Blake Griffin scored 27 points, Chris Paul had 24 points and Matt Barnes added 19 in helping the Clippers rout the Lakers 114-89 on Wednesday night for their ninth win in 10 games against the 16-time NBA champions.
In ESPN The Magazine's Interview Issue, Ramona Shelburne sits down with Lakers owners Jeanie and Jim Buss to discuss everything from tanking and trading Kobe Bryant to trying to live up to their father's legacy.
Steve Ballmer introduced his first major hire as owner of the Clippers on Saturday, with new president of business operations Gillian Zucker joining Jeanie Buss of the Lakers as the only female chief executive or president in major U.S. pro sports.
Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11-for-12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 victory over the winless Lakers in the first meeting of the season between the Staples Center co-tenants.
The Los Angeles Clippers might have lost backup point guard Darren Collison to an agreed upon three-year, $16 million deal with the Sacramento Kings on Thursday, but the Clippers didn't have to look too far for a potential replacement.
Magic Johnson on Tuesday responded to Donald Sterling's comments slamming the Hall of Famer, telling CNN and TMZ that the whole situation is "sad" and that the banned Los Angeles Clippers owner is directing his anger at the wrong person.
Banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling says Magic Johnson isn't a good role model for the children of Los Angeles, making the comments to CNN in the same interview where he also asks for forgiveness for the racist comments he made.