Whoops: Clippers color commentator mistakenly filed MVP ballot for Most Improved Player award
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The NBA announced the winner of its annual Most Improved Player Award on Wednesday, with Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic taking home the honors after posting career-best scoring and shooting-percentage numbers en route to leading a Suns team that nearly…Upvote Share Tweet
Paul misses practice, vows to play Game 3ESPN.com 2 hours agoLos Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul was held out of practice for the second straight day Wednesday with a right hamstring injury that has bothered him since late in the first half of Saturday's playoff series-opening loss to the Warriors.Upvote Share Tweet
The NBA’s Best Videobombs Of The Seasondimemag.com 8 hours agoMiami might’ve started it all, but now the videobomb is a league-wide phenomenon, and everyone from Andre Drummond to DeAndre Jordan wants to get in on the act. But try as they might, no one is topping Chris Bosh and the Heat. What do you think? Follow …Upvote Share Tweet
Paul limited by hamstring, but plans to playESPN.com Apr 22 (yesterday)Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul will be limited in practice over the next two days with an injured right hamstring heading into Thursday night and Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Golden State Warriors.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Apr 22 (yesterday)At the end, the difference between the Warriors and Clippers in Game 2 of their first round series was 40 points. After losing Game 1 at home, and with it home-court advantage, the Clippers responded by beating down the Dubs in Game 2 led by Blake Griff…Upvote Share Tweet
The "Final Minute" Of Grizzlies-Thunder Took More Than 43 Minutes To Finishdeadspin.com Apr 22 (yesterday)Last night's Memphis-Oklahoma City game went overtime thanks to some Thunder heroics . Really overtime. From the start of the final minute of regulation until the final horn, 43 minutes and 14 seconds passed by—as did most of the first quarter of the fo…Upvote Share TweetLOS ANGELES – With the Los Angeles Clippers well on their way to routing the Golden State Warriors on Monday night, Warriors center Jermaine O'Neal and Clippers coach Doc Rivers began jawing at each other. Rivers had said something to an official, O'Nea…Upvote Share TweetAfter irritating their coach in Game 1, the Clippers routed the Warriors 138-98 in Game 2 to tie the series.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Apr 22 (yesterday)Hilton Armstrong just didn't have enough left in the tank to finish the dunk and the Clippers grabbed the rebound and Hedo Turkoglu took all of four seconds before burying a three pointer. Read more...Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Apr 21 (yesterday)? The Warriors will try to take a 2-0 series lead for the first time since 1989 on Monday night when they visit the Clippers for Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round series. Golden State won a foul-plagued Game 1 on Saturday afternoon at Stapl…Upvote Share Tweet
10 Players Under The Most Pressure In The Playoffsdimemag.com Apr 21 (2 days ago)Just over two years ago, had you asked me whom I considered to be the NBA’s elite players, I would have given you three names: Dirk Nowitzki, Kobe Bryant and Dwyane Wade. Fresh off an NBA Finals run in which his Mavericks took down Kobe’s Los Angeles La…Upvote Share TweetThe young Warriors were the ones making veteran moves, as Golden State topped the Clippers, 109-105.Upvote Share Tweet
Vexed Blake Griffin Douses Unsuspecting Warriors Fan With Waterdimemag.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)The Clippers fell at home to the Dubs, 109-105, in a game where Blake Griffin fouled out in the fourth quarter after playing just 19 foul-plagued minutes on the day. Griffin was obviously upset once he was whistled for his sixth foul, but his anger was …Upvote Share Tweet
Harrison Barnes Blocks Shot, Hits Three, Swaggersdeadspin.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)Harrison Barnes had a great series late in the fourth quarter of a hotly contested Game 1 between the Warriors and Clippers. In a span of 20 seconds, he blocked a Chris Paul layup and then hit the three-point shot on the ensuing possession.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Jeff Van Gundy Is Sick Of These Charlatan Paddleboat Salesmendeadspin.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)Mike Breen and Jeff Van Gundy are calling the Golden State-L.A. Clippers game today and coming back from a break late in the third quarter, Van Gundy, rightly, decided to sound off on paddleboats. Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Stephen Curry’s Cameo In The New Chris Paul State Farm Addimemag.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)We all know Chris Paul‘s popular State Farm commercials — featuring his fictional twin separated at birth, who bizarrely shares his last name: Cliff Paul — would be run ad nauseam during this playoff season. But in the latest spot, Paul’s first round op…Upvote Share Tweet
Don't Panic Warriors Fans, the Dubs Are Going To LoseApr 22Ethan Sherwood Strauss, who is covering Clippers-Warriors for ESPN.com, discusses the 40-point blowout in Game 2, what the Warriors need to do to answer in Game 3, and mouthguards gone wild.
Clippers Crush WarriorsApr 21Blake Griffin scored a game-high 35 points in the Clippers' 138-98 win over the Warriors.
Kevin Durant Leads Top PlaysApr 21Check out the top plyas from the night in the NBA.
Warriors Muscle Past Clippers In Game 1Apr 19Klay Thompson scored 22 points in the Warriors' 109-105 win over the Clippers.
LeBron James of Miami Heat joins Williams Morris Endeavor for film project…Apr 23LeBron James has signed with Hollywood talent agency Williams Morris Endeavor to develop film and entertainment projects, a source familiar with the deal told ESPN.com.
Flip Saunders not expected to return to coach Minnesota TimberwolvesApr 23In an interview Wednesday morning with ESPN Radio's "Mike & Mike," Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders downplayed the idea he might return to the Wolves' bench after this week's retirement of Rick Adelman.
Sources: Vogel 'coaching for job' with PacersApr 23One playoff win has not eased the mounting pressure on Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel.
2014 NBA playoffs - Chicago Bulls couldn't buy a basket in Game 2, need to…Apr 23Joakim Noah is a very worthy defensive player of the year, but he still needs to play alongside a true offensive star.