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Angels strike out in battle of bullpens against Orioles

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Bullpens turn a slugfest into a tight game before Machado beats Angels in 12th. Bullpens turn a slugfest into a tight game before Machado beats Angels in 12th.
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Matt Kemp hits two home runs in Dodgers' 8-4 win over Braves

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — Maybe it wasn’t exactly a perfect night for the Dodgers, but it came as close to an ideal summer evening as they could reasonably imagine.
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Angels fall to Orioles, 7-6, on home run in the 12th inning

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — KEY MOMENT: Albert Pujols hit a two-out single in the 12th, but Manager Mike Scioscia chose not to pinch-run J.B. Shuck for the slow-footed slugger. Josh Hamilton doubled to right-center, but...
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Vin Scully says he's returning for 66th season with Dodgers

Los Angeles Times (Bill Shaikin) — In this crazy week, when trade rumors are amplified and dissected with every passing second, the Dodgers commanded the attention of their fans Tuesday with two words: "BREAKING NEWS."
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Donald Sterling faces uphill battle in continuing fight against wife, Silver

OC Register (BY DAN WOIKE) — It was a trouncing.Donald Sterling’s attorneys walked out of Judge Michael Levanas’ courtroom on the wrong end of a precedent-setting decision.Their opponents, Shelly Sterling, Steve Ballmer and...
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Dodgers can't be seen, but criticism of TV deal heard loud and clear

Los Angeles Times (Bill Plaschke) — The Dodgers may be invisible to most of their fans, but their desperation to dodge the overwhelming criticism of their massively botched TV deal has become palpable.
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Vin Scully will return for his 66th season with Dodgers

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — Best Dodgers news of the year came in the second inning Tuesday night via the stadium video boards.
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Donald Sterling to keep up fight over Clippers, attorney says

Los Angeles Times (Nathan Fenno) — A day after a wide-ranging defeat in court that cleared a path for the Clippers to be sold for $2 billion, Donald Sterling hasn't given up.
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Pauley Pavilion: Workers use squeegees on flood waters at UCLA

Los Angeles Times (Zach Helfand, Chris Foster) — Pauley Pavilion and the Spaulding Field football practice facility at UCLA were flooded Tuesday after a broken water main on Sunset Boulevard sent thousands and thousands of gallons of water...
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Old friends show up to praise new Lakers Coach Byron Scott

Los Angeles Times (Helene Elliott) — Byron Scott's first news conference as Lakers coach was so much like a class reunion it was natural for the guests of honor to call each other by their old nicknames.
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All this Dodgers deadline trade talk is absolutely draining

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — Can it be Thursday, please? At 1 p.m. with deals done or not done? At some point do you stop caring and just want it over?
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For Lakers' Byron Scott, it's ready to go time, if not 'Showtime'

Los Angeles Times (Mike Bresnahan) — The touch of irony was there for all to see.
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Byron Scott: Right guy for the job, but what are the expectations?

Los Angeles Times (Mike Bresnahan) — The Lakers won’t win the NBA championship next season.
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For Chargers QB Philip Rivers, with age comes confidence, and wisdom

Los Angeles Times (Sam Farmer) — Philip Rivers wasn't always quarterback of the San Diego Chargers. He started as an All-Pro receiver.
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Angels' Mike Trout remembers 'The Catch' against Orioles

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — As soon as Mike Trout stepped onto the Camden Yards field for some early work Tuesday afternoon, he made eye contact with Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, who immediately pointed to the...
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Byron Scott will help get Lakers back on track

Los Angeles Times (Eric Pincus) — Can the Lakers rebound from last year's injury-plagued, defenseless travesty of a 27-win season under Mike D'Antoni?
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ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith for week over domestic violence remarks

Los Angeles Times (Ryan Parker) — ESPN has suspended analyst Stephen A. Smith for one week over comments he made that seemed to insinuate women sometimes provoke domestic violence, a source with knowledge of the situation told the...
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Byron Scott: Lakers fans hail the new coach on social media

Los Angeles Times (Samantha Zuba) — Byron Scott gave his first news conference as Lakers head coach Tuesday, to the excitement of many fans on Twitter.
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Watch Clayton Kershaw hit Jimmy Kimmel in the face with a baseball

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — OK, so it wasn’t a regulation baseball. Some noses must be protected.
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Thinning the Baseball Hall of Fame herd: 94 who should NOT be in

Los Angeles Times (Houston Mitchell) — Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, pushing membership to 306. There are 74 pitchers,...
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Blog Articles

Sterling v. Sterling 13: FIN

SBN: Clips Nation (TwistNHook) — We had closing arguments and the BIG REVEAL! Hello, this is TwistNHook from SBN's Cal site,  California Golden Blogs. We've been taking a ponder at the impending Sterling trial for the last few...
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Minor back injury kept Griffin off Team USA

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — A small fracture in his back is the reason that Blake Griffin has opted against playing in the World Cup this summer. It turns out that Blake Griffin may not hate America after all. Griffin...
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Sterling v. Sterling closing arguments open thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The probate trial to determine whether Shelly Sterling properly sold the Clippers is in closing arguments today, and the judge expects to make a tentative ruling this afternoon. Closing arguments...
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Who are you (hypothetically) boycotting?

