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  • LA Clippers have chance for fast start

    LA Clippers have chance for fast start

    The Western Conference will not provide many easy games for the Los Angeles Clippers, so it is imperative that the team get off to a fast start. Of the team’s first nine games, seven are at home–and the eighth is against the Los Angeles Lakers in Staples Center. Of those nine games, the Clippers...
  • DeAndre Jordan highlights the Los Angeles Clippers’ center depth

    DeAndre Jordan highlights the Los Angeles Clippers’ center depth

    Even though the NBA seems to be moving away from the traditional center, DeAndre Jordan will still function as the anchor for the Los Angeles Clippers. Jordan can’t shoot three-pointers–nor will he ever–but he is the team’s defensive lynchpin and one of the league’s best defenders. His presence in...
  • Brooklyn Nets look to Jarrett Allen as next big defensive center

    Brooklyn Nets look to Jarrett Allen as next big defensive center

    The Brooklyn Nets used their first-round draft pick on a player who is not expected to score much. He could, however, develop into a player in the mold of DeAndre Jordan, Rudy Gobert, and Tristan Thompson. That is the goal, anyway. Jarrett Allen, taken with the No. 22 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, has...
  • Doc Rivers will continue to serve as the head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers.

    Doc Rivers' demotion could signal hot seat

    The Los Angeles Clippers have stripped head coach Doc Rivers of his role as president of basketball operations. While owner Steve Ballmer can say that the jobs are too big for one man to possess–and he may be right–one wonders if Rivers is entering the back nine of his tenure with Los Angeles. While...
  • Josh Smith signs one year deal with Los Angeles Clippers

    Josh Smith signs one year deal with Los Angeles Clippers

    The Los Angeles Clippers were dangerously close to having the worst off season of any team in the NBA. However, they salvaged their relationship with DeAndre Jordan, and now they solidified their front court with the acquisition of Josh Smith on Thursday. For the first time in his 11 year career...
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    Five biggest moves in NBA free agency

    NBA free agency: a time where every team looks to fill in their gaps and clog their holes with fresh faces. A chance for a positive change for every franchise, a new attempt and a deep playoff run. Every season, free agency is one of the most exciting events of the NBA, as fans eagerly await where...
  • Clippers successfully lure DeAndre Jordan back to Los Angeles

    Clippers successfully lure DeAndre Jordan back to Los Angeles

    Unrestricted free agent DeAndre Jordan verbally agreed to a four-year, $80 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks last Friday, but on Wednesday night, the Clippers brought him back to Los Angeles for a reported four-year, $88 million deal. Jordan’s about-face change of heart came just before the NBA...
  • Clippers making last-ditch effort to keep DeAndre Jordan in Los Angeles

    Clippers making last-ditch effort to keep DeAndre Jordan in Los Angeles

    According to ESPN, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and head coach Doc Rivers will meet with DeAndre Jordan in Houston on Wednesday to try to persuade the All-NBA center to stay in Los Angeles. Problem is, Jordan verbally agreed to join Dallas last weekend, but since nothing is final until a contract is...
  • Did lack of high-five send DeAndre Jordan from Clippers to Mavericks?

    Did lack of high-five send DeAndre Jordan from Clippers to Mavericks?

    DeAndre Jordan’s four-year, $80 million contract with the Dallas Mavericks was finalized on Saturday, leaving the Clippers empty-handed and confused about what just happened. For the second time in two months, the Clippers squandered what should have been theirs for the taking. First, the team blew...
  • Los Angeles Lakers suffer from stubborn efforts to land an All-Star and end up losing a piece of the future in Ed Davis.

