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Clippers hire Trent Redden to be assistant GM

Continuing to reshape their front office, the Clippers have hired Trent Redden as an assistant general manager, according to an NBA official who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. Redden had been the senior vice president of basketball operations for the Cleveland Cavaliers before...

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  • Clippers lose final summer league game to Golden State, 109-100

    Clippers lose final summer league game to Golden State, 109-100

    The Clippers did not have a strong finish in the Las Vegas Summer League, losing 109-100 to the Golden State Warriors on Friday at Thomas & Mack Center for their second loss in a row. Behind the play of forward Brice Johnson and guard Sindarius Thornwell, the Clippers had won their first three...

  • Clippers drop 91-84 decision to Miami in Las Vegas Summer League

    Clippers drop 91-84 decision to Miami in Las Vegas Summer League

    Brice Johnson made one of two free throws late in a Summer League game Thursday in Las Vegas, leaving his Clippers team down one point and eventually unable to overcome a three-point barrage by the Miami Heat. Though Johnson led the Clippers with 13 points and six rebounds, they suiffered a 91-84...

  • Sindarius Thornwell’s tack is to attack

    Sindarius Thornwell’s tack is to attack

    Sindarius Thornwell made a surprising request before the Clippers played their first Summer League game here Friday against the Lakers. Thornwell, drafted 48th by the Clippers after he capped his four-year career at South Carolina by leading the Gamecocks to their first NCAA Final Four appearance,...

  • Clippers' Brice Johnson is looking to make up for lost time

    Clippers' Brice Johnson is looking to make up for lost time

    Brice Johnson can’t forget the season he lost. The 6-foot-10 power forward still wonders what might have happened if he hadn’t suffered a herniated disk in his back in an exhibition game in October, still imagines the effect he might have had on the Clippers, who drafted him at No. 25 after a four-year...

  • Forward Danilo Gallinari ready to 'fit in' with Clippers

    Forward Danilo Gallinari ready to 'fit in' with Clippers

    After Chris Paul’s stunning departure to the Houston Rockets, the Los Angeles Clippers refocused their efforts on replacing both his productivity and leadership. The Clippers’ acquisition of Danilo Gallinari is a step in the right direction. Gallinari, sitting alongside executive vice president...

  • Grading the Lakers and Clippers Summer League players

    Grading the Lakers and Clippers Summer League players

    If you had the chance to walk through the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas on Friday evening, you certainly would have caught the vibe. The nearly sold out arena was buzzing in anticipation of rookie Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers’ NBA Summer League debut, creating an atmosphere more...

  • NBA free agency: Pistons trade for Avery Bradley, renounce rights to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    NBA free agency: Pistons trade for Avery Bradley, renounce rights to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    One of the biggest questions facing the Detroit Pistons this offseason was what they would do with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. On Friday, they replaced him. The Pistons traded forward Marcus Morris to Boston in exchange for guard Avery Bradley and a second-round draft pick in 2019. Bradley's arrival...

  • Letters: Dodgers fans finally rock the vote

    Letters: Dodgers fans finally rock the vote

    The television blackout has been a complete abomination for Dodgers fans in Los Angeles, as were the McCourt years, but it took a comment by Kenley Jansen to really unite the millions of fans in Southern California who felt they had no voice. The players speaking directly to the fans via social...

  • Clippers finalize trade for Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari

    Clippers finalize trade for Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari

    Danilo Gallinari is officially a member of the Clippers, with the team making the announcement Thursday of a three-team trade on the same day L.A. added two more guards to the fold. The Clippers acquired Gallinari in a sign-and-trade deal with the Denver Nuggets, inking the 6-foot-10 forward to...

  • Clippers acquire rights to Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans

    Clippers acquire rights to Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans

    The Clippers announced Thursday that they have acquired the rights to Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans for cash from the Philadelphia 76ers. The 76ers chose Evans in the second round with the 39th pick in the NBA draft last month and then agreed to trade him to the Clippers for compensation. Evans,...

  • Clippers, European star Milos Teodosic agree to deal

    Clippers, European star Milos Teodosic agree to deal

    The Clippers have agreed to a two-year, $12-million deal with European star Milos Teodosic, according to NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. The second year of the deal is a player option for the 30-year-old Serbian, the executives said. He got a portion of the...

