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  • Steve Ballmer's Clippers will use technology to let fans call shots

    Steve Ballmer's Clippers will use technology to let fans call shots
    It sounds like a scenario that could exist only in the mind of a tech savant. A fan at Staples Center wants to see his favorite Clipper dunk on the overhead video board during a timeout. He accesses a website with his mobile phone, picks Blake Griffin...
  • Hopes and dreams for Lakers collide with realities in season opener

    Hopes and dreams for Lakers collide with realities in season opener
    A Lakers opener that began slowly and soberly ended, in awfully appropriate fashion, with sadness. Midway through the fourth quarter Tuesday, the best young Lakers hope in a season already devoid of much hope fell to the Staples Center floor with a loud...
  • Hostility between Kobe Bryant, Rockets' Dwight Howard on display

    Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard finally exchanged words for all to see during a nationally televised game on TNT, earning a double-technical foul in the process. If there was any question about how Bryant and Howard felt about each other, it was...
  • Blake Griffin's buzzer-beating three takes Clippers past Suns, 121-120, in OT

    Blake Griffin dunked, and Dr. J clapped in admiration. Griffin made a sweeping drive while being fouled, and Staples Center roared. Griffin connected on a step-back three-pointer as time expired, and his teammates mobbed him on the court. Griffin'...
  • Clippers Steve Ballmer has a winning debut too

     Clippers Steve Ballmer has a winning debut too
    It was 2 1/2 hours before tipoff Thursday night and new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer couldn't seem to keep still, his excitement evident ahead of his team's game against Oklahoma City. It was Ballmer's first regular-season game since he spent $2 billion...
  • Clippers are seen in new light in opening win under new owner Ballmer

    Clippers are seen in new light in opening win under new owner Ballmer
    Fergie wailed. Big Baby smooched. The screams of fans rocked like a roller coaster, up on the leap, down on the dunk, again and again. The lights were brighter than ever. The music thumped harder than ever. Rocking on the baseline, in checkered shirt...
  • Video: A behind-the-scenes look at what makes the Clippers so good

    Video: A behind-the-scenes look at what makes the Clippers so good
    Before the Clippers played the Oklahoma City Thunder in their season opener at Staples Center on Thursday, something new played on the video board. It was a clip of Russell Westbrook driving through the paint, then being stuffed by DeAndre Jordan. Using...
  • Thunder guard Westbrook expected to miss 4-6 weeks

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook suffered a small fracture in his right hand Thursday night and is expected to miss four to six weeks. Westbrook exited Thursday night's 93-90 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers with 6:35 left in the second...
  • Five takeaways from the Clippers' 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City

    Five takeaways from the Clippers' 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City
    Here are five takeaways from the Clippers’ season-opening 93-90 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night at Staples Center: 1. The win was all that mattered. Concerns about rebounding and erratic shooting cannot be overlooked, but...
  • Coaches downplay Lakers-Clippers rivalry

    Coaches downplay Lakers-Clippers rivalry
    The Clippers are not living up to their hype. Considered one of the teams capable of winning the NBA championship, the Clippers have yet to look like one of the contenders in their first two games. Blake Griffin was the best player on the court for...
  • Clippers suffer first loss of the season, 98-92 to Sacramento

    The Clippers can no longer be accused of only winning ugly. They proved Sunday they can lose that way too. They were ragged for a third consecutive game and it finally cost them, a 98-92 setback against the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center...