Blame percentages: The Clippers pulled out a playoff series win after being consistently terrible for a long time. Hard to blame them for losing to the top seed and clearly better team. Let’s go all blame-the-Spurs here (100 percent). This will probably be such a terrible burden for them as they cry on their championship rings.
2013: After a franchise-record 56 wins in the regular season, the 2013 playoffs saw the Clippers and Grizzlies engage in a first-round rematch. Los Angeles grabbed an early 2-0 lead to protect its home-court advantage, but Memphis rattled off four straight wins to take this series in six games. Griffin suffered a high ankle sprain in Game 5 that severely limited him in Game 6, and Paul earned an ejection in the final contest to close the season on a low note.
The Golden State Warriors announced Saturday that head coach Steve Kerr Cheap Mountain Bike Jerseys will not coach Game 3 against the Portland Trail Blazers due to an illness.
Kerr missed morning shootaround, which raised the question of whether or not Cheap Mls Jerseys he would be able to coach Saturday night.
With Kerr out, assistant coach Mike Brown will be in charge of the Warriors for Game 3.
Obviously it’s different, Draymond Green said, via mercurynews.com. Two completely different personalities. But the beat goes on.
Meanwhile, small forward Kevin Durant remains questionable, and could be a game-time decision. Durant missed Game 2 with a left calf strain, but said Friday that he wants to get back on the court.
The Warriors hold a commanding 2-0 series lead. They have not yet been tested, so Durant could get another game of rest to preserve his strength for the remainder of the playoffs.