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Clippers' Matt Barnes to host basketball camp in Pacific Palisades

Clippers' Matt Barnes to host basketball camp in Pacific Palisades
Clippers small forward Matt Barnes celebrates after teammate Chris Paul hits the winning basket in Game 7 of the Western Conference quarterfinals against the San Antonio Spurs on May 2. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)

Clippers small forward Matt Barnes will host a youth basketball camp Aug. 7-9 at Palisades Charter High School. The camp is available to children ages 6-14, and early registration is $250 per camper.

In Barnes' third season with the Clippers, he averaged 10.1 points on 44.4% shooting from the field in 29.9 minutes a game. The Clippers made it past the defending champion San Antonio Spurs in the first round of this season's playoffs, then were eliminated by the Houston Rockets in Game 7 of the second round.

Barnes, a 13-year NBA veteran, went to UCLA and played for the Lakers in the 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons. He has played for the Clippers since then.

He has a career average of 8.1 points on 44.8% shooting in 23.1 minutes a game.

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