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Los Angeles Clippers
The Los Angeles Clippers played above the rim, not enough to live up to their Lob City moniker but enough to beat Memphis at its own rebounding game.
Chris Paul led seven players in double figures with 23 points, Eric Bledsoe had 15 and the Clippers dominated the boards in a 112-91 victory over the Grizzlies in their Western Conference playoff opener on Saturday.
Chauncey Billups scored 14 points, and Caron Butler and Jamal Crawford had 13 apiece on a night when Blake Griffin was held to 10 points and five rebounds before fouling out with 3:32 left. The high-flying Clippers had just one dunk, but enjoyed a 47-23 advantage on the glass.
''I just decided not to dunk that often,'' Paul said, jokingly. ''Just shoot floaters. I don't know what Blake's problem was.''
Griffin bantered back, saying, ''I just wanted to foul.''
''They're tough inside and in the end our guys made shots. We don't live for the dunk. It ...
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Tweet Many believed the Los Angeles Clippers-Memphis Grizzlies series would be one of the best in the first round, and thanks to some last-second heroics that may be true. Check out Chris Paul going to work to give the Clippers a 2-0 series lead: Plays like that are what make CP3 the best point guard [...]
This is a rematch of last year’s series between the Clippers and the Grizzlies. In Game 1, the Grizzlies were all over the Clippers until LA came back from 26 points to win the game. It was a miraculous comeback. The Clipps ended up taking the series in seven games. This year, the Grizzlies look for revenge.
What L.A. needs to do to win: In last year’s series, the Clippers...
In this latest State Farm commercial, Clippers point guard, Chris Paul and his twin brother/State Farm agent, Cliff Paul, reunite over a cup of coffee, sharing tales of their greatest assists.
The Los Angeles Clippers Chris Paul is an elite point guard in the NBA. He can spot talent and he feels that his understudy Eric Bledsoe is to good to not be starting elsewhere next season.
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With the game tied at 91 and 13 seconds remaining, the Clippers had the ball for a chance on the final possession to take a 2-0 series lead over the Memphis Grizzlies. Everyone knew it was going to Chris Paul, but somehow that never matters. The All-Star point guard always finds a way, and he did again tonight. Chris Paul started his drive from the top of the key with 5 seconds remaining...
Chris Paul hit the game-winning shot during Monday night’s Game 2 against the Memphis Grizzlies. With Tony Allen guarding him tight, CP3 created just enough space to put up a floater as time expired.
Officials put 0.1 seconds back on the clock after CP3′s shot. The series now heads to Memphis with the Clippers up 2-0.
I know Cliff Paul is happy
— Craig Smith (@Csmeezy1) April...
We’re looking at a potentially very odd happening in LA, the Clippers moving onto the second round while the Kobe-less Lakers probably meeting their fate against the Spurs. Here we also see one of the best guards in the league, on the Clippers, Chris Paul sinking a last second, highly difficult shot to beat the [...]
It has become sort of an open secret that Chris Paul is going to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Paul, is a free agent after the season and while there has been some speculation as to where his future lies, it’s expected that he’ll sign a max deal with the team and be back throwing lobs to Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan next season.
Unfortunately, for backup point guard...
While questions have been asked all season about where Lakers center Dwight Howard will play, it seems to be forgotten that Clippers point guard Chris Paul is also a free agent. Many have concluded that Paul will be back to Lob City next season despite some of the reported troubles that popped up at the [...]
LOS ANGELES -- Chris Paul's running jumper with a tenth of a second left gave the Los Angeles Clippers a 93-91 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night and a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Both teams stayed on the court while the referees reviewed the play. It was declared good, leaving Memphis a tick of the clock to inbound the ball but not enough to...
Chris Paul admitted after Game 1 that Eric Bledsoe is playing so well that the Clippers will not be able to afford to keep him when he becomes a restricted free agent in 2014. Off the bench, Bledsoe contributed a big 15 points (7-7), four assists and six rebounds in Game 1.
“Bled is one of the best guards in our league,” Paul said after practice Sunday. “I’ve said it all...
Down 6 with 5 minutes left in tonight's Grizz-Clips Game 2, Chris Paul went up for a steal attempt on a half court pass with Zach Randolph. In what could be charitably described as a 40-60 ball in the Euro football parlance, Z-Bo picked up Foul #5 and sat down, barely missing a technical in the process. There was still a ton of game left, and Griz point guard Mike Conley might...
The NBA playoffs kicked off over the weekend. Of course besides the on court action, one of my favorite things to take in is the postgame action that has become the catwalk for NBA athletes. Gold is still MAJOR. It’s spring so an infusion of color is mandatory. Let’s take a look at what HE wore this weekend:
King James rocked Staple Pigeon. The look is actually moderately priced...
It's common knowledge: Stars win in the playoffs. LeBron. Melo. Durant. Chris Paul. Tim Duncan. Dwight Howard. These big names bring ticket sales and (usually) wins where ever they go. Casual fans know them all on sight. But every team has a lesser known player who the fans gravitate to, who's every now and then busts out a move or two that electrifies the crowd, brings ...