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  • Donald Sterling -- Busted at Home With V. Stiviano ... Shelly Calls Cops "Donald Sterling and V. Stiviano reunited at his Beverly Hills mansion today -- and when Donald's wife found out ... she called police, trying to get V. arrested ... TMZ has learned. We're told Shelly Sterling got wind of Donald and V.'s tryst ... and believed Stiviano must have broken into the..." October 02

  • Updated NBA season win totals released "The Westgate LV SuperBook released its updated list of 2014-15 NBA regular season win totals on Monday with LeBron James and his new-look Cavaliers topping the list. Here's a look at the odds for every team at the book: HAWKS 40.5 CELTICS 26.5 NETS..." October 01

  • Doc Rivers: Ray Allen not in consideration for Clippers roster spot "We still don't know whether or not Ray Allen will call it a career or return for a 19th season, but the Los Angeles Clippers were thought to be one of the teams the free agent sharpshooter might consider. He obviously has a relationship with Clippers president and head coach Doc Rivers from their..." October 01

  • Clippers seem to have chemistry thing down as season nears

    Fox Sports West "The Clippers were all there for Jamal Crawford's wedding in Seattle last summer. Even owner Steve Ballmer. When J.J. Redick became a father for the first time, the congratulatory wishes came in from his teammates. Matt Barnes' charity football event attracted the presence and help of his..." September 30

  • Steve Ballmer worth $22.5 billion "Sports owners filled the annual list of the 400 richest Americans published by Forbes magazine on Monday, including new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, who at a net worth of $22.5 billion is the richest American owner of a sports team. Ballmer, who spent 34 years at Microsoft, bought..." September 29

  • Steve Ballmer wants to ban Clippers from using Apple products

    SB Nation "Steve Ballmer isn't just the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, he's also the top shareholder of a nice little technology company called Microsoft. That's bad news for employees of the team who use their beloved iPhones and iPads, because Ballmer plans to ban the franchise from using anything..." September 25

  • Donald Sterling's son-in-law voluntarily leaves Clippers organization

    Los Angeles Times "New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer said Wednesday the team had severed ties with another link to disgraced predecessor Donald Sterling after Sterling's son-in-law voluntarily left the organization earlier this summer. Ballmer said Eric Miller, who was director of basketball administration,..." September 25

  • 6d
    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Expect the #Clippers to announce Mike Woodson, Sam Cassell and Lawrence Frank as assistant coaches in upcoming days.

  • Blake Griffin reveals bizarre Donald Sterling story

    Fox Sports "Blake Griffin has shed some light on what it was like playing for owner Donald Sterling. In a cover story for this month's GQ, the Clippers forward was asked if the former owner, who was banned by the NBA in April, used to bring women into the team's locker room to watch players..." September 23

  • 11d
    Ben Bolch @latbbolch

    DeAndre Liggins will not be with Clippers in training camp, contrary to earlier reports this month, NBA executive says.

  • 11d
    Ben Bolch @latbbolch

    Clippers have invited Jared Cunningham to training camp, per league executive.

  • 15d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say that Aussie swingman Joe Ingles is signing a one-year deal with the LA Clippers

  • Clippers re-sign Hedo Turkoglu "The Clippers re-signed forward Hedo Turkoglu, the team announced Friday. Terms were not disclosed but sources said it was a one-year, veteran's minimum contract. "We are happy to welcome Hedo back to the Clippers," Clippers president of basketball operations and head coach Doc Rivers said...." September 13

  • 19d
    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Hedo Turkoglu has signed with Clippers, bringing roster to 14. His agency earlier tweeted the deal had been signed.

  • 23d
    Eric Pincus @EricPincus

    FWIW both Ekpe Udoh and Chris Douglas-Roberts are fully guaranteed for the season with Los Angeles Clippers @BBallInsiders

  • 28d
    Eric Pincus @EricPincus

    FWIW - Carlos Deflino and Miroslav Radjuljica both cleared waivers over the long weekend

  • Report: Chris-Douglas Roberts' NBA journey continues with LA Clippers

    Sporting News "Chris Douglas-Roberts went from playing D-League games to defending LeBron James in the NBA Playoffs for the Charlotte Hornets. In that transition, Douglas-Roberts proved to other NBA teams that he had staying power. Douglas-Roberts has parlayed that performance into a deal with the Los..." September 03

  • 28d
    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    The Clippers have signed Ekpe Udoh to a 1year $1mil deal this morning, a source told Yahoo.

