2015 NBA Playoffs Matchups

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Free Agency Frenzy: Plenty of Deals Already

While the big names haven’t made their decisions just yet, many key NBA free agents have already agreed to deals—verbally—through three days of negotiations. Here are some of the top signings and rumors thus far in free agency. LeBron James – The King’s free agency tour is much different than his 2010 spectacle. While he hasn’t visited any teams so far, news recently broke  that James’agent has … Continue reading Free Agency Frenzy: Plenty of Deals Already

Baseline to Baseline: Hoops Headlines – 4/30/14

A random, sporadic column spitting out opinions, reactions and news surrounding the NBA. Wizards advance to Eastern Conference semifinals Not many people expected this. The way it happened may have been more impressive. The Washington Wizards defeated the Chicago Bulls in five games, culminated with last night’s ugly 75-69 victory in Game 5. Even against a veteran Bulls squad that had home court advantage, the … Continue reading Baseline to Baseline: Hoops Headlines – 4/30/14

LA Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Banned for Life from NBA

NBA commissioner, Adam Silver, announced today during a press conference that Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life from the NBA and fined $2.5 million dollars because of his racist remarks. Silver also added, “I will urge the board of governors to force a sale of the team and will do everything in my power to ensure that happens.”   Continue reading LA Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Banned for Life from NBA

Video: Los Angeles Clippers Pregame Protest

The Clippers wore their pregame shirts inside-out to cover their team name during warmups this afternoon. The team made the move as a sign of protest towards their owner, Donald Sterling, and his racist remarks that were recorded on tape. TMZ first released the recordings two days ago on their website, causing a nationwide reaction coming from fans, celebrities and athletes. Continue reading Video: Los Angeles Clippers Pregame Protest

Clippers Lose Game 1, Blake Griffin Showers a Fan with Water

The Warriors committed 21 turnovers but the Clippers couldn’t take advantage; going down 109-105 in their homecourt. Blake Griffin entered early foul trouble and ultimately fouled out, closing the night with 16 points and 3 boards. The Warriors take an early lead on the series after the win tonight, with Klay Thompson leading the crew behind his 22 points and 7 rebounds. Continue reading Clippers Lose Game 1, Blake Griffin Showers a Fan with Water

A Brief Look at the NBA Playoffs: Western Conference

Western Conference No. 1 San Antonio Spurs vs. No. 8 Dallas Mavericks: The Spurs have been looking to avenge last year’s improbable ending in the NBA Finals for a long time. That begins with their first round series victory over the Mavs. Spurs win in five. No. 2 Oklahoma City Thunder vs. No. 7 Memphis Grizzlies: The Thunder present numerous matchup problems for the Grizzlies, most … Continue reading A Brief Look at the NBA Playoffs: Western Conference

Marquee Matchup: Clippers Take on Miami

Both teams are 3-2 heading into this meeting tonight at the AmericanAirlines Arena. The Clippers are coming off a shocking loss to the Orlando Magic last night but have had their sights on this face off against the champs. Meanwhile, the Heat have won their last two games coming into this one, with Chris Bosh returning to the lineup tonight. LeBron James is off to … Continue reading Marquee Matchup: Clippers Take on Miami

2013-14 Season Preview: Los Angeles Clippers

LAST SEASON: (56-26), Lost NBA Western Conference First Round PROJECTED STARTERS: G – Chris Paul, J.J. Redick F – Jared Dudley, Blake Griffin C – DeAndre Jordan 6TH MAN: Jamal Crawford KEY ADDITIONS: J.J. Redick, Jared Dudley, Darren Collison, Byron Mullens KEY LOSSES: Caron Butler, Eric Bledsoe, Chauncey Billups, Lamar Odom FORECAST: The Clippers are one of the better teams in their conference and have one … Continue reading 2013-14 Season Preview: Los Angeles Clippers

Free Agency Madness: Clippers Re-Sign CP3 and Take Aim at Mayo

The Clippers have re-signed Chris Paul to a five-year, 107 million-dollar deal. Paul led the Clippers to a record of 56-26 last season, the best record the organization has ever had since entering the league in 1970. Los Angeles’ primary concern this summer was to secure Paul to a multi-year deal after a breakthrough season for the team. Now with a new head coach in Doc … Continue reading Free Agency Madness: Clippers Re-Sign CP3 and Take Aim at Mayo