| May 5, 2014
| 11:28 AM
It does not get any easier for Clippers point guard Chris Paul on the defensive end.
Paul will have his hands full trying to defend Oklahoma City’s super-aggressive point guard Russell Westbrook when the Clippers meet the Thunder in Game 1 on...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:06 PM
It was an intense game that clearly meant something to both the Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder.
It was such an intense game that neither team seemed able to take control, the Clippers falling behind by 17 points, the Thunder blowing almost all of...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:05 PM
57-25 (Home: 34-7; Road: 23-18)
vs. 6. GOLDEN STATE
51-31 (Home: 27-14; Road: 24-17)
Season series: Tied, 2-2.
Key stat: The Clippers lead the NBA in three-point defense, holding teams to 33.2% shooting from beyond the arc. That...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 9:44 AM
The toughest task in the NBA these days is trying to slow down Kevin Durant.
In the Oklahoma City Thunder’s last 10 games, Durant has averaged 33.0 points per game and made 58.1 percent of his shots. The 6-foot-9 forward has one of the fastest...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:40 AM
WASHINGTON — When former Orlando Magic power forward Al Harrington watches the Magic these days, he doesn’t see many differences between this year’s Magic squad and last season’s squad.
But Harrington does see one major...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:54 AM
LOS ANGELES — Derrick Rose had so looked forward to the warm embrace that awaited him on Sunday.
With friends and family looking on from where he makes his offseason home, Rose was scheduled to play the Clippers in a matinee at the Staples Center....
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:42 AM
Chris Paul not only led the Clippers to a victory over the Golden State Warriors in their home opener on Thursday night, he did something no other NBA player has done in a game since steals were first recorded in the 1973-74 season: score 40 or more...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The NBA's top players can be divided into three categories at next month's All-Star game: The West, the East and the creased.
Several stars will be wearing freshly pressed suits as the result of injuries that have seemingly left no roster untouched....
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Kobe Bryant spent the eve of Lakers media day coaching a celebrity basketball team in Dubai, which may not be as bizarre as it seems given his NBA team is roughly half a world away from where it usually is this time of year.
Expectations haven't been...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:40 PM
The Lakers gave the Oklahoma City a scare on Thursday night, taking a 10-point lead into the final quarter, but All-Star forward Kevin Durant took over in the fourth, scoring 19 of his 43 points to push the Thunder to a 107-103 victory.