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Los Angeles Clippers
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SAN ANTONIO -- With the attention in Los Angeles always on the Lakers, the Los Angeles Clippers are used to playing second fiddle to the purple and gold. If the Clippers have their way, though, it might not stay that way for long. "We're hungry," Clippers forward Matt Barnes said. "The talk of the town, in our town, is always the Lakers. We feel we have just as good a team as anyone in the league." They proved it again Monday. Blake Griffin scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Clippers to a 92-87 win over the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center in the opener of a four-game road trip. The Clippers, who led the whole second half, let the Spurs back in when Manu Ginobili's driving layup made the score 89-87 with 1:26. However, Chris Paul hit a turnaround jumper with 24 seconds to go, and then Eric Bledsoe connected on a free throw to give Los Angeles enough margin for the win. "Yeah, yeah I wanted to shoot," Paul ...
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Tweet Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul has been regarded as one of the best PG’s in the NBA since his rookie season, and for good reason. Paul is one of the few players in the league that if on your team, you always have a chance to pull out a win. Paul was [...]
The Los Angeles Clippers' 92-87 road win against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night was the starkest proof yet that it no longer takes several years and a couple of lucky bounces in the NBA lottery to fashion a winning, sustainable basketball culture.
Today, in a climate in which one galvanizing star can become the magnet to attract more stars and a bevy of depth behind them...
Ten games into the season, they won perhaps their most significant game so far -- even bigger than victories over Memphis, the Lakers and the defending NBA champion Miami Heat.
They won on the road. In San Antonio.
Their gritty, grind-it-out 92-87 win Monday night over the Spurs was a confirmation of what they've shown so far at Staples Center. If they're not the best...
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 had rallied within a basket of the Los Angeles Clippers with less than 30 seconds remaining and the crowd was buzzing.
Some would call it a tense situation. Chris Paul calls it ''winning time.''
Paul had 19 points and eight assists and the Clippers beat San Antonio 92-87 on Monday night for their second win against the Spurs this season.
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.
A big reason for the Los Angeles Clippers' strong start has been their ability to beat some of the NBA's other top teams.
The visiting Clippers will need to pass another major test when they try to win seven in a row for the first time in 21 years Wednesday night against the surging Oklahoma City Thunder.
Los Angeles (8-2) opened the season with victories over Western Conference...
The Clippers are kings of the Pacific division at 8-2 due to Chris Paul’s clutch-ness. The Spurs are only 8-3 after this loss, but two of these three losses have come against the Clips in the past week.
The Clippers vs. Spurs has developed into an actual rivalry. After the Spurs bounced the Clippers out of the playoffs last season, Clipper Nation has come roaring back early this season defeating the Spurs for the second time in a week in succinct fashion. Need a real life illustration of that point? Check out Chris [...]
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...
During last night's Los Angeles Clippers/San Antonio Spurs affair, Spurs forward Stephen Jackson attempted to corral a loose ball in the first quarter.As he went for it, Jackson's left hand collided with Clippers guard Willie Green and caused his pinkie finger to dislocate:Jackson's finger injury will cause him to miss 4-6 weeks of action.
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...
Los Angeles Clippers (7-2) vs. San Antonio Spurs (8-2)
The Clippers like to think they have the deepest team in the league. With Jamal Crawford regaining his Sixth Man of the Year form from his days in Atlanta and happily pouring in points off the bench as a change of pace guard when Chris Paul steps out, it is hard to argue against it.
Then you remember that Chauncey...
Since tomorrow is Thanksgiving, I figured it was appropriate to show Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes getting stuffed by Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka.Check out as Serge rises up in the first quarter of the Thunder/Clippers to block Matt's shot not once but twice...