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Clippers say they wanted Kawhi Leonard on US basketball team for Paris Olympics

Jul. 15, 2024 18:17 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers had no problem with Kawhi Leonard playing for the U.S. in the Paris Olympics this summer and wanted him to remain on the team, general manager Lawrence Frank said Monday. USA Basketball removed Leonard — whose NBA season was disrupted at...

Leonard's health, contract extensions for George and Lue face Clippers with new arena move pending

May. 06, 2024 17:47 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are moving into their new arena in nearby Inglewood this summer. Just who will be on the court and the sideline for them next season are among the decisions facing the team. The health of their superstar Kawhi Leonard also looms large,...

Tyronn Lue says he wants to keep coaching Clippers, passes on addressing speculation over Lakers

May. 04, 2024 12:24 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Tyronn Lue said he wants to be coach of the Los Angeles Clippers for the longterm and declined to address directly speculation that the Lakers would target him in their search after firing Darvin Ham. Lue was asked about his future and the talk of the Lakers after...

Kawhi Leonard ruled out with knee issue as Clippers win without him again to even series with Mavs

Apr. 28, 2024 20:15 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard was ruled out of Sunday's Game 4 of a first-round series against the Dallas Mavericks, with no timetable for his return from right knee inflammation. The Clippers won without Leonard again, holding on for a 116-111 victory...

Kawhi Leonard fighting 'stubborn inflammation' and is questionable for Game 1 of playoffs

Apr. 18, 2024 18:59 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard has been fighting “very, very stubborn inflammation” in his surgically repaired right knee for nearly three weeks and he'll be listed as questionable for the Los Angeles Clippers' playoff opener against the Dallas Mavericks. The fourth-seeded...