Basketball

Warriors win 11th straight against Clippers

0:27 With time winding down in the third quarter, Steph Curry puts up a 3-point shot and drills it as the buzzer sounds. LOS ANGELES — After spending the better part of the season’s first two weeks in an extended slumber, the Golden State Warriors woke with a vengeance on Monday night with a 141-113 […]

Basketball

Zach Lowe on the LA Clippers and Blake Griffin

If you think the Clippers don’t matter in Los Angeles — that they have too much ugly baggage to generate fan interest in a Lakers town — grab coffee with Blake Griffin in Beverly Hills. As we chat in the corner of a small coffee shop, two teenagers walk by outside and spot him. They […]

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NBA — Clippers dominate Ball’s Lakers in season opener

LOS ANGELES — After wandering the NBA desert for several seasons, living off the legacy of past franchise glory, the Los Angeles Lakers ushered in a new era Thursday night on their home court. Though they lost 108-92 to the LA Clippers, their intra-city rivals, the Lakers unveiled a new identity: A likeable blend of […]