Patrick Beverley fined $25K for outburst during Clippers-Nuggets Game 2

The incident, for which Beverley was assessed two technical fouls and ejected, occurred with 1:04 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Clippers’ 110-101 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Sept. 5

Nuggets do it again, taking Clippers to Game 7 in West

The Clippers’ Patrick Beverley fouled out with 10:16 remaining, after scoring only two points. It was his sixth foul-out of the season, the second against the Nuggets. And it was only the fourth time he’d fouled out of a playoff game; he did so Sunday in 17:37, more than seven minutes quicker than he’d ever […]

Clippers Rally To Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Nuggets

Paul George of the Clippers drives the ball against Gary Harris of the Nuggets during Game Three of the Western Conference Second Round during the 2020 NBA Playoffs at AdventHealth Arena at the ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on Sept. 7, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Getty Images)

Nuggets 3-pointers: Nikola Jokic has a bum wrist? It sure didn’t look like it against the Clippers in Game 3

1. Joker’s got a wrist problem? Since late Sunday, we’d wondered if Nikola Jokic, who was reportedly nursing a sore right wrist, would be good to go in time for Game 3. If the Serbian Sniper was feeling any ill effects, the dude didn’t show it. Big Honey was Big Money right from the get-go […]

Jamal Murray’s Nuggets get Game 7 as Clippers collapse again

— Denver Nuggets (@nuggets) September 13, 2020 The momentum then swung entirely in the final period, with the Clippers shellshocked as Patrick Beverley fouled out and Denver seized the initiative, keeping the Lakers waiting with a flurry of late scores.

Clippers, Nuggets set to decide matters in Game 7

It’s tough to argue. The Nuggets were down 3-1 to Utah in the first round and advanced; they were down 3-1 to the Clippers this series and are still at Walt Disney World, now 5-0 in elimination games so far this season. Win Tuesday, and they’ll become the first team in NBA history to successfully […]

Keeler: Denver’s now a No Kawhi Zone. And Jerami Grant, Gary Harris just handed Nuggets a Game 3 lifeline.

Jamal Murray took the wheel, netting 27 points in his most assertive outing since that three-game fireworks display against the Jazz. Nikola Jokic dropped 3-point rainbows (26 points), elbows (18 rebounds) and cross-court, Drew Lock dimes (four assists). The underdogs got a little bit of everything — 13 points from Harris and Paul Millsap, 11 […]

Nuggets coach Michael Malone: After Game 2, stop “hating” on Gary Harris

After missing nearly six months of basketball from March 11th to August 30th, Harris had his breakout game Saturday night against the Clippers in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. If his Game 7 deflection on Utah’s Donovan Mitchell was a reminder of his impenetrable defense, then his four 3-pointers Saturday showed why the […]

Clippers, Celtics restore series leads in NBA play-offs

The Milwaukee Bucks avoided a shock series sweep against the Miami Heat in their Eastern Conference semi-final, but they will need another win on Tuesday to stay alive in a series Miami lead 3-1. The Bucks could be without star Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle).

Clippers beat Mavs to take 2-1 lead; Doncic injures ankle

The Clippers had been in control for a while by then, using a team-record, 45-point second quarter to build a big lead. And when Dallas cut it to eight midway through the fourth quarter, Leonard responded with a 3-pointer and left-handed dunk on consecutive Clippers possessions to restore a comfortable lead.