Clippers Rumors & News

  • 18h
    David Aldridge @daldridgetnt

    FA guard Anthony Morrow still considering the Clippers, Heat, Wizards, Raptors and Suns, per source. All willing to use some portion of MLE.

  • Clippers, Cavaliers Among Teams Interested In Anthony Tolliver

    Real GM Basketball "Free agent Anthony Tolliver has been in substantial conversations with six NBA teams – including the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers – as a stretch-forward addition, league sources told RealGM. Tolliver has also received interest from the Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, San..." July 10

  • NBA announces salary cap of $63.065 million

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The NBA announced that the salary cap for the 2014-15 season will be an all-time high of $63.065 million, an increase by 7.5 percent. The tax level for the season will be $76.829 million, an increase of 7.1 percent. The minimum team salary, which is set at 90 percent of the cap, is $56.759..." July 10

  • Donald Sterling calls Shelly 'pig,' says he'd never sell Clippers "Banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling testified again on Wednesday and, just like on Tuesday, he was combative. Sterling said the NBA was worse than any other corporation in America, called himself sports' most punished man, essentially accused ex-NBA commissioner of stealing money and..." July 09

  • Mike Woodson Hired By Clippers As Assistant Coach

    Real GM Basketball "Mike Woodson has reached agreement to become an assistant coach with the Los Angeles Clippers. Woodson was not retained this offseason by the New York Knicks. Woodson previously joined the Atlanta Hawks and Knicks as an assistant coach before being promoted to head coach. Woodson has also..." July 09

  • Combative, lawyerly Donald Sterling takes to stand in his own defense

    Pro Basketball Talk "When you’re watching a courtroom drama, such as Law and Order, one of the favorite courtroom tricks is to just let the guy on the stand talk and talk — give him the rope and let him hang himself. That seemed to be the plan with Donald Sterling as he took the stand in a hearing to determine if..." July 09

  • Judge denies D. Sterling's bid to move trial

    ESPN Los Angeles "A federal court judge denied Donald Sterling's motion to move his dispute with his wife, Shelly Sterling, over the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers from probate court to federal court, clearing the way for the scheduled four-day trial to proceed after a morning of delays. Donald Sterling had..." July 08

  • Delonte West officially on the Clippers' summer league roster "Delonte West hasn't played in an NBA game since May 5, 2012, when the Mavericks lost to the Thunder in the first round of the playoffs. He was a role player on the Mavs, hanging onto a thread of his NBA career. Since then, he hasn't played. He's been deemed as not worth the trouble even though..." July 07

  • Sources: Danny Granger agrees to deal with Heat

    Yahoo! Sports "Free-agent forward Danny Granger has reached agreement on a two-year, $4.2 million contract with the Miami Heat, league sources told Yahoo Sports on Monday. Granger will take the Heat's biannual exception of $2.1 million and hold a player option on the second year of the contract. Granger..." July 07

  • 5d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    The Clippers and free-agent guard Jordan Farmar agree to deal, sources, likely for biannual of 2 years, $4.2 million

  • Blazers offered Hawes same contract -- terms and year -- Clippers got him for

    CSN Northwest "Another big man is off the board after free agent center Spencer Hawes agreed to terms with the Los Angeles Clippers for what is being reported as a four-year, $23 million deal. Hawes was the Portland Trail Blazers’ primary target when free agency hit earlier this week. General Manager Neil..." July 06

  • Spencer Hawes, Clips reach deal "Free agent center Spencer Hawes has agreed to join the Los Angeles Clippers next season, sources confirmed Friday. Hawes will sign a four-year, $23 million deal with the Clippers that will take up the team's midlevel exception unless it can complete a sign-and-trade deal with the Cleveland..." July 05

  • Nets want Redick or 1st-round picks from Clippers for Pierce "The Los Angeles Clippers want to reunite free agent forward Paul Pierce with president and head coach Doc Rivers, but a sign-and-trade with the Brooklyn Nets is looking "unlikely," per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. The Clippers just agreed to terms on a deal with free agent big man..." July 05

  • 8d
    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Donal Sterling filed a motion today to have his trial with Shelly moved from probate court to federal court

  • 8d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Free agent Luol Deng intrigued with Clippers sign-and-trade possibilities, sources tell Yahoo. He's expected to speak with Doc Rivers today.

  • 8d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers have had conversations with free agent point guard Jordan Farmar, per source. Farmar has 3-4 teams interested in him.

  • 8d
    Chris Herring @HerringWSJ

    Touré Murry, who Knicks are still interested in bringing back as FA, is drawing considerable interest from the Clippers, per league sources.

  • 8d
    Alex Raskin @alexraskinNYC

    Probably not the first to report this, but the #Nets-#Clippers S&T talks on Pierce cannot even be described as "talks." Nets had no interest

  • Jamal Crawford seeking contract extension with Clippers or future teams

    Yahoo! Sports "As the Los Angeles Clippers propose guard Jamal Crawford in possible trade scenarios, the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year has a message for the Clippers and potential future teams: Wherever Crawford's playing, he wants a contract extension next summer. "Our intention is to get an extension with the..." July 03

  • Clippers want Paul Pierce "The Los Angeles Clippers have engaged in conversations with the Brooklyn Nets to try to construct a sign-and-trade that would reunite small forward Paul Pierce with Doc Rivers, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. Rivers, the Clippers' president and coach, has had several..." July 03

  • 9d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    L.A. Clippers, Denver, Houston, OKC and Memphis are teams courting Mike Miller, who says Memphis will have final shot at signing him

  • 10d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Blazers, Grizzlies, Bulls, Mavericks, Rockets ... teams I'm told called tonight to register interest in Brooklyn's Paul Pierce BESIDES Clips

  • 10d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Stretch big man Spencer Hawes drawing interest from clutch of contenders already (Blazers, Clips, Rockets, Mavs) on top of incumbent Cavs

  • 10d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Clippers have called on Luol Deng tonight, source tells Yahoo.

