On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Clippers were finally intact for practice after an injury-ravaged training camp.
On Thursday, the Clippers will take their healed group to Staples Center to play the Lakers in the season opener for both teams.
No one is more curious to see what this team has than Clippers coach Doc Rivers.
He has nine new players and had to navigate through camp with health concerns.
“Even if they had been healthy through camp, I still hadn’t seen them in a real game,” Rivers said. “Players play different sometimes when the popcorn starts and then they start looking at stats and all that stuff. It happens all the time. I don’t think that this is that...