Los Angeles Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25665/all en NBA-Late rally helps Magic snap Clippers' record streak http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/nba-late-rally-helps-magic-snap-clippers-record-streak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 12 (Reuters) - The high-flying Los Angeles Clippers came down to earth with an unexpected late bump in a 104-101 loss to the Orlando Magic on Saturday, their first defeat at home after a franchise record 13-game win streak.</p> <p>With Blake Griffin recording 30 points, eight rebounds and seven assists, the Clippers never trailed until bench player J.J. Redick finally put the Magic ahead on a three-pointer with 42 seconds left.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/nba-late-rally-helps-magic-snap-clippers-record-streak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Shooting guards Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 02:00:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733694 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Griffin hurt as Clippers fall to Wizards http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/nba-griffin-hurt-clippers-fall-wizards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With NBA All-Star forward Blake Griffin sidelined by a pre-game left hamstring strain, the Los Angeles Clippers lost their third game in a row, falling 98-90 at Washington on Monday.</p> <p>Griffin had started 197 consecutive games before missing the contest for the Clippers, who have been without All-Star guard Chris Paul for the past eight games as well due to a knee injury.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/nba-griffin-hurt-clippers-fall-wizards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association AFP Tue, 05 Feb 2013 04:00:33 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5745975 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Balanced attack propels Clippers past Knicks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/nba-balanced-attack-propels-clippers-past-knicks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Los Angeles Clippers defeated the New York Knicks 102-88 with the help of a strong bench attack and Chris Paul's 25 points, seven assists and a half dozen rebounds.</p> <p>Jamal Crawford had a team high 27 points and Blake Griffin finished with 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Clippers, who won despite 42 points from New York forward Carmelo Anthony at Madison Square Garden.</p> <p>Los Angeles won for the second time in three National Basketball Association games as their reserves easily outscored New York's bench 48-15.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/nba-balanced-attack-propels-clippers-past-knicks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cablevision Los Angeles Clippers National Basketball Association New York Knicks AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 23:45:26 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5752178 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Clippers rout 76ers with wire-to-wire win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/nba-clippers-rout-76ers-wire-wire-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Chris Paul was back in fine form, finishing with 21 points, 11 assists and five steals as the Los Angeles Clippers defeated Philadelphia 107-90 in a wire-to-wire victory Monday.</p> <p>Blake Griffin and Jamal Crawford bagged 20 points each for the Clippers, who have won two of three since Paul returned to the lineup Friday.</p> <p>"Their defense was tremendous," Sixers head coach Doug Collins said. "Their bigs are so active and quick. They were impressive."</p> <p>Paul had missed 12 of the Clippers' past 14 National Basketball Association games because of a bone bruise on his right knee.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/nba-clippers-rout-76ers-wire-wire-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Comcast Corporation Los Angeles Clippers National Basketball Association Philadelphia 76ers AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 06:31:22 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5753268 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Thunder sweep season series from Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/nba-thunder-sweep-season-series-clippers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Oklahoma City Thunder's playoff push gathered steam on Sunday with a 108-104 NBA victory over the Los Angeles Clippers behind a 35-point performance from Kevin Durant.</p> <p>Russell Westbrook finished with 29 points, eight rebounds and 10 assists for the Thunder, who swept the season series against the Clippers.</p> <p>Forward Serge Ibaka had a strong game for the Thunder as he manhandled Clippers star Blake Griffin several times under the basket and finished with 16 points and two blocks in front of a crowd of 19,371.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/nba-thunder-sweep-season-series-clippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Shooting guards AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 00:45:19 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5772414 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Paul and Clippers halt Grizzlies' streak http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130414/nba-paul-and-clippers-halt-grizzlies-streak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Chris Paul sank one of two free throws with 18 seconds left as the Los Angeles Clippers snapped the Memphis Grizzlies' 13-game home win streak with a 91-87 NBA victory on Saturday.</p> <p>Paul finished with 13 points and five assists, while DeAndre Jordan had 16 points and 12 rebounds for Los Angeles who have won five straight contests.</p> <p>Blake Griffin chipped in 12 points and nine rebounds for the Clippers in the win.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130414/nba-paul-and-clippers-halt-grizzlies-streak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association AFP Sun, 14 Apr 2013 04:45:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5815133 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Grizzlies claw back a win over Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130426/nba-grizzlies-claw-back-win-over-clippers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Memphis Grizzlies clawed their way back into their NBA first-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday with a much needed 94-82 victory.</p> <p>The Grizzlies, who lost the first two games in Los Angeles -- including a heart-breaking defeat in game two -- were buoyed by a raucous home crowd and a double-double from Zach Randolph as they narrowed the gap in the best-of-seven Western Conference series to 2-1.</p> <p>It was a crucial win for the Grizzlies, since no NBA team has come back from a 0-3 deficit to win a series.