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Damian Lillard delivers late as Portland Trail Blazers beat Los Angeles Clippers in Game 5

By the time Lillard missed a shot in the fourth quarter the Blazers led by double-digits and Clippers fans were filing out of the arena for perhaps the final time of the year.

Clippers face daunting task against Trail Blazers in Game 6 of playoffs

Embrace the daunting task that lies ahead, Clippers Coach Doc Rivers has told his undermanned team. Embrace the difficult road you're on, Rivers has said to his injury-depleted team. The Clippers really do have a mountain to climb in the first-round Western Conference playoff series against the...

Portland Trail Blazers 108, Los Angeles Clippers 98: Game 5 live chat recap

Join in the conversation as the Blazers visit the Clippers in Game 5 of the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

Portland seeking to finish off Clippers in Game 6 at home Friday

By no means, Damian Lillard said late Wednesday night, does this young Portland Trail Blazers group sense that they have broken the will of the injury-depleted Clippers. The Trail Blazers’ three consecutive wins in the first-round playoff series has given them a 3-2 edge. They play Game 6 of the...

Portland Trail Blazers set sights on closing out Los Angeles Clippers in NBA playoffs

The Blazers take a 3-2 series lead with a Game 5 victory and it seems inevitable they will polish off the shorthanded Clippers Friday night in Game 6.

Five takeaways from the Clippers' 108-98 loss to Portland

The season’s not over but it sure feels like it for the undermanned Clippers after a 108-98 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series Wednesday night at Staples Center. The Clippers will need to win Game 6 on Friday night at the Moda Center in Portland to...
Orange County Register Apr 28, 2016
Paul Pierce unable to provide Clippers with the boost they desperately needed

Paul Pierce unable to provide Clippers with the boost they desperately needed

LOS ANGELES – Some things happen quickly. Monday afternoon, the Clippers had a real chance – a shot, a better one at least – at breaking through and getting to the Western Conference Finals. By the time Wednesday ended, Chris Paul’s right...

Key numbers in the Clippers' 108-98 loss to the Trail Blazers in Game 5

Key numbers from Game 5 of the Clippers-Portland first-round playoff series: 30% That was the Clippers’ shooting percentage from three-point range, going six-for-20. Among the starters, Jamal Crawford was one-for-five from three-point land, Paul Pierce 0-for-1, J.J. Redick three-for-six and Austin...
Los Angeles Times Apr 28, 2016

Clippers are game but out of luck

The evening began with sobs, Doc Rivers admitting he missed the strong shoulder of his late mother Bettye. The evening ended in sighs, the decimated Clippers realizing no amount of support could keep them upright. With Chris Paul on the bench wearing Cliff Paul glasses, with Blake Griffin in the...

Trail Blazers didn't take banged-up Clippers for granted

Wednesday's game presented the Portland Trail Blazers with an opportunity to seize a big moment against a Clippers team plagued by injuries.The Trail Blazers took advantage, competing until the end to pull out a 108-98 victory over the Clippers in Game 5 of the Western Conference first-round series...
Los Angeles Times Apr 28, 2016

Trail Blazers beat depleted Clippers, 108-98, take 3-2 lead

Staples Center appeared about half full for tipoff of the Clippers' playoff game Wednesday night, a starting time 30 minutes earlier than normal largely to blame. There were also large pockets of vacant seats by the end of what might be their final home game of the season. Half empty was a theme...
Orange County Register Apr 28, 2016
Clippers, Doc Rivers find themselves in a tough spot

Clippers, Doc Rivers find themselves in a tough spot

LOS ANGELES – Clippers coach Doc Rivers suddenly found it difficult to speak. Then he began to cry. Rivers had just been asked who he leans on so he doesn't get discouraged. It was a good question, considering the Clippers lost their two best...
Orange County Register Apr 28, 2016
Final: Short-handed Clippers are game, but they come up short in Game 5 against Trail Blazers

Final: Short-handed Clippers are game, but they come up short in Game 5 against Trail Blazers

LOS ANGELES – The trauma from seeing Chris Paul break his hand, from knowing Blake Griffin wouldn’t be on the court again this year, from having a strong chance turn to a near-impossibility, didn’t manifest Wednesday night at Staples Center. It...

How the Los Angeles Clippers have fared without Chris Paul, Blake Griffin

Here's a spoiler: The Clippers aren't nearly as good without their two best players.

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