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#RememberWhensdays, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Riots, MLB, NBA, Rodney King -

Four Los Angeles officers beat Rodney King to a bloody pulp after he led them on a high-speed chase on March 3, 1991. Even after King was subdued, the four white officers took turns delivering blows to his body. Even though black people historically have had reason to believe the justice system does not come […]

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Blake Griffin, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

SACRAMENTO, California — Blake Griffin and his Detroit Pistons teammates enjoyed a night of hitting golf balls at Topgolf Roseville on the eve of playing the Sacramento Kings on Monday night. It was the latest in team bonding for the power forward. With Griffin already feeling comfortable and wanted with a Pistons franchise that he […]

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2018 NBA All-Star Game, LeBron James, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA -

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers dancers both took part in a great routine at Staples Center on Sunday. It was the closest that any current member of the Lakers or Clippers got to their home court during the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. If the Lakers or Clippers hoped to […]

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Boston Celtics, Damian Lillard, DeAndre Jordan, Draymond Green, Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, NBA Live 18, Portland Trail Blazers, Stephen Curry, Valentine's Day -

Welcome to the Valentine’s Day edition of Sim Life. First we have the Boston Celtics trying to avoid their second three-game losing streak in a month. The Los Angeles Clippers should be the cure for Boston’s ills in Wednesday night’s game (8 p.m. EST) but let’s see how it plays out on NBA LIVE 18. […]

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Blake Griffin, LeBron James, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

The Los Angeles Clippers have put themselves in a position to enter the LeBron James sweepstakes this summer. But sorry to break the news to the ever-faithful and patient Clippers fans, your franchise still doesn’t appear to be fit for a “King James.” ​The Clippers did what appeared to be the unthinkable by trading projected […]

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Ben Roethlisberger, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, Gregg Popovich, Isaiah Thomas, Kevin Durant, Lane Kiffin, Larry Nassar, LeBron James, Los Angeles Clippers, Martin Luther King Jr., MLK Day, Rob Gronkowski, The Week That Was, Trevor Ariza -

Monday 01.15.18 To commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry and Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons engaged in nonviolent resistance on the court, with both men insinuating they wanted to scrap in the hallway. Not wanting to be left out of the celebration, players on the Houston Rockets, like WCW […]

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@AP, Austin Rivers, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, Clint Capela, Clippers, Gerald Green, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, News, Rockets, Sports, Video -

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NBA is planning to speak with players from both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers to determine the specifics of late-game and postgame events involving the teams...

The post Clippers, Rockets players allegedly confront each other in locker room after game, security called appeared first on theGrio.

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Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

BERKELEY, California — Blake Griffin’s parents didn’t spend much time worrying about what Oklahomans thought or the stares they received when they raised their two half-black, half-white sons there. The occasional odd looks or awkward questions have not stopped for the Los Angeles Clippers star forward as an adult. The five-time NBA All-Star is proud […]

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Baron Davis, Donald Sterling, Get Out, Los Angeles Clippers, Movies, NBA -

Disgraced former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling made his players feel like they were playing out a scene from Jordan Peele’s highly acclaimed movie Get Out. Well, at least according to former Clippers guard Baron Davis. On Thursday, Davis spoke on ESPN’s The Hoop Collective podcast about what it was like playing for Sterling, […]

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Austin Rivers, Blake Griffin, Doc Rivers, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Shaun Livingston -

PLAYA DEL RAY, California — After the injury-riddled Los Angeles Clippers lost NBA All-Star Blake Griffin to another injury, teammate Austin Rivers is paying attention to the talk about the so-called curse that has dogged the tough-luck franchise. “They have been saying that for years,” Rivers said before practice on Wednesday. “I remember them saying […]

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Dallas Mavericks, ESPN, Harrison Barnes, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Kristaps Porzingis, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, NBA Live 18, New York Knicks -

We kick off Week 2 of Sim Life with a salute to the good folks at EA Sports, as NBA Live 18 correctly picked last week’s games 2-0. Let’s see how the game fares this week. First up on the Wednesday doubleheader, we have the Houston Rockets paying a visit to Madison Square Garden at […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Orlando Magic -

Somebody forgot to tell the rest of the NBA that we’re supposed to be waiting for a fourth straight Golden State Warriors-Cleveland Cavaliers Finals. In the West, the Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers are rocking rims and raising eyebrows. In the East, the Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic are killing, while doormats are giving […]

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Basketball, Blake Griffin, Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Hollywood, Kobe Bryant, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Movies, NBA, Television -

There’s Uncle Drew. The remake of White Men Can’t Jump. And soon, possibly, a new sitcom. Everybody wants to be Hollywood-famous — even your favorite NBA players. Several are taking to the screen as front-facing talent with aspirations, in some cases, of being the next Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, a former athlete who became one […]

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All Day, Daily Dose, Gucci Mane, Los Angeles Clippers, Michael Bennett -

Just want to thank everyone who tuned in to Around The Horn on Wednesday. It was a long, fun trip to get there, for those of you who don’t know. Also, I filled in Thursday on The Dan Le Batard Show, if you want to check that out here. ICYMI yesterday, we all met @Clintonyates […]

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Chris Paul, Doc Rivers, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

Doc Rivers talked to The Undefeated before our exclusive interview with former Clippers guard Chris Paul. LAS VEGAS — Doc Rivers sat on a stage at a news conference alongside newcomer Danilo Gallinari last weekend and made a proclamation after being asked if his Los Angeles Clippers were going to take a step back without […]

