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Coaches Doc Rivers and Jim Boylen ejected in Clippers’ 128-121 victory over Bulls

Whatever bad words Clippers coach Doc Rivers exchanged with Chicago Bulls coach Jim Boylen were more than enough to have referee Jason Phillips eject both of them from the game late in the third quarter. Rivers looked at the referees in disbelief as he walked off the Staples Center court with 1:14..

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Lakers explored leaving Staples Center for return to Forum, emails reveal

The day before the Clippers announced plans to explore building an arena in Inglewood, business mogul Irving Azoff floated an idea to Lakers owner Jeanie Buss and top advisor Linda Rambis about a move that could undercut the Clippers and prompt a seismic shift in the Los Angeles sports landscape. …

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Clippers without Danilo Gallinari fall to the Trail Blazers 125-104

There was a stretch of possessions in the third quarter when the Clippers could’ve really have used Danilo Gallinari. Arguably the team’s best player, Gallinari could’ve helped stifle the Portland Trail Blazers’ momentum as it steadily picked up in the second half. Maybe it would’ve been the calm..

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LeBron James’ playing time next topic of concern for injury-plagued Lakers

LeBron James sat at his locker with plastic wrapped around his waist to hold an ice pack on his back after the Lakers’ loss to the Clippers on Monday night. He’d just played 42 minutes of basketball, and more than 120 minutes in the span of four days. With the Lakers (30-34) desperately trying..

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Clippers fend off Kings, move up to No. 7 spot in West

Embrace the difficult. Embrace what is not easy. Embrace the challenge

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Clippers continue postseason push with ‘another playoff game’ in Sacramento on Friday

Securing one of the eight playoff seeds in the uber-tough Western Conference will be challenging for the Clippers. Coach Doc Rivers keeps reminding his team that’s how it should be

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Rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has nightmarish game in Clippers’ loss at Denver

Rocky, the Denver Nuggets’ lightning-tailed mountain lion mascot, stood at midcourt, his back to the basket. He launched the ball blindly over his head six times and missed. And on the seventh try, he made the trick shot.

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Rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has nightmarish game in Clippers’ loss at Denver

Rocky, the Denver Nuggets’ lightning-tailed mountain lion mascot, stood at midcourt, his back to the basket. He launched the ball blindly over his head six times and missed.

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Best Game Ever: Ralph Lawler recalls a unifying game during the riots of 1992

Dan Woike asked NBA figures to tell us about the best game in their basketball career. This week: Ralph Lawler. May 3, 1992: Clippers 115, Jazz 107 Ralph Lawler, the soon-to-be Hall of Famer , has seen his share of craziness in four decades broadcasting Clippers basketball.For all the last-second…

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New-look Clippers benefit from early trade deadline

Many Clippers spent their All-Star break chasing the sun, decamping for tropical beaches in the Caribbean or the Pacific. Forward Danilo Gallinari, as is his custom, didn’t watch a second of NBA action during his Bahamas vacation. Basketball wasn’t far from the mind of coach Doc Rivers, however…

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