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BOSTON The Clippers' Jamal Crawford suffered a broken nose in the fourth quarter of Friday nights game against the Toronto Raptors and has been listed as a game-time decision for Sundays game against the Boston Celtics.
Crawford said that he was hit with Kyle Lowrys elbow and was bleeding after the game. Crawford got an MRI on Friday night after the game and a CT Scan on Saturday that revealed the fracture.
The Clippers were trying to find a mask for Crawford to wear in the game against the Celtics.
Asked if he was going to play against Boston, Crawford said, We will see.
Crawford is third on the team in scoring, averaging 16.5 points per game off the bench.
Well see how he responds tomorrow, Clippers Coach Vinny Del Negro said. Obviously Jamal is a big piece of our team and its another unfortunate injury for us.
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The Clippers have played 9 games without MVP candidate Chris Paul who will miss his 10th tonight. After suffering a broken nose in the loss to the Raptors Friday night they now be forced to play without their second leading scorer and 6th man candidate, Jamal Crawford against a shorthanded Celtics team.
According to the Los Angeles Times:
The Clippers’ Jamal Crawford suffered...
Matt Barnes of the Los Angeles Clippers has been suspended one game without pay for striking Greg Stiemsma of the Minnesota Timberwolves in the neck, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
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Caron Butler taught Jonas Valanciunas an important lesson on Friday night — never trust a crafty veteran.
With Butler’s Clippers down 98-71 with 17 seconds remaining, Valanciunas dribbled the ball to half court to run out the clock. Butler went to high five the Raptors center, and pried the ball out of his hands.
Valanciunas fouled Butler before he could get to the hoop for a...
With the Toronto Raptors firmly ahead of the Los Angeles Clippers by a score of 98-71, Jonas Valanciunas of the Raptors fell into a trap of being too trusting of Caron Butler. Once the Raptors got the ball past half court they (like everyone else watching the game) thought that the time would run out and both teams would head to the locker room. Instead, Caron Butler came up to...
With the Clippers down 98-71 and about 15 seconds left in the game, pretty much everybody watching assumed the game was over. So did almost all the players in the game. The key word there being almost.
With just a few seconds left, Clippers forward Caron Butler casually approached Jonas Valanciunas to give him a high-five for a good game. However, Butler had another idea in my...
Caron Butler plays to the whistle. Someone should have told Raptors rookie Jonas Valanciunas, who got totally punked by the dirtiest player in the game. Wooo!
Butler shook hands with Valanciunas, who was holding the ball, trying to run the clock in Friday's blowout win over the Clippers. As they chatted, Butler stole the ball and bolted for the basket and tried to score...
Check out out what former UConn Husky and current Los Angeles Clippers small forward Caron Butler did to Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas in the Clippers loss last night.
The Clippers were trailing by 27 points when he did this by the way.
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At the end of a lopsided Toronto Raptors victory, L.A. Clippers forward Caron Butler walks up to Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas as time is expiring, fakes a high five, steals the ball, and heads to the basket, drawing a foul and putting him on the line. Quite an amusing play as the Raptors destroyed the [...]
According to Sean Deveney of Sporting News, the Los Angeles Clippers are interested in trading for Boston Celtics power forward Kevin Garnett. Apparently, the Clippers are offering Caron Butler and [...]
BOSTON (AP) -- Paul Pierce scored 22 points and the Boston Celtics held off a late comeback to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 106-104 on Sunday and improve to 4-0 since losing Rajon Rondo for the season.
The Clippers had cut a five-point deficit to 103-101 on a 3-pointer by Eric Bledsoe with 56 seconds remaining. But Avery Bradley drew an offensive foul on Los Angeles' Jamal...
The Boston Celtics beat the Los Angeles Clippers 106-104
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