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Where would the Dodgers be without Dee Gordon?

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — The Dodgers needed a spark plug. They were so desperate for a leadoff hitter they planned on using Yasiel Puig. Their No. 1 plan for a second baseman was a Cuban shortstop who had never played a...
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Scientific proof that a summer World Cup in Doha is too hot - for fans

Los Angeles Times (Karen Kaplan) — German researchers have some advice to the organizers of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Doha, Qatar: Hold the soccer tournament during the winter. Or, if the matches really must be played during the...
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Angels lose some ground in Oakland

Los Angeles Times (Kevin Baxter) — Mike Scioscia was fully aware of both the calendar and the consequences Friday when his Angels opened a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics.
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Dan Haren might have a future with the Dodgers

Los Angeles Times (Dylan Hernandez) — If Dan Haren continues to pitch like he did Friday night, he'll probably be a Dodger again next season.
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Dodgers beat New York Mets, 6-2

Los Angeles Times (Dylan Hernandez) — KEY MOMENT: With the game tied, 1-1, Dan Haren botched an attempted squeeze play, which resulted in Justin Turner getting caught in a rundown between third base and home plate. But later in the...
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Geno Smith, Michael Vick lead Jets in loss to Giants, 35-24

Los Angeles Times (Wire services) — Geno Smith looked every bit like a cool and confident starting quarterback.
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Oakland Athletics take first game of series with Angels, 5-3

Los Angeles Times (Kevin Baxter) — KEY MOMENT: Angels reliever Jason Grilli came into a tie game in the sixth inning and five batters later Oakland had a two-run lead on an infield single, Sam Fuld's triple to right-center and Andy...
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It's the good Dan Haren in Dodgers' 6-2 win over Mets

Los Angeles Times (Steve Dilbeck) — What to make of Dan Haren?
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For a pitcher struck in the head, a comebacker was a life-changer

Los Angeles Times (Zach Helfand) — Up until his world went dark, Adam Schwindt remembers everything about the day that changed his life.
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Letters: A new kind of crazy for Clippers

Los Angeles Times Until I looked up at the TV screen, I was almost convinced that Howard Dean had just purchased the Clippers. Or did Steve Ballmer simply forget to take his medications?
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USC's Tre Madden could miss Trojans' opener because of toe injury

Los Angeles Times (Gary Klein) — USC running back Tre Madden, who started the first six games last season, could be sidelined for the Trojans' opener against Fresno State because of a toe injury.
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Up next for Galaxy: Saturday vs. Vancouver

Los Angeles Times (Jim Peltz) — GALAXY VS. VANCOUVER
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Baseball notes: Manny Machado might be done for the season

Los Angeles Times Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado will not be ready to play when he's eligible to return from the disabled list Wednesday and the Batimore Sun reported that Machado will have season-ending...
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Kobe Bryant goes one-on-one with Father Time

Los Angeles Times (Ben Bolch) — Kobe Bryant is turning 36 Saturday, which means his career may or may not be flickering like a birthday candle.
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Shaquille O'Neal compares Kobe and LeBron but calls Dr. J 'greatest'

Los Angeles Times (Eric Pincus) — Through his 19-year career, Shaquille O'Neal played with both Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.
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Up next for Chivas USA: Saturday at New England

Los Angeles Times (Jim Peltz) — CHIVAS USA AT NEW ENGLAND
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Tre Madden probably a 'game-time decision' for opener, Sarkisian says

Los Angeles Times (Gary Klein) — USC appears on track to play its opener against Fresno State with a depleted running backs corps.
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Motivated Oklahoma Sooners are determined to win the right way

Los Angeles Times (Chris Dufresne) — Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 4, Oklahoma:
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Blog Articles

Steve Ballmer and new ownership expectations for the Clippers

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — Monday was a new day for the Los Angeles Clippers franchise, as Steve Ballmer was formally introduced to fans at the Staples Center. I watched the telecast in Los Angeles, and it was an incredible...
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Steve Perrin to Steve Ballmer: Handle available, inquire within

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — Who is the real Clipper Steve? My first interaction with new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer turned out to be a memorable one. Perhaps you heard it live during the press conference with Los Angeles...
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Let's get ClipCast on KFWB

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The radio home of the Clippers, KFWB, is switching to a sports talk format in the near future. If they want a Clippers show by and for real Clippers fans, it has to be ClipCast. Below you will...
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ClipCast episode 85: BALLMER!

