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The Los Angeles Clippers agreed to a 10-year extension on their lease at the Staples Center, which owner Philip Anschutz put up for sale in September. Terms of the agreement weren’t disclosed by the National Basketball Association team, which played its first regular season at the venue on Nov. 2, 1999. The new lease runs through June 2024.
LOS ANGELES (January 22, 2013) – The Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to a 10-year extension of their STAPLES Center lease it was jointly announced by Andy Roeser, President, Los Angeles Clippers and Timothy J. Leiweke, President & CEO, AEG, owner and operators of the Los Angeles arena. Terms of the agreement were not released.
“We are very excited about our present and our future at STAPLES Center. It is indeed an honor to benefit from the sustained stability that accompanies being part of the greatest venue in the NBA, and we are glad to provide this state of the art backdrop to our deserving and loyal fan base,” sai...
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The Oklahoma Thunder and Los Angeles Clippers faced off on Tuesday night in a heated Western Conference battle. Late in the second quarter, with the Thunder leading 44-39, Serge Ibaka tried to get a shot off from the baseline but Caron Butler wasn’t about to let that happen. Caron got up high and swatted Serge’s shot out of bounds, however there was an obstacle. That obstacle...
Is it just me? Or has video of Kevin Durant dunking just become a regular across sites lately?
This latest one comes against the Clippers last night, late night the 4th quarter. A mean crossover at the top of the key led Durant to meet Lamar Odom at the rim and well…. I’ll just let you watch.
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OAKLAND Chris Paul sat at his locker with his shirt off and an ice pack on each of his knees. His arms were folded and his lips were pursed as he talked with Clippers head athletic trainer Jasen Powell about his injured knee.
While Powell kneeled on one knee to the side of Paul, the Clippers' All-Star point guard looked disturbed to be talking about how his bruised right kneecap...
After the Clippers lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night with Chris Paul sitting out because of a bruised right kneecap, Coach Vinny Del Negro didn't offer encouragement about his All-Star point guard.
"Chris is going to be out," Del Negro said. "Hopefully we get him back soon, but other guys have got to step up."
That most likely means that...
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Eric Bledsoe will draw another start if CP3 sits, and the Kentucky product is averaging 11.8 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.0 blocks in 31 minutes. Although he’s shooting just 38.6 percent in that role, Bledsoe’s versatility lends itself well to fantasy owners looking for a spark. He’s a must-start player while CP3 is on the shelf.
Eric Bledsoe once again drew fill-in duty for Chris Paul.
After a bad game Monday (4 points on 1-for-7 shooting), CP3 missed Tuesday night's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder with his nagging kneecap injury.
Bledsoe started but struggled with his shot, hitting just 5-of-16 shots for 12 points. The third-year guard out of Kentucky added two rebounds, four assists, a steal...
The Los Angeles Clippers dropped one against the Oklahoma City Thunder Tuesday evening when they didn’t have answer for Kevin Durant who went 9-of-11 in the second half. Just look at this booming dunk of his that sent him sailing over the Clippers.The post Kevin Durant’s Thunderous Dunk Vs Los Angeles Clippers (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Kevin Durant takes Matt Barnes one-on-one and finishes with the HUGE flush. Durant’s big jam came during the 4th quarter of Tuesday night’s game and put the Thunder up 101-85 at Staples Center, as they were in total control over the Clippers and would eventually walk away with the 109-97 win against a strong Western Conference foe. Durant finished with 32 points, 7 assists and...
After the Clippers lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night with Chris Paul sitting out because of a bruised right kneecap, Coach Vinny Del Negro didn’t offer encouragement about his All-Star point guard. ”Chris is going to be out,” Del Negro said. “Hopefully we get him back soon, but other guys have got to step up.”
That most likely means that Paul won’t...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Coming off a loss two nights earlier in Denver, the Oklahoma City Thunder were more interested in bouncing back with a win than making any statements against the Clippers.
Kevin Durant scored 32 points, Russell Westbrook added 26 and the Thunder won 109-97 on Tuesday night in a matchup of teams with the two best records in the NBA.
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Tweet Two of the NBA’s top teams squared off Tuesday when the Oklahoma City Thunder faced the Los Angeles Clippers in Staples Center with the Thunder coming away with a 109-97 victory to secure the NBA’s best record. But one comical highlight happened when Clippers forward Caron Butler violently swatted a Serge Ibaka jumper attempt [...]
Here's a look at the Jordan CP3.VI Black History Month PE that Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul wore during their game against the Golden State Warriors on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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In many people’s mind the way to get to the finals in the West is going through the OKC Thunder and/or the LA Clippers. Last night was a preview of what might happened if these two happened to face each other in the Western Conference Finals this season. Only one problem, the Clippers were without Chris Paul, but the game was still competitive and interesting. However without Paul...