Hey guys. Over at Sports on Earth, I wrote about the Clippers’ long, tumultuous road to get where they are right now. Even in the aftermath of the Sterling debacle, they’ve been stricken by ill fortune. Can they bounce back? What will it take? In a league that emphasizes a level playing [...]
Hey y’all. I penned a column over at Sports on Earth about DeAndre Jordan’s growth this season. Here’s an excerpt. Hope you like it. Or don’t. Whatever. I’m only kind of going to cry about it. Athletes, like the rest of us, are undoubtedly privy to the context of their [...]
Hey y’all. I penned an article over at Bleacher Report a few days ago, analyzing Doc Rivers’ effect on the Clippers. The gist: Gregg Popovich is the LeBron of everything, he deserved to win, but Doc deserves some pub. An excerpt: Rivers sticks with a plan long enough to let its foibles c[...]
Regular season finished; franchise records set; standings set in stone; playoffs arriving. Today’s Found Objects features end of season awards, Clippers vs. Warriors analysis, interviews and some good ol’ Matt Barnes. ESPN’s take on Jamal Crawford’s Sixth Man of the Year bid [...]
The Clippers are rolling with the punches, kicking arse and taking names, flowing with the blows, leaving everything on the floor and other clichés. As a result, the interwebs are gushing over Blake Griffin— as they should be. Over at Sports Illustrated, friend of the program and resident fifth Beat[...]
According to ESPN (via Ramona Shelburne on Twitter), J.J. Redick is going to miss the next 3-5 weeks of action. Experiencing soreness in his right hip, he’s already missed the Clippers’ past four games. With his back, hip and shoulder apparently ailing, the Clippers are opting to let him[...]
Over at CBS Sports, Matt Moore sat down with DeAndre Jordan to discuss a variety of subjects: from the Superbowl (fair warning: Jordan is a Cowboys fan), his improvements on defense as well as on the glass and, of course, dunking. CBSSports.com:What are your thoughts on the verticality rule? DJ: Tho[...]
Over at Grantland, Zach Lowe penned a wonderful piece breaking down Blake Griffin’s improvements in the post, his passing, crunch-time play and defense. It’s a great analysis of the general ascendance Griffin’s taken since Paul’s injury and before. Griffin is attempting nearl[...]
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