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With Chris Paul running the show and Blake Griffin down low, the Los Angeles Clippers feature one of the game's most explosive offenses.
Their defensive efforts are also earning some well-deserved acclaim.
The Clippers try to build on an impressive result and pick up a rare road win over the Portland Trail Blazers when these teams square off Thursday night.
Los Angeles (3-2), which opened 2-0 before suffering back-to-back home losses, regrouped Wednesday with a 106-84 victory over previously undefeated San Antonio. Griffin and DeAndre Jordan combined for 42 points and 21 rebounds while Paul notched his fourth double-double with 10 points and 12 assists.
"Chauncey (Billups) gave us a good talking to after the last two games," Jordan said. "We really didn't want to disappoint him. He told us that we took our last two opponents for granted and we didn't come out to play. Tonight we brought more intensity and it helped us."
While the Clippers are fou...
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Tweet All-Star point guard Chris Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers has arguably the best handle in the NBA, and he put it on full display with an array of moves to embarrass the Cleveland Cavaliers Monday: CP3 makes it look too easy sometimes. -ALR
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin reportedly has a ruptured bursa sac in his right elbow, but the ailment won't keep him out of action. According to the Orange County Register, Griffin said the problem has occurred in the past, but "never this bad." Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro told ESPNLosAngeles.com that Griffin also is battling through a neck strain...
For those of you who got to stay up late to watch the Los Angeles Clippers face the San Antonio Spurs, you probably already saw these two awesome alley-oop jams from Blake Griffin.
If you haven't, please enjoy these clips of Griffin flying to catch Matt Barnes passes:
Blake Griffin and the Clippers were eliminated in the Western Conference Semifinals last season by the Spurs.
Chris Paul wants to make sure that Kyrie Irving earns his stardom against the best players in the league.credit: http://hoopeduponline.com
After being drafted number one overall out of Duke, Kyrie Irving has not disappointed. He seems to already be on track to become one of the league’s best point guards after an impressive rookie season and a very good start to this season. This...
Chris Paul‘s most known for his brilliant passing ability, but it was his ankle-breaking ability that was on display on Monday night.
The Clippers’ point guard had three Cleveland Cavaliers to get through — Kyrie Irving, Samardo Samuels and Anderson Varejao — before he could get to the basket. He used a spin move on Irving, a crossover on Samuels and a juke on Varejao before...
Blake Griffin has a burst bursa sac in his right elbow and a strained neck. The burst bursa sac is nothing new. Griffin has dealt with this type of injury during the past two seasons, but he says this time it's more painful. The injury has his coach concerned.According to Arash Markazi of ESPN Los Angeles, Clippers coach Vinnie Del Negro is concerned about Griffin'...
From the Beacon Journal’s Jason Lloyd-
“Chris Paul asked Byron Scott to stop using Alonzo Gee on him defensively. Scott made that shocking revelation today after practice. He has been calling Gee one of the league’s best defenders for a few days and is trying to prove it by using him to defend multiple positions.
Apparently at some point during Monday’s Cavs win over the...
With Election Day fianlly here, the Los Angeles Clippers got into the voting spirit and released Team Superlatives that were calculated on Media Day in October. Below are the winners from the humorous categories, and an example of the ballots featuring
Best Dressed: Chris Paul (9)
Nicest Car: Chris Paul (4)
Worst Driver: Three way tie between Eric Bledsoe (3), Matt...
The Portland Trail Blazers are coming back home following a 1-2 road trip that saw them put together one brilliant second-half comeback while collapsing in the fourth quarters of the other two contests.
Matchup: Portland (2-2) vs. Los Angeles Clippers (3-2)
Venue: Rose Garden Arena
Time: 7:30 PM PT
Date: Nov. 8, 2012
The Blazers may have home-court advantage on their side...
The Los Angeles Clippers played with a chip on their shoulder, coming out amped up at the prospect of exacting a little revenge on the San Antonio Spurs.
Led by high-flying dunkmeisters DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin, the Clippers rolled to a 106-84 victory on Wednesday night, handing the Spurs their first loss of the season.
''We still remember what they did to us a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin each had double-digit points and rebounds while leading a dunkfest Wednesday night in the Los Angeles Clippers' 106-84 victory over the San Antonio Spurs, who lost for the first time this season.
Griffin had 22 points and 10 rebounds and Jordan had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead six players who scored in double figures...