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PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Soon enough, Lamar Odom is going to make his point. Or his detractors are going to make theirs.
Ever since the Clippers traded for the 6-foot-10 Odom last June 29, the question has always been, which Odom are they getting?
For the record, I think Ill be the Lamar of 2010, Odom said Monday after taking part in his first practice in two weeks. Thats the Lamar youre going to get.
After he slogged his way through last season with the Dallas Mavericks, who finally sent him home in April, there are still plenty of skeptics who wonder if Odom is capable of returning to his 2010-11 form, when he won the NBAs Sixth Man of the Year award with the Lakers.
Clippers fans might find out Wednesday night at Staples Center when the team opens the regular season against the Memphis Grizzlies, the team it beat in the first-round of the playoffs.
Odom hasnt played since Oct. 14 because of a bone bruise in his left knee in addition to weight and conditioning concerns, but he sa...
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Lamar Odom said Tuesday that he will not sit out the Clippers season opener against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night at Staples Center.
Yeah, Im playing, Odom said. And dont call it a comeback, either. Ill be ready to play.
Odom had sat out two weeks of practice because of a bone bruise in his left foot. He sat out the last five exhibition games.
He last played Oct. 14...
PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Guard Travis Leslie had an abbreviated rookie season with the Clippers in 2011-12. His second season with the team was even shorter.
The Clippers waived Leslie on Tuesday, putting their roster at 14 players on the eve of their regular-season opener against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.
Leslie, 22, was a second-round draft pick out of Georgia last...
Duringa recent preseason game the Los Angeles Clippers showed some good chemistry, and bad dance moves. Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan, Caron Butler and Lamar Odom all broke out some Gangnam style while sitting on the bench and they looked decently in sync. Hopefully it translates to on the court chemistry as well.
H/T LA Times
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PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Clippers forward Matt Barnes will sit out the teams season opener Wednesday night after he was suspended by the NBA following a no contest plea in state court to resisting, delaying or obstructing an officer in the discharge of his duties, the league said Tuesday.
Barnes, who was signed as a free agent last month after played the previous two seasons with the...
LA Clippers star Blake Griffin made an appearance on Conan last night. He addressed his now infamous “Blake Face.” Griffin also gets an interesting new teammate on NBA 2K13. And he shares some advice from Kobe that might not work out too well. The Clippers open their season Wednesday versus the Memphis Grizzlies. Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
Last week, several Los Angeles Clippers players were dancing "Gangnam Style" while sitting on the bench as the song played at the Pepsi Center during a timeout in their NBA preseason game against the Denver Nuggets. DeAndre Jordan, Blake Griffin, Lamar Odom and Caron Butler were all busting out their moves, although not necessarily in synch with each other. Butler...
With the opening night for the 2012-13 NBA season taking place, Kia is showing off an awesome new commercial featuring Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin.
In the commercial, Griffin uses his Kia Optima to travel back to 1995 to meet with his young self, and offer some advice: "Practice your free throws. A lot."
Griffin's of course making fun of himself...
As part of NBA2K‘s promotion of their latest game video game 2K13, which was released earlier this month, L.A. Clippers star Blake Griffin sat down with Conan O’Brien last night and discussed the new game and the upcoming 2012-13 NBA season. The team at TBS did a great job of complementing their hilarious host by digging up some interesting photos of Griffin for Conan to show...
Last night, Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin stopped by Conan to talk about the upcoming NBA season and the new NBA video game, NBA 2K13.The highlight of the below clip is virtual Conan taking the hardwood in the game and becoming part of Lob City and shooting a three pointer as a member of the Boston Celtics over Blake:
At some point of time, we've all wondered about traveling back in time and telling our younger versions what to do in the future.In these two spots for Kia, Clippers star Blake Griffin travels back in time and visit two different versions of his younger self: (Courtesy of Pro Basketball Talk)
PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Tough losses fester, which is why the Memphis Grizzles have probably been counting the days until Wednesday night's season opener against the Clippers at Staples Center.
The Grizzlies remember their grueling, physical seven-game playoff series loss to the Clippers last spring. Five months later, they get a chance for payback or a measure of it.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes was suspended one game by the NBA after pleading no contest for an off-season arrest. Barnes will miss the Clippers' home opener Wednesday against the Memphis Grizzlies. Barnes was arrested in Manhattan Beach, Calif. on July 30 on suspicion of resisting arrest for a misdemeanor traffic warrant. He was walking when an officer arrested...
There are certain athletes that are just flat out funny. Peyton Manning comes to mind, as his commercials over the years have always been a personal favorite, ranging from the “Laser Rocket Arm” to the newer Papa John’s ones. There are tons of likable, funny guys in sports that are extremely marketable, and make companies significant money just by showing their face and acting...
A grueling seven-game playoff battle proved the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies possess championship aspirations after spending numerous seasons accumulating extra ping-pong balls for the draft lottery.
Los Angeles hosts Memphis on Wednesday night in the teams' season opener, 5 1/2 months after the Clippers knocked off the Grizzlies in the first round.