Found October 16, 2013 on
High flying slam dunks, gorgeous crossovers, a beautifully executed give and go - basketball is an art form. So, with that in mind, The Hoops Manifesto is putting an artistic twist on your run of the mill NBA team previews: our previews for all 30 NBA teams will take the form of a haiku. Next up: Los Angeles Clippers
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The feud started as these things often do with a Tobacco Road rivalry. A fight at Michael Jordan's camp followed as did an injury scare.
But when J.J. Redick joined the Los Angeles Clippers in July to become Chris Paul's new backcourt mate … well both Redick and Paul knew it was finally time to end their dislike of each other.
"We have actually had a chance to become...
Chris Paul and J.J. Redick held a dislike toward each other as opponents at Wake Forest and Duke, respectively, and then carried over the hatred in the NBA.
Both guards had to get over their rocky relationship when they became Los Angeles Clippers teammates in the offseason.
"We have actually had a chance to become real close, real quick," Paul said. "Who would have...
If you can afford $17k a month you can live in Lamar Odom’s crib in Miami.
Here is how it is described.
You can live in the 8,600-square foot Mediterranean mansion in Pinecrest and have Odom as a landlord,according to Realtor.com.
The six-bedroom, eight-bathroom home, purchased for $3 million in 2009, features a movie theater, pool, spa, billiards room, wet bar and of course, a...
Interesting way for us to find out Odom had a meeting with the Lakers. According to his barber on Instagram, the forward had a meeting with the purple and gold recently. “Wish em the best of luck in his meeting wit the Lakers today.” Per TMZ, a meeting between the two sides did take place […]
The NBA preseason allows teams to implement new offensive and defensive sets, gives new teammates time to mesh with the squad and lets players shake off the rust before the regular season kicks off.
And this wasn't more apparent for Clippers' Byron Mullens versus the Suns in preseason action.
Either Mullens is really rusty when it comes to basic basketball passing...
There are reports that Lamar Odom had a meeting with the Lakers about a possible return. Yesterday, he was spotted leaving a LA restaurant looking a little less than playing weight. When he played for the Clippers he weighed in at 245 pounds. No report on his current weight.
The source of this alleged meeting is Lamar Odom’s barber, who had this to say on Instagram after giving Lamar a haircut.
“Wish em the best of luck in his meeting wit the Lakers today.”
TMZ confirmed an informal meeting did take place with some Lakers executives, but no contracts were signed or promises made.
PHOENIX (AP) -- Chris Paul scored 13 of his 24 points in the first quarter to help the Los Angeles Clippers run out to an early lead and beat the Phoenix Suns 102-96 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
Byron Mullins and Willie Green each had 15 points and DeAndre Jordan added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Clippers, who led by 16 at halftime en route to their second win in four...
On Tuesday, a report surfaced claiming that Lamar Odom met with the Los Angeles Lakers about a possible return to the franchise. Ramona Shelburne from ESPN Los Angeles later confirmed the rendezvous, yet the meeting was for personal reasons – not business – according to Shelburne.
Nevertheless, a large portion of Laker fans are still hoping for the purple and gold to sign their...
It is always a ratings game and Lamar would draw massive ratings for Oprah.
Oprah Winfrey is making a full-court press to get Lamar Odom to sit down and unload … sources connected with both O and Lamar tell TMZ.
We’re told no deal has been made, but there have been serious discussions and we’re told Lamar is game if the conditions are right.
As for the topics — drug use,...
The Los Angeles Lakers recently reached out to Lamar Odom.
The Lakers reached out on a personal level rather than potentially expressing interest in the free agent.
Odom dealt with personal issues in the offseason, including drugs and alcohols, according to multiple reports.