| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:22 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Kobe Bryant slung a designer backpack over his shoulders — both of them, it was important to note — and talked about something eminently important to him.
He left a game because of a sore right shoulder from a third-...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Wednesday marked the first day that Clippers newcomers Austin Rivers and Dahntay Jones practiced with the team.
According to Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, the practice couldn't have come fast enough.
Austin Rivers, who was acquired in a three team...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:56 PM
At first look, NBA schedule makers had made Monday's game at Staples Center a must-see.
In town were the hated Celtics, the green-clad demons of Bill Russell, Bob Cousy, Larry Bird, John Havlicek and many more. They are the leprechauns Los Angeles has...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 10:38 PM
In his last five games, Clippers point guard Chris Paul hasn't played less than 34 minutes. In his last five games, power forward Blake Griffin hasn't played less than 34 minutes. In his last five games, center DeAndre Jordan hasn't played less than 34...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:35 PM
It seems as simple as flicking his wrist.
Actually, it's a much more complicated sequence that also involves ignoring his instincts.
Chris Paul is most comfortable passing, not shooting, so it can require a conscious effort for the point guard to play...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 1:56 PM
Sure, it was obvious. Nothing really needed to be said.
After all, the Clippers (24-12) are in sixth place in the Western Conference while the Lakers (11-25) are in 14th place.
But Kobe Bryant gave the Clippers a big nod after their 114-89 victory...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 9:28 AM
The Clippers’ box-of-chocolates, never-know-what-you’re-going-to-get season reached its midpoint Saturday after a 117-108 victory over the Sacramento Kings at Sleep Train Arena gave them a 27-14 record, one game behind where they were at...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 6:43 PM
Doc Rivers has had his tearful return to TD Garden.
He's hugged Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen before and after coaching against the stars who helped him win his only NBA title.
That leaves Rajon Rondo as the last significant link from...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:30 AM
The Clippers lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers, 126-121, on Friday. Here are five takeaways from the game.
1) The Clippers' defense did not look too good
The Clippers allowed the Cavaliers to score 126 points and lead by as many as 10 points, their...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 10:45 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers won back-to-back games on the road for the first time since early December by beating the Clippers, 126-121, on Friday night at Staples Center.
The game featured 16 lead changes and 11 ties, with the Clippers (26-14) leading by...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:41 PM
Jamal Crawford, the NBA's reigning sixth man of the year, had 25 points off the bench in the Clippers' 100-94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday.
The rest of the bench, which only consisted of Spencer Hawes and Glen "Big Baby" Davis...