Tag: Los Angeles Clippers

Magic Johnson Talking About His Meeting With Kawhi Leonard May Have Cost The Lakers

Getty Image The focus of the NBA world in 2019-20 will be on Los Angeles, as the Lakers and Clippers boast the two best star tandems in the league — which is a high bar to clear after a summer of stars pairing up. LeBron James being joined by Anthony Davis made the Lakers early […]

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Marcus Morris denies that Rich Paul steered him away from Clippers as a favor to LeBron James

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Marcus Morris and Rich Paul both shot down speculation that Paul wanted to steer Morris away from competing with LeBron James. (Reuters)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/bemL2XnA2B56KXtVIk2k5A–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQ5Mi4wNDc3OTEwNTMwNzAz/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/_9Ba1phmYmkQsU5r7BTxbg–~B/aD0yNzY3O3c9MzU5OTtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-07/a2a2d760-ace5-11e9-be8f-8e59997270e8″ data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/bemL2XnA2B56KXtVIk2k5A–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQ5Mi4wNDc3OTEwNTMwNzAz/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/_9Ba1phmYmkQsU5r7BTxbg–~B/aD0yNzY3O3c9MzU5OTtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-07/a2a2d760-ace5-11e9-be8f-8e59997270e8″>Marcus Morris and Rich Paul both shot down speculation that Paul wanted to steer Morris away from competing with LeBron James. (Reuters) In an NBA offseason filled with compelling […]

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Rumor: Kawhi Leonard’s advisor and uncle, Dennis Robertson, asked teams for guaranteed sponsorship money

Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers won the offseason. Leonard got a max contract to play in Southern California, where he grew up and clearly wanted to return. He’ll also be joined by his desired co-star, Paul George. The Clippers get both stars and early status as championship favorite. But the process has left some bitterness […]

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Trae Young, Montrezl Harrell face off and dominate in Drew League

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Trae Young and Montrezl Harrell showed up to the Drew League on Saturday and balled out, putting on a show. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/rHeDpDzbg9l5bJ4RcvYT4w–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQ5Ny4xNTEyNDgxNjQ0NjQwNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/Bm2idfjAuc3cwQujbJ82Pw–~B/aD0zMTc0O3c9NDA4NjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-07/0441cb10-ab43-11e9-b4ff-cb88dc1700fb” data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/rHeDpDzbg9l5bJ4RcvYT4w–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQ5Ny4xNTEyNDgxNjQ0NjQwNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/Bm2idfjAuc3cwQujbJ82Pw–~B/aD0zMTc0O3c9NDA4NjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-images/2019-07/0441cb10-ab43-11e9-b4ff-cb88dc1700fb”>Trae Young and Montrezl Harrell showed up to the Drew League on Saturday and balled out, putting on a show. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) Imagine […]

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Andre Iguodala Free Agency: Lakers, Rockets Among 5 Buyout Options

Getty Andre Iguodala Andre Iguodala remains in the world of unknown as it relates to his NBA future, and the current Memphis Grizzlies forward appears likely to start the 2019-20 season elsewhere. After the trade which sent him to Memphis following a six-year stint with the Golden State Warriors, there’s been talk of another potential […]

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Report: The Lakers Believe Kawhi Leonard ‘Played’ Them In Free Agency

Getty Image   When they Lakers finally acquired Anthony Davis from the Pelicans, it seemed like all the puzzle pieces were falling into place. They’d cleared enough cap space to potentially add another near-max player, in no small measure thanks to Davis agreeing to forego his $4 million trade kicker. In their minds, the table […]

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The Most Interesting Player On Each Team In The Western Conference

Getty Image The NBA’s offseason has featured players moving around at an unprecedented rate. Whether it’s been stars going from one city to the next or fascinating role players bolstering the roster of a contender, this summer has completely re-shaped major elements of the NBA. The league has been known in recent years for its […]

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Clippers’ Jerry West Appears to Throw Shade at Lakers With Comments

Getty Los Angeles Clippers executive Jerry West It appears the Staples Center rivalry between the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers has gotten the best of Jerry West. The long-time Lakers player and executive is currently with the Clippers in a front-office role. While he joins owner Steve Ballmer and the rest of the organization in […]

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Lakers’ Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal Once Got Advice from Clippers Exec

Getty Los Angeles Lakers legends, Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant ran LA in the 2000s. They won championships and put LA on the map after a drought in the 90s. On this day 23 years ago, Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic and joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Shaq signed a seven-year, $121 million contract […]

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James Dolan Has Actively Tried To Use His Money And Clout To Prevent The Clippers’ Move To Inglewood

Getty Image If Knicks owner James Dolan sometimes seems disinterested or unmoved by his NBA team’s ongoing futility, it may be because he’s too preoccupied with meddling in other business ventures clear across the country. In 2012, he and MSG partner Irving Azoff, a music industry titan, purchased the old Lakers Forum in Inglewood with […]

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Clippers: Jerry West Got Kawhi Leonard to Sign with LA, Shaq Reveals How

Getty Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors handles the ball on offense against the Golden State Warriors. Kawhi Leonard was THE acquisition of NBA Summer Free Agency. Some thought he’d join the Lakers, some thought he’d stay with the Raptors and then there were the select group of folks that had the gut instincts to […]

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The Clippers And Bucks Have The Highest 2019-20 NBA Season Win Totals

Getty Image The 2019-20 NBA season will be the most anticipated regular season in recent memory, thanks to the perceived parity throughout the top of the league. For the first time in nearly a decade, there is not a clear title favorite as the top players in the league have combined forces in twos, not […]

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Lakers’ Over/Under Win Projection Higher Than All But Clippers, 4 Others

Getty Anthony Davis and LeBron James Oddsmakers appear to like what the Los Angeles Lakers have done with their roster heading into the 2019-20 NBA season. Unfortunately, it’s hasn’t left quite as strong of an impression as the team they share Staples Center with, along with a few other teams. While the NBA offseason isn’t […]

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