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Chris Paul Considering Sitting Out Next Season If Donald Sterling Is Still Clippers Owner

  After Donald Sterling’s situation a few months ago with his mistress in an audio recording that was deemed racist by the media, (Though Sterling may be a racist, there really was not anything in that leaked and possible illegal recording) the players of the Los Angeles Clippers made a silent protest in a playoff game against the Golden State Warriors. According to ESPN’s Jeff...
Via KC Sports Ninja
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul discusses possible boycott with Doc Rivers

Chris Paul says he has talked with head coach Doc Rivers about a potential boycott if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers when the NBA season begins. Paul, who is a leader on the Clippers and president of the NBAPA, told ESPN’s Jeff Goodman that it’s “unacceptable” if Sterling is still […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Blake Griffin Withdraws From 2014 USA Basketball

Blake Griffin today announced that he will not participate on the USA Basketball Men’s National Team this summer. Griffin was one of 19 players selected to the USA roster from which the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected. “I appreciate the invitation to play for Team USA this summer,” Griffin said. “It is a special opportunity anytime you have a chance to represent...
Via RealGM
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blake Griffin Won’t Participate in USA Basketball This Summer

Clippers forward Blake Griffin will reportedly skip out on participating in the FIBA World Cup with Team USA so that he can focus on the Clippers upcoming season. The Clippers announce that forward Blake Griffin will not participate on the USA Basketball Men’s National Team this summer. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 24, 2014
Via Thacover2
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blake Griffin Won’t Participate in USA Bball

It looks like Coach K will be without Blake Griffin for team USA Men’s National Team. Griffin has decided not to participate in team activities this summer. The Clippers announce that forward Blake Griffin will not participate on the USA Basketball Men’s National Team this summer. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 24, 2014 The team is scheduled to appear in the FIBA World...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Deny Waiting To Hire Head Coach With Rivers Potentially Becoming Available

The Los Angeles Lakers have still not hired a head coach and two sources disputed the notion that they are potentially waiting to see if Doc Rivers becomes available with the Donald Sterling situation dragging out. Rivers would not be expected to remain head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers if the sale of the franchise to Steve Ballmer is overturned. The Lakers haven't interviewed...
Via RealGM
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Are the Lakers waiting for Doc Rivers to quit the Clippers?

I’ve been doing my best to ignore the tweet-by-tweet coverage of the Donald Sterling legal proceedings, but one tidbit of news caught my attention this week: The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified in state court Tuesday afternoon that coach and team president Doc Rivers has told him on multiple occasions that he doesn’t think he wants to continue as coach if...
Via Red's Army
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Shelly Sterling seeks appeal-proof ruling

The attorneys for Shelly Sterling said Wednesday they will ask a judge to issue a ruling allowing the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to proceed despite pending lawsuits brought by Donald Sterling in both federal and civil court contesting his wife's authority to sell the franchise without his consent. Pierce O'Donnell, the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bid Book Reveals Severe Overpay For Clippers By Ballmer

Steve Ballmer severely overbid for the Los Angeles Clippers based on the expected 2014 revenues of the franchise. Ballmer's $2 billion bid is 12.1 times the expected 2014 revenues. The book, called "Project Claret" so as not to give away on the cover sheet that these numbers are indeed the financials of the Clippers, reveals that the team is projected to finish the...
Via RealGM
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes Wants Public’s Help In Locating Suspect In Aunt’s Murderer

Clippers star Matt Barnes recently suffered a family tragedy, and took to Instagram for the public’s assistance. Barnes’ aunt, Tanganyika Williams, who was brutally murdered on July 8th.  Matt is asking for anyone with information to contact the Sacramento PD. Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/07/23/6577204/nbas-matt-barnes-uses-social-media.html#storylink=cpy  ...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Donald Sterling may need to sell Clippers to pay debts, keep Doc Rivers

The Donald Sterling saga will not end. A few weeks ago, Sterling was in court fighting his estranged(?) wife for control of the trust which owns the Clippers. No decision was made as of yet and so Steve Ballmer and the Clippers are kept in limbo. This delay and questions about the Clippers’ future, as well as the Sterlings’ involvement with the organization, are causing two major...
Via Crossover Chronicles
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Donald Sterling may need to sell Clippers to pay debts, keep Doc Rivers

The Donald Sterling saga will not end. A few weeks ago, Sterling was in court fighting his estranged(?) wife for control of the trust which owns the Clippers. No decision was made as of yet and so Steve Ballmer and the Clippers are kept in limbo. This delay and questions about the Clippers’ future, as well as the Sterlings’ involvement with the organization, are causing two major...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Testimony ends in trial with future of Clippers at stake

