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Blake Griffin scored 12 of his 26 points in the final six minutes and grabbed 10 rebounds, helping the Los Angeles Clippers rout the Chicago Bulls 101-80 on Saturday night for their fifth straight victory.
Reserve Jamal Crawford scored 17 of his 22 points in the second quarter for the Clippers, who lead the Pacific Division with a 7-2 mark. It's their best record after nine games since 2005-06, when they won nine of their first 11, finished 47-35 and came within one victory of the Western Conference finals.
Five of the Clippers' six wins have come against teams that were in the playoffs last season, including the Lakers, Spurs and world champion Miami Heat on Wednesday. Both of their losses came against clubs which failed to make the postseason - Golden State and Cleveland.
The Clippers' reserves outscored the starters 35-18 in the first half and 53-48 for the game. Crawford, who signed with Los Angeles as a free agent in July after spending last season with Portland,...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin scored 12 of his 26 points in the final six minutes and grabbed 10 rebounds, helping the Los Angeles Clippers rout the Chicago Bulls 101-80 on Saturday night for their fifth straight victory.
Reserve Jamal Crawford scored 17 of his 22 points in the second quarter for the Clippers, who lead the Pacific Division with a 7-2 mark. It's their best...
Los Angeles Clippers forward Caron Butler is a native of Racine, Wisconsin. And as an act of genoristy, the 32-year old will be giving back next week by donating 200 Thanksgiving meals to needy families in his hometown. From The Journal Times:The two-time NBA All-Star and Racine native will be busy with team activities during the holidays but family members have volunteered to help...
When it comes to one of the best dunkers in the NBA, Blake Griffin is tops. Since joining the Los Angeles Clippers, Griffin has treated fans to some awesome dunks including some dunks that can only be best described as absolutely, down right nasty. Case in point - Griffin's annihilation of Thunder's Kendrick Perkins.
But before Griffin was humiliating any player who dares...
Although this dunk from Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin isn't the most memorable of his career, you need to see the pure height that he was able to get on this slam.Watch as Blake gets his head parallel to the rim on the dunk:
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Clippers followed a familiar path to their fifth consecutive victory and their seventh in nine games to start the season. Their bench gave them a jolt of energy early in the game and their best player took over down the stretch. Jamal Crawford and the Clippers' explosive second unit helped to turn a close game with the Chicago Bulls into a runway...
Yesterday, the Chicago Bulls felt the brunt of "Lob City" as the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 101-80 victory.Check out the below video as Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan were the beneficiaries of a couple of alley-oop passes from Chris Paul:
LOS ANGELES -- Except for a couple of minor bumps along the way, the first three weeks of the Clippers' season played out almost perfectly. Now comes the tough part.
The road. In the NBA it's never easy, but on the heels of a 101-80 victory Saturday night over the Chicago Bulls at Staples Center, the Clippers started thinking about what lies ahead: four road games in six...
The Los Angeles Clippers' history against the San Antonio Spurs entering this season wasn't exactly stellar, but Los Angeles proved in the last meeting it isn't the same team San Antonio has picked on in recent years.
The Clippers look to extend their five-game winning streak that started with a dominating win over the Spurs in Monday night's rematch in Texas.
SAN ANTONIO -- Blake Griffin scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 92-87 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night at the AT&T Center. The Clippers, who led the whole second half, let the Spurs back in when Manu Ginobili's driving layup made it 89-87 with 1:26. However, Chris Paul hit a turnaround jumper with 24 seconds to...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Chris Paul had 19 points and eight assists and the Los Angeles Clippers beat San Antonio 92-87 on Monday night, their second win against the Spurs this season.
Matt Barnes added 14 points and Blake Griffin had 16 points and 12 rebounds for the Clippers (8-2).
Tim Duncan had 20 points and 14 rebounds for the Spurs (8-3), who suffered their second home loss this...
The San Antonio Spurs (8-2) will look for a measure of revenge as they host the Los Angeles Clippers (7-2) tonight at the AT&T Center.
The Clippers handed the Spurs their first loss of the season in Los Angeles, 106-84. The 22 point win for the Clippers was the largest margin of victory ever against the Spurs. Blake Griffin paced LA with 22 points and 10 rebounds in the...
While the Los Angeles Clippers are off to their best start in six seasons, the Chicago Bulls have been rather inconsistent while playing without their injured star.
The Clippers look to end their recent home struggles against the Bulls while trying for a fifth straight win Saturday night.
Los Angeles is 6-2 for the first time since 2006-07 thanks to some strong play against a few...
Often times, NBA teams like to fill their bench out with players who can score in bunches. Such an offensive boost is necessary when sitting down a team's top scorers.And over the years, the NBA's top scorer from a second unit has been continuously recognized as the league's "Sixth Man of the Year."In the early goings of the season, this NBA campaign isn'...