Latest Steve Novak Stories

2009-03-16 00:12:08

Steve Novak's 3-pointer at the buzzer Sunday night gave the Los Angeles Clippers a 107-105 win over New Jersey to halt a seven-game losing streak. Novak led LA with 21 points. Al Thornton and Baron Davis scored 20 points apiece, Eric Gordon had 17 and Chris Kaman finished with 10 points and eight rebounds for the Clippers. Vince Carter led the Nets with a season-high 41 points to go with seven rebounds and six assists. Devin Harris had 13 points but he had to leave the game due to a shoulder...

2009-03-14 23:57:20

Renaldo Balkman had 22 points and 11 rebounds Saturday night and the Denver Nuggets logged a 107-94 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Carmelo Anthony had 18 points and Nene finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Nuggets, who won their second straight game. J.R. Smith had 17 points and Chauncey Billups scored 10 to go with nine assists. Al Thornton led the Clippers with 19 points. Eric Gordon and Steve Novak had 17 points apiece for LA, which has lost seven straight games. The...

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...

2009-01-31 22:23:06

Antawn Jamison and Caron Butler each had double-doubles Saturday in the Washington Wizards' 106-94 win over the LA Clippers. Jamison had 25 points and 12 rebounds, and Butler 16 points and 13 rebounds. Nick Young added 22 points, and JaVale McGee had 18 points and nine rebounds. The Wizards ended a five-game losing streak. Eric Gordon scored 25 points for the Clippers, who have lost five straight. Steve Novak and Baron Davis each had 17 points for Los Angeles.

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....

2009-01-19 18:16:34

Al Jefferson had 20 points and 17 rebounds Monday to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 94-86 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. Craig Smith also scored 20 points and had eight rebounds and Randy Foye scored 17 points for Minnesota, which has won seven of its last eight games. Eric Gordon scored 25 points and Steve Novak 18 for the Clippers, who have lost 13 of their last 14 games. Al Thornton had 12 points and nine rebounds and DeAndre Jordan had eight points and 10 rebounds for Los...

2008-12-20 22:35:43

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. Luke Ridnour had 18 points and seven assists, and Michael Redd scored 14 for Milwaukee, which has won two straight games and four of its last five. Al Thornton led the Clippers with 20 points. Steve Novak scored 14 and Marcus Camby finished with eight points and 11 rebounds for the Clippers, who have lost...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.