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LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Clippers waited all day to unwrap their present, a game against the Denver Nuggets that concluded the NBA's five-game, Christmas Day bonanza. When they finally got their turn, the Clippers rolled to a 112-100 win in front of 19,346 at Staples Center, extending their franchise-record winning streak to 14 games. At 22-6, the Clippers boast the NBA's best record. At the rate they're going, they will be angling for a spot in the primetime Christmas game next season rather than working the late shift. "That's not really even on our radar," reserve guard Jamal Crawford (game-high 22 points) said of finishing atop the standings. "We just want to play good basketball, continue what we're doing and see how far that takes us." For now, they kept their winning streak alive as they push toward the best season in franchise history -- opening eyes around the league in the process. The key was a 42-point second-quarte...
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Magic Johnson, who played a more than integral role in the "Showtime" Lakers teams of the 1980s, believes that the Clippers are the team that currently deserves that moniker.
Actor/comedian Marlon Wayans had fun clowning around behind Billy Crystal as he was chatting with NBA analysts Mike Breen and Jeff Van Gundy during the Los Angeles Clippers-Denver Nuggets game at the Staples Center on Christmas Day.
Wayans started out by making a series of funny faces behind Crystal, and then later stepped it up by clapping his feet right behind Crystal's...
With five NBA games on national television on Tuesday, you probably used the commercial breaks as a time to open presents, chug another glass of egg nog and open some more presents. If so, you missed some quality programming.
Creative TV ads are a staple of Super Bowl Sunday, but Christmas Day is the biggest holiday on the NBA’s calendar. Companies responded to hoops’ Yuletide...
For those of you who are fashion-conscious, please avert your eyes from the get-ups being worn by Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul and forward Blake Griffin.For the rest of you, here they are.....(Courtesy of Cosby Sweaters)
LOS ANGELES, Calif. Having seen Katheryn Bigelows depiction of the hunt for Osama bin Laden in the War on Terror thriller Zero Dark Thirty over the weekend, it became more and more clear that it is the motion picture equivalent of watching the Los Angeles Clippers during their franchise-redefining 14-game winning streak.
Both offer scintillating, dont-want-to-stop-watching-when...
It’s our Christmas spirit sweaters T…
Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers and power forward Blake Griffin showed up wearing these sweaters at Staples Center on Christmas day in Los Angeles, California. The Clippers defeated the Nuggets 112-100, and brought their Christmas spirit to boot. The Clippers hands down are the NBA’s best and most exciting team.-TO
Chris Paul Returns...
Earlier this week, I posted a story asking for your help after I discovered that DeAndre Jordan has been missing in action from the fourth quarter in just about every game during the Clippers’ win streak. Because my own opportunities to watch the Clippers are limited, I wanted to hear from Clippers fans (you poor, poor souls) for some deeper observations to explain the reasoning...
The Los Angeles Clippers arrive to Christmas Day’s game against the Nuggets at Staples Center in their ugliest sweaters:
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The Los Angeles Clippers had a fun time on Christmas Day, and that was even before they beat the Nuggets.
Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and their teammates showed up to the Staples Center on Tuesday in full holiday attire — wearing ugly Christmas sweaters, of course.
The Clips were far from the only ones in the NBA looking a bit silly for the holidays, though. Thanks to the league’s...
Tweet In the first half of the Denver Nuggets-Los Angeles Clippers game that was jam-packed with highlights and dunks. It was a non-dunk that had the crowd oohing. Midway through the second quarter, Clippers guard Jamal Crawford was at the front of a fast-break. Andre Miller of the Nuggets stood in front of him defensively. [...]
Lamar Odom’s play could be a huge factor for the success of the Clippers.credit: 5thquartermag.com
The Los Angeles Clippers are currently riding a franchise best 14 game winning streak, and currently stand as the #1 team in the Western Conference and NBA with a 22-6 record. There is no question that the Clippers are a very good team. Their record and winning streak speak for itself...
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) is fouled by Denver Nuggets’ Danilo Gallinari (8) of Italy during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)
As this wonderful Christmas Day comes to an end, let us remember the time that Denver Nuggets’ Danilo Gallinari looked like he punched the Clippers’ Blake...
The Clippers put on a show Tuesday night in a win against the Nuggets – first with a shake & bake crossover from Jamal Crawford and later as Ronny Turiaf posterized JaVale McGee:
No one's rushing to anoint the Los Angeles Clippers, who at 22-6 own the NBA's best record. They're not exactly impressed with themselves, either - despite a franchise-record 14-game winning streak.
''It is still early in the season and we have a lot to prove to the rest of the league,'' Matt Barnes said after he helped the Clippers' reserves outscore...