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Los Angeles Clippers guard Reggie Jackson, second from left, tries to pass while under pressure from Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green, left, and forward Anthony Davis during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 8, 2020, in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 112-103. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LeBron & Co. snap Clippers' streak at 6 with 112-103 victory

Mar. 8, 2020 8:17 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James closed out a weekend to remember. First, he outdueled Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks in a match-up of NBA conference leaders. Then he kept the Los Angeles Lakers rolling with a victory over the streaking Clippers. James had 28 points, seven rebounds and nine...

Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard (2) drives as Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson (23) pursues during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Leonard scores 24 points, Clippers top Suns 102-92

Feb. 27, 2020 12:29 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Reggie Jackson's 3-pointer early in the fourth quarter gave the Los Angeles Clippers a double-digit lead. Teammate Marcus Morris hit another 3 with 45 seconds left that helped fend off a final Phoenix rally and secure the win. The two newest Clippers had big moments in their team's 102-92...

Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, left, shoots as Memphis Grizzlies guard De'Anthony Melton defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Clippers snap 3-game skid with 124-97 rout of Grizzlies

Feb. 25, 2020 2:19 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers served notice on Monday night just how dominant they can be with a healthy roster. Leonard scored 25 points in three quarters as the Clippers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 124-97 rout of the Memphis Grizzlies. Montrezl Harrell had 22...

Detroit Pistons forward Markieff Morris (8) has the ball stripped from him by Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

LA Lakers sign veteran Markieff Morris for playoff push

Feb. 23, 2020 8:43 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Markieff Morris has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers for the postseason push. The Lakers announced the deal Sunday to add the nine-year NBA veteran immediately after he cleared waivers. Los Angeles waived injured center DeMarcus Cousins to clear a roster spot. Morris reached a buyout...

Sacramento Kings' Kent Bazemore (26) reacts after scoring against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Sacramento Kings beat Clippers at Staples again, 112-103

Feb. 22, 2020 7:44 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Sacramento Kings realize they might have started playing their best basketball of the season too late to contend for a playoff spot. Beating the powerhouse Los Angeles Clippers on the road twice in less than a month still feels awfully good, even if the Clips are far from the best...

Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons (25) goes up for a shot past Los Angeles Clippers' Lou Williams (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Richardson, Simmons lead 76ers past Clippers 110-103

Feb. 11, 2020 11:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid kept the Philadelphia 76ers close until Josh Richardson took over. Richardson scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Sixers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night. Simmons had 26 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists for...

Los Angeles Clippers' Lou Williams (23) drives past Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Cleveland. The Clippers won 133-92. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Clippers hand Cavs worst home loss in franchise history

Feb. 10, 2020 12:03 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The presence of Andre Drummond began the night with optimism for the Cleveland Cavaliers. That positive feeling was quickly dashed by a 133-92 loss Sunday to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Cavaliers' worst home defeat in franchise history. "Tonight was pretty ugly, so show 'em your worst...

Minnesota Timberwolves' Jordan McLaughlin (6) drives the ball around Los Angeles Clippers' Landry Shamet in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

McLaughlin, Beasley, new-look Wolves rout Clippers 142-115

Feb. 8, 2020 11:50 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Even without D'Angelo Russell, the new era of the Minnesota Timberwolves is off to a flying start. Malik Beasley made his Minnesota debut with his first career double-double, Jordan McLaughlin scored a career-high 24 points, and the new-look Timberwolves snapped a 13-game losing streak...

New York Knicks forward Julius Randle (30) blocks the shot of Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon (00) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Michael Owens)

Knicks edge Magic 105-103 for third straight win

Feb. 6, 2020 11:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks traded their leading scorer Thursday and fired their president two days earlier. During what should be a time of turbulence, they are playing some of their best basketball of the season. “Everyone knows we have a job to do. We are still a team. We've still got to...

New York Knicks' Marcus Morris Sr. (13) is defended by Indiana Pacers' Jeremy Lamb (26) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Clippers get Marcus Morris and Isaiah Thomas in 3-team trade

Feb. 6, 2020 9:19 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers landed Marcus Morris from the Knicks and Isaiah Thomas from the Wizards in exchange for Maurice Harkless going to New York and Jerome Robinson to Washington on Thursday. Besides Harkless, the Clippers will send to New York a first-round pick in the June draft, a...