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Kevin McHale on Clippers complaining that Rockets shot too many free throws: 'Well, quit hacking us'

Game 2 between the Rockets and the Clippers was far from an aesthetic masterpiece.

While Houston will take the result — a very necessary come-from-behind victory that evened the best-of-seven series at a game apiece — it was an ugly contest that saw the Rockets go to the free throw line an insane 64 times. 336 more words

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Clippers Benchwarmer, All-Around Good Guy Ekpe Udoh Cleans Up Teammate's Spit

The lives of benchwarmers aren’t as glamorous as they appear.

A job you think amounts to shooting casual jumpers in practice and getting in half-paced pre-game workouts is far more labor intensive than that. 112 more words

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Matt Barnes spits on the court, teammate Ekpe Udoh wipes it up

Well this is…something.

This might’ve been easy to miss in a hotly contested Game 4 between the Los Angeles Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs, but while waiting to inbound the ball, Matt Barnes spat on the baseline, and, seemingly not giving it a second thought, his teammate Ekpe Udoh grabbed a towel and wiped it up. 26 more words

NBA

NBA Players Past & Present Respond On Twitter To Kyrie Irving's Masterpiece

The rest of the NBA — if they weren’t playing — sat glued to the TV watching Kyrie Irving’s shooting performance last night. It wasn’t just current players, either. 251 more words

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Ekpe Udoh is Cool With Chris Paul Denying His High Five

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It’s been a tough year with the Clippers for Ekpe Udoh. He’s averaging the fewest minutes in his career and has been relegated to garbage time for the most part—but that won’t stop him from trying to the best teammate he can possibly be. 111 more words

Basketball

No One On The Los Angeles Clippers Wants To High Five Ekpe Udoh

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In 2010, researchers from the University of California, Berkeley released a paper titled “Tactile Communication, Cooperation and Performance: An Ethological Study of the NBA,” which basically stated that teams who  58 more words

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Glen Davis takes hard fall, exits Clippers-Thunder game with back injury

And the injury troubles for the Clippers continue. Mere hours after the team announced Blake Griffin will need to undergo elbow surgery, Glen Davis took a hard fall in the second quarter against the Thunder in Oklahoma City and had to be helped off the court. 73 more words

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