Feb 14, 2013 03:26 EST
The Los Angeles Clippers set the tone with a 46-point first quarter and rolled to a 106-96 NBA victory over the Houston Rockets.
Feb 09, 2013 00:01 EST
LeBron James made sure the flu-hit Miami Heat had more than enough to get past a Los Angeles Clippers team finally playing at full strength.
Jan 23, 2013 02:38 EST
NBA scoring leader Kevin Durant netted 32 points to power the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 109-97 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, in a showdown of the teams with the league's best records.
Jul 03, 2012 22:06 EDT
The pool of players that the USA will draw from to select their 2012 Olympic men's basketball team shrunk further with the withdrawal of Los Angeles Clipper Lamar Odom.
Jul 02, 2012 18:00 EDT
No more additions are planned to the list of finalists for the injury-nagged US Olympic team of NBA stars despite a left ankle sprain to last week's NBA Draft top pick Anthony Davis.
Jun 29, 2012 21:45 EDT
The NBA has reached a settlement with the players union after they filed an arbitration proceeding regarding the signing rights of New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin and three other players.
Jun 29, 2012 16:38 EDT
Miami forward Chris Bosh will miss the London Olympics recovering from an abdominal injury, the second player from the NBA champion Heat to announce his withdrawal from the US team.
Jun 28, 2012 23:11 EDT
Miami Heat star guard Dwyane Wade, the leading scorer on the US Olympic basketball team that won gold four years ago, will miss the 2012 London Games because of knee surgery.
Jun 22, 2012 16:37 EDT
Jeremy Lin, the Asian-American standout who came off the bench to revive the New York Knicks last season, is likely to rejoin the team after an arbitrator's ruling Friday.
May 14, 2012 14:23 EDT
US Olympic men's basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo is thankful for a few extra days to consider a final roster after a flurry of injuries during the NBA playoffs.
Apr 28, 2012 20:52 EDT
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose, last year's NBA Most Valuable Player, suffered a torn left knee ligament in a victory over Philadelphia and will miss the rest of the playoffs, according to the team.
Apr 12, 2012 19:49 EDT
Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will have surgery on his right hip and miss the rest of the NBA season -- and probably his chance at securing an Olympic team spot.
Feb 23, 2012 15:33 EST
USA Basketball executive director Jerry Colangelo says New York Knicks star Jeremy Lin is not in US plans for the London Olympics but could be invited to train with the team, reports said.
Feb 07, 2012 19:20 EST
Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups suffered a torn left Achilles tendon in the team's 107-102 win at Orlando on Monday and will miss the rest of the NBA season, the team said Tuesday.
Jan 26, 2012 07:25 EST
Kobe Bryant hit four of six free throws in the final 21 seconds as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied in the fourth quarter during a bad-tempered 96-91 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Jan 19, 2012 04:06 EST
(Reuters) - Chauncey Billups delivered on his reputation as "Mr Big Shot" with a game-winning three-pointer with one second remaining to give the Los Angeles Clippers a 91-89 home victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday.
Jan 19, 2012 02:31 EST
Chauncey Billups drained a game-winning three-pointer with just one second remaining as the Los Angeles Clippers edged the reigning NBA champion Dallas Mavericks 91-89.
Jan 16, 2012 13:40 EST
The United States will lean on proven champions, with perhaps a dash of youth, for the defence of the Olympic basketball title at this year's London Games.
Jan 16, 2012 13:12 EST
(Reuters) - NBA All-Stars LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard are among the 20 players who will compete for selection for the U.S. men's basketball Olympic team, USA Basketball said on Monday.
Jan 15, 2012 02:27 EST
The Los Angeles Clippers took another step to come out of the shadows of the storied Los Angeles Lakers franchise by beating their southern California rivals 102-94.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Denver Nuggets – No. 1|
|Born||September 25, 1976 |
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||202 lb (92 kg)|
|High school||George Washington (Denver)|
|Draft||3rd overall, 1997|
|Former teams||Boston Celtics (1997–1998)|
Toronto Raptors (1998)
Denver Nuggets (1998–2000, 2008-present)
Orlando Magic (2000)
Minnesota Timberwolves (2000–2002)
Detroit Pistons (2002–2008)
|Awards||2004 NBA Champion|
2004 NBA Finals MVP
2004–05 NBA All-Defense Second Team
2005–06 NBA All-Defense Second Team
2005–06 All-NBA Second Team
2008–09 All-NBA Third Team
4x NBA All-Star
2006–07 All-NBA Third Team
2007–08 Citizenship Award
2008–09 NBA Sportsmanship Award