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  • Los Angeles Lakers look to gather momentum after All-Star break

    Los Angeles Lakers look to gather momentum after All-Star break

    Even though the playoffs seem like a long shot, the Los Angeles Lakers have the chance to get off to a good start following the All-Star break. With point guard Lonzo Ball set to return from a knee injury–and Isaiah Thomas in the fold–the Lakers will face three non-playoff teams after the hiatus...
  • LeBron James leads team to All-Star Game win

    LeBron James leads team to All-Star Game win

    The NBA unveiled a slew of changes designed to make the league’s talent showcase more competitive, and they worked.  LeBron James led Team LeBron to a competitive 148-145 win over Team Stephen. He nearly notched a triple-double, erupting for 29 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists, earning him the...
  • Devin Booker puts on historic shooting performance on All-Star weekend

    Devin Booker puts on historic shooting performance on All-Star weekend

    The Phoenix Suns have endured a difficult season, but they have a caliber of players most teams lack. One in particular, Devin Booker, put his on display Saturday night at Staples Center. The young guard's skills helped him put on a historic performance in the NBA's JBL Three-Point Contest. Booker...
  • NBA Dunk Contest goes retro in 2018

    NBA Dunk Contest goes retro in 2018

    The 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest paid homage to many of the greater dunkers of the league’s past. The style made sense, as Larry Nance Jr. followed in his father’s footsteps–a former winner of the event. Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz guard and potential Rookie of the Year Award winner, shed his Utah...
  • LA Clippers giveaways: March 2 is LED wristband night

    LA Clippers giveaways: March 2 is LED wristband night

    The LA Clippers have spent a considerable amount of time away from Staples Center in February, and the organization will spend the rest of the season giving back in the form of promotions. When the Clippers take on the New York Knicks on Friday, March 2, all fans in attendance will receive a DTLAC...
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    From Rising Stars to the International Challenge, your guide to 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend

    Other sports have nice All-Star games, but the NBA All-Star Weekend is a slam dunk. Not only do fans get a chance to see some of the world's most amazing athletes showcase their talents in a variety of skills competitions and what's easily the most entertaining All-Star game in sports, there are a...
  • LA Clippers return home for big games at Staples Center

    LA Clippers return home for big games at Staples Center

    After having spent much of the month of February on the road, the LA Clippers will return to the friendly confines of Staples Center as the month nears a close. The homestand will feature marquee players and big opponents, which will test a Clippers team fighting for the Western Conference playoffs...
  • Top 5 best road teams in Clippers history

    Top 5 best road teams in Clippers history

    In order for a team to find success, it has to be capable of winning away from its home confines. During some of the best LA Clippers’ seasons, the organization has been as dominant on the road as it has been at Staples Center. With the Clippers chasing a playoff spot–especially after having spent...
  • De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    With Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball coming back from a knee injury, Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox has been named to the 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars during All-Star weekend. The event will take place Friday night, Feb. 16, in Staples Center. The game will be televised on TNT...
  • LeBron James promises competitive NBA All-Star Game

    LeBron James promises competitive NBA All-Star Game

    When fans descend upon Staples Center on Feb. 18, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James believes they’ll see a different game than what they’re expected to. The NBA has taken considerable measures to ensure that Team LeBron and Team Stephen give an honest effort in the league’s best talent showcase...
  • Avery Bradley getting comfortable with LA Clippers

    Avery Bradley getting comfortable with LA Clippers

    Tobias Harris has received most of the attention in the wake of the deal that sent Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons. However, Avery Bradley is not just a throw-in in the trade. In fact, his presence could very well determine if the LA Clippers make the playoffs. Bradley has endured a tepid start...
  • Lonzo Ball closing in on return for Los Angeles Lakers

    Lonzo Ball closing in on return for Los Angeles Lakers

    Much of the Los Angeles Lakers’ season has been defined by the development of its younger players, and in Lonzo Ball’s case, that has been somewhat derailed by injuries. According to head coach Luke Walton, though, Ball is getting close to returning to the court. Ball participated in all of the team...
  • Isaiah Thomas thrives in debut with Los Angeles Lakers

    Isaiah Thomas thrives in debut with Los Angeles Lakers

    The deal that sent Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. to the Cleveland Cavaliers seemingly netted the Los Angeles Lakers cap space and a draft pick, but the final two months of the season could prove important for Isaiah Thomas and the team. Thomas, who struggled offensively and defensively with...
  • Los Angeles Lakers open cap space for top free agents

    Los Angeles Lakers open cap space for top free agents

    While the Los Angeles Lakers did not do anything before the trade deadline to position themselves for the 2017-18 season, the organization took a considerable step forward for the future. By dealing away Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr., the Lakers are now able to afford two max free agents in...
  • LA Clippers seeking playoffs with current group

    LA Clippers seeking playoffs with current group

    When the LA Clippers traded away Blake Griffin, common thinking had the team approaching a rebuild. However, Tobias Harris has given the Clippers a jolt, and the team is seeing its players–namely Danilo Gallinari–returning to health. Therefore, the LA brain trust decided to stand pat at the NBA...
  • LA Clippers sign Lou Williams to contract extension

    LA Clippers sign Lou Williams to contract extension

    Lou Williams, a key piece in the Chris Paul trade with the Houston Rockets, has emerged as a vital piece for Doc Rivers and the LA Clippers. Even though reports circled about his trade prospects, the Clippers decided to ink the perennial Sixth Man of the Year candidate to a new deal. Williams was in...
  • Kemba Walker to replace Kristaps Porzingis in NBA All-Star Game

    Kemba Walker to replace Kristaps Porzingis in NBA All-Star Game

    Another injury will force an NBA star out of the 2018 All-Star Game. New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis suffered a torn ACL, which will force him out of the All-Star Game and the Taco Bell Skills Challenge–an event he won a year ago. In his place, Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker...
  • Rosters announced for NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2018

    Rosters announced for NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2018

    The NBA has slowly announced its rosters for a variety of events for All-Star weekend in Los Angeles, and the results are in for the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles. Star-studded rosters will compete on Feb. 16 at the Verizon Up Arena at LACC. The game will be televised on ESPN...
  • Charities announced for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles

    Charities announced for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles

    For the first time, the NBA will be partnering with charities for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game and now, team captains LeBron James and Stephen Curry have announced their charities for the event. The NBA will donate a total of $500,000 to the two organizations, with a $350,000 donation earmarked for...
  • Treat yourself to VIP packages at the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend in LA

    Treat yourself to VIP packages at the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend in LA

    NBA All-Star Weekend isn't just an opportunity for the league to showcase its best players; it's also a celebration of its biggest fans. If you've ever wanted to get close to all of your favorite NBA players, treat yourself to an unforgettable weekend courtesy of CAA Premium Experience when the 201...
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