Michael Jordan had ‘The Shrug’, Reggie Jackson has ‘The Hug’

|

Move over Michael Jordan, there’s a new gimmick in town. His Airness’ famous NBA Finals game in which he nailed six threes is a monumental moment in NBA history. Although Reggie Jackson’s seven three-pointer performance against the Timberwolves is not as prolific, Clipper fans are ecstatic regardless. But Jackson’s dazzling display was not a result […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Clippers off to a Slow Start

|

The buzzer rang as the Los Angeles Clippers fell to the Portland Trail Blazers 111-92 in the Moda Center. Paul George dropped 42 points in a dazzling display. Unfortunately, the effort was not enough as the team was unable to provide help for the seven-time All-Star. The team is off to a disappointing 1-4 record, […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Clippers: Five Factors to Monitor

|

Championship contention is always expected when a team has top-end talent and previous playoff success. The Los Angeles Clippers are coming off their best postseason in franchise history. The team retained most of their roster and upgraded backcourt depth this offseason. However, the absence of two-time NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard reduces the team’s margin for error. […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Clippers 2021-22 Season Preview

|

The Los Angeles Clippers open their season Thursday night against a Pacific Division rival, the Golden State Warriors. The 2021-22 season will be an entertaining, but unpredictable one for the WCF runner-ups.  Fans anticipate a great season, even without five-time All-Star, Kawhi Leonard. Leonard is currently recovering from surgery on a partially torn ACL suffered […] READ MORE


Underrated Players in Fantasy Basketball

|

In fantasy basketball managers are always looking for the late-round pick that will wind up being a steal. With the NBA season roughly two weeks away, it is important to know which players are worth taking a flier on. These players are rostered in less than 40 percent of ESPN leagues and have upside. Here […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Clippers vs. Phoenix Suns Series Recap

|

NBA Playoffs Series Recap: Los Angeles Clippers vs Phoenix Suns The Western Conference Finals matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Phoenix Suns was everything competitive. After the Suns took care of home-court advantage in the first two games, many had the Suns sweeping their way to the Finals as they did in the semifinals. […] READ MORE


The Return of Reggie Jackson

|

An underrated storyline of the 2021 NBA Playoffs has been the return of Reggie Jackson. Jackson has arguably been the second-best scoring option on the Los Angeles Clippers this postseason behind Paul George. This is coming from a guy who put up averages this season of 10.7 points, 2.9 rebounds, and 3.1 assists in 23 […] READ MORE


Phoenix Suns: Steps to Contention

|

If the NBA bubble is any indicator, the Phoenix Suns may be on the brink of playoff contention. They’re undefeated in four games thus far, and could potentially find themselves in the West’s eighth seed play-in games. The odds, however, are still stacked against them with a healthy Portland Trail Blazers squad lingering around. Regardless […] READ MORE


Oklahoma City Thunder All-Decade Team

|

When the Oklahoma City Thunder emerged in 2008 after being the Seattle Supersonics, it ushered in an electric, young team that helped create the culture of “Loud City.”  Unfortunately, OKC’s nuclear core was broken up and the team didn’t reach the point of winning a Larry O’ Brien trophy. However, the Thunder was one of […] READ MORE


Countdown to NBA Tip-Off: Detroit Pistons Season Preview

|

When the Detroit Pistons shipped Blake Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers to the Motor City in 2018, there were high hopes that he would be the cornerstone to reestablishing Detroit Basketball. In some ways, that did happen as the Pistons pushed through to win 41 games to clinch a playoff spot in the Eastern […] READ MORE