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Wizards hold off revamped Cavs; Sixers edge Bulls

Feb 23, 2018 - 5:12 PM

Lebron James became the seventh player in NBA history with 11,000 career baskets, scoring Cleveland's last 14 points in defeat

FUTILE. In this file photo, LeBron James sinks a basket during the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, February 18, 2018 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  Robyn Beck / AFP

LA Clippers crush Nets for seventh straight victory

Nov 15, 2016 - 5:39 PM

The Clippers continue their formidability at home moving their record to 10 1 on the season

FULL CLIP. J.J. Reddick scores 18 for the Clippers as LA continues its impressive early run. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

Which first round NBA playoffs matchups would make great TV?

Mar 25, 2016 - 9:30 AM

The regular season is nearing its end Time to whet your appetite for the most exciting opening round matchups

LA Clippers to Filipinos: We want your All-Star votes

Jan 18, 2016 - 5:33 PM

Fans get a chance to win an autographed boxing glove by Manny Pacquiao and basketball by Chris Paul

Director Spike Lee teams with NBA stars to fight gun violence

Dec 24, 2015 - 9:52 AM

Lee will direct End Gun Violence ads featuring basketball superstars

END GUN VIOLENCE. Filmmaker Spike Lee shows a peace sign to the crowd after leading a march calling for an end to gun violence on December 1, 2015 in New York City. Photo by Andrew Burton / Getty Images / AFP

California court tosses Donald Sterling case against Clippers sale

Nov 17, 2015 - 6:52 PM

In an 18 page ruling Justice Madeleine Flier says former owner Donald Sterling s claim on the sale of the LA Clippers is of no importance

TOSSED. A California court turns back former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's case on the sale of the NBA team. Screen grab from TNT

NBA: Warriors remain unbeaten

Nov 10, 2015 - 6:56 PM

The reigning NBA champions are the league s only remaining unbeaten team with an 8 0 record

UNDEFEATED. Guard Stephen Curry reacts after the Warriors scored against the Pistons during the second half on Monday, November 9. The Warriors maintain a clean slate at 8-0. Photo by JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

DeAndre Jordan apologizes for jilting Mavericks

Jul 11, 2015 - 9:46 AM

Returning Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan started his image rehabilitation by apologizing to the Mavericks organization on Twitter

THE COMEBACK KID. DeAndre Jordan left the Dallas Mavericks at the altar by turning back on his verbal agreement. Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images/AFP

Rockets soar to shocking series comeback over Clippers

May 18, 2015 - 10:54 AM

The Houston Rockets overcome a 3 1 hole to make the Western Conference finals for the first time since 1997

James Harden of the Houston Rockets gets congratulated by his hometown fans. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

NBA wRap: Paul-less Clips win, Bulls steal home game vs Cavs

May 05, 2015 - 3:33 PM

Higher seeded teams fail to register wins as Los Angeles and Chicago play inspired ball games away from their home floor

HOME GAMES STOLEN. Derrick Rose, taking a shot over LeBron James (L), drops 25 as Bulls win over Cavs while Blake Griffin (R), records a triple double as Clips down Rockets. Photos from the NBA's Facebook page

NBA wRap: Bulls demolish Bucks, Clippers stay alive

May 01, 2015 - 3:06 PM

Chicago destroys Milwaukee while Los Angeles and San Antonio goes down to a game 7

Jimmy Butler (L) and the rest of the Bulls advance to the 2nd round, while Blake Griffin (R) and the rest of the Clippers extend their series vs the Spurs to a game 7. Photo from the NBA's Facebook page

NBA wRap: Cavs, Wiz sweep series, Clips, Mavs get wins

Apr 27, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Cleveland and Washington march to the second round Clippers even their series vs Spurs and Dallas staves off elimination

TWO SWEEPS, TWO SURVIVALS. LeBron James and Paul Pierce are moving on to the second round. Monta Ellis helps Mavs stay alive while Chris Paul prevents Clips from falling to a 3-1 hole. Photos from NBA's Facebook page

NBA 2015 playoffs brackets

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:53 PM

The NBA playoffs is in full swing and three Rapplers share their predictions bracket style

NBA wRap: Hawks, Griz go up 2-0; Spurs tie Clips

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Atlanta fends off Brooklyn Memphis claw down bang up Griz and a milestone night for San Antonio s Tim Duncan

ELITE. Tim Duncan scores 25 points in Game 2 and becomes 1 of only 5 players in NBA history to score 5,000 playoff points. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

NBA wRap: Kyrie explodes, Clips take down Spurs

Apr 20, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Kyrie Irving finishes with 30 points in his playoff debut while the LA Clippers prove they can beat the defending champs San Antonio Spurs

Cleveland's Kyrie Irving (L) had a cool 30 points in his playoff debut while Chris Paul (R) and the rest of the Clippers show they have what it takes to beat defending champs Spurs. Photos from the NBA's Official Facebook page

