I mentioned in the 3-on-3 for the Lakers game that the Clippers have not been a good rebounding team. So far this season (and even after last night’s solid effort on the boards), the Clippers are next-to-last in offensive rebounding rate differential (percentage of available offensive boards collected minus perce[...]
The setting is modern day Los Angeles, inside a building begrudgingly shared by diametrically opposed basketball teams. Exposition: After playing three games in four nights, the Los Angeles Lakers are a bit weary. They are carried into the game by their aging yet rejuvenated superstar, Kobe Bryant, who has scored at le[...]
We’ll have more from the win over the Lakers, but for now, check out the Lob City Ledger from Jovan Buha: Blake Griffin 9-18 FG | 4-7 FT | 14 REB | 5 AST | 22 PTS | +10 GRADE B Disregarding his quiet second half offensively, Griffin had an impressive defensive outing. He gives up at least three inches to A[...]
Los Angeles Lakers “at” Los Angeles Clippers 7:30 p.m. Fox Sports Prime Ticket, NBA TV and League Pass KFWB 980 AM (Note: According to head coach Vinny Del Negro, Mo Williams is out for tonight’s game with a sore right foot. He’s listed as day-to-day). 1. The best player on the floor will be ___[...]
They could not be more different. Two teams on opposite coasts, in different conferences and with vastly contrasting histories. In so many ways the Los Angeles Clippers and the Miami Heat are polar opposites. How their current teams were formed, however, is very similar. In fact, watching Wednesday’s 95-89 overti[...]
One of the cooler aspects of the Clippers rise to prominence is the amount of voices now chiming in on the team and its players. Here’s an excellent piece on Los Angeles, Chauncey Billups and how it all fits together by Kate Perkins for The Classical: “Waived by the Knicks in order to acquire Tyson Chandler[...]
ClipperBlog Live will be catching up with an assortment of bloggers to get a preview of most (not all) of the teams in the league. Kicking off the whole escapade is Darius Soriano, from Forum Blue & Gold of ESPN’s TrueHoop Network.