| May 12, 2015
| 11:15 PM
They are the hottest team in the NBA! They are the favorites to win the NBA championship! They are more athletic, more skilled, more determined and . . .
Hold up. Sorry. Excuse us for interrupting the recent glorious speculation surrounding the Clippers...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 11:17 PM
There wasn't an emotional father-and-son moment for Doc and Austin Rivers before their first playoff game together.
Actually, there wasn't really a moment at all.
"I literally have not had a conversation with him from a father and son point of view,"...
| May 10, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said Saturday that Game 4 against the Houston Rockets on Sunday is going to be quite a game.
"It's going to be the most intense game of the series, and we're going to have to be ready for it," Rivers said.
The Clippers have a...
| May 9, 2015
| 7:14 PM
They looked at the video at practice Saturday and the same nightmare they all participated in Friday night in Game 3 was right there again.
The Houston Rockets were horrible on defense.
So if they expect to have an opportunity to even the best-of-...
| May 8, 2015
| 11:03 PM
Whose line is it, anyway?
It sure didn't belong to James Harden on Friday night.
The Houston Rockets star, who led the NBA in both free-throw attempts and makes, didn't even show up at the stripe in the first half of Game 3 at Staples Center. That,...
| May 8, 2015
| 11:18 PM
Chris Paul promised he would play if he could, shedding the haute couture for his preferred evening wear.
He didn't just put on his uniform again Friday night at Staples Center. He wore out the Houston Rockets.
Paul flipped passes and drew defenders...
| May 7, 2015
| 11:51 PM
Chris Paul worked out on the court Thursday, a positive sign in his struggle to overcome a strained left hamstring, though it's not known whether he can play for the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 3 against the Houston Rockets.
Coach Doc Rivers said on a...
| May 3, 2015
| 10:11 AM
Doc Rivers put it best: “That’s a series for the ages,” the Clippers coach said after his team polished off the San Antonio Spurs, 111-109, on Saturday night at Staples Center in Game 7 of a series so close that the average score was...
| May 2, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Before they slipped on the first of their two NBA championship rings, Isiah Thomas and Bill Laimbeer stumbled in the playoffs twice against the Boston Celtics.
As a prelude to their six titles, Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen fell in the playoffs...
| May 1, 2015
| 7:03 PM
The San Antonio Spurs are acutely aware of what the outcome of Game 7 of Saturday means.
"It's win or go home," Boris Diaw said after the Spurs' uninspired Game 6 loss at AT&T Center on Thursday night to the Clippers.
The winner of the game at Staples...
| May 2, 2015
| 7:26 AM
The Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs will play a winner-takes-all Game 7 at Staples Center on Saturday at 5 p.m. PDT.
Nearly 80% of home teams win Game 7 in NBA playoff series, but Clippers Coach Doc Rivers knows that statistic doesn't mean too much...