Found January 24, 2013 on
The Mars Reel:
via LA Times:
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.
The Clippers lost their last road game, at Golden State, but L.A. did win three road games prior to that with Chris Paul sitting out because of a bruised right kneecap. Paul is not expected to play against the Suns. Meanwhile, the Suns are in disarray. They recently fired coach Alvin Gentry and replaced him with Lindsey Hunter.
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"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...
Eric Bledsoe once again drew fill-in duty for Chris Paul.
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The Los Angeles Clippers are unsure if Chris Paul can play in their upcoming games, most of which will take place on the road.
A visit to the Phoenix Suns might help if Paul has to sit out and could aid the Clippers' attempt to avoid a third straight defeat Thursday night.
Paul missed the Clippers' sweep of a three-game road trip last week because of a 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 Paul won’t...
Eric Bledsoe bounced back from a rough night with a full stat line in a 93-88 loss to the Phoenix Suns. The Clippers point guard had 15 points (5-10 FG, 4-4 FT) to go with a 3-pointer, seven rebounds, three assists, three steals and a block in 30 minutes before fouling out.
Bledsoe is a must-own player with Chris Paul sidelined with a kneecap injury and a must-stash player for...
It's uncertain when Chris Paul will return.
That leaves plenty of questions about how the Los Angeles Clippers are going to improve their offense.
Paul is likely to miss a third consecutive game Saturday night when the Pacific Division leaders begin a home-and-home set with the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden.
Paul played last Saturday and Monday after missing Los...
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