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Los Angeles Clippers: It’s Time To Move Past Dunks and Appreciate This Team

December 9th, 2010
Ok, I've had enough. I'm not mad at anyone, but enough is enough. It's time for the Clippers and their fans to move past this phase. It's time to stop talking about Blake Griffin and his dunks.I am as excited as the next guy that one of the most exciting players in the NBA wears a ...

Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin and the Top Six Doctors of Dunk

December 3rd, 2010
Picking the greatest in-game dunker of all time is kind of like selecting the best in-traffic driver. "Wow, did you see that green Subaru manuever from lane three to lane two just now? Perfect". "Hm, that was okay, but I think the yellow Jetta's decision to stay put will win out in ...

Los Angeles Clippers: The Best Basketball Team in the City of Angels

December 2nd, 2010
Wow, that was quick. Easily the greatest turnaround in the history of the Association. The Clippers, long an NBA doormat and perennial afterthought to the Lakers in Los Angeles, are suddenly enjoying the view from the top. Since way back in November, the 26th to be exact, the Clippers have ...

Los Angeles Clippers Conundrum: What To Do With Blake Griffin

November 29th, 2010
I know that die hard Clipper fans will never forgive me for spending any amount of time talking about that other team in Los Angeles, but it's necessary. I know that die hard Laker fans will hate me for bringing this up, but back in 2004-2005, your team was pretty bad. ...

Los Angeles Clippers Bandwagon Fills Up Again After Team Beats the Hornets

November 23rd, 2010
See, I told you! Everyone has been bashing the poor, poor Clippers. The bandwagon, that was standing-room only just a few weeks ago, has been pretty empty; I was thinking of installing a jacuzzi actually. Through all the losses, the lack of passion, the head-scratching decisions by the team—I didn't lose hope. Eric Gordon ...

Los Angeles Clippers: Who Should They Have Taken in Past NBA Drafts?

November 22nd, 2010
When you cover a team like the Lakers, you get to write about the wonder of Kobe, the consistency of Pau or the athleticism of Shannon.If you cover the Clippers, well, you have to come up with things. I mean, how many articles can you write about Blake Griffin dunking like no ...

Los Angeles Clippers: Hope, Potential and a Shot At Redemption for an 80’s D.J.

November 19th, 2010
I was a radio D.J. in college. Back then, D.J.'s actually sat in front of two turntables spinning records. My job was to find the right record, place it on the turntable, line up the song I wanted as the other turntable was playing the song that was on the air, ...

Los Angeles Clippers Go From Bad To Worse…Wait, Is That Even Possible?!

November 17th, 2010
The Clippers' worst start in 12 years. Let that sink in for a minute. The Clippers' worst start in 12 years. That's like saying Jessica Alba looked hotter than she has in years last night. Or Bill Gates reached new levels of geeky richness this weekend. Dr. Jerry Buss seen ...

Clinging To a Dying Season, Los Angeles Clippers Go Online For Much Needed Help

November 10th, 2010
Don't you love this time of year? The leaves are turning in the East Coast, Thanksgiving decorations are going up, kids are preparing their Christmas lists and back on the West Coast the Clippers are mathematically eliminated from the playoff race. Well, not mathematically, but certainly emotionally eliminated. Baron Davis is out ...

Los Angeles Clippers: Is the Season Already Lost or Does Respectability Await?

November 9th, 2010
Growing pains. Those of you old enough to remember the silly little sitcom with that title from the '80s where Leonardo DiCaprio got his start can't help but giggle at the memory. It had a recurring character called "Boner" after all. Seriously, Boner. Where Growing Pains was an '80s sitcom, its a ...