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Kawhi Leonard and Terance Mann lead Clippers to 101-95 victory over Grizzlies

Feb. 23, 2024 23:57 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 24 points, Terance Mann had a season-high 23 points and 12 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 101-95 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night. Paul George added 14 points for Los Angeles...

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scores 31 points, Thunder beat Clippers 129-107

Feb. 23, 2024 00:15 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 31 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Los Angeles Clippers 129-107 on Thursday night in a matchup of Western Conference contenders. Lu Dort added 19 points, Jalen Williams had 18 and Chet Holmgren 17 for Oklahoma City....

Milwaukee Bucks sign veteran forward Danilo Gallinari

Feb. 22, 2024 00:18 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have signed veteran forward Danilo Gallinari. Gallinari, 35, has averaged 7.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 14.8 minutes in 32 combined games with the Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons this season. The 6-foot-10...

Analysis: Amid a wide-open playoff race, a wide-open NBA MVP race might be brewing as well

Feb. 21, 2024 06:06 AM EST

The new rule that rendered Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid ineligible for a second consecutive NBA MVP award because he’s missing too many games has the potential to create something the league hasn’t seen in almost two decades. That would be a wide-open MVP race. ...

Clippers coach Tyronn Lue fined $35,000 for saying officials at Golden State were 'cheating'

Feb. 16, 2024 16:27 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers coach Tyronn Lue has been fined $35,000 for publicly criticizing game officials and questioning their integrity. The NBA announced the fine Friday for Lue. The fine was related to the veteran coach's comments to his team...

NBA fines Clippers' Tucker $75,000 for publicly expressing desire to be traded last week

Feb. 15, 2024 16:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers forward P.J. Tucker was fined $75,000 by the NBA on Thursday for publicly expressing a desire to be traded before last week's deadline. Tucker was acquired by the Clippers from Philadelphia in the trade for James Harden on Nov. 1 but played in...

Powell, George lead Clippers back from 12 down in fourth to beat Curry, Warriors 130-125

Feb. 15, 2024 01:43 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When the Golden State Warriors stopped playing the stingy defense that has carried them recently, Paul George and Norman Powell found every opening. Powell made four 3-pointers over the final 7:03 to score 21 points and outduel Stephen Curry down the stretch,...

Clippers star Kawhi Leonard nursing left thigh injury, All-Star Game status unclear

Feb. 14, 2024 22:21 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clippers star Kawhi Leonard has a strained left inner thigh and his status for this weekend's All-Star Game in Indianapolis was uncertain, though coach Tyronn Lue didn't consider the injury to be serious. The 32-year-old six-time All-Star sat out Wednesday...

Towns, Edwards help Timberwolves rally in second half for 121-100 victory over Clippers

Feb. 13, 2024 01:56 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 24 points, Anthony Edwards added 23 and the Minnesota Timberwolves pulled away in the second half for a 121-100 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night in a matchup of two of the top teams in the Western Conference. Rudy...

George and Leonard combine for 57 points in rallying Clippers past Pistons 112-106

Feb. 10, 2024 19:05 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George scored 33 points, Kawhi Leonard added 24 and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Detroit Pistons 112-106 on Saturday. The Clippers opened the game on a 12-2 run before the Pistons tied it up and outplayed the home team...