Griffin hopes to play entire career with Clippers

/ Jul 20, 2017

Griffin hopes to play entire career with Clippers

Blake Griffin was back in his usual place, front and center on a Clippers stage.After opting out of his contract, Griffin didn’t spend the offseason toiling over whether to sign with another team — like his teammate DeAndre Jordan famously did. For Griffin, it ...

Paul hopes his teaming up with Harden fuels Rockets

/ Jul 15, 2017

Paul hopes his teaming up with Harden fuels Rockets

Chris Paul didn’t talk about his legacy, and never uttered the word “championship” on Friday when he was officially introduced as the newest member of the Houston Rockets.Still, Paul’s motivation for opting into the last year of his contract so the Los Angeles Clippers ...

Knicks, Rockets still talking on Carmelo deal

/ Jul 14, 2017

Knicks, Rockets still talking on Carmelo deal

The New York Knicks and Houston Rockets are still trying to work out a deal involving Carmelo Anthony, though it may take some time — if it happens.The teams continue to talk about a trade but no deal is imminent, said a person familiar ...

Rockets acquire Paul from Clippers in blockbuster trade

/ Jun 29, 2017

Rockets acquire Paul from Clippers in blockbuster trade

Chris Paul is heading to Houston to join James Harden, giving the Rockets two All-Stars in the backcourt to lead their chase for a championship.In the NBA’s second blockbuster trade in less than a week, the Rockets acquired Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers ...

Paul re-elected as NBPA president

/ Jun 24, 2017

Paul re-elected as NBPA president

Chris Paul has been re-elected president of the National Basketball Players Association.Paul’s new four-year term begins immediately. He will be assisted by the union’s newly elected vice president, Garrett Temple of the Sacramento Kings. In his first term as president, Paul most notably helped ...

NBA MVP Curry won't play for U.S. at Rio Olympics

/ Jun 7, 2016

NBA MVP Curry won't play for U.S. at Rio Olympics

Stephen Curry has withdrawn from consideration from the Olympics, leaving the U.S. basketball team without the NBA’s MVP.Curry said Monday in a statement that he has decided to pull out for “several factors — including recent ankle and knee injuries.” He didn’t say what ...

Baker brings skills clinics to Japan

May 20, 2016

Baker brings skills clinics to Japan

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Internationally renowned basketball skill guru Ganon Baker came to Japan earlier this month to teach local boys and girls some of the drills and techniques required to elevate a player’s game.At an event in Koshigaya, Saitama Prefecture, which was the final of five clinics ...

/ Mar 31, 2016

Clippers' Paul to skip Rio Games

Chris Paul is passing up a shot at Olympic history to take a much-needed summer off.The Los Angeles Clippers star said it was a difficult decision to pull his name from consideration for this summer’s Olympics in Rio, but after spending a decade playing ...

Clippers rally from 22 down

/ Mar 3, 2016

Clippers rally from 22 down

The day began for the Oklahoma City Thunder with the stunning news that part-owner Aubrey McClendon had died. It ended with the players and coaching staff shaking their heads for another reason.The Thunder squandered a 22-point lead in a 103-98 loss to the Clippers ...