NBA to play in Shenzhen as league seeks China growth

Mar 26, 2015 - 1:42 PM

The Charlotte Hornets will go up against the Los Angeles Clippers in Shenzhen and Shanghai in October exhibition games to kick off the 2014 15 season in China

The LA Clippers will go up against the Charlotte Hornets in exhibition games that will be held in China. Image from the NBA's Official Facebook page

WATCH: Chris Paul, Clippers silence the Thunder

Mar 12, 2015 - 2:44 PM

Chris Paul drops 33 points with 9 assists for the Clippers who have now won 5 of their last 7 games

Conley, Grizzlies hold off Clippers

Feb 24, 2015 - 5:19 PM

Mike Conley makes a crucial swipe with 3 seconds remaining to steal the win from the LA Clippers

Los Angeles' Chris Paul (R) gets caught in a screen set by Memphis' Zach Randolph (L) freeing Mike Conley (C) to attack the basket. Photo by Michael Nelson

Chris Paul insists female ref criticism wasn't sexist

Feb 07, 2015 - 1:42 PM

Last night was about a bad call that s all said the Clippers point guard after he told a female referee this might not be for her

CLIPPED. Chris Paul says he wasn't attacking the referee's credibility because of her gender. Photo by Mike Brown/EPA

Blake Griffin wants to spend entire career with Clippers

Jan 06, 2015 - 3:08 PM

I love playing for the Clippers I proudly represent them says the high flying Griffin

CLIPPER FOREVER. Blake Griffin would love to spend the rest of his NBA career with the LA Clippers. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

Merry Christmas from the NBA!

Dec 25, 2014 - 11:37 AM

The Association releases a set of videos for hoops fans everywhere to enjoy during Christmas day

NBA wRap: Griffin delivers at the buzzer

Dec 09, 2014 - 6:57 PM

Chris Paul inbounds the ball to Blake Griffin who faked a pass back before stepping back for the game winning 3 pointer

LA Clippers' Blake Griffin glides for a layup against the Phoenix Suns. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

NBA wRap: Grizzlies own Clippers in Western Conference showdown

Nov 24, 2014 - 2:30 PM

The Clippers had no answer for Marc Gasol who drops 30 points 12 rebounds and 2 blocks as the Grizzlies go on to win big 107 91

Marc Gasol leads the Grizzlies to a lopsided win over the Clippers. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

NBA wRap: Bulls sans Rose and Gasol embarrass Clippers

Nov 18, 2014 - 4:51 PM

No Rose No Gasol no problem for the Bulls pulling off an impressive win over Western Conference contender LA Clippers

JIMMY BUCKETS. Jimmy Butler (C) looks for help while defended by Los Angeles Clippers players Chris Paul (L) and Blake Griffin (R). Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

NBA wRap: Cavs on fire, Stephenson slaps himself

Nov 16, 2014 - 6:50 PM

The Cavs go 9 9 from three point land in the first quarter Lance Stephenson introduces the slap flop

DOWNTOWN KING. LeBron James shoots one of the four triples he made as the Cavaliers beat the Hawks. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

NBA wRap: Chris Paul triple-double, Mavs vs Celtics shootout

Nov 04, 2014 - 5:39 PM

CP3 gets his first triple double as a Clipper and Mavericks outshoot Celtics from downtown This and more on the November 4 edition of Rappler’s NBA wrap

DYNAMIC DUO. Chris Paul (L) tallies his first triple double as a Clipper while Blake Griffin (R) scores 31 points to lead all scorers. File photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

Melo ruins LeBron's homecoming, Westbrook injury (NBA wRap)

Oct 31, 2014 - 6:45 PM

Scores and quick notes on what happened in the NBA today October 31 2014

Melo vs LeBron photo from NBA's Facebook page, Westbrook photo by Paul Buck/EPA

Prokhorov looking to sell Brooklyn Nets - reports

Oct 03, 2014 - 5:08 PM

Reports say the Russian Billionaire is keen on cashing out his investment on the NBA team

HAPPY TIMES OVER? Brooklyn Nets General Manager Billy King (L) shares a light moment with team owner Mikhail Prokhorov (R). File photo by Justine Lane/EPA

Blake Griffin, Paul George out of Last Home Stand

Jul 22, 2014 - 6:53 PM

Personal matters restrict All Stars Blake Griffin and Paul George from participating in the Gilas Last Home Stand event

NOT COMING. All-Stars Blake Griffin (L) and Paul George (R) will miss the Gilas Last Home Stand. Photos by EPA

Magic Johnson says disgraced Sterling living 'in stone ages'

May 14, 2014 - 1:23 PM

Magic Johnson said Tuesday that disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is living in the stone ages and deserves to lose his coveted NBA franchise

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling (R) has fueled the flames by attacking LA basketball icon Magic Johnson (L). Photos from EPA/screenshots

