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Vinny Del Negro
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers: Why the Clippers Had the NBA’s Best Off Season
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff….
Added: Coach Doc Rivers, Resigned Chris Paul, JJ Redick, Jared Dudley, Daren Collison, Resigned Matt Barnes, Byron Mullins, Drafted Reggie Bullock, Resigned Ryan Hollins
Lost: Eric Bledsoe, Caron Butler, Lamar Odom, Ronny Turiaf,
Analysis: in a move that surprised absolutely nobody, the Clippers resigned superstar point guard, Chris Paul to a contract that will keep him in Los Angeles until he is 33. He is currently the best point guard in the NBA and arguably the third best player in the NBA. Resigning him gives them a chance at a title for the next 5 years (the length of his contract). If they had lost him, they would have had trouble making the playoffs next season, as he is that important to the team. However, the big surprise was them trading a measly 2015 first round pick for Doc Rivers, one of the 2 or 3 best coaches in the NBA, who is a big upgrade over Vinny...
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Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul is adopting the theory of servant leadership by passing the glory to his teammate Blake Griffin.
Paul has the foresight to be committed to the growth of Griffin as both a leader of the Clippers and a true recognized talent in the NBA.
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Jada Paul‘s husband, Chris Paul, makes a difference on the court in Los Angeles. Jada tries to make a difference off it.
Jada has several philanthropy projects that keep her busy. She sells handcrafted bracelets on her website, givemelifebracelets.com, and donates all the proceeds to charity, including the CP3 Foundation. She has also given prom dresses to underprivileged teenagers...
The Clippers have had a busy off-season, there are no doubts about that. The new squad that has been assimilated will be put the test immediately. Eleven of the Clippers first 17 games are against playoff teams from last season. This isn’t including two games against the Timberwolves who are now a strong team with Kevin Love’s return. The Clippers will have eight nationally televised...
Blake Griffin and Chris Paul are teammates for the Clippers as well as for Jordan Brand.
Griffin and Paul team up in a hilarious Foot Locker in which they promote Jordan Brand, and Griffin promotes everything available to man.
Griffin might want to start focusing on his post game, seeing as the Clippers will only go as far as he takes them.
Basketball fans have always wanted to know what it would happen if the best street-ballers in the world stepped onto the court with the stars of the NBA. Well on August 3rd we were all given a preview of what it might look like.
At a Jordan Brand Event launching the Super.Fly 2 hosted by Blake Griffin in Santa Monica, a young b-baller by the name of “Young Hollywood” (aka Haneef...
After battling knee, thigh and hand injuries throughout the springtime, Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul says he’s now completely healthy and excited for the 2013-2014 campaign. Signing a five-year contract worth $107.3 million on July 10, the 28-year-old Paul is destined to thrive this winter in “La-La Land.” Reportedly thrilled with Doc Rivers’ arrival, Paul and the...
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin is widely known for his high-flying dunks that have left many NBA players the focus of a poster in a child’s bedroom. So when Griffin and Jordan Brand hosted a shoe release party in Santa Monica, he had to be uncomfortable. Blake ended up a prop in Young Hollywood’s dunk attempt. Watch below and watch the 5’10 leaper make a poster...
Who knew Chris Paul had a little bit of Phil Jackson in him.
Paul is the unquestioned leader of the Clippers, makes things happen, and can get coaches fired or hired. Paul though chose to prop up Blake Griffin when the conversation turned to getting the Clippers over the hump.
Paul told ESPN L.A. that the Clippers “will only go as far as their star power forward Griffin takes...
Chris Paul believes Blake Griffin is the key to the Los Angeles Clippers' championship aspirations, and the guard went as far as to say the team will go as far as his big man can take them.
"Blake is one of those guys, where his age has nothing to do with anything," Paul said. "People may say he's a young guy, but he's been special in this league, he...
Usually, it is Clippers' Blake Griffin doing the posterizing but the tables were reversed at a recent Jordan sneakers release party.
Blake will be wearing the Super Fly 2 kicks next season and while at the launch party, he was a good sport and let a 5'10" street-baller (Young Hollywood) jump all over him and throw down the dunk.
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You probably noticed how Blake Griffin is willing to promote everything. From cars, video game outlets, sandwiches, and Foot Locker, there isn't much Blake won't put his face on and endorse.
But what is fueling Blake to do all of this? Well, "The Endorser" machine that's what!
Check out this funny Foot Locker commercial featuring Blake and his teammate...
The Los Angeles Clippers under new coach Doc Rivers will open the NBA season on Oct. 29 against the Lakers.
Chris Paul and the Clippers will be the designated visiting team against Kobe Bryant and the Lakers at Staples Center in the game televised nationally on TNT.
The Clippers said Tuesday that because of increased demand, tickets will go on sale to the public on Wednesday, with...