A Blazers team already missing Damian Lillard will be without C.J. McCollum for the foreseeable future after he was diagnosed with a collapsed lung.
His players were kvelling about the sequence after the game and, on Twitter, the play – technically, the plays – were re-posted by several impressed basketball aficionados. In a nutshell: The Clippers (13-12) ran the same set on consecutive possessions, Lue’s first chess move setting up checkmate the next time down. The first time they ran it, Hartenstein screened for All-Star Paul George near the free-throw line and then, once Reggie Jackson delivered the pass to the Clippers’ star, everyone dr...
The Sacramento Kings are displaying signs of life under interim coach Alvin Gentry, and they look to score third straight victory Wednesday night when they host the Orlando Magic. Sacramento has yet to win three games in a row this season. The Kings swept a home-and home from the Los Angeles Clippers to improve to 4-3 under Gentry.