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Nearing 30, feisty Paul says he's still in his prime

OC Register (BY DAN WOIKE) — LOS ANGELES – It was a throwaway question near the end of shootaround, but it stuck with Chris Paul enough that he brought it up as he walked away.Someone mentioned that Paul would turn 30 this...
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Velazquez's rides

Los Angeles Times Jockey John Velazquez's mounts for this weekend's Breeders' Cup:
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New Orleans earns first road win of season, 28-10 over Carolina

Los Angeles Times Drew Brees and the Saints proved they know how to win big games on the road.
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Kings pay the price for taking penalties in 3-0 loss to the Penguins

Los Angeles Times (Lisa Dillman) — PITTSBURGH — They talked about keeping disciplined, staying out of the penalty box against the high-octane team possessing the league's best power play.
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Rain could complicate USC's plan against Washington State

Los Angeles Times (Gary Klein) — The last time USC played on wet turf it did not end well for the Trojans.
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Game updates: Clippers vs. Thunder

Los Angeles Times (Melissa Rohlin) — Thunder 28, Clippes 22 (end of first quarter)
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Clippers starters could get more rest because of compacted schedule

Los Angeles Times (Ben Bolch) — Now comes the downside to that new extended All-Star break.
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Sam Farmer's NFL Week 9 picks

Los Angeles Times (Sam Farmer) — The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-6 (.600); season 79-41-1 (.658). Using point spreads...
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Ed Davis a bright spot for Lakers early in season

Los Angeles Times (Eric Pincus) — The Lakers are off to an 0-2 start while getting outscored by 19 points a night.
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Steve Sarkisian, USC look for that finishing kick

Los Angeles Times (Gary Klein) — Steve Sarkisian dropped to the ground, his legs and feet kicking, his left hand slamming the turf.
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Untapable figures to be favored in Breeders' Cup Distaff

Los Angeles Times (Bill Dwyre) — Last year's appearance in the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita was not a particularly happy one for the favorite in Friday's race of the day, the $2-million Distaff.
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Jeremy Lin still looking for his starring role

Los Angeles Times (Mike Bresnahan) — Jeremy Lin has seen this before, often a supporting actor on the NBA stage.
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UCLA's Jim Mora uses technology to keep players focused

Los Angeles Times (Chris Foster) — Jim Mora, UCLA's football coach, has been pushing his players to reach "the next level," clean up the penalties and focus on assignments.
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Dallas' DeMarco Murray is on track to set a new season rushing record

Los Angeles Times (Sam Farmer) — Halfway to history, Dallas Cowboys tailback DeMarco Murray vastly prefers running his feet to running his mouth.
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Lapses doom Ducks in 2-0 loss to St. Louis Blues

Los Angeles Times (Lance Pugmire) — — What seemed like a perfect set-up was, except it was for the St. Louis Blues, not the Ducks.
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College football: What to watch Saturday on TV

Los Angeles Times (Chris Dufresne) — Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote on Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
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John Velazquez returns to the Breeders' Cup after bad spill

Los Angeles Times (Bill Dwyre) — It would be understandable were John Velazquez less than giddy about his trip from New York for this weekend's Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita.
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Dan Haren exercises option to return to Dodgers in 2015

Los Angeles Times (Dylan Hernandez) — Dan Haren will return to the Dodgers next season.
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Magic Johnson, Mia Hamm among stars backing new MLS club in L.A.

Los Angeles Times (Kevin Baxter) — Los Angeles' newest professional sports franchise doesn't have a name, a home, any players or even a coaching staff. But it does have an impressive ownership group that figures to make all those...
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LeBron James says Cleveland opener may be biggest sporting event ever

Los Angeles Times (Matt Wilhalme) — LeBron James thinks his return to Cleveland in the Cavaliers' home opener against the New York Knicks on Thursday is a big deal. In fact, he says, it may be one of the most important events ever.
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Blog Articles

Clippers-Thunder game thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers finally tip off their season tonight. The Clippers were not good in the preseason, but at least their healthy, which is more than you can say for the Thunder, who are missing six...
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Dining in the Messy Row: The home opener

ClipperBlog.com (Ben Mesirow) — Before each home game this season, ClipperBlog will run “Dining in the Messy Row,” a restaurant recommendation from its resident restaurant reviewer, Ben Mesirow. Below is...
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The ClipperBlog full-staff preview

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — It’s been a long summer, but Clippers’ opening day is finally here. The ClipperBlog staff is here to prepare you for the first game against the Thunder, running on TNT at 7:30 p.m....
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The Oklahoma City Thunder are like... The Roots

SBN: Clips Nation (Paul Tee) — With the permission of our esteemed leader, I (the artist formerly known as Byron_Piggie) will take an unconventional and hopefully fresh look at each of the Clippers' opponents, by comparing them...
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We Think The Clippers Will Win — What About Everyone Else?

