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2018 Schedule
42-40, 2nd in Pacific
Rivers earns coaching extension with Clippers (1:24)
Why Lakers are better fit for Kawhi than Clippers (1:19)
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41dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Knicks add Woodson, Blatt to search

As the Knicks finalize plans to meet with their top four coaching candidates, they also got permission from the LA Clippers to speak to former head coach Mike Woodson, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Lawrence Frank says Clippers aren't using "rebuild" or "reboot", but rather "reshape" since the team isn't tanking while they adjust their long term plan.

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Lawrence Frank says that he has no concerns among all of the injured Clippers players. Expects everyone who was unable to finish the season to be 100 percent. That's a list that includes Patrick Beverley, Jawun Evans, Danilo Gallinari, and Milos Teodosic.

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Lawrence Frank says of Clippers season that it was impressive that Game 80 meant something despite trade, injury, youth, extreme roster turnover.

Williams gets acrobatic reverse to fall (0:22)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Doc Rivers said he doesn't even know what to do tomorrow since he and the Clippers will not be in the playoffs. Rivers said it's not a good feeling and he doesn't want to get used to it but he is happy with how his team played despite all the injuries. Rivers said while he was disappointed in all the injuries, he challenges any other team to lose three to four starters and still finish with the same record that Clippers did.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Austin Rivers will play tonight against the Lakers.

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

LA Clippers say that Austin Rivers is probable tonight, Montrezl Harrell now questionable due to a left shoulder strain, and Lou Williams officially out again tonight vs. the Lakers. That's in addition to the usual inactives (Patrick Beverley, Avery Bradley, Milos Teodosic, Jawun Evans, Danilo Gallinari).

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Austin Rivers (questionable, elbow) is participating in shootaround today ahead of tonight's season finale against the Lakers.

Thornwell sends Clippers bench into frenzy with posterizing dunk (0:41)
Boban plays keep away with Davis (0:15)

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Despite a vicious dunk in traffic by Clippers rookie Sindarius Thornwell (career-high 20 points), the New Orleans Pelicans took care of business and won 113-100 in LA to secure their first playoff berth since 2015. Nikola Mirotic had 24 points, 16 rebounds, and made more 3s (4/9) than the entire LA team combined (2/17). Anthony Davis has a game-high 28 points. There are only two teams now competing for one playoff spot: Minnesota and Denver.

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

The New Orleans Pelicans lead the LA Clippers 59-49 at halftime. The Clippers came back from a 14-point deficit to take a 49-47 lead with 3:08 left in the first half. But New Orleans closed on a 12-0 run. Ian Clark, back from an ankle injury, has 13 points off the bench for the Pelicans.

Team Stats

Points Per Game109.09th
Rebounds Per Game43.915th
Assists Per Game22.322nd
Points Allowed109.024th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-184240.512
2016-175131.622
2015-165329.646
2014-155626.683
2013-145725.695