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2013-02-13 20:21:26

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 5 a.m. practices, constant full court sprints, and strenuous conditioning is something that professional basketball players spend much of their lives preparing for, and they happily oblige. It's the price they know they must pay in order to be great at what they do. It's what happens after their basketball careers that most usually have no preparation for. For some, basketball has been their whole lives and transitioning to a retired player can be...

2012-02-03 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily Black History Month feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4: FRED JONES Profile America for the fourth day of Black History Month. One of the people responsible for the way Americans eat today is Frederick Jones. From his army duties in World War I, he became a self-taught master of everything electrical. The inspiration...

2009-02-12 00:32:43

Baron Davis hit the last of Los Angeles' three overtime 3-pointers Wednesday, boosting the Clippers to a dramatic 128-124 victory over New York. A long-range assault in the extra period kept the Knicks from winning for the first time in February. Zach Randolph's layup lifted the Clippers into a tie with 14 seconds left in regulation and they survived two late game-winning attempts from Nate Robinson and Al Harrington. Steve Novak and Eric Gordon then hit 3-pointers in overtime to keep the...

2009-01-27 00:37:23

Travis Outlaw had 20 points Monday night -- 16 in the fourth quarter -- to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 113-88 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. Brandon Roy hit 11-of-15 shots from the field and finished with 33 points, and Greg Oden had 16 points on 7-of-7 shooting for Portland, which has won two straight games. The Blazers shot 58 percent while the Clippers went cold after the third period, managing just 15 points in the fourth. Al Thornton led the Clippers with 23 points....

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2008-12-28 13:46:49

Guard Fred Jones signed a contract Sunday with his fifth NBA team, the Los Angeles Clippers. Terms of the deal were not announced. The 6-2, 225-pound Jones, who was a free agent, joined the league with the Indiana Pacers in 2002. He also has played for the Toronto Raptors, Portland Trail Blazers and New York Knicks. Jones averaged 7.6 points and 2.4 assists in 70 games last season with the Knicks. His overall NBA stats include 7.5 points, 2.1 assists and 2.2 rebounds per game.