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Fantasy Update

6 hours ago
Hoops Hype
These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Is this the Clippers’ last stand? – via espn.com April 28 10:03 AM Six years with Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan. Six years of trying — and failing — to break the curse. With elimination on the line, could tonight be the end of Lob City? Shares A behind-the-scenes look at the Miami Heat’s intense culture – via hoopshype.com April 27 08:30 PM When Miami Heat president Pat Riley met with unrestricted free agent Dion Waiters last summer, the...
Apr 28, 2017
Hoops Hype
These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Woj Report: Blake Griffin, the everlasting Clipper – via sports.yahoo.com April 27 07:08 PM The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski examines how Blake Griffin’s career helped redirect the course of Clippers franchise history for the better. Shares Howard Beck, Bleacher Report – via espn.com April 26 05:29 PM Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about Michael Jordan’s giant shadow, the playoffs, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, and more. Shares NBA AM:...
Apr 26, 2017
Hoops Hype
POINT GUARDS / SHOOTING GUARDS / SMALL FORWARDS / POWER FORWARDS / CENTERS 1. Blake Griffin Player Option / Power Forward / 6-10 / Team: LA Clippers 21.6 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 4.9 apg Look for him to opt out and get a humongous deal. With the Clippers’ championship window closing, will he look for greener pastures? Agent: Sam Goldfeder 2016/17 Earnings: $20,093,064 Career Earnings: $96,463,407 2. Paul Millsap Player Option / Power Forward / 6-8 / Team: Atlanta 18.1 ppg, 7.7 rpg, 3.7 apg Overachieves year after year. May not have superstar talent, but makes a...
Los Angeles Times 16 hours ago

Clippers' Austin Rivers plays despite not being 100%

For 26 days, Austin Rivers rested his strained left hamstring. He had missed the last six regular-season games and the first four playoff games in the process so he could heal properly. Then Blake Griffin went down with an injury to his right big toe in Game 3 against the Utah Jazz, and Rivers...
Deseret Morning News Apr 28, 2017
Clippers believe just as much pressure is on Jazz in Game 6

Clippers believe just as much pressure is on Jazz in Game 6

Rivers: 'They face the same pressure. They don’t want to have to go back to a Game 7 on the road, clearly."
Hoops Hype Apr 28, 2017
Trending stories: Blake Griffin, Royce Young and more

Trending stories: Blake Griffin, Royce Young and more

These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Woj Report: Blake Griffin, the everlasting Clipper – via sports.yahoo.com April 27 07:08 PM The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski examines how Blake Griffin’s career helped redirect the course of Clippers franchise history for the better. Shares Howard Beck, Bleacher Report – via espn.com April 26 05:29 PM Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about Michael Jordan’s giant shadow, the playoffs, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, and more. Shares NBA AM:...
Sun Herald Apr 27, 2017

Jeff Miller: Clippers, Jazz can keep battling, but NBA Finals are beyond their reach

LOS ANGELES – This series has had a buzzer-beater, an epic close-out strapped across the shoulders of Chris Paul and a fourth-quarter collapse so unspeakable that the Clippers, a day …
Los Angeles Times Apr 26, 2017

Clippers' second unit needs to be first-rate if team is to stay alive against Jazz

In playoff basketball, one big toe can make a huge difference. The subtraction of Blake Griffin — sidelined by an injured plantar plate in his right foot — has triggered a multiplier effect in the Clippers’ first-round playoff matchup against the Utah Jazz. “We need two or three other guys to make...
Los Angeles Times Apr 26, 2017

Clippers' five takeaways from their playoff loss to Utah Jazz

1. With Blake Griffin out (plantar plate right big toe injury), the Clippers had difficulty rebounding the basketball against the Utah Jazz in Game 5 Tuesday night at Staples Center. DeAndre Jordan had his usual haul of rebounds, collecting 12. But beyond that, Chris Paul and Luc Mbah a Moute were...
Los Angeles Times Apr 25, 2017

Clippers' Blake Griffin sees foot specialist for right toe injury

Clippers forward Blake Griffin was evaluated Tuesday by a foot and ankle specialist, but no course of action has been decided after the power forward sustained a plantar plate injury to his right big toe in Game 3 of the playoffs Friday night Salt Lake City against the Utah Jazz. Griffin will get...
SLC Dunk Apr 25, 2017
Quin Snyder can active Omega Project tonight

Quin Snyder can active Omega Project tonight

A look at the most used Utah Jazz line-ups in the post-season, and what we may still see. The Utah Jazz are 2-2 right now against the Los Angeles Clippers. Both teams were devastated by injuries all season long, but most of LAC’s injuries were to their scrubs during the season. Utah missed mostly rotation players, including playing most games without 2 starters to start this season. It’s the NBA Playoffs now. Both teams are approaching health - but in different directions. LAC is getting Austin Rivers back, but will play the rest of their games without starter Blake Griffin. UTA is now...
numberFire Apr 25, 2017
Can the Clippers Beat the Jazz Without Blake Griffin?

Can the Clippers Beat the Jazz Without Blake Griffin?

After suffering a serious injury in the playoffs for the third consecutive year, the Clippers now must try to squeak past the Jazz without Blake Griffin.
Purple and Blue Apr 25, 2017

Utah Jazz Need to Capitalize on Blake Griffin Injury

With the Utah Jazz getting healthy and fresh off of a big Game 4 win over the Los Angeles Clippers, the time is nigh to capitalize on Blake Griffin’s injury. It’s been a crazy week in Jazzland, with highs and lows sure to give even the stoutest of heart a wicked case of whiplash. We’ve […] Utah Jazz Need to Capitalize on Blake Griffin Injury - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
NBA Apr 24, 2017

Austin Rivers to return for Los Angeles Clippers in Game 5

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Clippers will be getting reserve guard Austin Rivers back for Game 5 against the Utah Jazz.
Sun Herald Apr 24, 2017

Backup G Austin Rivers to return for Clippers in Game 5

The Clippers will be getting reserve guard Austin Rivers back for Game 5 against the Utah Jazz. Coach Doc Rivers said his son's minutes would be restricted when the first-round …
Los Angeles Times Apr 24, 2017

Clippers' five takeaways from playoff loss to Utah Jazz

Here are takeaways from the Clippers' 105-98 loss to the Utah Jazz in their first-round NBA playoff series. Series is tied, 2-2. 1. The absence of Blake Griffin was felt all over the place for the Clippers in Game 4 Sunday night, but mostly on the inside during the Western Conference first-round...
Plain Dealer Apr 24, 2017

Blake Griffin, Rajon Rondo injuries change complexion of series: 2017 NBA Playoffs rewind

This playoff rewind catches you up on what happened Sunday, including how Boston and Utah took advantage of key injuries for their foes
SLC Dunk Apr 24, 2017
Utah Jazz 105 - Los Angeles Clippers 98: Game 4 Recap

Utah Jazz 105 - Los Angeles Clippers 98: Game 4 Recap

No Blake Griffin. No Gordon Hayward. No room for error. The Utah Jazz (2-2) defeated the Los Angeles Clippers (2-2) tonight by the final score of 105-98. And in doing so, have tied up their 4/5 series in the NBA Playoffs at two wins a piece. This game wasn’t a given, and there has been plenty of intrigue to add huge unknowns to this series that so many national writers assumed would be very predictable. Blake Griffin, the Clippers’ leading scorer, left Game 3 before halftime, and is now out for the rest of the season. In this one Gordon Hayward, the Jazz’ leading scorer, had to leave...

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