Found September 27, 2013 on NESN.com:
Expectations have been increased for the Los Angeles Clippers, for whom anything less than a deep playoff run — and possibly an NBA Finals berth — would be considered a disappointment. They addressed their two most glaring needs for an elite head coach and a reliable outside shooter by adding Doc Rivers and J.J. Redick, respectfully, in the offseason. How far the team goes now depends on Chris Paul doing more of the same and Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan growing into the potential they so obviously possess. Jordan took that responsibility seriously in the offseason, he told reporters, from getting in better shape and honing his offensive repertoire. But the most glaring deficiency in his game — free throws — was left mostly unaddressed. “I’m going to shoot the ball [on foul shots] the same way, man,” Jordan said, according to The Los Angeles Times. “I’m not really thinking too much into it. I watched a lot of film of last year, the shots that I made and the shots that I missed. I...
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