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2018 Schedule
30-12, 1st in Southwest
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1hAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: NBA probe focuses on Ariza as inciter

Trevor Ariza has become the focus of the NBA's investigation into the Rockets' postgame charge into the Clippers' locker room Monday night, while Chris Paul and James Harden are increasingly described as working to slow Ariza's anger, sources told ESPN.

SVP breaks down Rockets-Clippers locker room squabble (2:15)

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

LA Clippers PF Blake Griffin addressed Monday night's events with the Houston Rockets following a community event at a Watts elementary school.


Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

LA Clippers owner Steve Ballmer said of Chris Paul: "Chris was a great Clipper, and solid citizen his whole time here. Chris and I certainly have a relationship. But, as I told him last time we had dinner: every time we play, I'm against you the whole time."

Nichols: Hollywood has nothing on the NBA (3:08)

Are the Rockets and Clippers rivals?

Tim MacMahon, Andrew Han, Bobby Marks, Chris Forsberg and Nick Friedell break down the postgame fracas in LA (2:10), officiating difficulties (11:05), most calculated players (20:30) and if the Clippers and Rockets are rivals (25:05). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Han answer listener questions (36:05).


Tommy Lam ESPN 

Adrian Wojnarowski joined ESPNLA 710's Mornings with Keyshawn, Jorge & LZ to talk about last night's Clippers vs. Rockets locker room drama.

Jalen: CP3 doesn't respect Doc, Austin or Griffin (1:42)
Dustup with Clips a bad look for CP3 (2:12)
CP3's altercation with Clips deeper than basketball? (2:03)
Rockets have a bone to pick with Clippers (1:36)
Who should be the West's starting All-Star guards? (0:57)
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1dTim MacMahon

D'Antoni accuses Griffin of intentional contact

Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said Clippers forward Blake Griffin intentionally made contact with him Monday night before a heated confrontation that led to double technical fouls with 3½ minutes to play.

Sources tell Woj that 4 Rockets 'breached' Clippers' locker room (1:45)
CP3's L.A. Reunion turns ugly (0:58)
Tempers rise in CP3's return to L.A. (1:15)
Paul: 'It's always like that when you hoop' (0:39)

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Blake Griffin on what happened outside the Clippers' locker room postgame: "We were where we were supposed to be. We were in our locker room. So whatever happens over there — I mean, we can't control what anybody else does. We control what we did. Everybody was in our seats. That's it. You should ask them."


Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Clippers coach Doc Rivers on what happened outside the Clippers' locker room postgame: "Let's put it like this, our team was in our locker room. That's all I'll say. I'll let you do the rest of the investigation. I will say their entire team was not in their locker room. You're going to have to figure it out from there."

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Chris Paul on reports that he had a confrontation with James Harden in the locker room: "That's Donald Trump fake news." With a laugh, he added, "Tell him I'm looking for him!"

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1dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Rockets push into Clips' locker room

Houston's James Harden, Chris Paul, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green pushed into the LA Clippers' locker room Monday night looking to confront Austin Rivers after the Rockets' loss, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Things get heated late as Paul, Rockets lose to Clippers (2:17)

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.62nd
Rebounds Per Game44.114th
Assists Per Game22.516th
Points Allowed107.121st

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