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The bad old days are becoming a distant memory for the high-flying Los Angeles Clippers. They lead the Pacific Division, have landed Chris Paul and Blake Griffin as starters on the All-Star team and in the process have stolen, at least for the moment, the spotlight from the Lakers. "It's a new beginning around here," Chauncey Billups said about a franchise that hasn't had a...
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Utah Jazz: Chris Paul’s presence makes difference for L.A.
By Steve Luhm
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 1, 2012 11:40PM MDT
The Jazz dominated the Los Angeles Clippers three weeks ago, when All-Star point guard Chris Paul didn’t play because of an injury.
Paul was back in the lineup Wednesday night, however, and it showed.
Paul scored 12 of his 34 points in the fourth...
Look, we had no idea who Savalace Townsend was until today, either. He’s a basketball player for Arkansas-Pine Bluff and he threw down a dunk every bit as nice as the one Blake Griffin threw down over Kendrick Perkins on Sunday.
Townsend, who averages 17.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game, threw down his monster against Grambling State earlier this week. Of course...
The talk of the NBA world this week has been the monster Blake Griffin dunk from Monday night's game between the Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder.
But until Wednesday, the man with the greatest "poster" dunk of all time had yet to chime in... until now.
"I thought it was amazing," Dallas Mavericks guard Vince Carter told The Fort Worth Star...
Two Clippers fans, a man and a lady were selected to move from their seats in the 300 section at Staples Center down to the floor for the start of the second quarter of the Clippers game against the Nuggets on Thursday night.
They weren't sitting in an aisle, section, or row but right in front of the media seating in Section 108.
The lady yelled "come on Clippers, let...
On the court he's always been a bit of a jerk. If you didn't get a chance to see him very often, and if you cheer for a team that plays outside the Southwest Division, chances are you didn't see him much and wouldn't have noticed it. Now that he's in LA and they've been on TV a ton, Chris Paul's competitive streak is getting noticed on a national level...
Chris Paul scored a season-high 34 points and Blake Griffin added 31 as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 107-105 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. It was the Clippers' first win in Salt Lake City since 2003, snapping a string of 16 consecutive losses -- including a 108-79 loss in Utah on Jan.
Chris Paul scored a season-high 34 points and Blake Griffin added 31 as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 107-105 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.
Blake Griffin’s dunk heard around the world is getting the Taiwanese animation treatment.
The slam that crushed Kendrick Perkins soul got animated by our friends at NMAtv, the leaders of useless anime movies. In this video, NMAtv also throws in a jab at Lebron James and offers up a future dunk suggestion for Blake Griffin that involves flaming rings and tigers. That slam would...
Lob City faced off against the Utah Jazz Wednesday night in Utah. The game went right down to the wire with the Clippers pulling out their first win in Utah since 2003. Both CP3 and Blake had double-doubles. Chris Paul had 34 points and 11 assists. Blake had 31 points and 14 rebounds. And where [...]
JaVale McGee finished runner-up to Los Angeles Clippers all-star forward Blake Griffin in the slam dunk contest last season, despite arguably having the most creative dunks, and said on Friday that he might be open to competing again if asked participate.
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The Washington Wizards welcome NBA dunk champion Blake Griffin, all-star point guard Chris Paul and the rest of the Pacific Division leading Los Angeles Clippers to Verizon Center on Saturday night.
The game also marks the return of former Wizards player Caron Butler for the first time since he was dealt along with Brendan Haywood and DeShawn Stevenson to the Dallas Mavericks as...
For the first five minutes of the Los Angeles Clippers/Utah Jazz affair, "Lob City" was in full force as Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan caught alley-oops from Chris Paul:
First came LeBron James. Then Carmelo Anthony, then Chris Paul.
The idea of an NBA superstar not being totally content in his current city has become a yearly ritual. That's not to say it's wrong. Annoying maybe, but not really wrong.
Anyway, the latest example of this is Orlando's Dwight Howard, the best center in the game and the hot free-agent-to-be.
The NBA's shortened training camp and condensed schedule appears to be taking a toll on the players.Injuries are piling up all over the league. Stars like Derrick Rose, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and Paul Pierce have all missed time.Timberwolves forward Anthony Tolliver thinks the rush to get ready after the ...