As cutdown days go, this one was relatively free of stress.
"We'd love them all to be on it," Clippers Coach
Paul, a two-time gold medalist, and Griffin, one of the game's top power forwards, figure to have a strong chance of being on the 12-man roster that will compete in Rio de Janeiro this summer.
Jordan must contend with a strong list of finalists at center that includes
Jordan could allow himself a small pat on the back, however, for making it this far.
Like the Clippers, Cleveland had three finalists with LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and
Griffin is trying to play in his first Olympics after sitting out in 2012 because of an injury to his left knee.
While acknowledging concerns about the health of the Clippers players, Rivers said there was some upside to Paul playing even after having turned 31 in May.
"A lot of guys who play on the Olympic team say they come back in better shape because they say they don't overdo it," Rivers said. "They get to train more and when they do play or practice, they're playing against better players, so you can make a case either way."
The Clippers' postgame dance routine is no longer left to the imagination, although some might wish it was.
Austin Rivers put video footage on social media, including players' disbelieving reactions, of teammate
"What the hell was that?" Rivers says as he turns the camera toward himself.
Maybe veteran forward
"I call it 'Shake the maracas to the golf swing to the make it rain,' " Aldrich said.