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — The Clippers have three months until the start of the NBA season — or do they? ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported Thursday that Chris Paul would consider sitting out games if the disgraced...
  • 4 days ago
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Griffin declines Team USA invite

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — For the third time in three biannual competitions, Blake Griffin will not compete for Team USA. In 2010, before he had played an NBA game, Blake Griffin was invited to play for team USA in the...
  • 5 days ago
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Sterling v. Sterling 12: It's been fun, guys!

SBN: Clips Nation (TwistNHook) — We've reached the end of the trial. We never thought it would actually end, but it did Hello, this is TwistNHook from SBN's Cal site,  California Golden Blogs. We've been taking a ponder at the...
  • 5 days ago
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Sterling v. Sterling 11: Donald Sterling Calls A Witness

SBN: Clips Nation (TwistNHook) — Today was apparently the second to last day of the trial, let's see what happened. Hello, this is TwistNHook from SBN's Cal site,  California Golden Blogs. We've been taking a ponder at the...
  • 6 days ago
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Sterling v. Sterling 10: The Reboot!

SBN: Clips Nation (TwistNHook) — With the trial on hiatus for a week, we start back up with a surprise twist (not me) Hello, this is TwistNHook from SBN's Cal site,  California Golden Blogs. We've been taking a ponder at the...
  • 7 days ago
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A plea for Shawn Marion

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — The Los Angeles Clippers should find Shawn Marion, and they should consider doing a deal. One of the Clippers’ prospective needs this offseason is an upgrade at small forward. Matt Barnes...
  • 10 days ago
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Clippers Re-Sign Glen "Big Baby" Davis

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Brad Turner of the LA Times reported that the Clippers have agreed to bring Davis back on a one-year minimum deal. Per the LA Times, the Clippers are bringing back Glen Davis.  Davis was the 3rd...
  • 12 days ago
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NBA Free Agency: The Clippers, falling dominoes and settling dust

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The dust is beginning to settle from a flurry of free agency activity, and the Clippers have some roster holes to fill, and relatively few assets with which to will them. The Los Angeles...
  • 14 days ago
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Clippers vs Heat Preview and Open Thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — The Clippers SL team is back in action against Miami today. That first game was kinda brutal, and I hardly even watched it.  Now, the Clippers move on to face a less formidable foe, the Miami...
  • 15 days ago
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Jamal Crawford drops 104 points over 2 games at Seattle Pro-Am Tournament

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — (Disclaimer: Only some ankles were injured during the making of this video.) Jamal Crawford might be the best street-ball player in the NBA. Now, we have some proof of that. The Seattle native...
  • 15 days ago
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World Cup Final, Germany-Argentina, Open thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — After a month of one of the most entertaining World Cups in memory, it comes down to two pre-tournament favorites, Germany and Argentina. After a month of one of the most entertaining World Cups...
  • 16 days ago
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NBA Summer League 2014: Clippers vs Bulls Preview and Open Thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — The Clippers have their first SL game today. The Clippers' first NBA Las Vegas Summer League game is tonight at 5:30pm Pacific time.  They're playing against the Chicago Bulls, whose first game...
  • 17 days ago
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Summer league observations: Day 1

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — Process Matters Over the course of Friday’s Las Vegas Summer League games, I’m not sure I looked at the scores at any point other than the last few possessions of the Cavs/Bucks...
  • 17 days ago
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LeBron goes to Cleveland and free agency goes wild

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The first ten days of free agency were quiet as everyone waited to see what LeBron would do. That all changed today. See, we were thinking that free agency started on July 1, you know, when free...
  • 18 days ago
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Los Angeles Clippers summer league roster preview

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — Over at Upside & Motor, I wrote the Clippers roster overview heading into summer league. No one on the team currently has a fully guaranteed contract, but there are a few guys who stand a...
  • 18 days ago
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Sterling v. Sterling 9: The 4th Day Of Hanukah!

SBN: Clips Nation (TwistNHook) — The first week is over. What happened today? Hello, this is TwistNHook from SBN's Cal site,  California Golden Blogs. We've been taking a ponder at the impending Sterling trial for the last few...
  • 18 days ago
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The South Seattle Clippers -- The Seattle-LAC Connection

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — Over the last few seasons, through similarities in play and the addition of several players from the Pacific Northwest, the Clippers have become the logical choice for Seattle fans looking for an...
  • 19 days ago
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