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NEW YORK (AP) -- Chris Paul is in uniform but didn't start for the Clippers against the New York Knicks because of a mild left groin strain.
Paul scored 34 points despite the injury in a 109-102 loss at Atlanta on Tuesday night.
Eric Bledsoe was starting in the backcourt alongside Randy Foye for the Clippers, who went into the game tied with Memphis for fourth place in the Western Conference.
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In an exclusive to ESSENCE.com, Jada Paul revealed that she and husband Chris Paul are expecting a baby girl.
Chris, Lil’ Chris and I are excited about the new addition to our family that is coming this summer,” confirmed Jada. “Lil’ Chris is already kissing my stomach and talking to his new sister.
I’m sure Lil’ Chris will be very protective of his...
The Los Angeles Clippers wanted to win Wednesday night at New York. They wanted to earn home-court advantage for themselves. But ultimately, the Clippers decided they wanted Chris Paul as healthy as possible. Paul, who suffered a mild groin strain Tuesday night, was in uniform Wednesday against the Knicks, but the team elected to have him sit. The Clippers missed Paul's...
Chris Paul is listed as questionable for Wednesday, a game that would mean homecourt advantage in the first round.
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NEW YORK Self preservation can have a powerful pull. And so when the decision came to tell Chris Paul that due to a sore groin he would be sitting out the season finale, one in which homecourt advantage for the Clippers' first-round series with Memphis hung in the balance, it was not a particularly hard one for Vinny Del Negro.
Homecourt advantage is something more than an...
As the Clippers surged back from an 18-point deficit Wednesday, Chris Paul bounced out to meet his teammates as they returned to the bench after a New York timeout.
He did so with a limp, the result of a sore groin that kept him from playing.
When the Lakers wrapped up their season Thursday in Sacramento, it was with Kobe Bryant wearing a suit and his new title, Coach Bryant...
Vinny Del Negro preferred helping Chris Paul heal rather than seek homecourt advantage against Memphis.
or: The Heat hand over home court advantage to the Bulls and Celtics
Line of the Night: Chris Paul (2.87) is trailing LeBron and Kevin Durant by a lot in the race for Fantasy MVP – according to the Give Me The Rock Player Rater, but his 34 points (4 threes, 10-11 from the line), 5 rebounds, 8 assists, and 2 steals solidify his Bronze Medal spot ahead of that fresh-faced kid from...
The New Orleans Hornets are undoubtedly in a full-blown rebuilding mode. They traded away All-Star point guard Chris Paul, endured an overwhelming number of injuries and were never really in playoff contention. They patched their roster together with a variety of players signed to 10-day contracts just to get through the season. They finished with a 21-45 record, worst in the Western...
(Eds: National Columnist Jim Litke is on assignment. This is a replacement column. With AP Photos.) By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer As this lockout-condensed NBA season winds down, with its rat-a-tat schedule and heightened sense of urgency, looks who's sitting on top in the West.
That Over-The-Hill Gang in San Antonio.
No, it's not Kevin Durant and those young gunners...
Mark and McNeill break down why Atlanta can give Boston a scare, we debate if Utah's frontcourt can muscle San Antonio out of the playoffs, we lament that the Clippers lack of a strong coach will result in Blake Griffin and Chris Paul not lasting as long as they should in the playoffs as well as the rest of the first round match-ups.
Before you get too excited, this has absolutely nothing to do with the Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul, or Blake Griffin.Rays 3, Angels 2 The Los Angeles Angels might as well share the clever title with the Los Angeles Clippers. However, the Angels don't get the positive connotation of this nickname. I could write a novel on how many times I've complained about the Angels...
As the Los Angeles Clippers, of the notorious Lob City, and the Memphis Grizzlies, of Memphis, square off in an interesting contrast of styles and what offers (at least in preview mode) to be the best 1st round matchup of them all.
Will homecourt matter in this matchup? Probably not. And since homecourt was not decided until last night (it belongs to Memphis after their relatively...