CLIPPERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CLIPPERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57826842-77/points-clippers-nets-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57826842-77/points-clippers-nets-knicks.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T09:32:06.186-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CLIPPERS 117, NUGGETS 105 LOS ANGELES • Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season. Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists, and J.J. Redick added 18 points in the Clippers’ finale at home, where they went 34-7 for another franchise mark. DeAndre Jordan had 13 points and 16 rebounds. The win kept the Clippers in the hun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578268422014-04-16T09:32:06.186-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T09:32:06.186-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826842@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:32:06 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots: ——— EAST UPDATE It’s coming into focus. Slowly. Indiana will be the No. 1 seed, wrapping that up when Miami lost at Washington. So the Heat are the No. 2 seed, and Atlanta will play the Pacers starting this weekend. Everything else? Who knows. Toronto and Chicago will take the race for No. 3 down to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578223512014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.807-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822351@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT Tuesday’s TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818950-77/league-nbcsn-tnt-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818950-77/league-nbcsn-tnt-baseball.html.csp">Tuesday’s TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T23:46:26.837-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Major League Baseball • Atlanta at Philadelphia or Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 5 p.m., MLB Network • Colorado at San Diego, 8 p.m., ROOT NBA • New York at Brooklyn, 6 p.m., TNT • Denver at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m., TNT NHL • Draft Lottery, 6 p.m., NBCSN Soccer • Premier League, Arsenal vs. West Ham, 1245 p.m., NBCSN Radio NBA • Denver at L.A. Clippers, 9 p.m. (joined in progress), 700 AM PCL baseball • Salt Lake at Tacoma, 7 p.m., 1280 AM, 97.5 FM, 960 AM The Big Show • Hosted ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57818950@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:26 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57774327-77/points-scored-clippers-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57774327-77/points-scored-clippers-games.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T17:26:56.208-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">THUNDER 106, SPURS 94 OKLAHOMA CITY • Kevin Durant scored 28 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat San Antonio 106-94 on Thursday night, ending the Spurs’ winning streak at 19 games. Russell Westbrook scored 27 points and Serge Ibaka added 11 points and 12 rebounds for the Thunder, who won the matchup between the top two teams in the Western Conference. Oklahoma City is three games behind with eight games remaining. Durant scored at least 25 points for the 39th consecutive game, the lo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577743272014-04-05T17:26:56.208-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T17:26:56.208-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57774327@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 17:26:56 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693565-77/points-scored-game-added.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693565-77/points-scored-game-added.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T23:20:18.713-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CLIPPERS 25, CAVALIERS 80 LOS ANGELES • Blake Griffin had 21 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists on his 25th birthday, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Cleveland Cavaliers 102-80 Sunday night for their 11th consecutive victory. Chris Paul had 15 assists and scored 11 of his 16 points in the final 6:04 for the Clippers, who haven’t lost since Feb. 21. Los Angeles matched the longest winning streak in the NBA this season, equaling 11-game runs in November by Portland and San Antonio. Lu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576935652014-03-17T23:20:18.713-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T23:20:18.713-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693565@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:20:18 MDT Utah Jazz notes: Kanter-Favors combo turns some heads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57687162-87/favors-jazz-kanter-guys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57687162-87/favors-jazz-kanter-guys.html.csp">Utah Jazz notes: Kanter-Favors combo turns some heads</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T20:37:25.099-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Antonio • Blake Griffin liked what he saw in Enes Kanter and Derrick Favors. “They are good. They are physical guys,” Griffin, the Clippers’ all-star forward said Friday night after his team had edged out the Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. “They can both finish. They can both provide what they need inside. They are still young, so they are still getting better. The sky is the limit for those guys.” Was Jazz coach Ty Corbin similarly impressed with his young frontcourt? After Kanter and Favor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57687162@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:37:25 MDT Utah Jazz fall to Clippers 96-87 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57683870-87/jazz-clippers-points-kanter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57683870-87/jazz-clippers-points-kanter.html.csp">Utah Jazz fall to Clippers 96-87</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T23:15:04.091-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Every player on the Jazz bench jumped with Enes Kanter as he took off baseline for a huge first-quarter dunk. The crowd did the same as Gordon Hayward skied for a chase-down block and once more when Derrick Favors slammed over a defender in the paint. For 30 minutes of basketball Friday night at EnergySolutions Arena, the Jazz — not the L.A. Clippers — provided the highlights. But the Clippers proved why they’re the real deal. Over the final 4:15 of the third quarter, L.A., considered by many t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683870@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:15:04 MDT Utah Jazz: Turnovers doom Jazz against Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57684645-87/jazz-turnovers-clippers-third.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57684645-87/jazz-turnovers-clippers-third.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Turnovers doom Jazz against Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By bubba brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T23:03:00.344-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It was late in the third quarter and the Jazz were beating one of the best teams in the Western Conference. But then the deluge of turnovers came, hard and fast in the final 2:38 of the third, washing away the Jazz’s chances of upsetting the high-flying Clippers. There were the two giveaways apiece from Alec Burks and Gordon Hayward. And there was the shot clock violation, as the Jazz were unable to penetrate the Clippers’ swarming defense. The lead kept slipping, from five points to none, flipp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57684645@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:03:00 MDT Utah Jazz averaging lowest attendance since leaving Salt Palace http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57678070-87/jazz-season-attendance-fans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57678070-87/jazz-season-attendance-fans.html.csp">Utah Jazz averaging lowest attendance since leaving Salt Palace</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T21:53:58.442-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As he walks out onto the court with his team before each home game, of course Tyrone Corbin sees them. “You notice,” the Utah Jazz coach says. “You notice the green seats.” And for Corbin, who spent three seasons in Utah as a player and a decade as a coach, he’s seen more of them this season than ever before. With the Jazz, owners of a 23-42 record, firmly in rebuilding mode, attendance — an average of 17,947 announced fans per game, though there are often far fewer than that actually in the bui...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57678070@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:53:58 MDT Utah Jazz notes: Clippers come to Utah looking like a title contender http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57677262-87/clippers-griffin-jazz-corbin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57677262-87/clippers-griffin-jazz-corbin.html.csp">Utah Jazz notes: Clippers come to Utah looking like a title contender</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T21:53:58.427-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Suddenly, the Los Angeles Clippers look as capable as anyone to win the loaded Western Conference and reach the NBA Finals. The Clippers, who play the Jazz on Friday at EnergySolutions Arena, are 46-20 after reeling off nine straight wins. L.A. is positioned to continue its run, too. The Clippers’ next six opponents — Utah, Cleveland, Denver, Detroit, Milwaukee and New Orleans — all appear headed for the lottery. Los Angeles hasn’t lost since Feb. 21. It hasn’t lost to a team with a losing recor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57677262@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:53:58 MDT NBA’s rich get richer, do buyout deals make them better? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57624051-77/nba-granger-player-adding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57624051-77/nba-granger-player-adding.html.csp">NBA’s rich get richer, do buyout deals make them better?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Basketball Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T16:25:19.592-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buyout season helps the NBA’s rich get richer. The remainder of the schedule will determine if they actually got better. With Danny Granger signing with the Clippers and Caron Butler with Oklahoma City, teams that were already good were able to add former All-Stars without having to give up anything except a little money. It sometimes even seems unfair, since just a few days earlier adding players would’ve cost assets if teams wanted to improve via trade before the deadline. “Buyouts at this poi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576240512014-03-04T16:25:19.592-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-04T16:25:19.592-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57624051@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:25:19 MDT