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This Blake Griffin trade might be a trap for 'super-mediocrity'
Blake Griffin is an exquisitely skilled player in his prime. When you read that the LA Clippers traded him for (mainly) a lightly protected first-round pick and a younger power forward they might have some interest in re-signing in July 2019, your reaction was probably: That's it? That's all they
Blake Griffin traded from Clippers to Pistons in blockbuster deal
The LA Clippers?have traded All-Star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons .? The Clippers will receive Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic, and a first- and second-round draft pick. The Clippers are also sending Brice Johnson and Willie Reed to Detroit alongside Griffin.?
Blake Griffin traded from Clippers to Pistons in blockbuster deal, sources say
The LA Clippers are engaged in serious talks on a deal that would send All-Star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons , league sources tell ESPN. On July 1, Griffin reached an agreement on a five-year, $171 million deal with the Clippers. Griffin did not get a no-trade clause as part of the
Trevor Ariza focus of probe into Rockets-Clippers altercation
As the NBA gathers information for its investigation into the events surrounding the bombastic LA Clippers- Houston Rockets game on Monday night, forward Trevor Ariza has been further isolated as the person most responsible for the Rockets' postgame charge into the Clippers' locker room, league
Clippers have found their identity, but how long will it last?
LOS ANGELES -- As Blake Griffin summoned the crowd at Staples Center to hitch its emotional pulse to his on Monday night -- "C'mon! C'mon, man! F them!" Griffin yelled, raising his arm like a conductor leading an orchestra to a climax -- he cast his team's identity into focus. The LA Clippers were
LA Clippers add 'Star Courtside' seating next to benches
The best seats at the Staples Center are getting even better for LA Clippers fans who are ready to open in their wallets. The team has broken up its long scorers table, which has created eight new seats, called "Star Courtside" seats on the floor on the side of the players benches. "It's extremely
Is $2 billion the new rate for an NBA franchise? Don't count on it
The news spread quickly this morning: Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta had agreed to pay Leslie Alexander? a reported $2.2 billion for the? Houston Rockets. It's another apparent affirmation that the then-record $2 billion Steve Ballmer paid three years ago for the LA Clippers wasn't just an
What a record sale means for the Rockets' future and other owners
What implications will Tuesday's news that the Houston Rockets have been sold to local billionaire Tilman Fertitta for a reported $2.2 billion, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, have for both the Rockets and the rest of the NBA? Fertitta's willingness to pay longtime owner Les Alexander the highest
Source: Tilman Fertitta agrees to buy Rockets for record $2.2 billion
Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has agreed to sell the team to Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta for $2.2 billion, a record-NBA franchise sales price, a league told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The sale of the Rockets was first reported Tuesday by KRIV-Fox 26 Sports in Houston. The Rockets sale