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — View this gallery here.
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VIDEO: The Clippers introduce Steve Ballmer

ClipperBlog.com (Jovan Buha) — On Monday, the Clippers introduced new owner Steve Ballmer to a group of 4,500 diehard Clippers fans at Staples Center for the team’s fan festival. After Ralph Lawler, DeAndre Jordan, Blake...
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From Sterling to Ballmer -- a rags to riches story for Clipper fans

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers greeted the fans for the first time today and it's a match made in heaven. There's a story I tell about Donald Sterling. I've probably told it to you at...
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USA opens FIBA World Cup tuneups with win over Brazil, 92-75

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — In their first exhibition game, Team USA beat Brazil in Chicago behind an impressive performance by Anthony Davis. The FIBA World Cup begins in Spain in two weeks. Team USA beat Brazil 92-75 in...
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Paul, Griffin in top 5 MVP candidates on ESPN Forecast

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — Chris Paul and Blake Griffin round out the top 5 in ESPN Forecast's poll of MVP candidates for the coming season, trailing only three former MVPs. It's the dog days of the NBA summer, and with an...
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The voice of the Clipper fan in the paper of record

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — For the second time this year, your fearless leader has been quoted in the New York Times. For the second time this year, yours truly was quoted by the New York Times, aka the newspaper of...
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The Clippers 2014-15 schedule -- let's dive in

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers schedule was released yesterday. Let's take an in depth look at what it holds for the team. The 2014-2015 season schedule for the Los Angeles Clippers was released yesterday. Every...
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Ten can’t miss games on the Clippers’ 2014-15 schedule

ClipperBlog.com (Fred Katz) — The NBA announced all team schedules for the upcoming season Wednesday night. Clippers fans, start making your plans. You can check out the Clippers’ full schedule here. For a sneak preview,...
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ClipCast episode 84 -- Happy Schedule Day!

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The release of the NBA schedule has Chris Wylde and Mike Jaglin doing what they do best -- talking about the Clippers. After a long absence, Wylde and  Jaglin are back with a vengeance. The new...
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The Los Angeles Clippers' 2014-15 schedule released

SBN: Clips Nation (SB Nation NBA News) — The NBA released the Clippers' 2014-15 regular season schedule on Wednesday evening. It tips off Oct. 30 with a home matchup against Oklahoma City. The Los Angeles Clippers will open their...
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TrueLA: Seceding from superstition

ClipperBlog.com (Andrew Han) — Over at TrueHoop, I wrote about the quiet departure of “curse” talk in regards to the Clippers. So it goes for the Clippers these days. For a franchise that has had its share of...
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Where will the Clippers be in 12 months?

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — As part of the latest SB Nation NBA Theme Day, let's look at where the Clippers will be 12 months from now. It's time for another NBA Theme Day across the basketball blogs of SB Nation. The topic...
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Generic NBA Fan's Guide to a Clipper Fan's Crazy Summer

SBN: Clips Nation (shap) — Have you seen a lot of being said about the Clippers and their fans through this entire Sterling mud fight? Well, it's time to clear it up for the uninformed. * A Clipper fan is rolling down the...
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NBA approves final sale of Clippers to Steve Ballmer

ClipperBlog.com (Seth Partnow) — In a surprisingly quick resolution, the NBA announced the completion of the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday morning. The Sterling Family Trust will hand over control of the team to...
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Clippers sale is official -- Sterling is out, Ballmer is in

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The chain of events kicked off in April when a tape of Donald Sterling's racial insensitivity was released has come to its logical conclusion, as the California courts and the NBA have both agreed...
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Clippers open pre-season against Warriors

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — The Clippers open the NBA pre-season against their new rivals, the Golden State Warriors, on October 7. The regular season schedule will be released next week. On Friday the Los Angeles Clippers...
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ClipCast episode 83: The Two Billion Dollar Team

SBN: Clips Nation (Steve Perrin) — Finally! A new ClipCast! Mike Jaglin talked Chris Wylde off the ledge after the end of the season, and they're back in front of the microphone for the first ClipCast podcast since the end of the...
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