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5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
If you paid close attention you would have seen that Blake Griffin made his 2012-13 debut for the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday night sporting a sharp pair of cobalt blue Jordans.
According to an industry source, Mr. Lob city has become the latest NBA star to join Nike‘s Jordan Brand. An announcement is expected soon on the new endorsement deal for the Clippers’ two-time All-Star.
Griffin joins teammate Chris Paul in the Jordan Brand stable, which also includes such NBA stars as Carmelo Anthony, Ray Allen and Joe Johnson. Earlier this month, Nike announced that it had signed Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook to the Jordan Brand as well.
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The NBA season is officially underway, and Blake Griffin is still throw it down. We all know about his knack for throwing down alley-oops, and ruining Timofey’s Mozgov’s pride. However, Griffin started off this year showing off his handles, as he grabbed this rebound, worked his way down the floor, and threw down a nasty dunk in the way only Blake Griffin can in traffic: The...
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While it's not surprising that a Blake Griffin dunk has made this website....this might be his first professional coast-to-coast slam to make it on Outside the Boxscore. Watch as Griffin corrals the rebound on the other side of the court and takes the distance for the two-handed slam against the Memphis Grizzlies:
After a impressive Halloween Night season opener victory over the Memphis Grizzles, LA Clippers stars Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, Deandre Jordan and the rest of the bunch dressed up as characters from the famous Will Smith film “Men in Black” as they headed to Matt Barnes Welcome to L.A. Part 2 Halloween party downtown LA.
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LOS ANGELES –Are the Clippers really the most dominant NBA in L.A.? For the moment they are as they defeated the new-look Lakers with a sincere confidence 105-95.
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Clippers forward Matt Barnes and his Basketball wife Gloria Govan hosted a Halloween soirée on Wednesday night at LA Live’s Conga Room. Of course following their win across the street, Matt’s Clipper teammates joined him. Matt & Gloria came as the Joker (a popular costume choice for NBA players this year) and Batgirl, while his [...]
From all of us here at Laugh at Sports, we'd all like to wish you a belated "Happy Halloween" and hopefully you didn't run into too many tricks last night.Last week, Clippers center DeAndre Jordan teamed up with the folks over at Network of Champions to start of viral series called, "Got Em".Check out the first episode of the series where DeAndre pranks...
The beef between Zach Randolph and Blake Griffin that was evident during the playoffs last season carried over into the 2012-2013 season. Randolph and Griffin tussled several times while going for rebounds during the season-opening game between the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday. In the play seen above, Randolph just took down Griffin during the fourth quarter...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Paul had 18 points and 15 assists, Jamal Crawford scored 21 points and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 105-95 Friday night to send their Staples Center co-tenants to an 0-3 start.
Kobe Bryant scored 40 points and Dwight Howard had 13 points and eight rebounds while battling constant foul trouble for the Lakers, who are 0-3 for the first...
For years Los Angeles has been a city with two professional basketball teams pointed in opposite directions. The Los Angeles Clippers, for so long the ugly step-brother to the championship–bred Los Angeles Lakers, are obviously on the move up. The Lakers, well that's a different story entirely. As of right now, the Clippers are the better team in the City of Angels and...
The Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers clearly have some bad blood between them, but that in no way excuses the actions of Zach Randolph here. What he did to Griffin flagrant and dangerous. Randolph can’t even pretend like it was an accident or something that occurred during the play, it was just blatantly illegal.I would expect a fine coming, especially because it...
Last year we saw this young Clippers bunch thrive with Chris Paul under the helm as they made the playoffs and matched up with a lethal Grizzlies team. Many picked the experienced Grizzlies to move on against LA, but instead the Clippers took the series to seven games and went into Memphis and basically man-handled them. Banged up from the series before Los Angeles had virtually...
Tweet There was a full lineup of NBA action Wednesday with highlights galore. One that stood out was new Clipper guard Jamal Crawford mixing up Rudy Gay with a nice handle before causing Gay to fall: Crawford even hit the shot for good measure. The Clippers cruised to the 101-92 victory with Crawford pouring in [...]
In an interesting article by Yahoo! Sports, Chris Paul and Dwight Howard had plans on joining forces. They were teammates in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and grew closer. Apparently, Chris Paul wanted Dwight Howard to come to New Orleans and play for the Hornets. On the other hand, Dwight Howard wanted Chris Paul to come to Orlando and play for the Magic. When they realized...
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Chris Paul and Dwight Howard have discussed playing together since 2009.