Griffin's triple-double leads Clippers to win (2:32)
McHale: Clippers wanted it more (1:44)
Rivers: Blake was terrific (0:49)
1 hour ago

Griffin posts triple-double as Clips drop Rockets

Blake Griffin had 26 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists for his second straight triple-double to lift the Chris Paul-less Clippers to a 117-101, Game 1 victory over the Rockets.

Clippers win with trust (0:59)
Doc Rivers trolls Rockets fans (0:22)
Howard blows past Griffin for the slam (0:21)
Western Conference mini-movie week two (2:17)
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6 hours agoArash Markazi

Clippers star Paul (hamstring) to miss Game 1

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul has been ruled out for Monday night's Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets.

Chris Paul's miraculous shot in super slow motion (1:06)
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10 hours agoArash Markazi

Rivers: If hamstring a risk to CP3, he won't play

Clippers guard Chris Paul went through a light shootaround with the team Monday before Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets, but remains a game-time call.

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11 hours agoDave McMenamin

LeBron ends cellphone boycott for Paul

After Chris Paul and the Clippers eliminated the Spurs on Saturday, LeBron ended his cellphone boycott to contact CP3.

The trouble with Hack-A (4:18)
14 hours agoAmin Elhassan and Bradford Doolittle

Elhassan/Doolittle: Rockets-Clippers preview

Amin Elhassan and Bradford Doolittle break down the Houston Rockets-Los Angeles Clippers Western Conference playoff matchup with expert scouting and advanced statistical analysis.

14 hours agoKevin Pelton

Pelton: How to get rid of Hack-a-Shaq

The Hack-a-Shaq, employed on poor free throw shooters like DeAndre Jordan, makes NBA games longer and less entertaining. Kevin Pelton offers strategies to replace the fouling method.

16 hours agoKevin Pelton

Pelton: Why Hack-a-Shaq works

Kevin Pelton looks closer at the notion of "Hack-a-Shaq" and writes why it actually makes sense for teams to use it.

1 day agoCalvin Watkins

With Spurs gone, is this year for Rockets?

The defending champs are out and Houston is as healthy as it can be, but James Harden says the Rockets' focus won't change in the second round.

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1 day agoArash Markazi

Clippers motivated by skeptics

Not many experts picked the Clippers to take down the defending champs, but L.A. used their skeptics as fuel.

1 day agoArash Markazi

Clips' Paul questionable for Game 1 vs. Rockets

The Los Angeles Clippers have officially listed star point guard Chris Paul as questionable for Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets on Monday.

1 day agoArash Markazi

The incredible CP3, hobbled and heroic

Battling his hamstring , Chris Paul wasn't himself but he was good enough to score 27 points and deliver the game-winner in Game 7.

2 days agoArash Markazi

Clips' Rivers 'very' concerned about Paul injury

Clippers guard Chris Paul suffered a left hamstring strain in Saturday's series-clinching win over the Spurs and could be sidelined for Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game106.72nd
Rebounds Per Game42.620th
Assists Per Game24.83rd
Points Allowed100.116th

Team History


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