| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Clippers center DeAndre Jordan came in fifth for the NBA’s most improved player award announced Wednesday by the league, and Blake Griffin was seventh.
Jordan, who had a career-best season that included averages of a career-high 10.4 points and an...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:25 PM
On Dec. 30, the Clippers got rocked by the Suns at Staples Center, a surprising turn of events because Los Angeles didn't see that coming from a Phoenix team few expected to be that good.
Now the Clippers and the rest of the NBA are fully aware of how...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Clippers didn't overlook the Suns during their first meeting last December at Staples Center, but Los Angeles was surprised at just how good Phoenix was.
The Clippers, who play the Suns on Tuesday night in Phoenix, recalled what happened during that...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:36 PM
PHOENIX — They talked about their intense defense in the second half, about how Matt Barnes' big third quarter carried the Clippers, about DeAndre Jordan's big block in the fourth when the game hung in the balance and about Blake Griffin's clutch...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:06 PM
On a night in which Blake Griffin had a historic moment and got into it with yet another opponent, the Clippers had to hold off on blowing a 25-point lead.
The Clippers saw their lead sliced to four points late, but Matt Barnes made three of four free...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:09 PM
During Clippers Coach Doc Rivers’ post-game news conference following a victory over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night, he made a passing comment about the health of guards Chris Paul and Darren Collison.
But as it has turned out, Paul was...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The Phoenix Suns have been like an eight-minute miler who stayed with the elite pack in a marathon through Mile 18. They're fading a bit now, needing a late push to cross the finish line among the top runners.
Either way, it's been quite the rush for...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 12:35 PM
TORONTO -- The Lakers won consecutive games for the first time in almost a month, beating the Toronto Raptors, 112-106, on Sunday at Air Canada Centre.
Swingman Nick Young had 29 points off the bench after serving a one-game suspension for punching...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 PM
The Lakers struggled defensively against the Phoenix Suns, falling, 114-108, Tuesday night.
Point guard Goran Dragic, almost always a difficult player for the Lakers to handle, finished with 31 points to lead all scorers. Marcus Morris contributed 22...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Nick Young lost his temper, which might end up costing the Lakers swingman some money and a game or two.
Young was struck in the head and tumbled to the court when he was fouled on a breakaway layup by Suns center Alex Len.