  • 29d
    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    Free agent DeAndre Liggins will sign a camp deal with the Clippers, league source tells RealGM. Liggins has played for Magic, Thunder, Heat.

  • 30d
    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Can confirm Woj report that LAC is close to a deal with Hedo Turkoglu. Team is also close to signing Chris Douglas-Roberts, per a source.

  • Clippers nearing deal to re-sign Hedo Turkoglu

    Yahoo! Sports "Free-agent forward Hedo Turkoglu is nearing agreement on a one-year, $1.4 million deal to return to the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. After working out a contract buyout with the Orlando Magic and signing with the Clippers in January, Turkoglu, 35, averaged three..." September 01

  • 33d
    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Doc Rivers had been in contact with Ray Allen earlier this summer. Expect the Clippers to make a run at him again.

  • 33d
    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    Los Angeles Clippers will release Miroslav Raduljica on Friday morning, league sources tell RealGM. Raduljica had two years left on deal.

  • 33d
    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    Los Angeles Clippers will release Miroslav Raduljica on Friday morning, league sources tell RealGM. Raduljica had two years left on deal.

  • Doc Rivers, Clippers Agree Upon Extension Through 18-19

    Real GM Basketball "The Los Angeles Clippers have signed Doc Rivers to a contract extension through the 18-19 season. Rivers signed a three-year, $21 million deal with the Clippers in June of 2013 after the club agreed to a compensation deal with the Boston Celtics." August 28

  • 35d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Clippers president and coach Doc Rivers' extension will be worth more than $50 million over five years, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

  • Donald Sterling gives up battle for Clippers, allows deadline to pass "In a development that makes Donald Sterling reacquiring the Los Angeles Clippers virtually impossible, court records indicate that Sterling failed to petition the California Supreme Court for review by Monday’s deadline. The failure means that Sterling has run out of legal options in California to..." August 27

  • 35d
    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    If Clippers clear roster space by waiving Delfino (and maybe Raduljica), the team could look at bringing Hedo Turkoglu back.

  • Report: Clippers could waive Delfino to make room; worked out Udoh "USA Today reports that after the Los Angeles Clippers traded Jared Dudley to the Milwaukee Bucks for Carlos Delfino Tuesday, LA plans to waive Delfino immediately using the "stretch" provision allowed in the last CBA: Yet according to a person with knowledge of the Clippers' situation, it's..." August 27

  • 36d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Delfino is likely sidelined for the season. For the Clippers, this is a way to get Dudley contract off.

  • 36d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Bucks will send Carlos Delfino and Radiluca to the Clippers for Dudley and a future first-round pick, source tells Yahoo.

  • NBA adding extra space along the baseline to increase safety

    SB Nation "There will be more space around the basket stanchion next season because the NBA is trying to improve player safety. The NBA is attempting to improve player safety by cutting down the amount of photographers around the basket stanchion, according to a memo from Rod Thorn, the league's president..." August 26

  • V. Stiviano Lawsuit Donald Sterling Is Gay ... I Was a 'Beard' "V. Stiviano has just filed new legal docs in her war with Shelly Sterling -- claiming she NEVER slept with Donald Sterling ... 'cause he's into men and she was his beard. TMZ Sports has obtained the lawsuit -- which Stiviano filed in response to Shelly's allegations that V. accepted cars and..." August 23

  • Doc Rivers: It's never fun when 'real life comes into our make-believe jobs'

    Fox Sports West "Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers finally can take a deep breath, as the issues that arose during last season's playoffs now are in the rearview. Donald Sterling is out; Steve Ballmer is in. The Clippers introduced their new owner during Monday's Fan Festival. Ballmer high-fived and..." August 21

  • Steve Ballmer makes high-decibel entrance as Clippers' new owner

    Los Angeles Times "Steve Ballmer's voice tends to rise without warning, often mid-thought, like a verbal volcano. "The first regular-season game, I'm excited for that," the new Clippers owner said Monday morning, referring to the Oct. 30 opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder, the team that left Ballmer's..." August 19

  • 44d
    Ben Bolch @latbbolch

    Steve Ballmer reiterated in a morning meeting with The Times that Clippers aren't moving and that they are staying the Clippers.