Testimony ended with a whimper Wednesday in the intra-family fight over the future of the Los Angeles Clippers -- no Donald Sterling, no Shelly Sterling, very few theatrics. Closing arguments are scheduled Monday, and at some point after that Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Levenas is expected to issue a ruling that may determine whether Shelly Sterling can complete the...
Via Fox Sports West
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Matt Barnes uses social media for help finding aunt's killer

Los Angeles Clippers player Matt Barnes is using social media to ask fans for help finding his aunt's killer. Barnes posted a picture of the murder suspect, identified as Michael Williams, on his Instagram and Twitter accounts on Tuesday and wrote "This dude stabbed my auntie in the neck last week and left her for dead on the sidewalk. She ended up dying on the way to the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Bid book shows Ballmer overpaying

Drafts of the Los Angeles Clippers' sale bid book show exactly how much Steve Ballmer is willing to overpay for the team. The bid book was entered as an exhibit by Shelly Sterling's lawyers in a trial in California probate court to determine whether she should have the right to sell the team without her husband, Donald. Ballmer's $2 billion final bid is 12.1 times the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Doc Rivers To Quit If Sterling Remains Owner

The Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons has stated that coach Doc Rivers will step down if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the franchise, according to AP Sports on Twitter. Sterling recently filed a lawsuit in Superior Court towards the NBA, Adam Silver and Shelly Sterling, claiming that they... The post Doc Rivers To Quit If Sterling Remains Owner appeared first...
Via Hoops-Nation
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Matt Barnes takes to Instagram for help finding his aunt’s killer

(Credit: Fansided.com) Matt Barnes’ aunt, Tanganyika Hoover, was reportedly murdered by her husband, Michael Williams. So the Los Angeles Clippers’ forward turned to social media for help finding the suspected killer. “This dude stabbed my auntie in the neck last week & left her for dead on the sidewalk, she ended up dying on the way to the hospital in the ambulance....
Via Pass The Pill
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Doc Rivers will quit if Sterling isn't removed

Yahoo- The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.CEO Richard Parsons testified at a trial to determine whether Sterling's wife, Shelly, can sell the team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer as the NBA looks to force Donald Sterling from the league...
Via Celtics Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Clippers CEO: Doc Rivers Will Quit If Donald Sterling Remains Owner

LOS ANGELES — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team. CEO Richard Parsons testified at a trial to determine whether Sterling’s wife, Shelly, can sell the team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer as the NBA looks to force Donald Sterling from the...
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VIDEO: Jamal Crawford calls Kobe Bryant “this generation’s Michael Jordan”

Jamal Crawford had a pretty nice game at his Seattle Pro Am event on Sunday. The Clippers guard scored 63 points and the game-winner, but not before introducing Kobe Bryant to the capacity crowd and giving the Black Mamba some serious props. “This next guy is legendary,” Crawford says in the video below. “He’s one of the best players to ever pick up a basketball. Everyone...
Via Lakerholicz.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers: If Donald Sterling Stays Am Leaving Los Angeles Clippers

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip It has been confirmed that Los Angeles Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers will be resigning if Donald Sterling continues to.. Doc Rivers: If Donald Sterling Stays Am Leaving Los Angeles Clippers
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Coach Rivers will quit LAC if Sterling stays

Photo Credit: Getty Images   If the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers is not finalized soon, theyèll be in the market for a new head coach. The sale of the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer, was approved by the NBA on the 4th of June, but no actual sale has come yet. According to the Associated Press, Clippers interim CEO Richards Parsons says Doc will leave the team...
Via Pass The Pill
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Clippers CEO: Doc Rivers gone if Donald Sterling stays

Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Dick Parsons testified in state court Tuesday that coach and team president Doc Rivers has told him he would leave the team if Donald Sterling remains owner. “If Doc were to leave, that would be a disaster,” Parsons said, via ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. “Doc is the father figure of the team. Chris (Paul) is the on court captain of the team...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Clippers CEO says Doc Rivers will quit if Donald Sterling remains owner

The Los Angeles Clippers are embarking on what will likely be a long, arduous offseason for them as the organization attempts to move on from the Donald Sterling era and find new ownership. And today’s proceedings in probate court over the proposed sale of the team were very interesting, as Clippers intermin CEO Richard Parsons relayed what looks to be an ultimatum from coach and...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers Will Quit Clippers if Donald Sterling Remains Owner

It’s been months of back and forth between Donald and Shelly Sterling. Shelly has attempted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers as quickly as possible when it audio surfaced of Donald making racist and crude comments. The team stands in limbo, since Donald is attempting to take Shelly to court to kill the sale to Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, but now there is a new development where...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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