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LOS ANGELES -- The Clippers are settling into life without Chris Paul. It's not going to be easy, but they proved Monday night that good defense and teamwork go a long way.
In their second game without their point guard and floor leader, the Clippers began their readjustment period. It was everything they could have hoped for.
But a 101-81 win over the Orlando Magic at Staples Center was just one game. They don't expect every night to be this easy. Paul's absence will be felt, perhaps more often than they would like.
Still, this was a start, an indication that if players step forward, the Clippers should be able to endure this period without too many bruises.
"We've got to survive this," coach Doc Rivers said. "This is a long stretch without Chris. Like I said when it happened, someone's going to find his way, and when Chris comes back, we're going to be better for it. I don't know who that is, but someone will, and it will make us a better...
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If the Clippers were hoping for some good news about Chris Paul, they didn't get it Sunday after the point guard was evaluated by team doctors and underwent an MRI on his right shoulder.
The team said Paul was diagnosed with a Grace 3 joint separation and will be sidelined for up to six weeks. If there's a silver lining in all this, it's that he won't need surgery...
LOS ANGELES -- At about the same time Chris Paul was preparing to talk to the media for the first time about his shoulder injury and rehabilitation, the Clippers were making a move to fill his spot on the roster.
It was no coincidence. The Clippers, in need of a point guard after Paul sustained a separated right shoulder Friday night in Dallas, signed former Laker Darius Morris to...
According to NBA.com, Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul will be out of the lineup for up to six weeks with a separated right shoulder. He will not require surgery.
Earlier reports suggested Paul would be out anywhere from 3-5 weeks but the Clippers gave their official prognosis Sunday after Paul completed his MRI.
Paul was injured in the third quarter of the Clippers’ game against...
The Clippers announced Sunday that point guard Chris Paul has been diagnosed with a Grade 3 AC joint separation and will not need surgery after injuring his shoulder during Friday’s win over the Mavericks, however, he is expected to miss up to six weeks.
The Clippers guard is averaging 19.6 points, 11.2 assists and 4.6 rebounds per game this season.
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Chris Paul has been diagnosed with a Grade 3 AC joint separation and will be out up to six weeks. No surgery is required for Paul, who suffered the injury in the third quarter of the Clippers win over Dallas on Jan. 3. Paul has appeared in 34 games this season, averaging 19.6 points, a league-high 11.2 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game.
The Clippers will be without the services of their superstar PG Chris Paul for at least 6 weeks. He suffered a right shoulder injury Friday night.
An MRI revealed that Clippers guard Chris Paul is out up to six weeks to right shoulder injury. no surgery, grade 3 AC joint separation
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) January 6, 2014
Chris Paul will be out of the Los Angeles Clippers' lineup for up to six weeks with a separated right shoulder, but the All-Star point guard won't need surgery.
The Clippers gave the prognosis Sunday after Paul had an MRI.
Paul was injured in the third quarter of the Clippers' game at Dallas on Friday when he tripped over guard Monta Ellis.
Paul is averaging 19.6 points...
With their star Chris Paul expected to miss up to 6 weeks, the Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly looking to add some veteran free agent help.
According to an ESPN report, the LA Clippers are seriously looking at veteran free agents Sasha Vujacic and Hedo Tukoglu. The Clippers may choose to make a new 10-day signing as soon as today.
Paul is expected to miss up to six weeks after...
The Los Angeles Clippers have handily beaten some of the NBA's top teams when Chris Paul is on the floor. Now they've showed how poorly they can play against a tough opponent without him.
The lowly Orlando Magic don't fit into that category, but they'll be looking for a season sweep of the Clippers on Monday night at Staples Center after having already beaten Los...
If fans had their way, Kobe Bryant would be an All Star this year. This even though he has averaged 13.8 points per game in six appearances. Bryant is not quite Kobe Bryant coming off the ruptured Achilles.
And even he recognizes that now as he sits out with an injury.
The fans have not and Bryant will be listed as a starter in the 2014 All Star Game in New Orleans this February...
It is still early in the process for the Clippers to find out what they will be like without Chris Paul, but at least they can say they are 1-1 in his absence since his latest injury.
With Paul down with a separation of his right shoulder that will keep him from playing for up to six weeks, the Clippers turned to Darren Collison and DeAndre Jordan to lead them past the Orlando Magic...
Darren Collison scored 19 of his 21 points in the first half and had seven assists in his second start at point guard since Chris Paul's injury, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 101-81 rout of the Orlando Magic on Monday night.
Paul, who separated his right shoulder in Friday's win at Dallas and is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks, sat behind the Clippers...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Darren Collison scored 19 of his 21 points in the first half and had seven assists in his second start at point guard since Chris Paul's injury, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 101-81 rout of the Orlando Magic on Monday night.
Paul, who separated his right shoulder in Friday's win at Dallas and is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks,...
A representative of the Los Angeles Clippers met with Hedo Turkoglu in Orlando in the last two days to discuss whether the sides might sign a contract, according to NBA executives.
Turkoglu was released by the Orlando Magic on Friday and is a free agent.
Doc Rivers has said the team will look to sign a guard due to Chris Paul's injury. Turkoglu is known to possess ball handling...