  • 45d
    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    The Clippers the latest team showing interest in free agent forward Shawn Marion, a source said. Cavs, Pacers, Heat also still interested.

  • Clippers -- State Farm Is Back On Board ... Now That Donald Sterling's Gone "Steve Ballmer's purchase of the L.A. Clippers is already paying off -- huge sponsor State Farm is jumping back into bed with the team now that the old Sterling regime is dead ... TMZ Sports has learned. A rep for the insurance giant tells us it reinstated its deal with the Clippers almost..." August 14

  • Donald Sterling appears to concede on Clippers sale after court action

    Los Angeles Times "Donald Sterling has apparently given up his attempt to stop the $2-billion sale of the Clippers to Steve Ballmer on Wednesday after an appeals court rejected his latest petition. The ruling ends a nearly four-month drama around the Clippers after Sterling's recorded comments about blacks became..." August 14

  • D. Sterling's appeal of Clippers sale denied

    ESPN Los Angeles "Donald Sterling lost what would appear to be his final move to block the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers. Sterling's appeal of Tuesday's decision that closed the sale of the Clippers was denied Wednesday. The appeal, a writ of supersedeas and request for an immediate stay, was Sterling's..." August 14

  • NBA releases 2014-2015 schedule: Spurs host Mavs in season opener "The NBA announced its 2014-2015 schedule Wednesday, and for the first time in seven years, LeBron James will not feature on its opening night. The season opens Tuesday, October 28th with the defending champion San Antonio Spurs raising their fifth banner before taking on the Dallas Mavericks...." August 13

  • 50d
    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    League source confirms @BA_Turner report that NBA has countersued Donald Sterling in federal court.

  • 50d
    devin kharpertian @uuords

    NBA announces Clippers sale is complete. Donald Sterling is officially no longer affiliated with the league.

  • Shelly Sterling keeping a role with the Clippers is a problem

    SB Nation "The ex-wife of deposed Clippers owner Donald Sterling managed to maintain a healthy ceremonial role with the team under Steve Ballmer despite her own history of racist behavior. This shouldn't be happening. In exchange for her cooperation for moving the Clippers' sale along, Shelly Sterling,..." August 12

  • Sources: Doc Rivers expected to start contract talks with new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer

    Yahoo! Sports "In the wake of owner Steve Ballmer gaining governorship control of the Los Angeles Clippers, discussions on a contract extension for Doc Rivers are expected to commence soon, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Ballmer and Rivers had been eager to forge a long-term partnership, and a California..." August 12

  • Sale of Clippers to Steve Ballmer closes; Donald Sterling out "Donald Sterling is officially out as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, ending a nearly four-month effort to oust him after racially insensitive comments were made public. The sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion closed Tuesday, the NBA announced in a news..." August 12

  • Sterling asks court to block Clippers sale

    ESPN Los Angeles "Deposed Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling asked an appellate court on Friday to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. Lawyers for Sterling asked the Second District Court of Appeals to stay a probate judge's ruling that cleared the way for the..." August 09

  • Blake Griffin says back is fine, and he aims to keep it that way

    Los Angeles Times "Blake Griffin glided across the basketball court at Mira Costa High on Tuesday, his 6-foot-10 frame moving effortlessly as he went through a series of shooting drills with former Lakers guard Sasha Vujacic at Manhattan Beach. After Griffin's second extended morning workout, the Clippers forward..." August 06

  • 57d
    Jorge Sedano @SedanoESPN

    Clippers to work out back up Centers this week. Names that will come thru: Andray Blatche, Greg Oden, Andrew Bynum & Emeka Okafor

  • Steve Ballmer on buying the Clippers: ‘This was probably the best path for me to take’

    Seattle Times "Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer says he hopes Seattle lands an NBA franchise but figures it’s still a few years away. Ballmer spoke to reporters Monday before teeing off in a “Snoqualmie Showdown” charity round of celebrity golf with Fred Couples, Rick Neuheisel and Sports Radio KJR morning..." August 05