    Another bad move results Lakers losing a promising player in Ed Davis

    The Los Angeles Lakers headed into NBA free agency on Tuesday night with hopes of landing one of the many talented big man available on the open market. Los Angeles was entirely focused on signing forward LaMarcus Aldridge with DeAndre Jordan and Greg Monroe being legitimate backup plans...
  • Mavericks, Lakers meet with DeAndre Jordan; Knicks, Clippers next

    Mavericks, Lakers meet with DeAndre Jordan; Knicks, Clippers next

    If you put much stock in rumors, then the meetings with the Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan was supposed to go Mavericks, Lakers, Knicks and Clippers on Thursday. In actuality, however, the free agency parade for Jordan’s services got underway on Wednesday, with Dallas making the opening pitch—which went...
  • Doc Rivers, DeAndre Jordan dine in Malibu as free agency looms

    Doc Rivers, DeAndre Jordan dine in Malibu as free agency looms

    The Los Angeles Times reported on Monday that Clippers head coach Doc Rivers took soon-to-be (as in tonight at 9 p.m. PT) free agent DeAndre Jordan to dinner in Malibu recently. Actor Jamie Foxx was coincidentally—probably not that much of a coincidence—dining at the same establishment and joined...
  • Sources: Clippers, Dallas top DeAndre Jordan's list

    Sources: Clippers, Dallas top DeAndre Jordan's list

    With less than two days until DeAndre Jordan becomes an unrestricted free agent, ESPN reported on Monday that the Dallas Mavericks stand the best chance of luring the All-NBA center away from the Clippers. Sources close to the situation say that the Mavericks’ Chandler Parsons has been actively...
  • NBA free agency is right around the corner with the Los Angeles Lakers having no shortage of options to upgrade their roster come July 1.

    Los Angeles Lakers have no shortage of options heading into NBA free agency

    With the Los Angeles Lakers selecting D'Angelo Russell out of Ohio State with their second overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, the team has hinted to their intentions heading into the NBA free agency come July 1. Everyone believed the Lakers were determined to take Duke's Jahlil Okafor with the...
  • Clippers, Lakers, Bucks, Mavericks to meet with free agent DeAndre Jordan

    Clippers, Lakers, Bucks, Mavericks to meet with free agent DeAndre Jordan

    Come July 1, Clippers center DeAndre Jordan will be at home in Houston like a king giving audience to a group of loyal subjects. In Jordan’s case, those loyal subjects will be representatives from at least four NBA teams that want to secure the unrestricted free agent’s services. According to the...
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    NBA roster rebound: Los Angeles Clippers

    It's been a good few years for the Los Angeles Clippers. After a big surprise playoff series win with the addition of head coach Doc Rivers, the Clippers stock is ever-rising. Featuring veteran point guard leader Chris Paul, and the "lob city" crew inside, they have a well-positioned roster and are...
  • Milwaukee joins DeAndre Jordan rumor list, Clippers remain favorite

    Milwaukee joins DeAndre Jordan rumor list, Clippers remain favorite

    Just when it appeared safe for Clippers fans to dive back into the pool of NBA trade rumors, a new one has wandered in, threatening everyone’s safety. Everyone out of the pool, again, please! Clipperholics reported on Friday that the newest rumor involving DeAndre Jordan’s impending unrestricted...
  • DeAndre Jordan to Atlanta latest scenario involving Clippers center

    DeAndre Jordan to Atlanta latest scenario involving Clippers center

    The latest scenario to join the already-crowded DeAndre Jordan free agency circus is one reported on by Fox Sports on Wednesday that would send the Clippers’ big man to Atlanta. DeMarre Carroll and Paul Milsap, both big contributors for the Hawks, are poised to—like Jordan—become unrestricted free...
  • Doc Rivers thinks Clippers' 'Big Three' will stay together, trade scenarios

    Doc Rivers thinks Clippers' 'Big Three' will stay together, trade scenarios

    ESPN reported on Wednesday that Clippers head coach Doc Rivers believes his team’s “Big Three”—Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan—will stay intact for the 2015-16 season. Rivers thinks Jordan, who becomes an unrestricted free agent on July 1, will sign the max contract Rivers said the team...
  • Doc Rivers calls DeAndre Jordan, Chris Paul rift rumors untrue

    Doc Rivers calls DeAndre Jordan, Chris Paul rift rumors untrue

    CBS Sports reported on Saturday that, according to Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, the rumored DeAndre Jordan-Chris Paul feud is not true. “I can put this to rest,” Rivers told The Beast 980. “They get along great. Clearly, like everybody, they don't get along all the time, and they don't get along...
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