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Lance Stephenson says it's 'passion,' not angst, he'll bring to Clippers

Lance Stephenson says it's 'passion,' not angst, he'll bring to Clippers

Lance Stephenson once famously blew in LeBron James' ear and prompted whispers at his first two NBA stops about being a bad teammate. Now he's ready for word of mouth to do something else with his spotty reputation. "I want to take that title off my name because that's not me," Stephenson said during his introductory news conference at the Clippers' practice facility Thursday, three days after the team acquired him in a trade with the Charlotte Hornets. "I'm a good locker room guy." Just ask his former teammates, Stephenson said. Or his coaches. The Clippers did a lot of checking with various sources before trading Spencer Hawes and Matt...

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