  • Clippers meet with Derrick Rose, JaVale McGee

    Clippers meet with Derrick Rose, JaVale McGee

    The Clippers met with unrestricted free-agent guard Derrick Rose on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but the two sides did not reach a deal, according to an NBA executive who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. The Clippers can only offer Rose the mid-level exception of $8.4 million for...

  • Clippers to meet with free-agent guard Derrick Rose on Wednesday

    Clippers to meet with free-agent guard Derrick Rose on Wednesday

    The Clippers will meet with unrestricted free-agent point guard Derrick Rose on Wednesday to gauge his interest in joining the team, according to an NBA official who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. The Clippers probably will have the mid-level exception of $8.4 million to offer...

  • Clippers close to landing Danilo Gallinari in sign-and-trade

    Clippers close to landing Danilo Gallinari in sign-and-trade

    Free-agent forward Danilo Gallinari and the Clippers were closing in on a sign-and-trade agreement Monday night that involved the Denver Nuggets, Atlanta Hawks and Clippers guard Jamal Crawford, according to NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. Gallinari will agree...

  • Clippers talk to small forwards Danilo Gallinari, Rudy Gay

    Clippers talk to small forwards Danilo Gallinari, Rudy Gay

    The Clippers talked with free-agent small forwards Danilo Gallinari and Rudy Gay on Sunday in an attempt to get one of them to join the team, according to NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. No deal was reached with either Gallinari or Gay, the executives said,...

  • NBA free agency: Jrue Holiday will re-sign with the Pelicans

    NBA free agency: Jrue Holiday will re-sign with the Pelicans

    Jrue Holiday has joined All-Star Anthony Davis in making a long-term commitment to the New Orleans Pelicans. If all goes as the Pelicans plan, DeMarcus Cousins ultimately will follow suit. At the very least, the small-market Pelicans are now in position to play one full season with their own version...

  • Blake Griffin accepts maximum deal of $175 million to re-sign with Clippers

    Blake Griffin accepts maximum deal of $175 million to re-sign with Clippers

    Blake Griffin walked into Staples Center on Friday afternoon, his eyes quickly diverting to a video of the Clippers starting lineup that included him. A few seconds later, the video shifted to a museum in which it walked through different parts of his life during the seven years he wore No. 32...

  • NBA executives talk about the Chris Paul trade, and the 'T' word enters the conversation

    NBA executives talk about the Chris Paul trade, and the 'T' word enters the conversation

    NBA teams aren’t allowed to begin negotiating with free-agent players until 9 p.m. PDT on Friday. So how was it that Chris Paul informed the Clippers on Tuesday, three days before that window was to open, that he wanted to join the Houston Rockets? The question was posed to several team executives...

  • Chris Paul's exit leaves a hole in the heart of Clipper Nation

    Chris Paul's exit leaves a hole in the heart of Clipper Nation

    For six dramatic seasons, he was the first true shining symbol of Clipper hope. In one stunning moment Wednesday, he became just another monument to Clipper devastation. Chris Paul has bolted town, and the Clipper Curse lives. The best player in Clippers history has forced his way to the Houston...

  • Clippers trade Chris Paul to Rockets

    Clippers trade Chris Paul to Rockets

    When Chris Paul told the Clippers during a meeting this week of his desire to play for the Houston Rockets, it didn’t come as much of a surprise. His words were a “formality,” simply confirming what the team already knew, one Clippers official said Wednesday, after news broke about a trade that...

  • NBA players react to the Clippers' Chris Paul trade

    NBA players react to the Clippers' Chris Paul trade

    Social media saw lots of reaction Wednesday from one of the day’s big NBA stories — the Clippers trading Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets for Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams, Sam Dekker, Montrezl Harrell and others. According to The Times’ Broderick Turner, Paul informed the Clippers during a meeting...

  • Here's a look at players the Clippers received in the Chris Paul trade

    Here's a look at players the Clippers received in the Chris Paul trade

    Here’s a look at the key players the Clippers have acquired in the deal that sent Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets, with comments from a Western Conference scout who spoke anonymously because he is not authorized to talk about opposing teams’ players: Sam Dekker, 6-foot-9, 230-pound small forward...

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