Josh Smith, who never settled in as a Clipper, has apparently been traded to the Houston Rockets, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo. It was short-lived experience with J-Smoove as a Clipper, who averaged just 14 minutes per game and had seen his minutes evaporate in favor of Cole Aldrich in r[...]
Doc Rivers has taken the first step in rebooting the Clippers’ roster last night, acquiring Lance Stephenson from the Charlotte Hornets in a trade. In exchange, the Clippers have rid themselves of backup center Spencer Hawes and his contract and also parted ways with starting small forward Mat[...]
When the news of the Eric Bledsoe trade broke, I was in the middle of looking through lineup data regarding Rajon Rondo-Avery Bradley two-man lineups. It was all for some grand piece that was going to compare the prospect of a Bledsoe-Chris Paul backcourt to the Rondo-Bradley backcourt that played u[...]
The NBA officially accepted the Clippers-Celtics trade on Tuesday, sending Doc Rivers to the Clippers and a 2015 unprotected first round draft pick to the Celtics. After agreeing on a three-year, $21 million deal — making him the highest-paid coach in the league — the Clippers named Doc [...]
Well, that took long enough. After a few days of talking, the Clippers and Celtics have finally agreed in principle to a trade that will bring coach Doc Rivers to Los Angeles. The Clippers will complete the trade by sending an unprotected 2015 first round pick to Boston. The Clippers talked to the C[...]
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Clippers called the Celtics Sunday and offered them a future first round draft pick for head coach Doc Rivers. As a result, the sides are near an agreement to get the deal done: Clippers called Celtics today, offered a future 1st round pick for r[...]
If you alienate all of your friends, eventually you’re left on an island all alone. Someone needs to relay that prognosis to the Los Angeles Clippers, because alienation has become their go-to move. First, there was the Chris Paul-Vinny Del Negro debacle, in which the Clippers indirectly pinne[...]
Over at ESPN.com, Kevin Arnovitz writes about how the Clippers halted the trade with the Celtics. Click here to read the full story. What’s the hurry? The Celtics’ situation is in flux and they’ve signaled to the world that they’re ready to pursue the wise course of rebuilding. If they buy out Paul [...]
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