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130426/nba-grizzlies-claw-back-win-over-clippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans Memphis Grizzlies National Basketball Association AFP Fri, 26 Apr 2013 06:00:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5825694 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Clippers at Lakers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131029/preview-clippers-at-lakers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Los Angeles Lakers officially ruled Kobe Bryant out for Tuesday’s season opener, leaving the stage set for Doc Rivers and the rival Los Angeles Clippers. Rivers will spend his first game on the sidelines with his new team when the Clippers serve as visitors Tuesday in the arena they share with the Lakers. Bryant, who suffered a torn Achilles' tendon toward the end of last season, is practicing with the team in a limited capacity.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131029/preview-clippers-at-lakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:47:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5973912 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Clippers at Heat http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131107/preview-clippers-at-heat <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two of the most talented - if underachieving - teams in the league thus far square off when the Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday. The defending champion Heat have won two straight, but they've hardly looked like a slam-dunk pick to repeat, dropping road games to lowly Philadelphia and banged-up Brooklyn. The Clippers might have been looking ahead to the showdown with Miami when they lost 98-90 at Orlando on Wednesday, snapping a three-game winning streak.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131107/preview-clippers-at-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:49:30 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5982665 at http://www.globalpost.com Clippers follow Rivers' defensive directive http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131110/clippers-107-rockets-94 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Clippers follow Rivers' defensive directive</p> <p>HOUSTON -- Having spent a considerable portion of his pregame conference with the media dismissing the notion of teams needing to establish an identity this early in the season, Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers seemed particularly pleased that his team used defense -- his personal calling card -- as the impetus for their second-half comeback.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131110/clippers-107-rockets-94" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Houston Rockets Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Clippers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Nov 2013 05:32:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5984984 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Nets at Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131116/preview-nets-at-clippers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The high-scoring Los Angeles Clippers will go for their fourth straight win when when they host the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night. Los Angeles leads the league with an average of 110 points and has scored at least 107 over its winning streak, including a 111-103 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday. The Nets likely will be without Deron Williams after the point guard sprained his right ankle early Friday in a 100-98 overtime win at Phoenix.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131116/preview-nets-at-clippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:50:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5991008 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Grizzlies at Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131118/preview-grizzlies-at-clippers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Memphis Grizzlies ousted the Los Angeles Clippers from last season’s playoffs and now look to hand Los Angeles its first home loss of the season in Monday’s contest. Memphis has started a four-game road trip with consecutive victories and would like to prevent the Clippers from equaling the best home start in franchise history. Los Angeles is 5-0 at the Staples Center while Memphis went 24-17 on the road in 2012-13 and is 2-3 this season.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131118/preview-grizzlies-at-clippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans Memphis Grizzlies National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 18 Nov 2013 13:50:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5992375 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Kings at Clippers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131123/miami-dolphins-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DeMarcus Cousins was a force in back-to-back wins over the Phoenix Suns this week but will get a much stiffer test on Saturday, when the Sacramento Kings visit the Los Angeles Clippers. Cousins posted a double-double in each of the two victories and is turning his flashes of brilliance into consistent production. The Clippers boast the most consistent performer in the NBA at the moment in Chris Paul, who is the first person in history to record a double-double in the first 13 games.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131123/miami-dolphins-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles Clippers National Basketball Association Shooting guards Thomson Reuters Sat, 23 Nov 2013 06:34:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5997858 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Clippers at 76ers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131209/preview-clippers-at-76ers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Just when the Los Angeles Clippers appeared to be finding their stride with nine wins in 11 games, they look like a team searching for answers again. The Clippers have dropped three of four contests, scoring a season-low 82 points in their last, as they continue their seven-game road trip at the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday. On the bright side, Los Angeles plays a Philadelphia squad that has lost 10 of its last 12 and will likely be without standout rookie guard Michael Carter-Williams.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131209/preview-clippers-at-76ers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ACC Athlete of the Year Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:19:51 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6014238 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Clippers at Celtics http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131211/preview-clippers-at-celtics <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Doc Rivers makes his much-anticipated return to Boston as he leads his Los Angeles Clippers into a Wednesday night matchup with the Celtics, the team he guided to one championship in nine memorable seasons before departing for Los Angeles. Rivers' squad is 2-2 thus far on a season-high-tying seven-game road trip after a 94-83 win at Philadelphia on Monday in a game that saw the Clippers continue to fight shorthanded. Guards J.J. Redick and Reggie Bullock remained sidelined and forward Matt Barnes continues to recover from retinal surgery.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131211/preview-clippers-at-celtics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boston Celtics Los Angeles Clippers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:38:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6017325 at http://www.globalpost.com