February 21st, 2013
The management of the Los Angeles Clippers did not give up his idea to bring Kevin Garnett in the ranks of the team. Both teams are in constant contact in recent weeks, as a bargaining chip for Garnett inflected names Eric and DeAndre Jordan Bledso.
The media overseas, adding that a significant Garnett likely to agree to such a transfer as his home in Malibu, and it is also close to Chauncey Billups, who played in the Clippers.
The 36-year-old Garnett is in his contract clause that does not allow to be transferred, but it can be disabled when the agreement between players and management.
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Grant Hill will retire after the end of the season
February 5th, 2013
The wing of Los Angeles Clippers and one of the most experienced active basketball players in the National Basketball Association – Grant Hill, will end his career this summer. The veteran has announced that it will hang up the sneakers after the end of season 2012/13 and will devote more time to his family.
“Playing in the NBA for 18 years and I always arises career in the first place from which my family suffered. I am now at an age where it’s time to think about the rest, but also want to spend more time with their loved ones”, said Hill on an interview, which was a sign for retiring after the end of the season. The team of Los Angeles Clippers will miss one of its most important players in the next season,.
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Blake Griffin is the “Rookie of the Year”
May 6th, 2011
The leader of the Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin was named “Rookie of the Year” for season 2010/11 in the National Basketball Association, reported the official website of the organization. Powerful winger deserved award after literally carrying his team on his back and recording 22.5 points and 12.1 rebounds per game in the regular season, which allotted 12-ranked scorer in and 4 th in wrestlers. The situation around Griffin is very interesting, since he was elected under № 1 pick in 2009-a year, but last-season control of the Clippers received severe injury that stopped him from participating in the 2009/10 season.
“To miss the entire first year in the NBA because of an injury and then come back and win this award is extremely important to me. When I realized that I can not play all year, just decided I should go back the terrain better than ever and grow with each game, “Griffin said during the awards presentation.
The 22-year-old Griffin will definitely remember a good debut season in the league, after becoming only the second basketball player who was selected to participate in the “Star Game” in its first year in the NBA, and moreover, he won the contest dunks.
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Rafer Alston and Tim Thomas are happy in their new teams
February 23rd, 2009
The newly trasfered playmaker of Orladno Magic Rafer Alston was shocked by the passage in the Eastern Conference in the last hours of the transfer window, but also said that many excited by the arrival in the team that is ready to fight for the title. “To join the team nominee for the Rings is great, my first reaction was a smile from ear to ear. Believe me, I understand what responsibility for the fill hole of the incredible playmaker as Jameer Nelson, though he had a phenomenal year “were the words of Alstan.
Tim Thomas is also happy with the new trasfer in the winter window. The player joind his old team – Chicago Bulls and is feeling very comfortable again in the city of Chicago, informed the player. He told that about the previous trasfer a high guilty hass manager Skot Skyles, but keep the goood name of the manager John Packston. “Packston then was not really involved in my transfer. I am almost sure that it was against the deal. But the times in Chicago were quite tense and did not want to talk more about it. All that is past now, the man who then control things long gone, were the words of Thomas.
Hours before the close of transfer window the managers of San Antonio Spurs are close to the attraction of the center of Los Angeles Clippers Marcus Camby. Most likely in exchange for one of the best defenders in the League “persuaders” in California will send Fabricio Rob, Bruce Bowen and George Hill. During this season, Marcus Camby makes 11.6 points, 12.7 rebounds and 2.2 average per game assistance.
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