SBN: Clips Nation (Adithya) — Obviously we at Clips Nation are hugely optimistic (minus a few Debbie Downers), but what's the national perception? Let's look at media predictions and power rankings heading into the year. The...
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The Daily Clipper — Be Relentless

SBN: Clips Nation (iMetriq) — Featuring the Clippers' campaign to be relentless, Doc cutting family time short, and Ballmer being the best owner. Doc skips on vacation time for the Clippers and their needs. Clippers' Doc...
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Clippers-Thunder: It begins where it ended

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers were dreadful in the preseason. But then again, so were the Thunder. OKC will be opening the season without the league's reigning MVP Kevin Durant 2014/2015 NBA Regular Season ...
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Clippers-Thunder game coverage

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers finally play their season opener tonight against the team that eliminated them from the playoffs last season. The Thunder are missing Kevin Durant not to mention several other (less...
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Joe Ingles is an NBA player after all

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers signed Australian Joe Ingles to audition for their troublesome small forward spot, but he was the final roster cut over the weekend. The Utah Jazz picked him up off waivers and he...
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Clippers-Thunder Preview: The Questionable Blogger with Kevin Yeung of Welcome to Loud City

SBN: Clips Nation (Adithya) — With more and more minions joining the Clips Nation ranks each day, our Fearless Leader now has the opportunity to send off grunts to do his scut work. Today I've taken on the job of scouting...
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The Clippers and the Lakers move in opposite directions

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The switch is complete and the Clippers are the power while the Lakers are the joke. But the transition has been remarkable when you take a step back and examine it. *Editor's Note: Steve wrote...
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This Is The Year, Right?

ClipperBlog.com (Patrick James) — The 2014-15 Narrative Primer We tell stories for many reasons: to learn, to laugh, to weave ourselves (however crudely) into the fabric of history. Ultimately, though, our narratives serve one...
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Clips Nation (Massive) Roundtable - The Clippers 2014 Season Predictions

SBN: Clips Nation (John Raffo) — All one thousand Clips Nation staffers pause to take a look into their crystal balls and predict the results of the 2014 LA Clipper season. With all the great new staff this year at Clips...
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ClipperBlog Live: Season Preview Show

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — What moves did the Clippers over the summer? How will they do in the upcoming season? Plus, over/under predictions.
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TWiCH: Make Way for the Season Edition

SBN: Clips Nation (Ray Samora) — This Week in Clippers History: The beginning of "Bingo!", the hot Clippers, Burbank, someone from the Far East travels east to the West Coast, and Darius Miles So typically, TWiCH (This Week in...
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Blake Griffin on Conan

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — Blake Griffin isn’t on your TV enough, so he decided to go on Conan on Monday night to talk basketball, Sterling and Ballmer. Below is a clip of the interview in which Blake tells the story...
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Grading the Clippers’ final roster

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — Over at Bleacher Report, I put together a end-of-the-offseason piece grading out the Clippers’ roster position by position. Click here to read the full piece. Here is an excerpt from the...
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Blake Griffin: All-Star Comedian

SBN: Clips Nation (Danielle Greenberg) — Aside from being one of the most dominant players in the NBA since his rookie season, Blake Griffin has increased his profile with the general public due to his endorsement deals and national...
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The Daily Clipper –– Let The Games Begin Edition

SBN: Clips Nation (Larson Ishii) — Hold on to your seat belts gang, it's the start of the season! Finally! Real basketball again! Rivers: One Team In West "Better Than All Of Us" | Los Angeles Clippers With all the talk of the...
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Season Projections for the Clippers and the NBA

SBN: Clips Nation (FlyByKnight) — Last year I picked every single NBA game in an effort to get an accurate (or semi-accurate) portrayal of how I thought every team would play and what their record would be. I did it again this...
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