Clippers owner Sterling berates Magic Johnson for HIV status

May 13, 2014 - 6:20 PM

In an interview that was supposed to fan flames caused by his racist outburst LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling took swipes at Magic Johnson saying he was a poor role model because he contracted HIV

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling (R) has fueled the flames by attacking LA basketball icon Magic Johnson (L). Photos from EPA/screenshots

Clippers roll over Thunder to even series 2-2

May 12, 2014 - 11:02 AM

Darren Collison scored 12 points in the fourth quarter Sunday as the Los Angeles Clippers rallied for a 101 99 NBA playoff victory over Oklahoma City

EVEN CLIP. Darren Collison goes to the rim for 2 of his 18 points in a Game 4 win. Photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

NBA: Clippers owner Sterling apologizes for racist remarks

May 12, 2014 - 10:44 AM

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has offered his first public apology for racist remarks that saw him banned for life from the NBA

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling is banned for life from the NBA for his racial rant. Screen grab from TNT

Clippers guard Crawford wins 2nd 6th man award

May 09, 2014 - 10:22 AM

The high scoring guard is only the 4th player in NBA history to win the top reserve award twice

OFF THE BENCH. Clippers' top reserve Jamal Crawford takes a shot over NBA MVP Kevin Durant. Photo by Larry Smith/EPA

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May 07, 2014 - 5:00 AM

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May 07, 2014 - 5:00 AM

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May 07, 2014 - 5:00 AM

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May 05, 2014 - 5:00 AM

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May 05, 2014 - 5:00 AM

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May 05, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Sterling: 'I wish I had just paid her off,' report says

May 03, 2014 - 12:53 PM

Donald Sterling the embattled owner of the Los Angeles Clippers banned for life by the NBA after making racist comments has broken his silence about the scandal

STERLING REGRETS...WRONG THING. Screen grab from TNT

Owners take first steps to force Clippers sale

May 02, 2014 - 9:31 AM

The league met via conference call to begin discussions on forcing Donald Sterling to sell the league

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during a press conference where he announced that the NBA is banning Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

NBA: Disgraced Clippers owner 'will be forced out'

May 01, 2014 - 10:08 AM

One NBA owner says the owners will likely vote 29 0 to force Donald Sterling to sell the LA Clippers as celebrities like Oscar de la Hoya Magic Johnson and P Diddy line up to buy the team

LA Clippers Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the rest of the team will try to remain focused on the playoffs amidst a storm of bad publicity. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

NBA bans Clippers owner Sterling for life over race remarks

Apr 30, 2014 - 2:54 AM

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life Tuesday by league commissioner Adam Silver after he made racist comments that sparked a national firestorm

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling is banned for life from the NBA for his racial rant. Screen grab from TNT

Specter of racism still haunts US sports

Apr 29, 2014 - 11:07 AM

From Jackie Robinson to the Redskins controversy Donald Sterling s recent rant isn t the first incident of racism to taint American sports

Protesters hold up signs in protest of the Washington Redskins name outside the stadium before the Dallas Cowboys game against the Washington Redskins this past October. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

NBA: Sponsors drop Clippers amid racism controversy

Apr 29, 2014 - 9:24 AM

Wary sponsors dropped their support for the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday as pressure mounted over racist remarks allegedly made by the NBA team s owner

The LA Clippers made their feelings known by wearing their jerseys inside out. Now sponsors are making their feelings known, too. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

NBA: LA Clippers owner's racist rant draws condemnation from Obama, Jordan

Apr 28, 2014 - 5:53 AM

US President Barack Obama and NBA legend Michael Jordan joined the growing list of those who have condemned the racist remarks attributed to Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling

SOUND CLIP. LA Clippers Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the rest of the team will try to remain focused on the playoffs amidst a storm of bad publicity. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Alleged racist remarks by LA Clippers owner Sterling spark uproar

Apr 27, 2014 - 3:29 AM

The NBA has launched an investigation after a recording surfaced purported to be of LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling chastising his girlfriend for associating with African Americans

SOUND CLIP. LA Clippers Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the rest of the team will try to remain focused on the playoffs amidst a storm of bad publicity. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Holding Court - Previewing the NBA playoffs matchups

Apr 18, 2014 - 7:05 AM

The Miami Heat are aiming for a three peat but the Pacers Spurs Thunder and Clippers have something to say about it With NBA playoffs scheduled to start this upcoming weekend columnist Bert Ramirez gives his picks

LeBron James (L), Dwyane Wade (C) and Chris Bosh (R) are the only Heat scoring in double digits, but their bench can still pack a punch. Photo by Bob Pearson/EPA

Making sense of the race to the NBA finish line

Apr 08, 2014 - 2:32 PM

The NBA regular season is coming to a close but the race for teams to secure the last few playoff spots remains tight