's play has gone somewhat unnoticed...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 4 months ago 12,897 reads 23 comments

  14. Is Everyone Sleeping on the Los Angeles Clippers' Big-Time Potential to Win Now?

    Many expected the Los Angles Clippers to struggle when Blake Griffin had elbow surgery February 9 to remove a staph infection...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 5 months ago 1,537 reads 1 comments

  15. Checklist for Los Angeles Clippers During Season's Home Stretch

    The Los Angeles Clippers are approaching the home stretch of the season and have a few things on their agenda to accomplish before the playoffs begin...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 5 months ago 1,128 reads 1 comments

  16. 5 Biggest Adjustments Los Angeles Clippers Must Make in Home Stretch of 2014-15

    The Los Angeles Clippers have many adjustments to make during the home stretch of the 2014-15 NBA season. Coming out of the All-Star break, they currently sit sixth in the Western Conference and 6...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 5 months ago 4,229 reads 6 comments

  17. 5 Surprising Blake Griffin Stats from 1st Half of 2014-15 Season

    Remember when the common theme regarding Blake Griffin 's offensive repertoire was that he was a dunker and not much else? That theme has changed dramatically, because now Griffin is one of the most unique bigs in the entire league...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 6 months ago 2,228 reads 1 comments

  18. Los Angeles Clippers Must Remember Who They Are Soon

    Have you ever watched a movie where the main character begins the film unpopular and nerdy, goes through some sort of makeover and ends up being cool while neglecting his or ...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 6 months ago 524 reads 0 comments

  19. 5 Keys to Success for Austin Rivers with the Los Angeles Clippers

    Austin Rivers was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers on January 16 after a disappointing two seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans , after being selected with the 10th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 6 months ago 5,422 reads 13 comments

  20. Los Angeles Clippers' 2015 Trade-Deadline Shopping List

    Despite the Los Angeles Clippers ' 25-13 record and plus-6.4 point differential, fourth in the league, there are lingering problems holding the team back from their potential...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 7 months ago 5,940 reads 25 comments

  21. Diagnosing the Los Angeles Clippers' Poor Defensive Play so Far in 2014-15

    Basketball strategy is comprised of reaction, movement and chemistry. One player makes a move, and the other four must adjust correspondingly...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 7 months ago 1,210 reads 20 comments

  22. 3 Trades That Would Make the Clippers Favorites in the Western Conference

    The Los Angeles Clippers may have the same record (21-11) as they had heading into January last season, but the product on the court looks a bit different...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 7 months ago 2,653 reads 2 comments

  23. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Los Angeles Clippers

    Nearing the end of the calendar year, there is plenty of data available to compare and contrast the Los Angeles Clippers ’ performance...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 7 months ago 3,056 reads 11 comments

  24. 5 Statistics That Are Defining Los Angeles Clippers' Season so Far

    Statistics are an important part of analyzing a team’s strengths and weaknesses. The Los Angeles Clippers are no different, as the statistics clearly align with the problems that plague the team on the court...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 7 months ago 4,227 reads 18 comments

  25. Exploring the Los Angeles Clippers' Regular-Season Ceiling

    Coming off the best regular season in franchise history, the Los Angeles Clippers won a record 57 games, and expectations have been at an all-time high. Expecting to match, or exceed, that win total this season would be a lofty goal...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 8 months ago 1,672 reads 13 comments