  • 10d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers also interested in free agent Ed Davis, sources

  • D. Sterling: Doc exam compromised "Donald Sterling will argue that the findings of one of the doctors who examined him to determine his mental capacity was compromised because the doctor went out for dinner and drinks with him, his estranged wife Shelly Sterling and a family friend after his examination, his attorney Bobby Samini..." July 01

  • 10d
    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    Free agent Thabo Sefolosha has received interest - LAC, DAL, HOU, others - and scheduled meetings, source tells RealGM. No OKC contact yet.

  • 10d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers think making move on Paul Pierce is strong possibility with Jason Kidd out of Brooklyn. Pierce played for Doc in Boston, sources

  • Judge: No delay in Clippers sale trial "The judge in the Donald Sterling trial that will decide whether to approve the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said Tuesday there will be no delay and Ballmer can be a party in the case. Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas said the trial..." July 01

  • 11d
    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    The Orlando Magic picked up G Willie Green off waivers, a source tells @CSNNW. He was recently waived by Clippers.

  • Free agent Darren Collison is Clippers' No. 1 priority

    Los Angeles Times "Doc Rivers paused for a few seconds and smiled before he began talking about the Clippers' needs as the free-agency period begins. The Clippers coach and president of basketball operations will make the final decision on all things Clippers and is the one who, without mentioning Darren Collison..." June 30

  • How C.J. Wilcox fits the Clippers "In a bold and surprising move, the Los Angeles Clippers selected Washington shooting guard C.J. Wilcox with the 28th pick of the 2014 NBA draft. The decision raised some eyebrows because the Clippers already have shooting guards J.J. Redick, Jamal Crawford and Reggie Bullock under contract and..." June 28

  • Legendary Lawyer Bert Fields to Grill Donald Sterling "Bert Fields -- who can reduce a grown-ass man to tears -- has been tapped to cross-examine Donald Sterling in his fight to block the sale of the L.A. Clippers. TMZ Sports has learned ... Shelly Sterling's lawyer, Pierce O'Donnell, will try the case when it goes to trial ... examining doctors,..." June 26

    2014 NBA Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff Thursday night's draft should be one of the best in recent memory. But more importantly, the draft day rumors should be flying around all day long with dozens of teams looking to move up into the lottery positions. Buckle up! June 26

  • 15d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clips looking to deal first-round draft pick and Matt Barnes, looking at Iman Shumpert, Tony Allen, Gerald Green

  • 15d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Grizzlies, I'm told, have swatted down Clippers' attempt to trade for defensive ace Tony Allen

  • 15d
    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Hearing Clippers are "50-50" on keeping their 1st round pick. Covet salary cap flexibility for FAs, but if right guy is there, they'll keep

  • 16d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Brian Scalabrine is a candidate to join Doc Rivers' staff as an assistant, per source. Scalabrine played in Boston for Rivers.

  • Heat, Cavs, Rockets, Knicks, Nets top LeBron's list, not Clippers "ESPN reports that the Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks, and Brooklyn Nets top LeBron James' list of potential free agent destinations, in that order, and that the Clippers, surprisingly, are not at the top of that list. As mentioned above, I'm told the Clippers are not among..." June 25

  • Clippers looking to make a move

    ESPN Los Angeles "The Los Angeles Clippers have strong interest in pursuing LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony if they can clear the requisite salary cap space to make a maximum-level offer to the superstars, who have both elected to become free agents starting July 1. One player they have no interest in moving,..." June 25

  • 17d
    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Yes, the Clippers are discussing a run at LeBron. No, they would not trade Blake Griffin. Doc has assured him many times he's "untouchable"

  • LeBron James' seven best options as free agent

    USA Today "LeBron James informed the Miami Heat that he is opting out of his contract that would pay him $20.6 million next season, meaning he will become a free agent on July 1. So now that he will have his choice of teams, where will James end up? Here are his best options: Miami Heat They are the..." June 25

  • LeBron's 'primary choice' still Miami, but Clippers intriguing "Here we go. Hours after learning that LeBron James would enter free agency again, Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski has reported that his camp would be intrigued by a sign-and-trade to the Los Angeles Clippers because of the presence of Chris Paul: The most intriguing move on the mind of..." June 24

  • 18d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Mo Cheeks is a possible candidate for the Clippers as an assistant coach, per NBA official

  • Sources: Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue to become Cavs associate head coach

    Yahoo! Sports "Los Angeles Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue has agreed to become the associate head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. In what's believed to be a financially strong assistant coaching package, Lue will partner with Euroleague icon David Blatt, the new head coach..." June 23

  • Clippers trio to opt out

    ESPN Los Angeles "Clippers guard Darren Collison and forwards Glen Davis and Danny Granger will opt out of the final years of their respective contracts and become free agents this summer, according to sources. Their decisions had been expected by team officials since the end of the season considering the terms..." June 23

  • 21d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers forward Danny Granger doesn’t plan on opting in on his 2014-15 contract that would pay him $1.36 million, says NBA officials.

  • 21d
    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers forward Glen “Big Baby” Davis will opt of of his contract that would have paid him $1.4 million next season, said NBA officials.

  • Why Darren Collison chooses free agency "Los Angeles Clippers backup point guard Darren Collison owns a player option for 2014-15 worth $1.98 million and as expected it will be declined. As a result, he will be a free agent starting on July 1. From Arash Markazi of "Collison is opting out of the 2nd year of his..." June 20

  • 21d
    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Darren Collison is opting out of the 2nd year of his 2-year contract, I'm told. He'll test free agency but hopes to stay with the Clippers.

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