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Brian Skinner paced Los Angeles to a 23-point lead after one period Friday and the Clippers coasted to a 109-78 victory over Sacramento. The Clippers ended a six-game losing streak by hitting 53 percent of their shots from the field in a meeting of the two worst teams in the Western Conference -- and two of the three worst in the NBA. Skinner made 9-of-12 shots and scored 21 points.
Eric Gordon scored 26 points Wednesday and the Los Angeles Clippers came alive in the second half to pull away from Washington 123-108. The Clippers scored 67 points in the second half and dominated the fourth period after rallying to tie the game after three quarters. Los Angeles won for just the second time in 10 games while the Wizards remain stuck on five road victories for the season. Al Thornton made 9-of-12 shots from the field and scored 21 points for the Clippers, who shot 58 percent...
Josh Smith and Joe Johnson combined for 47 points Wednesday and Atlanta breezed past the struggling Los Angeles Clippers 97-80. Los Angeles has lost 12 consecutive games, last winning at Indiana Dec.
Rasual Butler made six three-point shots Friday and produced 27 points to send the New Orleans Hornets coasting past the Los Angeles Clippers 107-80. The Hornets had lost two of their previous three games, but made 51 percent of their shots from the field and had no problem with the struggling Clippers after opening a 10-point lead through one period. James Posey added 16 points for New Orleans and Tyson Chandler had 13. The Clippers have lost 10 in a row and are one of four teams in the NBA...
Richard Jefferson led eight Milwaukee players in double figures with 22 points Saturday night and the Bucks beat the Los Angeles Clippers 119-85. Jefferson also pulled down nine rebounds.
By Bernie Woodall LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sam Cassell drove the Los Angeles Clippers to a 114-107 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday, leveling their best-of-seven playoff series at 2-2.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shawn Marion and Steve Nash each scored 21 points to guide the Phoenix Suns past the Denver Nuggets 107-96 on Saturday, while Amare Stoudemire struggled in his second game back from injury.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - LeBron James scored a season-high 37 points and Larry Hughes added 22 points against his former team to lead the Cavaliers to a 114-99 win against the Washington Wizards in Cleveland on Tuesday.
By Frank Pingue TORONTO (Reuters) - The lawyer for three National Basketball Association players charged with assaulting a former male stripper outside a Toronto club told a court on Thursday the alleged victim is using the players as a lottery ticket.
By Frank Pingue TORONTO (Reuters) - A former male stripper told a Canadian court on Wednesday that he has been unable to work since an alleged assault by National Basketball Association star Gary Payton and two other players outside a Toronto strip club.
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