Curses! That’s about all there was to say after the Clippers suffered the most significant collapse in team history during a 119-107 setback against the Houston Rockets in Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals on Thursday night at Staples Center. Here are five takeaways from a game that tied...
Doc Rivers sat down and sighed before taking the first question.
They are the Clippers' Big Three in playoff experience.
There are victories in the NBA playoffs and there are closeout victories.
The Clippers fell flat in their first closeout opportunity Tuesday, looking defeated from nearly tipoff of a 124-103 loss to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night at Toyota Center in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals. Here are five takeaways from the game:
Chris Paul said the Clippers had to play like they were desperate and they did. They played like they were desperate for another game against the Houston Rockets.
The Clippers lost more than a game here Tuesday night. They also lost an opportunity to give Chris Paul additional rest.
Doc Rivers has repeated it all season like a mantra. Whenever he's faced questions about his team's inconsistent play or ineffective bench or injured stars, the Clippers coach often responded with the same four words.