TAG: Los Angeles Clippers

Latest News / May 28, 2014 / 11:45 am

Donald Sterling Responds, Claims He Has Offers Exceeding $2.5 Billion

V. Stiviano, Donald Sterling

Last Friday, it appeared we were headed for a sudden conclusion to the Donald Sterling controversy when it was reported Sterling’s wife, Shelly, had been given permission from her husband to start negotiating the sale of the Clippers franchise. Things took another turn last night, when Donald Sterling and his lawyer Max Blecher filed a response to the league’s claims. Read More »

Latest News, Twitter / May 23, 2014 / 11:45 am

Report: Donald Sterling Will Allow Wife To Sell Clippers

Donald Sterling, Shelly Sterling

According to reports from TMZ and ESPN.com, commissioner Adam Silver may have convinced Donald Sterling to allow his wife Shelly to assume control of the Clippers in order to negotiate a voluntary sale. Read More »

Video / May 22, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Tracy Morgan Explains Why Donald Sterling Is A Racist

Tracy Morgan

The Donald Sterling mess will continue into the summer and perhaps beyond. We’re all pretty sick of it, considering all the amazing basketball that’s taking place since he overshadowed some epic first-round battles. Sterling overload shouldn’t dissuade you from this unique take on the Clippers owner by Tracy Morgan during a recent comedy tribute to Don Rickles. Read More »

Latest News / May 22, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Mark Cuban Says He’ll Have To Be A Hypocrite In Sterling Vote

Mark Cuban, DeJuan Blair

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban conducted an interview at a business conference in Nashville this week. In the interview, he talked about his own prejudices and thoughts on bigotry and racism. He also shared his thoughts on the upcoming vote by the owners to determine whether to move forward with banning Donald Sterling from the league. Read More »

NBA / May 16, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Blake Griffin’s Top 10 Plays Of The NBA Season

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin‘s season ended in disappointing fashion last night: fouling out in the fourth quarter on a series of questionable calls, then nearly getting T’ed up for dropping an F-bomb right in the official’s face. It overshadowed what was a great game (22 points, eight rebounds, eight assists, three stocks) and series (23.8 points, 8.8 rebounds per game) for the guy who finished third overall in MVP voting. BG still gets hate for his struggles to shoot, and score in the post, but he looks more like a franchise player than he ever has. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 16, 2014 / 11:30 am

Video: Kevin Durant Drops 39 As Thunder Move On

Kevin Durant

After a dreadful Game 5 in OKC that saw Kevin Durant shoot just 6-for-22 from the field — though he made up for it with 10 points late — KD played like the MVP last night as the Thunder moved past the Clippers with a 104-98 Game 6 win to take the best-of-seven second-round series, four games to two. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 16, 2014 / 10:30 am

Video: Blake Griffin’s Acrobatic Pass To DJ

Blake Griffin, Nick Collison

There aren’t many big men in the NBA who can pass as well together as DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin. The big-to-big connection was a large reason the Clippers pushed the Thunder so hard in the Western Semifinals. Despite getting eliminated last night, Blake and DJ showed off their telekinetic partnership yet again. Read More »

Latest News / May 16, 2014 / 9:30 am

Donald Sterling Threatens To Sue NBA

Shelly Sterling, Donald Sterling

Yes, we’re all a little tired of it. No, it’s not going away. As expected, it appears Donald Sterling and the NBA will be headed for a lengthy battle in court. This entire situation is going to get a lot more complicated before we reach a resolution. Read More »

Twitter / May 16, 2014 / 12:04 am

Rihanna Shows Off New Pink Hairdo At Clippers Game

Rihanna, Steve Soboroff

Rihanna has been courtside at a lot of games during the playoffs. Tonight, she showed up to Game 6 between the Thunder and Clippers with a slightly different look. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / May 15, 2014 / 11:54 pm

Jack Nicholson Snubs Little Kid At Clippers Game

Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson has been a ubiquitous presence on the sidelines at Staples Center, and before that the Forum, since Showtime during the 1980s. Thursday night was the first time we’ve seen him in the building when the Lakers weren’t scheduled to play. One kid at the game didn’t care about Jack cheating on the Lakers with the Clips, and was hoping for a handshake. Read More »