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Chris Paul, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

Chris Paul held his emotions about departing from the Los Angeles Clippers after six seasons in check. Well, that was until he broke the news to his 8-year-old son, Chris Paul II. That’s when reality hit. Lob City was over. Goodbyes needed to be said in his beloved Los Angeles. An ultracompetitive Paul’s thirst for […]

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Blake Griffin, LA Pioneers, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

The Los Angeles Clippers putting Blake Griffin on a T-shirt alongside the likes of Muhammad Ali, Martin Luther King Jr., Barack Obama and John F. Kennedy caused a stir on social media on Saturday. Griffin agreed to re-sign with the Clippers on a five-year, $173 million deal after meeting with the only franchise he’s known […]

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Chris Paul, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Los Angeles Clippers, Migos, New York Knicks, Phil Jackson, What Had Happened Was -

GAME. BLOUSES. Chris Paul, the “Point God,” and James Harden, “The Beard,” will now be sharing the same backcourt next season. On Wednesday afternoon, Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul was traded to the Houston Rockets for guard Pat Beverley, forward Sam Dekker, guard Lou Williams, center Montrezl Harrell, forward Kyle Wiltjer and the Rockets’ […]

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Chris Paul, Commentary, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

It was the eve of last week’s NBA draft when Chris Paul sat on a couch quietly while appearing deep in thought as he looked down on an active dance floor at the Marquee New York nightclub. Paul made the stop to support the SEED Project charity event held to raise money for more than […]

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2017 NBA Playoffs, Boston Celtics, Doc Rivers, Kevin Garnett, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Paul Pierce, Ray Allen, Retirement, Utah Jazz -

As a smiling Paul Pierce walked off the NBA hardwood for the last time, he said farewell to the fans by making peace signs with his raised hands while they chanted, “The Truth” and “We Love You, Paul.” The future Hall of Famer completed his NBA career by scoring six points in 22 minutes for […]

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Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Clippers, Paul Pierce, Utah Jazz, Washington Wizards, What Had Happened Was -

GAME. BLOUSES. You can’t handle “The Truth.” In all honesty, no one could. That was the kind of player future Hall of Famer Paul Pierce was. At the beginning of the 2016-17 season, Pierce announced that he’d be retiring from the game at season’s end. As a result of the Utah Jazz eliminating the Los […]

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2017 NBA Playoffs, Chris Paul, Kevin Hart, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz -

There are four Los Angeles Lakers statues in front of Staples Center: Hall of Famers Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jerry West and a 9-foot, 1,200-pound hanging Shaquille O’Neal. Late Hall of Fame Lakers announcer Chick Hearn is featured on the sidewalk just off Chick Hearn Court. Former Los Angeles Kings hockey star Wayne Gretzky and […]

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Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Carmelo Anthony, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, New York Knicks, Phil Jackson, Washington Wizards -

Carmelo Anthony has been at the center of recent trade talk. The nine-time NBA All-Star has a no-trade clause, but New York Knicks president Phil Jackson seems quite eager to make a deal and push buttons to get him to waive it. But which NBA teams should make a strong run at the 13-year veteran […]

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2017 NBA All-Star Game, DeAndre Jordan, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

“Is it official or unofficial?” That was the question Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan asked his media relations directors when they texted him that they believed he was an NBA All-Star team for the first time on Jan. 26. Jordan expected to be snubbed and had planned a vacation in Hawaii, so he wasn’t […]

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Jamal Crawford, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

Considered one of the most accomplished role players in NBA history, Jamal Crawford’s longstanding career is a testament to his character — one he developed through making mistakes. He talks candidly about his dreams, struggles and life as a family man with senior writer Mike Wise. Read the full profile here: Jamal Crawford’s long and […]

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Jamal Crawford, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA -

The most decorated role player in NBA history pulls off the main roadway and into Liberty Park, near the court where crowds first came to see him work his game and dream his dream. Jamal Crawford unfolds his 6-foot-5 frame from the driver’s seat, casually trudges toward the back of his luxury sedan and pops […]

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Chris Paul, Editor's Picks, ESPYS, Isiah Thomas, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Police Shootings, Social Activism -

Chris Paul stood on stage at the 2016 ESPY awards flanked by three fellow basketball stars. In the middle of the dark auditorium with only spotlights illuminating the players, Paul awaited his turn to speak. When it came, he looked directly into the camera while staring into the eyes of his fellow athletes in the […]

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2016 NBA Playoffs, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Shaun Livingston -

(Editor’s note: For the second year in-a-row, Shaun Livingston has been pivotal in getting the Warriors back to the NBA Finals. On the brink of back-to-back championships, Livingston came out in Game 1 of the Finals and led his team with 20 points off the bench. He is a man of great resilience and character. […]

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@AP, Chris Paul, Doc Rivers, Female Ref, Lauren Holtkamp, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, NBA Refs, NBPA, News, Sports, Technical Foul -

NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the National Basketball Referees Association is defending official Lauren Holtkamp after "personal and unprofessional comments" by Clippers guard Chris Paul...

The post Chris Paul criticizes female ref, union says his comments ‘unprofessional’ appeared first on theGrio.

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Austin Rivers, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, Doc Rivers, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Sports -

Blacks are hardly ever in a position on professional sports teams to use their influence […]

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Doc Rivers, Donald Sterling, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, Sports, Steve Ballmer -

New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer’s first big move happened Wednesday when the team […]

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