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Paul Pierce to retire with Celtics after signing contract
The Boston Celtics signed Paul Pierce on Monday so that he could retire as a member of the organization. Pierce, a 10-time NBA All-Star, spent the first 15 years of his career with Boston, winning a title in 2008. In announcing Pierce's retirement, co-owner Wyc Grousbeck said Pierce's No. 34 will
Doc Rivers loses front office role with Clippers
LA Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is returning Doc Rivers to the primary duty of head coach, freeing him of front office responsibilities, the owner told ESPN on Friday. Rivers, who held the title of president of basketball operations, will continue to have a strong voice in personnel and
Trade grades: How did each team do in the Danilo Gallinari deal?
The deal Hawks get: Guard Jamal Crawford, center Diamond Stone, 2018 Houston first-round pick (top-three protected) Clippers get:? Forward Danilo Gallinari Nuggets get:? 2019 Washington second-round pick Atlanta Hawks : B Despite the complication of the fact that Hawks free agent Paul Millsap will
Blake Griffin's return keeps once-irrelevant Clippers relevant
When Blake Griffin contemplated what his first foray into unrestricted free agency might look like, the thought of a choreographed dance with the league's high-powered suitors in early July seemed icky. For all the endorsements and comedy ventures, Griffin finds the conventions of NBA stardom a
Doc Rivers : Chris Paul departure 'big loss,' happy with Clippers' 'assets'
Chris Paul is heading to Houston to join James Harden, and the? Rockets?will have two All-Stars in the backcourt to lead their chase for a championship after a blockbuster trade with the? LA Clippers?on Wednesday. "Any day you can acquire a Hall of Fame-level player is a good day for the
CP3-Harden Rockets coming for Warriors juggernaut
Let's start production right now on the 30 for 30 about the 2015 conference semifinals between Houston and the Clippers -- the series in which the Clips blew a 3-1 lead before blowing 3-1 leads was cool, and barfed away a 19-point cushion in the last 15 minutes of Game 6 at home. That was the
Clippers trying to lure Jerry West from Warriors, sources say
The? LA Clippers?are actively courting NBA legend Jerry West?in a bid to hire him away from the Golden State Warriors , league sources told ESPN.? The Clippers would like to bring West into their organization in an advisory capacity, similar to the ?role he has held with the Warriors since May
Clippers interested in luring Jerry West from Warriors, sources say
The? LA Clippers?have expressed interest in hiring NBA legend Jerry West away from the Golden State Warriors , sources told ESPN.? League sources told ESPN that the Clippers would like to bring West into their organization in an advisory capacity similar to the ?role he has held with the Warriors
2008 Celtics reunite, say it's up to estranged Ray Allen 'to break the ice'
Members of the Boston Celtics' 2008 title team said Monday it's on Ray Allen to reach out and mend fences as bad feelings linger from when Allen defected to the rival Miami Heat in 2012. As part of "Area 21" segments during TNT's playoff coverage, Kevin Garnett hosted Paul Pierce , Rajon Rondo,