2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
23-23, 2nd in Pacific

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Chris Paul, Paul George and Lou Williams appear to be All-Star snubs.


Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Doc Rivers, Lou Williams, Blake Griffin all gave credit to Timberwolves for being the better team (off. rebounds, being more aggressive), but all of them acknowledged substandard officiating in different ways.


Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Clippers head coach Doc Rivers wasn't happy about Jeff Teague (16/17 FTs) making more FTs than LA's entire team (15/22 FTs). Rivers said that there were no swear words involved when he and assistants Sam Cassell and Mike Woodson drew technical fouls, and that the officials lost their composure.

Wolves top Clippers in wild game (1:25)
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1dNick Friedell

Rivers, Clips join NBA chorus of angst over refs

Clippers coach Doc Rivers, after watching his team rack up four technical fouls in the fourth quarter and then being ejected along with assistant coach Mike Woodson, dropped any sense of hesitation in expressing his displeasure with NBA officiating.

Doc and Woodson ejected (0:50)
Griffin gets triple double and promptly double dribbles (0:27)
Harrell fires up the crowd after massive slam (0:23)
Griffin finds Harrell multiple times in the 1st half (0:32)
Harrell gets second chance at dunk (0:26)
Williams punishes the rim (0:21)
Griffin gets back-to-back baskets (0:28)
Griffin connects with Harrell for layup (0:19)

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Boston Celtics shooting guard Jaylen Brown is at STAPLES Center for tonight's matchup between the Minnesota Timberwolves and LA Clippers. The Clippers host the Celtics here Wednesday.

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1dNick Friedell

Doc, Thibs want All-Star Game draft televised

LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers and Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau believe the NBA should expand its All-Star rosters to 15 players on each side and would like to see the All-Star Game draft televised.

Harrell flushes it home (0:17)
Griffin powers it home with one hand (0:19)

Being petty and dumping salary

Brian Windhorst, Andrew Han, Brandon Lowe and Tim MacMahon go behind the scenes of NBA Countdown (3:30), secret tunnels in L.A. (11:30), potential Houston trades (25:20) and what to do with Kemba Walker (38:30). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Han on the merits of doing your own research (57:35).

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5dTim MacMahon

Ariza 'not gonna whine' about 2-game ban

Trevor Ariza refused to confirm if he has talked to the Clippers' Austin Rivers, but he did accept responsibility for the actions that led to his two-game suspension.


Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Trevor Ariza: "I take responsibility for what I did." He wouldn't confirm that he hashed things out with Austin Rivers over the phone. "Whatever happened, that was between me and that person."

Stephen A.: Austin a victim of being Doc's son (2:05)
AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

Should Blake Griffin have been suspended?

Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser debate if Blake Griffin should have been suspended after his exchange with Trevor Ariza, if it's a big deal that Tom Brady missed practice and more.

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.88th
Rebounds Per Game43.216th
Assists Per Game21.723rd
Points Allowed107.523rd

Team History