Clippers’ Bradley to miss rest of regular season

Los Angeles Clippers guard Avery Bradley underwent surgery to repair adductor and rectus abdominis muscles on Tuesday and will miss the rest of the regular season, according to a report from ESPN. Bradley is looking at a recovery time of six-to-eight weeks, per ESPN. The two-way guard was acquired by the Clippers from the Detroit Pistons […]

Clippers bracing for LeBron-led Cavaliers

The Los Angeles Clippers are fighting for their playoff lives, sitting in the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference entering play Friday night. At 34-29, Los Angeles is one of eight teams in the West separated by only four games and vying for one of six playoff spots behind conference-leading Houston (51-13) […]

Clippers adding Kilpatrick on 10-day deal

The Los Angeles Clippers are signing guard Sean Kilpatrick to a 10-day contract, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Clippers are signing guard Sean Kilpatrick to a 10-day contract, league sources tell ESPN. He will be eligible for an NBA playoff roster. Bucks waived him on Friday. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March […]

Ballmer: Trading Blake was ‘difficult,’ but necessary

Trading a superstar player is never an easy or enjoyable experience. Just ask the Cleveland Cavaliers, who granted Kyrie Irving’s request to be traded Aug. 22, sending him to Boston. Larry Ballmer, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, admitted Saturday that trading five-time All-Star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons on Jan. 29 was […]

A 1-on-1 game for $100K? Yes, please!

Before he went down with a non-contact injury to his right knee with three minutes left in the third quarter in a 120-102 loss at Houston on Friday night, Jimmy Butler laid down a challenge to Lou Williams: Let’s play 1-on-1 for $100,000. Jimmy Butler told @CassidyHubbarth that if anyone seriously questions his All-Star status, […]

Spurs express trade interest in Clippers’ Bradley

The San Antonio Spurs have expressed an interest in trading for Los Angeles Clippers guard Avery Bradley, according to a report from the New York Times. Bradley was acquired by the Clippers last week in a trade package that sent Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons.’ Bradley has been drawing interest from several teams along […]

Clippers’ Jordan still tops Cavs’ wish list

With the trade deadline now less than 24 hours away, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been extra aggressive in search of a deal. Among their most-prized targets? Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (still) and Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports. As Amico Hoops first reported in December, the Cavs […]

Clippers finished dealing? Probably not

Having already jettisoned five-time All-Star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons, the Los Angeles Clippers are not finished wheeling and dealing, according to a report. Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports writes the Clippers are likely to be sellers — again — before the trade deadline. “The Clippers are telling teams they are fine holding […]

Clippers, Williams agree to three-year extension

Cross one name off the list of players reported to be available as the NBA trade deadline nears — Lou Williams. Lou Williams' new three-year deal with the Clippers will include a team option on the third year, league sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2018 Willams, who was slated to become […]

Thunder interested in Clippers’ Bradley

Avery Bradley has had a busy year, having been trade twice since last season ended. He was dealt from Boston to Detroit in a move made by the Celtics in order to move salary in order to sign free agent Gordon Hayward. Last week, the Pistons included Bradley and fellow starter Tobias Harris in the […]

LeBron: ‘Little bit of shock’ over Griffin trade

What did Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James think of the Blake Griffin trade? “I  just woke up from a nap when I saw the news,” James told reporters at shootaround Tuesday. “Little bit of shock when I first saw it.” Griffin was traded from the Los Angeles Clippers (along with forwards Willie Reed and Brice […]

Stein: Clips could make LeBron’s free-agent short list

If, as expected, LeBron James declines his $34 million player option with the Cleveland Cavaliers and becomes an unrestricted free agent for the third time in his career, one NBA insider could see him heading West. The Clippers clearly believe they can make it onto LeBron James' free-agent short list come July and, according to […]

Griffin-less Clippers may keep right on dealing

There is always time for one more potential blockbuster. That appears to be the thinking of the Los Angeles Clippers, who agreed to a trade that will send star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons. In return, the Clippers will receive forward Tobias Harris, guard Avery Bradley and center Boban Marjanovic, as well as a first- and second-round […]

Clippers trade Griffin to Pistons in blockbuster

The Los Angeles Clippers and Detroit Pistons have agreed a trade that sends star forward Blake Griffin to the Pistons, the team announced early Tuesday. “We are serious about winning, and this is a major move to improve our team,” Pistons owner Tom Gores said in a prepared statement. “Blake Griffin is one of the NBA’s […]