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BOSTON It is difficult to tell when Clippers guard Eric Bledsoe is up or down because he is so quiet.
But Bledsoe acknowledged he has struggled with his confidence recently.
On Sunday against the Boston Celtics, Bledsoe played as if he wasn't having any doubts in his abilities.
Bledsoe tied his career high in points with 23 and field goals made at nine he took 15 shots. He tied his season high in assists with 10, to go along with seven rebounds, in the Clippers' 106-104 loss.
"I hadn't been shooting the ball well and I hadn't been playing with confidence," Bledsoe said. "But ... I had a mind-set coming into the game that I was just going to play and just shoot the ball."
Bledsoe played almost 40 minutes. He played all 24 minutes in the second half.
Bledsoe missed a three-point shot late in the fourth quarter, but Blake Griffin hustled for the offensive rebound.
Bledsoe got another opportunity and made a three-pointer with 56.3 seconds left...
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Clippers PG Eric Bledsoe spoke with the media after Monday’s loss to the Washington Wizards. With multiple key contributors out of the lineup, Bledsoe knew his teammates had to step up. The blossoming third year guard talked about what hurt his team down the stretch. Bledsoe also discussed what it’s like playing against his good friend from college, John [...]
With the good Los Angeles team in town yesterday, it was not all that surprising to see trade rumors between the Celtics and Clippers pop up. After all with one team floating right at the .500 mark and with several key veterans on their roster, and the other team in 3rd place in their Conference and seemingly one piece away from being championship contenders - they were a natural...
The formerly red-hot Los Angeles Clippers had to do battle last night on the road without Blake Griffin. Griffin has been dealing with a hamstring issue and was a late scratch last night before the game. Without their star on the court, the Clippers fell to the lowly Washington Wizards.The team made the announcement regarding Griffin shortly before the game.Hamstring strain...
In 18 years as an NBA player, Grant Hill has seen every shape and style of coach. He was reunited, briefly, with one of his former coaches on Sunday afternoon.
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WASHINGTON -- In the midst of their annual Grammy road trip and already playing without maestro Chris Paul, the Clippers learned moments before Monday's tipoff their Lob City band would also be without Blake Griffin. Having played short-handed during most of the season, the Wizards had no sympathy. Martell Webster scored 21 points and sank five 3-pointers as the Washington...
Preparing to make a legitimate run at the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy, the Los Angeles Clippers are trying to acquire Boston Celtics center Kevin Garnett for second-year guard Eric Bledsoe and veteran Caron Butler prior to the February 21 trade deadline. Although losing five of their previous seven games, Los Angeles (34-15) still sits atop the Western Conference Pacific...
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I was able to catch up with the Los Angeles Clippers’ talented Center DeAndre Jordan following their 90-98 loss to the Wizards. Jordan, who set a new career high with 22 rebounds, talked about what prevented his team from winning the game. He also speculated on what could be the cause for his team’s three game losing [...]
Already without Chris Paul, the slumping Los Angeles Clippers could be in for an even rougher road ahead with Blake Griffin hurt, too.
They aren't likely to get much sympathy from the injury-plagued Orlando Magic.
With Griffin uncertain to be available for a second straight game, the visiting Clippers try to get back on track Wednesday night against a Magic team that's...
Following the Wizards 98-90 win over the Los Angeles Clippers, I managed to catch Randy Wittman’s post game press conference. Coach Wittman talked about his teams consistency, recent improvements, and what he’s been telling the team to motivate them before each game. The Wizards have won six of their last seven home games and have now [...]
Wizards 98, Clippers 90. Updates. With AP Photos. By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer
Martell Webster scored 21 points, and the Washington Wizards broke a four-game losing streak Monday night with a 98-90 win over a Los Angeles Clippers team missing Blake Griffin and Chris Paul.
With Griffin nursing a strained left hamstring and Paul still dealing with a bruised right kneecap, the...
The Clippers haven't had any trade discussions with the Celtics on a deal that would send Eric Bledsoe and Caron Butler to Boston for Kevin Garnett.