Found June 17, 2013 on Red's Army:
Clippers center DeAndre Jordan has been a fixture in trade rumors with the Celtics. Aside from his insane athleticism and dunking ability, what do we really know about his game? On the surface, there isn’t much. He’s 24-years-old with career averages of 6.7 ppg and 6.6 rpg. We’re supposed to get excited about that? Let’s go to the Clips Nation blog and get their take on Jordan. Offense: Jordan posted a career high PER of 17.2 this season and has always been a darling of metrics like Wins Produced. He was a vastly improved scorer this season, averaging a career high 8.8 points per game. On a per 36 minute basis, his scoring average jumped to 13 after slowly declining from 10.6 to 9.7 over the first four seasons of his career. That is to say, after showing no improvement in scoring in his first four seasons, he had about a 30% increase in his fifth. He did this while leading the entire league in field goal percentage, making .643 of his shots. Sure, those are mostly dunks and putbacks...

Your Morning Dump… Where the Clippers are trying to rob the Celtics

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. After pushing for the Clippers to take back long-term contracts, the Celtics relented and have shown willingness to complete the deal for DeAndre Jordan and two first-round draft picks, sources said. The Clippers...

Clippers Refusal to Give Up Eric Bledsoe, Holding Up Doc Rivers & KG Going to LA

I get why the Clippers would be hesitant. If they trade Bledsoe and CP3 decides not to re-sign, that wouldn’t really be beneficial to them. As I reported yesterday, the whole situation is very complicated and I doubt it gets done, but there is still hope that someone will blink in the next couple of days. The proposed cross-country move of Doc Rivers from the Boston Celtics...

Blockbuster Clippers-Celtics trade reportedly dead

Tweet The blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers that would have landed Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett in Los Angeles in exchange for DeAndre Jordan and a couple draft picks is reportedly dead, according to multiple sources: The Clippers have called off the deal with the Celtics. Clippers executive said Celtics [...]

If Magic are after Eric Bledsoe, TPE could be in play

This weekend, the NBA rumor mill was kicked into overdrive when stories broke out reporting the Celtics and Clippers were negotiating a deal whereby Kevin Garnett and possibly Paul Pierce would join the Clippers along with Doc Rivers in exchange for Eric Bledsoe and DeAndre Jordan. The deal seems more in its formative stages as the Clippers are trying to hold on to Bledsoe it seems...

Doc Rivers blockbuster trade might not include Eric Bledsoe, but could include Paul Pierce

Long time NBA writer Mark Heisler has tweeted out some insight on the pending blockbuster trade between the Celtics and Clippers. The talks stalled yesterday when the Clippers refused to include Eric Bledsoe in the deal, however, things have apparently picked up again today. This just in: Truth is in the proposal they're working on w/KG. May mean #Celtics take Caron w/1 year...

Clippers: Griffin and Bledsoe to Lakers for Howard?

After losing in the first and second round of the playoffs over the past two years. The Los Angeles Clippers are working harder than ever, for maybe the first time ever, in making sure that never happens again with this core group. Earlier today it was reported that the Clippers have been talking with the Boston Celtics for a trade that would send current in limbo Celtics head coach...

Is Bledsoe/Afflalo deal still on the table?

Tuesday morning, Chad Ford of reported the "next shoe to drop" for the Clippers following the completion of their blockbuster Kevin Garnett/Doc Rivers deal would be to acquire Arron Afflalo for Eric Bledsoe and Caron Butler. I wrote about this couple weeks ago, but if LAC can strike deal with BOS, nxt shoe to drop may be Bledsoe/Butler to ORL for Afflalo...

Looking At The Clippers/Celtics Trade

A couple months back Steven A. Smith brought up the idea of the Clippers trading for Doc Rivers and while at the time it seemed like Steven A. Smith just being his normal crazy self, it seems that at least part of what he was saying holds some truth. The Celtics and Clippers seem to be in an intense stand off for this trade that both teams want to happen. Who will give in first though...

Doc might be the Clippers coach by the end of the day

Yet another Woj bomb: The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers are discussing possible compromises to including guard Eric Bledsoe into the Kevin Garnett-Doc Rivers deal with hopes of completing an agreement on Monday, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. This is it, folks.  This is the beginning of the end because The prospects of bringing Rivers back to the Celtics have...

Report: Clippers Walk Away From Deal For KG, Doc Rivers is reporting that according to sources, the trade talks between the Clippers and Celtics for Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett have totally fallen apart, with the Clippers walking away. The teams have no plans to speak again, the sources said, and the Clippers are preparing to move on and hire a coach this week. Reports suggest that the talks broke down Tuesday morning when...

Clippers/Celtics Engaged In Blockbuster Trade Discussions Involving Doc Rivers

      The Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics are currently engaged in advanced trade discussions about a move that would send Kevin Garnett and Coach Doc Rivers to the Clippers. According to , the Clippers are offering DeAndre Jordan and draft picks . The Celtics are seeking the inclusion of Eric Bledsoe, [...]
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